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Hon. Pichay, Prospero Jr. A.

Hon. Pichay, Prospero Jr. A.
Deputy Speaker
District Representative
Surigao del Sur, 1st District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-401
Phone: (632) 8931-5001, Local: 7936
Direct: 8442-1039

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 27

HB00059
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

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 by the House on 2020-03-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-03-16 and received by the Senate on 2020-03-16

HB00901
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE SURIGAO DEL SUR SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE AND FREEPORT IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF CARRASCAL, CANTILAN, MADRID, CARMEN, AND LANUZA, PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

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

HB00902
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO JOSE M. LUISON AND SONS, INC. TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER R.A. 8132 FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE DATE OF APPROVAL OF THIS ACT

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2019-07-23

HB02207
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-16

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05832

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-03-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-03-16 and received by the Senate on 2020-03-16

HB02944
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISION OF REPUBLIC ACT 9593, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE TOURISM ACT OF 2009, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Primary Referral: TOURISM

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

HB04157
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: 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

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-09-09

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2019-09-13

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01357

Bill 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

HB04168
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-27

Full Title: AN ACT SEPARATING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND NATURAL RESOURCES REDEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-09-03

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2019-09-03

HB05130
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-10-09

Full Title: THE RIGHT TO TRAVEL ACT OF 2019

Date Read: 2019-11-04

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

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

HB05233
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-10-24

Full Title: AN ACT ADJUSTING THE RETIREMENT AGE OF THE MILITARY AND UNIFORMED SERVICES PERSONNEL OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES ACCORDING TO RANK, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 5 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1638, ENTITLED "ESTABLISHING A NEW SYSTEM OF RETIREMENT AND SEPARATION FOR MILITARY PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES", AS AMENDED, SECTION 39 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT OF 1990", AND SECTION 17 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9993, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PHILIPPINE COASTGUARD LAW OF 2009"

Date Read: 2019-11-06

Primary Referral: NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2019-11-06

HB05777
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-10

Full Title: AN ACT TAXING PERSONS ENGAGED IN PHILIPPINE OFFSHORE GAMING OPERATIONS AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 25 AND ADDING A NEW SECTION 150-C OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED

Date Read: 2019-12-11

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-11)

HB05832
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-17

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF FILIPINOS OVERSEAS AND FOREIGN EMPLOYMENT, DEFINING ITS MANDATE, POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-12-17

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-04

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-03-11

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-03-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-03-16 and received by the Senate on 2020-03-16

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: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)

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

Date Acted Upon By the President: 2020-06-09

Republic Act No.: RA11470

Bill Status: Republic Act RA11470 enacted on 2020-06-09

HB06413
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-27

Full Title: AN ACT DIVIDING THE PROVINCE OF MAGUINDANAO INTO TWO (2) PROVINCES, NAMELY: NORTHERN MAGUINDANAO AND SOUTHERN MAGUINDANAO

Date Read: 2020-03-02

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-10

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-06-01

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-01, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-03 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-03

HB06500
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: AN ACT CONVERTING THE SURIGAO DEL SUR STATE UNIVERSITY (SDSSU) IN THE PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR INTO NORTH EASTERN MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY (NEMSU) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06842

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-08 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-08

HB06680
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 1, 2, 3 AND 16 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2020-05-06

Primary Referral: INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-05-06

HB06815
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-26

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ECONOMIC STIMULUS STRATEGY FOR THE COUNTRY'S GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE AFTERMATH OF COVID-19, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-05-26

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-06-01

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-06-04

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-08 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-08

HB06842
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-27

Full Title: AN ACT RENAMING THE SURIGAO DEL SUR STATE UNIVERSITY (SDSSU) IN THE PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR TO NORTH EASTERN MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY (NEMSU)

Date Read: 2020-05-28

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-05-28

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-06-04

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-08 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-08

HB06857
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-28

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN APEX HOSPITAL WITH 500 - 1000-BED CAPACITY IN EVERY REGION IN THE PHILIPPINES AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREOF

