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HOUSE COMMITTEES


HUMAN RIGHTS

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the protection and enhancement of human rights, assistance to victims of human rights violations and their families, the prevention of violations of human rights and the punishment of perpetrators of such violations.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Suntay, Jesus "Bong" C.
Suntay, Jesus "Bong" C.

District Representative
Quezon City, 4th District

 

MEMBERS : 35 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Buillding, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 931-5001 local 7157, Telefax: 932-4803
Committee Secretary: Ms. Fely D. Parcon

SOURCE: Committee on Rules (Committee Membership) : BIS (Bills Referred) : Committee Affairs Department (Schedule of Meetings) : Engineering Division (Committees' Location/Telephone) : ICTS (Website Maintenance)


 

ROSTER OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairperson
1. Suntay, Jesus "Bong" C. (2019/08/13)
Vice Chairperson
2. Salo, Ron P. (2019/08/13)
3. Crisologo, Anthony Peter "Onyx" D. (2019/09/17)
Member for the Majority
4. Lagman, Edcel C. (2019/08/13)
5. Deloso-Montalla, Cheryl P. (2019/08/13)
6. Villarica, Henry R. (2019/08/13)
7. Tallado, Josefina B. (2019/08/13)
8. Panotes, Marisol C. (2019/08/13)
9. Abueg-Zaldivar, Cyrille "Beng" F. (2019/08/13)
10. Abunda, Maria Fe R. (2019/08/13)
11. Amante-Matba, Ma. Angelica M. (2019/08/13)
12. Babasa, Leonardo Jr. L. (2019/08/13)
13. Benitez, Francisco "Kiko" B. (2019/08/13)
14. Jimenez, Cesar Jr. "Jawo" L. (2019/08/13)
15. Cuaresma, Luisa Lloren (2019/08/13)
16. Sangcopan, Amihilda J. (2019/09/17)
17. Ramos, Ma. Bernardita "Ditas" B. (2019/09/17)
18. Tan, Angelina "Helen" D.L., M.D. (2019/09/17)
Member for the Minority
19. Fortun, Lawrence "Law" H. (2019/08/07)
20. Cabatbat, Argel Joseph T. (2019/08/07)
21. Elago, Sarah Jane I. (2019/09/23)

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 45

HB00015
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS, DECLARING STATE RESPONSIBILITIES, AND INSTITUTING EFFECTIVE MECHANISMS FOR THE PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THESE RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS

Principal Author/s: 1. LAGMAN, EDCEL C.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00055
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PERSONS ON ACCOUNT OF ETHNIC ORIGIN AND/OR RELIGIOUS BELIEF

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00136
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF ETHNICITY, RACE, RELIGION OR BELIEF, SEX, GENDER, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSION, LANGUAGE, DISABILITY, HIV STATUS, EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT AND OTHER FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMAN, GERALDINE B.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00161
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS, DECLARING STATE RESPONSIBILITIES, AND INSTITUTING EFFECTIVE MECHANISMS FOR THE PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THESE RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS

Principal Author/s: 1. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00240
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS, DECLARING STATE RESPONSIBILITIES AND INSTITUTING EFFECTIVE MECHANISMS FOR THE PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF THESE RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS

Principal Author/s: 1. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.2. GAITE, FERDINAND R.3. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.4. CASTRO, FRANCE L.5. BROSAS, ARLENE D.6. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00415
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PENALIZING ALL ACTS OF TORTURE AND OTHER FORMS OF CRUEL, INHUMAN, OR DEGRADING TREATMENT, WHETHER COMMITTED BY PUBLIC OFFICIALS OR THEIR AGENTS OR BY PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS AND UPDATING THE PENALTIES THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9745, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT PENALIZING THE COMMISSION OF ACTS OF TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN AND DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESꞌ

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00486
 
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE FOOD, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00487
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC, AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00522
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC, GENDER IDENTITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

Principal Author/s: 1. AGLIPAY, MICHAEL EDGAR Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00683
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM AGAINST TORTURE IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. AGLIPAY, MICHAEL EDGAR Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00709
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS AND PENALIZING THE ACTS OF ARBITRARY INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT

Principal Author/s: 1. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB00882
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL ORGANIZATION OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-23

