House Bills and Resolutions

  1. HB01027
    [Text as filed, 571 kB]

    AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTHCARE FACILITIES TO PROVIDE A PRICE LIST OF ITS HEALTHCARE SERVICES INCLUDING INCIDENTAL EXPENSES AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES THAT CAN BE CHARGED IN THE MEDICAL BILL

    Status: Substituted by HB03727

  2. HB01028
    [Text as filed, 249 kB]

    AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 7 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9178 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS BARANGAY MICRO BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (BMBEs)ACT OF 2002 TO EXEMPT BMBEs FROM LOCAL TAXES ON BUSINESS

    Status: Substituted by HB04595

  3. HB01029
    [Text as filed, 275 kB]

    AN ACT TO ESTABLISH WARDS IN GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS FOR THE HEALTH CARE NEEDS OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (OFWs)

    Status: Pending with the Committee on HEALTH since 2013-07-29

  4. HB01030
    [Text as filed, 694 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NO CALLS AND NO TEXT REGISTRATION SYSTEM

    Status: Substituted by HB03972

  5. HB01031
    [Text as filed, 394 kB]

    AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 5 AND 8 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8484, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ACCESS DEVICES REGULATION ACT OF 1998″, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Substituted by HB05417

  6. HB01032
    [Text as filed, 182 kB]

    AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF RIZAL MEDICAL CENTER IN PASIG CITY FROM THREE HUNDRED (300) TO FOUR HUNDRED (400) BEDS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Approved by the House on 2014-05-19, transmitted to the Senate on 2014-05-21 and received by the Senate on 2014-05-21

  7. HB01033
    [Text as filed, 3 MB]

    Philippine Immigration Act Of 2013

    Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2015-03-16

  8. HB01285
    [Text as filed, 810 kB]

    AN ACT TO AMEND REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED FORTY-ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-SIX, ENTITLED “AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL RAILWAYS, PRESCRIBING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES, AND PROVIDING FOR THE NECESSARY FUNDS FOR ITS OPERATIONS”, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED SIXTY-THREE AND SIXTY SIX AND PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NUMBERED SEVEN HUNDRED FORTY ONE

    Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2014-01-29

  9. HB01286
    [Text as filed, 863 kB]

    AN ACT STANDARDIZING THE TITLES, SIGN BOARDS AND MARKERS FOR GOVERNMENT PROPERTY, PROGRAMS AND/OR PROJECTS

    Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2013-07-29

  10. HB01287
    [Text as filed, 552 kB]

    AN ACT TO AMEND ARTICLE 217 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE MAKING THE FAILURE TO LIQUIDATE CASH ADVANCES WITHIN THE PERIOD PROVIDED THEREIN PRIMA FACIE PROOF OF MALVERSATION

    Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2013-07-29

  11. HB01288
    [Text as filed, 563 kB]

    AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 3 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3019, ENTITLED “ANTI-GRAFT AND CORRUPT PRACTICES ACT”

    Status: Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2013-07-29

  12. HB01289
    [Text as filed, 867 kB]

    AN ACT ESTABLISHING A VOLUNTARY STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM BY BANKS AND GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Substituted by HB03617

  13. HB02775
    [Text as filed, 3 MB]

    An act of providing for a comprehensive and unified student financial assistance system for higher and technical education. thereby rationalizing access, appropriating funds therefore and other purposes

    Status: Substituted by HB04591

  14. HB02783
    [Text as filed, 2 MB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING GUIDELINES FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF LOCAL COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Under deliberation by the Mother Committee on 2013-11-20

  15. HB02784
    [Text as filed, 519 kB]

    AN ACT GRANTING FREE COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS TO GRADUATING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES, COLLEGE ENTRANTS OR TRANSFEREES APPLYING FOR ADMISSION IN PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS AND TO UNDERPRIVILEGED GRADUATING PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES, COLLEGE ENTRANTS OR TRANSFEREES APPLYING FOR ADMISSION IN PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

    Status: Under study by the Technical Working Group(TWG) on 2013-11-18

  16. HB02785
    [Text as filed, 946 kB]

    An Act Granting Discounts On Basic And Educational Services To Underprivileged Students In Higher And Technical Education

    Status: Substituted by HB05902

  17. HB02786
    [Text as filed, 1 MB]

    AN ACT EXPANDING ACCESS TO EDUCATIONAL SERVICES BY INSTITUTIONALIZING OPEN LEARNING AND DISTANCE EDUCATION IN HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Substituted by HB04553

