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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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MAIN REFERRAL 172

HB00050
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PROTECTION, REHABILITATION, AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF FOREST ECOSYSTEM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: FORTUN, LAWRENCE LEMUEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00054
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO REGULATE THE RATIONAL EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF MINERAL RESOURCES, AND TO ENSURE THE EQUITABLE SHARING OF BENEFITS FOR THE STATE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BAG-AO, KAKA J.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00113
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO REGULATE THE RATIONAL EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF MINERAL RESOURCES, AND TO ENSURE THE EQUITABLE SHARING OF BENEFITS FOR THE STATE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BAGUILAT, TEDDY JR. BRAWNER; FORTUN, LAWRENCE LEMUEL H.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00124
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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/s: LOBREGAT, CELSO L.

Status: Substituted by HB06449

HB00133
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENHANCING THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM (NIPAS), PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT, AND REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7586 AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: BATOCABE, RODEL M.; GARBIN, ALFREDO JR. A.; CO, CHRISTOPHER S.;

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-10-03

HB00143
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DELINEATION OF THE SPECIFIC FOREST LIMITS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA-ALBA, MARIA LOURDES

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00145
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT SYSTEM

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA-ALBA, MARIA LOURDES

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00177
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENSURING THE PRESERVATION AND MANAGEMENT OF PROTECTED AREAS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7586 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM ACT OF 1992

Principal Author/s: RAMIREZ-SATO, JOSEPHINE

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-10-03

HB00212
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE ISLANDS OF SIARGAO AND BUCAS GRANDE AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND SEASCAPE AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT

Principal Author/s: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00230
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE BESSANG PASS NATURAL MONUMENT IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF CERVANTES, ILOCOS SUR AS A PROTECTED AREA, AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT

Principal Author/s: SINGSON, ERIC D.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-01-18

HB00488
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING STANDARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE MINING

Principal Author/s: MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, GLORIA; PICHAY, PROSPERO JR. A.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-26

HB00610
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE AGOO – DAMORTIS PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND SEASCAPE IN THE PROVINCE OF LA UNION AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ERIGUEL, SANDRA Y., M.D.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-01-18

HB00612
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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/s: ROMAN, GERALDINE B.

Status: Substituted by HB05797

HB00678
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FIXING THE LIMITS OF FOREST LANDS WITHIN FIVE (5) KILOMETERS FROM EITHER SIDE OF THE ASPIRAS HIGHWAY (FORMERLY KNOWN AS MARCOS HIGHWAY) FROM AGOO, LA UNION TO BAGUIO CITY, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE PROCLAMATION NO. 1754

Principal Author/s: ERIGUEL, SANDRA Y., M.D.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-02-06

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/s: 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

HB00733
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE BICOL REGION ANTI-ILLEGAL FISHING AUTHORITY (BRAIFA) AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-27

HB00842
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE PORTION OF THE MT. TAGUB-KAMPALILI RANGES WITHIN MARAGUSAN, COMPOSTELA VALLEY PROVINCE AS A PROTECTED LANDSCAPE UNDER THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM

Principal Author/s: ZAMORA, MARIA CARMEN S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-27

HB00854
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REVERTING FISHPONDS TO FOREST LANDS WHICH HAVE BEEN UNUTILIZED OR ABANDONED FOR A PERIOD OF THREE (3) YEARS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 43 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 705 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED FORESTRY REFORM CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: VILLARICA, LINABELLE RUTH R.

Status: Substituted by HB05799

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/s: YAP, VICTOR A.; TY, ARNEL U.;

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

HB00872
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: ESPINA, ROGELIO J. M.D.

Status: Substituted by HB05790

HB00907
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, UTILIZE, DEVELOP AND SUSTAINABLY MANAGE FOREST RESOURCES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CASTRO, FREDENIL "FRED" H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-07-27

HB01104
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, UTILIZE, DEVELOP AND SUSTAINABLY MANAGE FOREST RESOURCES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BAGUILAT, TEDDY JR. BRAWNER

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01107
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ADOPTING THE IFUGAO RICE TERRACES REHABILITATION AND PRESERVATION PLAN, CREATING THE ADMINISTRATIVE MACHINERY FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION AND ITS SECRETARIAT, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BAGUILAT, TEDDY JR. BRAWNER

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01145
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODERNIZATION OF THE NATIONAL MAPPING AND RESOURCE INFORMATION AUTHORITY (NAMRIA), AMENDING CERTAIN PORTIONS OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 192, SECTION 22(a) AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01171
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT

Principal Author/s: CAYETANO, PIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01213
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PROTECTION, REHABILITATION, AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF FOREST ECOSYSTEM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: YU, DIVINA GRACE C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01343
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN EMBRACED 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/s: ACOP, ROMEO M.

