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HOUSE COMMITTEES


PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the suppression of criminality including those on illegal gambling, private armies, terrorism, organized crime and illegal drugs; regulation of firearms, firecrackers and pyrotechnics; civil defense; private security agencies and the Philippine National Police.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Acop, Romeo M.
Hon. Acop, Romeo M.

District Representative
Antipolo City, 2nd District

 

MEMBERS : 55 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7126, Telefax no. 9325217
Committee Secretary: Ms. Jennifer Joan C. Estella

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


 

CO-SPONSOR 29

HB00006
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENHANCING PUBLIC SAFETY AT THE LOCAL LEVEL BY ESTABLISHING AND MAINTAINING A DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY IN EVERY PROVINCE, CITY AND MUNICIPALITY

Principal Author: FARIÑAS, RODOLFO C.; ALVAREZ, PANTALEON D.; ANDAYA, ROLANDO JR. G.; DUAVIT, JOHN MICHAEL R.; COJUANGCO, CARLOS O.; KHO, ELISA "OLGA" T.; ABU, RANEO "RANIE" E.; SALIMBANGON, BENHUR L.; SUAREZ, DANILO E.; BATOCABE, RODEL M.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-10-18

HB00683
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED FOUR HUNDRED NINETY THREE (RA 493) TO INCLUDE IN THE COVERAGE OF PROHIBITION THE USE, WEARING MANUFACTURE AND SALE OF UNIFORMS AND TEXTILE OF UNIFORMS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, PRESCRIBING HEAVIER PENALTY FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: DEL MAR, RAUL V.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-07-27

HB01134
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE SPECIAL GROUP TERM INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THE MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES, INCLUDING THE MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 352, AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 1965, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-08-01

HB01333
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MANDATORY FULL MEDICAL ASSISTANCE TO UNIFORMED MEN WOUNDED WHILE ON DUTY

Principal Author: LANETE, SCOTT DAVIES S. M.D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-08-01

HB01341
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT RENAMING THE HILLTOP RIZAL PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) COMMAND IN TAYTAY, RIZAL AS CAMP GENERAL LICERIO GERONIMO

Principal Author: ACOP, ROMEO M.; BATAOIL, LEOPOLDO N.; TAMBUNTING, GUS S.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-02, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-04 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-04

HB01587
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO ANY OFFICER OR ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) ON ANY CHARGE BEFORE THE PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE, COURT, ADMINISTRATIVE OR ANY COMPETENT BODY ARISING FROM AN INCIDENT OR INCIDENTS RELATED TO THE PERFORMANCE OF OFFICIAL DUTY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author: FUENTEBELLA, ARNULFO P.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-08-02

HB02729
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE AND BENEFITS TO THE DEPENDENTS OF ALL MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP), PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP), BUREAU OF FIRE PROTECTION (BFP), BUREAU OF JAIL MANAGEMENT AND PENOLOGY (BJMP), NATIONAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION (NBI), BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION (BI), PHILIPPINE DRUG ENFORCEMENT AGENCY (PDEA), PHILIPPINE COAST GUARD (PCG) AND BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS (BUCOR) WHO ARE KILLED OR PERMANENTLY INCAPACITATED WHILE IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTY OR BY REASON OF THEIR OFFICE OR POSITION

Principal Author: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-08-16

HB04863
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE-CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION AND DETECTION GROUP (PNP-CIDG) BY RESTORING ITS AUTHORITY TO ISSUE SUBPOENA AD TESTIFICANDUM OR SUBPOENA DUCES TECUM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 35 (B)(4) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT OF 1990'

Principal Author: MATUGAS, FRANCISCO JOSE II T.; ACOP, ROMEO M.; SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.; MONTORO, TEODORO "TED" G.; PIMENTEL, JOHNNY TY; DALIPE, MANUEL JOSE "MANNIX" M.; GARCIA, GWENDOLYN F.; OAMINAL, HENRY S.;

Status: Printed copies distributed to members on 2017-11-08

HB05027
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING A MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE

Principal Author: SUAREZ, DANILO E.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-02-20

HB05082
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING WOMEN'S AND LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, AND TRANSGENDER (LGBT) PROTECTION DESKS IN ALL PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE STATIONS NATIONWIDE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE TITLE VII OF REPUBLIC ACT NUMBER 8551, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE REFORM AND REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1998'

