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Hon. Cabatbat, Argel Joseph T.

Hon. Cabatbat, Argel Joseph T.
Party List - MAGSASAKA

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SW-605
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7303
Direct: 931-5776

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 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)

HB00538
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL REFORM, DEFINING ITS MANDATES, POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00539
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COASTAL GREENBELT PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00540
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 146, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)
Status: Consolidated into HB00078

HB00541
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND PROVIDING FOR THE RATIONALIZATION OF WAGE LEVELS ON A NATIONAL OR INDUSTRIAL BASIS

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2019-07-23

HB04593
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING PHILIPPINE AGRICULTURAL GROWTH AND STIMULI ACCELERATION (PAGASA) ACT, DEFINING ITS MANDATES, POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-09-17

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)

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

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

HJR0022
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

JOINT RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE USE OF THE RICE SUBSIDY AS PROVIDED IN THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT (GAA) FOR THE PURCHASE OF PALAY FROM LOCAL FARMERS, MANDATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT (DSWD), DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (DILG), DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE (DND), DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOTr), AND THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR), IN COORDINATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA) AND THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA), TO DIRECTLY PURCHASE PALAY FROM LOCAL FARMERS AND DISTRIBUTE RICE SUBSIDY ALLOWANCE IN THE FORM OF ACTUAL RICE, INSTEAD OF CASH

Status: Approved on Third Reading on 2019-11-12

HR00021
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN IMMEDIATE REVIEW AND AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, BY THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, ON THE EFFECT OF REPUBLIC ACT 11203, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE RICE TARIFFICATION LAW ON RICE PRODUCERS, FARMERS AND OTHER FARMWORKERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

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

HR00134
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, IN THE PROCUREMENT OF DRUGS AND MEDICINES NEARING EXPIRY AND ITS DELAYED DISTRIBUTION TO PUBLIC HOSPITALS NATIONWIDE

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

HR00235
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INVESTIGATION IN AID OF LEGISLATION BY THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON THE TWO HUNDRED NINETY-NINE (299) IRRIGATION PROJECTS FLAGGED BY COMMISSION ON AUDIT

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-08-27

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

HR00283
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD AND THE HOUSE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON FOOD SECURITY TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE DIRE IMPACTS OF RICE LIBERALIZATION AND TARIFFICATION LAW (RA 11203) ON RICE FARMERS, RICE MILLERS, RETAILERS, CONSUMERS AND ON THE FINANCIAL SECTOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-09-04

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

HR00332
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY AND INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, RELATING TO INCREASING NUMBER OF RICE CARTELS AND RICE SMUGGLING IN THE COUNTRY

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-09-17

HR00336
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR AN IMMEDIATE INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE STATUS OF AFRICAN SWINE FEVER PROLIFERATION IN THE COUNTRY

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-09-18

HR00365
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING SPEAKER ALAN PETER CAYETANO THROUGH THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO RESTORE THE FISCAL YEAR 2020 PROPOSED SUBSIDY FROM THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT OF PHP 6.146 BILLION FOR THE NATIONAL ELECTRIFICATION ADMINISTRATION REDUCED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND MANAGEMENT TO PHP 1.531 BILLION PESOS

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-09-24

HR00369
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO RESTORE THE FY 2020 PROPOSED BUDGET OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA) AMOUNTING TO 333.2 BILLION PESOS THAT WAS REDUCED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND MANAGEMENT TO 71.8 BILLION PESOS

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

HR00415
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR AN IMMEDIATE INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGED POINT SOURCE POLLUTION IN COASTAL AND MARINE WATERS IN MUNICIPALITIES OF LIAN AND NASUGBU, PROVINCE OF BATANGAS

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

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

HR00506
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE POSSIBLE IMPOSITION OF STRICTER IMPORT REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES AND OTHER ENFORCEABLE MEASURES ON FRESH, FROZEN, PROCESSED PORK PRODUCTS, AND BY-PRODUCTS TO CONTAIN THE AFRICAN SWINE FEVER (ASF) VIRUS IN THE COUNTRY

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