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Hon. Garcia, Jose Enrique III "Joet" S.

Hon. Garcia, Jose Enrique III "Joet" S.
District Representative
Bataan, 2nd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SW-302
Phone: (632) 8931-5001, Local: 7223
Direct: 8931-5891

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 36

HB00059
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT SETTING THE MINIMUM PAID-UP CAPITAL AND LOCALLY PRODUCED STOCK INVENTORY REQUIREMENTS FOR FOREIGN RETAIL BUSINESS ENTERPRISES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8762, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌRETAIL TRADE LIBERALIZATION ACT OF 2000ꞌ

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: TRADE AND INDUSTRY

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-04

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-03-11

Bill Status: Approved on Third Reading on 2020-03-11

HB00199
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REAPPORTIONMENT OF THE PROVINCE OF BATAAN INTO THREE (3) LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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

HB00200
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SPECIAL DEFENSE ECONOMIC ZONE (SPEDEZ) INSIDE THE GOVERNMENT ARSENAL DEFENSE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE LOCATED IN CAMP GEN. ANTONIO LUNA, LAMAO, MUNICIPALITY OF LIMAY, PROVINCE OF BATAAN, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE SPECIAL DEFENSE ECONOMIC ZONE AUTHORITY (SPEDEZA) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2019-07-23

HB00201
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE METRO BATAAN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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

HB00202
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AT LEAST ONE (1) HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS IN EVERY REGION NATIONWIDE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

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

HB00203
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BATAAN SPORTS TRAINING CENTER TO BE LOCATED IN THE CITY OF BALANGA, PROVINCE OF BATAAN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00204
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE ESTABLISHMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PARENT EFFECTIVENESS SERVICE BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Bill Status: Transmitted to the Committee on Appropriations on 2020-03-04

HB00205
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING THE PURPOSES AND APPLICATION OF THE SPECIAL EDUCATION FUND, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 100 AND 272 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

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

HB00206
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NATIONAL DEFENSE INDUSTRY THROUGH THE STRENGTHENING AND REVITALIZING OF THE SELF RELIANT DEFENSE POSTURE (SRDP) PROGRAM, INCENTIVIZING IN-COUNTRY ENTERPRISES, RATIONALIZING DEFENSE ACQUISITION, AND CREATING THE OFFICE OF THE UNDERSECRETARY FOR DEFENSE TECHNOLOGY RESEARCH AND INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREOF

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2019-07-23

HB00207
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT TO RATIONALIZE THE COLLECTION OF THE TAX ON BUSINESS UNDER SECTION 143 OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE, AND AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 143 AND 150 THEREOF

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

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

HB00208
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF LEARNING CITIES, MANDATING COMPLIANCE WITH THE KEY FEATURES THEREOF AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2019-09-03

HB01026
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 141, 142 AND 143 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-08-14

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2019-08-20

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01074

Date Acted Upon By the President: 2020-01-22

Republic Act No.: RA11467

Bill Status: Republic Act RA11467 enacted on 2020-01-22

HB02117
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE INCLUSION OF VISITS TO HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL HERITAGE SITES AS PART OF THE OFF-CAMPUS ACTIVITIES OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10066, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL CULTURAL HERITAGE ACT OF 2009"

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

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

HB02277
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-17

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE MANUFACTURE, IMPORTATION, SALE, DISTRIBUTION, USE, ADVERTISEMENT, PROMOTION AND SPONSORSHIP OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: TRADE AND INDUSTRY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2019-07-29

HB02278
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-17

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING AND PENALIZING THE DISSEMINATION OF FALSE OR MANIPULATED INFORMATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: PUBLIC INFORMATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2019-07-29

HB02715
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-24

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL LAND USE AND MANAGEMENT POLICY, PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHAISMS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Primary Referral: LAND USE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LAND USE since 2019-07-31

HB04228
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: 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

Date Read: 2019-08-28

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-09-20

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2019-09-20

Date Acted Upon By the President: 2020-01-06

Bill Status: Republic Act RA11465 enacted on 2020-01-06

HB04248
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A HIGH SCHOOL FOR SPORTS IN THE CITY OF BALANGA, PROVINCE OF BATAAN TO BE KNOWN AS THE BATAAN HIGH SCHOOL FOR SPORTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-04