Principal Author: SANTOS-RECTO, VILMA; CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.; GARCIA, GWENDOLYN F.; ACOP, ROMEO M.; SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.; LOPEZ, MANUEL LUIS T.; TAMBUNTING, GUS S.; BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.; CORTES, JONAS C.; DIMAPORO, MOHAMAD KHALID Q.; GONZAGA, RUWEL PETER S.; UNICO, RENATO JR. J.; YAP, MELECIO JR. J.; CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"; SARMIENTO, EDGAR MARY S.; BARZAGA, JENIIFER AUSTRIA; FERRER, JULIET MARIE D.; LOBREGAT, CELSO L.; OAMINAL, HENRY S.; PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN S.; MENDING, MAKMOD JR. D.; RODRIGUEZ, MAXIMO JR.B.; CORTUNA, JULIETA R.;

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-02-21)

HB05381
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING AND PREVENTING THE USE OF MOTORCYCLES OR SCOOTERS IN THE COMMISSION OF CRIMES THROUGH THE USE OF BIGGER PLATE NUMBERS AND IDENTIFICATION MARKS, REGULATION OF BACKRIDERS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: YAP, VICTOR A.

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

HB05714
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING AND PREVENTING THE USE OF MOTORCYCLES OR SCOOTERS IN THE COMMISSION OF CRIMES THROUGH THE USE OF BIGGER PLATE NUMBERS AND IDENTIFICATION MARKS, REGULATION OF BACKRIDERS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: HERNANDEZ, FERDINAND L.

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

HB05750
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSES OF DISCHARGE OF FIREARMS AND INDISCRIMINATE FIRING OF FIREARMS AND PROVIDING STIFFER PENALTIES THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 254 OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "REVISED PENAL CODE", AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10591, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE COMPREHENSIVE FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION REGULATION ACT"

Principal Author: ACOP, ROMEO M.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; NOGRALES, JERICHO JONAS B.; HERRERA-DY, BERNADETTE "BH" C.; SARMIENTO, CESAR V.; TAN, ANGELINA "HELEN" D.L. M.D.; ESPINO, AMADO JR. T.; DALIPE, MANUEL JOSE "MANNIX" M.; BATAOIL, LEOPOLDO N.; BRAVO, MARIA VIDA ESPINOSA; SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.; OAMINAL, HENRY S.; MENDING, MAKMOD JR. D.;

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

HB05839
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING AND PREVENTING THE USE OF MOTORCYCLES OR SCOOTERS IN THE COMMISSION OF CRIMES THROUGH THE USE OF BIGGER PLATE NUMBERS AND IDENTIFICATION MARKS, REGULATION OF BACKRIDERS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: UMALI, REYNALDO V.

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

HB06054
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE RATES OF COMBAT DUTY PAY AND COMBAT INCENTIVE PAY OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) AND THE UNIFORMED PERSONNEL OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author: TAN, SHERNEE ABUBAKAR

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-07-31

HB06226
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING AND PREVENTING THE USE OF MOTORCYCLES OR SCOOTERS IN THE COMMISSION OF CRIMES THROUGH THE USE OF BIGGER PLATE NUMBERS AND IDENTIFICATION MARKS, REGULATION OF BACKRIDERS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND JR. F.

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2017-08-23

HR00469
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON DANGEROUS DRUGS TO IMMEDIATELY CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE PROLIFERATION AND USE OF PROHIBITED DRUGS BY THE INMATES IN JAILS MANAGED BY THE BUREAU OF JAIL MANAGEMENT AND PENOLOGY (BJMP) IN VARIOUS PARTS OF THE COUNTRY

Principal Author: ABU, RANEO "RANIE" E.; PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN S.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on DANGEROUS DRUGS since 2016-11-14

HR01028
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CONDEMNING IN THE STRONGEST MANNER THE ACTS OF TERROR PERPETRATED AGAINST THE PEOPLE OF MARAWI CITY BY THE MAUTE TERRORIST GROUP AS WELL AS TO URGE THE APPROPRIATE HOUSE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE INCIDENT TO PROPOSE REMEDIAL LEGISLATION TO STRENGTHEN GOVERNMENT AGENCIES INVOLVED IN THE PEACE AND SECURITY OF THE COUNTRY AND PREVENT THE INCIDENT FROM RECURRING AND/OR EXPANDING IN THE WHOLE COUNTRY

Principal Author: ALEJANO, GARY C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-07-26

HR01033
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION TO PAY HOMAGE TO THE FALLEN SOLDIERS AND POLICEMEN WHO MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE TO DEFEND THE REPUBLIC AND UPHOLD THE SECURITY AND SAFETY OF FILIPINOS DURING THE MARAWI SIEGE

