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HOUSE MEMBERS


Hon. Villarica, Henry R.

Hon. Villarica, Henry R.
District Representative
Bulacan, 4th District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. RVM-403
Phone: (632) 8931-5001, Local: 7005
Direct: 8951-0943

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 51

HB00135
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING POLICIES FOR THE PROTECTION AND WELFARE OF CAREGIVERS IN THE PRACTICE OF THEIR PROFESSION

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-11-18

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-11-23

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-23, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-24 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-24

HB00137
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT IMPOSING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR CHILD ABUSE, EXPLOITATION AND DISCRIMINATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7610, AS AMENDED

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-02-12

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-02-17

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-02-17, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-02-18 and received by the Senate on 2020-02-18

HB01668
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC HOSPITAL IN THE CITY OF MEYCAUAYAN, PROVINCE OF BULACAN

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-07-24

HB04009
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN INTEGRATED NATIONAL BAMBOO AND RATTAN DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE BAMBOO AND RATTAN CENTERS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Scheduled for Deliberation by the Committee on Ways and Means on 2020-01-20

HB04010
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA OF DAY CARE WORKERS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on WELFARE OF CHILDREN since 2019-08-27

HB04011
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

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

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06497

Mother 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

HB04012
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DUMPING OF SEWAGE SLUDGE AND INDUSTRIAL WASTE INTO THE SEAWATERS AND PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES IN VIOLATION THEREOF

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: ECOLOGY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2019-08-27

HB04013
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PHILIPPINE HIGH SCHOOL FOR SPORTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06312

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

HB04014
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT TO PROVIDE FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO ALL INDIGENT FILIPINOS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CHAPTER 5, TITLE III, BOOK IV OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 292, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF 1987" AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Bill Status: Transmitted to the Committee on Appropriations on 2020-01-27

HB04015
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DISPOSAL OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES AT SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: ECOLOGY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2019-08-27

HB04016
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A DATABASE OF PRODUCTS CONTAINING PROBABLE CARCINOGENS

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-08-27

HB04017
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE IMPOSITION OF INTEREST AND/OR PENALTY CHARGES ON UNPAID HOSPITAL BILLS AND MEDICAL EXPENSES OF PATIENTS WHO EARN MINIMUM WAGE OR LESS

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-08-27

HB04018
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT INTEGRATING HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE INTO THE PHILIPPINE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2019-08-27

HB04112
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT ADOPTING THE INTEGRATED RIVER BASIN MANAGEMENT APPROACH AS A COMPREHENSIVE FRAMEWORK IN DEVELOPING AND MANAGING THE COUNTRY'S RIVER BASIN SYSTEMS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: NATURAL RESOURCES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2019-09-02

HB04113
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT ENSURING THE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF FUNDAMENTAL EQUALITY BEFORE THE LAW OF WOMEN AND MEN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 14, 96, 124, 211 AND 225 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06078

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-01-28)

HB04114
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2019-09-02

HB04115
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ONLINE NETWORK FOR THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-02

HB04116
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING INCLUSIVE EDUCATION, ESTABLISHING INCLUSIVE EDUCATION LEARNING RESOURCE CENTERS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH SPECIAL NEEDS IN ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS DIVISIONS, PROVIDING FOR STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB08080

Mother Bill Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2020-12-03

HB04117
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR OVERLOADING OF PASSENGERS IN PUBLIC UTILITY VEHICLES AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE R.A. NO. 4136 ENTITLED "LAND TRANSPORTATION AND TRAFFIC CODE"

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2019-09-02

HB04118
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SAFETY MEASURES FOR CULVERTS OR OTHER SIMILAR FLOOD OR DRAINAGE SYSTEMS MAINTAINED BY GOVERNMENT ENTITIES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2019-09-02

HB04119
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT REVERTING FISHPONDS WHICH HAVE BEEN UNUTILIZED OR ABANDONED FOR A PERIOD OF THREE (3) YEARS TO FORESTLANDS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 43 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 705 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED FORESTRY REFORM CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: NATURAL RESOURCES

Bill Status: Business for the day on 2019-11-27

HB04120
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL EMPLOYERS IN THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTORS, INCLUDING ALL GOVERNMENT OFFICES, AGENCIES AND INSTRUMENTALITIES, TO PROVIDE, FREE OF CHARGE, CLEAN, HEALTHY, SUFFICIENT AND ACCESSIBLE DRINKING WATER TO ALL ITS EMPLOYEES

