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HOUSE MEMBERS


Hon. Legarda, Loren

Hon. Legarda, Loren
Deputy Speaker
District Representative
Antique, Lone District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. NW-310
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7349
Direct: 931-5426

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 53

HB00631
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8759, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE ACT OF 1999, AS AMENDED, TO INCLUDE ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN THE SCOPE OF THE LAW, TO RENAME THE PRESENT PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE (PESO) INTO THE PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP OFFICE (PEESO), AND TO ESTABLISH THE BARANGAY EMPLOYMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP OFFICES (BEESO) NATIONWIDE, DEFINING ITS ROLE WITHIN THE EXISTING NETWORK, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00632
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE NORTHERN ANTIQUE PROTECTED SEASCAPE AND LANDSCAPE LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF LIBERTAD, PANDAN, SEBASTE, CULASI AND TIBIAO IN THE PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE AS AN ECOTOURISM ZONE TO ENCOURAGE THE RESPONSIBLE AND SUSTAINABLE USE AS WELL AS FOR THE PRESERVATION AND CONSERVATION OF THE NATURAL RESOURCES FOUND THEREIN, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00633
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING A HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS IN THE PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE TO BE KNOWN AS THE ANTIQUE HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00634
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB00635
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE MANUFACTURING, IMPORTATION AND USE OF SINGLE-USE PLASTIC PRODUCTS, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES, LEVIES AND INCENTIVES SYSTEM FOR INDUSTRIES, BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AND CONSUMERS THEREOF

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

HB00636
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND PROTECTION OF THE PHILIPPINE HANDLOOM WEAVING INDUSTRY

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2019-07-23

HB00637
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING FOOD FOREST GARDENING, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-07-23

HB00638
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING PHILIPPINE PARTICIPATION IN THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS OF THE VENICE BIENNALE

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

HB00639
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROTECTING AND STRENGTHENING THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES CONSERVED AREAS, RECOGNIZING THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION, ESTABLISHING FOR THE PURPOSE THE NATIONAL INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY CONSERVED AREAS (ICCA) REGISTRY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2019-07-23

HB00640
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB02182
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION, PROVIDING FOR ITS POWERS, STRUCTURE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2019-07-29

HB02183
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR URBAN AND COUNTRYSIDE GREENING IN THE PHILIPPINES THROUGH MANDATORY TREE PLANTING AND ADOPTION OF A FOREST SANCTUARY BY PUBLIC SCHOOLS UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on REFORESTATION since 2019-07-29

HB02184
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROMOTE A LOW CARBON ECONOMY ESTABLISHING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE EMISSION CAP-AND-TRADE SYSTEM IN THE INDUSTRY SECTOR TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND PROTECT THE CLIMATE

Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-07-29

HB02185
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE INTEGRATION AND MAINSTREAMING OF CULTURAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES IN THE COUNTRY’S NATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

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

HB02186
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB02187
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS TO THE DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF A DECEASED RETIRED MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON AUDIT, CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS, AND THE OMBUDSMAN, OR THE SURVIVING PARENTS OR NOMINATED PERSON OF SUCH DECEASED RETIREE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10084, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT GRANTING SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS TO THE SURVIVING LEGITIMATE SPOUSE OF A DECEASED RETIRED MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON AUDIT, CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS AND THE OMBUDSMAN, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESꞌ

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2019-07-29

HB03909
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7104, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "KOMISYON SA WIKANG FILIPINO (COMMISSION ON THE FILIPINO LANGUAGE) ACT" AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-08-27

HB03910
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE WALING-WALING ORCHIDS AS SECOND NATIONAL FLOWER OF THE PHILIPPINES IN ADDITION TO SAMPAGUITA

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-08-27

HB03911
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8972, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SOLO PARENTS' WELFARE ACT OF 2010, PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL BENEFITS ON BASIC COMMODITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2019-08-27

HB03912
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE BARANGAY UNIT THROUGH SUPPORT FOR BARANGAY OFFICIALS AND BARANGAY VOLUNTEER WORKERS, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160 PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB03913
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE DISASTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB03914
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FACILITATING AND REGULATING INTERNATIONAL DISASTER RELIEF AND INITIAL RECOVERY ASSISTANCE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB04664
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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: Approved by the House on 2019-11-25, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-11-26 and received by the Senate on 2019-11-26

