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HOUSE COMMITTEES


REVISION OF LAWS

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the revision and/or codification of laws.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Maceda, Edward Vera Perez
Maceda, Edward Vera Perez

District Representative
Manila, 4th District

 

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 75

HB00096
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4200, ENTITLED, “AN ACT TO PROHIBIT AND PENALIZE WIRE TAPPING AND OTHER RELATED VIOLATIONS OF THE PRIVACY OF COMMUNICATION”

Principal Author/s: 1. BARBERS, ROBERT ACE S.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00166
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A PRESCRIPTIVE PERIOD FROM WHICH COA MAY CONDUCT AUDITS AND ISSUE A DECISION ON CASES, AMENDING THE STATE AUDIT CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES (P.D. 1445) FOR SUCH PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. MARCOLETA, RODANTE D.2. TANCHAY, CAROLINE L.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00179
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE IMPOUNDING OF MOTOR VEHICLES INVOLVED IN A VEHICULAR INCIDENT THAT RESULTED IN THE DEATH OR SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY OF A PEDESTRIAN, COMMUTER OR BY-STANDER, UNLESS A CASH BOND IS POSTED

Principal Author/s: 1. TANCHAY, CAROLINE L.2. MARCOLETA, RODANTE D.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00199
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT REPEALING THE RESERVA TRONCAL PROVISION PROVIDED FOR UNDER ARTICLE 891 OF THE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NEW CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, JURDIN JESUS M.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00200
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PUBLICATION OF LAWS IN THE PRINT OR ONLINE VERSION OF THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE AND OF A NEWSPAPER OF GENERAL CIRCULATION

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, JURDIN JESUS M.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00237
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE LEGITIMATION OF CHILDREN CONCEIVED AND BORN OUTSIDE OF WEDLOCK OF PARENTS WHOSE SUBSISTING MARRIAGES ARE SUBSEQUENTLY DECLARED VOID FROM THE BEGINNING AFTER THEIR BIRTH, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 177, CHAPTER 4 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. CAJAYON-UY, MARY MITZI L.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00348
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE FEAST OF THE ALMIGHTY HEAVENLY FATHER AS SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAYS IN RECOGNITION OF THE DIVINE LAWS (TORAH) AND COVENANT FOR NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND PROSPERITY

Principal Author/s: 1. FERNANDEZ, DAN S.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00381
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING OCTOBER 5 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY TO COMMEMORATE “NATIONAL TEACHERS’ DAY,” AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10743 ENTITLED, “AN ACT DECLARING THE FIFTH DAY OF OCTOBER OF EVERY YEAR AS THE NATIONAL TEACHERS’ DAY”

Principal Author/s: 1. ARENAS, MARIA RACHEL J.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00401
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR STRONGER PROTECTION AGAINST RAPE, AND OTHER FORMS OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND EXPLOITATION, AMENDING CHAPTER 3 OF REPUBLIC ACT 8353, ALSO KNOWN AS THE ANTI-RAPE LAW OF 1997, AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “REVISED PENAL CODE”

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-26

HB00580
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: L

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JULY 27 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NATIONAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9645 , NOTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “COMMEMORATION OF THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF IGLESIA NI CRISTO ACT”

Principal Author/s: 1. PRIMICIAS-AGABAS, MARLYN L.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00672
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT RATIONALIZING HOLIDAYS AND SPECIAL DAYS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 26, CHAPTER 7, BOOK 1 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 292, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF 1987, AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: 1. SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00704
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT SIMPLIFYING THE DEFINITION OF THE TERM “YEAR,” AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NEW CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND SECTION 31 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 292, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF 1987

Principal Author/s: 1. DY, FAUSTINO MICHAEL CARLOS III T.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00729
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING ARTICLES 2, 3, 6 AND 10 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, OR THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALO, RON P.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00782
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3019 AS AMENDED, ENTITILED THE “ANTI-GRAFT AND CORRUPT PRACTICES ACT”

Principal Author/s: 1. ALBANO, ANTONIO "Tonypet" T.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00837
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4200, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT TO PROHIBIT AND PENALIZE WIRE TAPPING AND OTHER RELATED VIOLATIONS OF THE PRIVACY OF COMMUNICATION

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL L. Ph.D.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00921
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT GRANTING MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES THE AUTHORITY TO SOLEMNIZE MARRIAGE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE TITLE I, CHAPTER 1, ARTICLE 7 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. MARIÑO, MARIO VITTORIO "Marvey" A.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB00938
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT EXTENDING THE COVERAGE OF THE LAW ON KIDNAPPING AND PENALIZING HOAX KIDNAPPING AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 267 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT 18 AND FURTHER AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT 6127 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GOMEZ, RICHARD I.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB01112
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-04