  18. HB02982
    [Text as filed, 804 kB]

    AN ACT MANDATING HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS TO PROMOTE THE SAFETY AND SECURITY OF ALL STUDENTS FROM INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL THREATS, THEREBY CREATING A CRIME PREVENTION COMMITTEE

    Status: Substituted by HB03898

  19. HB03392
    [Text as filed, 493 kB]

    AN ACT PRESCRIBING UNIFORM QUALIFICATION STANDARDS FOR COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY FACULTY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Under deliberation by the Mother Committee on 2013-12-11

  20. HB03393
    [Text as filed, 1 MB]

    An Act Ensuring Quality In All Higher Education Institutions Through A Quality Assurance System

    Status: Under deliberation by the Mother Committee on 2013-12-11

  21. HB03405
    [Text as filed, 513 kB]

    AN ACT PENALIZING THE IMPOSITION OF A ‘NO PERMIT, NO EXAM POLICY’ OR ANY SUCH POLICY THAT PROHIBITS STUDENTS IN ALL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS FROM TAKING THEIR PERIODIC, PRELIMS, MIDTERM OR FINAL EXAMINATIONS DUE TO UNPAID TUITION AND OTHER SCHOOL FEES

    Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2014-01-21

  22. HB03575
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 45 kB]

    AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE LADDERIZED INTERFACE BETWEEN TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING AND HIGHER EDUCATION

    Status: Republic Act RA10647 enacted on 2014-11-21

  23. HB03617
    [Text as filed, 743 kB]

    AN ACT ESTABLISHING A VOLUNTARY STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM BY PRIVATE BANKS, PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Approved by the House on 2014-02-03, transmitted to the Senate on 2014-02-04 and received by the Senate on 2014-02-04

  24. HB03727
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 49 kB]

    AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTHCARE FACILITIES TO PROVIDE A PRICE LIST OF ITS HEALTHCARE SERVICES INCLUDING INCIDENTAL EXPENSES AND MEDICAL SUPPLIES THAT CAN BE CHARGED IN THE MEDICAL BILL

    Status: Approved by the House on 2014-02-10, transmitted to the Senate on 2014-02-11 and received by the Senate on 2014-02-11

  25. HB03898
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 38 kB]

    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 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Approved by the House on 2014-02-24, transmitted to the Senate on 2014-02-25 and received by the Senate on 2014-02-25

  26. HB03972
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 42 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NO CALLS AND NO TEXT REGISTRATION SYSTEM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Approved by the House on 2014-03-04, transmitted to the Senate on 2014-03-05 and received by the Senate on 2014-03-05

  27. HB04115
    [Text as filed, 144 kB]

    AN ACT PROTECTING INDIVIDUAL PERSONAL DATA IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS IN THE GOVERNMENT AND IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR, PROVIDING PENALTIES IN VIOLATION THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status:

  28. HB04553
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 58 kB]

    AN ACT EXPANDING ACCESS TO EDUCATIONAL SERVICES BY INSTITUTIONALIZING OPEN DISTANCE LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

    Status: Republic Act RA10650 enacted on 2014-12-09

  29. HB04591
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 125 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE AND UNIFIED STUDENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE SYSTEM FOR HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION, THEREBY RATIONALIZING ACCESS THERETO AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

    Status: House ratified the CC report on 2015-08-04, Senate on 2015-08-03

  30. HB04779
    [Text as filed, 2 MB]

    AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE MINDANAO STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM AS A NATIONAL PEACE UNIVERSITY

    Status: Approved by the Committee on 2015-02-18

  31. HB04860
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 38 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS TO TOP GRADUATES OF ALL PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOLS ENROLLING FOR THEIR FIRST YEAR IN STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

    Status: Republic Act RA10648 enacted on 2014-11-27

  32. HB04878
    [Text as filed, 351 kB]

    AN ACT MANDATING ALL BARANGAYS TO CREATE A REGISTRY OF SKILLED WORKERS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Pending with the Committee on LOCAL GOVERNMENT since 2014-08-26

  33. HB04880
    [Text as filed, 284 kB]

    An Act Amending Section 24 Of The National Internal Revenue Code Of 1997, As Amended, And For Other Purposes