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2019-09-02

HB04121
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE APPROPRIATION, ENCROACHMENT, REGISTRATION AND TITLING OF CREEKS, ESTEROS, STREAMS, CANALS, RIVER BANKS, OTHER PUBLIC WATERWAYS AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREOF

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2019-09-02

HB04122
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING DRIVER'S EDUCATION FOR ALL PROFESSIONAL TRUCK DRIVERS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2019-09-02

HB04228
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Date Urgent: 2019-09-17

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

HB04664
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-17

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

Date Read: 2019-09-17

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-11-19

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2019-11-25

Bill 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

HB05397
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-07

Full Title: AN ACT REPEALING SECTION 150 (A) OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997 AND DECLARING THE NON-APPLICABILITY OF SECTION 151 (A) (2) AND (A) (3) (A) AND (B) TO JEWELRY ENTERPRISES

Date Read: 2019-11-13

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2019-11-13

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

HB05866
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-18

Full Title: AN ACT REAPPORTIONING THE PROVINCE OF BULACAN INTO SEVEN REGULAR DISTRICTS

Date Read: 2020-01-20

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06867

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB05989
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

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

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-09-15

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-09-22

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-09-22, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-24 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-24

HB06078
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-28

Full Title: AN ACT ENSURING THE FUNDAMENTAL EQUALITY OF MEN AND WOMEN UNDER THE LAWS ON MARRIAGE AND FAMILY RELATIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 14, 96, 124, 211, AND 225 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"

Date Read: 2020-01-28

Primary Referral: WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY

Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-01-28)

HB06139
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-03

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AND ENHANCING THE ROLE OF PARENT-TEACHER AND COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS IN PROMOTING THE WELFARE AND PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF CHILDREN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 603, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODE"

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-03-09

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-05-20

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-05-20, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-05-21 and received by the Senate on 2020-05-21

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: APPROPRIATIONS

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

HB06457
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-03

Full Title: AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RACITELCOM, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8606 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE RACITELCOM, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICES IN THE PROVINCE OF BULACAN"

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Primary Referral: LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2020-03-09

HB06497
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

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: APPROPRIATIONS

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

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][Text As Engrossed]
 

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: AGRARIAN REFORM

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

HB06599
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-12

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FRAMEWORK FOR CITIZENS PARTICIPATION IN LEGISLATIVE POLICYMAKING THROUGH THE USE OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY PLATFORMS

Date Read: 2020-05-04

Primary Referral: PEOPLE PARTICIPATION

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-05-28

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-06-02

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-02, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-03 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-03

HB06756
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-18

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

Date Read: 2020-05-19

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-08-05

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-08-10

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01520

Bill Status: House ratified the CC report on 2020-10-16, Senate on 2020-10-15

HB06867
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-28

Full Title: AN ACT REAPPORTIONING THE PROVINCE OF BULACAN INTO SIX (6) LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS

Date Read: 2020-05-28

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-08-05

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-08-11

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06920
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-02

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COVID-19 UNEMPLOYMENT REDUCTION ECONOMIC STIMULUS (CURES) FUND AND INSTITUTING MECHANISMS FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION THEREOF AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-06-02

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-06-02

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-06-05

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-05, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-08 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-08

HB07068
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT EXTENDING THE PERIOD OF AVAILMENT OF THE ESTATE TAX AMNESTY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11213, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “TAX AMNESTY ACT”

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-09-09

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-09-15

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-09-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-17 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-17

HB07406
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-17

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING AND MODERNIZING THE BUREAU OF FIRE PROTECTION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-08-24

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-11-16

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-11-23

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-23, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-24 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-24

HB07575
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-02

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BULACAN AIRPORT CITY SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE AND FREEPORT, PROVINCE OF BULACAN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-09-02

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-09-09

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-09-15

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-09-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-17 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-17

HB07727
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-22

Date Urgent: 2020-10-09

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-ONE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-10-06

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-10-16

Bill Status: House requested for a conference committee on 2020-11-25

HB07805
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-10-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING PROTECTION TO CONSUMERS AND MERCHANTS ENGAGED IN INTERNET TRANSACTIONS, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE ELECTRONIC COMMERCE BUREAU, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-10-02

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-11-18

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-11-24

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-25 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-25

HB07884
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-10-14

Date Urgent: 2020-10-16

Full Title: AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE PRESIDENT TO EXPEDITE THE PROCESSING AND ISSUANCE OF NATIONAL AND LOCAL PERMITS, LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS IN TIMES OF NATIONAL EMERGENCY

Date Read: 2020-10-15

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-10-16

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-10-16

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01844

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-10-16, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-10-20 and received by the Senate on 2020-10-20

