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HOUSE COMMITTEES


PUBLIC INFORMATION

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the production and dissemination of information to the public through all forms of mass communications and media such as print and broadcast media, movie and television, video, advertising, cable television and the internet, including the regulation thereof, and the rights and responsibilities of persons and entities engaged therein.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Herrera-Dy, Bernadette "BH"
Hon. Herrera-Dy, Bernadette "BH"

Party List - BH

 

MEMBERS : 35 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7179, Telefax no. 9315756
Committee Secretary: Mr. Romualdo Sta. Clara

SOURCE: Committee on Rules (Committee Membership) : BIS (Bills Referred) : Committee Affairs Department (Schedule of Meetings) : Engineering Division (Committees' Location/Telephone) : ICTS (Website Maintenance)


 

MAIN REFERRAL 94

HB00032
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: DEL MAR, RAUL V.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00063
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00075
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGHTENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00077
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00112
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: BAGUILAT, TEDDY JR. BRAWNER

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00120
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PEOPLE’S RIGHT TO INFORMATION AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICIES OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE AND HONESTY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00127
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE PEOPLE’S RIGHT TO INFORMATION

Principal Author/s: TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00161
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AFFIRMING AND STRENGTHENING THE PEOPLE'S CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN AND OF THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00197
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING ALL TELEVISION NETWORKS, RADIO STATIONS, NEWSPAPERS, MOVIE THEATERS, AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TO BROADCAST, PUBLISH, AND ADVERTISE PUBLIC INFORMATION FOR FREE AS AN IMPROVED INFORMATION DISSEMINATION MECHANISM OF THE GOVERNMENT TOWARDS A WELL-INFORMED CITIZENRY

Principal Author/s: LOPEZ, MANUEL LUIS T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00224
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION SEVEN, ARTICLE THREE OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT, ARTICLE TWO OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00236
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING THE RIGHT OF REPLY AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: MARCOLETA, RODANTE D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00237
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: ALMONTE, JORGE T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00251
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: BORDADO, GABRIEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2015-07-26

HB00330
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN AND THE RIGHT OF ACCESS TO OFFICIAL RECORDS AND DOCUMENTS AND IMPLEMENTING THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL OF THE STATE’S TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00334
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO ENSURE PUBLIC ACCESS TO OFFICIAL RECORDS, DOCUMENTS AND ANY OTHER INFORMATION OF PUBLIC CONCERN

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00463
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING AND ENFORCING THE PEOPLE'S RIGHT TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: TUGNA, SHERWIN N.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-26

HB00560
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB00684
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 53, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT TO EXEMPT THE PUBLISHER, EDITOR OR REPORTER OF ANY PUBLICATION FROM REVEALING THE SOURCE OF PUBLISHED NEWS OR INFORMATION OBTAINED IN CONFIDENCE" BY INCLUDING WITHIN ITS COVERAGE JOURNALISTS FROM BROADCAST, NEWS AGENCIES AND INTERNET PUBLICATIONS

Principal Author/s: DEL MAR, RAUL V.; ABAYON, HARLIN NEIL III J.; TINIO, ANTONIO L.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-31

HB00685
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE VENUE OF THE CRIMINAL AND CIVIL ACTION IN LIBEL CASES AGAINST COMMUNITY JOURNALIST, PUBLICATIONS OR BROADCST STATIONS

Principal Author/s: DEL MAR, RAUL V.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB00737
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING ALL BROADCAST MEDIA TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE PUBLIC SERVICE TIME TO ENABLE THE GOVERNMENT TO REACH THE POPULATION AND EDUCATE THE PEOPLE ON IMPORTANT PUBLIC ISSUES RELATIVE TO HEALTH, ROAD AND TRAFFIC DISCIPLINE, PUBLIC SAFETY, GOOD VALUES, WELFARE RIGHTS AND BENEFITS, AND DISASTER PREPAREDNESS PROGRAMS

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB00903
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN, ACCESS TO OFFICIAL RECORDS AND DOCUMENTS AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: FORTUNO, SALVIO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB00913
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A JOURNALIST PROTECTION, SECURITY AND BENEFIT PROGRAM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB00973
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: FORTUN, LAWRENCE LEMUEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-07-27

