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HOUSE MEMBERS


Hon. Belmonte, Jose Christopher Y.

Hon. Belmonte, Jose Christopher Y.
District Representative
Quezon City, 6th District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-314
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 3112
Direct: 952-4148

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 41

HB00156
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A LOCAL GOVERNMENT RESETTLEMENT PROGRAM THAT IMPLEMENTS AN ON-SITE, IN-CITY OR NEAR-CITY STRATEGY FOR INFORMAL SETTLER FAMILIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH A PEOPLE'S PLAN AND MANDATING THE RELOCATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT TO PROVIDE OTHER BASIC SERVICES AND LIVELIHOOD COMPONENTS IN FAVOR OF RECIPIENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌURBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992ꞌ

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00157
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A RENTAL SUBSIDY PROGRAM FOR INFORMAL SETTLER FAMILIES (ISFS) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00158
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL LAND USE AND MANAGEMENT POLICY, PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on LAND USE since 2019-07-23

HB00159
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF GOVERNMENT TO EXPROPRIATE LANDS FOR SOCIALIZED HOUSING, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 9, 10, AND 11 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌURBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992ꞌ

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00160
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION (SOGIE) AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY since 2019-07-23

HB00161
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB00162
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL CENTER AND AN INTER-AGENCY COUNCIL FOR HARM REDUCTION, PROVIDING FOR DIVERSION AND HARM-REDUCTION PROGRAM FOR PERSONAL USE AND LOW-LEVEL POSSESSION OF DRUGS, PROHIBITING HARMFUL AND DISCRIMINATORY DRUG-RELATED INTERVENTIONS AND PRACTICES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-07-23

HB00163
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING A COMPREHENSIVE RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY (RRT) FOR PATIENTS WITH END STAGE RENAL DISEASE IN NATIONAL, REGIONAL, AND PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS, INCREASING THE PHILHEALTH PACKAGE RATE FOR RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY OF MEMBERS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-07-23

HB00164
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF DISASTER RESILIENCE, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2019-07-23

HB00165
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM, INCREASING COMPENSATION AND OTHER BENEFITS FOR BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS (BHW), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00709
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB00710
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF BARANGAY PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS (BPSO) THEREBY AMENDING SECTION 393, PARAGRAPH (D) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00711
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING THE MECHANISMS TO FACILITATE THE DISPOSITION OF IDLE GOVERNMENT-OWNED LANDS FOR SOCIALIZED HOUSING

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00712
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PEOPLE’S RIGHT TO INFORMATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2019-07-23

HB00713
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EMPOWERING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TO GRANT ADDITIONAL FISCAL INCENTIVES TO PERSONNEL

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00714
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY TALIPAPA, QUEZON CITY, METRO MANILA TO BE KNOWN AS TALIPAPA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-07-23

HB02501
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE 14TH MONTH PAY FOR ALL EMPLOYEES IN THE GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE SECTOR REGARDLESS OF STATUS OF EMPLOYMENT

Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2019-07-30

HB02502
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB03032
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE SECURITY OF TENURE OF WORKERS IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 248, 279, 280, 281 AND 288, AND INTRODUCING NEW ARTICLES 106-A, 106-B, 106-C, 106-D, 106-E, 280-A AND 280-B TO PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2019-08-05

HB03963
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENAMING DEL MONTE AVENUE TO FERNANDO POE, JR. AVENUE

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2019-08-27

HB04003
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE AND RECONCILIATION PROGRAM FOR THE BANGSAMORO, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE NATIONAL TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION FOR THE BANGSAMORO, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on PEACE, RECONCILIATION AND UNITY since 2019-08-27

HB04090
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF QUIRINO MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER FROM FIVE HUNDRED (500) BEDS TO ONE THOUSAND (1,000) BEDS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR IT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-08-28

HB04124
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE ESTABLISHMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF A RAINWATER HARVESTING FACILITY IN ALL NEW INSTITUTIONAL, COMMERCIAL, AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN METRO MANILA

Status: Pending with the Committee on METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT since 2019-09-02

HB04125
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING A CODE OF CONDUCT FOR THE EVICTION OF UNDERPRIVILEGED AND HOMELESS CITIZENS OR THE DEMOLITION OF THEIR DWELLINGS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 7279, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992"

