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Hon. Fariñas, Rodolfo C.

Hon. Fariñas, Rodolfo C.
District Representative
Ilocos Norte, 1st District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SWA-415
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7976
Direct: 4424115

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 55

HB01781
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-02

HB01858
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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
 [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

HB01894
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING THE PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ACT OF 1996 INCREASING THE VALIDITY OF PASSPORTS FROM FIVE (5) YEARS TO TEN (10) YEARS

Mother Bill Status: HB04767
Status: Substituted by HB04767

HB02141
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT 7834 AND ESTABLISHING THE CORDILLERA STATE INSTITUTE OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION INTEGRATING THE TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTIONS OF THE TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY IN THE CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION, PROVIDING FOR ITS POWERS, STRUCTURE AND FUNDS THEREFOR

Mother Bill Status: HB07264
Status: Substituted by HB07264

HB02192
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9994, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'EXPANDED SENIOR CITIZENS ACT OF 2010'

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

HB02193
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9994, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'EXPANDED SENIOR CITIZENS ACT OF 2010'

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

HB02903
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING PENSION AND OTHER RETIREMENT BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES TO RETIRED OLYMPIANS AND ELITE ATHLETES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT since 2016-08-22

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

Mother Bill Status: HB04631
Status: Substituted by HB04631

HB03955
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE GOVERNMENT TO PAY THE CAPITAL GAINS TAX AND THE DOCUMENTARY STAMP TAX DUE IN ADDITION TO THE JUST COMPENSATION FOR THE SALE OF REAL PROPERTY IN THE EXERCISE OF THE STATE'S POWER OF EMINENT DOMAIN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 24(D) AND 196 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997

Status: Approved by the House on 2016-10-19, transmitted to the Senate on 2016-10-26 and received by the Senate on 2016-10-26

HB04570
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB04689
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB04814
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT GRANTING AMNESTY IN THE PAYMENT OF ESTATE TAX

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-02-13, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-02-15 and received by the Senate on 2017-02-15

HB04815
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT SIMPLIFYING THE ESTATE TAX RATE AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 84 OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-02-13, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-02-15 and received by the Senate on 2017-02-15

HB04903
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT SIMPLIFYING THE DONOR'S TAX RATE AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 99 OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-02-27, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-03-01 and received by the Senate on 2017-03-01

HB05015
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS TO QUALIFIED TERTIARY EDUCATION STUDENTS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREOF

Mother Bill Status: HB05633
Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB05038
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING UNIVERSAL SOCIAL PENSION TO SENIOR CITIZENS, FURTHER AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7432, AS AMENDED BY RA 9994, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "EXPANDED SENIOR CITIZENS ACT OF 2010"

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-08-09

HB05066
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING ALL PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS TO IMPLEMENT A STUDY-NOW-PAY-LATER PROGRAM

Mother Bill Status: HB05633
Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB05067
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE SERVICE INCENTIVE LEAVE OF EMPLOYEES AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 95 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES

Mother Bill Status: HB06770
Status: Substituted by HB06770

HB05068
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE NORMAL WORK HOURS PER DAY UNDER THE COMPRESSED WORK WEEK SCHEME, AMENDING ARTICLES 83, 87 AND 91 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, OTHERWISE KNOW AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS AMENDED

Mother Bill Status: HB06152
Status: Substituted by HB06152

HB05225
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PROVISION OF FREE WI-FI INTERNET ACCESS IN PUBLIC AREAS

Status: Republic Act RA10929 enacted on 2017-08-02

HB05808
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FREE BASIC MEDICINE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM IN ALL GOVERNMENT HEALTH FACILITIES NATIONWIDE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Consigned to the Archives on 2018-09-19

HB05811
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

HB05828
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE DEFINITION OF PUBLIC UTILITY, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 146, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PUBLIC SERVICE ACT," AS AMENDED

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-09-08, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-09-11 and received by the Senate on 2017-09-11

HB06016
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

Status: Republic Act RA10962 enacted on 2017-12-19

HB06093
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE TOURISM RESILIENCY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM UNDER THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE AND ENTERPRISE ZONE AUTHORITY (TIEZA), PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06203
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE SORSOGON STATE COLLEGE IN THE PROVINCE OF SORSOGON INTO A STATE UNIVERSITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE SORSOGON STATE UNIVERSITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Republic Act RA11088 enacted on 2018-10-11

HB06221
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FILIPINO IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM

Status: Republic Act RA11055 enacted on 2018-08-06

HB06251
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL SENIOR CITIZENS COMMISSION AND PLACING THE OFFICE OF THE SENIOR CITIZENS AFFAIRS UNDER ITS CONTROL AND SUPERVISION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-08-30

HB06276
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ENSURING THE CONTINUOUS AND UNINTERRUPTED TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRICITY, THE PROTECTION OF THE INTEGRITY AND RELIABILITY OF THE TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS, AND THE PROMOTION OF PUBLIC SAFETY, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES IN VIOLATION THEREOF

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-09-25, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-09-27 and received by the Senate on 2017-09-27

HB06396
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING POLICIES FOR THE PROTECTION AND WELFARE OF CAREGIVERS IN THE PRACTICE OF THEIR PROFESSION

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-10-09, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-10-11 and received by the Senate on 2017-10-11

HB06448
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE GERIATRIC CENTER - RESEARCH AND TRAINING INSTITUTE, DEFINING ITS OBJECTIVES, POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2017-09-27