HB01030
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE WORK SCHEDULE AND OTHER TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT GOVERNING CINEMA/RADIO/TV/THEATER AND OTHER MEDIA PERSONNEL WHO ARE COVERED BY A SERVICE OR TALENT CONTRACT AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01055
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN, ACCESS TO OFFICIAL RECORDS AND DOCUMENTS AND PENALIZING ANY VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: ANTONINO, MAGNOLIA C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01121
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01251
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION SEVEN, ARTICLE THREE OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT, ARTICLE TWO OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01295
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE CITY OF SAN JOSE DEL MONTE, PROVINCE OF BULACAN AS A BROADCASTING HUB, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01476
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE PUBLIC EXHIBITION OR DISPLAY OF OBSCENE AND/OR DISTRACTIVE MOTION OR STILL PICTURES ALONG MAJOR THOROUGHFARES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-01

HB01479
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 53 AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT TO EXEMPT THE PUBLISHER, EDITOR OR REPORTER OF ANY PUBLICATION FROM REVEALING THE SOURCE OF PUBLISHED NEWS OF INFORMATION OBTAINED IN CONFIDENCE BY INCLUDING WITHIN ITS COVERAGE JOURNALIST FROM BROADCAST, NEWS AGENCIES AND INTERNET PUBLICATIONS"

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

Status: Consolidated into HB00684

HB01524
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DEMONSTRATION, PERFORMANCE OR EXHIBITION IN PUBLIC OF CERTAIN SEXUAL ACTS, AND THE PRODUCTION, IMPORTATION, SALE OR DISTRIBUTION, OR PUBLIC SHOWING OR DISPLAY OF PORNOGRAPHIC MATERIALS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, GLORIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01557
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT SUPPORTING THE PRODUCTION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENT FILMS BY PROVIDING INCENTIVES TO FILMMAKERS WHO ARE GIVEN HONORS IN NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL FILM COMPETITIONS

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01570
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT SUPPORTING THE PRODUCTION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENT FILMS BY PROVIDING INCENTIVES TO FILMMAKERS WHO ARE GIVERN HONORS IN NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL FILM COMPETITIONS

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01571
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING LOCAL ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY BY PROVIDING THE LOCAL MOVIE AND FILM INDUSTRY CORPORATE TAX BREAKS AND EXEMPTING VENUE OPERATORS FROM THE PAYMENT OF AMUSEMENT TAX WHEN SHOWING LOCALLY PRODUCED FILMS AND MUSIC EVENTS FEATURING FILIPINO ARTISTS

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01647
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POWERS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE MOVIE AND TELEVISION REVIEW AND CLASSIFICATION BOARD (MTRCB), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1986 CREATING MTRCB

Principal Author/s: VILLARICA, LINABELLE RUTH R.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01654
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PEOPLE' RIGHTS TO INFORMATION AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICIES OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE AND HONESTY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ANGARA-CASTILLO, BELLAFLOR J.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01794
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FRAMEWORK FOR FILM AND TELEVISION TOURISM IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING TAX INCENTIVES, MARKETING THE INDUSTRY GLOBALLY AND PROVIDING EMPLOYMENT FOR THE SECTOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01855
 [Text As Filed] 
 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT

Principal Author/s: ARAGONES, SOL

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-02

HB01873
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE GOVERNMENT TO PROVIDE ACCESS TO INFORMATION ON FOOD AND OTHER BASIC COMMODITIES TO GUARANTEE THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO AFFORDABLE FOOD AND ADEQUATE FOOD SUPPLY, PRESCRIBING GUIDELINES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MONTORO, TEODORO "TED" G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-03

HB02215
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO DEVELOP AND PROMOTE FILM TOURISM IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS AND INCENTIVES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: MACAPAGAL-ARROYO, GLORIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-08

HB02238
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING ALL OWNERS OR OPERATORS OF TELEVISION NETWORKS OR STATIONS AND PRODUCERS OF TELEVISION NEWS PROGRAMS TO HAVE THEIR NEWS PROGRAMS BROADCAST WITH CLOSED-CAPTION AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: REVILLA, STRIKE B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-08

HB02269
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-08

HB02284
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: VILLARIN, TOM S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-09