HB08080
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-11-25

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING SERVICES FOR LEARNERS WITH DISABILITIES IN SUPPORT OF INCLUSIVE EDUCATION, ESTABLISHING INCLUSIVE LEARNING RESOURCE CENTERS IN ALL SCHOOL DISTRICTS, PROVIDING FOR STANDARDS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-11-25

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-12-02

Bill Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2020-12-03

HR00066
 [Text As Filed][Adapted Resolution/RBH][Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-16

Full Title: RESOLUTION COMMENDING ACT TEACHERS PARTY-LIST REPRESENTATIVE FRANCE L. CASTRO FOR BEING AWARDED THE 2019 ARTHUR SVENSSON INTERNATIONAL PRIZE FOR TRADE UNION RIGHTS

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-12-11

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00025 on 2019-12-11

HR00328
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-12

Full Title: 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

Date Read: 2019-09-16

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2019-09-16

HR01119
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-10

Full Title: RESOLUTION CALLING FOR A ONE-YEAR EXTENSION OF VALIDITY OF FIREARMS REGISTRATION/LICENSE, LICENSE TO OWN AND POSSESS FIREARMS (LTOPF) AND PERMIT TO CARRY FIREARM OUTSIDE OF RESIDENCE (PTCFOR) DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Date Read: 2020-08-24

Primary Referral: PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2020-08-24

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 90

HB00002
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (OFW) AND FOREIGN EMPLOYMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, RATIONALIZING THE ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RELATED TO MIGRATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

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

HB00004
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE EMERGENCY RESPONSE DEPARTMENT (ERD), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05989

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-09-22, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-24 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-24

HB00026
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT INCLUDING A NATIONAL ARTIST AS A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR CULTURE AND THE ARTS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7356, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌLAW CREATING THE NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR CULTURE AND THE ARTSꞌ

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB08083

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-12-01)

HB00052
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SECURITY OF TENURE FOR ALL CASUAL AND CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT WHO HAVE RENDERED THE PRESCRIBED YEARS OF SERVICE IN THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2019-07-23

HB00079
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AS THE INDEPENDENT ECONOMIC AND PLANNING AGENCY OF THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT, DEFINING ITS FUNCTIONS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 230 SERIES OF 1987, ALSO KNOWN AS THE REORGANIZATION ACT OF THE NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

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

HB00102
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE PHYSICAL INTEGRITY OF A CULTURAL PROPERTY, PENALIZING ANY OBSTRUCTION TO ITS VIEW AND SIGHTLINE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10066 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL CULTURAL HERITAGE ACT OF 2009"

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

HB00175
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE PLANNING, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, OCCUPANCY, AND MAINTENANCE OF BUILDINGS, ENACTING A NEW BUILDING ACT, REPEALING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1096, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS 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

HB00234
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING AN ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS IN DISTRESS, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS

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

HB00272
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA FOR FILIPINO SEAFARERS

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Substituted by HB08057

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2020-11-24)

HB00305
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

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

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB04664

Mother Bill 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

HB00307
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN GEOGRAPHICALLY ISOLATED DISADVANTAGED CONFLICT-AFFECTED AREAS, AND ACCESS ROADS LEADING TO LAST MILE PUBLIC SCHOOLS

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

HB00311
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF THE FUTURE IN TECHNOLOGY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00530
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (OFW) SOVEREIGN FUND

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07802

Mother Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-10-14

HB00562
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SOCIALIZED MICROFINANCING PROGRAM FOR MICRO ENTERPRISES THEREBY PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT since 2019-07-23

HB00597
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT GRANTING HAZARD PAY TO REGIONAL TRIAL COURT JUDGES DURING THEIR INCUMBENCY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

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

HB00618
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF TREATMENT TECHNOLOGY FOR MUNICIPAL AND HAZARDOUS WASTES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 20 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8749, ENTITLED 'THE PHILIPPINE CLEAN AIR ACT OF 1999'

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: ECOLOGY

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07829

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-25 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-25

HB00700
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE DISABILITY PENSION OF VETERANS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6948, ENTITLED ꞌAN ACT STANDARDIZING AND UPGRADING THE BENEFITS FOR MILITARY VETERANS AND THEIR BENEFICIARIESꞌ, AS AMENDED

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07302

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-26, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-01 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-01

HB00821
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PERMANENT CLINIC FOR EVERY PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOL 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

HB00826
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR PROTECTION OF THE REMITTANCES OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07951

