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Hon. Alvarez, Mercedes K.

Hon. Alvarez, Mercedes K.
District Representative
Negros Occidental, 6th District

House of Representatives, Quezon City
Rm. SW-110
Phone: (632) 8931-5001, Local: 7211
Direct: 8931-6640

 

 

PRINCIPAL AUTHORED BILLS 19

HB00004
 [Text As Filed] [Committee Report]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING PROTECTION TO CONSUMERS AND MERCHANTS ENGAGED IN INTERNET TRANSACTIONS, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE ELECTRONIC COMMERCE BUREAU, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Primary Referral: TRADE AND INDUSTRY

Bill Status: Business for the day on 2022-11-29

HB01441
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT CONVERTING THE LOCAL ROAD STRETCHING FROM BARANGAY CAMINGAWAN AND BARANGAY CAROLAN IN THE CITY OF KABANKALAN IN NEGROS OCCIDENTAL AND CONNECTING IT WITH THE MUNICIPALITY OF TAYASAN, NEGROS ORIENTAL INTO A NATIONAL ROAD

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Primary Referral: PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2022-08-01

HB01442
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT SEPARATING THE GIL MONTILLA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL – CAMINDANGAN ANNEX IN BARANGAY CAMINDANGAN, CITY OF SIPALAY, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL FROM THE GIL MONTILLA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS CAMINDANGAN NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2022-08-01

HB01443
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT SEPARATING THE FLORENTINO GALANG, SR. NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL – ORONG ANNEX IN BARANGAY ORONG, CITY OF KABANKALAN, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL FROM THE FLORENTINO GALANG, SR. NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS ORONG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2022-08-01

HB01444
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT SEPARATING THE CULIPAPA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL – SANGKE ANNEX IN BARANGAY SANGKE, MUNICIPALITY OF HINOBA-AN, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL FROM THE CULIPAPA NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL, CONVERTING IT INTO AN INDEPENDENT NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS VICENTE Z. BADON NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Primary Referral: BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2022-08-01

HB01446
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-06

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING REGION VI-B AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2022-08-01

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2022-08-01

HB02147
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-07-19

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL WITH A SEAT IN THE CITY OF KABANKALAN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2022-08-02

HB02148
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-19

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE REGISTRY OF DEEDS OF THE CITY OF SIPALAY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Primary Referral: JUSTICE

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2022-08-02

HB02149
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-07-19

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THAT PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE BE GIVEN THE SAME PRIVILEGES AS PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWD), AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2022-08-02

HB02771
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-29

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A DOMESTIC AND COMMERCIAL AIRPORT IN THE CITY OF KABANKALAN, PROVINCE OD NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, TO BE KNOWN AS THE KABANKALAN CITY DOMESTIC AIRPORT; AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-08-08

Primary Referral: TRANSPORTATION

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2022-08-08

HB02772
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-29

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PASSPORT ISSUING OFFICE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (DFA) IN KABANKALAN CITY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL

Date Read: 2022-08-08

Primary Referral: FOREIGN AFFAIRS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOREIGN AFFAIRS since 2022-08-08

HB03124
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE PHILIPPINE HEALTH INSURANCE CORPORATION TO INCREASE THE HEMODIALYSIS TREATMENT COVERAGE OF MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAM TO ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY-SIX (156) SESSIONS PER YEAR

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2022-08-09

HB03125
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING ALL BARANGAY OFFICIALS, INCLUDING BARANGAY TANODS, MEMBERS OF THE LUPON NG TAGAPAMAYAPA, BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS AND BARANGAY DAY CARE WORKERS, A LUMP SUM RETIREMENT PAY EQUIVALENTTO 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"

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2022-08-09

HB03126
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-08-03

Full Title: AN ACT REQUIRING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF DIALYSIS CLINICS IN ALL NATIONAL, REGIONAL, PROVINCIAL AND STRATEGIC DISTRICT HOSPITALS AND PROVIDING FOR FREE DIALYSIS TREATMENTS TO INDIGENT PATIENTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-08-09

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2022-08-09

HB04488
 [Text As Filed] [Committee Report]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-09-06

Date Urgent: 2022-09-16

Full Title: 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 TWENTY-THREE

Date Read: 2022-09-12

Primary Referral: APPROPRIATIONS

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2022-09-28

Date Approved on Third Reading: 2022-09-28

Bill Status: Senate agreed on 2022-11-23 to the request for a conference made by the House on 2022-11-21

HB06375
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-11-24

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ACQUISITION OF MATERIEL, SYSTEMS, FACILITIES, INTERGRATED MILITARY SYSTEMS AND SERVICES BY THE DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE AND ITS BUREAUS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2022-11-28

Primary Referral: NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2022-11-28

HB06376
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-11-24

Full Title: AN ACT TO FURTHER DEVELOP CAPABILITY AND ESTABLISH EXPEDITIOUS TRANSFORMATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENSE AND ITS BUREAUS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2022-11-28

Primary Referral: NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2022-11-28

HB06377
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-11-24

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS OF MEMBERS OF THE RESERVE FORCE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Date Read: 2022-11-28

Primary Referral: NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY since 2022-11-28

HB06416
  [Committee Report]
 

Significance: National

Date Filed: 2022-11-28

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-11-29

Primary Referral: RULES

Bill Status: Business for the day on 2022-11-29

 

CO-AUTHORED BILLS 4

HB00099
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT CONVERTING THE MUNICIPALITY OF LILOAN IN THE PROVINCE OF CEBU INTO A COMPONENT CITY TO BE KNOWN AS THE CITY OF LILOAN

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Primary Referral: LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2022-07-26

HB00122
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-06-30

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NEGROS OCCIDENTAL HEART, LUNG AND KIDNEY CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-07-26

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2022-07-26

HB00999
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-04

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE BACOLOD-NEGROS HEART AND KIDNEY CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS TEHREFOR

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Primary Referral: HEALTH

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2022-07-27

HB01043
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: Local

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A DISTRICT ENGINEERING OFFICE IN THE FIRST LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT OF THE PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Primary Referral: PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2022-07-27

 

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

CommitteePosition
1. AppropriationsVice Chairperson 
2. Legislative FranchisesVice Chairperson 
3. National Defense And SecurityVice Chairperson 
4. Basic Education And CultureMember for the Majority 
5. Economic AffairsMember for the Majority 
6. EnergyMember for the Majority 
7. HealthMember for the Majority 
8. Higher And Technical EducationMember for the Majority 
9. Information And Communications TechnologyMember for the Majority 
10. Inter-parliamentary Relations And DiplomacyMember for the Majority 
11. ReforestationMember for the Majority 
12. Revision Of LawsMember for the Majority 
13. Suffrage And Electoral ReformsMember for the Majority 
14. TourismMember for the Majority 
15. Trade And IndustryMember for the Majority 
16. TransportationMember for the Majority 
17. Visayas DevelopmentMember for the Majority 
18. Ways And MeansMember for the Majority