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Hon. Garcia, Jose Enrique III "Joet" S.

Hon. Garcia, Jose Enrique III "Joet" S.
District Representative
Bataan, 2nd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. S-302
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7223
Direct: 9315891

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES AUTHORED 56

HB01418
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE METRO BATAAN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-01

HB01419
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE MANILA BAY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY, PRESCRIBING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-01

HB02043
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT UPGRADING THE BATAAN PROVINCIAL HOSPITAL IN THE PROVINCE OF BATAAN INTO A LEVEL III TEACHING AND TRAINING TERTIARY HOSPITAL, RENAMING THE SAME AS BATAAN GENERAL HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8561, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB06521

HB03100
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EXEMPTING FROM TAXATION INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) HARDWARE DONATIONS FROM PEZA REGISTERED COMPANIES IN THE OUTSOURCING INDUSTRY FOR THE BENEFIT OF PUBLIC EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2016-08-24

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

HB03408
 
 

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM JANUARY ONE TO DECEMBER THIRTY-ONE, TWO THOUSAND AND SEVENTEEN, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Republic Act RA10924 enacted on 2016-12-22

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

HB03605
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3019, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED THE 'ANTI-GRAFT AND CORRUPT PRACTICES ACT'

Status: Substituted by HB05795

HB03718
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING JANUARY 11 OF EVERY YEAR AS BATAAN FOUNDATION DAY AND A SPECIAL NON-WORKING PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN THE ENTIRE PROVINCE

Status: Substituted by HB06178

HB04100
 
 

AN ACT MANDATING HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS AND TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS TO ENSURE THE SAFETY AND SECURITY OF THE ACADEMIC COMMUNITY FROM INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL THREATS, THEREBY CREATING A CRIME PREVENTION COMMITTEE FOR THIS PURPOSE

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

HB04106
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER STRENGTHENING THE POWERS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE AUTHORITY OF THE FREEPORT AREA OF BATAAN (AFAB), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9728, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'FREEPORT AREA OF BATAAN (FAB) ACT OF 2009'

Status: Substituted by HB06524

HB04462
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE GOVERNMENT ARSENAL LOCATED IN CAMP GEN. ANTONIO LUNA, LAMAO, MUNICIPALITY OF LIMAY, PROVINCE OF BATAAN, INTO, AND CREATING AND ESTABLISHING THE SPECIAL ECONOMIC DEFENSE ZONE AUTHORITY (SpEDZA), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB06525

HB04463
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE BATAAN HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-12-12

HB04572
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING COMPUTER SCIENCE AS PART OF THE K-12 PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2016-12-07

HB04599
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN THE CITY OF PAGADIAN, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR, TO BE KNOWN AS PAGADIAN CITY SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the House on 2016-12-13, transmitted to the Senate on 2016-12-14 and received by the Senate on 2016-12-14

HB04671
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO FURTHER EXPEDITE THE DISPOSITION OF JUDICIAL CASES INVOLVING VIOLATIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9165, ENHANCE ITS EFFICACY AGAINST DANGEROUS DRUGS, AND AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 90 AND 92 THEREOF

Status: Pending with the Committee on DANGEROUS DRUGS since 2016-12-14

HB04672
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO RATIONALIZE THE COLLECTION OF THE TAX ON BUSINESS UNDER SECTION 143 OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE, AND AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 150 THEREOF

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-12-14

HB04700
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING COMMUNITY BASED MONITORING SYSTEM IN ALL BARANGAYS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-09-19

HB05225
 
 

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

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

HB05500
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL IN THE CITY OF BALANGA, PROVINCE OF BATAAN TO BE KNOWN AS THE BALANGA CITY NATIONAL SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB06522

HB05615
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SPORTS COMPLEX KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL SPORTS TRAINING CENTER", AND PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE AQUISITION OF PROPERTY, THE CONSTRUCTION OF FACILITIES, AND THE ADMINISTRATION, MAINTENANCE, AND MANAGEMENT OF THE CENTER

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-31

HB05682
 
 

AN ACT MAKING THE POSITION OF A COOPERATIVE OFFICER MANDATORY IN THE MUNICIPAL, CITY AND PROVINCIAL LEVELS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-07-26, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-07-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-07-31