Principal Author: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-05-30

HR01068
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON DANGEROUS DRUGS TO IMMEDIATELY CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE P79 MILLION-WORTH OF CASH AND CHEQUES RECOVERED IN MARAWI CITY DURING A MILITARY CLEARING OPERATIONS AND WHETHER IT IS CONNECTED TO DRUGS AND TERRORIST OPERATIONS

Principal Author: BARBERS, ROBERT ACE S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-01

HR01075
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND COMMITTEE ON NATIONAL DEFENSE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION AND AS PART OF ITS OVERSIGHT FUNCTION, ON THE SUPPOSED PARTICIPATION OF UNITED STATES FORCES IN THE MARAWI CITY OPERATIONS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author: ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-01

HR01109
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS, TO CONDUCT, AN INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGED CONSTITUTIONAL VIOLATIONS MADE BY ELEMENTS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) AND THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) IN MARAWI CITY IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES UNDER PRESIDENTIAL PROCLAMATION NO. 216 SERIES OF 2017

Principal Author: VILLARIN, TOM S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-01

HR01113
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE MILITARY OPERATIONS OF THE ELEMENTS OF THE 39TH AND 72ND INFANTRY BATTALION OF THE PHILIPPINE ARMY (IBPA) IN NORTH COTABATO AND BUKIDNON THAT LED TO DOCUMENTED CASES OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS OF THE CIVILIANS THEREIN UNDER THE CIRCUMSTANCES OF MARTIAL LAW AND SUSPENSION OF THE PRIVILEGE OF THE WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS IN MINDANAO

Principal Author: BROSAS, ARLENE D.; DE JESUS, EMMI A.; CASTRO, FRANCE L.; ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-01

HR01127
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE IMPACT OF AERIAL BOMBINGS, EXECUTED BY THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS PART OF THEIR COUNTER-INSURGENCY OPERATIONS, ON THE FARMER COMMUNITIES, PRIOR AND UNDER THE DECLARATION OF MARTIAL LAW IN MINDANAO

Principal Author: 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 NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-08

HR01128
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ARBITRARY ARREST AND DETENTION OF ANAKPAWIS PARTY-LIST REGIONAL COORDINATOR PEDRO ARNADO AND HIS THREE ACTIVIST COMPANIONS BY ELEMENTS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES UNDER TASK FORCE DAVAO AT A CHECKPOINT IN BRGY. LASANG, BUNAWAN DISTRICT, DAVAO CITY, AS PART OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF MARTIAL LAW IN MINDANAO

Principal Author: 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 NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-08

HR01129
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ILLEGAL ARREST AND FILING OF TRUMPED UP CHARGES AGAINST MEMBERS OF THE COMPOSTELA FARMERS ASSOCIATION (CFA) IN BRGY. MANGAYON, COMPOSTELA TOWN, COMPOSTELA VALLEY BY ELEMENTS OF THE 66TH INFRANTRY BATTALION PHILIPPINE ARMY (IBPA)

Principal Author: 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 NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-08

HR01133
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION STRONGLY CONDEMNING AND CALLING FOR AN URGENT INVESTIGATION IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE THREATS, HARASSMENT, AND VILIFICATION AGAINST STUDENTS AND TEACHERS OF THE SALUGPONGAN TA' TANU IGKANOGON COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER IN SITIO NASILABAN, BRGY. PALMA GIL, TALAINGOD, DAVAO DEL NORTE, BY THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PARAMILITARY GROUP ALAMARA

Principal Author: TINIO, ANTONIO L.; CASTRO, FRANCE L.; BROSAS, ARLENE D.; CASILAO, ARIEL "KA AYIK" B.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-08

HR01154
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION STRONGLY CONDEMNING AND CALLING FOR AN URGENT INVESTIGATION IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE ATTACKS AGAINST LUMAD SCHOOLS, STUDENTS, TEACHERS, AND ADVOCATES IN SOUTHERN MINDANAO FROM JULY 2016 TO JULY 2017

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2017-08-08

RBH0012
 [Committee Report] 
 

RESOLUTION OF BOTH HOUSES OF CONGRESS PROPOSING TO IMMEDIATELY CONVENE THE JOINT OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ON THE HUMAN SECURITY ACT OF 2007 FOR THE PURPOSE OF REVIEWING AND ASSESSING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE ANTI-TERRORISM POLICY OF THE COUNTRY

Principal Author: ACOP, ROMEO M.; ALEJANO, GARY C.; OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.;

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