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-09-02

HB04491
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT HONORING HON. REGINA PAZ "GINA" LOPEZ, RENAMING FOR THE PURPOSE LA MESA ECO PARK TO GINA LOPEZ ECO PARK

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2019-09-13

HB04586
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

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

HB04933
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT POSTPONING THE MAY 2020 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9340, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10632, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10656, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10923 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10952, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: House agreed on Conference Committee Report on 2019-11-11

HB05123
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE INSTRUCTION OF READINGS IN PHILIPPINE HISTORY II: WORLD WAR II IN THE PHILIPPINES IN SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-11-04

HB05139
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPROVING THE PUBLIC LAND TITLING THROUGH JUDICIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROCESSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2019-11-05

HB05279
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HJR0015
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE USE OF THE RICE COMPETITIVENESS ENHANCEMENT FUND (RCEF) AS PROVIDED UNDER THE UNPROGRAMMED APPROPRIATIONS OF THE 2019 GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT (GAA), THE BUREAU OF CUSTOMS' TARIFF COLLECTIONS FROM IMPORTED RICE AS OF 31 AUGUST 2019, AND OTHER POSSIBLE SOURCES, AS A SPECIAL EMERGENCY FUND FOR DIRECT CASH TRANSFERS TO RICE FARMERS

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-09-13

HJR0018
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A JOINT RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR A SUPPLEMENTAL BUDGET OF FIFTEEN BILLION PESOS (P15,000,000,000) TO BE IMMEDIATELY RELEASED TO THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA) AND DIRECTING THE LATTER TO EXCLUSIVELY USE THE AMOUNT TO URGENTLY PROCURE AT LEAST 750,000 METRIC TONS OF PALAY FROM LOCAL FARMERS AT THE FARM GATE PRICE OF TWENTY PESOS (P20) PER KILOGRAM, AND SELL THE NFA RICE AT TWENTY-SEVEN PESOS (P27) PER KILOGRAM IN ORDER TO EASE THE DIRE IMPACTS OF THE RICE LIBERALIZATION AND TARIFFICATION LAW

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-09-23

HR00103
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION COMMENDING SENATOR EMMANUEL ꞌMANNYꞌ PACQUIAO FOR HIS EXEMPLARY PERFORMANCE AT THE RECENTLY HELD WBA (SUPER) WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP DEFEATING KEITH THURMAN

Mother Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00003 on 2019-07-24
Status: Consolidated into HR00102

HR00154
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY, THE COMMITTEE ON JUSTICE, AND THE VISAYAS DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE SPATE OF KILLINGS IN THE ISLAND OF NEGROS AND TO URGE ALL CONCERNED AUTHORITIES TO WORK TOWARDS THE IMMEDIATE DELIVERY OF JUSTICE FOR THE VICTIMS

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

HR00257
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-28

HR00325
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO RESTORE CUTS IN THE MAINTENANCE AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES, AND STUDY OPTIONS TO AUGMENT FUNDING FOR PERSONNEL SERVICES AND CAPITAL OUTLAY

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-09-16

HR00418
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR CLIMATE JUSTICE, STRENGTHENED IMPLEMENTATION OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY LAWS IN THE COUNTRY AND FOR DEVELOPED COUNTRIES TO DELIVER ON THEIR COMMITMENTS

Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-11-04

HR00431
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON SOCIAL SERVICES TO INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE EXORBITANT FEES CHARGED FOR FUNERAL AND BURIAL SERVICES BY HIMLAYANG PILIPINO, INC. AND OTHER SERVICE PROVIDERS IN METRO MANILA, AND TO REVIEW EXISTING LAWS PERTAINING TO SUCH

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-11-04

HR00484
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO THE FAMILIES SEVERELY AFFECTED BY THE SERIES OF EARTHQUAKES IN MINDANAO FOR THEIR IMMEDIATE NEEDS

Status: Pending with the Committee on DISASTER MANAGEMENT since 2019-11-06

HR00486
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON JUSTICE AND THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO JOINTLY INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE PLIGHT OF PERSONS DEPRIVED OF LIBERTY WITHIN THE NEW BILIBID PRISON

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-11-06

PS00024
 
 

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2019-11-04