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JANUARY 22 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL WORKING HOLIDAY TO BE KNOWN AS NATIONAL FARMERS DAY

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-07-27

HB01251
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-05

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR CRIMINAL NEGLIGENCE INVOLVING MOTOR VEHICLES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE ARTICLE 365 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. GUICO, RAMON JR. N.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01338
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING TITLE VI OF E.O 209 AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE BY REMOVING AND/OR ERASING CLASSIFICATION BETWEEN LEGITIMATE, ILLEGITIMATE AND LEGITIMATED (FILIATION OF) CHILDREN, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01339
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING THE GROUNDS FOR LEGAL SEPARATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 55 OF THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01340
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT DECRIMINALIZING ADULTERY AND CONCUBINAGE, REPEALING FOR THIS PURPOSE ARTICLES 333 AND 334 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01341
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT REPEALING ARTICLE 247 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. BROSAS, ARLENE D.2. CASTRO, FRANCE L.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01477
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT REPEALING ARTICLE 133 OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ‘REVISED PENAL CODE’, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. LAGMAN, EDCEL C.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01492
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 1829, ‘PENALIZING OBSTRUCTION OF APPREHENSION AND PROSECUTION OF CRIMINAL OFFENDERS’ BY INCREASING THE PENALTY AND EXPANDING THE COVERAGE FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. FERNANDEZ, DAN S.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01532
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING TITLE I, CHAPTER 3, OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, PRESCRIBING ADDITIONAL GROUND FOR ANNULMENT

Principal Author/s: 1. BARBERS, ROBERT ACE S.

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-01

HB01592
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING ARTICLE 174 (1) OF THE FAMILY CODE AND ARTICLE 364 OF THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDEZ, YEDDA MARIE K.2. ACIDRE, JUDE A.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB01663
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-08

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE CHINESE NEW YEAR'S DAY A SPECIAL NON-WORKING PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB01769
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-11

Full Title: AN ACT DECRIMINALIZING LIBEL, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 353, 354, 355, 356, 357, 360, 361, AND 362 OF ACT NO. 3815 AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTRO, FRANCE L.2. BROSAS, ARLENE D.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB01881
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: L

Date Filed: 2022-07-13

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARRING JULY 27 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NATIONAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9645 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “COMMEMORATION OF THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF IGLESIA NI CRISTO ACT”

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, EDWIN L.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02066
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-18

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE CRIME OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE THE ‘ANTI-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ACT OF 2009,’ OR ‘REPUBLIC ACT (RA) NO. 9775 – AN ACT DEFINING THE CRIME OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES’

Principal Author/s: 1. NOGRALES, JUAN FIDEL FELIPE F.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02127
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-19

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING FEBRUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR AS THE NATIONAL ROTARY DAY

Principal Author/s: 1. GO, MARK O.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02187
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-20

Full Title: AN ACT EXTENDING THE VALIDITY OF THE AUTHORIZATION TO SOLEMNIZE MARRIAGE ISSUED TO PRIESTS, MINISTERS, IMAM, OR RABBIS, FROM A PERIOD OF THREE (3) YEARS TO FIVE (5) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6514, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GO, MARK O.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02200
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-20

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING DECEMBER 24 AND 31 A NON-WORKING HOLIDAY.

Principal Author/s: 1. OAMINAL, SANCHO FERNANDO "Ando" F.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02208
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-21

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING AND PENALIZING MARITAL INFIDELITY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ACT NO. 3815, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02225
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-21

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING ARTICLE 211 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, SERIES OF 1987, OR THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. MATIBAG, MA. RENE ANN LOURDES G.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02242
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-22

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE MAXIMUM VALUE OF FAMILY HOME, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 157 OF THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: 1. ASISTIO, DEAN

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02244
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: L

Date Filed: 2022-07-22

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9645, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “COMMEMORATION OF THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF IGLESIA NI CRISTO ACT”, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. QUIMBO, STELLA LUZ A.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02362
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-26

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE CRIME OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND ONLINE SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9775, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ACT OF 2009, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. HERNANDEZ, CHARISSE ANNE C.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02396
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2022-07-26

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 6 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1379, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FORFEITURE LAW, TO PROVIDE A FIXED PERCENTAGE OF THE VALUE OF FORFEITED PROPERTIES IN CORRUPTION CASES AS ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ESCUDERO, MARIE BERNADETTE G.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-02

HB02532
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-27

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING FEBRUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL WORKING HOLIDAY TO BE KNOWN AS "NATIONAL ROTARY DAY"

Principal Author/s: 1. MAGSINO, MARISSA "Del Mar" P.