HB05687
 
 

AN ACT DECLARING JANUARY 23 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN THE PROVINCE OF BULACAN IN COMMEMORATION OF THE INAUGURATION OF THE PHILIPPINE REPUBLIC

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-07-26, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-07-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-07-31

HB05792
 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE BALIK SCIENTIST PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB05795
 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3019, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED THE 'ANTI-GRAFT AND CORRUPT PRACTICES ACT'

Status: Substituted by HB06590

HB05807
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE BALANGA WETLAND AND NATURE PARK, IN BARANGAY TORTUGAS, CITY OF BALANGA AS A RESPONSIBLE, COMMUNITY-BASED ECOTOURISM ZONE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

Status: Pending with the Committee on TOURISM since 2017-05-31

HB05808
 
 

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

Status: Unfinished Business (Period of Interpellation)

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

HB06065
 
 

AN ACT RENAMING THE NAVAL STATE UNIVERSITY (NSU) IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF NAVAL, PROVINCE OF BILIRAN, AS THE BILIRAN PROVINCE STATE UNIVERSITY (BILSU) AND REMOVING THE PROHIBITION ON THE APPOINTMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT AND PRIVATE SECTOR REPRESENTATIVES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9718, ENTITLED: "AN ACT CONVERTING THE NAVAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF NAVAL, PROVINCE OF BILIRAN INTO A STATE UNIVERSITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE NAVAL STATE UNIVERSITY, INTEGRATING THEREWITH THE BILIRAN NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF BILIRAN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR"

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-08-14, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-08-16 and received by the Senate on 2017-08-16

HB06171
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE MONDAY SUBSEQUENT TO THE LAST SUNDAY OF FEBRUARY OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MARIVELES, PROVINCE OF BATAAN TO BE KNOWN AS ARAW NG MARIVELES

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2017-08-16

HB06178
 
 

AN ACT DECLARING JANUARY 11 OF EVERY YEAR A SPECIAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN THE PROVINCE OF BATAAN IN COMMEMORATION OF ITS FOUNDING ANNIVERSARY, TO BE KNOWN AS " BATAAN FOUNDATION DAY "

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-08-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-08-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-08-31

HB06202
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE SOUTH COTABATO STATE COLLEGE IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SURALLAH, PROVINCE OF SOUTH COTABATO, INTEGRATING THEREWITH THE SURALLAH NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL SCHOOL LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SURALLAH, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-08-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-08-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-08-31

HB06215
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM JANUARY ONE TO DECEMBER THIRTY-ONE, TWO THOUSAND AND EIGHTEEN, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-09-26, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-09-27 and received by the Senate on 2017-09-27

HB06308
 
 

AN ACT POSTPONING THE OCTOBER 23, 2017 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 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO.10923

Status: Republic Act RA10952 enacted on 2017-10-02

HB06338
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING AND INSTITUTIONALIZING THE SEAL OF GOOD LOCAL GOVERNANCE FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AND ALLOCATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE SEAL OF GOOD LOCAL GOVERNANCE FUND

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2017-09-07

HB06355
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE MEASURES AGAINST CREDIT CARD FRAUD, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT 8484, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "ACCESS DEVICES REGULATION ACT OF 1998" AND REPUBLIC ACT 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012"

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2017-09-08

HB06452
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL MENTAL HEALTH POLICY FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENHANCING THE DELIVERY OF INTEGRATED MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES, PROMOTING AND PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS UTILIZING PSYCHIATRIC, NEUROLOGIC AND PSYCHOSOCIAL HEALTH SERVICES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06521
 
 

AN ACT UPGRADING THE BATAAN PROVINCIAL HOSPITAL IN THE PROVINCE OF BATAAN INTO A LEVEL 3 TEACHING AND TRAINING HOSPITAL TO BE NOW KNOWN AS THE BATAAN GENERAL HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06522
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY BAGUMBAYAN, BALANGA CITY, PROVINCE OF BATAAN TO BE KNOWN AS BALANGA CITY NATIONAL SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06524
 
 

AN ACT FURTHER STRENGTHENING THE POWERS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE AUTHORITY OF THE FREEPORT AREA OF BATAAN (AFAB), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9728, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "FREEPORT AREA OF BATAAN (FAB) ACT OF 2009"