Status: Substituted by HB05798

HB01361
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING A PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AN AGRICULTURAL LAND FOR TOWN SITE PURPOSE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SALVADOR BENEDICTO, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01375
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MAULAWIN SPRING IN THE MUNICIPALIY OF GUINAYANGAN, PROVINCE OF QUEZON AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: TAN, ANGELINA "HELEN" D.L. M.D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01405
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL RESEARCH CENTER FOR SUSTAINABLE MINERAL INDUSTRY AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: AMANTE, ERLPE JOHN "PING" M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-01

HB01525
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO CONSERVE AND PROTECT PHILIPPINE PUBLIC FORESTS, MANGROVES AND WILDLIFE THROUGH A COMPREHENSIVE ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAM OF RENEWAL, REPLANTING AND REFORESTATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, GLORIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-02

HB01618
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS CLOSED TO MINING APPLICATIONS THOSE AREAS DECLARED BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AS NO MINING ZONES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Substituted by HB06013

HB01665
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REVITALIZE THE MINERAL RESOURCE EXTRAACTIVE INDUSTRY, REGULATE THE RATIONAL EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF MINERAL RESOURCES, ENSURE THE EQUITABLE SHARING OF BENEFITS FOR THE STATE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: COSALAN, RONALD M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-02

HB01795
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FOR THE PROTECTION, CONSERVATION AND REHABILITATION OF WATERSHEDS SUPPORTING THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION SYSTEM (NIS) TO ENSURE CONTINUOUS SUPPLY OF WATER FOR AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND SELF-SUFFICIENCY IN FOOD AND PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE PURPOSE

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-02

HB01893
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROTECT, CONSERVE, UTILIZE, DEVELOP AND SUSTAINABLY MANAGE FOREST RESOURCES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: DEFENSOR, ARTHUR JR. R.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-03

HB01896
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING MT. AGAD-AGAD LOCATED IN ILIGAN CITY AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF A NATURAL PARK AND ITS PERIPHERAL AREAS AS BUFFER ZONES, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SIAO, FREDERICK W.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-03

HB01903
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE ENCHANTED RIVER LOCATED IN BARANGAY TALISAY, MUNICIPALITY OF HINATUAN, PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK

Principal Author/s: PIMENTEL, JOHNNY TY

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-03

HB01990
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PEÑABLANCA PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND SEASCAPE LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF PEÑABLANCA, PROVINCE OF CAGAYAN, AS A PROTECTED AREA AND ITS PERIPHERAL AREAS AS BUFFER ZONE

Principal Author/s: TING, RANDOLPH S.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-02-06

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/s: DURANO, RAMON "RED" VI H.; TY, ARNEL U.;

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

HB02116
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE TINUY-AN FALLS AND ITS WATERSHED AREAS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF BISLIG, PROVINCE OF SURIGAO DEL SUR AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE

Principal Author/s: PIMENTEL, JOHNNY TY

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-01-18

HB02127
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING CERTAIN LANDS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN, LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF BANTAYAN, DAANBANTAYAN, MADRIDEJOS AND STA. FE, ALL IN THE PROVINCE OF CEBU, AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION FOR AGRICULTURAL, COMMERCIAL, RESIDENTIAL, TOURISM AND OTHER SIMILAR PRODUCTIVE PURPOSES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION NO. 2151, 'DECLARING CERTAIN ISLANDS AND/OR PARTS OF THE COUNTRY AS WILDERNESS AREAS,' DATED DECEMBER 29, 1981, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-08

HB02145
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MT. MAYAPAY IN THE CITY OF BUTUAN AND THE MUNICIPALITY OF BUENAVISTA, AGUSAN DEL NORTE, AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: FORTUN, LAWRENCE LEMUEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-08

HB02162
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING A PARCEL OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AN AGRICULTURAL LAND FOR TOWN SITE PURPOSE OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF SALVADOR BENEDICTO, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: YAP, MELECIO JR. J.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-08

HB02165
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MANDATORY DOMESTIC PROCESSING OF ALL MINERAL ORES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: AMANTE, ERLPE JOHN "PING" M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-08

HB02281
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE SPRATLY GROUP OF ISLANDS AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM ACT OF 1992

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-08

HB02317
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO EXCLUDE FROM THE OPERATION OF PROCLAMATION NO. 217, SERIES OF 1929, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CENTRAL CORDILLERA FOREST RESERVE, A CERTAIN PORTION OF LAND EMBRACED THEREIN AND DECLARE THE SAME ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE UNDER SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10023, (RESIDENTIAL FREE PATENT ACT) DATED MARCH 9, 2010, IN FAVOR OF THE LUIS HORA MEMORIAL REGIONAL HOSPITAL LOCATED IN ABATAN, BAUKO, MOUNTAIN PROVINCE FOR HOSPITAL PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: DALOG, MAXIMO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-09

HB02359
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE ISLET OF MINALAYO AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPES AND WILDLIFE SANCTUARY, PROVIDING FOR MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-09

HB02360
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MATANG-TUBIG A NATURAL BIOTIC AREA AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-09

HB02361
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE DAMPALIT SEA SNAKE ISLAND AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF WILDLIFE SANCTUARY AND CRITICAL HABITAT, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-09

HB02362
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BONGSANGLAY MANGROVE FOREST RESERVE AND NATURAL PARK, PROVINCE OF MASBATE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-05-16

HB02390
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE VERDE PASSAGE MARINE CORRIDOR LOCATED IN THE PROVINCES OF BATANGAS, MINDORO OCCIDENTAL, MINDORO ORIENTAL, MARINDUQUE, AND ROMBLON AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ABU, RANEO "RANIE" E.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-10

