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HOUSE COMMITTEES


LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the grant, amendment, extension or revocation of franchises.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Alvarez, Franz
Hon. Alvarez, Franz

District Representative
Palawan, 1st District

 

MEMBERS : 45 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7159, Telefax no. 9323906
Committee Secretary: Ms. Portia. P. Silang

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MAIN REFERRAL 72

HB00632
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-07-27

HB01422
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO SATELLITE PAGING SYSTEMS PHILIPPINES, INC. (PRESENTLY KNOWN AS NOW TELECOM COMPANY, INC.) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7301, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7940, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING SATELLITE PAGING SYSTEMS PHILIPPINES, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO PAGING SYSTEMS AND TRUNKED RADIO SYSTEMS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES FOR A PERIOD OF TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THE ACT

Principal Author/s: COSALAN, RONALD M.

Status: Substituted by HB05177

HB01941
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE GULF WAVES COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: ESPINO, AMADO JR. T.

Status: Substituted by HB05063

HB02045
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE SEPARATE LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE TO COTABATO ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC. (COTELCO-PALMA) TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF ELECTRIC POWER TO THE END-USERS IN THE SIX MUNICIPALITIES OF THE PROVINCE OF COTABATO, NAMELY: PIKIT, PIGCAWAYAN, ALOESAN, LIBUNGAN, MIDSAYAP AND ALAMADA (PPALMA) AND ITS NEIGHBORING SUBURBS

Principal Author/s: SACDALAN, JESUS NONATO

Status: Substituted by HB05654

HB02262
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE OF CADIZ RADIO AND TELEVISION NETWORK, INC., TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATION IN THE WESTERN VISAYAS AREA

Principal Author/s: CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-08-08

HB02617
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING AND AMENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO INNOVE COMMUNICATIONS INC. (FORMERLY "ISLA COMMUNICATIONS CO.") UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO.7372

Principal Author/s: UMALI, REYNALDO V.

Status: Substituted by HB05556

HB02630
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 12 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869 - CONSOLIDATING AND AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NOS. 1067-A, 1067-B, 1067-C, 1399 AND 1632, RELATIVE TO THE FRANCHISE AND POWERS OF THE PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT AND GAMING CORPORATION (PAGCOR)

Principal Author/s: ATIENZA, JOSE JR. L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-08-15

HB02930
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING AND EXTENDING FOR TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO SMART COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (FORMERLY SMART INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7294, ENTITLED 'AN ACT GRANTING SMART INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (SMART) A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, INSTALL, MAINTAIN, LEASE AND OPERATE INTEGRATED TELECOMMUNICATIONS/COMPUTER/ELECTRONIC SERVICES AND STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES FOR PUBLIC DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES'

Principal Author/s: UMALI, REYNALDO V.

Status: Substituted by HB04637

HB03118
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE STREAMTECH SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: MADRONA, EMMANUEL F.

Status: Substituted by HB06314

HB03243
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXTENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO JORGE BAYONA UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 8158, ASSIGNING IN FAVOR FOR PBN BROADCASTING INC. AND RENEWING THE TERM FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE DATE OF THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Status: Substituted by HB05717

HB03771
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RINCONADA BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7158 ENTITLED 'AN ACT GRANTING THE RINCONADA BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES' FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-10-03

HB03864
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING AND RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO BETA BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: GO, MARK O.

Status: Substituted by HB05175

HB03903
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE TRUTH IN GOVERNANCE THRU MEDIA (TGM) BROADCASTING NETWORK A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, AND IN THE PROVINCE OF PALAWAN

Principal Author/s: ABUEG, FREDERICK "ERICK" F.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-10-10

HB03946
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO GMA NETWORK, INC. (FORMERLY REPUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7252 ENTITLED 'AN ACT GRANTING THE REPUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES' FOR TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: ENVERGA, ANNA KATRINA M.

Status: Substituted by HB04631

HB04110
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING ILOILO BAPTIST CHURCH (PHILIPPINES) TO CONSTRUCT, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE NON-COMMERCIAL RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: TREÑAS, JERRY P.

Status: Substituted by HB04636

HB04118
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO FIRST LOVE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8100 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE FIRST LOVE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN COMMERCIAL FM AND AM RADIO STATIONS AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE VISAYAS AND MINDANAO" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: JALOSJOS, SETH FREDERICK P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-11-07

HB04136
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO MANILA BROADCASTING COMPANY UNDER REPUBLIC ACT 7816, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE MANILA BROADCASTING COMPANY A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN COMMERCIAL TELEVISION AND RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

Principal Author/s: SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-17 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-17

HB04145
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO FILIPINAS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INCORPORATED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8168 ENTITLED, "AN ACT GRANTING THE FILIPINAS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES"

Principal Author/s: LAGMAN, EDCEL C.