Date Read: 2022-08-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-03

HB02573
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-27

Full Title: AN ACT PROCLAIMING THE 7TH DAY OF FEBRUARY OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM APPRECIATION DAY IN CELEBRATION OF THE WORLD INTERFAITH HARMONY WEEK OF THE UNITED NATIONS

Principal Author/s: 1. SANTOS, MA. ALANA SAMANTHA T.

Date Read: 2022-08-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-03

HB02691
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-28

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE MAXIMUM VALUE OF THE FAMILY HOME EXEMPT FROM EXECUTION, FORCED SALE OR ATTACHMENT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 157 OF THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: 1. SALO, RON P.

Date Read: 2022-08-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-03

HB02910
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-01

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE FOURTH THURSDAY OF NOVEMBER AS NATIONAL THANKSGIVING DAY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ALMARIO, CHEENO MIGUEL D.

Date Read: 2022-08-08

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-08

HB03013
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGIME OF CONJUGAL PARTNERSHIP OF GAINS AS THE GOVERNING PROPERTY REGIME IN THE ABSENCE OF A MARRIAGE SETTLEMENT OR WHEN THE REGIME AGREED UPON IS VOID, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 75 OF TITLE IV OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2022-08-08

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-08

HB03102
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR THEFT, ROBBERY AND DESTRUCTION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL PROPERTY

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAR, CAMILLE A.

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-09

HB03157
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT LOWERING THE PENALTY FOR ADULTERY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 333 OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. LACSON-NOEL, JOSEPHINE VERONIQUE "Jaye" R.2. NOEL, FLORENCIO GABRIEL "Bem" G.

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-09

HB03159
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT REMOVING EXEMPTION FROM CRIMINAL LIABILITY OF RELATIVES FOR CRIMES OF THEFT, SWINDLING, AND MALICIOUS MISCHIEF, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 332 OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. LACSON-NOEL, JOSEPHINE VERONIQUE "Jaye" R.2. NOEL, FLORENCIO GABRIEL "Bem" G.

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-09

HB03518
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-11

Full Title: AN ACT PRESCRIBING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR THE CRIMES OF DELIVERING PRISONERS FROM JAIL AND INFIDELITY IN THE CUSTODY OF PRISONERS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 156, 223 AND 224 OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "REVISED PENAL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"

Principal Author/s: 1. ACOP, ROMEO M.

Date Read: 2022-08-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-16

HB03544
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-11

Full Title: AN ACT IMPOSING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR THE OFFENSES OF STEALING OR VANDALIZING OF GOVERNMENT ROAD AND TRAFFIC SIGNS, WARNING DEVICES, ACCESSORIES AND OTHER FACILITIES

Principal Author/s: 1. PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN "Caraps" S.

Date Read: 2022-08-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-16

HB03572
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-12

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JULY 7 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL WORKING HOLIDAY TO COMMEMORATE THE FOUNDING OF THE KATIPUNAN

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTRO, FRANCE L.2. BROSAS, ARLENE D.3. MANUEL, RAOUL DANNIEL A.

Date Read: 2022-08-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-16

HB03598
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING GENDER EQUALITY AND UPHOLDING THE SANCTITY OF MARRIAGE, THEREBY AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE TITLE ELEVEN, CHAPTER ONE, ARTICLES 333 AND 334 OF ACT NO. 3815, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE, AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: 1. TULFO, RALPH WENDEL P.2. TULFO, JOCELYN P.

Date Read: 2022-08-17

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-17

HB03709
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-16

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JULY 27 OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL NATIONAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN COMMEMORATION OF THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF THE IGLESIA NI CRISTO IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. RECTO, RALPH G.

Date Read: 2022-08-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-22

HB03745
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-17

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING FEBRUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL WORKING HOLIDAY TO BE KNOWN AS "NATIONAL ROTARY DAY"

Principal Author/s: 1. ACHARON, LORETO B.