HB02309
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RIGHT OF CITIZENS TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: MONTORO, TEODORO "TED" G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-09

HB02331
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PEOPLE'S RIGHT TO INFORMATION AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICIES OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE AND HONESTY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: COJUANGCO, CARLOS O.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-09

HB02382
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING JULY 25 OF EVERY YEAR AS THE NATIONAL CAMPUS PRESS FREEDOM DAY

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-10

HB02395
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MANDATORY ADDITIONAL INSURANCE COVERAGE AND BENEFITS FOR JOURNALISTS, EMPLOYEES OF MEDIA ENTITIES ON FIELD ASSIGNMENT AND FREELANCE JOURNALISTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-10

HB02404
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL FILM ARCHIVE TO BE MANAGED BY THE FILM DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: GOMEZ, LUCY T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-10

HB02474
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF THE WORDS 'MUSLIM' AND 'CHRISTIAN' IN MASS MEDIA TO DESCRIBE ANY PERSON SUSPECTED OF OR CONVICTED FOR HAVING COMMITTED CRIMINAL OR UNLAWFUL ACTS, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREOF

Principal Author/s: PAPANDAYAN, MAUYAG JR. "JUN" B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-10

HB02481
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ALLOWING ADVERTISERS AND ADVERTISING AGENCIES TO DETERMINE BILLBOARD CONTENT AND PRESCRIBING SELF-REGULATORY CRITERIA THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-10

HB02588
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF FILIPINO SIGN LANGUAGE INSETS FOR LOCAL NEWS PROGRAMS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 22 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs)"

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-15

HB02624
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING A FIVE (5) YEAR TAX HOLIDAY FOR THE FILM INDUSTRY BY AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9167, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT CREATING THE FILM DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL OF THE PHILIPPINES, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-15

HB02773
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PEOPLE'S RESPONSIBLE RIGHT TO INFORMATION AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICIES OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE AND HONESTY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-17

HB02853
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE PEOPLE'S RIGHT TO INFORMATION

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-17

HB03022
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING GOVERNMENT OFFICES, BUREAUS, AGENCIES, INSTRUMENTALITIES AND AFFILIATES, INCLUDING GOVERNMENT-OWNED AND -CONTROLLED CORPORATIONS, TO DISCLOSE CONTACT INFORMATION

Principal Author/s: ROQUE, HARRY L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-23

HB03027
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF FILIPINO SIGN LANGUAGE INSETS FOR LOCAL NEWS PROGRAMS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 22 OF REPUBLIC ACT 7277, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs)'

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-24

HB03134
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT SUPPORTING THE PRODUCTION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENT FILMS BY PROVIDING INCENTIVES TO FILMMAKERS WHO ARE GIVEN HONORS IN NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL FILM COMPETITIONS

Principal Author/s: REVILLA, STRIKE B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-24

HB03636
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT UPHOLDING AND PROMOTING CAMPUS JOURNALISM AND CAMPUS PRESS FREEDOM, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7079, ENTITLED 'AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION OF CAMPUS JOURNALISM', PENALIZING VIOLATIONS AGAINST CAMPUS PRESS FREEDOM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-09-21

HB03694
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT LIMITING EXPOSURE OF CHILDREN TO VIOLENT AND OBSCENE PROGRAMMING ON TELEVISION AND CABLE SYSTEMS

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-09-28

HB03702
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AUGUST 30 OF EVERY YEAR AS 'MARCELO H. DEL PILAR NATIONAL RESPONSIBLE PRESS FREEDOM DAY'

Principal Author/s: SY-ALVARADO, JOSE ANTONIO "KUYA JONATHAN" R.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-09-28

HB03783
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION SEVEN, ARTICLE THREE OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT, ARTICLE TWO OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: CAYETANO, PIA

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-10-03

HB03833
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECOGNIZING AND GIVING LIFE TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL MANDATE FOR FREE AND READY ACCESS TO OFFICIAL RECORDS AS WELL AS DOCUMENTS AND PAPERS PERTAINING TO OFFICIAL ACTS, TRANSACTIONS, AND OTHER DEALINGS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: ZUBIRI, MANUEL F.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-10-05

HB03950
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION SEVEN, ARTICLE THREE OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT, ARTICLE TWO OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-10-11

