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HOUSE COMMITTEES


INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

 

JURISDICTION: All matters relating to postal, telegraph, radio, broadcast, cable and satellite television, telephone, mobile cellular networks, convergence, computers and telecommunications technologies including but not limited to broadband access to wired and wireless connectivity to the internet such as voice over internet protocol (VOIP), video conferencing, and audio/video/data streaming; any and all other public and private electronic means of capturing, processing, storing and transmitting information for information technology; information systems inclusive of hardware, software and content applications; mobile short messaging system (SMS) applications affecting upstream and downstream business applications; and networks that enable access to online technology.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Yap, Victor A.
Yap, Victor A.

District Representative
Tarlac, 2nd District

 

MEMBERS : 55 members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 931-5001 local 7192, Direct line 951-4320
Committee Secretary: Mr. Ranier M. Alvarado

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


 

ROSTER OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairperson
1. Yap, Victor A. (2019/07/31)
Vice Chairperson
2. Marquez, Carlito S. (2019/07/31)
3. Tambunting, Joy Myra S. (2019/07/31)
4. Siao, Frederick W. (2019/07/31)
5. Cabredo, Fernando T. (2019/08/13)
6. Abaya, Francis Gerald Aguinaldo (2019/08/27)
7. Violago, Micaela S. (2019/09/17)
Member for the Majority
8. Dy, Faustino V "Inno" A. (2019/07/31)
9. Tan, Alyssa Sheena P. (2019/07/31)
10. Baronda, Julienne "Jam" L. (2019/07/31)
11. Revilla, Strike B. (2019/07/31)
12. Ong, Ronnie L. (2019/07/31)
13. Biazon, Rozzano Rufino B. (2019/07/31)
14. Dujali, Alan "Aldu" R. (2019/07/31)
15. Nolasco, Ramon Jr. C. (2019/07/31)
16. Benitez, Francisco "Kiko" B. (2019/07/31)
17. Nograles, Juan Fidel Felipe F. (2019/07/31)
18. Olivarez, Eric L. (2019/07/31)
19. Kho, Wilton "Tonton" Tan (2019/07/31)
20. Garcia, Jose Enrique III "Joet" S. (2019/07/31)
21. Dy, Faustino Michael Carlos III T. (2019/07/31)
22. Dy, Ian Paul L. (2019/07/31)
23. Aumentado, Erico Aristotle C. (2019/07/31)
24. Tiangco, John Reynald M. (2019/07/31)
25. Lopez, Manuel Luis T. (2019/07/31)
26. Gatchalian, Weslie (2019/07/31)
27. Pineda, Enrico A. (2019/09/17)
28. Cojuangco, Carlos O. (2019/09/17)
29. Natividad-Nagaño, Maricel G., MD. (2019/09/30)
30. Co, Elizaldy S. (2019/09/30)
31. Lacson, Virgilio S. (2019/09/30)
Member for the Minority
32. Bordado, Gabriel Jr. H. (2019/08/07)
33. Castro, France L. (2019/08/07)

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 117

HB00038
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION TO REQUIRE INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS TO DELIVER A MINIMUM STANDARD OF 10 MEGABYTES PER SECOND (10MBPS) FOR INTERNET CONNECTION SPEED

Principal Author/s: 1. BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00057
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING OPEN ACCESS IN DATA TRANSMISSION, PROVIDING ADDITIONAL POWERS TO THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00062
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌPUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINESꞌ

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00185
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL BROADBAND DEVELOPMENT ACT, TO FOSTER THE DEVELOPMENT OF ICT INFRASTRUCTURES AND MECHANISMS, TO AUGMENT THE DEMANDS FOR INTERNET SPEED AND NETWORK CONNECTIVITY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00297
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE 'NO CALL AND NO TEXT REGISTRATION' SYSTEM, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00298
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB00299
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR POLICIES TO ENHANCE EFFICIENCY AND TRANSPARENCY IN THE ALLOCATION, ASSIGNMENT, AND MANAGEMENT OF THE RADIO FREQUENCY SPECTRUM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00312
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING THE POOR INTERNET SPEED AND CONNECTIVITY IN THE COUNTRY AS A NATIONAL EMERGENCY, AND GRANTING PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE EMERGENCY POWERS AND PRESCRIBING URGENT MEASURES NECESSARY AND PROPER TO EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS SUCH PREDICAMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00359
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Date Urgent: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ꞌCYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012,ꞌ AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00360
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING TELECOMMUNICATION SUBSCRIBERS AGAINST UNAUTHORIZED SERVICES AND CONSUMPTION OF LOAD CREDITS