Date Read: 2020-06-01

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2020-06-01

HR00188
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-05

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE COMPASSION AND EMPATHY OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE VICTIMS OF THE JULY 13, 2019 EARTHQUAKE IN CARRASCAL, CANTILAN AND MADRID, SURIGAO DEL SUR AND COMMENDING THE IMMEDIATE RESCUE AND RELIEF EFFORTS EXTENDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT, THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND MEDICAL PERSONNEL FOR THEIR IMMEDIATE RESPONSE AND ASSISTANCE

Date Read: 2019-08-06

Primary Referral: RULES

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

HR00555
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-27

Full Title: RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY AND COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS, WITH THE FORMER AS THE LEAD COMMITTEE, TO CONDUCT A JOINT INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE SENSELESS KILLING OF MAYOR DAVID NAVARRO OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF CLARIN, MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL IN CEBU CITY WHILE UNDER POLICE CUSTODY TO DETERMINE THE CIRCUMSTANCES BEHIND THE KILLING AND THE POSSIBLE LAPSES IN THE HANDLING OF SECURITY PROTECTION BY THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP), FILE APPROPRIATE CHARGES AGAINST THE PERPETRATORS OF THE DASTARDLY ACT, AND TO EXPRESS HEARTFELT SYMPATHY TO THE FAMILIES OF THE HAPLESS VICTIM OF SUCH COWARDLY KILLING

Date Read: 2019-12-04

Primary Referral: PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2019-12-11

HR00556
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-28

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON UNABATED SMUGGLING OF GOODS INTO THE COUNTRY BY UNSCRUPULOUS OPERATORS OF CUSTOMS BONDED WAREHOUSES TO THE DETRIMENT OF LOCAL MANUFACTURERS AND PRODUCERS AND THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF RECOMMENDING MEASURES TO STOP SMUGGLING USING THE WAREHOUSING SYSTEM BY REVISITING THE PROVISIONS OF THE CUSTOMS MODERNIZATION TARIFF ACT ON BONDED WAREHOUSES AND LIMITING THE TYPE, NATURE AND NUMBER OF BONDED WAREHOUSES

Date Read: 2019-12-04

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2019-12-11

HR00568
 [Text As Filed][Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-04

Full Title: RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE GOLD MEDAL AWARDEES OF THE 30TH SOUTHEAST ASIAN GAMES AND GRANTING ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES FROM THE LEADERS AND MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES IN THE 18TH CONGRESS

Date Read: 2019-12-04

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-12-04

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00021 on 2019-12-04

HR00746
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-27

Full Title: RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEES ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND GOOD GOVERNMENT TO JOINTLY CONDUCT AN INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION TO ASSESS AND EVALUATE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE TERTIARY EDUCATION SUBSIDY (TES) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10931, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO QUALITY TERTIARY EDUCATION ACT TO ENSURE THAT THE MANDATE OF THE LAW IS EFFECTIVELY AND EFFICIENTLY CARRIED OUT

Date Read: 2020-03-03

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2020-03-03

HR00757
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-03

Full Title: A RESOLUTION CALLING FOR A SPECIAL ELECTION IN THE PROVINCE OF BENGUET TO FILL IN THE VACANCY FOR THE LONE CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT CAUSED BY THE UNTIMELY DEMISE OF REP. NESTOR B. FONGWAN SR. AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-03-04

Primary Referral: SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS since 2020-03-04

HR00922
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-28

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON BASIC EDUCATION TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO ASSESS AND EVALUATE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE K-12 PROGRAM UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10533, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ENHANCED BASIC EDUCATION ACT OF 2013 TO DETERMINE IF THE MANDATE OF THE LAW IS EFFECTIVELY AND EFFICIENTLY CARRIED OUT

Date Read: 2020-06-01

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2020-06-01

HR01014
 
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-30

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING PROFOUND SYMPATHY AND SINCEREST CONDOLENCES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON THE DEATH OF FORMER SENATOR RAMON REVILLA, SR.

Date Read:

Primary Referral:

Bill Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2020-06-30)