Mother Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-11-25

HB00855
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO PROMOTE URBAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE COUNTRYꞌS METROPOLITAN AREAS, TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2019-12-09

HB00878
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIPS IN STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES TO QUALIFIED STUDENTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06756

Mother Bill Status: House ratified the CC report on 2020-10-16, Senate on 2020-10-15

HB00903
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (TESDA) TO INCLUDE IN ITS ANNUAL APPROVED BUDGET AN ALLOCATION INTENDED FOR TRAININGS AND PROGRAMS FOR THE DRUG DEPENDENTS THAT WERE ALREADY REHABILITATED

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2019-07-24

HB00914
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE CORN RESEARCH INSTITUTE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2020-02-04

HB00931
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODERNIZATION OF FIRE PROTECTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07406

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-23, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-24 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-24

HB01045
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

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: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: AGRARIAN REFORM

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06505

Mother 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

HB01205
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE YOUNG FARMERS PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2019-11-19

HB01228
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT INTEGRATING LABOR EDUCATION INTO THE SOCIAL SCIENCE SUBJECTS IN THE HIGHER EDUCATION CURRICULUM

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB04466

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-23, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-09-24 and received by the Senate on 2019-09-24

HB01363
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT PENALIZING THE ꞌNO PERMIT, NO EXAMꞌ POLICY IN ALL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2019-07-24

HB01586
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-08

Full Title: 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

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06910

Mother Bill Status: House ratified the CC report on 2020-10-16, Senate on 2020-10-06

HB01587
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-08

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AND ENHANCING ROLE OF PARENT-TEACHER AND COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS IN PROMOTING THE WELFARE AND PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF CHILDREN AND THE YOUTH, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 603 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ꞌTHE CHILD AND YOUTH WELFARE CODEꞌ

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06139

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-05-20, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-05-21 and received by the Senate on 2020-05-21

HB01669
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT REORGANIZING THE COMELEC OFFICES

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS since 2019-07-24

HB01959
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-10

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 2 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1827 SO AS TO IMPOSE HIGHER PENALTIES FOR THOSE ENGAGED IN UNFAIR AND UNETHICAL LOBBYING PRACTICES

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral: PEOPLE PARTICIPATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07835

Mother Bill Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2020-12-03

HB01991
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-11

Full Title: AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS TO PROVIDE FIELD OFFICES FOR THE PROVINCIAL ELECTION SUPERVISOR AND ELECTION REGISTRAR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 55 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 881, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌOMNIBUS ELECTION CODE OF THE PHILIPPINESꞌ, AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS since 2019-07-29

HB02088
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING SUPPORT FOR THE SURVIVING SPOUSE AND CHILDREN OF SLAIN JUDGES, JUSTICES AND OTHER JUDICIARY OFFICIALS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

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

HB02810
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT AND CRISIS ASSISTANCE CENTERS FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN EVERY PROVINCE AND CITY OF THE COUNTRY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8505, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'RAPE VICTIM ASSISTANCE AND PROTECTION ACT OF 1998'

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Primary Referral: WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY

Bill Status: Referred to the Technical Working Group (TWG) on 2020-02-12

HB03090
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-30

Full Title: AN ACT MAKING ELECTION EXPENSE LIMITATIONS MORE REASONABLE BY PERIODICALLY ADJUSTING THEM FOR INFLATION

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Primary Referral: SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06252

Mother Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-02-19

HB03238
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-31

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FRAMEWORK FOR CITIZENS PARTICIPATION IN LEGISLATION AND RULE-MAKING THROUGH THE USE OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY PLATFORMS

Date Read: 2019-08-06

Primary Referral: PEOPLE PARTICIPATION

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06599

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-02, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-03 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-03

HB03393
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-05

Full Title: AN ACT TO PROMOTE THE PRODUCTION, PROCESSING, MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION OF PHILIPPINE MANGO, MANDATING THE CREATION OF A FRAMEWORK FOR DEVELOPMENT PLAN, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

Date Read: 2019-08-07

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2019-08-07

HB03740
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-08

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING ENTERPRISE-BASED EDUCATION AND TRAINING, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Transmmitted to the Committee on Ways and Means on 2019-11-11

HB04314
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-02

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE GRANT GIVEN TO SENIOR CITIZENS FROM TWENTY PERCENT (20%) TO TWENTY FIVE PERCENT (25%) DISCOUNT, FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7432, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT TO MAXIMIZE THE CONTRIBUTION OF SENIOR CITIZENS TO NATION BUILDING, GRANT BENEFITS AND SPECIAL PRIVILEGES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

