AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE BALIK SCIENTIST PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSE
BALIK SCIENTIST ACT
July 31, 2017
Legislative Status Date
Session Sequence No.
Conference committee requested by SENATE (1/29/2018)
Date Parliamentary status Senator(s) 8/2/2017 Sponsorship Speech Aquino IV, Paolo Benigno "Bam" 8/7/2017 Co-Sponsorship Speech Ejercito, Joseph Victor G.Poe, Grace L. 8/30/2017 Period of Interpellation Closed 11/21/2017 Interpellation Recto, Ralph G.Gordon, Richard J. 11/21/2017 Period of Amendment Closed 11/21/2017 Period of Interpellation Closed 11/21/2017 Period of Individual Amendments 11/21/2017 Period of Individual Amendments Closed 3/20/2018 Sponsorship Speech on the Conference Committee Report Aquino IV, Paolo Benigno "Bam"
Type of vote
Third Reading (11/27/2017)
Voted Yes Voted No Angara, Juan Edgardo "Sonny" M.Binay, Maria Lourdes Nancy S.Drilon, Franklin M.Ejercito, Joseph Victor G.Gatchalian, Sherwin T.Honasan II, Gregorio B.Hontiveros, RisaPimentel, Aquilino Koko III L.Poe, Grace L.Recto, Ralph G.Sotto III, Vicente C.Villanueva, JoelZubiri, Juan Miguel F.
Entitled: AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE BALIK SCIENTIST PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSE [ SECOND REGULAR SESSION, 17TH CONGRESS ] [ 2017 ] 7/31/2017 Prepared and submitted jointly by the Committees on SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, WAYS AND MEANS and FINANCE with Senators PAOLO BENIGNO "BAM" AQUINO IV, GRACE L. POE and JOSEPH VICTOR G. EJERCITO as authors per Committee Report No. 143, recommending its approval in substitution of SBNos. 1183, 1324 and 1356; 8/1/2017 Committee Report Calendared for Ordinary Business; 8/1/2017 Sponsor: Senator PAOLO BENIGNO "BAM" AQUINO IV; 8/2/2017 Transferred from the Calendar for Ordinary Business to the Calendar for Special Order; 8/2/2017 Sponsorship speech of Senator PAOLO BENIGNO "BAM" AQUINO IV; 8/2/2017 Senators AQUILINO KOKO III L. PIMENTEL, JUAN MIGUEL F. ZUBIRI, JOEL VILLANUEVA and RICHARD J. GORDON were made co-authors; 8/2/2017 Senator SHERWIN T. GATCHALIAN manifested his intention to be made coauthor of SBN-1533; 8/7/2017 Co-sponsorship speech of Senators JOSEPH VICTOR G. EJERCITO and GRACE L. POE; 8/15/2017 Letter from Senator CYNTHIA A. VILLAR dated August 7, 2017, requesting that she be made coauthor and cosponsor of SBN-1533, received by the LBIS; 11/21/2017 Interpellation of Senators RALPH G. RECTO and RICHARD J. GORDON; 11/21/2017 Period of interpellation closed; 11/21/2017 Period of individual amendments; 11/21/2017 Period of individual amendments closed; 11/21/2017 Approved on Second Reading with Amendments; 11/22/2017 Printed copies were distributed to the Senators; 11/27/2017 Approved on Third Reading; 11/27/2017 In favor: (13) Senators JUAN EDGARDO "SONNY" M. ANGARA, MARIA LOURDES NANCY S. BINAY, FRANKLIN M. DRILON, JOSEPH VICTOR G. EJERCITO, SHERWIN T. GATCHALIAN, GREGORIO B. HONASAN II, RISA HONTIVEROS, AQUILINO KOKO III L. PIMENTEL, GRACE L. POE, RALPH G. RECTO, VICENTE C. SOTTO III, JOEL VILLANUEVA and JUAN MIGUEL F. ZUBIRI; 11/27/2017 Against: (None) ; 11/27/2017 Abstention: (None) ; 11/29/2017 Sent to the House of Representatives requesting for concurrence; [ 2018 ] 1/31/2018 Senate requested the House of Representatives for a conference on the disagreeing provisions of SBN-1533 and HBN-5792, designating Senators Aquino, Binay, Ejercito, Gordon and Pangilinan as its conferees to the Bicameral Conference Committee on January 29, 2018; 2/1/2018 House of Representatives informed the Senate it designated Representatives Aumentado, Yu, Salceda, Velarde Jr., Sambar, Nieto, Belaro Jr. and Arcillas as its conferees to the Bicameral Conference Committee on the disagreeing provisions of HBN-5792 and SBN-1533 on January 30, 2018;(See: O.B. dated February 5, 2018) 2/27/2018 House of Representatives designated Representatives Allen Jesse C. Mangaoang and Edward Vera Perez as additional conferees to the Bicameral Conference Committee on the disagreeing provisions of HBN-5792 and SBN-1533 on February 20, 2018; 3/20/2018 Conference Committee Report on the disagreeing provisions of SBN-1533 and HBN-5792, submitted to the Senate, recommending that SBN-1533, in consolidation with HBN-5792 be approved as reconciled; 3/20/2018 Sponsorship speech on the conference committee report of Senator PAOLO BENIGNO "BAM" AQUINO IV; 3/20/2018 Conference Committee Report Approved by the Senate; 3/21/2018 Conference Committee Report Approved by the House of Representatives; (See: O.B. dated May 22, 2018) 5/2/2018 Letter for Speaker Pantaleon D. Alvarez, dated April 25, 2018, transmitting nine (9) enrolled copies of the consolidated version of SBN-1533 and HBN-5792 for the signature of the Speaker and the Secretary General of the House of Representatives; 5/17/2018 Letter from Secretary General Atty. Cesar S. Pareja, dated May 15, 2018, returning eight(8) enrolled copies of the consolidated version of SBN-1533 and HBN-5792 which were signed by the Speaker and the Secretary General of the House of Representatives; 5/21/2018 Enrolled copies of SBN-1533 and HBN-5792, sent to the Office of the President of the Philippines through PLLO for the signature and approval of His Excellency, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte; 8/1/2018 Approved and signed into law, in consolidation with HBN-5792, by the President of the Philippines, His Excellency President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on June 15, 2018, and became 8/1/2018 REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11035 (Pursuant to paragraph g, Sec. 7, Rule V of the Rules of the Senate, R.A.No. 11035 (SBN-1533/HBN-5792) with the pertinent documents transmitted to the Legislative Records and Archives Service for safekeeping and preservation on December 4, 2018) (The legislative history/plenary deliberations is prepared by the INDEXING, MONITORING AND LIS SECTION, LEGISLATIVE BILLS AND INDEX SERVICE; The data entry on committee meetings is prepared by the Committee Affairs Bureau)
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