HB02573
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING CERTAIN PORTIONS OF CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE CAGAYAN DE ORO-IPONAN WATERSHED AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND ITS PERIPHERAL AREAS AS BUFFER ZONE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-15

HB02632
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE LAS PIÑAS-PARAÑAQUE CRITICAL HABITAT AND ECOTOURISM AREA AS A WETLAND, ENSURING THE PROTECTION THEREOF, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VILLARIN, TOM S.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-05-16

HB02633
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO REGULATE THE RATIONAL EXPLORATION, DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION OF MINERAL RESOURCES, AND TO ENSURE THE EQUITABLE SHARING OF BENEFITS FOR THE STATE, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND LOCAL COMMUNITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VILLARIN, TOM S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-15

HB02685
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MOUNT DIWATA WATERSHED FOREST RESERVE AND ITS SURROUNDING AREAS SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SAN FERNANDO, TICAO ISLAND, PROVINCE OF MASBATE AS NATURAL BIOTIC AREA, PURSUANT TO REPUBLIC ACT 7586, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM (NIPAS) ACT OF 1992

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-15

HB02686
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE SOMBRERO TURTLE AND SEA EAGLE ISLAND A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF WILDLIFE SANCTUARY AND AN IMPORTANT CRITICAL HABITAT IN BICOL REGION, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-15

HB02715
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RE-ORIENTING THE PHILIPPINE MINING INDUSTRY TOWARDS NATIONAL INDUSTRIALIZATION AND ENSURING THE HIGHEST INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.; DE JESUS, EMMI A.; TINIO, ANTONIO L.; BROSAS, ARLENE D.; CASTRO, FRANCE L.; CASILAO, ARIEL "KA AYIK" B.; ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-16

HB02739
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MECHANISM FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF THE ISLAND OF BORACAY, MUNICIPALITY OF MALAY, PROVINCE OF AKLAN, DEFINING FOR THE PURPOSE THE MODE OF ACQUISITION FOR CERTAIN PARCELS OF ITS PUBLIC DOMAIN CLASSIFIED AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION UNDER PROCLAMATION NO. 1064 AND PROVIDING ENVIRONMENTAL SAFEGUARDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-16

HB02789
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING PAMITINAN CAVE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF RODRIGUEZ, PROVINCE OF RIZAL AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, ISIDRO JR. S.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-01-18

HB02848
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TOTALLY BANNING LOGGING OPERATIONS FOR THE NEXT TWENTY-FIVE YEARS

Principal Author/s: CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-17

HB02852
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

Status: Substituted by HB06011

HB02877
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 2 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9237 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MOUNT APO PROTECTED AREA ACT OF 2003', AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CATAMCO, NANCY A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-17

HB02915
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF MINERALS PROCESSING AND IN THE PROCESS BANNING THE EXPORT OF IRON, NICKEL, CHROMITE, MANGANESE, BLACK SAND AND OTHER STRATEGIC METALLIC ORES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-22

HB02938
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FORESTLAND BOUNDARY OF THE PROVINCE OF MOUNTAIN PROVINCE

Principal Author/s: DALOG, MAXIMO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-23

HB02986
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE AGUSAN MARSH SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF TALACOGON, SAN FRANCISCO, ROSARIO, BUNAWAN, LORETO AND LA PAZ IN THE PROVINCE OF AGUSAN DEL SUR AS PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF WILDLIFE SANCTUARY PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MELLANA, EVELYN P.

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-01-23

HB03008
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE OFFICE OF ENVIRONMENT IN EVERY LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT IN THE PHILIPPINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF A COMMON ENVIRONMENT STRATEGIC PLAN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-23

HB03067
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE TICAO-BURIAS PASS AND ITS SURROUNDING AREAS, ALL SITUATED IN THE PROVINCE OF ALBAY, SORSOGON, AND MASBATE AS PROTECTED SEASCAPE, PURSUANT TO REPUBLIC ACT 7586, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM (NIPAS) ACT OF 1992

Principal Author/s: GONZALEZ, FERNANDO V.; ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.; BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-24

HB03166
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: UNGAB, ALBERTO TOM

Status: Substituted by HB05789

HB03167
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: GONZALEZ, FERNANDO V.

Status: Substituted by HB06394

HB03229
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF MINERALS PROCESSING AND IN THE PROCESS BANNING THE EXPORT OF UNPROCESSED MINERAL ORES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-30

HB03247
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING TWO PARCELS OF FORESTLAND LOCATED IN SICOGON ISLAND, MUNICIPALITY OF CARLES, PROVINCE OF ILOILO AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF WILDLIFE SANCTUARY, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: TUPAS, RAUL "BOBOY" C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-31

HB03258
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE LAS PIÑAS - PARAÑAQUE CRITICAL HABITAT AND ECOTOURISM AREA AS A WETLAND, ENSURING THE PROTECTION THEREOF, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-05-16

HB03260
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PRESERVATION, REFORESTATION, AFFORESTATION AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF MANGROVE FORESTS IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-31

HB03261
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE COASTAL ENVIRONMENT PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-31

HB03348
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CLASSIFYING A PORTION 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, AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE

Principal Author/s: EVARDONE, BEN P.

