SC, BCDA Sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 5.8-hectare Judiciary Complex in New Clark City

July 4, 2019

Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin (center, first row) witnesses the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Supreme Court (SC) and the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) for the allocation of a 5.8-hectare area inside the National Government Administrative Center (NGAC) in New Clark City for the SC and its attached agencies. Court Administrator Jose Midas P. Marquez (second from left, first row), on behalf of the Judiciary, and BCDA President and CEO Vivencio Dizon (fourth from left, first row) signed the memorandum. Also present were (from left to right, second row) SC Justices Jose C. Reyes, Jr.Marvic Mario Victor F. LeonenAntonio T. CarpioDiosdado M. PeraltaHenri Jean Paul B. Inting; Atty. Laura C.H. del Rosario (left, first row), Deputy Clerk of Court and Judicial Reform Program Administrator; and BCDA Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Aileen Anunciacion Zosa (right, first row). The 5.8-hectare lot will be used, among others, as a regional office of the Supreme Court with an archive center, data center, and a training center with living quarters; and also by its attached agencies such as the Philippine Judicial Academy and the Judicial and Bar Council. (Courtesy of the SC Public Information Office)