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00362
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE PHILIPPINE BIG DATA CENTER

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00412
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF UTILITY POLES, RELATED SUPPORT STRUCTURES, AND RIGHTS OF WAY FOR THE TRANSMISSION OF CABLE TELEVISION OR TELECOMMUNICATION SIGNALS, INCLUDING THE RATES AND TERMS FOR POLE ATTACHMENTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00453
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE COOPERATION OF ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORPORATIONS, INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS, AND SOCIAL MEDIA NETWORKS IN CREATING AN EFFICIENT IDENTIFICATION MECHANISM FOR THE DETERENCE OF THE COMMISSION OF TERRORIST ACTIVITIES AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR A VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. LOPEZ, MANUEL LUIS T.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB00654
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING CONSUMER PROTECTION ON THE PURCHASE OF MOBILE COMMUNICATION DEVICES BY ALLOWING CONSUMERS TO UNLOCK THE MOBILE WIRELESS DEVICES PRIOR TO THE EXPIRATION OF THE LOCK-IN PERIOD UNDER THE MOBILE COMMUNICATION SERVICE CONTRACT

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00658
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB00659
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE 'NO CALLS AND NO TEXT REGISTRATION' SYSTEM, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00662
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE DATA INTERCONNECTIVITY SYSTEM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. SALO, RON P.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00743
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF PRE-PAID SIM CARD USERS AND MOBILE PHONE UNITS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB00891
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT STREAMLINING THE PROCESSING OF APPLICATIONS, CLEARANCES AND PERMITS IN GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, CREATING A NATIONAL INFORMATION COORDINATING OFFICE TO FACILITATE THE PROCESS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. MARIÑO, MARIO VITTORIO "MARVEY" A.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-23

HB00977
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO CREATE A SOS ALERT SCHEME, TO FOSTER PROTECTION OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00985
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO CHARGE AND COLLECT RECONNECTION FEES, TO FOSTER CONSUMER-SUBSCRIBER PROTECTION, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00986
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO CHARGE AND COLLECT MONTHLY SERVICE FEES (MSF) DURING THE PERIOD OF SUSPENSION OF ANY POSTPAID SUBSCRIPTION (PERIOD OF TEMPORARY DISCONNECTION), TO FOSTER CONSUMER-SUBSCRIBER PROTECTION AND WELFARE, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00987
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO CHARGE AND COLLECT PRE-TERMINATION FEES AND OTHER ADMINISTRATIVE-PROCESSING FEES TO SUBSCRIBERS WHOSE POSTPAID SUBSCRIPTION WERE PRE-TERMINATED DUE TO ACTS OF TAMPERING, SABOTAGE AND ALL OTHER FRAUDULENT SCHEMES, TO FOSTER CONSUMER PROTECTION UNDER THE DURATION OF ITS SERVICE CONTRACT, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00988
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO PROVIDE ALL SUBSCRIBERS A COPY OF THE SANCTIONS MADE TO THEIR AGENTS/PERSONNEL WHO WERE INVOLVED IN ACTS OF TAMPERING, SABOTAGE AND ALL OTHER FRAUDULENT SCHEMES, TO UPHOLD CONSUMER PROTECTION, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00989
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT ALLOWING THE TERMINATION OF ANY POSTPAID SUBSCRIPTION WHENEVER SERVICES HAVE BEEN SUBSTANDARD OR DELINQUENT, TO FOSTER CONSUMER PROTECTION, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00990
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER) TO CHARGE AND COLLECT ADVANCE MONTHLY SERVICE FEES/MONTHLY RECURRING FEES/HANDSET COSTS FROM ALL SUBSCRIBERS AVAILING FOR A POSTPAID SUBSCRIPTION, TO PROMOTE CONSUMER PROTECTION UNDER ITS SERVICE CONTRACT, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB00995
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE HOLDING PERIOD (LOCK-IN) OF MOBILE PHONES (DEVICES) TO A TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANY (SERVICE PROVIDER), ALLOWING SUBSCRIBERS TO UNLOCK THE DEVICE BEFORE THE END OF ITS SUBSCRIPTION, TO FOSTER CONSUMER PROTECTION UNDER THE DURATION OF ITS SERVICE CONTRACT, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01056
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE SALE OF PRE-PAID SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS, PROVIDING PENALTY FOR VIOLATION THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. LOYOLA, DAHLIA A.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB01066
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING CONSUMERS OF WIRELESS TELEPHONE SERVICES