HB01040
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-24

HB01532
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-08

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE FOOD, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. NOGRALES, JERICHO JONAS B.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-24

HB01579
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-08

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

Principal Author/s: 1. HATAMAN, MUJIV S.2. SANGCOPAN, AMIHILDA J.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-24

HB02144
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. FORTUN, LAWRENCE "LAW" H.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-29

HB02164
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE OBSERVANCE OF 23 NOVEMBER OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS DAY TO END IMPUNITY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.2. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.3. GAITE, FERDINAND R.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-29

HB02165
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE OBSERVANCE OF 29 NOVEMBER OF EVERY YEAR AS WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS DAY

Principal Author/s: 1. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.2. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.3. GAITE, FERDINAND R.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-29

HB02370
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-18

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING HATE SPEECH AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-29

HB02502
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-23

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COMMITTEE FOR THE PREVENTION OF TORTURE (NCPT), THE NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN AND DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR IMPLEMENTING OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE OPTIONAL PROTOCOL TO THE CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT (OPCAT), AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-30

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-30

HB02801
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM AGAINST TORTURE IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-07-31

HB03597
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-07

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE GOVERNMENT TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO INFORMATION ON FOOD AND OTHER BASIC COMMODITIES TO GUARANTEE THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO AFFORDABLE FOOD AND ADEQUATE FOOD SUPPLY PRESCRIBING GUIDELINES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GARIN, SHARON S.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-08-14

HB03672
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-08

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING HATE SPEECH AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. HATAMAN, MUJIV S.2. SANGCOPAN, AMIHILDA J.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-08-14

HB03716
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-08

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-08-14

HB04092
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-20

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PERSONS, ESPECIALLY THE POOR AND THE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, WITH RESPECT TO THEIR ACCESS TO GOVERNMENT OFFICES NATIONWIDE ON THE BASIS OF DRESS CODE, CLOTHING OR APPEARANCE AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. ONG, RONNIE L.

Date Read: 2019-08-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-08-28

HB04216
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-27

Full Title: PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF ETHNICITY, RACE, RELIGION OR BELIEF, SEX OR GENDER OR SEXUAL ORIENTATION, LANGUAGE, DISABILITY, EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT, AND OTHER FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2019-09-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-03

HB04586
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-12

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

Principal Author/s: 1. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Date Read: 2019-09-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-16

HB04587
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-13

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF AGE, RACIAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN, RELIGIOUS BELIEF OR ACTIVITY, POLITICAL INCLINATION OR CONVICTION, SOCIAL CLASS, SEX, GENDER, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSIONS, MARITAL OR RELATIONSHIP STATUS, DISABILITY, HIV STATUS, HEALTH STATUS OR MEDICAL HISTORY, LANGUAGE, PHYSICAL FEATURES, AND OTHER STATUS, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. ABELLANOSA, RODRIGO A.

Date Read: 2019-09-17

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-17

HB04647
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-17

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF ETHNICITY, RACE, RELIGION OR BELIEF, SEX, LANGUAGE, DISABILITY, EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT AND OTHER FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE PURPOSE

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-19

HB04649
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-17

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE FOOD

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-19

HB04684
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING UNLAWFUL, ACTS AND CONDUCT OF DISCRIMINATION BASED ON SEX, GENDER IDENTITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, RACE, COLOR, DESCENT, NATIONAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN, RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION OR BELIEFS, AND HEALTH STATUS AND PENALIZING THE SAME

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDEZ, FERDINAND MARTIN G.

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-09-19

HB05279
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-04

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE FOOD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Date Read: 2019-11-11

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-11-11

HB05356
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-06

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF AGE, RACIAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN, RELIGIOUS BELIEF OR ACTIVITY, POLITICAL INCLINATION OR CONVICTION, SOCIAL CLASS, SEX, GENDER, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSIONS, MARITAL OR RELATIONSHIP STATUS, DISABILITY, HIV STATUS, HEALTH STATUS OR MEDICAL HISTORY, LANGUAGE, PHYSICAL FEATURES, AND OTHER STATUS, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-11-12

HB05969
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-21

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF ETHNICITY, RACE, RELIGION OR BELIEF, SEX OR GENDER OR SEXUAL ORIENTATION, LANGUAGE, DISABILITY, EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT, AND OTHER FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ABANTE, BIENVENIDO JR. M.