Status: Substituted by HB06166

HB04169
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE BICOL LIGHT AND POWER CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE, OWN, MANAGE AND MAINTAIN DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF ELECTRIC POWER TO THE END-USERS IN THE TOWNS OF BAAO, BALATAN, BATO, BUHI, BULA, NABUA, AND THE CITY OF IRIGA, PROVINCE OF CAMARINES SUR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND JR. F.

Status: Substituted by HB05664

HB04180
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO DXRA-RMC (RIZAL MEMORIAL COLLEGES) BROADCASTING CORPORATION TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A COMMERCIAL RADIO BROADCASTING STATION IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED EIGHTY ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE TO ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA, GIL P.

Status: Substituted by HB06170

HB04290
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO NOTRE DAME BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8109 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE NOTRE DAME BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES FOR RELIGIOUS, EDUCATIONAL, AND CULTURAL AS WELL AS FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: TEJADA, JOSE "PING-PING" I.

Status: Substituted by HB05349

HB04302
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO CEBU BROADCASTING COMPANY UNDER REPUBLIC ACT 7963, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE CEBU BROADCASTING COMPANY A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

Principal Author/s: SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.

Status: Substituted by HB05715

HB04342
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO PACIFIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7967, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE PACIFIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATION WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.

Status: Substituted by HB06168

HB04343
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO PHILIPPINE BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT 7962, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE PHILIPPINE BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.

Status: Substituted by HB06169

HB04349
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ABS-CBN CORPORATION (FORMERLY ABS-CBN BROADCASTING CORPORATION) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7966 OR "AN ACT GRANTING ABS-CBN BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-11-16

HB04380
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE MALINDANG BROADCASTING NETWORK CORPORATION, A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: ALMONTE, JORGE T.

Status: Substituted by HB05665

HB04464
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO SUBIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7511 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE SUBIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: HERNANDEZ, FERDINAND L.

Status: Substituted by HB05064

HB04513
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RADIO MARINE NETWORK, INCORPORATED, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 4607, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7512

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-11-29

HB04515
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING IGNITE TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATED A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: OAMINAL, HENRY S.

Status: Substituted by HB05557

HB04555
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE LANAO DEL NORTE ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF ELECTRIC POWER TO THE END-USERS IN ALL THE MUNICIPALITIES OF THE PROVINCE OF LANAO DEL NORTE

Principal Author/s: DIMAPORO, MOHAMAD KHALID Q.; DIMAPORO, ABDULLAH D.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-12-07

HB04600
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE DEUS AMOR EST. BROADCASTING, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, INSTALL, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES AND IN THE PUBLIC INTEREST, RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: TREÑAS, JERRY P.

Status: Substituted by HB06165

HB04657
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE GOLDEN NATION NETWORK INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: LOBREGAT, CELSO L.

Status: Substituted by HB05558

HB04658
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ERMITA ELECTRONICS INCORPORATED (PRESENTLY KNOWN AS G. TELECOMS INC.) AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8196, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE ERMITA ELECTRONICS, INCORPORATED, A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: LOBREGAT, CELSO L.

Status: Substituted by HB05559

HB04668
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO SARRAGA INTEGRATED AND MANAGEMENT CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7478 TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN, FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES, RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Status: Substituted by HB05176

HB04693
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ENRIQUE M. OROZCO AND SONS INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3229

Principal Author/s: MADRONA, EMMANUEL F.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-01-16

HB04759
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE VOLUNTEER LIFECARE MINISTRIES INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE NON-COMMERCIAL RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: TREÑAS, JERRY P.

Status: Substituted by HB06315

HB04820
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXTENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO CATHOLIC BISHOPS' CONFERENCE OF THE PHILIPPINES, INC. (FORMERLY THE CATHOLIC WELFARE ORGANIZATION) TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND/OR TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SEVENTY-FIVE HUNDRED AND THIRTY FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM 04 AUGUST 2017 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-01-31

HB04849
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO OMNINET PHILIPPINES, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7298 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING TO OMNINET PHILIPPINES, INC. A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, INSTALL, MAINTAIN, LEASE AND OPERATE WIRE AND/OR WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, LINES, CIRCUITS AND STATIONS WITHIN AND WITHOUT THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BELMONTE, RICARDO "RJ" JR. T.