Status: Substituted by HB05834

HB03439
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FORMALLY INCORPORATING THE EL NIDO MANAGED RESOURCE PROTECTED AREA SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF EL NIDO AND TAYTAY, PROVINCE OF PALAWAN WITHIN THE ENVIRONMENTALLY CRITICAL AREAS NETWORK SYSTEM OF PALAWAN AND THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREA SYSTEM, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, FRANZ E.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-07

HB03440
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CLASSIFYING THE MINE REHABILITATION AND THE RESERVE FUND AS A PUBLIC FUND, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE RA 7942

Principal Author/s: BATOCABE, RODEL M.; GARBIN, ALFREDO JR. A.; CO, CHRISTOPHER S.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-07

HB03486
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DELINEATION OF THE SPECIFIC FOREST LIMITS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-13

HB03516
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: MELLANA, EVELYN P.; PLAZA, MARIA VALENTINA G.;

Status: Substituted by HB06073

HB03552
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REORGANIZING AND STRENGTHENING THE NATIONAL PARKS DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, RENAMING THE SAME 'URBAN PARKS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY,' AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RELAMPAGOS, RENE L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-14

HB03559
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FORMALLY INCORPORATING THE MALAMPAYA SOUND PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND SEASCAPE SITUATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF TAYTAY AND SAN VICENTE, PROVINCE OF PALAWAN WITHIN THE ENVIRONMENTALLY CRITICAL AREAS NETWORK SYSTEM OF PALAWAN AND THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREA SYSTEM, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, FRANZ E.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-19

HB03569
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN BARANGAYS CABIGAAN, MAGBABADIL, BARAKE, IRAAN, SAGPANGAN, ISAUB, SAN JUAN, APURAWAN AND CULANDANUM OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF ABORLAN, PROVINCE OF PALAWAN AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LAND

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA, GIL P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-19

HB03592
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENHANCING THE PHILIPPINE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT SYSTEM, STRENGTHEN PUBLIC PARTICIPATION THEREIN, AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VILLARIN, TOM S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-20

HB03679
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE AREA COVERED BY THE NORTHERN NEGROS FOREST RESERVE SITUATED IN THE CITIES OF TALISAY, SILAY, VICTORIAS, CADIZ, SAGAY AND SAN CARLOS AND THE MUNICIPALITIES OF E.B. MAGALONA, MURCIA, TOBOSO, CALATRAVA AND DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO, ALL IN THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT

Principal Author/s: CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-27

HB03727
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MODE OF ACQUISITION AND DISPOSITION FOR AGRICULTURAL LANDS WITHIN TICAO AND BURIAS ISLANDS, PROVINCE OF MASBATE DECLARED AS SPECIAL ECO-TOURISM ZONES OR TOURISM ENTERPRISES ZONES PROVIDING ENVIRONMENTAL SAFEGUARDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-29

HB03870
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE TAAL VOLCANO ISLAND NATIONAL PARK, PROVINCE OF BATANGAS, ISLAND OF LUZON, AND ITS WATERSHED AREAS, A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED LANDSCAPE AND PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES AS MANDATED FOR BY THE NIPAS ACT OF 1992

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-10-10

HB03915
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PROTECTION, REHABILITATION AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF MANGROVE ECOSYSTEMS IN TICAO AND BURIAS ISLANDS, PROVINCE OF MASBATE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-10-10

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/s: 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/s: 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

HB04007
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CATANDUANES NATURAL PARK IN THE PROVINCE OF CATANDUANES AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SARMIENTO, CESAR V.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-10-17

HB04009
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING A NATIONAL ENVIRONMENT DAY

Principal Author/s: OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-10-17

HB04058
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE CHOCOLATE HILLS AS NATIONAL PATRIMONY NATURAL HERITAGE PARK AND GEOLOGICAL MONUMENTS PENALIZING THEIR PILLAGE, DESTRUCTION AND DEFACEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: AUMENTADO, ERICO ARISTOTLE C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-10-19

HB04115
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FINAL FORESTLAND BOUNDARY OF THE PROVINCE OF SIQUIJOR

Principal Author/s: ROCAMORA, RAMON V.A. "RAV"

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

HB04116
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CREATION OF PHILIPPINE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES TRANSPARENCY INITIATIVE

Principal Author/s: ROCAMORA, RAMON V.A. "RAV"

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

HB04126
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE TURTLE ISLANDS LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF TURTLE ISLANDS, PROVINCE OF TAWI-TAWI, AS A PROTECTED AREA

Principal Author/s: SAHALI, RUBY M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

HB04186
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE BULUSAN VOLCANO LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF BARCELONA, BULUSAN, CASIGURAN, IROSIN AND JUBAN, IN THE PROVINCE OF SORSOGON, AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK, PROVIDING FUNDS FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RAMOS, DEOGRACIAS JR. B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

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/s: 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)

HB04282
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING AND CONVERTING PARCELS OF TIMBERLAND LOCATED IN BARANGAYS 1 AND 2 (POBLACION), BULAWAN, CARAYACAY, LIBERTAD, MALOBAGO, MAPUTI, SAN ROQUE, SAN MIGUEL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MASLOG AND SMALL PORTIONS IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF ARTECHE, ORAS AND DOLORES IN THE PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR, AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LANDS

Principal Author/s: EVARDONE, BEN P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-09

