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HOUSE COMMITTEES


SOCIAL SERVICES

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the social development and welfare of persons with disabilities or special needs including social services and interventions that develop and enhance the quality of individual and community life.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Eriguel, Sandra Y., M.D.
Eriguel, Sandra Y., M.D.

District Representative
La Union, 2nd District

 

MEMBERS : 35 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 931-5001 local 7150, Direct line 951-4317
Committee Secretary: Ms. Catherine N. Macapagal

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MAIN REFERRAL 36

HB00370
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT IMPOSING A MANDATORY MORATORIUM ON THE ACCRUAL AND COLLECTION OF PRINCIPAL INTERESTS, PENALTIES AND SURCHARGES ON ALL LOANS FROM PUBLIC AND PRIVATE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS PERSONS FOR A PERIOD OF SIX MONTHS FROM THE TIME ANY AREA WITHIN THE TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES IS DECLARED A CALAMITY AREA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-23

HB00568
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING SCHOLARSHIPS TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs) AND THEIR CHILDREN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: GASATAYA, GREG G.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-23

HB01039
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A CREDIT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs)

Principal Author/s: TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01089
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR TAX RELIEF IN TIMES OF CALAMITY

Principal Author/s: SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.; SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01092
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT FACILITATION SERVICE NETWORK FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (PWD) THROUGH THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PERSONS WITH DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT FACILITATION OFFICE IN EVERY PROVINCE, KEY CITY AND OTHER STRATEGIC AREAS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.; SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01240
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS'

Principal Author/s: VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01393
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXPANDING THE BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AMENDING SECTIONS 32 AND 33 OF REPUBLIC ACT 7277, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES' AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01518
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF CREMATORIES IN EVERY LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT OF THE COUNTRY, UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: GARBIN, ALFREDO JR. A.; CO, ELIZALDY S.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB01736
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PROVISION OF EXCLUSIVE PARKING SPACE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY AND PENALIZING THE UNAUTHORIZED USE THEREOF, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 344, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ACCESSIBILITY LAW

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-24

HB02017
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PROVISION OF EXCLUSIVE PARKING SPACE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY AND PENALIZING THE UNAUTHORIZED USE THEREOF, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 344, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ACCESSIBILITY LAW

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-29

HB02224
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO INSTITUTE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs) – FRIENDLY AND SAFE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM IN THE COUNTRY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: ARROYO, MA. LOURDES T.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-29

HB02708
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES TO PERSONS WITH DOWN SYNDROME BY CREATING AN OFFICE UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-31

HB02710
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES TO UNDER PARENTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-31

HB02806
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (PWD) WHO ARE SELF-EMPLOYED A SEVENTY PERCENT (70%) GOVERNMENT SUBSIDY FOR THEIR MONTHLY PREMIUM CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM FOR THE FIRST THREE MONTHS OF COVERAGE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY'

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-07-31

HB03424
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE REGULATION OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-07

HB03489
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ACCESSIBILITY TO BUILT ENVIRONMENT, TO TRANSPORTATION, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY AND TO OTHER FACILITIES AND SERVICES OPEN OR PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-13

HB03503
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PROVISION OF EXCLUSIVE PARKING SPACE FOR THE HANDICAPPED PERSONS AND PENALIZING THE UNAUTHORIZED USE THEREOF

Principal Author/s: SILVERIO, LORNA C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-13

HB03682
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN EARLY OPTIONAL RETIREMENT FOR DISABLED PERSONS WORKING IN GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: ROMUALDEZ, FERDINAND MARTIN G.; ROMUALDEZ, YEDDA MARIE K.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-14

HB03796
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING COMMUNICATION ACCESSIBILITY TO FILIPINO DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING FOR FULL INCLUSION INTO THE MAINSTREAM OF SOCIETY

Principal Author/s: RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-14

HB03900
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON DISABILITY AFFAIRS, DEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-27

HB04007
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING ADDITIONAL PRIVILEGES TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: AGABAS, TYRONE D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-27

HB04021
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROVIDE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES WITH ONLINE VOLUNTEERISM OPPORTUNITIES

Principal Author/s: VARGAS, ALFRED

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-08-27

HB04187
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXEMPTING PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (PWD) FROM THE PAYMENT OF PARKING FEES IN ALL COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS AND GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS THAT CHARGE PARKING FEES, THEREBY AMENDING SECTION 32 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10754, ALSO KNOWN AS THE "MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS"