    Status: Pending with the Committee on WAYS AND MEANS since 2014-08-26

  34. HB05036
    [Text as filed, 491 kB]

    AN ACT MANDATING ALL BANKING INSTITUTIONS TO OFFER AN AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINE THEFT INSURANCE TO ALL CLIENTS, PROHIBITING FRAUDULENT CLAIMS RELATIVE THERETO, PROVIDING PENALTIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2014-09-24

  35. HB05069
    [Text as filed, 943 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A BILL OF RIGHTS FOR AIR PASSENGERS

    Status: Pending with the Committee on TRANSPORTATION since 2014-10-20

  36. HB05136
    [Text as filed, 737 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MINIMUM SECURITY STANDARDS FOR AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINE FACILITIES

    Status: Pending with the Committee on BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES since 2014-10-29

  37. HB05376
    [Text as filed, 426 kB]

    AN ACT RECOGNIZING CANADIAN AMERICAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC. AS AN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF INTERNATIONAL CHARACTER, GRANTING CERTAIN PREROGATIVES NECESSARY FOR ITS GROWTH AS SUCH, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Substituted by HB05857

  38. HB05493
    [Text as filed, 1 MB]

    AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE TERTIARY EDUCATION TRANSITION FUND TO DEVELOP AND SUSTAIN TERTIARY EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS DURING THE TRANSITION PERIOD OF THE ENHANCED BASIC EDUCATION ACT OF 2013, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

    Status: Pending with the Committee on HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION since 2015-03-02

  39. HB05762
    [Text as filed, 209 kB]

    AN ACT CONVERTING THE NAGPAYONG HIGH SCHOOL IN BARANGAY PINAGBUHATAN, PASIG CITY INTO A NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL TO BE KNOWN AS NAGPAYONG NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

    Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2015-06-30

  40. HB05857
    [Text of Engrossed Bill, 44 kB]

    AN ACT RECOGNIZING THE CANADIAN AMERICAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC. AS AN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF INTERNATIONAL CHARACTER AND PROVIDING FOR MECHANISMS ON THE GRANT OF CERTAIN PREROGATIVES CONDUCIVE TO ITS GROWTH

    Status: Approved by the House on 2015-08-10, transmitted to the Senate on 2015-08-12 and received by the Senate on 2015-08-12

  41. HB06037
    [Text as filed, 971 kB]

    AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN ‘ARTIST WELFARE PROTECTION AND INFORMATION ACT’, AND PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE PURPOSE

    Status: Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2015-08-25

  42. HR00031
    [Text as filed, 255 kB]

    RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ADEQUACY AND EFFICIENCY OF GOVERNMENT POSTHARVEST SUPPORT TO THE AGRICULTURE SECTOR WITH THE END IN VIEW OF DECREASING POSTPRODUCTION LOSSES THEREBY INCREASING RICE SELF-SUFFICIENCY OF THE COUNTRY

    Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2013-10-14

  43. HR00047
    [Text as filed, 315 kB]

    RESOLUTION INQUIRING AND REQUESTING THE JOINT CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE IDENTIFIED UNDER SECTION 33 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9275 AND OTHER CONCERNED GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO REPORT ON THE STATUS OF THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE LAW AND PROVIDE AN UPDATE ON THE CURRENT CONDITION OF THE WATER SYSTEM IN THE COUNTRY

    Status: Pending with the Committee on ECOLOGY since 2013-10-14

  44. HR00048
    [Text as filed, 193 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE PROPRIETY AND EFFICACY OF AGREEMENTS AND PROJECTS ENTERED INTO PURSUANT TO REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7718, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS “THE PHILIPPINE BOT LAW “, INCLUDING ITS IMPLEMENTATION THE NEED TO AMEND THE PHILIPPINE BOT LAW

    Status: Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS since 2013-10-14

  45. HR00049
    [Text as filed, 244 kB]

    RESOLUTION CREATING A SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2013-07-29

  46. HR00518
    [Text as filed, 202 kB]

    A RESOLUTION URGING HIS EXCELLENCY BENIGNO C. AQUINO III TO PUT UP A SPECIAL FUND FOR THE RENOVATION OF PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS IN REGIONS 6, 7 AND 8 AND OTHER SIMILARLY SITUATED REGIONS, WHICH WERE RAVAGED BY THE ONSLAUGHT OF SUPERTYPHOON ‘YOLAND’

    Status: Substituted by HR01157

  47. HR00574
    [Text as filed, 212 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE NECESSITY OF RESTRUCTURING PUBLIC HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS THROUGH AMALGAMATION

