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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 AUTHORED 98

HB00036
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REDUCING THE RATES OF INCOME TAX IMPOSED ON CORPORATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2016-07-26

HB00037
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB05670
Status: Substituted by HB05670

HB00038
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB06425
Status: Substituted by HB06425

HB00039
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB05636
Status: Substituted by HB05636

HB00040
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB06923
Status: Substituted by HB06923

HB00822
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (DOFW), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB00823
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO INSTITUTIONALIZE THE CONDITIONAL CASH SUBSIDY PROGRAM OF THE GOVERNMENT, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2018-03-14

HB02444
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF FINE MESH NETS IN TRAMMEL NET SET-UP AND OTHER SIMILAR FISHING OPERATIONS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 4 AND 89 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8550, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE FISHERIES CODE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES since 2016-08-10

HB02445
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB06923
Status: Substituted by HB06923

HB02446
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE BOHOL PORTS AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING APPROPRIATIONS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-10

HB02447
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE IMPOSITION OF EXPIRATION OF PREPAID CARDS, CERTIFICATES OR OTHER DEVICES OF PREPAYMENT OF GOODS AND SERVICES, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2016-08-10

HB02448
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN ARTISTS' WELFARE PROTECTION AND INFORMATION ACT, AND PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE PURPOSE

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-12-04

HB02449
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AUTOMATIC ADJUSTMENT OF THE BASIC MONTHLY PENSION FOR RETIRED PERSONNEL COVERED BY THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM AND THE SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM TO THE PREVAILING COST OF LIVING INDEX

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-10

HB02450
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR REPRESENTATION IN ALL LEVELS OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FOR SENIOR CITIZENS, CREATING THE SANGGUNIANG SENIOR CITIZENS, THE KATIPUNAN NG SENIOR CITIZENS, PROVIDING FOR THEIR POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PERTINENT SECTIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02451
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DEVELOPING AND EXPANDING PUBLIC HEALTH INFRASTRUCTURE AND SERVICES, UTILIZING AND APPROPRIATING A PORTION OF THE RESERVE FUND OF THE PHILHEALTH FOR THE PURPOSE, AMENDING SECTION 27 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7875, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE ACT OF 1995, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH 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

HB02453
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING AND SUPPORTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE CORN INDUSTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-10

HB02454
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING THE HONORARIA OR ALLOWANCES OF BARANGAY OFFICIALS AT MINIMUM WAGE LEVELS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 393 PARAGRAPH (a) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02455
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO PROMOTE RURAL DEVELOPMENT BY PROVIDING FOR A SIX-YEAR ACCELERATED IRRIGATION PROGRAM FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND REHABILITATION OF IRRIGATION PROJECTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-10

HB02456
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO INSTITUTIONALIZE THE CONDITIONAL CASH SUBSIDY PROGRAM OF THE GOVERNMENT, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2018-03-14

HB02457
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT OF THE WATER SECTOR, CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER, SEWAGE, AND SANITATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02458
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE AGRI SCHOLARSHIP FOR AGRIBUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMS IN THE AGRICULTURAL CURRICULA OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: HB05633
Status: Substituted by HB05633

HB02459
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE AGRICULTURAL GUARANTEE FUND POOL AND RENAMING IT AS THE AGRICULTURAL GUARANTEE CORPORATION, EXPANDING ITS COVERAGE TO GUARANTEE POST PRODUCTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-08-10

HB02460
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TO EARMARK A PORTION OF THEIR INTERNAL REVENUE ALLOTMENT (IRA) FOR FREE MEDICINES TO INDIGENT PATIENTS IN THEIR JURISDICTIONS

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

HB02461
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE BOHOL SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE IN THE PROVINCE OF BOHOL, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE BOHOL SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE AUTHORITY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02462
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING THE STRENGTHENING OF THE NATIONAL EXTENSION SYSTEM TO ACCELERATE AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES DEVELOPMENT, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-10

HB02463
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION IN THE FORM OF SPECIAL ALLOWANCES FOR ALL LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02464
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REVITALIZING THE COCONUT INDUSTRY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-10

HB02465
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING A DEPARTMENT OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES, PROVIDING FOR ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB02466
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REQUIRING ALL NATIONAL, REGIONAL, AND PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS TO ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A DIALYSIS WARD OR UNIT AND PROVIDING FREE DIALYSIS TREATMENT TO INDIGENT PATIENTS

Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2017-05-10

HB02709
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT LIBERALIZING THE EXPORT OF RICE, CORN AND OTHER GRAINS OR RELATED AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 6 (a) xiii OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 4, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL GRAINS AUTHORITY ACT, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-16

HB02710
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MAKING FIRST-TIME OWNERSHIP EASIER AND MORE AFFORDABLE BY MAKING THE COST OF THE PURCHASE CHEAPER, REDUCING THE FINANCING COST, EXEMPTING THE PURCHASE FROM TAXATION, ENHANCING PRIVATE SECTOR PARTICIPATION IN HOUSING CONSTRUCTION AND FINANCING AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT since 2016-08-16

HB02711
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSE OF ECONOMIC SABOTAGE THROUGH THE SOLICITING, SELLING OR OFFERING TO SELL A PRE-NEED PLAN BY MEANS OF FALSE OR MISLEADING REPRESENTATION AND OTHER FRAUDULENT MEANS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 54 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9829, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PRE-NEED CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2016-08-16

HB02712
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING HIGHER PENALTIES FOR THE SALE, DISTRIBUTION, TRANSPORT AND STORAGE OF HOT MEAT, AND OTHER ADULTERATED MEAT AND MEAT PRODUCTS, CARCASSES OR PARTS THEREOF AND OTHER PROHIBITED ACTS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PERTINENT SECTIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9296, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL MEAT INSPECTION CODE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-16

HB02713
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO INCREASE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, PROMOTE RURAL DEVELOPMENT AND DEVELOP WATER CONSERVATION TECHNIQUES BY PROVIDING FOR A TEN-YEAR SMALL-SCALE IRRIGATION SYSTEM PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-08-16

HB02714
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MAKING THE APPOINTMENT TO THE POSITIONS OF LOCAL AGRICULTURIST, ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES OFFICER AND SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, MANDATORY IN ALL LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PERTINENT SECTIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2016-08-16

HB02897
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MECHANISM TO ENABLE POOR FILIPINO FAMILIES TO HAVE AT LEAST ONE COLLEGE GRADUATE BY INSTITUTIONALIZING THE EXPANDED STUDENT GRANTS-IN-AID PROGRAM FOR POVERTY ALLEVIATION (ESGP-PA) AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Tabled by the Committee on 2017-09-19

HB03394
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL FOOD SERVICE CORPORATION (NFSC) APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-09-05

HB03408
 [Committee Report] 
 

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

HB03560
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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)

Mother Bill Status: HB06923
Status: Substituted by HB06923

HB03682
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE SECURED TRANSACTIONS LEGAL FRAMEWORK IN THE PHILIPPINES, WHICH SHALL PROVIDE FOR THE CREATION, PERFECTION, DETERMINATION OF PRIORITY, ESTABLISHMENT OF A NOTICE REGISTRY, AND ENFORCEMENT OF SECURITY INTERESTS IN PERSONAL PROPERTY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: HB06907
Status: Substituted by HB06907

HB03769
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT EMPOWERING NON-REGULAR WORKERS, ELIMINATING ABUSIVE CONTRACTUALIZATION PRACTICES AND PENALIZING EMPLOYERS AND CONTRACTORS WHO COMMIT SUCH ABUSES, BY AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE BOOK THREE, TITLE TWO AND BOOK SIX, TITLE 1 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, AS AMENDED

Mother Bill Status: HB06908
Status: Substituted by HB06908

HB04067
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7042, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8179, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'FOREIGN INVESTMENTS ACT OF 1991', AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2016-10-19

HB04348
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING AN ANTI-POVERTY FUND, ABOLISHING THE PEOPLE'S DEVELOPMENT TRUST FUND (PDTF) ESTABLISHED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8425, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "SOCIAL REFORM AND POVERTY ALLEVIATION ACT OF 1997", APPOINTING THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT (DSWD) AS ITS MANAGER, APPROPRIATING ADDITIONAL FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on POVERTY ALLEVIATION since 2016-11-16

HB04379
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REMOVING THE RESTRICTIONS UNDER SECTIONS 118, 119, 121, 122 AND 123 OF COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 141, AS AMENDED, ON FREE PATENTS ISSUED UNDER SECTION 44 THEREOF