HB04284
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE SAMAR ISLAND NATURAL PARK (SINP), SITUATED IN THE PROVINCES OF SAMAR, NORTHERN SAMAR AND EASTER SAMAR, AS A PROTECTED AREA AND ITS PERIPHERAL AREAS AS BUFFER ZONE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: EVARDONE, BEN P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-09

HB04375
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9147, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "WILDLIFE CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION ACT", INCREASING THEIR PENALTIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: LEE, DELPHINE GAN

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-21

HB04385
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING A CERTAIN PARCEL OF LANG IN BARANGAY TALALANG IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF BALBALAN PROVINCE OF KALINGA AS A MINERAL LAND OPEN FOR DECLARATION AS A PEOPLE'S SMALL-SCALE MINING AREA, THEREBY SEGREGATING SUCH LAND FROM THE NATIONAL PARK AND FROM THE TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AREA, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6463, "DECLARING THE BARRIO OF BALBALASANG, BALBALAN, KALINGA-APAYAO AS A TOURIST RESORT, SETTING ASIDE CERTAIN PORTIONS OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN THEREIN AS A NATIONAL PARK", AND EXCLUDING FURTHER SAID LAND UNDER THE COVERAGE OF REPUBLIC ACT 10561 "DECLARING THE PROVINCE OF KALINGA AS A TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AREA, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-22

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/s: COSALAN, RONALD M.; TY, ARNEL U.;

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

HB04527
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING ALL DEEP-WELL OWNERS AND OPERATORS, INCLUDING APPLICANTS FOR WATER EXTRACTION PERMITS TO INCORPORATE, CONSTRUCT AND INSTALL ARTIFICIAL RECHARGE WELLS SO THAT THE WATER THEY EXTRACT FROM THE AQUIFERS WILL BE REPLENISHED THUS HELPING MITIGATE THE EFFECTS OF THE EL NIÑO, CLIMATE CHANGE AND OTHER PROBLEMS ON FRESH WATER, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-12-06

HB04577
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO CLASSIFY BAMBOO AS AN UNREGULATED FOREST PRODUCT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.

Status: Substituted by HB06625

HB04617
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING WATERSHED RESERVATIONS CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND SITUATED IN ABRA DE ILOG, CALINTAAN, MAGSAYSAY, MAMBURAO, PALUAN, RIZAL, SABLAYAN, STA. CRUZ AND SAN JOSE IN THE PROVINCE OF OCCIDENTAL MINDORO, AND BULALACAO, MANSALAY, PUERTO GALERA, AND SAN TEODORO IN ORIENTAL MINDORO, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RAMIREZ-SATO, JOSEPHINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-12-13

HB04698
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MT. ISAROG NATURAL PARK (MINP) IN THE PROVINCE OF CAMARINES SUR, AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BORDADO, GABRIEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-16

HB04703
 [Text As Filed] 
 

THE MAGNA CARTA FOR FOREST RANGERS

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-16

HB04761
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE COMMUNITY ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES OFFICE (CENRO) OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR), HAVING JURISDICTION OVER THE PARCEL OF LAND SUBJECT OF THE APPLICATION, TO ISSUE TREE-CUTTING PERMITS TO LANDOWNERS FOR THE CUTTING, GATHERING AND UTILIZATION OF NATURALLY GROWN TREES IN PRIVATE AND/OR TITLED LANDS SUBJECT TO THE GUIDELINES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-18

HB04798
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPOSING A LOGGING BAN IN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-30

HB04799
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.

Status: Substituted by HB06012

HB04808
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE INCLUSION OF BLACK ISLANDS IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SILAGO, PROVINCE OF SOUTHERN LEYTE INTO THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM (NIPAS)

Principal Author/s: MERCADO, ROGER G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-30

HB04880
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AND MAINSTREAMING PAYMENT FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES (PES) IN POLICY AND INVESTMENT PROGRAMS

Principal Author/s: PANGANIBAN, JOSE JR. T., CPA, Lib.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-02-07

HB05086
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING DAVAO ORIENTAL A MINING-FREE ZONE

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

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

HB05107
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE NORTHWEST PANAY PENINSULA LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF NABAS, MALAY AND BURUANGA, PROVINCE OF AKLAN AND IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF LIBERTAD AND PANDAN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-02-28

HB05108
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXEMPTING THE ISLANDS OF CABILAO AND SANDINGAN IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF LOON, PROVINCE OF BOHOL, FROM THE COVERAGE OF THE MANGROVE FOREST RESERVES UNDER THE NIPAS ACT OF 1992 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: RELAMPAGOS, RENE L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-02-28

HB05117
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF THE PUBLIC DOMAIN COVERED BY PROCLAMATION NO. 718 DATED OCTOBER 19, 2004 LOCATED IN BARANGAYS IWAHIG AND INAGAWAN-SUB, PUERTO PRINCESA CITY FROM UNCLASSIFIED PUBLIC FOREST INTO ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LAND

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA, GIL P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-02-28

HB05184
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPOSING A LOGGING BAN IN TICAO AND BURIAS ISLAND, PROVINCE OF MASBATE, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-03-07

HB05194
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SUSTAINABLE FOREST MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VILLANUEVA, NOEL L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-03-13

