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PLSPayday Loan Store (various locations)
PLSPartial Least Squares
PLSPolska Liga Siatkowki (Polish: Polish Volleyball League)
PLSPublic Library of Science
PLSProfessional Land Surveyor
PLSPrimary Lateral Sclerosis
PLSPlane to Line Switching (display screen technology)
PLSPublic Law Section (Minnesota Bar Association)
PLSPure Live Seed
PLSPacific Laser Systems (San Rafael, CA)
PLSProfit and Loss Sharing
PLSProvidenciales, Turks And Caicos Islands (Airport Code)
PLSPlaylist file (Real Audio file extension)
PLSPrize-Linked Savings (lotteries; various locations)
PLSPublic Land Survey
PLSPrisoners' Legal Serices (various locations)
PLSPrinceton Law School
PLSPioneer Library System (Norman, OK)
PLSPump Lift Station
PLSPregnant Leach Solution (mining process)
PLSProgressive Lateral Safety
PLSPlay List
PLSPlus Symbol
PLSPulse Mode
PLSProfessional Legal Secretary
PLSPlant Science
PLSPropellants and Life Support
PLSPalletized Load System
PLSProperty Listing Service (real estate)
PLSPerformance Learning Systems (various locations)
PLSPediatric Life Support
PLSPittsburgh Logistics Systems (Cranberry, PA)
PLSPre-Law Society (various schools)
PLSPost Launch Support
PLSProduct Line Simplification
PLSProject Lifesaver (est. 1999; cognitive disorder program; Chesapeake, VA)
PLSPennsylvania Legal Services
PLSPeninsula Library System (San Mateo, CA)
PLSPacific Language School (Tokyo, Japan)
PLSPassionate Love Scale
PLSPohang Light Source
PLSParty-List System
PLSPersonal Locator System (US DoD)
PLSPoint Last Seen (search and rescue)
PLSPillars of Logistic Support (US DoD)
PLSPower Link System
PLSPhysical Layer Signaling
PLSPhysical Signaling
PLSPrivate Line Services (Sprint)
PLSProjection to Latent Structures
PLSPropellant Loading System (US DoD and US NASA)
PLSPosition Latérale de Sécurité (French: Safety Position)
PLSProgrammable Limit Switch
PLSPediatra di Libera Scelta (Italian: Primary Care Pediatrician)
PLSPrecision Location System (US DoD)
PLSPrivate-Label Security (mortgage securities market)
PLSPersonnel Locator System
PLSProjectile Location System
PLSPlumb, Level and Square
PLSPrimary Landing Site
PLSPlace Last Seen (search and rescue)
PLSPersonnel Launch System
PLSProject Leadership Services (consulting)
PLSProduct Launch Services
PLSProgrammable Logic Sequencer
PLSPhysical Layer Specification
PLSPort Level Security (Cisco)
PLSPeople's Law School (various organizations)
PLSPlanning Level Survey (variouis organizations)
PLSPartial Lump Sum
PLSPosition Location System
PLSPrivate Limousine Service (various locations)
PLSPre-Licensing Serial (vaccines)
PLSPortal Language Services (resource)
PLSPivot Legal Society (Canada)
PLSPhysics and Life Sciences
PLSPre-Launch Survivability
PLSPallet Live Storage
PLSPositive Lubrication System
PLSProfessional Designation in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (American Society of Transportation and Logistics)
PLSPersian Lake States
PLSPower Leveling Sequence
PLSProgram Support Library
PLSPhysical-Level Sharing
PLSPrecautions, Limitations and Setpoints
PLSPresidential Logistics Squadron
PLSPremobilization Legal Services
PLSProduct List Suppliers
PLSPulsed Lepton Source
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'Comelec's initiatives should be complemented by Congressional approval of amendments to the Party-list System Act of 1995, particularly the prohibition on incumbent government officials and members of political clans from becoming party-list nominees,' Arao said.
Drilon said that reforms to the country's political party system and the party-list system are critical in order to achieve genuine political development and strengthen the democratic system.
De Lima saidtheprotracted issue involving Duterte Youth was "a clear case of exploitingtheparty-list system by known alliesofthepresent administration to earn a seatinCongress." "While its intent is laudable,thelaw has been bastardized by moneyed politicians and businessmen and their dummiesinorder to gain political power courtesy of the loopholes and weaknessesofthepresent party-list system," she added.
10529 yesterday [June 4] 'giving due course' to the application for substitution of Ronald Cardema to be the first nominee of Duterte Youth begs a fundamental question: Why should the poll body spend even just one second entertaining a petition that makes a mockery of the party-list system?' the group said.
The deliberations of the framers of the 1987 Constitution indicated that the party-list system was conceived to 'democratize political power by encouraging the growth of a multi-party system,' De Lima argued.
Opposition Senator Leila de Lima is seeking passage of a bill that would reform the existing party-list system, saying it was high-time to ensure that only the marginalized sectors of society are genuinely represented in government.
In an advisory, Kontra Daya said the demonstration aims to compel the Commission on Election (Comelec) to stop unscrupulous people from taking advantage of the party-list system.
Party-list system abuse continues !-- -- I've written previously that I think there are changes that are overdue in our current Constitution.
This is the latest news about party-lists in the country, which had earlier drawn widespread publlc attention when President Duterte said in Cagayan de Oro City last June 12 that the party-list system has been used by millionaires to win seats in the House.
President Rodrigo Duterte issued the scathing remark Wednesday night as he lamented the entry of millionaires in Congress through the party-list system, impairing its mandate to provide representation for the marginalized sectors.
'What proves to be even more alarming is the prevalence of political dynasties in the party-list system. Given enough time, the party-list system has mirrored other elected positions in government, where members of the same family take turns in running and occupying party-list seats,' it added.
It's unclear if he intends to challenge his disqualification all the way to the Supreme Court, whose decision in a particular case opened the floodgates to the bastardization of the party-list system. Even several former members of the constitutional commission that drafted the Charter ratified in 1987 have lamented that the party-list system has become so perverted it's unrecognizable from what the framers had in mind.