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

HB06525
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SPECIAL DEFENSE ECONOMIC ZONE (SpeDEZ) INSIDE THE GOVERNMENT ARSENAL DEFENSE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE LOCATED IN CAMP GEN. ANTONIO LUNA, LAMAO, MUNICIPALITY OF LIMAY, PROVINCE OF BATAAN, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE SPECIAL DEFENSE ECONOMIC ZONE AUTHORITY (SpeDEZA) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

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

HB06550
 
 

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

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

HB06570
 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING LEAVING CHILDREN BELOW EIGHT YEARS OLD UNATTENDED IN MOTOR VEHICLES

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

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

HB06590
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3019, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED THE 'ANTI-GRAFT AND CORRUPT PRACTICES ACT'

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

HB06618
 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A ONE HUNDRED (100)-BED CAPACITY HOSPITAL IN BARANGAY HABAY 2 IN THE CITY OF BACOOR, PROVINCE OF CAVITE, TO BE KNOWN AS THE BACOOR DISTRICT HOSPITAL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Reported out 2017-10-18 (#00463);Submitted by HEALTH, APPROPRIATIONS

HR00234
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION URGING THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE (DOF), THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND MANAGEMENT (DBM) AND THE COMMISSIONER OF THE BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE (BIR) TO REVISIT AND REVIEW THE MANNER OF COMPUTING THE SHARE OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS IN THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE TAXES PURSUANT TO SECTION 284 OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-08-23

HR00260
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION CALLING FOR AN INQUIRY ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SECTION 33 OF R.A. 9211 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE TOBACCO REGULATION ACT OF 2003

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2016-09-19

HR00443
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION URGING SPEAKER PANTALEON D. ALVAREZ THROUGH APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN KARLO B. NOGRALES TO RESTORE THE BUDGET OF THE NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR CULTURE AND THE ARTS (NCCA) TO THE 2016 LEVEL WITH AUGMENTATION FOR ADDITIONAL THIRTY-ONE (31) PERMANENT POSITIONS

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2016-10-11

HR00453
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING SUPPORT OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE INCREASE IN THE BUDGETARY SUPPORT FOR HIGHER EDUCATION AND HEALTH

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2016-10-10

HR00635
 
 

A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING PROFOUND CONDOLENCES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON THE DEMISE OF FORMER CONGRESSMAN RICARDO S. SILVERIO SR. OF THE THIRD DISTRICT OF BULACAN

Status: Consolidated into HR00637

HR01049
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION TO INCLUDE IN THE PROPOSED GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF 2018 A PROVISION THAT STATES "SAVINGS GENERATED BY AN AGENCY REGIONAL OFFICE (ARO) SHALL BE UTILIZED BY THE SAME INSTEAD OF REVERTING IT BACK TO ITS CENTRAL OFFICE (CO) FOR POOLING AND REPROGRAMMING" AND OTHER AMENDMENTS

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2017-07-25

HR01053
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION FOR CONGRESS, THROUGH THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE, TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION IN AID OF LEGISLATION ON THE PROPRIETY AND LEGITIMACY OF MANILA NORTH TOLLWAYS CORPORATION'S REQUEST FOR ANOTHER INCREASE OF THE CLOSED SYSTEM TOLL RATES AT THE NORTH LUZON EXPRESSWAY

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2017-08-01

HR01260
 
 

A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING MARK PENULIAR CASTILLO AND RICHARD CABUAY MACAPULAY OF THE TARLAC STATE UNIVERSITY (TSU) FOR TOPPING THE SEPTEMBER 2016 LICENSURE EXAMINATIONS FOR TEACHERS (LET) IN THE ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY LEVELS, RESPECTIVELY, AND COMMENDING THE TSU FOR PROVIDING EXEMPLARY INSTRUCTION AND ACADEMIC TRAINING TO ITS STUDENTS IN THE FIELD OF TEACHER EDUCATION

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00066 on 2017-09-07

PS00024
 [Text As Filed] 
 

THE LATE REP. ENRIQUE GARCIA, JR'S VISION OF EMPOWERMENT FOR LGUs: A PRELUDE TO FEDERALISM

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