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2016-11-22

HB04452
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING INCENTIVES FOR THE MANUFACTURE, ASSEMBLY, CONVERSION AND IMPORTATION OF ELECTRIC, HYBRID AND OTHER ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2016-11-23

HB04453
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING AND INSTITUTIONALIZING A COMPULSORY EVALUATION OF SKILLS CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS

Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2016-11-23

HB04454
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER LIBERALIZING THE RICE AND CORN INDUSTRY, REPEALING FOR SUCH PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3018, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "AN ACT LIMITING THE RIGHT TO ENGAGE IN THE RICE AND CORN INDUSTRY TO CITIZENS OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES" AND AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 194 AUTHORIZING ALIENS, AS WELL, AS ASSOCIATIONS, CORPORATIONS OR PARTNERSHIP BY FOREIGNERS TO ENGAGE IN THE RICE AND CORN INDUSTRY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2016-11-23

HB04501
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 146 OR THE PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, AS AMENDED

Mother Bill Status: HB05828
Status: Substituted by HB05828

HB04594
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROMOTING RENEWABLE ENERGY, MANDATING TAX REBATES FOR INDIVIDUALS PURCHASING RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVICES OR SYSTEMS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on ENERGY since 2016-12-12

HB04595
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8762, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE RETAIL TRADE LIBERALIZATION ACT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2016-12-12

HB04596
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT (DOTESD), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7796, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE TESDA ACT OF 1994, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

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

HB04904
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING THE REPUBLIC ACT 8178, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "AGRICULTURAL TARIFFICATION ACT" AND PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 4, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS, "PROCLAIMING THE CREATION OF THE NATIONAL GRAINS AUTHORITY AND APPROVING FUNDS THEREFOR"

Status: Approved by the Committee on Appropriations on 2018-02-27

HB05093
 [Text As Filed] 
 

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

Mother Bill Status: HB06579
Status: Substituted by HB06579

HB05181
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR FURTHER OPTIONS FOR COMPLIANCE WITH SECTION 7 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10000, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "AGRI-AGRA REFORM CREDIT ACT OF 2009"

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2017-03-07

HB05299
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT CONVERTING THE ROAD STRETCHING FROM BARANGAY SAN VICENTE TO BARANGAY ILOCANOS NORTE, ALL IN THE CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, AND THE ROAD STRETCHING FROM BARANGAY SEVILLA, SAN FERNANDO CITY TO BARANGAY ILI SUR, MUNICIPALITY OF SAN JUAN, ALL IN THE PROVINCE OF LA UNION, INTO NATIONAL ROADS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-05-15, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-05-17 and received by the Senate on 2017-05-17

HB05504
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RENEWING THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO THE BOHOL CHRONICLE RADIO CORPORATION TO CONSTRUCT, MAINTAIN AND OPERATE RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SEVENTY-SIX HUNDRED AND THIRTY-FOUR TO ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE YEARS FROM THE DATE OF APPROVAL OF THIS ACT

Mother Bill Status: HB06431
Status: Substituted by HB06431

HB05633
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT PROMOTING UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO QUALITY TERTIARY EDUCATION BY PROVIDING FOR FREE TUITION AND OTHER SCHOOL FEES IN STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND STATE-RUN TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, STRENGTHENING THE UNIFIED STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE SYSTEM FOR TERTIARY EDUCATION, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Republic Act RA10931 enacted on 2017-08-03

HB05636
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 5, 6, 22, 24, 25, 31, 33, 34, 79, 84, 86, 99, 106, 107, 108, 109, 116, 148, 149, 155, 171, 232, 237, 238, 264 AND 288; CREATING NEW SECTIONS 148-A, 150-A, 237-A, 264-A, 264-B AND 265-A; AND REPEALING SECTIONS 35 AND 62, ALL UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8424 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997"

Status: Republic Act RA10963 enacted on 2017-12-19

HB05670
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING ASSISTANCE TO ALL FARMERS BY PROVIDING FREE IRRIGATION SERVICE FEE AND ALL OTHER SIMILAR OR RELATED FEES OR CHARGES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3601, AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 552, PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1702, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION ACT AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8435, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AGRICULTURAL AND FISHERIES MODERNIZATION ACT, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Republic Act RA10969 enacted on 2018-02-02

HB05692
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING THE FOOD PACKAGING INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION PROGRAM, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE FOOD PACKAGING INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTION BOARD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2017-05-29