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01067
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE STANDARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01182
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL ORGANIZATIONAL AND OPERATIONAL FUNDING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (DICT), TO PROMOTE COST-EFFICIENT ICT INFRASTRUCTURES AND PROJECTS, TO FOSTER GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.2. PINEDA, ENRICO A.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01188
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-02

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10173, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'DATA PRIVACY ACT OF 2012', TO ADOPT A MORE SYSTEMATIC, COMPREHENSIVE AND EFFECTIVE PROTECTION PROGRAM, TO FOSTER THE IMPOSITION OF ALL EXISTING POLICIES AND GUIDELINES, INCREASING ITS PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01248
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE E-GOVERNMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06927

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB01299
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF MOBILE PHONE SUBSCRIBERS THROUGH ESTABLISHING THE MINIMUM STANDARDS IN THE QUALITY OF PHONE SERVICES, REGULATION OF PRICES, TRANSPARENCY IN BILLING AND OTHER SERVICE IMPROVEMENTS

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01311
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING CONSUMER PROTECTION AND FOSTERING COMPETITION IN THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY BY MANDATING THE UNLOCKING OF MOBILE WIRELESS DEVICES

Principal Author/s: 1. GATCHALIAN, WESLIE T.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01352
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT IMPOSING HIGHER FINE OR PENALTY AGAINST TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANIES INVOLVED IN MISLEADING OR DECEPTIVE TRADE AND/OR BUSINESS PRACTICE AND ADVERTISEMENTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01361
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE CREATION OF A PHILIPPINE EXCLUSIVE INTERNATIONAL GATEWAY, PRESCRIBING THE MANNER OF CREATION, CONTROL AND TAXATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. HERRERA-DY, BERNADETTE "BH"

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01644
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT DECLARING EVERY 10TH OF FEBRUARY OF EACH YEAR AS NATIONAL SAFER INTERNET DAY IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01655
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ICT HUB IN EVERY PROVINCE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01707
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-24

HB01773
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-09

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB02311
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-17

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS ENTITIES AND INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS FROM IMPOSING AN EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID LOAD CREDITS AND THEIR FORFEITURE

Principal Author/s: 1. GATCHALIAN, WESLIE T.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-29

HB02312
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-17

Full Title: AN ACT TO ERADICATE MOBILE PHONE-AIDED TERRORISM AND CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES MANDATING FOR THIS PURPOSE OWNERSHIP REGISTRATION OF ALL PRE-PAID SIM CARDS FOR CELLULAR PHONES

Principal Author/s: 1. GATCHALIAN, WESLIE T.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB02338
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-17

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING POLES, POLE ATTACHMENTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-29

HB02411
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-18

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE RECORDING OF THE IDENTITY OF ALL BUYERS OF PREPAID SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS FOR CELLULAR TELEPHONE UNITS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB02747
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER INDETITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB02909
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT GRANTING NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (NTC) DIRECT REGULATORY POWER TO IMPOSE FINE AND REVOKE FRANCHISE OF ERRING TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANY OR ANY OF ITS SERVICE PROVIDER ON UNSOLICITED OR UNWANTED MESSAGE OR MATERIAL VIA TEXT TO MOBILE PHONE USER/SUBSCRIBER AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-07-31

HB03014
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-29

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MANAGEMENT, PROVISION AND REGULATION OF OVER THE TOP AND OTHER DIGITAL BROADCASTING SERVICES IN THE PHILIPPINES, ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL VIRTUAL MULTICHANNEL VIDEO PLATFORM DISTRIBUTOR (NATIONAL VIRTUAL MVPD), AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. GONZALES, NEPTALI II M.

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-05

HB03033
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-29

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB03115
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-30

Full Title: AN ACT STREAMLINING THE PROCESSING OF APPLICATIONS, CLEARANCES AND PERMITS IN GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, CREATING A NATIONAL INFORMATION COORDINATING OFFICE TO FACILITATE THE PROCESS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SY-ALVARADO, "KUYA" JOSE ANTONIO R.

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-05

HB03152
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-30

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE SALE OF PREPAID SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMULO, ROMAN T.

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB03205
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-31

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING MOBILE PHONE NETWORK SERVICE PROVIDERS TO OFFER INSURANCE FOR MOBILE PHONES

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-05

HB03563
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-06

Full Title: AN ACT ENHANCING THE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. CAMPOS, LUIS JR. N.

