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Hon. Yap, Arthur C.

Hon. Yap, Arthur C.
District Representative
Bohol, 3rd District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. N-310
Phone: (632) 931-5001, Local: 7349
Direct: 9315426

 

 

HOUSE MEASURES CO-AUTHORED 51

HB00031
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA OF THE POOR

Status: Substituted by HB05811

HB00177
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2017-10-03

HB00180
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Status: Substituted by HB06517

HB00391
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROTECT AND PROMOTE THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AFFECTED BY MINING OPERATIONS IN ANCESTRAL DOMAINS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7942, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PHILIPPINE MINING ACT OF 1995"

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-26

HB00392
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING OCTOBER 29 AS A SPECIAL NATIONAL NONWORKING HOLIDAY IN RECOGNITION AND PROMOTION OF THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AS PROVIDED IN THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES RIGHTS ACT OF 1997, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 26, CHAPTER 7 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 292, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ADMINISTRATIVE CODE OF 1987, AS AMENDED

Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2016-07-26

HB00393
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT(S) TO ALLOCATE TWENTY PERCENT (20%) OF THEIR TWENTY PERCENT (20%) DEVELOPMENT FUND FOR DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS INTENDED FOR INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN THEIR TERRITORIAL JURISDICTION

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

HB00394
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MANDATORY REPRESENTATION, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-26

HB00450
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ORDAINING THE PROMOTION OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES TO ALLEVIATE POVERTY, ESTABLISHING FOR THE PURPOSE THE POVERTY REDUCTION THROUGH SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP (PRESENT) PROGRAM AND PROVIDING INCENTIVES AND BENEFITS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on SMALL BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT since 2017-08-02

HB00478
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA OF THE POOR

Status: Substituted by HB05811

HB00479
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL DAM SAFETY PROGRAM, ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL DAM SAFETY AUTHORITY, PENALIZING VIOLATIONS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2017-02-08

HB00480
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A COASTAL HIGHWAY CONNECTING THE CAMANAVA (CALOOCAN, MALABON, NAVOTAS AND VALENZUELA) AREA AND THE PROVINCES OF BULACAN, PAMPANGA AND BATAAN

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2016-07-26

HB00516
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING POSITIVE AND NON-VIOLENT DISCIPLINE OF CHILDREN AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Scheduled for meeting/hearing on 2017-02-13

HB00575
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A FREE AND CULTURE-SENSITIVE SYSTEM OF REGISTRATION CONCERNING THE CIVIL STATUS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES since 2016-07-27

HB00576
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING RACIAL, ETHNIC, AND RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION

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

HB00577
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-27

HB00579
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY TO INCLUDE ETHNIC ORIGIN IN THE NATIONAL CENSUS SURVEY

Status: Pending with the Committee on POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS since 2016-07-27

HB00796
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY CANALATE, CITY OF MALOLOS, PROVINCE OF BULACAN TO BE KNOWN AS CANALATE NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-08-24

HB00797
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY ATLAG, CITY OF MALOLOS, PROVINCE OF BULACAN TO BE KNOWN AS ATLAG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-08-24

HB00798
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY SANTISIMA TRINIDAD, CITY OF MALOLOS, PROVINCE OF BULACAN TO BE KNOWN AS SANTISIMA TRINIDAD NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-08-24

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

HB01870
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY BANGKAL, CITY OF MALOLOS, PROVINCE OF BULACAN TO BE KNOWN AS CONG. TEODULO C. NATIVIDAD NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-10-06

HB01871
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A REPORTING PROCESS AND PROCEDURE BETWEEN THE LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRARS AND THE COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS ON THE DEATH OF PERSONS, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3753, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS since 2016-08-03

HB01872
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY BABATNIN, CITY OF MALOLOS, PROVINCE OF BULACAN TO BE KNOWN AS BABATNIN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2016-10-06

HB02096
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 10175, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'CYBERCRIME PREVENTION ACT OF 2012'

Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2016-08-08

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

HB02286
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB02287
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING SECURITY OF TENURE TO GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES WHOSE NATURE OF APPOINTMENT IS EITHER TEMPORARY, CONTRACTUAL AND CASUAL AND WHO HAVE RENDERED A TOTAL OF TEN (10) YEARS OF EFFICIENT SERVICE

Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2016-08-09

HB02396
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7277 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'MAGNA CARTA FOR DISABLED PERSONS'

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-05-22

HB02514
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING ALL BARANGAY OFFICIALS, INCLUDING BARANGAY TANODS, BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS AND BARANGAY DAY CARE WORKERS, A LUMP SUM RETIREMENT PAY EQUIVALENT TO ONE (1) YEAR HONORARIUM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 393 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160 AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-08-10

HB02531
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT UPGRADING THE POSITION OF SANITATION INSPECTOR TO THE NEXT HIGHER SALARY GRADE AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2016-08-10

HB02622
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

HB02635
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR FULL TUITION SUBSIDY IN STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB02771
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT OPERATIONALIZING UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO TERTIARY EDUCATION AND THEREFOR PROVIDING FREE HIGHER EDUCATION IN STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND FURTHER CREATING THE HIGHER EDUCATION CONTRIBUTION SYSTEM FOR THOSE IN PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION AND LOCAL COMMUNITY COLLEGES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB03388
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING A NATIONAL STUDENT LOAN BOARD TO IMPLEMENT A NATIONAL STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM FOR THE POOR, DEFINING ITS IMPLEMENTING GUIDELINES, RULES AND REGULATIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB03425
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A UNIFIED NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM IN THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Substituted by HB06221

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

HB03586
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE MEDICAL ACADEMY AND ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE MEDICAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Substituted by HB06571

HB03641
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING THE FINANCIAL/CREDIT ACCESS OF MICRO AND SMALL ENTERPRISES (MSEs) BY EMPOWERING THE BARANGAY DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS TO EXTEND ZERO-INTEREST CREDIT ACCESS TO MSEs BY MANDATING ALL BARANGAYS TO ALLOCATE NOT LESS THAN 5% NOR MORE THAN 10% FROM ITS GENERAL FUND TO THE PROVISION OF SUCH CREDIT ACCESS, THEREBY AMENDING R.A. NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991' AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-09-21

HB03702
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING AUGUST 30 OF EVERY YEAR AS 'MARCELO H. DEL PILAR NATIONAL RESPONSIBLE PRESS FREEDOM DAY'

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC INFORMATION since 2016-09-28

HB03703
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENAMING THE NORTH LUZON EXPRESSWAY (NLEX) TO MARCELO H. DEL PILAR EXPRESSWAY (MHDPEX)

Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2016-09-28

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

HB04174
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

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

HB04623
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE SPACE DEVELOPMENT AND UTILIZATION POLICY AND CREATING THE PHILIPPINE SPACE AGENCY (PSA) AND DEFINE THE PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF ITS ACTIVITIES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-12-13

HB04774
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 6, 22, 24, 25, 31, 33, 34, 79, 84, 86, 99, 106, 107, 108, 109, 113, 116, 148, 149, 155, 232, 237 AND 288; CREATING NEW SECTIONS 148-A, 237-A, 264-A AND 264-B; AND REPEALING SECTIONS 35 AND 62 ALL UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997"

Status: Substituted by HB05636

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

HB05107
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DECLARING THE NORTHWEST PANAY PENINSULA LOCATED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF NABAS, MALAY AND BURUANGA, PROVINCE OF AKLAN AND IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF LIBERTAD AND PANDAN, PROVINCE OF ANTIQUE AS A PROTECTED AREA UNDER THE CATEGORY OF NATURAL PARK, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on NATURAL RESOURCES since 2017-02-28

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

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