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

HB05993
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT TO REFORM THE BUDGET PROCESS BY ENFORCING GREATER ACCOUNTABILITY IN PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (PFM), PROMOTING FISCAL SUSTAINABILITY, STRENGTHENING CONGRESS' POWER OF THE PURSE, INSTITUTING AN INTEGRATED PFM SYSTEM, AND INCREASING BUDGET TRANSPARENCY AND PARTICIPATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: HB07302
Status: Substituted by HB07302

HB06215
 [Committee Report] [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: Republic Act RA10964 enacted on 2017-12-19

HB06221
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FILIPINO IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM

Status: House agreed on 2018-03-21 to the request for a conference made by the Senate on 2018-03-19

HB06310
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING AND MODERNIZING THE WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS LAW OF THE PHILIPPINES IN ORDER TO PROVIDE A LEGAL FRAMEWORK IN THE PHILIPPINES THAT SHALL FACILITATE TRADE, COMMERCE, AND OTHER RELATED PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRADE AND INDUSTRY since 2017-09-06

HB06404
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE ECONOMIC REGULATION OF WATER UTILITIES, CREATING THE WATER REGULATORY COMMISSION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2017-09-19

HB06425
 [Committee Report] 
 

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 Interpellation)

HB06431
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT GRANTING BOHOL CHRONICLE RADIO CORPORATION A FRANCHISE TO CONSTRUCT, INSTALL, ESTABLISH, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN RADIO BROADCASTING STATIONS IN THE PROVINCE OF BOHOL

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

HB06476
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ADOPTING INNOVATION AS VITAL COMPONENT OF THE COUNTRY'S DEVELOPMENT POLICIES TO DRIVE INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT, PROMOTE THE GROWTH AND NATIONAL COMPETITIVENESS OF MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on SMALL BUSINESS & ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT since 2017-10-02

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)

HB06524
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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: Approved by the House on 2017-11-27, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-29 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-29

HB06525
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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: Approved by the House on 2017-11-27, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-11-29 and received by the Senate on 2017-11-29

HB06571
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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

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

HB06579
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

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: House ratified the CC report on 2018-02-27, Senate on 2018-02-21

HB06653
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT GRANTING LEGAL RESIDENCY STATUS OF CERTAIN ALIENS IN THE PHILIPPINES UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS

Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2017-11-22

HB06691
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8799 (R.A. 8799), OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SECURITIES REGULATION CODE

Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2017-11-27

HB06709
 [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 2017-11-28

HB06710
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL PROHIBITIONS TO AND INCREASING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8484, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "ACCESS DEVICES REGULATION ACT OF 1998"

Status: Approved on Third Reading on 2018-02-05

HB06766
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PRESCRIBING RIDESHARE SUPPORT COMPANIES, PROVIDING REGULATIONS GOVERNING THEIR OPERATIONS, AND CLARIFYING THE SCOPE OF COMMONWEALTH ACT 146, ALSO KNOWN AS THE TAX CODE, AND THE LAND TRANSPORTATION AND TRAFFIC CODE, AND OTHER RELEVANT LAWS

Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2017-12-12

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: House ratified the CC report on 2018-03-21, Senate on 2018-03-21

HB06893
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE USE OF TREATMENT TECHNOLOGY FOR MUNICIPAL AND HAZARDOUS WASTES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 20 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8749, ENTITLED "THE PHILIPPINE CLEAN AIR ACT OF 1999"

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-01-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-01-31 and received by the Senate on 2018-01-31

HB06907
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR THE CREATION, PERFECTION, DETERMINATION OF PRIORITY RIGHTS AND ENFORCEMENT OF SECURITY INTERESTS IN PERSONAL PROPERTY AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NOTICE REGISTRY

Status: Approved on Third Reading on 2018-02-05

HB06908
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE SECURITY OF TENURE OF WORKERS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-01-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-01-31 and received by the Senate on 2018-01-31

HB06923
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION (PCIC), REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1467, ENTITLED "CREATING THE 'PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION' PRESCRIBING ITS POWERS AND ACTIVITIES, PROVIDING FOR ITS CAPITALIZATION AND FOR THE REQUIRED GOVERNMENT PREMIUM SUBSIDY, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES", AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1733 AND REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8175