Date Read: 2019-08-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-13

HB03629
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-07

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. PINEDA, ENRICO A.2. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB03732
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-08

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. AGABAS, TYRONE D.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB03769
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-08

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING FOREIGN PROGRAMMING THROUGH THE GRANTING OF LANDING RIGHTS, DESIGNATING THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION AS THE APPROPRIATE REGULATORY BODY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-14

HB03821
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-13

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS ACCESSIBILITY TO THE HEARING-IMPAIRED AND SPEECH-IMPAIRED

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2019-08-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-20

HB03825
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-13

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING POLES, POLE ATTACHMENTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2019-08-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-20

HB04061
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-20

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE SUBMISSION OF ELECTRONIC COPIES OF DOCUMENTS FILED WITH PRIVATE AND PUBLIC COMPANIES IN ORDER TO LIMIT AND CURB THE EXCESSIVE USE OF PAPER AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-08-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-08-28

HB04109
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING OPEN ACCESS IN DATA TRANSMISSION, PROVIDING ADDITIONAL POWERS TO THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-02

HB04110
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-02

HB04115
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ONLINE NETWORK FOR THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLARICA, HENRY R.

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-02

HB04132
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-22

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A RELIABLE INTERNET SPEED CONNECTION IN THE PHILIPPINES, INSTITUTIONALIZING MINIMUM SPEED REQUIREMENTS FOR COMPLIANCE OF ALL INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. LACSON, VIRGILIO S.

Date Read: 2019-09-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-02

HB04361
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANIES FROM IMPOSING AN EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID CALL AND TEXT CARDS AND THE FORFEITURE OF LOAD CREDITS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. SANTOS-RECTO, VILMA

Date Read: 2019-09-10

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-10

HB04367
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-03

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS TO DELIVER A MINIMUM STANDARD FOR INTERNET CONNECTION SPEED

Principal Author/s: 1. SANTOS-RECTO, VILMA

Date Read: 2019-09-10

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-10

HB04665
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL UTILITY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES TO COMPLY WITH THE REGULATIONS ON THE USE OF UTILITY POLES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CRISOLOGO, ANTHONY PETER "ONYX" D.

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-19

HB04726
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-20

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHTS OF MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE SUBSCRIBERS, ESTABLISHING THE MINIMUM STANDARDS IN THE QUALITY OF SUCH SERVICES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-09-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-09-24

HB04886
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY PROGRAM, PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES AND SANCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-10-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-10-02

HB04984
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-10-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF FREE/OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE (FOSS) IN THE PHILIPPINES, AMENDING RA 8293 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES", PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.2. GAITE, FERDINAND R.3. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.

Date Read: 2019-10-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-10-02

HB05317
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-05

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING OPEN INTERNET ACCESS, STRENGTHENING THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION, AND EXPANDING THE RIGHTS OF END-USERS, AMENDING FOR THESE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, XAVIER JESUS D.

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-12

HB05341
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-06

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING OPEN ACCESS IN DATA TRANSMISSION, PROVIDING ADDITIONAL POWERS TO THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

Principal Author/s: 1. PIMENTEL, JOHNNY TY

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-12

HB05350
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-06

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS PRE-PAID SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. SY-ALVARADO, "KUYA" JOSE ANTONIO R.

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB05514
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-18

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NO CALLS AND NO TEXT REGISTRATION SYSTEM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMULO, ROMAN T.

Date Read: 2019-11-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-20

HB05554
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-19

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ALL PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS ENTITIES AND INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY PROVIDERS FROM IMPOSING AN EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID LOAD MOBILE AND INTERNET CREDITS AND THEIR FORFEITURE, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. ONG, JOSE "JUN" JR. L.

Date Read: 2019-11-25

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-25

HB05593
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-21

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANIES FROM IMPOSING AN EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID CALL AND TEXT CARDS AND THE FORFEITURE OF LOAD CREDITS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.2. MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ3. MALAPITAN, DALE "ALONG" R.4. MARTINEZ, ERIC M.5. VALERIANO, ROLANDO

Date Read: 2019-11-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-27

HB05606
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-25

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF PRE-PAID SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE (SIM) CARDS OF MOBILE PHONES AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. LAZATIN, CARMELO "JON" II B.

Date Read: 2019-11-27

Bill Status: Substituted by HB05793

Mother Bill Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2019-12-16)

HB05612
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-25

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10173, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "DATA PRIVACY ACT OF 2012"

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.