Principal Author/s: OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-03

HB04302
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER EXPANDING THE BENEFITS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED, LIKEWISE KNOWN AS THE MAGNA CARTA FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITY

Principal Author/s: CRISOLOGO, ANTHONY PETER "ONYX" D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-09

HB04322
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS RELAY SYSTEM FOR PERSONS WITH HEARING DISABILITIES AND PERSONS WITH SPEECH DISABILITIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: HERRERA-DY, BERNADETTE "BH"

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-09

HB04341
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REGULATING PUBLIC SOLICITATIONS AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE ACT NO. 4075, AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1564, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SOLICITATION PERMIT LAW

Principal Author/s: RAMIREZ-SATO, JOSEPHINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-10

HB04407
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE COMMUNITY-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT APPROACH AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR INCLUSIVE GROWTH AND SOCIAL PROTECTION, MANDATING ALL NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, INCLUDING THEIR ATTACHED AGENCIES, OFFICES AND BUREAUS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AND OTHER GOVERNMENT INSTRUMENTALITIES TO IMPLEMENT THEIR COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMS, ACTIVITIES, AND PROJECTS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: DALOG, MAXIMO JR. Y.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-11

HB04469
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE GRANTING OF ASSISTANCE TO INDIVIDUALS IN CRISIS SITUATION (AICS) PROGRAM OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT (DSWD), AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: PANOTES, MARISOL C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-13

HB04470
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE COMMUNITY-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT (CDD) APPROACH AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR INCLUSIVE GROWTH AND SOCIAL PROTECTION, MANDATING ALL NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS, INCLUDING THEIR ATTACHED AGENCIES, OFFICES AND BUREAUS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AND OTHER GOVERNMENT INSTRUMENTALITIES TO ADOPT THE CDD APPROACH IN IMPLEMENTING THEIR COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMS, ACTIVITIES, AND PROJECTS APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: BOLILIA, LIANDA B.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-13

HB04489
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A NATIONAL REHABILITATION AND PHYSIOTHERAPY CENTERS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (NRPCPWD) THROUGH THE ESTABLISHMENT OF ACCESSIBLE PWD REHABILITATION CENTERS IN EVERY PROVINCE, CITY, AND OTHER STRATEGIC AREAS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: LACSON-NOEL, JOSEPHINE VERONIQUE R.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-13

HB04596
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO FURTHER PROMOTE THE MOBILITY OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITY BY MANDATING CERTAIN ACCESSIBILITY FACILITIES AND SERVICES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS", AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: FARIÑAS, RIA CHRISTINA G.; FARIÑAS, RUDYS CESAR I G.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-17

HB04636
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING A SPECIALLY-DESIGNATED LANE OR OFFICE SPACE LOCATED AT THE GROUND FLOOR OF EVERY GOVERNMENT OR PRIVATE EDIFICE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs) AND SENIOR CITIZENS TO TRANSACT THEIR OFFICIAL BUSINESSES

Principal Author/s: MARCOLETA, RODANTE D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-19

HB04757
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO INSTITUTE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs)-FRIENDLY TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM IN CITIES AND URBAN CENTERS OF THE COUNTRY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-25

HB04764
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE COMMUNITY-DRIVEN DEVELOPMENT APPROACH AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR INCLUSIVE GROWTH AND SOCIAL PROTECTION, MANDATING ALL NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND DEPARTMENTS, INCLUDING THEIR ATTACHED AGENCIES, OFFICES AND BUREAUS, LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AND OTHER GOVERNMENT INSTRUMENTALITIES TO IMPLEMENT THEIR COMMUNITY-BASED PROGRAMS, ACTIVITIES, AND PROJECTS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-25

HB04796
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE SYSTEM FOR REGISTRATION AND LICENSING OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES AND ACCREDITATION OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS AND SERVICES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: ERIGUEL, SANDRA Y., M.D.; CANAMA, SABINIANO S.;

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-09-25

HB04920
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE PROVISION OF A SPECIAL LANE AT THE GROUND FLOOR OF GOVERNMENT AND PRIVATE OFFICES FOR EASY ACCESS TO PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDS) AND SENIOR CITIZENS WHEN TRANSACTING THEIR OFFICIAL BUSINESSES

Principal Author/s: CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Status: Pending with the Committee on SOCIAL SERVICES since 2019-10-02