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-01-29, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-01-31 and received by the Senate on 2018-01-31

HB07006
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ENSURING FOOD SECURITY, INCREASING AGRICULTURAL YIELD, PRODUCTIVITY, AND FARMERS' INCOME BY CONSOLIDATING OWNERSHIP, RIGHTS AND UTILIZATION OF SMALL LANDHOLDINGS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2018-01-29

HB07246
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF AGRICULTURE PROFESSION IN THE PHILIPPINES CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE A PROFESSIONAL REGULATORY BOARD FOR AGRICULTURISTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Status: Pending with the Committee on CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION since 2018-02-28

HB07302
 [Committee Report] 
 

AN ACT TO REFORM THE BUDGET PROCESS BY ENFORCING GREATER ACCOUNTABILITY IN PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (PFM), PROMOTING FISCAL SUSTAINABILITY, STRENGTHENING CONGRESS' POWER OF THE PURSE, INSTITUTING AN INTEGRATED PFM SYSTEM, AND INCREASING BUDGET TRANSPARENCY AND PARTICIPATION

Status: Approved by the House on 2018-03-20, transmitted to the Senate on 2018-03-22 and received by the Senate on 2018-03-22

HB07410
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE WIRELESS TELECOM COMPANIES TO TRANSFER FIVE YEAR OLD CELL TOWERS TO REIT CORPORATIONS

Status: Pending with the Committee on INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY since 2018-03-20

HJR0018
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Text As Engrossed]
 

JOINT RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE IN BASE PAY OF MILITARY AND UNIFORMED PERSONNEL IN THE GOVERNMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Status: Republic Act JR00001 enacted on 2018-01-01

HJR0019
 [Text As Filed] 
 

JOINT RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE IN BASE PAY OF MILITARY AND UNIFORMED PERSONNEL IN THE GOVERNMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Mother Bill Status: HJR0018
Status: Consolidated into HJR0018

HR00161
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING HIDILYN DIAZ FOR WINNING THE SILVER MEDAL IN THE 53-KILOGRAM WEIGHTLIFTING DIVISION OF THE 2016 RIO DE JANEIRO SUMMER OLYMPICS

Mother Bill Status: HR00175
Status: Consolidated into HR00175

HR00769
 [Committee Report] [Text As Filed] [Adapted Resolution/RBH]
 

RESOLUTION URGING PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE TO CONTINUE THE PEACE NEGOTIATIONS BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES (GRP) AND THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC FRONT OF THE PHILIPPINES (NDFP), CONSIDERING THE UNPRECEDENTED AND SIGNIFICANT ADVANCES MADE ON THE SUBSTANTIVE AGENDA OF THE NEGOTIATIONS FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE FILIPINO PEOPLE

Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00050 on 2017-03-15

HR00898
 [Text As Filed] 
 

RESOLUTION STRONGLY URGING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE DESIRED ECONOMIC POLICY DIRECTION OF THE PHILIPPINES WITH REGARD TO FOREIGN PARTICIPATION IN THE OWNERSHIP AND OPERATION OF CORPORATIONS AND FIRMS ENGAGED IN THE BUSINESS OF CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS AND OTHER INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE PHILIPPINES

Status: Pending with the Committee on ECONOMIC AFFAIRS since 2017-05-09

HR01507
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE "ASEAN BAC PHILIPPINES" HEADED BY PRESIDENTIAL ADVISER FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP CHAIRMAN JOEY CONCEPCION AND COUNCIL MEMBERS TESSIE SY-COSON AND GEORGE T. BARCELON FOR SUCCESSFULLY ORGANIZING AND HOSTING THE ASEAN BUSINESS AND INVESTMENT SUMMIT (ABIS) 2017

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2017-12-06

HR01723
 [Text As Filed] 
 

A RESOLUTION HONORING THE MEMORY OF THE LATE NAPOLEON ABUEVA, A NATIONAL ARTIST AWARDEE AND THE FATHER OF MODERN PHILIPPINE SCULPTURE, FOR HIS SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF PHILIPPINE ARTS AND EXPRESSING THE SINCERE CONDOLENCES AND SYMPATHY OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR HIS PASSING

Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2018-02-28

PS00073
 [Text As Filed] 
 

WEATHER INDEX-BASED CROP INSURANCE AND RECAPITALIZATION AND EXPANSION OF THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION since 2016-10-12