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HOUSE MEMBERS


Hon. Romualdo, Xavier Jesus D.

Hon. Romualdo, Xavier Jesus D.
District Representative
Camiguin, Lone District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. NW-418
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7377
Direct: 931-6067

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 37

HB00059
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Status: Business for the day on 2019-11-11

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)

HB00338
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB00339
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE COMMISSION ON IMMIGRATION, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, EXPANDING, RATIONALIZING AND FURTHER PROFESSIONALIZING ITS ORGANIZATION, UPGRADING THE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS OF ITS OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB00340
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PASSPORTS AND TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, AS WELL AS FOR THE REVOCATION THEREOF, DEFINING AND PENALIZING OFFENSES RELATING TO PASSPORTS AND TRAVEL DOCUMENTS, REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8239, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ACT OF 1996, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00341
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TRANSFORMING THE OFFICE FOR TRANSPORTATION SECURITY INTO THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SECURITY REGULATORY COMMISSION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00342
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB00343
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING REFORMS IN REAL PROPERTY VALUATION AND ASSESSMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, REORGANIZING THE BUREAU OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Mother Bill Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)
Status: Substituted by HB04664

HB00344
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: Business for the day on 2019-11-11
Status: Consolidated into HB00059

HB00345
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT SIMPLIFYING THE PROCEDURE IN THE DISPOSITION OF PUBLIC AGRICULTURAL LANDS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 24 OF COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 141, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE PUBLIC LAND ACT"

Status: Business for the day on 2019-11-11

HB00346
 [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

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

HB00347
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REPEALING ARTICLE 891 OR THE RESERVA TRONCAL OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2019-07-23

HB00408
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING ARTICLE 2 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, BY PROVIDING FOR THE PUBLICATION OF LAWS IN THE PRINT OR ONLINE VERSION OF THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE OR IN A NEWSPAPER OF GENERAL CIRCULATION IN THE PHILIPPINES, AS A REQUIREMENT FOR THEIR EFFECTIVITY

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2019-07-23

HB00409
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PREVENT AND CONTROL POLLUTION FROM SHIPS, PROVIDE PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00410
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00411
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING AND PENALIZING THE POSSESSION OF OFFENSIVE WEAPONS AND BLADED OR POINTED ARTICLES IN PUBLIC PLACES WITHOUT A LEGITIMATE PURPOSE OR LAWFUL AUTHORITY

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2019-07-23

HB00412
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF UTILITY POLES, RELATED SUPPORT STRUCTURES, AND RIGHTS OF WAY FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF CABLE TELEVISION OR TELECOMMUNICATION SIGNALS, INCLUDING THE RATES AND TERMS FOR POLE ATTACHMENTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00413
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT WITHDRAWING THE INTERNAL REVENUE ALLOTMENT OF THE METROPOLITAN MANILA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7924, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT CREATING THE METROPOLITAN MANILA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFORE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESꞌ

Status: Pending with the Committee on METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00414
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING THE ILLEGAL USE OF ELECTRICITY, THE THEFT AND DESTRUCTION OF ELECTRIC POWER LINES, EQUIPMENT, AND MATERIALS, RATIONALIZING SYSTEM LOSS, REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7832, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-ELECTRICITY AND ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION LINES/MATERIALS PILFERAGE ACT OF 1994, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00415
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING ALL ACTS OF TORTURE AND OTHER FORMS OF CRUEL, INHUMAN, OR DEGRADING TREATMENT, WHETHER COMMITTED BY PUBLIC OFFICIALS OR THEIR AGENTS OR BY PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS AND UPDATING THE PENALTIES THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9745, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT PENALIZING THE COMMISSION OF ACTS OF TORTURE AND OTHER CRUEL, INHUMAN AND DEGRADING TREATMENT OR PUNISHMENT, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESꞌ

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

HB00416
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PUBLIC ASSETS MANAGEMENT CORPORATION OF THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2019-07-23

HB00417
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN BY UPGRADING EMPLOYEE SKILLS, AUGMENTING COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS, AND ENHANCING FISCAL AUTONOMY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6770, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE OMBUDSMAN ACT OF 1989, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB03279
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO AMCARA BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8135, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING AMCARA BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

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

HB04055
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO BROADCAST ENTERPRISES AND AFFILIATED MEDIA, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC AT NO. 8098 TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS, INCLUDING CABLE TELEVISION SYSTEMS AND BROADCASTING THROUGH ANY OTHER MEANS, IN THE PHILIPPINES

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-09-25 and received by the Senate on 2019-09-25
Status: Substituted by HB04583

HB04056
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING SECTION 16 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 269, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2019-08-28

HB04199
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A TIMBANGAN NG BAYAN CENTER IN ALL MARKETS NATIONWIDE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CHAPTER II OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7394, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CONSUMER ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES"

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2019-09-03

HB04413
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REVISED WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS LAW OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2019-09-11

HB04583
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO BROADCAST ENTERPRISES AND AFFILIATED MEDIA, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8098 TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-09-25 and received by the Senate on 2019-09-25

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)

HB04800
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL DISASTER RESILIENCE POLICY, CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF DISASTER RESILIENCE, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB04949
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING A PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AS AGRICULTURAL LAND FOR TOWNSITE PURPOSES IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SALVADOR BENEDICTO, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2019-10-22

HB04950
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING CERTAIN PUBLIC LANDS WITHIN THE STRIP OF LAND FIVE (5) KILOMETERS FROM EITHER SIDE OF THE ASPIRAS HIGHWAY, FROM THE MUNICIPALITY OF AGOO, PROVINCE OF LA UNION TO THE MUNICIPALITY OF TUBA, PROVINCE OF BENGUET COVERED BY PROCLAMATION NO. 1754 AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LANDS

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2019-10-22

HB04951
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT DECLARING CERTAIN LANDS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF BANTAYAN, MADRIDEJOS, AND STA. FE, ALL IN THE PROVINCE OF CEBU, AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION FOR AGRICULTURAL, COMMERCIAL, RESIDENTIAL AND TOURISM PURPOSES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION NO. 2151, "DECLARING CERTAIN ISLANDS AND/OR PARTS OF THE COUNTRY AS WILDERNESS AREAS"

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

HB05317
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING OPEN INTERNET ACCESS, STRENGTHENING THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AND EXPANDING THE RIGHTS OF END-USERS, AMENDING FOR THESE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925

Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-12

HB05421
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN, LOCATED IN BARANGAYS BUNOG, IRAAN, PUNTA BAJA, CAMPONG ULAY AND RANSANG OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF JOSE P. RIZAL, PROVINCE OF PALAWAN, AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION FOR AGRICULTURAL, COMMERCIAL, RESIDENTIAL, INDUSTRIAL, AND OTHER PRODUCTIVE PURPOSES

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

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

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