Date Read: 2019-09-09

Primary Referral: SENIOR CITIZENS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on SENIOR CITIZENS since 2019-09-09

HB04466
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-10

Full Title: AN ACT INTEGRATING LABOR EDUCATION INTO THE SOCIAL SCIENCE SUBJECTS IN THE HIGHER EDUCATION CURRICULUM

Date Read: 2019-09-10

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-09-17

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2019-09-23

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2019-09-23, transmitted to the Senate on 2019-09-24 and received by the Senate on 2019-09-24

HB04594
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-13

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL GRASSROOTS SPORTS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM CENTERED IN THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL GAMES

Date Read: 2019-09-17

Primary Referral: YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2020-03-04

HB04796
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-24

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE SYSTEM FOR REGISTRATION AND LICENSING OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES AND ACCREDITATION OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS AND SERVICES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2019-09-25

Primary Referral: SOCIAL SERVICES

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06506

Mother Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-03-10

HB05347
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-06

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 7309, ENTITLED "AN ACT CREATING A BOARD OF CLAIMS UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF UNJUST IMPRISONMENT OR DETENTION AND VICTIMS OF VIOLENT CRIMES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2019-11-12

HB05374
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-07

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING ELEVATED WALKWAYS AND BIKE-LANES ALONG EDSA

Date Read: 2019-11-13

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2019-11-13

HB05422
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-11

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER OF EVERY YEAR AS THE "NATIONAL COOPERATIVE MONTH" IN THE ENTIRE COUNTRY

Date Read: 2019-11-13

Primary Referral: COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-01-28

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-02-04

Senate Bill Counterpart: SB01807

Bill Status: House ratified the CC report on 2020-10-16, Senate on 2020-10-07

HB05542
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-19

Full Title: AN ACT BANNING THE USE OF MOBILE PHONES AND OTHER ELECTRONIC GADGETS BY CHILDREN LESS THAN SIXTEEN YEARS OF AGE IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2019-11-25

Primary Referral: WELFARE OF CHILDREN

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on WELFARE OF CHILDREN since 2019-11-25

HB05627
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-26

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE ADMINISTRATION OF REGULAR DRUG TESTS IN CORRECTIONAL PENAL INSTITUTIONS

Date Read: 2019-12-02

Primary Referral: DANGEROUS DRUGS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on DANGEROUS DRUGS since 2019-12-02

HB05681
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-02

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING BANKING INSTITUTIONS TO STRENGTHEN THE FINANCING SYSTEM FOR AGRICULTURAL, FISHERIES AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2019-12-02

Primary Referral: BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06134

Mother 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

HB06060
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-27

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING THE PANTAWID PAMILYANG PILIPINO PROGRAM

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2020-03-03

HB06096
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-29

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE CENTER FOR DISEASE PREVENTION AND CONTROL, PROVIDING MECHANISMS FOR EPIDEMIC CONTROL, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2020-02-03

HB06122
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING CONSUMERS AND MERCHANTS ENGAGED IN INTERNET TRANSACTIONS, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE ECOMMERCE BUREAU AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-02-05

Primary Referral: TRADE AND INDUSTRY

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07805

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-11-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-11-25 and received by the Senate on 2020-11-25

HB06134
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-30

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING BANKING INSTITUTIONS TO STRENGTHEN THE FINANCING SYSTEM FOR AGRICULTURAL, FISHERIES AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Primary Referral: BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES

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

HB06348
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-19

Full Title: AN ACT GRANTING SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS TO THE SURVIVING LEGITIMATE SPOUSE AND DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF A DECEASED RETIRED MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL PROSECUTION SERVICE (NPS), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-02-24

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2020-02-24

HB06623
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-04-27

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING POLICIES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE NEW NORMAL FOR THE WORKPLACE AND PUBLIC SPACES AND INSTITUTING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Date Read: 2020-05-04

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06864

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-10, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-11 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06651
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-05-05

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE since 2020-05-05

HB06652
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE ADOPTION OF ELECTRONIC MONEY AS A MEDIUM OF EXCHANGE FOR FINANCIAL TRANSACTIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT AND ALL MERCHANTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-05-05

Primary Referral: BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2020-05-05

HB06653
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT IMPOSING SALES TAX IN LIEU OF VALUE-ADDED TAX, REPLACING FOR THE PURPOSE THE ENTIRE PROVISIONS OF TITLE IV, AND AMENDING SECTION 116, TITLE V, AND SECTION 236, TITLE IX, OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-05-05

Primary Referral: WAYS AND MEANS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2020-05-05