Status: Substituted by HB05348

HB04877
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE GOOD NEWS SORSOGON FOUNDATION, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR RELIGIOUS, EDUCATIONAL AND COMMERCIAL PURPOSES, RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE BICOL REGION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-02-06

HB04879
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS AND AMENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO GATEWAY U.H.F. TELEVISION BROADCASTING INC. NOW GATEWAY TELEVISION BROADCASTING, INC. DOING BUSINESS UNDER THE NAME AND STYLE HOPE CHANNEL PHILIPPINES, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7223

Principal Author/s: ABAYON, HARLIN NEIL III J.

Status: Substituted by HB05211

HB04906
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXTENDING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO THE DELTA BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. TO ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7723

Principal Author/s: VELASCO, LORD ALLAN JAY Q.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-02-08

HB04974
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ULTRASONIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM INCORPORATED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8081 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING ULTRASONIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM INCORPORATED A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: BATAOIL, LEOPOLDO N.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-02-13

HB04989
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO WORD BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7485 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING WORD BROADCASTING CORPORATION FORMERLY FILIPINAS BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC. (AS AMENDED ON JULY 20, 1991) A FRANCHISE TO CONTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO BROADCASTING AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE VISAYAS AND MINDANAO AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES." FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS YEARS FROM THE EFFCTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: DEL MAR, RAUL V.; ABELLANOSA, RODRIGO A.; GULLAS, GERALD ANTHONY "SAMSAM" JR. V; CAMINERO, WILFREDO S.; GARCIA, GWENDOLYN F.; SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.; DURANO, RAMON "RED" VI H.; CORTES, JONAS C.; CALDERON, PETER JOHN D.;

Status: Substituted by HB05212

HB05030
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO AUDIOVISUAL COMMUNICATORS, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8124 TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ; NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-02-20

HB05054
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO CENTURY COMMUNICATIONS MARKETING CENTER, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8133 ENTITLED, "AN ACT GRANTING CENTURY COMMUNICATIONS MARKETING CENTER, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES", FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: REVILLA, STRIKE B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-02-22

HB05166
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING NORTHEASTERN BROADCASTING SERVICES, INCORPORATED A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN ISABELA PROVINCE AND IN REGION TWO

Principal Author/s: ALBANO, RODOLFO III T.; DY, NAPOLEON S.; GO, ANA CRISTINA SIQUIAN; AGGABAO, MA. LOURDES R.; PANGANIBAN, JOSE JR. T., CPA, Lib.;

Status: Substituted by HB06316

HB05200
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO BRIGHT STAR BROADCASTING NETWORK CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7295 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE BRIGHT STAR BROADCASTING NETWORK CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ARENAS, ROSE MARIE "BABY" J.; BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.;

Status: Substituted by HB05635

HB05217
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO BRIGHT STAR BROADCASTING NETWORK CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7295 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE BRIGHT STAR BROADCASTING NETWORK CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: ERMITA-BUHAIN, ELENITA MILAGROS "EILEEN"

Status: Substituted by HB05635

HB05265
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO PENAFRANCIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8166

Principal Author/s: ROBES, FLORIDA "RIDA" P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-03-15

HB05303
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING MAGNUM.AIR (SKY JET) INC. A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT SERVICES, WITH NINOY AQUINO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - TERMINAL 4 AS ITS BASE

Principal Author/s: TUGNA, SHERWIN N.

Status: Substituted by HB06317

HB05479
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO VANGUARD RADIO NETWORK COMPANY, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7529, ENTITLED "A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE ISLAND OF LUZON, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8069, EXTENDING ITS OPERATIONS IN REGIONS 6, 7, 10, AND 11, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES," FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Substituted by HB05716

HB05504
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO THE BOHOL CHRONICLE RADIO CORPORATION TO CONSTRUCT, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SEVENTY-SIX HUNDRED AND THIRTY-FOUR TO ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE YEARS FROM THE DATE OF APPROVAL OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: YAP, ARTHUR C.