Date Read: 2022-08-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-22

HB03857
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT ADJUSTING THE MINIMUM AMOUNT FOR DEATH INDEMNITY, MORAL AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386 OR THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-08-30

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-30

HB04058
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-23

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR ROBBERY, THEFT, AND DESTRUCTION OF PUBLIC PROPERTY

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-08-30

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-30

HB04116
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-26

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING THE CRIME OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND ONLINE SEXUAL EXPLOITATION, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9775, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ACT OF 2009, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, PATRICK MICHAEL D.

Date Read: 2022-08-31

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-08-31

HB04494
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-06

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PUBLICATION OF LAWS IN THE PRINT OR ONLINE VERSION OF THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE AND OF A NEWSPAPER OF GENERAL CIRCULATION

Principal Author/s: 1. MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ

Date Read: 2022-09-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-12

HB04583
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-08

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11032 TO INCLUDE PAYMENTS TO INDIVIDUAL AND CORPORATE CONTRACTORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, HIGHLY TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS, JOB ORDER PROVIDERS, ETC., AS COMPLEX TRANSACTIONS.

Principal Author/s: 1. HERRERA, BERNADETTE "BH"

Date Read: 2022-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-13

HB04605
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-08

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE RIGHT OF MARRIED WOMEN TO RETAIN THEIR MAIDEN SURNAMES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 370 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 386, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NEW CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ

Date Read: 2022-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-13

HB04612
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-08

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING FEBRUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL WORKING HOLIDAY IN THE ENTIRE COUNTRY TO BE KNOWN AS THE “NATIONAL ROTARY DAY”

Principal Author/s: 1. MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ

Date Read: 2022-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-13

HB04617
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-09

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT REFORM ACT”, PROVIDING FOR THE MODERNIZATION, STANDARDIZATION AND REGULATION OF THE GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT PROCESS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL L. Ph.D.

Date Read: 2022-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-13

HB04618
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-09

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING MAY 17 OF EVERY YEAR AS THE “NATIONAL DAY AGAINST DISCRIMINATION” TO COMMEMORATE THE INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST HOMOPHOBIA, BIPHOBIA, TRANSPHOBIA AND PHOBIAS FOR PERSONS OF DIVERSE SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION, OR SEX CHARACTERISTICS

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, PATRICK MICHAEL D.

Date Read: 2022-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-13

HB04643
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-12

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JANUARY 9 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN THE ENTIRE COUNTRY TO COMMEMORATE THE FEAST OF THE BLACK NAZARENE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, PATRICK MICHAEL D.

Date Read: 2022-09-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-14

HB04777
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-14

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE CHINESE NEW YEAR’S DAY A SPECIAL NON-WORKING PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. PRIMICIAS-AGABAS, MARLYN L.

Date Read: 2022-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-19

HB04848
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-14

Full Title: AN ACT RECLASSIFYING LEGITIMATE CHILDREN INTO CHILDREN BORN WITHIN WEDLOCK AND ILLEGITIMATE CHILDREN INTO CHILDREN BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK, HEREBY AMENDING THE PERTINENT PROVISIONS OF THE CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND OTHER PERTINENT LAWS PERTAINING TO THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN CHILDREN BORN WITHIN OR OUT OF WEDLOCK FORMALLY KNOWN AS LEGITIMATE AND ILLEGITIMATE CHILDREN

Principal Author/s: 1. ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.

Date Read: 2022-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-19

HB04849
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-14

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGIME OF COMPLETE SEPARATION OF PROPERTY AS THE GOVERNING REGIME IN THE ABSENCE OF A MARRIAGE SETTLEMENT OR WHEN THE REGIME AGREED UPON IS VOID, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 75 AND 147 OF TITLE IV OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209 AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s:

Date Read: 2022-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-19

HB04875
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-15

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR THE FALSIFICATION OF MEDICAL CERTIFICATES IN TIMES OF NATIONAL HEALTH EMERGENCIES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TEST RESULTS AND VACCINATION CARDS, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE ARTICLE 174 OF ACT NO. 3815 ALSO KNOWN AS “THE REVISED PENAL CODE”, AS AMENDED BY RA 10951

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-09-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-20

HB04929
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-19

Full Title: AN ACT INCREASING THE VALIDITY OF AUTHORIZATION TO SOLEMNIZE MARRIAGE OF PRIESTS, MINISTERS, OR RABBIS FROM THREE (3) TO FIVE (5) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6514 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, ERIC GO

Date Read: 2022-09-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-21

HB04946
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-19

Full Title: AN ACT REPEALING ARTICLE 247 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-09-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-21

HB05009
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-20

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING FEBRUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL ROTARY DAY AND A REGULAR WORKING DAY

