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Hon. Evardone, Ben P.

Hon. Evardone, Ben P.
District Representative
Eastern Samar, Lone District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-402
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7938
Direct: 4421711

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 35

HB00159
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHT OF GOVERNMENT TO EXPROPRIATE LANDS FOR SOCIALIZED HOUSING, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 9, 10, AND 11 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992"

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

HB02047
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENSURING THE EXPEDITIOUS ISSUANCE OR RELEASE OF NATIONAL GOVERNMENT CLEARANCES, PERMITS, AND APPLICATIONS, MANDATING THEREBY THE ESTABLISHMENT OF ONE-STOP SHOP CENTERS IN EVERY CITY, PROVINCE, AND STRATEGIC AREAS AND TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2016-08-08

HB03342
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING A SPECIAL ECONOMIC AND TOURISM ZONE AND FREE PORT IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF SALCEDO, MERCEDES AND GUIUAN, INCLUDING THE ISLANDS OF CALICOAN, HOMONHON, SULUAN AND MANICANI, IN THE PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE EASTERN SAMAR SPECIAL ECONOMIC AND TOURISM ZONE AUTHORITY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2016-08-31

HB03348
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CLASSIFYING A PORTION OF TIMBERLAND LOCATED IN BARANGAYS FACTORIA, SAUGAN, DALID, BAGACAY, DAO, JAPAY, BANTAYAN, MABUHAY, BURAK, TAWAGAN (POBLACION), BINALAYAN, BATO, KALAW, AGSAM, NAGA-NAGA, AND TRINIDAD (MAYCOROT), IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF ORAS, PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR, AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE

Status: Substituted by HB05834

HB03384
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT POSTPONING THE OCTOBER 2016 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9340 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10656, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB03504

HB03504
 
 

AN ACT POSTPONING THE OCTOBER 2016 BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9340 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10656, PRESCRIBING ADDITIONAL RULES GOVERNING THE CONDUCT OF BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Republic Act RA10923 enacted on 2016-10-15

HB03517
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT SEVEN HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-SIX, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE CIVIL AERONAUTICS ACT OF THE PHILIPPINES'

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

HB04282
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RECLASSIFYING AND CONVERTING PARCELS OF TIMBERLAND LOCATED IN BARANGAYS 1 AND 2 (POBLACION), BULAWAN, CARAYACAY, LIBERTAD, MALOBAGO, MAPUTI, SAN ROQUE, SAN MIGUEL IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MASLOG AND SMALL PORTIONS IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF ARTECHE, ORAS AND DOLORES IN THE PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR, AS ALIENABLE AND DISPOSABLE LANDS

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-09

HB04283
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NUMBER 7653, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE NEW CENTRAL BANK ACT", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB04284
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE SAMAR ISLAND NATURAL PARK (SINP), SITUATED IN THE PROVINCES OF SAMAR, NORTHERN SAMAR AND EASTER SAMAR, AS A PROTECTED AREA AND ITS PERIPHERAL AREAS AS BUFFER ZONE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-09

HB05000
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION AND SUPERVISION OF PAYMENT SYSTEMS

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

HB05152
 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS TO REPORT PARTICIPATION AND PROGRAM SUPPORT EXPENDITURES IN ALL COLLEGE ATHLETIC PROGRAMS

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

HB05347
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A LOCAL GOVERNMENT RESETTLEMENT PROGRAM THAT IMPLEMENTS AN ON-SITE, IN-CITY OR NEAR-CITY STRATEGY FOR INFORMAL SETTLER FAMILIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH A PEOPLE'S PLAN AND MANDATING THE RELOCATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT TO PROVIDE OTHER BASIC SERVICES AND LIVELIHOOD COMPONENTS IN FAVOR OF THE RECIPIENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE " URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992"

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-22, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-24 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-24

HB05663
 
 

AN ACT DESIGNATING CASINOS AS COVERED PERSONS UNDER REPUBLIC NO. 9160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING ACT OF 2001, AS AMENDED

Status: Republic Act RA10927 enacted on 2017-07-14

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

HB05834
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AS AGRICULTURAL LAND PORTIONS OF TIMBERLAND LOCATED IN BARANGAYS FACTORIA, SAUGAN, DALID, BAGACAY, DAO, JAPAY, BANTAYAN, MABUHAY, BURAK, TAWAGAN (POBLACION), BINALAYAN, BATO, KALAW, AGSAM, NAGA-NAGA, AND TRINIDAD (MAYCOROT), IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF ORAS, PROVINCE OF EASTERN SAMAR

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-07-25)

HB05934
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 8484, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "ACCESS DEVICES REGULATION ACT OF 1998"

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2017-07-25

HB06016
 
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE ISSUANCE, USE AND REDEMPTION OF GIFT CHECKS, GIFT CERTIFICATES AND GIFT CARDS

Status: House ratified the CC report on 2017-10-10, Senate on 2017-10-11

HB06425
 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING AN URGENT, COMPREHENSIVE AND INTEGRATED LAND-BASED TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT POLICY TO EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS THE TRAFFIC CONGESTION CRISIS IN METRO MANILA, METROPOLITAN CEBU AND METROPOLITAN DAVAO AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Sponsorship)

HB06571
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP AND RETURN SERVICE PROGRAM FOR DESERVING STUDENTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06579
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL POLICY ON EASE OF DOING BUSINESS, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE EASE OF DOING BUSINESS COMMISSION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB06591
 