HB04020
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION HELD BY THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-10-18

HB04070
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 53, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'AN ACT TO EXEMPT THE PUBLISHER, EDITOR OR REPORTER OF ANY PUBLICATION FROM REVEALING THE SOURCE OF PUBLISHED NEWS OR INFORMATION OBTAINED IN CONFIDENCE', BY INCLUDING WITHIN ITS COVERAGE JOURNALISTS FROM BROADCAST, NEWS AGENCIES AND INTERNET PUBLICATIONS

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-10-19

HB04321
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE USE OF INSET FILIPINO SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETATION IN TELEVISION PROGRAMS OF VARIOUS NATURE FOR THE MAINSTREAMING OF THE DEAF IN BROADCAST MEDIA

Principal Author/s: OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-11-14

HB04364
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF FILIPINO SIGN LANGUAGE INSETS FOR LOCAL NEWS PROGRAMS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 22 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PDWs)

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-11-21

HB04399
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXPANDING THE POWERS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE MOVIE AND TELEVISION REVIEW AND CLASSIFICATION BOARD TO PROVIDE FOR THE REGULATION OF VIDEO GAMES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1986

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-11-22

HB04503
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8370, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CHILDREN'S TELEVISION ACT OF 1997"

Principal Author/s: DE VENECIA, CHRISTOPHER V.P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-11-28

HB04684
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO DEVELOP AND PROMOTE FILM TOURISM IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS AND INCENTIVES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-01-16

HB04780
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF THE WORD "LANAO" TO GENERALIZE THE AREA IN THE PROVINCES OF LANAO DEL NORTE, LANAO DEL SUR AND ILIGAN CITY IN MASS MEDIA AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: DIMAPORO, MOHAMAD KHALID Q.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-01-24

HB05918
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE UPDATING THE CHARTER OF THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE, SETTING PROCESS AND MEANS FOR THE EFFECTIVITY OF LAWS OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-07-25

HB05926
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AN ACT PROMOTING THE PHILIPPINE FILM INDUSTRY THROUGH AN ANNUAL FILM QUOTA AND OTHER SUPPORT MEASURES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-07-25

HB06070
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AN ACT REQUIRING ALL TELEVISION AND RADIO FACILITIES TO ALLOCATE AT LEAST FIVE (5) MINUTES A DAY FOR AIRTIME FOR PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS AND INFOMERCIALS ON LAWS, SOCIAL WELFARE, PUBLIC SAFETY, PROCEDURES AND OTHER MATTERS OF NATIONAL INTEREST TO INCREASE AWARENESS AND INFORM THE PUBLIC OF THEIR RIGHTS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES AS CITIZENS OF THE COUNTRY AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-08-01

HB06601
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AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE SOCIAL MEDIA REGULATORY BOARD, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-10-11

HR00057
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A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING DIRECTOR BRILLANTE MENDOZA FOR RECEIVING THE ECUMENICAL JURY PRIZE-SPECIAL MENTION IN THE 68TH CANNES FILM FESTIVAL FOR HIS FILM ꞌTAKLUBꞌ

Principal Author/s: OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Status: Substituted by HR00835

HR00153
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RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE LEADERSHIP TO IMMEDIATELY ACT ON AND PASS THE FOI BILL

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-09

HR00348
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A RESOLUTION COMMENDING DIRECTOR LAVRENTE INDICO DIAZ (LAV DIAZ) FOR BEING AWARDED THE 2016 VENICE FILM FESTIVAL GOLDEN LION ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2016 (SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 IN THE PHILIPPINES) FOR HIS FILM ANG BABAENG HUMAYO (THE WOMAN WHO LEFT)

Principal Author/s: VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.

Status: Substituted by HR00696

HR00362
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING LAV DIAZ, THE DIRECTOR, SCREENWRITER, CINEMATOGRAPHER AND EDITOR OF THE MOVIE 'ANG BABAENG HUMAYO', AS WELL AS THE ACTORS AND PRODUCERS THEREOF, FOR WINNING THE GOLDEN LION FOR BEST FILM AWARD IN THE 73RD VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Principal Author/s: DE VENECIA, CHRISTOPHER V.P.

