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HOUSE COMMITTEES


NATURAL RESOURCES

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to natural resources, except energy and fisheries resources, and their exploration, conservation, management and utilization, lands of the public domain, mines and minerals, forests, parks and wildlife, and marine resources.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Ty, Arnel U.
Hon. Ty, Arnel U.

Party List - LPGMA

 

MEMBERS : 65 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7161, Telefax no. 9513003
Committee Secretary: Mr. Raul G. Terso

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CO-SPONSOR 35

HB00202
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ALLOCATION OF FUNDS RECEIVED FROM THE UTILIZATION OF OFFSHORE NATURAL RESOURCES, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE PROVINCIAL OFFSHORE NATURAL RESOURCES ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ABUEG, FREDERICK "ERICK" F.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-07-26

HB00691
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

Principal Author: ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-08-09, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-08-14 and received by the Senate on 2017-08-14

HB00868
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE "PUBLIC LAND ACT", AS AMENDED, THE LAND EMBRACED IN PROCLAMATION NO. 602 DATED APRIL 12, 2004, DECLARING AS ECO-TOURISM PARK AND CAMPSITE PURPOSES A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN SITUATED IN BARANGAYS LUBIGAN AND MORIONES, INCLUDING A PARCEL OF LAND SITUATED IN BARANGAY IBA, ALL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SAN JOSE, PROVINCE OF TARLAC

Principal Author: YAP, VICTOR A.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-09-14

HB01173
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING REFORMS IN LAND ADMINISTRATION SYSTEM, CREATING THE LAND ADMINISTRATION AUTHORITY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: CAYETANO, PIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-01

HB02050
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE MANAGEMENT OF THE NATURAL RESOURCES IN THE CAMOTES ISLANDS, PROVINCE OF CEBU, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PROCLAMATION NO. 2152 DATED DECEMBER 29, 1981, ENTITLED 'DECLARING THE ENTIRE PROVINCE OF PALAWAN AND CERTAIN PARCELS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AND/OR PARTS OF THE COUNTRY AS MANGROVE SWAMP FOREST RESERVES'

Principal Author: DURANO, RAMON "RED" VI H.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-07-25)

HB03932
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author: ABUEG, FREDERICK "ERICK" F.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-10-09

HB03979
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT DECLARING TWO PARCELS OF LANDS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN THE CITY OF NAGA, PROVINCE OF CEBU AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION FOR AGRICULTURAL, RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL OR OTHER PRODUCTIVE PURPOSES

Principal Author: GULLAS, GERALD ANTHONY "SAMSAM" JR. V; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-10-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-10-05 and received by the Senate on 2017-10-05

HB04208
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS (DPWH) TO CUT, BALL, TRANSFER, DISPOSE OR PLANT TREES WHEN IMPLEMENTING NATIONAL OR LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

Principal Author: FERNANDO, BAYANI F.; TY, ARNEL U.; SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.; CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.; SACDALAN, JESUS NONATO; AGGABAO, MA. LOURDES R.; MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.; ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.; ALVAREZ, FRANZ E.; TEJADA, JOSE "PING-PING" I.; GO, MARK O.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-10-03)

HB04266
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING REFORMS IN LAND ADMINISTRATION

Principal Author: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-11-09

HB04387
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MUNICIPALITY OF KIBUNGAN, BENGUET A MINING-FREE ZONE AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Principal Author: COSALAN, RONALD M.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-09-19)

HB04528
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL RAINWATER HARVESTING BOARD UNDER THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROMOTION, DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF RAINWATER HARVESTING TECHNOLOGY AS A MEASURE TO MITIGATE THE EFFECTS BROUGHT ABOUT BY CLIMATE CHANGE AND EXTREME WEATHER PHENOMENA LIKE SUPER TYPHOONS AND THE EL NIÑO THAT ARE THE CAUSES OF DOWNSTREAM FLOODING, SEVERE DROUGHT AND OTHER PROBLEMS ON FRESH WATER, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-12-06

HB05086
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING DAVAO ORIENTAL A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: ALMARIO, JOEL MAYO Z.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-09-06)

HB05301
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE PROVINCE OF SOUTHERN LEYTE A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: MERCADO, ROGER G.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-09-18)

HB05316
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, DEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS, AND RESPONSIBILITIES; APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-05-02

HB05318
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE BENHAM RISE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION (BRDC), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-05-02

