HOUSE BILL 4165
“AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NATIONAL HIGHWAY FROM THE LANAO DEL NORTE INTERIOR CIRCUMFERENTAIL ROAD IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF TAGOLOAN, LANAO DEL NORTE TO THE MUNICIPALITY OF TALAKAG, PROVINCE OF BUKIDNON, WITH A CROSSROAD AT BARANGAY PANALAWAN, MUNICIPALITY OF TAGOLOAN, LANAO DEL NORTE AND CONNECTING ROADS TO THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY IN ILIGAN CITY THROUGH BARANGAY PUGAAN, ILIGAN CITY AND TO THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY IN MARAWI CITY THROUGH THE MUNICIPALITY OF KAPAL, LANAO DEL SUR, TO BE KNOWN AS THE MUSLIM-CHRISTIAN UNITY CROSSROAD AND HIGHWAYS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR”
This bill seeks to provide the two national highways and a crossroads that connects the Province of Lanao Del Norte, Lanao Del Sur, and Bukidnon, including the cities Iligan and Marawi. The said highway shall start from the Lanao Del Norte Interior Circumferential Road in the Municipality of Tagoloan, Lanao Del Norte to the Municipality of Talakag, Province of Bukidnon, with a crossroad Barangay Pinalawan, Tagoloan, Lanao Del Norte and connecting roads to the national in Iligan City through Barangay Pugaan, Iligan City, and to the national highway of Marawi City through the Municipality of Kapai, Lano Del Sur. The aforesaid crossroads and national highways shall be known as the MUSLIM-CHRISTIAN UNITY CROSSROAD AND HIGHWAYS to highlight their literal significance in improving the good relations- trade, personal, cultural- between the Muslims and the Christian in the Lanao Provinces and Bukidnon and the cities of Iligan and Marawi, in particular, and the whole of Mindanao in general.
This House Bill is also supported by Representative Mohamad Khalid Q. Dimaporo of the First District of Lanao Del Norte, Abdullah D. Dimaporo of the Second District of Lanao Del Norte, Ma. Lourdes Acosta-Alba of the First District of Bukidnon, and Ansarudin A.M.A. Adiong of the First District of Lanao Del Sur.