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-09-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-22

HB05078
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-21

Full Title: AN ACT RECOGNIZING AUGUST 1, 1898 AS THE DAY OF THE PROMULGATION OF THE SOLEMN DECLARATION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE AND DECLARING AUGUST 1 OF EVERY YEAR AS A LEGAL HOLIDAY

Principal Author/s: 1. MERCADO-REVILLA, LANI

Date Read: 2022-09-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-23

HB05088
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-22

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING JULY 27 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NATIONAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9645, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “COMMEMORATION OF THE FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY OF IGLESIA NI CRISTO”

Principal Author/s: 1. REVILLA, RAMON JOLO III B.2. MERCADO-REVILLA, LANI3. REVILLA, BRYAN B.

Date Read: 2022-09-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-26

HB05124
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-23

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING THE GROUNDS FOR LEGAL SEPARATION UNDER ARTICLE 55 OF THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOS SANTOS, ALFRED C.

Date Read: 2022-09-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-27

HB05139
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-23

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 6 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1379, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS “AN ACT DECLARING FORFEITURE IN FAVOR OF THE STATE ANY PROPERTY FOUND TO HAVE BEEN UNLAWFULLY ACQUIRED BY ANY PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE AND PROVIDING FOR THE PROCEEDINGS THEREFOR” AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.

Date Read: 2022-09-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2022-09-27

 

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SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.


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07-DECEMBER-2021 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
REVISION OF LAWS
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
• Measures enacting/amending special laws

HB 2070 – Exempting church ministers, priests, rabbis, and imams from securing government license to solemnize marriage, further amending EO 209 (Family Code of the Philippines), Act No. 3815, as amended, (Revised Penal Code), Act No. 3753 (Law on Registry of Civil Status), and National Statistics Office Administrative Order No. 1, series of 2021 (Amendments on the implementing rules and regulations governing the registration of authority to solemnize marriage with the Civil Registrar General of bishops, heads/founders of religions and religious sects, priests, rabbis, imams, religious ministers, tribal heads/leaders/chieftains, community elders, and other designated authorities) (Deputy Speaker Bienvenido Abante Jr.)

HBs 9897 & 9928 – Increasing the validity of authorization to solemnize marriage of priests, ministers, or rabbis from three to five years, amending for the purpose RA 6514 or the law providing that the authorization to solemnize marriage issued to priests, ministers, or rabbis shall be valid for a period of three years (Reps. Eric Go Yap and Mark Go)

HB 657 – Declaring any presidential nominee who has been bypassed by the Commission on Appointments to be ineligible for reappointment by the President (Rep. Francis Gerald Aguinaldo Abaya)

HB 1097 – Providing for a system of recognition of churches, sects, religious groups or organizations in the Philippines (Rep. Ron Salo)

HB 1203 – Amending RA 8485, otherwise known as the Animal Welfare Act of 1998 (by imposing penalties on those who abandon their pets or those who allow their animals to run wild and by establishing programs which promote animal welfare in every city and municipality throughout the country) (Rep. Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo)

HB 2305 – Criminalizing reckless driving and providing penalties for the commission thereof (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 2931 – Increasing the penalty for the crime of carnapping, amending for the purpose Section 14 of RA 6539, otherwise known as Anti-Carnapping Act of 1972 (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 8412 – Requiring the immediate return of carnapped vehicles to the lawful owners thereof, amending for the purpose RA 6539 (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HBs 5032 & 10214 – Rationalizing holidays and special days, amending for the purpose Section 26, Chapter 7, Book 1 of EO 292, otherwise known as the Administrative Code of the Philippines, as amended (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda and Junie Cua)

HB 5444 – Granting benefits and privileges to former Presidents, Vice Presidents of the Philippines or their surviving spouses, amending for this purpose RA 5059 or the law granting life pension and franking privilege to former Presidents of the Philippines, repealing RA 2087 or the law granting life pension and franking privilege to widows of former Presidents of the Philippines (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 7458 – Declaring March 16, 2021 a special non-working holiday in the entire country in commemoration of the Quincentennial Anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan's foray on Philippine soil and the founding of Christianity in the country (Rep. Rodrigo Abellanosa)

HBs 8279 & 8448 – Repealing PD 1563, otherwise known as the Anti-Mendicancy Law of 1978 (Reps. Joseph Argel Cabatbat and Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 8288 – Amending RA 10586, otherwise known as the Anti-Drunk and Drugged Driving Act of 2013 (by providing sufficient manpower complement to effectively implement the law) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8371 – Rationalizing the law against gambling and/or betting by providing stiffer penalties, forfeiture and confiscation provisions and establishing a prima facie presumption for violations thereof, amending for these purposes PD 1602 or the law prescribing stiffer penalties on illegal gambling (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

• Measures amending the Family Code

HB 4054 – Amending Title IV, Chapter 1, Articles 74, 75, 76 and 77 of RA 8533, or the law amending Title I, Chapter 3, Article 39 of EO 209 (by amending the old and obsolete provisions of the law, particularly the property relations between husband and wife, to conform to the changing demands of the time) (Deputy Speaker Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr.)