Date Read: 2019-11-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-27

HB05672
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-27

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012"

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTRO, FRANCE L.2. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.3. GAITE, FERDINAND R.4. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.5. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2019-12-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-12-02

HB05793
HB05838
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-17

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF ALL USERS OF SUBSCRIBER IDENTITY MODULE CARDS

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, ERIC G.2. DUTERTE, PAOLO Z.

Date Read: 2019-12-18

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-12-18

HB05845
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-17

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL COMPANIES, SERVICE PROVIDERS, INDUSTRIES, AND OTHER SIMILAR ENTITIES THAT USE WIRES AND/OR CABLES, ESPECIALLY THOSE THAT ARE ENGAGED IN THE BUSINESS OF PROVIDING TELEPHONE, CABLE, INTERNET SERVICE, AND POWER SUPPLY TO THE PUBLIC, TO RELOCATE AND/OR INSTALL THEIR WIRE AND CABLE SYSTEM UNDERGROUND

Principal Author/s: 1. HERRERA-DY, BERNADETTE "BH"

Date Read: 2019-12-18

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-12-18

HB05973
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-21

Full Title: AN ACT EXPANDING THE COVERAGE AND STRENGTHENING THE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (NTC) AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.

Date Read: 2020-01-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-01-21

HB06094
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-28

Full Title: AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Date Read: 2020-02-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-02-03

HB06108
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-29

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING AND PENALIZING THE CRIME OF CYBER-BULLYING

Principal Author/s: 1. ANDAYA, MARISSA

Date Read: 2020-02-04

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-02-04

HB06303
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-17

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TRANSCENDENT UNIFIED GOVERNMENT MOBILE APPLICATION FOR GOVERNMENT SERVICES, SETTING A FRAMEWORK AND COMMON STANDARDS FOR GOVERNMENT MOBILE APPLICATIONS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. GARCIA, PABLO JOHN F.

Date Read: 2020-02-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-02-19

HB06680
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-04

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 1, 2, 3 AND 16 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. PICHAY, PROSPERO JR. A.

Date Read: 2020-05-06

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-05-06

HB06759
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-19

Full Title: AN ACT SUPPORTING THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2020-05-20

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06926

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06786
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-23

Full Title: AN ACT SUPPORTING THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.

Date Read: 2020-05-27

Bill Status: Substituted by HB06926

Mother Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06926
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-02

Full Title: AN ACT SUPPORTING THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.2. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.3. YAP, VICTOR A.4. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.5. TOLENTINO, ABRAHAM "BAMBOL" N.6. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.7. SIAO, FREDERICK W.8. MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.9. VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.10. CABREDO, FERNANDO T.11. GARCIA, JOSE ENRIQUE "JOET" III S.12. REVILLA, STRIKE B.13. NOLASCO, RAMON JR. C.14. BENITEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO "KIKO" B.15. TIANGCO, JOHN REYNALD M.16. PINEDA, ENRICO A.17. LACSON, VIRGILIO S.18. BORDADO, GABRIEL JR. H.19. NATIVIDAD-NAGAÑO, MARICEL G., MD.20. TAN, ALYSSA SHEENA P.21. CASTRO, FRANCE L.22. BAGATSING, CRISTAL L.23. HARESCO, TEODORICO JR. T.24. CHATTO, EDGAR M.25. SY-ALVARADO, "KUYA" JOSE ANTONIO R.26. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2020-06-03

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-06-03

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-08-11

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB06927
 [Committee Report][Text As Engrossed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-02

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE E-GOVERNMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.2. YAP, VICTOR A.3. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.4. TOLENTINO, ABRAHAM "BAMBOL" N.5. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.6. SIAO, FREDERICK W.7. MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.8. VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.9. CABREDO, FERNANDO T.10. GARCIA, JOSE ENRIQUE "JOET" III S.11. REVILLA, STRIKE B.12. NOLASCO, RAMON JR. C.13. BENITEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO "KIKO" B.14. TIANGCO, JOHN REYNALD M.15. PINEDA, ENRICO A.16. LACSON, VIRGILIO S.17. BORDADO, GABRIEL JR. H.18. NATIVIDAD-NAGAÑO, MARICEL G., MD.19. TAN, ALYSSA SHEENA P.20. CASTRO, FRANCE L.21. BAGATSING, CRISTAL L.22. HARESCO, TEODORICO JR. T.23. CHATTO, EDGAR M.24. SY-ALVARADO, "KUYA" JOSE ANTONIO R.25. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2020-06-03

