[Citation required] For 12 years (1980-1992), he was a member of the Committee of Consultants, Bureau of Local Government Supervision, which oversaw the domestic operations of Qatarang Pambarangay Law. [Citation required] According to the decree, the body was known as Lupong Tagapayapa.  Baranggay refers not only to barrios declared Baranggays under Presidential Decree No. 557, but also to Baranggays, also called citizens` assemblies under Presidential Decree No. 86. 5. .