HB06517
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING COMPASSIONATE AND RIGHT OF ACCESS TO MEDICAL CANNABIS AND EXPANDING RESEARCH INTO ITS MEDICINAL PROPERTIES

Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Amendments)

HB06550
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA OF DAY CARE WORKERS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-11-21, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-22 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-22

HB06557
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-11-21, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-22 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-22

HB06558
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-11-21, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-22 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-22

HB06578
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A RETIREMENT BENEFIT SYSTEM IN THE OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN, AUGMENTING ITS EMPLOYEE BENEFITS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Republic Act RA11059 enacted on 2018-08-17

HB06589
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE REQUIREMENTS IMPOSED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM REGARDING LAND REGISTRATION TO FACILITATE SPEED AND EFFICIENCY IN LAND REGISTRATION

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-11-20, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-22 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-22

HB06610
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING AS AGGRAVATING CIRCUMSTANCE WHEN THE VICTIM OF A CRIME IS A SENIOR CITIZEN AND MITIGATING CIRCUMSTANCE WHEN THE OFFENDER IS A SENIOR CITIZEN AND AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ACT NO. 3815 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2017-11-20

HB06719
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FURTHER OPPORTUNITIES FOR SENIOR CITIZENS AS EMPLOYEES IN PRIVATE ENTITIES BY GRANTING INCREASED INCENTIVES TO PRIVATE ENTITIES THAT EMPLOY SENIOR CITIZENS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISION OF R.A. NO. 9994, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE EXPANDED SENIOR CITIZENS ACT OF 2010

Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS since 2017-11-28

HB06772
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ENSURING THE PRESERVATION AND MANAGEMENT OF PROTECTED AREAS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7586 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM ACT OF 1992

Status: Republic Act RA11038 enacted on 2018-06-22

HB06938
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE SPECIAL PROTECTION OF CHILD PASSENGERS IN MOTOR VEHICLES

Status: House requested for a conference committee on 2018-11-14

HB07054
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES EMERGENCY AND RESILIENCY FUND, PROVIDING APPROPRIATIONS THEREFOR

Status: Republic Act RA11039 enacted on 2018-06-29

HB07264
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CORDILLERA STATE POLYTECHNIC SKILLS INSTITUTE, INTEGRATING THE TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (TESDA) TRAINING CENTERS AND TESDA-SUPERVISED STATE-RUN TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS (TVIs) IN THE CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: House agreed to the amendments of the Senate on 2018-11-14

HB07378
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT POSTPONING THE MAY 14, 2018 SYNCHRONIZED BARANGAY AND SANGGUNIANG KABATAAN ELECTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9164, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9340, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10656, REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10923 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10952

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-03-19, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-03-20 and received by the Senate on 2018-03-20

HB07392
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE ALTERNATIVE LEARNING SYSTEM IN THE BASIC EDUCATION FOR OUT-OF-SCHOOL CHILDREN, YOUTH AND ADULTS, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, AND OTHER MARGINALIZED SECTORS OF SOCIETY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-05-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-05-17 and received by the Senate on 2018-05-17

HB07413
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE PROVINCES OF PALAWAN DEL NORTE, PALAWAN ORIENTAL, AND PALAWAN DEL SUR, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: HB08055
Status: Substituted by HB08055

HB07422
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE INTEGRATION OF THE NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AS ONE OF THE MAJOR SUBJECTS IN THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE COURSES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING, MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, SANITARY ENGINEERING AND ARCHITECTURE AND ITS INCLUSION AS A TOPIC IN THE LICENSURE EXAMINATIONS FOR THESE COURSES

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-05-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-05-17 and received by the Senate on 2018-05-17

HB07711
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MONETARY COMPENSATION FOR THE LOSS OR DESTRUCTION OF RESIDENTIAL HOUSES AND COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS IN THE MAIN AFFECTED AREA (MAA) AND GREATER MARAWI AREA (GMA) IN MARAWI CITY DURING THE MARAWI SIEGE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2018-05-23

HB07753
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT EXTENDING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO THE IGLESIA NI CRISTO (CHURCH OF CHRIST), UNDER REPUBLIC NO. 4339, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7225

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-07-31, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-08-02 and received by the Senate on 2018-08-02

HB08012
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING THAT THE SEASONABLE FILING OF A MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION AND/OR APPEAL SHALL STAY THE EXECUTION OF THE CHALLENGED ORDER OF DECISION

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2018-08-08

HR01521
 [Committee Report] [Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SUPPORT OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO THE BID OF THE SAMAHANG BASKETBOL NG PILIPINAS (SBP) TO HOST THE 2023 FIBA WORLD CUP, AND ENJOINING THE GOVERNMENT TO EXTEND ITS FULL ASSISTANCE TO THE SBP'S EFFORTS

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00080 on 2018-01-16

HR01636
 [Committee Report] [Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF GOVERNMENT TO ALLOCATE FUNDS FOR ADDITIONAL SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND FEASIBILITY STUDIES ON THE AREA EAST OF LUZON KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE RISE, INCLUDING THE MARINE EXPLORATION FOR MINERAL DEPOSITS AND OTHER RESOURCES THEREIN WHICH MAY BE USED AS ALTERNATIVE SOURCES OF ENERGY

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00111 on 2018-02-06

HR01757
 [Committee Report] [Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

RESOLUTION STRONGLY URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION TO REQUIRE ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE BASIC EDUCATION SCHOOLS TO PRIORITIZE IN THEIR CONDUCT OF EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS VISITS TO HISTORICAL SITES, LANDMARKS, AND MUSEUMS WITHIN THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00121 on 2018-03-21