HB05301
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

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

HB05448
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING KAYTITINGA FALLS AND MOUNT BALAGBAG IN THE CITY OF SAN JOSE DEL MONTE, PROVINCE OF BULACAN AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-03

HB05466
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING EVERY SECOND SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER AS A NATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY IN THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-03

HB05474
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT THEREBY ESTABLISHING A BASIC POLICY FOR NATURE RESTORATION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-03

HB05484
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING LOCALLY MANAGED CONSERVATION AREAS IN THE PHILIPPINES, ADOPTING BUD BONGAO LOCAL CONSERVATION AREA AS PILOT SITE AND OTHER PURPOSES THEREOF; INCLUDING THE PROVISION OF FUNDS FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION

Principal Author/s: SAHALI, RUBY M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-03

HB05512
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE NAGA - KABASALAN PROTECTED LANDSCAPE LOCATED IN THE PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA SIBUGAY AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: HOFER, ANN K.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-03

HB05597
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: ACOSTA, GIL P.

Status: Substituted by HB06405

HB05614
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE KALAYAAN ISLAND GROUP LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF KALAYAAN, PROVINCE OF PALAWAN AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LAND

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-17

HB05674
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING A LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE AS A PRE-REQUISITE TO THE ISSUANCE OF A MINERAL AGREEMENT OR FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AGREEMENT (FTAA) FOR ANY MINING PROJECT IN THE PHILIPPINES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE SECTIONS 27 AND 33 OF RA 7942 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MINING ACT OF 1995

Principal Author/s: CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-23

HB05733
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.

Status: Substituted by HB06426

HB05752
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT SAFEGUARDING THE MARITIME TERRITORIAL INTEGRITY OF THE PHILIPPINES THROUGH REINFORCEMENT OF ITS COAST GUARD BY EMPOWERING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS IN THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THEIR RESPECTIVE LOCAL COASTGUARD COUNCIL, SPEARHEADED BY A SYSTEMATIZED MANAGEMENT PLAN, DEDICATED FUND AND EFFECTIVE PERSONNEL

Principal Author/s: SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-31

HB05774
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE USE OF RECYCLABLE OR BIODEGRADABLE MATERIALS FOR THE PACKAGING OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-31

HB05888
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING CERTAIN PORTIONS OF LAND IN BARANGAY COMBADO, MAASIN CITY, SOUTHERN LEYTE, AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LANDS

Principal Author/s: MERCADO, ROGER G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-25

HB05892
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING CERTAIN CONDUCT RELATING TO EXOTIC ANIMALS

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-25

HB05921
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7076, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SMALL-SCALE MINING ACT OF 1991

Principal Author/s: ANTONIO, MICHELLE M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-25

HB05945
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEMARCATION AND DELINEATION OF FOREST LAND LIMITS, APPROPRIATING THE NECESSARY FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BELARO, SALVADOR JR. B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-25

HB05980
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPOSING AN ANNUAL PRODUCTION LIMIT IN SMALL-SCALE MINING ACTIVITIES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7076, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PEOPLE'S SMALL-SCALE MINING ACT OF 1991"

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-25

HB06036
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE RISE NATURAL PARK IN THE PROVINCE OF ISABELA AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE NIPAS ACT (R.A. 7586) PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-31

HB06046
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING CERTAIN PARCELS OF LAND OF PUBLIC DOMAIN LOCATED IN SITIOS FROM THE DIFFERENT BARANGAYS OF ANUPUL, SAN NICOLAS, SAN ROQUE AND LOURDES, ALL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF BAMBAN, PROVINCE OF TARLAC FROM UNCLASSIFIED FOREST LANDS INTO ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LANDS

Principal Author/s: VILLANUEVA, NOEL L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-31

HB06060
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FOREST BOUNDARY OF THE PROVINCE OF TARLAC

Principal Author/s: YAP, VICTOR A.; COJUANGCO, CARLOS O.; VILLANUEVA, NOEL L.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-31

HB06133
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO RECLASSIFY A PORTION OF PUBLIC DOMAIN FROM TIMBERLAND/FOREST LAND LOCATED IN BARANGAY RIZAL, SAN GUILLERMO, ISABELA INTO ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LAND FOR AGRICULTURAL, RESIDENTIAL AND OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: DY, NAPOLEON S.; PANGANIBAN, JOSE JR. T., CPA, Lib.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-14

HB06182
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO ABSOLUTELY PROHIBIT THE TRADE OR EXPORT OF WILDLIFE, BOTH FLORA AND FAUNA OF WHATEVER SPECIES, WHETHER DEAD OR ALIVE, PROVIDING PENALTY THEREFORE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.; MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ; MALAPITAN, DALE "ALONG" R.; MARTINEZ, ERIC M.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-16

HB06185
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE TACDUGAN REEF KNOWN AS THE MANTA BOWL LOCATED IN SITIO TACDUGAN, BAGAHANGLAD, SAN JACINTO MASBATE AS A PROTECTED AREA, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA; ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.; GONZALEZ, FERNANDO V.; RAMOS, DEOGRACIAS JR. B.; BATOCABE, RODEL M.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-16

HB06201
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE SAPANGBATO WATERSHED IN ANGELES CITY, PAMPANGA AS A PROTECTED AREA AND ECO-PARK, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ANTONIO, MICHELLE M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-16

