PRESS RELEASES »

Solon seeks creation of Bureau of Private Schools

A neophyte lawmaker is seeking the creation of a Bureau of Private Schools that shall be the main implementing arm for private education programs of the Department of Education (DepEd).... Read More

Support facilities for coconut farmers proposed

To enhance productivity among coconut farmers in the province of Quezon, a lady-lawmaker is proposing the construction of a Coco Coir Tufting Plant facility in each of the nine coco-producing municipalities of the province.... Read More

House body defers approval of bill mandating Moro History, Culture and Identity Studies as an elective subject in tertiary education

The inclusion of Moro history, culture and identity as an elective in the higher education curriculum as proposed in the House Bill 4832, will undergo further deliberation pending submission of position papers of stakeholders to the House Committee on Higher and Technical Education, chaired by Rep. Roman T. Romulo (Lone District, Pasig City).... Read More

Presidential State of the Nation Address (SONA) 2014


LIVE WEBCAST OF PLENARY SESSION »

LIVE WEBCAST OF PLENARY SESSION

Watch the live webcast of today's session at the House of Representatives plenary hall.



ONLINE ROSTER OF PHILIPPINE LEGISLATORS »

First Philippine LegislatureHouse Members from the 1st Philippine Legislature (1907) to the 15th Congress of the Republic of the Philippines.

The Online Roster of Philippine Legislators contains the names of House Members who served in the Philippine legislature from the 1st Philippine Legislature (1907) to the 15th Congress of the Republic of the Philippines. It features an alphabetical listing of House Members by name, by legislative district and by legislative period.




LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION SYSTEM »

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The LEGIS is a browser-based system that allows a user connected to the Internet to access, retrieve, print or save structured bills information and status as well as download full texts of bills, republic acts, House Journals, House publications and other published legislative materials and documents.

To guide visitors on using the system, a manual is available for downloading - LEGIS Manual.



CONGRESS ONLINE POLL

At least six (6) House bills aim to criminalize rice hoarding and profiteering during times of declared emergencies or calamities as acts of economic sabotage. These bills propose jail terms of 10 to 20 years and six-figure fines for those found guilty. Do you agree that rice hoarders and smugglers should be regarded by law as economic saboteurs and punished accordingly?

Yes

No

Undecided

Total votes: 196 View results