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-06-03

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2020-08-11

Bill Status: Approved by the House on 2020-08-11, transmitted to the Senate on 2020-08-13 and received by the Senate on 2020-08-19

HB07010
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-17

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10175 ENTITLED "AN ACT DEFINING CYBERCRIME, PROVIDING FOR THE PREVENTION, INVESTIGATION, SUPPRESSION AND THE IMPOSITION OF PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" BY PROVIDING FOR PRESCRIPTION PERIOD FOR THE OFFENSES PUNISHABLE BY SAID LAW, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-28

HB07026
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-24

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING CROSS-SECTOR INFRASTRUCTURE SHARING AS A POLICY TO PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AND SUPPORT PUBLIC AND PRIVATE TELECOMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. LOPEZ, MANUEL LUIS T.2. REYES, ALLAN BENEDICT S.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-28

HB07048
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT SUPPORTING THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. SIAO, FREDERICK W.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-28

HB07057
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-04

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING THE CYBERSECURITY AND INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION ACT OF 2020

Principal Author/s: 1. DELOS SANTOS, ALFRED C.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-28

HB07081
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-10

Full Title: AN ACT ENCOURAGING SATELLITE-BASED TECHNOLOGIES, MANDATING RELEVANT AGENCIES TO PROMOTE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SATELLITE-BASED TECHNOLOGIES DEDICATED TO EDUCATION AND OTHER CIVIC CAUSES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-28

HB07118
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-18

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES FROM IMPOSING AN EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID CALL AND TEXT CARDS, AND THE FORFEITURE OF LOAD CREDITS THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2020-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-29

HB07152
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-23

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2020-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-07-29

HB07238
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-02

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING CONSUMERS OF WIRELESS TELEPHONE SERVICES

Principal Author/s: 1. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Date Read: 2020-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-05

HB07307
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-06

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING ALL TELECOMMUNICATIONS SUBSCRIBERS AGAINST UNAUTHORIZED SERVICES AND CONSUMPTION OF LOAD CREDITS AND IMPOSITION OF EXPIRATION PERIOD ON THE VALIDITY OF PREPAID LOAD CREDITS AND THE FORFEITURE THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. BARBA, ANGELO MARCOS

Date Read: 2020-08-11

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-11

HB07398
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-16

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BARANGAY INTERNET HUBS THAT WILL PROVIDE FREE INTERNET FOR LEARNERS AND PROFESSIONALS

Principal Author/s: 1. LACSON, VIRGILIO S.

Date Read: 2020-08-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-24

HB07403
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-17

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (ICT) HUB IN EVERY PROVINCE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2020-08-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-24

HB07479
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-25

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING THE POWERS OF THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION AND CLASSIFYING THE INTERNET AS A BASIC TELECOMMUNICATION SERVICE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. CAMPOS, LUIS JR. N.

Date Read: 2020-08-25

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-25

HB07509
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-26

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING AND INSTITUTIONALIZING ROLL-OVER DATA ALLOCATION SCHEME, PROVIDING FOR PENALTIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. PINEDA, ENRICO A.2. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2020-09-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-01

HB07604
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-08

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICE IN EVERY MUNICIPALITY, CITY, AND PROVINCE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GATCHALIAN, WESLIE T.

Date Read: 2020-09-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-14

HB07681
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-16

Full Title: AN ACT PROTECTING THE RIGHTS AND WELFARE OF CONSUMERS IN THE TELECOMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7925, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS POLICY ACT, AND REPUBLIC ACT 11202, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MOBILE NUMBER PORTABILITY ACT, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RUIZ DAZA, PAUL

Date Read: 2020-09-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-21

HB07712
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT DEFINING ECONOMIC SABOTAGE IN COMPUTER-RELATED OFFENSES AND AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012"

Principal Author/s: 1. CUA, JUNIE E.

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-22

HB07786
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-28

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE OPEN DATA INITIATIVE OF THE GOVERNMENT

Principal Author/s: 1. GARCIA, PABLO JOHN F.

Date Read: 2020-09-30

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-30

HB07821
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-10-02

Full Title: AN ACT SUPPORTING THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL CAREERS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2020-10-06

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-10-06

HB07864
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-10-12

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BASIC REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FOR ITS USE IN GOVERNMENT SERVICE DELIVERY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Date Read: 2020-10-15

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-10-15

HR00275
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY TO INVITE TELECOMMUNICATION FIRMS AND OTHER INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS TO SHED LIGHT ON THEIR SLOW AND EXPENSIVE INTERNET SERVICE

Principal Author/s: 1. MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.

