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Hon. Chavez, Cecilia Leonila V.

Hon. Chavez, Cecilia Leonila V.
Party List - BUTIL

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. N-514
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7413
Direct: 9315723

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 50

HB00051
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AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION OR GENDER IDENTITY (SOGI) AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB04982

HB00139
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AN ACT MANDATING THE CONSERVATION OF GABALDON AND OTHER HERITAGE SCHOOL BUILDINGS NATIONWIDE, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB05577

HB00209
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AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MANDATORY PHILHEALTH COVERAGE FOR ALL PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWDs), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9442, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Transmitted to the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-05-22

HB00210
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL DIABETES CENTER AND FOUNDATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-11-28

HB00225
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR FREE HEALTH CARE FOR ALL FILIPINOS

Status: Substituted by HB05784

HB00416
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AN ACT ALLOWING HOME ECONOMICS GRADUATES TO TEACH HOME ECONOMICS SUBJECTS AND HOME ECONOMICS-RELATED TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL SUBJECTS IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, RESPECTIVELY, CONSISTENT WITH SECTION 8 OF REPUBLIC ACT 10533 OR THE ENHANCED BASIC EDUCATION ACT OF 2013

Status: Approved by the House on 2016-11-14, transmitted to the Senate on 2016-11-15 and received by the Senate on 2016-11-16

HB00555
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING GENUINE AGRARIAN REFORM IN THE COUNTRY AND CREATING THE MECHANISM FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRARIAN REFORM since 2016-07-27

HB01858
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AN ACT TO INCORPORATE CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR) TRAINING IN THE PHYSICAL EDUCATION CURRICULUM OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS

Status: Tabled by the Committee on 2016-11-16

HB01859
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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

HB01911
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE CENTRAL LUZON RAILWAYS CORPORATION, PRESCRIBING ITS POWER, FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-03

HB02330
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AN ACT EXTENDING THE VALIDITY OF THE REGULAR PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ISSUED TO ADULT APPLICANTS TO TEN (10) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8239, OR THE PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ACT OF 1996

Status: Substituted by HB04767

HB02505
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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
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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
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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

HB02625
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AN ACT MANDATING ALL BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS IN THE COUNTRY TO INSTITUTIONALIZE PROFIT SHARING, REPEALING AND/OR AMENDING ALL LAWS INCONSISTENT WITH THIS ACT

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2016-08-15

HB02627
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AN ACT MAKING IT COMPULSORY FOR ALL INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES LANDING IN THE PHILIPPINES TO PLAY PHILIPPINE MUSIC IMMEDIATELY UPON THEIR ARRIVAL, AS WELL AS ALL PUBLIC AREAS LIKE TOURIST ATTRACTIONS, TOURIST BUSES AND BUSINESS ESTABLISHMENTS LIKE HOTELS.

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

HB02628
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AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE CULTURAL AND SPORTS TRAINING OF THE FILIPINO YOUTH BY RE-ORGANIZING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (DEPED) INTO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, CULTURE, AND SPORTS (DECS), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-15

HB02798
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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
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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

HB03336
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AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE EYE CENTER, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-11-28

HB03468
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AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION OR BELIEF AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

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

HB03509
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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

HB03518
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AN ACT GRANTING 20% DISCOUNT ON TRAVEL TAX TO SENIOR CITIZENS AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TOURISM since 2016-09-14

HB03520
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AN ACT MANDATING EACH CITY OR MUNICIPALITY TO SET ASIDE A PORTION OF ITS TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION FOR FOREST PARKS AND PROVIDING FOR THE MAINTENANCE THEREOF

Status: Pending with the Committee on REFORESTATION since 2016-09-14

HB03607
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AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PHILIPPINE SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL CAMPUS IN THE SOUTHERN TAGALOG REGION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY since 2016-09-21

HB03771
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AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO RINCONADA BROADCASTING CORPORATION UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7158 ENTITLED 'AN ACT GRANTING THE RINCONADA BROADCASTING CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS AND TELEVISION STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES' FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS FROM THE EFFECTIVITY OF THIS ACT

Status: Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2016-10-03

HB03946
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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

HB04174
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AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9520, REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT NO 6939 AND CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF COOPERATIVES, TRANSFERRING THE REGISTRATION AND REGULATION FUNCTIONS ON COOPERATIVES TO THE DEPARTMENT, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-11-07

HB04337
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN AGRICULTURE IN ALL URBAN AREAS IN THE PHILIPPINES, ESTABLISHING FOR THE PURPOSE THE URBAN AGRICULTURE PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB04344
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AN ACT GRANTING TAX EXEMPTION FOR PRIZES AND AWARDS GRANTED TO FILIPINO ATHLETES IN INTERNATIONALLY SANCTIONED SPORTS COMPETITIONS AND FURTHER AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE SEC. 32(B)(7)(4) OF 1997 TAX CODE (R.A. 8424)