HB05100
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY TICA, MUNICIPALITY OF BUGASONG, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS TICA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05101
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY SAN ISIDRO, MUNICIPALITY OF TIBIAO, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS SAN ISIDRO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05102
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE CAPOYUAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY CAPOYUAN, MUNICIPALITY OF BARBAZA, INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE CAPOYUAN INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05103
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY MAYABAY, MUNICIPALITY OF BARBAZA, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS MAYABAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05104
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE MANLACBO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY MANLACBO, MUNICIPALITY OF VALDERRAMA, INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE MANLACBO INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05105
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY CANSILAYAN, MUNICIPALITY OF VALDERRAMA, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS CANSILAYAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05106
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY CANANGHAN, MUNICIPALITY OF VALDERRAMA, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE TO BE KNOWN AS CANANGHAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05107
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY IGMASANDIG, MUNICIPALITY OF VALDERRAMA, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS IGMASANDIG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05108
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE BACALAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY BACALAN, MUNICIPALITY OF SEBASTE, INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE BACALAN INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05109
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE PUCIO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY PUCIO, MUNICIPALITY OF LIBERTAD, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE PUCIO INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05110
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY VIRGINIA, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS VIRGINIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05111
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY SAN RAMON, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS SAN RAMON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05112
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY TIGUNHAO, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS TIGUNHAO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05113
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY LEON, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS LEON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05114
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE IGSORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY IGSORO, MUNICIPALITY OF BUGASONG, INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE IGSORO INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05115
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SATELLITE BRANCH OF THE LAND TRANSPORTATION OFFICE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF PANDAN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB05116
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE LUPAAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY LUPAAN, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE LUPAAN INTEGRATED SCHOOLA AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05117
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE SANTIAGO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY SANTIAGO, MUNICIPALITY OF LAUA-AN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE INTO AN INTEGRATED SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS THE SANTIAGO INTEGRATED SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05118
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY CODIONG, MUNICIPALITY OF LIBERTAD, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS CODIONG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05119
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN BARANGAY TININDUGAN, MUNICIPALITY OF LIBERTAD, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE, TO BE KNOWN AS TININDUGAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05400
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 65 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11260, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF FISCAL YEAR 2019

Mother Bill Status: House agreed to the amendments of the Senate on 2019-12-04
Status: Substituted by HB05437

HB05437
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT EXTENDING THE AVAILABILITY OF THE 2019 APPROPRIATIONS FOR MAINTENANCE AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES AND CAPITAL OUTLAYS TO DECEMBER 31, 2020, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 65 OF THE GENERAL PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT 11260, THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF FISCAL YEAR 2019

Status: House agreed to the amendments of the Senate on 2019-12-04

HB05734
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT APPROPRIATING THE SUM OF SIX BILLION PESOS (P6,000,000,000.00.00) AS SUPPLEMENTAL APPROPRIATIONS FOR F.Y. 2019 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-12-10

HJR0009
 [Text As Filed] 
 

JOINT RESOLUTION EXTENDING THE AVAILABILITY OF THE 2019 APPROPRIATIONS FOR MAINTENANCE AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES AND CAPITAL OUTLAYS TO DECEMBER 31, 2020, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 65 OF THE GENERAL PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11260, THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF FISCAL YEAR 2019

Mother Bill 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
Status: Substituted by HJR0019

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

HJR0019
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

JOINT RESOLUTION EXTENDING THE AVAILABILITY OF THE 2019 APPROPRIATIONS FOR MAINTENANCE AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES AND CAPITAL OUTLAYS TO DECEMBER 31, 2020, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 65 OF THE GENERAL PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11260, THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF FISCAL YEAR 2019

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

HR00315
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CALLING FOR THE CREATION OF A STANDING COMMITTEE ON CLIMATE CHANGE IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2019-09-12

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

HR00443
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION COMMENDING THE JESUS IS LORD (JIL) CHURCH WORLDWIDE ON ITS 41ST FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY

Mother Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00016 on 2019-11-06
Status: Consolidated into HR00493

PS00070
 
 

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