HB06656
 [Text As Filed][Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT EXTENDING THE AVAILABILITY OF THE 2020 APPROPRIATIONS TO DECEMBER 31, 2021, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 60 OF THE GENERAL PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11465, THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF FISCAL YEAR 2020

Date Read: 2020-05-04

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-06-02

HB06708
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-11

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE TELEVISION (TV) BROADCASTING EDUCATION PROGRAM AS AN ALTERNATIVE LEARNING SYSTEM FOR BASIC EDUCATION (TELEVISION ALS ACT)

Date Read: 2020-05-11

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2020-05-11

HB06709
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-11

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COVID-19 UNEMPLOYMENT REDUCTION ECONOMIC STIMULUS (CURES) FUND AND INSTITUTING MECHANISMS FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION THEREOF AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-05-11

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06920

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-06-05, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-06-08 and received by the Senate on 2020-06-08

HB06795
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-24

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS UNIFIED INITIATIVES TO DISTRESSED ENTERPRISES FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY (GUIDE)

Date Read: 2020-05-27

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07749

Mother Bill Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Sponsorship)

HB06809
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-26

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-05-28

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE since 2020-05-28

HB06864
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-28

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING POLICIES, REGULATIONS, AND PUBLIC HEALTH SAFEGUARDS FOR THE BETTER NORMAL IN THE WORKPLACE, PUBLIC PLACES AND COMMUNITIES TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE RECOVERY FROM COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Date Read: 2020-05-28

Primary Referral: DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-06-04

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-08-10

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-10, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-11 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06904
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-01

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE BLENDED AND FLEXIBLE LEARNING IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS, TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS, COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES DURING NATIONAL AND LOCAL EMERGENCIES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-06-02

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2020-06-02

HB07002
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-15

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING ONE ADDITIONAL DIVISION IN THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, INCREASING THE NUMBER OF COMMISSIONERS FROM FOURTEEN (14) TO SEVENTEEN (17), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Primary Referral: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2020-07-28

HB07483
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-25

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BULACAN AIRPORT CITY SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE AND FREEPORT, PROVINCE OF BULACAN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2020-08-25

Primary Referral: ECONOMIC AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Substituted by HB07575

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-09-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-09-17 and received by the Senate on 2020-09-17

HB07492
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-25

Full Title: AN ACT FURTHER STRENGTHENING THE GOVERNMENT SERVICES INSURANCE SYSTEM

Date Read: 2020-08-26

Primary Referral: GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2020-08-26

HB07518
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-26

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING THE FUNCTION OF THE LUPONG TAGAPAMAYAPA, THEREBY AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2020-09-01

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2020-09-01

HB07519
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-26

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE LANGUAGE ACCESSIBILITY OF DISASTER-RELATED INFORMATION

Date Read: 2020-09-01

Primary Referral: DISASTER RESILIENCE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on DISASTER RESILIENCE since 2020-09-01

HB07721
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-21

Full Title: AN ACT FIXING THE WAGE RATE OF BUS DRIVERS AND CONDUCTORS

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Primary Referral: LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2020-09-22

HB07951
 [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-11-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR PROTECTION OF THE REMITTANCES OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS

Date Read: 2020-11-16

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Business for the day on 2020-11-25

HR00102
 [Text As Filed][Adapted Resolution/RBH]Journal #3
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-24

Full Title: A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING SENATOR EMMANUEL "MANNY" PACQUIAO FOR SUCCESSFULLY GAINING THE WORLD BOXING ASSOCIATION (WBA) WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE, TRIUMPHING OVER KEITH "ONE TIME" THURMAN ON JULY 21, 2019 AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS, NEVADA

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Primary Referral:

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00003 on 2019-07-24

HR00639
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-06

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES TO REPORT OUT WITHOUT FURTHER DELAY FOR PLENARY ACTION A CONSOLIDATED VERSION OF EIGHT (8) PENDING BILLS PROPOSING FOR THE RENEWAL FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS OF THE LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE OF ABS-CBN CORPORATION

Date Read: 2020-01-20

Primary Referral: LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2020-01-20

HR00655
 [Text As Filed][Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-20

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF FUNDS FOR THE AID, RELIEF, RESETTLEMENT, REHABILITATION, LIVELIHOOD, DEVELOPMENT AND SOCIAL PROGRAMS AND SERVICES TO COMMUNITIES ADVERSELY AFFECTED BY THE TAAL VOLCANO ERUPTION, AND DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE TO IMMEDIATELY CALL THE NATIONAL DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND MANAGEMENT COUNCIL (NDRRMC) FOR A HOUSE COMMITTEE BRIEFING TO ASSESS THE SITUATION AND DETERMINE THE NEEDS OF THE AFFECTED LOCALITIES AND THE TOTAL BUDGET REQUIREMENTS TO ADDRESS THE CALAMITY

