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HOUSE MEMBERS


Hon. Abante, Bienvenido Jr. M.
Minority Leader
District Representative
Manila, 6th District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-306
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7920
Direct: 442-4260

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 17

HB01588
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AN ACT IMPOSING THE DEATH PENALTY FOR SPECIFIC CRIMES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9346, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT PROHIBITING THE IMPOSITION OF THE DEATH PENALTY IN THE PHILIPPINESꞌ, FURTHER AMENDING ACT NO. 3815, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ꞌTHE REVISED PENAL CODEꞌ AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7080, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT DEFINING AND PENALIZING THE CRIME OF PLUNDERꞌ, AND AMENDING ACT NO. 9165, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌCOMPREHENSIVE DANGEROUS DRUGS ACT OF 2002ꞌ, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8177, ENTITLED ꞌACT DESIGNATING DEATH BY LETHAL INJECTIONꞌ, AND OTHER PENAL LAWS

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2019-07-24

HB02069
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MAKING BIBLE READING MANDATORY IN ALL PUBLIC ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-07-29

HB02070
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AN ACT EXEMPTING CHURCH MINISTERS, PRIESTS, RABBIS AND IMAMS FROM SECURING GOVERNMENT LICENSE TO SOLEMNIZE MARRIAGE, FURTHER AMENDING EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, ACT NO. 3815 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, ACT NO. 3753, AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A CIVIL REGISTRAR, AND NATIONAL STATISTICS OFFICE ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 1, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSE

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2019-07-29

HB02071
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXEMPTING BIBLES AND OTHER RELIGIOUS ARTICLES AND CERTAIN MERCHANDISE FROM TAXES, DUTIES, FEES AND OTHER CHARGES, EXEMPTING CHURCHES FROM THE REQUIREMENT OF TAX EXEMPTION CERTIFICATES IN AVAILING TAX EXEMPTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2019-07-29

HB03949
 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR GERIATRIC HEALTH INTO A CORPORATE BODY TO BE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL CENTER FOR GERIATRIC HEALTH AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE", AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2019-08-14)

HCR0003
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CONCURRENT RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR THE LEGISLATIVE CALENDAR FOR THE FIRST REGULAR SESSION OF THE EIGHTEENTH CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Approved by the House on 0000-00-00, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-07-31 and received by the Senate on 2019-07-31

HR00102
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING SENATOR EMMANUEL "MANNY" PACQUIAO FOR SUCCESSFULLY GAINING THE WORLD BOXING ASSOCIATION (WBA) WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE, TRIUMPHING OVER KEITH "ONE TIME" THURMAN ON JULY 21, 2019 AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS, NEVADA

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00003 on 2019-07-24

HR00137
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE GRANT OF ADDITIONAL DISTRICT OPERATIONAL BUDGET FOR THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-08-06

HR00139
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A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE PROFOUND SYMPATHIES AND DEEPEST CONDOLENCES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO THOSE AFFECTED BY THE TWIN EARTHQUAKES AND AFTERSHOCKS THAT HIT ITBAYAT, BATANES ON JULY 27, 2019; THANKING THOSE WHO IMMEDIATELY RESPONDED TO THE DISASTER AND EXTENDED HELP; AND CALLING TO EXPEDITE HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE TO THE AFFECTED AREAS

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00004 on 2019-07-29

HR00141
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE CLOSURE OF ALL PHILIPPINE CHARITY SWEEPSTAKES OFFICE (PCSO) OUTLETS DUE TO MASSIVE CORRUPTION

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-06

HR00188
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RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE COMPASSION AND EMPATHY OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE JULY 13, 2019 EARTHQUAKE IN CARRASCAL, CANTILAN AND MADRID, SURIGAO DEL SUR AND COMMENDING THE IMMEDIATE RESCUE AND RELIEF EFFORTS EXTENDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT, THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL FOR THEIR IMMEDIATE RESPONSE AND ASSISTANCE

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-06

HR00203
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION OF THE MINORITY FOR THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH TO CONDUCT INVESTIGATION ON THE ALLEGED OVERSTOCKING, UNUSED, EXPIRED MEDICINES BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, WITH THE VIEW OF INSTITUTING FISCAL REFORMS WITHIN THE AGENCY, RELATIVE TO THE INVENTORY, USE, CONTROL AND DISTRIBUTION OF MEDICINE BY THE AGENCY

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-14

HR00218
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION OF THE MINORITY FOR THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH TO CONDUCT INVESTIGATION ON THE ALLEGED OVERSTOCKING, UNUSED, EXPIRED MEDICINES BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, WITH THE VIEW OF INSTITUTING FISCAL REFORMS WITHIN THE AGENCY, RELATIVE TO THE INVENTORY, USE, CONTROL AND DISTRIBUTION OF MEDICINE BY THE AGENCY

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-20

HR00234
 
 

RESOLUTION OF THE MINORITY FOR THE APPROPRIATE HOUSE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION ON THE COMMISSION ON AUDIT (COA) 2018 AUDIT FINDINGS ON THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (DEPED) RELATIVE TO VARIOUS ERRORS ON LEARNING MATERIALS INTENDED FOR GRADE 3 PUPILS VALUED AT OVER P254.3M, INCLUDING AN ALARMING NUMBERS OF UNDISTRIBUTED INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS VALUED AT OVER P113M, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, FOR PURPOSES OF INSTITUTING REFORMS, REVIEW OF POLICIES AND ASSESSMENT OF DEPED

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2019-08-14)

HR00238
 
 

RESOLUTION OF THE MINORITY CALLING ON THE APPROPRIATE HOUSE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION ON THE ALLEGATIONS OF FRAUDULENT MEDICAL CLAIMS, MISMANAGEMENT & NEGLIGENCE, GRAFT & CORRUPTION AGAINST PHILIPPINE HEALTH INSURANCE CORPORATION (PHILHEALTH), IN AID OF LEGISLATION, FOR PURPOSES OF INSTITUTING REAL REFORMS, REVIEW OF PHILHEALTH POLICIES AND ASSESSMENT OF ITS EFFECTIVENESS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE LAW (REP. ACT NO. 11223

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2019-08-15)

HR00257
 
 

RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, BY THE COMMITTEE OF BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ON THE FAILURE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO EFFECTIVELY AND FULLY IMPLEMENT ITS PROGRAMS RELATED TO TEXTBOOK AND OTHER LEARNING MATERIALS, AND THE BASIC EDUCATION FACILITIES, AND FOUND BY THE 2018 COMMISSION ON AUDIT OBSERVATION REPORT OF THE DEPARTMENT

Status:

PS00002
 
 

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-07-24