    Status: Under deliberation by the Mother Committee on 2014-01-22

  48. HR00883
    [Committee Report, 86 kB]

    RESOLUTION ORGANIZING THE PHILIPPINES-REPUBLIC OF CHILE PARLIAMENTARIANS’ FRIENDSHIP ASSOCIATION

    Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00115 on 2014-08-05

  49. HR01157
    [Committee Report, 378 kB]

    A RESOLUTION APPEALING TO HIS EXCELLENCY BENIGNO C. AQUINO III TO CAUSE THE IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF FUNDS AND THE COMPLETION OF REPAIR, REHABILITATION AND CONSTRUCTION WORK FOR THE STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AFFECTED BY TYPHOONS “YOLANDA”, “SANTI”, “PABLO”, “LABUYO”, “ODETTE”. “VINTA”, “AGATON” AND ALL OTHER DESTRUCTIVE TYPHOONS IN 2013 AND IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2014, THE BOHOL EARTHQUAKE AND THE ZAMBOANGA SIEGE BEFORE THE OPENING OF CLASSES FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2014-2015

    Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00098 on 2014-06-02

  50. HR01385
    [Text as filed, 199 kB]

    RESOLUTION HONORING AND COMMENDING THE OUTSTANDING TEACHERS OF 2014 AWARDED BY THE METROBANK FOUNDATION, INC.

    Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00124 on 2014-08-26

  51. HR01814
    [Text as filed, 271 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO INQUIRE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE STATE OF TEACHER EDUCATION IN THE COUNTRY, PARTICULARLY ON THE LOW PASSING RATES OF EXAMINEES IN THE LICENSURE EXAMINATION FOR TEACHERS, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF IMPROVING THE QUALITY OF TEACHERS AND THE DELIVERY OF QUALITY EDUCATION

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-01-26

  52. HR01815
    [Text as filed, 190 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO INQUIRE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE STATE OF ON-CAMPUS AND OFF-CAMPUS STUDENT DORMITORIES AND BOARDING HOUSES IN THE COUNTRY WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ADOPTING MEASURES TO ENSURE THE SAFETY AND COMFORT OF STUDENTS

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-01-26

  53. HR01863
    [Text as filed, 243 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE REPORTED LACK OF ADEQUATE PLANTILLA POSITIONS FOR FULL-TIME FACULTY OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES (SUCs), WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ADDRESSING ISSUES AND CONCERNS AFFECTING THE DELIVERY OF QUALITY HIGHER EDUCATION

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-02-03

  54. HR01920
    [Text as filed, 184 kB]

    RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON NUMEROUS REPORTS OF BULLYING IN SCHOOLS INCLUDING THOSE INVOLVING TEACHERS AND STUDENTS, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10627 OR THE ANTI-BULLYING ACT OF 2013

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-02-25

  55. HR01976
    [Text as filed, 284 kB]

    A RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE PROFOUND CONDOLENCE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO THE FAMILY OF RASANNA SANFUEGO, A 16 YEAR OLD FRESHMAN STUDENT OF CAGAYAN STATE UNIVERSITY WHO COMMITTED SUICIDE DUE TO HER ALLEGED FAILURE TO TAKE HER MIDTERM EXAMINATIONS BY REASON OF FINANCIAL CONSTRAINTS, THEREBY DIRECTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, WITH REGARD TO THE POLICIES IMPLEMENTED BY CAGAYAN STATE UNIVERSITY ON THE PAYMENT OF SCHOOL FEES DURING MAJOR EXAMINATIONS LEADING TO SAID SUICIDE AND TO TAKE APPROPRIATE MEASURES THEREON

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-03-16

  56. HR02311
    [Text as filed, 221 kB]

    A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON WAYS AND MEANS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION ON THE APPLICATION OF STRINGENT MEASURES, INCLUDING RANDOM INSPECTIONS, ON BALIKBAYAN BOXES AND URGING THE BUREAU OF CUSTOMS TO RESORT TO X-RAY MACHINES OR OTHER EQUIPMENT IN LIEU OF RANDOM INSPECTION TO ELIMINATE DIRECT HUMAN CONTACT OR INTERVENTION ON THE BOXES TO ENSURE THE ABSENCE OF TAMPERING THEREBY GAINING THE TRUST AND CONFIDENCE OF OUR OFWS ON THE PROCESS

    Status: Pending with the Committee on RULES since 2015-08-25