The main effect of the agreement is to require the U.S. government to notify the Philippine authorities when it is aware of the arrest, arrest or detention of Filipino personnel visiting the United States and, at the request of the Philippine government, to invite the competent authorities to exercise jurisdiction on behalf of the Philippines, except in cases of particular interest to the State Department or the Secretary of Defense.  [VIII1] The waiver of U.S. jurisdiction is complicated because the United States is a federation of American states and therefore a federation of jurisdictions. Ang Military Base Agreement ay isa sa mga napagkasunduan ng Estados Unidos bei Pilipinas noong panahon ng mga Amerikano. Ito ay may kinalaman sa pamamahala ng mga base militar sa Pilipinas. Ano nga ba ang nilalaman ng military base agreement? Narito ang ibig sabihin ng Military Base Agreement. The agreement contains several procedural safeguards that, among other things, justify the right to due process and prohibit a double threat. The agreement also prevents the U.S. military from being brought to justice in Philippine religious or military courts. calls on both governments to waive all claims relating to the loss of equipment (although it requires that the United States comply with contractual agreements and comply with U.S. legislation on the payment of fair and fair compensation for the payment of damages, losses, personal injury or deaths caused by acts or omissions of U.S.
personnel[VI]; exempt from customs duties or taxes exported and imported by the military; and allows full movement of U.S. ships and ships Aircraft in the Philippines.  [VIII] On February 11, 2020, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte officially announced at the U.S. Embassy in Manila that he would end the pact with denunciation in 180 days, unless contrary convention was agreed during that period. In the past, Duterte has shown admiration for both Russian forces and the People`s Liberation Army of China, although the Philippines and China are involved in a dispute in the South China Sea over sovereignty over the Spratly Islands.  In June 2020, the Philippine government reversed this decision and announced that it was maintaining the agreement.  Ang 1947 Military Bases Agreement ay nagbigay ng kapangyarihan sa Estados Unidos na humawak ng mga lupain upang gawing base militar sa Filipinas sa kabila ng pagbibigay ng kasarinlan sa Filipinas. Kabilang sa itina-tag na mga base sa bansa ang Clark Field Air Base (Pam-panga), Fort Stotsenburg (Pampanga), Mariveles Military Reservation, POL Terminal and Training Area (Bataan), Camp John Hay Leave and Recreation Center (Baguio), United States Armed Forces Cemetery No. 2 (Rizal), Angeles General Depot (Pampanga), Leyte-Samar Naval Base, Subic Bay (Olongapo), Tawi-TawiWi Anchor-age (Sulu), Caiacao-Sangley Naval Point (Cavite) , Bagobantay Transmitter Area (Lungsod Quezon), Taumpi- tao Point (Palawan), Talampulan Island, Coast Guard No 354 (Palawan), Naule Point (Zambales), At Castillejos, Coast Guard 356 (Zambales). Mai karapatan din ang Estados Unidos sa mga baseng Mactan Island Army and Navy Air Base (Cebu), Florida Blanca Base (Pampanga), Camp Wallace (The Union), Puerto Princesa Army and Naby Air Base (Palawan), Tawi-Tawu Naval Base (Sulu), on Appari Naval Air Base.
Ang kasunduang ay may bisa sa loob ng 99 taon at maaaring dugtungan batay sa mapag-kakasunduan ng Filipinas at America. Nagkaroon ito ng pagbabago noong 1966 na ginawang 25 taon na lamang ang bisé at noong 1979 na inililipat sa Filipinas ang kapangyarihan sa mga base.