Status: Substituted by HB06431

HB05516
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AN ACT GRANTING THE NORTH COTABATO MULTI-MEDIA ADVERTISING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: CATAMCO, NANCY A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-08

HB05602
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AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO VIMCONTU BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8116, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE VIMCONTU BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MENDOZA, RAYMUND DEMOCRITO C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-16

HB05632
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO UNIVERSITY OF MINDANAO UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8170 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE UNIVERSITY OF MINDANAO A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; NOGRALES, JERICHO JONAS B.;

Status: Substituted by HB06167

HB05684
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AN ACT GRANTING THE IRIGA ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE, OWN, MANAGE AND MAINTAIN A DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF ELECTRIC POWER TO THE END-USERS IN THE ENTIRE FIFTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF CAMARINES SUR

Principal Author/s: FORTUNO, SALVIO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-24

HB05700
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RADIO SORSOGON NETWORK INCORPORATED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7635 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING RADIO SORSOGON NETWORK, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO/TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN BICOL REGION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-29

HB05702
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AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO TIRAD PASS RADIO TV BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8070, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE TIRAD PASS RADIO TV BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN COMMERCIAL AM-FM RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SINGSON, ERIC D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-29

HB05813
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AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO AIR PHILIPPINES CORPORATION, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8339, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT GRANTING AIR PHILIPPINES CORPORATION (AIR PHILIPPINES) A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT SERVICES, AS AMENDED"

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-31

HB05814
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AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ASIAN SPIRIT, INC., DOING BUSINESS UNDER THE NAME AIR ASIA PHILIPPINES, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9183, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT GRANTING ASIAN SPIRIT, INC. A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT SERVICES"

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-31

HB05815
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AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7151, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT GRANTING CEBU AIR, INC. A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN TRANSPORT SERVICES FOR THE CARRIAGE OF PASSENGERS, MAIL, GOODS AND PROPERTY BY AIR, BOTH DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL, WITH CEBU AS ITS BASE"

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-31

HB05816
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AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1590, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT GRANTING A NEW FRANCHISE TO PHILIPPINE AIRLINES, INC. TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN AIR-TRANSPORT SERVICES IN THE PHILIPPINES AND OTHER COUNTRIES", AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-31

HB05817
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AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9517, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT GRANTING SOUTHEAST ASIAN AIRLINES (SEAir) INC. A FRANCHISE TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORT SERVICES, WITH CLARKFIELD, PAMPANGA AS ITS BASE"

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-05-31

HB06023
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE OF THE PANAY ELECTRIC COMPANY, INC. GRANTED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 5360 AND EXTENDED BY THE NATIONAL ELECTRIFICATION COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE, AND MAINTAIN A DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR THE CONVEYANCE OF ELECTRIC POWER TO END USERS IN THE CITY OF ILOILO

Principal Author/s: ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-07-31

HB06097
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO JOSE M. LUISON AND SONS, INC. TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCAST STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8132 FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE DATE OF APPROVAL OF THIS ACT

Principal Author/s: PICHAY, PROSPERO JR. A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-08-08

HB06334
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AN ACT GRANTING THE DXZB-TV 13 COOPERATIVE FOR SERVICE OF ZAMBOANGA A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN WESTERN MINDANAO, REGION IX, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: DALIPE, MANUEL JOSE "MANNIX" M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-07

HB06347
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AN ACT EXTENDING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ADVANCED MEDIA BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8061, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE ADVANCED MEDIA BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: FERRER, LUIS "JON-JON" IV A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-08

HB06348
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AN ACT EXTENDING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8084, ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING RAVEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS WITHIN LUZON AND OTHER AREAS IN THE PHILIPPINES WHERE FREQUENCIES AND/OR CHANNELS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING"

Principal Author/s: FERRER, LUIS "JON-JON" IV A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-08

HB06375
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AN ACT GRANTING MT. SAGE BROADCASTING NETWORK INCORPORATED A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PROVINCE OF BUKIDNON AND IN REGION TEN

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, ROGELIO NEIL P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-13

HB06385
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO PHILIPPINE COMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE CORPORATION (PHILCOMSAT) TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE IN THE PHILIPPINES GROUND SATELLITE TERMINAL STATIONS FOR TELECOMMUNICATIONS WITH SATELLITE FACILITIES AND DELIVERY TO COMMON CARRIERS

Principal Author/s: GO, MARK O.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-18

HB06429
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO ANDRES BONIFACIO COLLEGE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8120 ENTITLED "AN ACT GRANTING THE ANDRES BONIFACIO COLLEGE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC., A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS AND STATIONS FOR TELEVISION IN THE ISLAND OF MINDANAO FOR EDUCATIONAL, CULTURAL AND COMMERCIAL PURPOSES" TO ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, ANTHONY M., Ph.D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2017-09-26

HR00237
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RESOLUTION CALLING TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICE PROVIDERS TO SHOW CAUSE WHY THEY SHOULD HAVE THE PRIVILEGE TO KEEP THEIR LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES DESPITE THE POOR SERVICE PROVIDED TO THE FILIPINO PEOPLE

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-09-19