Status: Pending with the Committee on YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT since 2016-11-16

HB04570
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AN ACT TERMINATING THE COLLECTION OF TOLL FEES ALONG THE PORTION OF THE BENGUET ROAD (KENNON ROAD) FROM KLONDYKE'S SPRING TO CAMP SIX, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 34, SERIES OF 1954, AS AMENDED

Status: Pending with the Committee on NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE since 2016-12-07

HB04571
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AN ACT ABOLISHING THE BAGUIO-BONTOC HALSEMA HIGHWAY NATIONAL TOLL ROAD AND TERMINATING COLLECTION OF TOLL FEES THERETO

Status: Pending with the Committee on NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE since 2016-12-07

HB04661
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AN ACT DECLARING DECEMBER 8 OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN THE ENTIRE COUNTRY TO COMMEMORATE THE FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION OF MARY, THE PRINCIPAL PATRONESS OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Substituted by HB05241

HB04689
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AN ACT MANDATING THE CREATION OF A LOCAL POPULATION DEVELOPMENT OFFICE IN ALL PROVINCES, CITIES, AND MUNICIPALITIES AND PRESCRIBING ITS DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS

Status: Approved by the Committee on 2017-05-10

HB04703
 [Text As Filed] 
 

THE MAGNA CARTA FOR FOREST RANGERS

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-01-16

HB04742
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL POLICY IN PREVENTING TEENAGE PREGNANCIES, INSTITUTIONALIZING SOCIAL PROTECTION FOR TEENAGE PARENTS, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the Committee on 2017-05-10

HB04879
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AN ACT RENEWING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS AND AMENDING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO GATEWAY U.H.F. TELEVISION BROADCASTING INC. NOW GATEWAY TELEVISION BROADCASTING, INC. DOING BUSINESS UNDER THE NAME AND STYLE HOPE CHANNEL PHILIPPINES, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7223

Status: Substituted by HB05211

HB05006
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AN ACT CREATING A CENTER FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE SINARAPAN FISH SPECIES AND PROVIDING MEASURES FOR THEIR PROTECTION

Status: Pending with the Committee on AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES since 2017-02-15

HB05164
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AN ACT CONVERTING THE SULU STATE COLLEGE (SSC) IN THE PROVINCE OF SULU INTO A STATE UNIVERSITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE SULU STATE UNIVERSITY (SSU) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2017-03-06

HB05213
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PENALIZING ALL FORMS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Status: Scheduled for meeting/hearing on 2017-08-08

HB05523
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF THE SULU PROVINCIAL HOSPITAL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF JOLO, PROVINCE OF SULU AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

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

HB05811
 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA OF THE POOR

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

HB06025
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING ACCESS TO EDUCATION FOR INTERNALLY DISPLACED CHILD LEARNERS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2017-07-31

HB06026
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING A THREE-YEAR DEBT MORATORIUM TO AFFECTED RESIDENTS OF MARAWI CITY

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2017-07-31

HB06118
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AN ACT MANDATING THE CLASSIFICATION OF INTERNET GAMES CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE INTERNET GAMES REVIEW AND CLASSIFICATION BOARD AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-08-09

HR00016
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RESOLUTION URGING PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE TO VIGOROUSLY PURSUE THE ALREADY JUMPSTARTED PEACE NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE PHILIPPINES (GPH) AND THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC FRONT OF THE PHILIPPINES (NDFP) AND CAUSE THE IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF DETAINED NDFP PEACE TALKS CONSULTANTS IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE JOINT AGREEMENT ON SAFETY AND IMMUNITY GUARANTEES PREVIOUSLY SIGNED BY THE GPH AND THE NDFP

Status: Pending with the Committee on PEACE, RECONCILIATION AND UNITY since 2016-07-26

HR00548
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RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE PROFOUND SYMPATHY AND SINCERE CONDOLENCES OF THE CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES ON THE DEATH OF THE HONORABLE JUM AKBAR, ELECTED REPRESENTATIVE OF THE LONE DISTRICT OF BASILAN AND FORMER GOVERNOR OF THE PROVINCE OF BASILAN (2007-2016)

Status: Consolidated into HR00569

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

HR00842
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RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD AND THE SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON FOOD SECURITY TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION ON THE CURRENT STATUS OF THE COUNTRY'S 2016 RICE IMPORTATION UNDER THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY'S MINIMUM ACCESS VOLUME (MAV) POLICY, IN LIGHT OF THE NFA ADMINISTRATOR'S ISSUANCE OF A MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR HALTING AND SETTING THE ARRIVAL OF RICE IMPORTATIONS ON FEBRUARY 28, 2017 WITHOUT ANY EXTENSION

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2017-05-02