Date Read: 2020-01-21

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-01-22

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00030 on 2020-01-22

HR00662
 [Text As Filed][Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-21

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SUPPORT AND COMMITMENT OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO WORK WITH ALL THE CONCERNED AGENCIES TO PASS THE PROPOSED SUPPLEMENTAL BUDGET TO EXPEDITE EFFECTIVE AND RESPONSIVE ASSISTANCE TO THOSE AFFECTED BY THE TAAL VOLCANO ERUPTION

Date Read: 2020-01-22

Primary Referral: RULES

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-01-22

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00031 on 2020-01-22

HR01166
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-26

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES THROUGH THE COMMITTEE ON CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION AND THE DEFEAT COVID-19 AD-HOC COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALARMING SURGE OF COVID-19 INFECTIONS AMONG GOVERNMENT WORKERS

Date Read: 2020-09-01

Primary Referral: CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2020-09-15

HR01174
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-01

Full Title: RESOLUTION SEEKING STRICT IMPLEMENTATION OF MMDA AND LGUs AND COMPLIANCE OF BIKERS TO TRAFFIC RULES AND REGULATIONS TO IMPROVE ROAD SAFETY

Date Read: 2020-09-02

Primary Referral: METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT since 2020-09-02

HR01195
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-09

Full Title: A RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES AND DE LA SALLE UNIVERSITY FOR RETAINING THEIR RESPECTIVE SPOTS IN THE LATEST WORLD UNIVERSITY RANKINGS RELEASED BY LONDON-BASED TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION (THE)

Date Read: 2020-09-14

Primary Referral: HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2020-09-14

HR01208
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-14

Full Title: A RESOLUTION STRONGLY URGING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO INCREASE THE FUNDS TO BE APPROPRIATED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY, ITS ATTACHED AGENCIES AND ATTACHED CORPORATION, THE SMALL BUSINESS CORPORATION FOR FISCAL YEAR 2021 FOR THE BENEFIT OF FILIPINO MSMES

Date Read: 2020-09-15

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2020-09-15

HR01217
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-18

Full Title: RESOLUTION STRONGLY URGING THE COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO SUPPORT THE CALL FOR HIGHER SUBSIDY TO PROTECT THE HEALTH AND WELFARE OF STUDENTS, TEACHERS AND PERSONNEL, TO ENSURE SAFE SCHOOL OPENING, AND TO FULFILL THE DELIVERY OF QUALITY AND INCLUSIVE DISTANCE EDUCATION AMID THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND BEYOND

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2020-09-22

HR01239
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-22

Full Title: A RESOLUTION STRONGLY URGING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO INCREASE THE FUNDS TO BE APPROPRIATED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY FOR FISCAL YEAR 2021 TO PROVIDE BROADER, FASTER, AND MORE AFFORDABLE INTERNET ACCESS TO FILIPINOS

Date Read: 2020-09-23

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2020-09-23

HR01246
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-24

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE OF REPERESENTATIVES THROUGH THE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH TO INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE ALLEGED DEMOTION OF NURSE POSITIONS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SALARY UPGRADING FOR NURSES

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2020-09-29

HR01248
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-24

Full Title: A RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOTr) TO DO A COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF THE POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF THE PROPOSAL TO MANDATE THE REGISTRATION OF ELECTRIC BIKES (E-BIKES) AND ELECTRIC SCOOTERS (E-SCOOTERS) BEFORE ITS IMPLEMENTATION

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2020-09-29

HR01249
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-24

Full Title: A RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO DIRECT THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY TO INCREASE ITS PURCHASE OF ALL GRAIN PRODUCE OF OUR FARMERS

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Primary Referral: AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-09-29

HR01254
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-25

Full Title: RESOLUTION CALLING FOR THE IMMEDIATE AND FULL LIFTING OF THE BAN ON THE OPERATION OF PUBLIC UTILITY JEEPNEYS

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2020-09-29

HR01257
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-28

Full Title: A RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH) TO PRESCRIBE A SINGLE, COMMON PRICE FOR THE REVERSE TRANSCRIPTION POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION (RT-PCR) OR SWAB TEST FOR SUSPECTED CORONAVIRUS CARRIERS

