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RA 11201: Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development Act

RA 11201: Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development Act

Creates a new Department, which consolidates the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council and the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board, to serve as the "primary national government entity responsible for the management of housing, human settlement and urban development". It will also be the sole and main planning and policy-making, regulatory, prog m coordination and performance monitoring entity for all housing, human settlement, and urban development concerns, ensuring that the underprivileged and homeless people have access to safe and affordable homes.

Signed into law on February 14, 2019