Status: Substituted by HR00696

HR00373
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE FILM ANG BABAENG HUMAYO FOR WINNING THE GOLDEN LION AWARD DURING THE 73RD VENICE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

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

Status: Substituted by HR00696

HR00405
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A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING FILMMAKER LAVRENTE 'LAV' DIAZ FOR RECEIVING THE GOLDEN LION AWARD IN THE 73RD FILM FESTIVAL

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

Status: Substituted by HR00696

HR00406
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A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONGRATULATING AND SUPPORTING DIRECTOR BRILLANTE MENDOZA FOR BEING SELECTED AS THE OFFICIAL FILIPINO ENTRY FOR THE BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM AT THE 89TH ACADEMY AWARDS FOR HIS FILM 'MA' ROSA'

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

Status: Substituted by HR00835

HR00556
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RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC INFORMATION TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE REPUBLIC ACT 10639 OR ACT MANDATING THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE PROVIDERS TO SEND FREE MOBILE ALERTS IN THE EVENT OF NATURAL AND MANMADE DISASTERS AND CALAMITIES, PARTICULARLY WHEN SUPERTYPHOON LAWIN STRUCK AND DAMAGED MUCH OF NORTHERN LUZON

Principal Author/s: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-11-29

HR00618
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A RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING FILMMAKER BRILLANTE MENDOZA FOR WINNING BEST DIRECTOR FOR HIS FILM "MA ROSA" AT THE 54TH GIJON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Principal Author/s: GONZALES, AURELIO "DONG" JR. D.; CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE";

Status: Substituted by HR00835

HR00620
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE IGLESIA NI CRISTO FOR THE MAJOR AWARDS "FELIX MANALO" - THE BIOGRAPHICAL MOVIE IT PRODUCED - WON AT THE 64TH FAMAS AWARDS CEREMONY AT THE CENTURY PARK HOTEL IN PASAY CITY ON DECEMBER 4, 2016

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-12-13

HR00621
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING MIGUEL SOTTO AND JAZ REYES FOR WINNING FOR THE PHILIPPINES SECOND PLACE IN THE SINGAPORE TELECOMMUNICATIONS' THE 5-MIN VIDEO CHALLENGE FOR THEIR ENTRY "PAGNANAKAW"

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-12-13

HR00663
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A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE METRO MANILA FILM FESTIVAL BOARD ON THE SUCCESSFUL STAGING OF THE 2016 METRO MANILA FILM FESTIVAL

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-01-16

HR00675
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RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INVESTIGATION ON THE CONDUCT OF ANIMAL CRUELTY DURING THE PRODUCTION AND FILMING OF THE METRO MANILA FILM FESTIVAL OFFICIAL ENTRY MOVIE "ORO"

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-01-24

HR00682
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A RESOLUTION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMENDING ABS-CBN CORPORATION FOR ITS ADVOCACY AND COMMITMENT IN PRESERVING THE LOCAL FILM HERITAGE THROUGH ITS FILM RESTORATION PROJECT

Principal Author/s: NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-01-17

HR00912
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RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INVESTIGATION IN AID OF LEGISLATION INTO ISSUES OF ONLINE SCAMMING AND OTHER CYBERCRIME ABUSE AND URGING ONLINE PLATFORMS AND RELEVANT STAKEHOLDERS TO PUT UP PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO PROTECT THE WELFARE OF THE CONSUMERS

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-05-09

HR01043
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A RESOLUTION COMMENDING BMPI-UNTV CEO AND VETERAN BROADCASTER KUYA DANIEL RAZON FOR BEING AWARDED THE KBP LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD DURING THE 25TH KAPISANAN NG MGA BRODKASTER NG PILIPINAS (KBP) GOLDEN DOVE AWARDS

Principal Author/s: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-05-31

PS00023
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NEED TO PASS A GENUINE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION BILL

Principal Author/s: TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-08-03

PS00071
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PROMOTING THE FILM INDUSTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: DE VENECIA, CHRISTOPHER V.P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-09-21

PS00202
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ON THE MALICIOUS ATTACKS IN SOCIAL MEDIA AGAINST THE LATE JESSE ROBREDO AND HIS FAMILY

Principal Author/s: BORDADO, GABRIEL H.

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2017-05-02