HB06242
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING ANOTHER PERIOD TO FILE MANIFESTATION OF INTENTION TO VALIDATE TITLES ISSUED UNDER CIVIL RESERVATION CASE NO. 1, GLRO RECORD NO.211, PURSUANT TO REPUBLIC ACT 931, AS AMENDED, AND AS PROVIDED UNDER PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 1271, AS AMENDED AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: GO, MARK O.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-30

HB06259
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN PORTIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995" BY PROHIBITING MINING IN WATERSHEDS, REQUIRING A LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE FOR MINING OPERATIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.; ABUEG, FREDERICK "ERICK" F.; HERNANDEZ, FERDINAND L.; QUIMBO, ROMERO "MIRO" S.; ABU, RANEO "RANIE" E.; ALMARIO, JOEL MAYO Z.; DIMAPORO, ABDULLAH D.; MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.; TY, ARNEL U.; FERRER, JULIET MARIE D.; DALIPE, MANUEL JOSE "MANNIX" M.; TEVES, ARNOLFO JR. A.; BILLONES, EMMANUEL A.; VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND JR. F.; CAMPOS, LUIS JOSE ANGEL JR. N.; AMANTE, ERLPE JOHN "PING" M.; ATIENZA, JOSE JR. L.; DAZA, RAUL A.; ZAMORA, RONALDO B.; PIMENTEL, JOHNNY TY;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-18

HB06296
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9147 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "WILDLIFE RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION ACT", TO ADOPT A MORE COMPREHENSIVE AND EFFECTIVE POLICY TO CONSERVE AND PROTECT THE COUNTRY'S WILDLIFE RESOURCES AND THEIR HABITATS FOR SUSTAINABILITY, PROVIDING STIFFER PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-04

HB06297
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7586 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM ACT OF 1992", TO FOSTER A MORE HOLISTIC PLAN OF PRESERVING OUR NATURAL HERITAGE, TO PROMOTE COOPERATION AMONG NATIONAL GOVERNMENT, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND CONCERNED PRIVATE ORGANIZATIONS, TO ADOPT A MORE CONSISTENT POLICY OF BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-04

HB06320
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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/s: BARBERS, ROBERT ACE S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-06

HB06336
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-07

HB06384
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Principal Author/s: VELASCO-CATERA, TRICIA NICOLE Q.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-09-13

HB06491
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND PORTIONS OF FORESTLAND LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MALAY, PROVINCE OF AKLAN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PROCLAMATION NO. 1064

Principal Author/s: MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.; AGGABAO, MA. LOURDES R.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-10-03

HB06505
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING A NEW WATER CODE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PD NO. 1067 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE WATER CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ANTONIO, MICHELLE M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-10-04

HR00041
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE MINING REHABILITATION FUND

Principal Author/s: BATOCABE, RODEL M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-05

HR00043
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO ORDER MINING COMPANIES OPERATING IN THE PHILIPPINES TO SUBMIT A REPORT ON THEIR RESPECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION PROGRAMS AND MEASURES TO ADDRESS SILTATION AND OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS

Principal Author/s: BATOCABE, RODEL M.; GARBIN, ALFREDO JR. A.; CO, CHRISTOPHER S.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-05

HR00068
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE CAPACITY AND READINESS OF APPROPRIATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES IN DEALING WITH FOREST FIRES FOR THE PURPOSE OF PREVENTION AND CONTAINMENT OF SUCH DISASTER AS WELL AS THE IMMEDIATE REHABILITATION AND/OR REFORESTATION OF DAMAGED AREAS

Principal Author/s: BATOCABE, RODEL M.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-05

HR00072
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES, THE COMMITTEE ON ECOLOGY, THE COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE, THE COMMITTEE ON NATIONAL CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND THE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT TO CONDUCT A JOINT INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE IMPACT OF MINING IN THE COUNTRY, ITS EFFECTS TO THE ENVIRONMENT, AGRICULTURE, THE HEALTH OF THE PUBLIC, THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO REVENUES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AND ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT, AND TO INTRODUCE REFORM MEASURES THAT WILL EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS THE WEAKNESSES, SHORTCOMINGS AND FAILURES OF THE MINING ACT OF 1995 AND ALL OTHER MINING-RELATED LAWS, RULES, REGULATIONS AND ISSUANCES AND THE INSUFFICIENCY OR ABSENCE OF INSTITUTIONAL MECHANISMS FOR EFFECTIVE EVALUATION AND STRICT REGULATION OF MINING OPERATIONS IN THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: FORTUN, LAWRENCE LEMUEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-05

HR00128
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES (DENR) THRU THE MINES AND GEOSCIENCES BUREAU (MGB) TO REQUIRE MINING PERMIT APPLICANTS APPROVAL FROM THE PROVINCIAL GOVERNOR PRIOR TO THEIR APPLICATION AND APPROVAL OF MINING PERMIT

Principal Author/s: MERCADO, ROGER G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-09

HR00209
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEES ON ECOLOGY, NATURAL RESOURCES AND AGRARIAN REFORM TO CONDUCT A JOINT INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO INVESTIGATE THE ALLEGED LAND GRABBING BY THE MARIA THERESA VIRATA REALTY CORPORATION AND HENRY SY'S MANILA SOUTHCOAST DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION INVOLVING 602 HECTARES OF PATUNGAN COVE, AND DISPLACING THE FISHERFOLK AND FARMER COMMUNITY AT BRGY. STA. MERCEDES, MARAGONDON, CAVITE