Date Read: 2019-09-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-11-27

HR00542
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-20

Full Title: RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY AND COMMITTEE ON BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE SUPPOSED VIOLATIONS OF ONLINE LENDING INSTITUTIONS ON THE PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10173, ALSO KNOWN AS THE DATA PRIVACY ACT OF 2012

Principal Author/s: 1. PINEDA, ENRICO A.2. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-11-26

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2019-12-11

HR00661
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-21

Full Title: A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING DEEPEST CONDOLENCES FOR THE PASSING OF INTERNET PIONEER, ENGINEER BENJAMIN TAN, ON DECEMBER 26, 2019

Principal Author/s: 1. NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.

Date Read: 2020-01-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-01-27

HR00768
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-05

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE/S, TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, CALLING TELECOMMUNICATIONS, INTERNET, AND CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR LEGISLATIVE INQUIRY, RELATIVE TO MANDATING REBATES TO CONSUMERS FOR PERIODS OF SYSTEM FAILURE, OR NON-ACCESS TO SERVICES SUBSCRIBED

Principal Author/s: 1. LACSON, VIRGILIO S.

Date Read: 2020-03-10

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-05-27

HR00946
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-06-02

Full Title: A RESOLUTION ENJOINING THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (DICT), DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (DILG), DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY (DTI), AND ANTI-RED TAPE AUTHORITY TO UNDERTAKE MEASURES CONSISTENT WITH THE EASE OF DOING BUSINESS ACT (REPUBLIC ACT 11032) TO IMPROVE INTERNET AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS QUALITY AND ACCESS NATIONWIDE

Principal Author/s: 1. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.

Date Read: 2020-06-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-06-03

HR01092
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-29

Full Title: A RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (DICT), IN COORDINATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (DEPED), COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION (CHED), STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES (SUCs), TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (TESDA) AND OTHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, TO ACCELERATE THE INSTALLATION, DEPLOYMENT AND ACTIVATION OF FREE WI-FI INTERNET ACCESS SERVICE, PARTICULARLY IN THE EDUCATION SECTOR

Principal Author/s: 1. BARBA, ANGELO MARCOS

Date Read: 2020-08-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-08-03

HR01214
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-17

Full Title: HOUSE RESOLUTION ENJOINING THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (DICT) AND THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION TO IMPLEMENT THE ACT OF MAKING WIFI INTERNET AFFORDABLE UNDER THE GOVERNING STATUTE OF BAYANIHAN ACT 2 LAW MANDATING THE ACCELERATION OF INTERNET INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE COUNTRY AS AN UNDERLYING ICT SUPPORT STRUCTURE FOR THE LAW, THEREBY ENSURING A MORE SUSTAINABLE, INCLUSIVE AND MEANINGFUL ACCELERATED INTERNET INFRASTRUCTURE FOR THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: 1. RUIZ DAZA, PAUL2. TEVES, JOSE "BONG" JR. J.

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-22

HR01253
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-25

Full Title: A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING SUPPORT OF THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY FOR THE FULL IMPLEMENTATION OF THE FUNDING REQUIREMENTS OF THE NATIONAL BROADBAND PLAN (NBP) OF THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (DICT) TO SPEED UP THE GOVERNMENT WITH ITS IMPERATIVE DUTY TO ACCELERATE INTERNET CONNECTIVITY THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, VICTOR A.2. BENITEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO "KIKO" B.3. MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.4. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.5. SIAO, FREDERICK W.6. CABREDO, FERNANDO T.7. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO8. VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.9. GARIN, SHARON S.10. BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.11. NATIVIDAD-NAGAÑO, MARICEL G., MD.12. GARCIA, JOSE ENRIQUE "JOET" III S.13. TIANGCO, JOHN REYNALD M.14. NOLASCO, RAMON JR. C.