 

AN ACT DECLARING NOVEMBER 8 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN THE EASTERN VISAYAS REGION TO BE KNOWN AS "TYPHOON YOLANDA RESILIENCY DAY"

Status: Pending With Rules (Included in OB on 2017-10-10)

HR00123
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE/S TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION ON THE CURRENT STATE AND CONDITION OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (OFWS) IN THE MIDDLE EAST ESPECIALLY THOSE STRANDED AND THOSE AFFECTED BY THE RECENT OIL PRICE COLLAPSE IN THE REGION, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS since 2016-09-19

HR00124
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE/S TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION ON THE CURRENT STATE OF THE ALLEGED P750-MILLION E-UP PROJECT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES IN LIGHT OF THE RECENTLY REPORTED STUDENT ACADEMIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (SAIS) DOWNTIME EXPERIENCED IN THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES LOS BAÑOS (UPLB), LOS BAÑOS, LAGUNA, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2016-09-19

HR00298
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HR00599
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON GOOD GOVERNMENT AND ACCOUNTABILITY AND/OR THE COMMITTEE ON HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, SEPARATELY OR JOINTLY, ON THE PERCEIVED SNAIL-PACED IMPLEMENTATION OF HOUSING RELOCATION AND RESETTLEMENT PROJECTS FOR THOSE AFFECTED BY TYPHOON YOLANDA AND FOR THOSE LIVING IN DANGEROUS ZONES, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY since 2017-09-18

HR00728
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE REPORTED "PHASE-OUT DEAL" BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, THE LAND TRANSPORTATION OFFICE AND THE STRADCOM CORPORATION, LEADING TO SETTLEMENT OF AN ALLEGED GOVERNMENT DEBT WORTH AROUND P8 BILLION PESOS

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

HR00763
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE MANIFEST BREAKDOWN OF DISCIPLINE IN THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE IN THE LIGHT OF THE RECENT HIGH-PROFILE CRIMINAL INCIDENTS ALLEGEDLY INVOLVING OFFICERS AND MEMBERS OF THE ORGANIZATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2017-03-07

HR01142
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES THROUGH THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS, TO TAKE FURTHER STEPS AND PERSEVERE IN ITS DIPLOMATIC EFFORTS TO RECOVER THE THREE (3) BELLS OF BALANGIGA FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Status: Pending with the Committee on FOREIGN AFFAIRS since 2017-07-31

HR01156
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE/S TO UNDERTAKE A REVIEW ON REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 9511, ALSO KNOWN AS LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISE OF THE NATIONAL GRID CORPORATION OF THE PHILIPPINES (NGCP) AS WELL AS ITS FEBRUARY 2008 CONCESSION AGREEMENT WITH THE POWER SECTOR ASSETS AND LIABILITIES MANAGEMENT CORPORATION (PSALM), NATIONAL TRANSMISSION CORPORATION (TRANSCO), AND RELATED TRANSACTION AGREEMENTS AND CONTRACTS, AND INVESTIGATE THEREON, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE ALLEGEDLY ILLEGAL, ANOMALOUS, AND UNAUTHORIZED ACTS OF THE NATIONAL GRID CORPORATION OF THE PHILIPPINES CONTRARY TO REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 9511, CONCESSION AGREEMENT AND RELATED LAWS AND AGREEMENTS OR CONTRACTS, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE CONGRESSIONAL ACTION

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2017-08-07

HR01188
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGEDLY GROSSLY DISADVANTAGEOUS LEASE CONTRACT ENTERED INTO BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY (DTI), THE PHILIPPINE EXPORTERS CONFEDERATION, INC. (PHILEXPORT), AND THE MANILA EXPOSITION COMPLEX, INC. (MECI)

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY since 2017-08-30

HR01267
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION TO RETAIN THE POLICY AND PROGRAM COORDINATION AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPERVISION OF NATIONAL MARITIME POLYTECHNIC (NMP) UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (DOLE)

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2017-09-05

HR01300
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES TO IMMEDIATELY CONDUCT A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW ON EXISTING LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS GOVERNING PRE-NEED COMPANIES AND HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS (HMOs) IN THE PHILIPPINES, WHICH ARE CURRENTLY IMPLEMENTED BY THE INSURANCE COMMISSION, IN LIGHT OF RECENT REPORTS ON FINANCIAL LOSSES OF PRE-NEED COMPANIES, THE PROLIFERATION OF HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS (HMOs), AND THE PERCEIVED LACK OF REGULATION THEREOF, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2017-09-19

HR01337
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE PHILIPPINES, TO SUPPORT THE APPEAL OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FOR THE RETURN OF THE BELLS OF BALANGIGA THAT WERE TAKEN AS TROPHIES OF WAR BY AMERICAN MILITARY TROOPS IN 1901

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00068 on 2017-09-26

HR01433
 
 

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES TO IMMEDIATELY CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE RECENTLY REPORTED IMPROPER AND ALLEGEDLY ILLEGAL ACT OF STOCKS TRADING OF CERTAIN KEY OFFICIALS OF SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM (SSS) LEADING TO INVESTMENTS OPPORTUNITY LOSSES OF THE SSS TO THE PREJUDICE OF THE CORPORATION AND ITS MEMBERS, AND TO RECOMMEND APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION

Status: Pending First Reading (Filed last 2017-11-06)