Principal Author/s: CASILAO, ARIEL "KA AYIK" B.; ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.; DE JESUS, EMMI A.; TINIO, ANTONIO L.; BROSAS, ARLENE D.; CASTRO, FRANCE L.; ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-19

HR00216
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION FOR THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN ONSITE INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE VIABILITY AND DISASTER VULNERABILITIES OF THE JALAUR RIVER MULTIPURPOSE PROJECT STAGE II (JRMP), TO BE SITUATED ON TOP OF THE WEST PANAY FAULT WHICH IS AN ACTIVE FAULT AND THUS THREATENS THE LIVES AND LIVELIHOOD OF THE PEOPLE AND OTHER AFFECTED COMMUNITIES IN THE EVENT OF A MAJOR DISASTER

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-19

HR00518
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON ECOLOGY TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY IN AID LEGISLATION ON THE STATE OF THE AFFECTED AREAS OF MARCOPPER MINING

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-14

HR00600
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONDEMNING THE LIFTING OF MORATORIUM ON LARGE SCALE MINING ACTIVITIES IN THE PROVINCE OF CAPIZ

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-12-12

HR00871
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE OWNERSHIP CLAIM OF THE BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS (BSP) OF AN 18-HECTARE PROPERTY IN SITIO TIYAKAD, BARANGAY SAN MATEO, NORZAGARAY, BULACAN WHICH WAS DECLARED AS A SANITARY LANDFILL AND DISPOSAL FACILITY BY PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION 1655 DATED 28 OCTOBER 2008

Principal Author/s: SILVERIO, LORNA C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-02

HR00941
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY ON THE UNDERWATER-THEMED PARK PROJECT OF CORAL WORLD PARK UNDERSEA RESORTS AND NICKELODEON IN CORON, PALAWAN

Principal Author/s: BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-05-16

HR01032
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE CLEARING OF 7,000 OLD-GROWTH TREES BY THE IPILAN NICKEL CORPORATION - GLOBAL FERRONICKEL HOLDINGS N BROOKE'S POINT, SOUTHERN PALAWAN AND ITS SERIOUS ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS TO PALAWAN'S COMMUNITIES AND ECOSYSTEMS

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-07-26

HR01084
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE PROPER COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE ALLEGED VIOLATION OF THE IPILAN NICKEL CORPORATION IN BROOKE'S POINT, PALAWAN

Principal Author/s: ABUEG, FREDERICK "ERICK" F.; ACOSTA, GIL P.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-01

HR01165
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE IMPACTS OF MINING ON THE ENVIRONMENT AND WHAT MINING COMPANIES ARE DOING TO CLEAN-UP, RESTORE AND REHABILITATE AREAS DAMAGED BY MINING, WITH THE INTENTION OF RECOMMENDING MEASURES TO ENSURE THAT THE ENVIRONMENT IS AMPLY PROTECTED

Principal Author/s: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-15

HR01201
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEES ON AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES, NATURAL RESOURCES AND POVERTY ALLEVIATION TO CONDUCT A JOINT INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT OF RECLAMATION PROJECTS UNDER THE NATIONAL RECLAMATION PROGRAM (NRP) OR SIMILAR PROGRAM OF THE PRESENT ADMINISTRATION, AS PROMOTED BY THE PHILIPPINE RECLAMATION AUTHORITY (PRA), DUE TO THE BROAD CLAMOR OF AFFECTED SECTORS, PRIMARILY THE FISHERFOLK SECTOR

Principal Author/s: CASILAO, ARIEL "KA AYIK" B.; ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.; DE JESUS, EMMI A.; TINIO, ANTONIO L.; BROSAS, ARLENE D.; CASTRO, FRANCE L.; ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-30

PS00026
 [Text As Filed] 
 

NEED TO END THE ILLEGAL USE OF PUBLIC WATERS OF THE COUNTRY

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-06

PS00028
 [Text As Filed] 
 

NEED FOR ALL MINING COMPANIES TO BE STRICTLY REGULATED AND THAT THE HOST COMMUNITIES MUST BE ENTITLED TO SUBSTANTIAL AND REALISTIC FINANCIAL BENEFITS AND ALLOCATED SUCH BENEFITS UNDER THEIR OWN TERMS

Principal Author/s: CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-06

PS00037
 [Text As Filed] 
 

ILLEGAL MINING IN NEGROS ORIENTAL

Principal Author/s: TEVES, ARNOLFO JR. A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-09-06

PS00117
 [Text As Filed] 
 

EFFECT OF CEASE AND DESIST ORDERS BY THE DENR ON QUARRYING ACTIVITIES

Principal Author/s: TEVES, ARNOLFO JR. A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-29

PS00131
 [Text As Filed] 
 

PROLIFERATION OF FISH PENS AT THE LAGUNA LAKE

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-12-06

PS00232
 
 

ILLEGAL MINING AND CORRUPTION IN NEGROS ORIENTAL

Principal Author/s: TEVES, ARNOLFO JR. A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-08-08