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Hon. Alvarez, Mercedes K.

Hon. Alvarez, Mercedes K.
District Representative
Negros Occidental, 6th District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. S-110
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7211
Direct: 9316640

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 31

HB00051
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY (SOGI) AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB04982

HB00361
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT LOWERING THE MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE OF GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 13(b) AND 13-A OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8291, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM ACT OF 1997, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-07-26

HB00391
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROTECT AND PROMOTE THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AFFECTED BY MINING OPERATIONS IN ANCESTRAL DOMAINS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995"

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-26

HB00392
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING OCTOBER 29 AS A SPECIAL NATIONAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN RECOGNITION AND PROMOTION OF THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AS PROVIDED IN THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES RIGHTS ACT OF 1997, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 26, CHAPTER 7 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 292, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF 1987, AS AMENDED

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2016-07-26

HB00393
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT(S) TO ALLOCATE TWENTY PERCENT (20%) OF THEIR TWENTY PERCENT (20%) DEVELOPMENT FUND FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS INTENDED FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN THEIR TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-07-26

HB00394
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MANDATORY REPRESENTATION, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-26

HB00458
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 84 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424, OR THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Substituted by HB04815

HB00575
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A FREE AND CULTURE-SENSITIVE SYSTEM OF REGISTRATION CONCERNING THE CIVIL STATUS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-27

HB00576
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC, AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-10-11

HB00577
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-27

HB00578
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING A NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB00579
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY TO INCLUDE ETHNIC ORIGIN IN THE NATIONAL CENSUS SURVEY

Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS since 2016-07-27

HB01859
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING A NATIONAL SENIOR VISION SERVICES PROGRAM FOR ELDERLY PERSONS WITH FUNCTIONAL VISUAL IMPAIRMENTS

Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS since 2016-08-02

HB02247
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ABOLISHING IRRIGATION SERVICE FEES, REPEALING SECTION 2, PARAGRAPH (C) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3601; SECTION 1, PARAGRAPH (B) OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1702; SECTION 35 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8435, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB05670

HB02505
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING MANDATORY COVERAGE IN THE SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM (SSS) OF SMALL FARMERS AND FARMWORKERS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 9(a), 9-A(5) AND 10 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8282 AND SECTIONS 8(3) AND 23(9) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7606, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-10

HB02622
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 9994, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "EXPANDED SENIOR CITIZENS ACT"

Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS 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"

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

HB02798
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO RAISE AWARENESS OF, AND TO EDUCATE BREAST CANCER PATIENTS ANTICIPATING SURGERY, ESPECIALLY PATIENTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF ETHNIC MINORITY GROUPS, REGARDING THE AVAILABILITY AND COVERAGE OF BREAST RECONSTRUCTION, PROSTHESES, AND OTHER OPTIONS

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

HB02906
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE MANDATORY INCLUSION OF BASIC FARMING AND AGRICULTURAL AWARENESS IN THE CURRICULA OF ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS THROUGHOUT THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2016-08-22

HB03181
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE MARITIME POLICY INSTITUTE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2017-05-22

HB03412
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MUNICIPALITY OF SAN JUAN, LA UNION AS A TOURIST DESTINATION AND THE 'SURFING CAPITAL OF THE NORTH', PROVIDING FOR ITS DEVELOPMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB03413
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING SEPTEMBER 11 OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN THE PROVINCE OF LA UNION, TO BE KNOWN AS 'PRESIDENT FERDINAND MARCOS DAY'

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2016-09-06

HB03457
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CLASSIFYING THE SAN FERNANDO BYPASS ROAD AND SAN FERNANDO BYPASS EXTENSION ROAD IN THE PROVINCE OF LA UNION, INTO NATIONAL ROADS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND RENAMING THE SAME ROADS TO GOV. JUSTO O. ORROS, JR. HIGHWAY

Status: Substituted by HB05299

HB03458
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AN ACT CREATING IN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION THE PLANTILLA POSITION OF GUIDANCE COUNSELOR IN EVERY PUBLIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DIVISION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB03459
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING MARCH 2 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN THE PROVINCE OF LA UNION IN COMMEMORATION OF ITS FOUNDATION ANNIVERSARY TO BE KNOWN AS 'LA UNION DAY'

Status: Substituted by HB05690

HB03509
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ALTERNATIVE SOURCE OF LIVELIHOOD FOR SMALL-SCALE FISHERMEN AND SUBSISTENCE FISHERFOLKS IN COASTAL COMMUNITIES IN THE PHILIPPINES BY DEPUTIZING THEM AS AUXILIARY RESPONSE TEAM IN NATURAL AND MAN-MADE CALAMITIES AND DISASTERS

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2016-09-13

HB03946
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO GMA NETWORK, INC. (FORMERLY REPUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.) UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7252 ENTITLED 'AN ACT GRANTING THE REPUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES' FOR TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Status: Substituted by HB04631

HB04105
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 6 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6958, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'AN ACT CREATING THE MACTAN-CEBU INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AUTHORITY TRANSFERRING EXISTING ASSETS OF THE MACTAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND THE LAHUG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO THE AUTHORITY, VESTING THE AUTHORITY WITH POWER TO ADMINISTER AND OPERATE THE MACTAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND THE LAHUG AIRPORT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-10-19

HB05549
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING PARENTS TO PLANT ONE TREE FOR EVERY CHILD BORN TO THEM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HR00298
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RESOLUTION CONDEMNING IN THE STRONGEST POSSIBLE TERMS THE DASTARDLY TERRORISTIC ATTACK IN DAVAO CITY, EXPRESSING SUPPORT TO PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE IN HIS EFFORTS TO PREVENT OR SUPPRESS LAWLESS VIOLENCE IN THE COUNTRY, AND EXTENDING ITS DEEPEST CONDOLENCES AND SYMPATHIES TO THE FAMILIES OF THOSE KILLED AND INJURED

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00011 on 2016-09-05

HR00816
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RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING MS. MARIA MIKA MAXINE MEDINA FOR HER OUTSTANDING REPRESENTATION AT THE 65TH MS. UNIVERSE PAGEANT AND BEING A SOURCE OF CONTINUED PRIDE FOR FILIPINOS

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00039 on 2017-03-06