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Hon. Kho, Elisa

Hon. Kho, Elisa
District Representative
Masbate, 2nd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. S-505
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7283
Direct: 9316527

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 52

HB00037
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AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FREE IRRIGATION PROGRAM, REPEALING SECTION 2, PARAGRAPH (C) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3601 OR "AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION"; SECTION 1, PARAGRAPH (B) OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 552; SECTION 1, PARAGRAPH (B) PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1702; SECTION 35 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8435, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "AGRICULTURAL AND FISHERIES MODERNIZATION LAW"; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB05670

HB00038
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AN ACT DECLARING THE METRO MANILA TRAFFIC CRISIS AS A NATIONAL EMERGENCY, GRANTING THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES EMERGENCY POWERS, PRESCRIBING URGENT RELATED MEASURES NECESSARY AND PROPER TO EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS SUCH PREDICAMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB06425

HB00039
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AN ACT CREATING A MORE EQUITABLE, PROGRESSIVE AND JUST TAX SYSTEM, BY ADJUSTING THE LEVEL OF NET TAXABLE INCOME AND NOMINAL TAX RATES OF THE INDIVIDUAL INCOME TAX, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 24 (A) (1) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9504, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB05636

HB00040
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AN ACT TO PROVIDE COMPENSATION TO FARMERS WHO SUFFER FROM RECURRENT DISASTERS AND CALAMITIES, TO SUSTAIN AGRICULTURAL CREDIT AND FINANCING, AND TO ENSURE FOOD SECURITY, BY MAKING INSURANCE MANDATORY FOR PALAY AND OTHER ESSENTIAL CROPS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 4 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1467, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8175, OR THE "REVISED CHARTER OF THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION (PCIC) ACT OF 1995", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

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

HB00053
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AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PHILIPPINE COMPREHENSIVE POLICY ON HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS (HIV) AND ACQUIRED IMMUNE DEFICIENCY SYNDROME (AIDS) PREVENTION, TREATMENT, CARE, AND SUPPORT, AND ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL HIV AND AIDS PLAN, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8504, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “PHILIPPINE AIDS PREVENTION AND CONTROL ACT OF 1998,” AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB06617

HB00192
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AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00193
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AN ACT ENHANCING ON-SITE PROTECTION FOR OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS BY ESTABLISHING A REGISTRATION AND MONITORING SYSTEM IN ALL FOREIGN POSTS

Status: Pending with the Committee on OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS since 2016-07-26

HB00194
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AN ACT EXPANDING THE COVERAGE OF THE ANTI-SEXUAL HARASSMENT ACT OF 1995, TO INCLUDE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF OUR DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR ABROAD, THEREBY AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7877

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

HB00401
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AN ACT DECLARING THE 15TH DAY OF EVERY MONTH AS CIGARETTE HOLIDAY, PROHIBITING THE USE AND SALE OF CIGARETTES DURING ITS OBSERVATION AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR

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

HB01301
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AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A SYSTEM OF ONE LIFETIME IDENTIFICATION NUMBER FOR EACH OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKER FOR THEIR EFFECTIVE MONITORING, PROPER IMPLEMENTATION OF LAWS AND RULES COVERING THEM, AND FOR THEIR ENHANCED PROTECTION, AMONG OTHERS

Status: Pending with the Committee on OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS since 2016-08-01

HB01302
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AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SPECIAL SOCIAL SECURITY FOR MIGRANT WORKERS UNDER THE OVERSEAS WORKERS WELFARE ADMINISTRATION, AND PROVIDING APPROPRIATIONS THEREFOR, THEREBY AMENDING SECTION 37-A OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10022 ON THE COMPULSORY INSURANCE COVERAGE BY PRIVATE INSURERS FOR AGENCY HIRED WORKERS, TO FURTHER STRENGTHEN THE PROMOTION OF THE WELFARE OF THE MIGRANT WORKERS, THEIR FAMILIES AND OVERSEAS WORKERS IN DISTRESS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS since 2016-08-01

HB01404
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AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF HEALTH FACILITIES IN KEY TOURISM DESTINATIONS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREOF

Status: Pending with the Committee on TOURISM since 2016-08-01

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

HB02192
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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