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-09-04

HB04249
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AT LEAST ONE HIGH SCHOOL FOR SPORTS IN EVERY REGION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-04

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06312

Mother Bill Status: Senate agreed on 2020-03-04 to the request for a conference made by the House on 2020-03-03

HB04670
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PROTECTION AND SAFETY OF PEDESTRIANS, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4136, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LAND TRANSPORTATION AND TRAFFIC CODE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

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

HB04962
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-10-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY AND SUSTAINABLE VEHICLES BY PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-10-02

Primary Referral: ECOLOGY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2019-10-02

HB05376
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-07

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE CONTINUING VALIDITY OF BIRTH AND DEATH CERTIFICATES ISSUED BY THE PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY

Date Read: 2019-11-13

Primary Referral: POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS since 2019-11-13

HB05671
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-27

Full Title: AN ACT FURTHER STRENGTHENING THE AUTONOMY OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 16 AND SECTION 41 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991"

Date Read: 2019-12-02

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2019-12-02

HB05989
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-22

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

Date Read: 2020-01-22

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)

HB06135
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-30

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FISCAL REGIME FOR THE MINING INDUSTRY

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-02-03)

HB06136
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-30

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8794, ENTITLED "AN ACT IMPOSING A MOTOR VEHICLE USER'S CHARGE ON OWNERS OF ALL TYPES OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES," AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11239

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-04

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-03-10

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-03-10, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-03-11 and received by the Senate on 2020-03-11

HB06137
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-30

Full Title: AN ACT ENCOURAGING CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-09

Bill Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2020-03-10

HB06194
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-05

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DELINEATION OF THE SPECIFIC FOREST LIMITS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-02-05

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-11

Bill Status: Approved on Second Reading on 2020-03-11

HB06312
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-17

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SPORTS SYSTEM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-02-18

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-02-19

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-03-03

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01086

Bill Status: Senate agreed on 2020-03-04 to the request for a conference made by the House on 2020-03-03

HB06496
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR THE ELIMINATION OF TUBERCULOSIS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10767 OR THE "COMPREHENSIVE TUBERCULOSIS ELIMINATION PLAN ACT"

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-10

Bill Status: Approved on Second Reading on 2020-03-10

HB06497
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: AN ACT MODERNIZING THE REGULATION OF HEALTH FACILITIES AND SERVICES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4226, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "HOSPITAL LICENSURE ACT"

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-10

Bill Status: Approved on Second Reading on 2020-03-10

HB06501
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (RDC)

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2020-03-09

HB06505
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: AN ACT GRANTING FULL INSURANCE COVERAGE TO ALL QUALIFIED AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES OF THE COMPREHENSIVE AGRARIAN REFORM PROGRAM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9700, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "COMPREHENSIVE AGRARIAN REFORM PROGRAM EXTENSION WITH REFORMS"

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-10

Bill Status: Approved on Second Reading on 2020-03-10

HB06517
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-09

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (TESDA) TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT CENTER IN BALANGA CITY, PROVINCE OF BATAAN, TO BE KNOWN AS THE BALANGA CITY TESDA TRAINING AND ASSESSMENT CENTER, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-03-10

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2020-03-10

HB06558
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-11

Full Title: AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE USE OF THE RICE SUBSIDY PROVIDED UNDER THE PANTAWID PAMILYANG PILIPINO PROGRAM (4PS) IN THE 2019 GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF PALAY FROM LOCAL FARMERS, MANDATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT (DSWD), IN COORDINATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA) AND THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA), TO BUY PALAY FROM LOCAL FARMERS AND DISTRIBUTE RICE INSTEAD OF CASH TO QUALIFIED BENEFICIARIES

Date Read: 2020-03-11

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-03-11)

HB06598
 
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-11

Full Title: AN ACT CONVERTING THE MUNICIPALITY OF CALACA IN THE PROVINCE OF BATANGAS INTO A COMPONENT CITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE CITY OF CALACA

Date Read: 0000-00-00

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Reported out 2020-03-11 (#00299);Submitted by LOCAL GOVERNMENT