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Hon. Lara, Joseph "Jojo" L.

Hon. Lara, Joseph "Jojo" L.
District Representative
Cagayan, 3rd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. NW-409
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7368
Direct: 931-6478

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 17

HB00716
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF THE CAGAYAN VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (CVMC) IN TUGUEGARAO CITY, PROVINCE OF CAGAYAN, FROM FIVE HUNDRED (500) TO ONE THOUSAND (1,000) BEDS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB04696
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE INTEGRATION OF THE NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6541 ENTITLED "AN ACT TO ORDAIN AND INSTITUTE A NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES" AS A MAJOR SUBJECT IN THE CURRICULUM OF THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE PROGRAMS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, SANITARY ENGINEERING, ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, AND ARCHITECTURE, AND ITS INCLUSION AS A TOPIC IN THE LICENSURE EXAMINATIONS FOR THESE PROFESSIONS

Status: Approved by the House on 2019-11-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-11-05 and received by the Senate on 2019-11-05

HB04851
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING MAY 18 OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION DAY

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2019-11-06

HB05309
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE ALTERNATIVE LEARNING SYSTEM IN THE BASIC EDUCATION FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL CHILDREN, YOUTH AND ADULTS, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, AND OTHER MARGINALIZED SECTORS OF SOCIETY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-11-12

HB05343
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP AND RETURN SERVICE PROGRAM FOR DESERVING STUDENTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2019-11-12

HB05344
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DEVELOPING THE CACAO INDUSTRY IN CAGAYAN VALLEY REGION, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE CACAO SUBSIDY FUND AND THE CACAO RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-11-12

HB05346
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MAGNA CARTA FOR BARANGAYS

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2019-11-12

HB05371
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO ESTABLISH AN ELDERLY CARE AND NURSING COMPLEX IN THE PROVINCE OF CAGAYAN

Status: Pending with the Committee on SENIOR CITIZENS since 2019-11-12

HB05372
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE CAGAYAN RIVER BASIN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, PRESCRIBING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2019-11-12

HB05434
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS HIGH SCHOOL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF IGUIG, PROVINCE OF CAGAYAN TO BE KNOWN AS THE CAGAYAN NATIONAL SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2019-11-12)

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

HR00317
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING POLICE CORPORAL EVA CLAIRE C. SANTIAGO FOR WINNING ONE (1) GOLD AND TWO (2) SILVER MEDALS IN THE RECENTLY CONCLUDED 2019 WORLD POLICE AND FIRE GAMES HELD AT CHENGDU, CHINA

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2019-09-13

HR00318
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING POLICE STAFF SERGEANT AARON JAYXEN BANATAO FOR WINNING ONE (1) SILVER MEDAL IN THE RECENTLY CONCLUDED 2019 WORLD POLICE AND FIRE GAMES HELD AT CHENGDU, CHINA

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2019-09-13

HR00319
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING MS. ZYKA ANGELICA C. SANTIAGO FOR WINNING ONE (1) SILVER MEDAL IN THE 14TH ASEAN TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS AND TWO (2) GOLD MEDALS IN THE 2019 PYEONGCHANG WORLD TAEKWONDO HANMADANG CONTEST

Status: Pending with the Committee on YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT since 2019-09-13

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

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

HR00375
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT TO ALLOCATE AND RELEASE A SUPPLEMENTAL BUDGET FOR THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY IN THE AMOUNT OF TEN BILLION PESOS (PHP10,000,000,000.00) FOR THE PURPOSE OF AIDING OUR LOCAL FARMERS THROUGH THE BUYING OF PALAY AND PROVIDING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO EASE THE EFFECTS OF THE DROP IN GATE PRICE OF PALAY AS A RESULT OF THE INFLUX OF IMPORTED RICE IN THE MARKET

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-09-30