HB05360
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE BENHAM RISE PROTECTION AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ATIENZA, JOSE JR. L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-05-02

HB05497
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BENHAM RISE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-05-03

HB05789
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE CITY OF DAVAO AS A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: UNGAB, ALBERTO TOM; ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-07-31

HB05790
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE PROVINCE OF BILIRAN A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: ESPINA, ROGELIO J. M.D.; ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-07-31

HB05797
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING A PARCEL OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF DINALUPIHAN AND HERMOSA, PROVINCE OF BATAAN AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION FOR COMMERCIAL, RESIDENTIAL AND OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ROMAN, GERALDINE B.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-05-31)

HB05798
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN COVERED BY PROCLAMATION NO.585, SITUATED IN BARANGAY SAN JOSE IN THE CITY OF ANTIPOLO, PROVINCE OF RIZAL, AND DECLARING THE SAME OPEN TO DISPOSITION

Principal Author: ACOP, ROMEO M.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-05-31)

HB05799
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT REVERTING FISH PONDS WHICH HAVE BEEN UNUTILIZED OR ABANDONED FOR A PERIOD OF THREE YEARS TO FOREST LANDS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 43 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO.705 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED FORESTRY REFORM CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author: VILLARICA, LINABELLE RUTH R.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-10-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-10-05 and received by the Senate on 2017-10-05

HB05834
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND PORTIONS OF TIMBERLAND LOCATED IN BARANGAYS FACTORIA, SAUGAN, DALID, BAGACAY, DAO, JAPAY, BANTAYAN, MABUHAY, BURAK, TAWAGAN (POBLACION), BINALAYAN, BATO, KALAW, AGSAM, NAGA-NAGA, AND TRINIDAD (MAYCOROT), IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF ORAS, PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR

Principal Author: EVARDONE, BEN P.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-07-25)

HB05946
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION AND COORDINATION OF SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT LAWS, POLICIES, PROGRAMS, AND PROJECTS, CREATING THE FOREST MANAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: MANALO, JESULITO A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2017-07-25

HB06011
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE PROVINCE OF NORTH COTABATO A MINING-FREE ZONE AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author: TEJADA, JOSE "PING-PING" I.; MENDOZA, RAYMUND DEMOCRITO C.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Business for Thursday & Friday on 2017-08-08

HB06012
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE CITY OF CAGAYAN DE ORO A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Business for Thursday & Friday on 2017-08-22

HB06013
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL AREAS AS CLOSED TO MINING APPLICATIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995

Principal Author: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-07-25)

HB06073
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FINAL FORESTLAND BOUNDARY OF THE PROVINCE OF AGUSAN DEL SUR

Principal Author: MELLANA, EVELYN P.; PLAZA, MARIA VALENTINA G.; TY, ARNEL U.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; BAG-AO, KAKA J.; VILLARIN, TOM S.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-08-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-08-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-08-31

HB06156
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MINERAL RESOURCES, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author: ACOSTA-ALBA, MARIA LOURDES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-08-16

HB06394
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MAYON VOLCANO NATURAL PARK IN THE PROVINCE OF ALBAY AS A PROTECTED AREA AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT

Principal Author: GONZALEZ, FERNANDO V.; TY, ARNEL U.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; CUA, DAKILA CARLO E.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-10-09, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-10-11 and received by the Senate on 2017-10-11

HB06405
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE THIRD DISTRICT OF PALAWAN AS A MINING-FREE ZONE

Principal Author: ACOSTA, GIL P.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-09-18)

HB06426
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN SITUATED WITHIN THE CITY OF SURIGAO, PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL NORTE

Principal Author: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Consigned to the Archives on 2017-10-11

HB06449
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE PASONANCA WATERSHED FOREST RESERVE, LOCATED IN ZAMBOANGA CITY, AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT

Principal Author: LOBREGAT, CELSO L.; TY, ARNEL U.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; CUA, DAKILA CARLO E.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-10-10

HB06625
 
 

AN ACT CLASSIFYING BAMBOO AS AN UNREGULATED FOREST PRODUCT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.; BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA; TY, ARNEL U.;

Status: Reported out 2017-10-19 (#00472);Submitted by NATURAL RESOURCES

HR00998
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION TO PROMOTE THE EFFECTIVE, EFFICIENT AND SUSTAINABLE EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT, MANAGEMENT, AND MONITORING OF THE PHILIPPINE RISE

Principal Author: SARMIENTO, CESAR V.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-05-17