HB 4833 – Amending EO 209, on the property relations between husband and wife, and on support (by protecting the spouse from unjust and unfair situation under the regime of absolute community) (Deputy Speaker Bienvenido Abante Jr.)

• Measures amending the Revised Penal Code

HB 6273 – Amending Article 315 of Act No. 3815, to include willful non-payment of correctly imposed public transportation fees as a mode of committing estafa (Rep. Eric Go Yap)

HB 8176 – Amending Articles 266-A, 333, 334, 337, 338, 342, 343, 349, 350 and 351 of Act No. 3815, and RA 8353, otherwise known as the Anti-Rape Law of 1997 (by amending certain provisions of the Revised Penal Code and other penal laws in order to extend with clarity the protection and efficacy of specific provisions of the laws to the lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgenders, queers, and intersex (LGBTQI) and other similar groups that may hereafter exist) (Deputy Speaker Bienvenido Abante Jr.)

HB 8266 – Increasing the value of money and the penalties for malversation of public funds, amending for the purpose Articles 217, 218, 219, 220, 221 and 222 of Act No. 3815 (Rep. Horacio Suansing Jr.)

HB 8542 – Increasing the penalties under Article 217 (Malversation of public funds or property; Presumption of malversation) of Act No. 3815, as amended (Rep. Julienne ‘Jam’ Baronda)

HB 8354 – Amending Article 259 of Act No. 3815, on abortion (by imposing penalties in their maximum and additional penalty of perpetual loss of license to practice their profession by the guilty individuals) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8361 – Prescribing a higher penalty for persons in authority as accessories, who directly cause or order the destruction or concealment of vital evidence for heinous crimes, amending for the purpose Article 19 of Act No. 3815 (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8406 – Penalizing any person who induces or causes another to use a fictitious name, or conceals his true name, or usurps the civil status of another person, amending for the purpose Articles 178 and 348 of Act No. 3815 (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8517 – Increasing the penalty for infidelity in the custody of prisoners, amending for the purpose Articles 223 and 224, Chapter 5, Title 7, Book 2 of Act No. 3815, as amended (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8520 – Amending Article 337 of Act No. 3815, eliminating gender bias in qualified seduction and increasing the imposable penalty (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HBs 8523 & 9232 – Amending Articles 333 and 344, and repealing Article 334 of Act No. 3815, eliminating gender bias in adultery and concubinage (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr. and Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 8923 – Repealing Article 247 (Death or Physical injuries inflicted under exceptional circumstances) of Act No. 3815, as amended (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 9092 – Amending Article 245 of Act No. 3815, by renaming the felony to ‘sexual harassment by public officers’ and adding another paragraph to be cited as Paragraph 3 dealing with cases not falling within the coverage of Paragraphs 1 and 2 of the same Article (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 9116 – Amending Section 48 of Act No. 3815, as amended, to define and penalize the crime of murder committed under extraordinary circumstances (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 9118 – Amending Article 310 of Act No. 3815, as amended, to increase the penalties in certain instances of qualified theft (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 9946 – Increasing the penalties for the falsification of medical certificates in times of national health emergencies including but not limited to test results and vaccination cards, amending for this purpose Article 174 of Act No. 3815, as amended (Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 10358 – Extending the coverage of the law in kidnapping and penalizing hoax kidnapping, amending for the purpose Article 267 of Act No. 3815, as amended (Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez)

• Measures amending the Civil Code of the Philippines

HB 9090 – Amending Article 1723 of RA 386, otherwise known as the New Civil Code of the Philippines, on the liability of engineers, architects, or contractors arising from non-observance of plans and specifications or the use of materials of inferior quality (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 9119 – Amending Article 1032 of RA 386, on unworthiness to succeed (by including in the list of people who are disqualified to succeed by reason of unworthiness, parents who induce their sons to lead corrupt or immoral lives) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Last Updated: 06-October-2022, 01:21:34 PM