Date Read: 2020-09-30

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2020-09-30

HR01259
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-29

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH) TO ORDER ALL PRIVATELY-OWNED HOSPITALS AND/OR HEMODIALYSIS CENTERS TO ALLOT A CERTAIN PERCENTAGE OF THEIR HEMODIALYSIS MACHINES FOR COVID-19 PATIENTS

Date Read: 2020-10-02

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2020-10-02

HR01264
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-29

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT TO INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION AND OTHER PURPOSES, THE UNDESIRABLE, OBTRUSIVE AND DANGEROUS EFFECTS OF CONSTRUCTIONS ACTIVITIES, PARTICULARLY DIGGINGS AND EXCAVATION WORKS IN NATIONAL ROADS AND/OR HIGHWAYS, IMPLEMENTED BY THE METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, WHICH REMAIN UNFINISHED, INADEQUATELY REPAIRED, IMPROPERLY COVERED AND/OR LACK PROPER WARNING SIGNS; TO COMPEL THE METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO IMMEDIATELY ADDRESS THESE PROBLEMS, ADMINISTRATIVELY SANCTION RESPONSIBLE OFFICIALS AND, IF NECESSARY, PROMULGATE ADDITIONAL RULES TO AVOID AND CURB THE ABOVE-MENTIONED PRACTICES, WHICH PREJUDICE AND ARE DETRIMENTAL TO THE PUBLIC

Date Read: 2020-10-02

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2020-10-02

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

CommitteePosition
1. Labor And EmploymentJournal #10Vice Chairperson 
2. Suffrage And Electoral ReformsJournal #11Vice Chairperson 
3. AppropriationsJournal #10Member for the Majority 
4. Banks And Financial IntermediariesJournal #18Member for the Majority 
5. Basic Education And CultureJournal #6Member for the Majority 
6. Dangerous DrugsJournal #18Member for the Majority 
7. Housing And Urban DevelopmentJournal #7Member for the Majority 
8. Human RightsJournal #10Member for the Majority 
9. Inter-parliamentary Relations And DiplomacyJournal #18Member for the Majority 
10. Metro Manila DevelopmentJournal #12Member for the Majority 
11. National Defense And SecurityJournal #12Member for the Majority 
12. Overseas Workers AffairsJournal #10Member for the Majority 
13. Public Works And HighwaysJournal #9Member for the Majority 

 

PROFILE

EARLY LIFE

Born Ace S. Barbers on May 31, 1969 in Manila, Philippines. He is the second of the four siblings by ROBERT ZABALA BARBERS and VIRGINIA FLORES SMITH.

Ace as he is fondly called, successfully ventured into several business endeavors with his friends after college. He was engaged in importation business, cargo movement/logistics, and in agri/aquaculture in the countryside. After years of gaining experience in the private sector, He decided to enter politics to follow the footsteps of his father. He ran as congressman and won in the district his father once served in the province of Surigao del Norte in the north eastern part of the island of Mindanao. He served as member for three (3) consecutive terms of the Philippine House of Representatives during the 11th, 12th and 13th congresses. As member of the Philippine congress, he was elected as chairman of several committees’, such as committee on economic affairs, committee on accounts and committee on dangerous drugs. He was one of the young elected representatives of the 11th congress who played a crucial role in the ESTRADA impeachment for alleged corruption and violation of the constitution. His advocacies and principled stand on several national issues together with his equally young colleagues did not go unnoticed, the media coined a name for their group and called them THE SPICE BOYS’.

He is currently a member the 17th and 18th congresses of the House of Representatives and chairs the COMMITTEE ON DANGEROUS DRUGS.

WORK HISTORY
  • 1990-1998: President, Vintage Specialist Philippine Village Hotel
  • 1992-1995: Director of Marketing, AASMI Anglo Asian group of companies
  • 1995-1998: Chief of staff, office of Rep. Robert "Bobby" Z. Barbers
MEMBERSHIP
  • Knights of Columbus, St. Andrew Parish Council
  • Rotary Club of Pasig
  • Political Science Society, DLSU - Member
  • DLSU/LSGH Alumni Association
  • Alpha Phi Beta Fraternity
  • Couples for Christ, Quezon City - Member
  • Surigaonon Association Inc. (Manila Chapter) External - Vice- President
  • Los Suriguenos, Inc. Chairman - Committee on Livelihood Chairman
INTERESTS
  • Community Organizing
  • Development of Youth Programs
  • Politics
  • Sports (Golf, basketball, soccer, table tennis, swimming)
  • Arts (Visual)
  • Dog lover/breeder