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Hon. Benitez, Francisco "Kiko"  B.

Hon. Benitez, Francisco "Kiko" B.
District Representative
Negros Occidental, 3rd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-P
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7903
Direct: 936-1830

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 22

HB00041
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CHANGING THE TERM OF OFFICE OF BARANGAY OFFICIALS AND MEMBERS OF THE SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN FROM THREE (3) TO FIVE (5) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 43 (c) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991

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

HB00042
 [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 RELOCATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TO PROVIDE OTHER BASIC SERVICES AND LIVELIHOOD COMPONENTS IN FAVOR OF THE 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

HB00043
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING ALL BARANGAY OFFICIALS, INCLUDING BARANGAY TANODS, MEMBERS OF THE LUPON NG TAGAPAMAYAPA, BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS AND BARANGAY DAY CARE WORKERS, A LUMP SUM RETIREMENT PAY EQUIVALENT TO ONE (1) YEAR HONORARIUM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 393 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991"

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

HB00044
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS

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

HB00045
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE VISAYAS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2019-07-23

HB00046
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A COASTAL ROAD TRAVERSING THE CITIES OF BACOLOD, SILAY, TALISAY AND VICTORIAS, AND THE MUNICIPALITY OF ENRIQUE B. MAGALONA IN THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2019-07-23

HB00078
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEFINITION OF PUBLIC UTILITY, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 146, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌPUBLIC SERVICE ACTꞌ, AS AMENDED

Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)

HB02510
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE SIXTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN VICTORIAS CITY, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980, AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB03113
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A BILL OF RIGHTS OF COMMUTERS, PROMOTING EFFICIENT, SAFE, CONVENIENT, ACCESSIBLE AND INCLUSIVE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2019-08-05

HB03412
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING INTEGRATED URBAN AGRICULTURE IN URBAN AREAS NATIONWIDE TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-08-07

HB03890
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MULTI-SPECIES MARINE HATCHERY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF ENRIQUE B. MAGALONA, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES since 2019-08-20

HB03891
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES IN THE COUNTRY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2019-08-20

HB04157
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 4, 5, 20, 22, 27, 28, 34, 40, 50, 73, 112, 117, 204, 222, 237, 237-A, 255, 256, 257, 258, 261, 263, 264, 266, 275, 290, 291, 292 AND ADDING NEW SECTIONS 6-A, 282-A, 293, 294, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 306, 307, 308, 309, 310, 311, 312, 313, 314, 315 AND 316 ALL UNDER THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-13, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-09-16 and received by the Senate on 2019-09-16

HB04228
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM JANUARY ONE TO DECEMBER THIRTY-ONE, TWO THOUSAND AND TWENTY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-20, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-10-01 and received by the Senate on 2019-10-01

HB04348
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECOGNIZING X-LINKED DYSTONIA PARKINSONISM (XDP) AS A RARE FILIPINO DISEASE, CREATING THE XDP CENTER OF THE PHILIPPINES TO SPEARHEAD RESEARCH AND PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO PATIENTS OF SAID DISEASE, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-09-10

HB04664
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING REFORMS IN REAL PROPERTY VALUATION AND ASSESSMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, REORGANIZING THE BUREAU OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)

HB04763
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF THE TERESITA LOPEZ JALANDONI PROVINCIAL HOSPITAL IN THE CITY OF SILAY, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL FROM ONE HUNDRED (100) TO THREE HUNDRED (300) BEDS, UPGRADING ITS SERVICES AND FACILITIES, AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE OF ITS MEDICAL PERSONNEL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-09-25

HB04953
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE BALANGAY AS THE NATIONAL BOAT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-10-02)

HR00150
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE CONDUCT OF A STRATEGIC REVIEW OF THE OPERATIONS AND ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND THE FORMULATION OF A RIGHTSIZING PLAN WITH AN ACCOMPANYING EARLY RETIREMENT INCENTIVE BENEFIT FOR AFFECTED PERSONNEL, AND THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A ONE-TIME SEPARATE EARLY RETIREMENT INCENTIVE BENEFIT FOR QUALIFIED PERSONNEL

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

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

HR00328
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO RESTORE THE 2020 PROPOSED BUDGET OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (DOLE) AMOUNTING TO 19.37 BILLION PESOS THAT WAS REDUCED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND MANAGEMENT TO 14.421 BILLION PESOS

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

HR00412
 
 

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE STRONG OPPOSITION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONGRESS TO THE PLANNED LIBERALIZATION OR DEREGULATION OF THE IMPORTATION OF SUGAR FOR THE PURPOSE OF SAFEGUARDING THE WELFARE OF SUGAR FARMERS, FARM AND MILL WORKERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2019-10-02)