HB02286
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AN ACT REPEALING SECTION 20 REPUBLIC ACT 8749, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'CLEAN AIR ACT OF 1999' AND AMEND PERTINENT PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT 9003, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT ACT OF 2000

Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2016-08-09

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

HB02389
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AN ACT DEFINING EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE ARTICLES 279 AND 281 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS AMENDED

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2016-08-10

HB02430
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AN ACT CREATING THE SUSTAINABLE BICOL RIVER 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 2016-08-10

HB02452
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR TAX RELIEF DURING TIMES OF CALAMITY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-05-29

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

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

HB02915
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AN ACT PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF MINERALS PROCESSING AND IN THE PROCESS BANNING THE EXPORT OF IRON, NICKEL, CHROMITE, MANGANESE, BLACK SAND AND OTHER STRATEGIC METALLIC ORES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-08-22

HB02983
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING BIKE LANES IN MAIN ROADS AND HIGHWAYS

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

HB02984
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CHILDREN OF SMALL FARMERS, AND SMALL-SCALE FISHERFOLK

Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB03468
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB03470
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AN ACT EXEMPTING SMALL-SCALE MINERS FROM THE PAYMENT OF INCOME AND EXCISE TAXES FOR THE SALE OF GOLD TO THE BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1158, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE'

Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2016-09-13

HB03471
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AN ACT REGULATING THE PURCHASE OF GOLD AND SILVER BY JEWELRY ENTERPRISES FROM OTHER SOURCES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8502, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'JEWELRY INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 1998'

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2016-09-13

HB03560
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AN ACT MANDATING THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION TO OFFER INDEX BASED INSURANCE COVERAGE AND ALLOWING IT TO ENGAGE IN REINSURANCE, INCREASING ITS FUNDING SOURCE AND IMPOSING HEAVIER PENALTIES ON SPURIOUS CLAIMS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1467, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CHARTER OF THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION (PCIP)

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

HB03699
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AN ACT PROHIBITING THE MALICIOUS DISSEMINATION OF FALSE INFORMATION OR THE WILLFUL MAKING OF ANY THREAT CONCERNING BOMBS, EXPLOSIVES OR ANY SIMILAR DEVICE OR MEANS OF DESTRUCTION AND IMPOSING PENALTIES THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2016-09-28

HB03700
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AN ACT PROMOTING THE SCIENTIFIC PROPAGATION, PROCESSING, UTILIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF PHILIPPINE NATIVE ANIMALS, HEREBY CREATING THE PHILIPPINE NATIVE ANIMAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-09-28

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

HB03776
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AN ACT MANDATING THE INTEGRATION OF DRUG EDUCATION IN THE K TO 12 CURRICULUM

Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2016-10-03

HB04105
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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

HB04115
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FINAL FORESTLAND BOUNDARY OF THE PROVINCE OF SIQUIJOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

HB04116
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CREATION OF PHILIPPINE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES TRANSPARENCY INITIATIVE

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2016-11-07

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

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

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

HB05164
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB05985
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AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE SEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED AT THE MUNICIPALITY OF LARENA, PROVINCE OF SIQUIJOR, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980", AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2017-07-26

HB06029
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INCREASING THE TAXES ON FINITE MINERALS AND MINERAL PRODUCTS AND QUARRY RESOURCES

Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2017-07-31

HB06111
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RATIONALIZING AND CONSOLIDATING GOVERNMENT REGULATIONS RELATING TO ALL GAMES OF CHANCE UNDER PAGCOR, GAB, PCSO AND SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONES, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENTS AND GAMING AUTHORITY (PAGA)

Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2017-08-08

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

HJR0004
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JOINT RESOLUTION URGING PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE TO CONTINUE THE BOTTOM-UP BUDGETING (BUB) ALLOTMENTS IN THE PROPOSED 2017 NATIONAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET IN ORDER TO STRENGTHEN CITIZENS' PARTICIPATION IN BUDGET PROCESSES AND LAY THE GROUND FOR CHANGING PEOPLE'S MINDSET AND STRONGER LOCAL GOVERNANCE PRACTICES AND INSTITUTIONS TOWARDS FEDERALISM

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2016-08-08

HR00807
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE CURRENT DIRE SITUATION OF FILIPINOS IN SABAH

Status: Pending with the Committee on FOREIGN AFFAIRS since 2017-03-08

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