Date Read: 2020-01-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-01-21

HB06024
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-22

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF AGE, SEX, CIVIL STATUS, COLOR, ECONOMIC STATUS, ETHNICITY, MEDICAL CONDITION, PHYSICAL DISABILITY, POLITICAL OPINION OR AFFILIATION, RACE, OR RELIGIOUS BELIEF, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.2. RIVERA, DOMINGO C.

Date Read: 2020-01-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-01-28

HB06098
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-29

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ANY FORM OF DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF ETHNICITY, RACE, RELIGION, SEX, GENDER, ORIENTATION, LANGUAGE, DISABILITY, EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT, ECONOMIC STATUS, HEALTH, AND OTHER STANDARDS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. HERNANDEZ, FERDINAND L.

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-02-03

HB06309
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-17

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2020-02-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-02-19

HB06392
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-26

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS AND PENALIZING THE ACTS OF ARBITRARY INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.

Date Read: 2020-03-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-03-02

HB06393
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-26

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN AND DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK FOR IMPLEMENTING OBLIGATIONS UNDER THE OPTIONAL PROTOCOL TO THE CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT (OPCAT), AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.

Date Read: 2020-03-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-03-02

HB06538
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-10

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO FREEDOM OF RELIGION IN THE PHILIPPINES GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION 5, ARTICLE III OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.2. RIVERA, DOMINGO C.

Date Read: 2020-03-11

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-03-11

HB06978
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-08

Full Title: AN ACT DESIGNATING THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS (CHR) AS THE NATIONAL PREVENTIVE MECHANISM (NPM) IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE OPTIONAL PROTOCOL TO THE CONVENTION AGAINST TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN OR DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT (OPCAT) AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-07-28

HB07043
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE ALLOTMENT OF AT LEAST TWO (2) PLACES OF WORSHIP OR PRAYER ROOMS IN EVERY GOVERNMENT BUILDING, MILITARY CAMP, HOSPITAL, AND PRIVATELY-OWNED MALL, FACTORY, HOSPITAL, AND OTHER BIG BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENT AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. TAN, SHERNEE A.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-07-28

HB07217
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF AGE, RACIAL OR ETHNIC ORIGIN, RELIGIOUS BELIEF OR ACTIVITY, POLITICAL INCLINATION OR CONVICTION, SOCIAL CLASS, SEX, GENDER, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND EXPRESSIONS, MARITAL OR RELATIONSHIP STATUS, DISABILITY, HIV STATUS, PROFESSION OR OCCUPATION, HEALTH STATUS OR MEDICAL HISTORY, LANGUAGE, PHYSICAL FEATURES, AND OTHER STATUS, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.

Date Read: 2020-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-08-05

HB07678
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-16

Full Title: A NEW ACT PROVIDING FOR REPARATION AND RECOGNITION OF VICTIMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS DURING THE MARCOS REGIME, DOCUMENTATION OF SAID VIOLATIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.2. GAITE, FERDINAND R.3. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.4. CASTRO, FRANCE L.5. BROSAS, ARLENE D.6. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2020-09-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2020-09-21

HR00230
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-14

Full Title: A RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO REVIEW THE RESOLUTION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS VICTIMS CLAIMS BOARD DENYING THE CLAIM OF DIORICA FRANCISCO LUMBAD AND OTHER WORKERS OF LA TONDEÑA DISTILLERS, INC. FOR ABUSES COMMITTED DURING MARTIAL LAW

Principal Author/s: 1. LOPEZ, MANUEL LUIS T.

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HUMAN RIGHTS since 2019-11-27

 

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SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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Select Week
 

07-DECEMBER-2020 • MONDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HUMAN RIGHTS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Flag Raising Ceremony, with Hon. Speaker Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco as Keynote Speaker
Virtual Flag Raising Ceremony to be hosted by the Committee on Human Rights - to start the celebration of the Human Rights Consciousness Week from December 7-11, 2020 with the theme: "Recover Better, Stand Up for Human Rights: We Heal As One"

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