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2020-09-29

 

SECONDARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 14

HB00515
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL ELECTRIC, CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES TO CONDUCT PERIODIC INSPECTIONS OF THEIR RESPECTIVE UTILITY LINE INSTALLATIONS TO ENSURE STRICT COMPLIANCE WITH THE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS PROVIDED UNDER THE PHILIPPINE ELECTRICAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMAN, GERALDINE B.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2019-07-23

HB00646
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING ALL ELECTRIC, CABLE AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMPANIES TO CONDUCT PERIODIC INSPECTIONS OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AERIAL UTILITY LINES AND CABLE INSTALLATIONS, AND TO FIX OR REMOVE ALL THEIR UNUSED LINES TO ENSURE STRICT COMPLIANCE WITH THE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS PROVIDED UNDER THE PHILIPPINE ELECTRICAL CODE

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2019-07-23

HB03960
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-14

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING ALL FRANCHISE GRANTEES USING WIRES AND CABLES IN THE OPERATION OF THEIR BUSINESSES TO RELOCATE ALL WIRES AND CABLES UNDERGROUND OR USE COLORED WIRES AND CABLES TO IDENTIFY THEIR CORPORATION, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ALMARIO, JOEL MAYO Z.

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2019-08-27

HB04222
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE PROPER INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF ELECTRIC AND CABLE WIRES, AND POSTS BY CERTAIN PUBLIC UTILITIES FOR PURPOSES OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND GOOD HOUSEKEEPING

Principal Author/s: 1. GO, MARK O.

Date Read: 2019-09-04

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2019-09-04

HB06701
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-07

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING RA 7925 BY ABOLISHING THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (NTC) AND TRANSFERRING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (DICT)

Principal Author/s: 1. ABANTE, BIENVENIDO JR. M.

Date Read: 2020-05-11

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2020-05-11

HB06787
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-23

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION POLICY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.

Date Read: 2020-05-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2020-09-15

HB06874
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-05-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE POLICY TO ACCELERATE AND HARNESS THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION TO FOSTER INCLUSIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH, SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND PARTICIPATORY GOVERNANCE

Principal Author/s: 1. BENITEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO "KIKO" B.

Date Read: 2020-06-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2020-06-01

HB07049
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION POLICY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SIAO, FREDERICK W.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2020-09-15

HB07067
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-07

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY COMMUNICATION SYSTEM

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2020-07-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on DISASTER RESILIENCE since 2020-07-28

HB07153
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-23

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION POLICY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2020-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2020-09-15

HB07189
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-27

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTING FLEXIBLE LEARNING IN THE BASIC EDUCATION CURRICULUM BY FULLY INTEGRATING OUTSIDE CLASS LEARNING, ESTABLISHING A DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF EDUCATION ROADMAP FOR THE EFFECTIVE DELIVERY OF EDUCATION THROUGH INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2020-08-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2020-08-03

HB07205
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-07-29

Full Title: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE TRANSITION OF THE GOVERNMENT TO E-GOVERNANCE IN THE DIGITAL AGE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GATCHALIAN, WESLIE T.

Date Read: 2020-08-04

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2020-08-04

HB07502
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-26

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DIGITAL HORIZON IN PUBLIC EDUCATION ROAD MAP, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. DIMAPORO, MOHAMAD KHALID Q.

Date Read: 2020-09-01

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2020-09-01

HB07760
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-25

Full Title: AN ACT TO DEVELOP THE FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALCEDA, JOEY SARTE

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2020-09-29

 

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.


Select Week
 

18-SEPTEMBER-2020 • FRIDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on the Substitute Bill to HBs 38, 312, 4132 & 4367 – Mandating the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to require internet service providers to deliver a minimum standard of 10 megabits per second (10 mbps) for internet connection speed (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Joey Sarte Salceda, Virgilio Lacson, and Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto)
17-SEPTEMBER-2020 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
ENERGY jt. w/ INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 515, 646 & 4222 – Housekeeping and Maintenance of Electric Cables, Wires and Posts (Reps. Geraldine Roman, Joy Myra Tambunting, and Mark Go)

HB 3960 - Requiring all franchise grantees using wires and cables in the operation of their businesses to relocate all wires and cables underground or use colored wires and cables to identify their corporation (Rep. Joel Mayo Almario)

HB 5845 – Mandating all companies, service providers, industries, and other similar entities that use wires and/or cables, especially those that are engaged in the business of providing telephone, cable, internet service, and power supply to the public, to relocate and/or install their wire and cable system underground or use colored wires and cables to identify their corporation (Rep. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy)
ΕNERGY (This meeting will follow immediately after the joint meeting of the Committees on Energy and Information and Communications Technology)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 7059 & 7341 – Extending the implementation of the lifeline rate, amending for the purpose Section 73 of RA 9136, otherwise known as the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (EPIRA) of 2011, as amended by RA 10150 (Reps. Presley De Jesus and Wes Gatchalian)

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