House Bill No. 7241, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PROCEDURE FOR REGISTRATION OF VOTERS AND ADOPTING A SYSTEM OF ONLINE REGISTRATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 22, 23, 24, 29, 32, 33 AND 45 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8189, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "VOTER'S REGISTRATION ACT OF 1996"
Short Title
AMENDING SECTIONS REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8189 (VOTER'S REGISTRATION ACT OF 1996)
Congress Author
Date filed
February 21, 2023

House Bill No. 7325, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA OF FILIPINO SEAFARERS
Short Title
MAGNA CARTA OF FILIPINO SEAFARERS
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7354, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING EVACUATION CENTERS IN EVERY CITY AND MUNICIPALITY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
ESTABLISHING EVACUATION CENTERS IN EVERY CITY AND MUNICIPALITY
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7027, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING PREFERENTIAL APPOINTMENT TO APPOINTIVE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES HOLDING VALID APPOINTMENTS TO THE NEW POSITIONS IN THE APPROVED STAFFING PATTERN FOLLOWING A GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE, SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6656
Short Title
AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6656 (PREFERENTIAL APPOINTMENT TO APPOINTIVE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES)
Date filed
February 1, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7355, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NEGROS ISLAND REGION, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
NEGROS ISLAND REGION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7240, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT RIGHTSIZING THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT TO IMPROVE PUBLIC SERVICE DELIVERY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
NATIONAL GOVERNMENT RIGHTSIZING ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
February 21, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7363, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP BY ESTABLISHING A SUSTAINABLE FINANCING PROGRAM FOR MICRO AND SMALL ENTERPRISES THROUGH THE PONDO SA PAGBABAGO AT PAG-ASENSO PROGRAM, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
PONDO SA PAGBABAGO AT PAG-ASENSO ACT (P3)
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7370, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING A TRIPARTITE COUNCIL TO ADDRESS UNEMPLOYMENT, UNDEREMPLOYMENT, AND THE JOB-SKILLS MISMATCH PROBLEM IN THE COUNTRY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
TRIPARTITE COUNCIL FOR UNEMPLOYMENT, UNDEREMPLOYMENT, AND JOB-SKILLS MISMATCH PROBLEM
Congress Author
Date filed
March 1, 2023

House Bill No. 7400, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AN ENTERPRISE-BASED EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM TO STRENGTHEN TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
ENTERPRISE-BASED EDUCATION AND TRAINING (EBET) PROGRAM ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 2, 2023

House Bill No. 7540, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE SPECIAL PROGRAM IN CREATIVE ARTS FOR JUNIOR AND SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
SPECIAL PROGRAM IN THE CREATIVE ARTS ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 8, 2023

House Bill No. 7535, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT GRANTING ADDITIONAL BENEFITS TO FILIPINO CENTENARIANS, RECOGNIZING OCTOGENARIANS AND NONAGENARIANS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10868, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CENTENARIANS ACT OF 2016"
Short Title
GRANTING ADDITIONAL BENEFITS TO CENTENARIANS, OCTOGENARIANS AND NONAGENARIANS
Congress Author
Date filed
March 8, 2023

House Bill No. 7751, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING SPECIALTY CENTERS IN HOSPITALS UNDER THE DIRECT SUPERVISION AND CONTROL OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SPECIALTY CENTERS ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 21, 2023

House Bill No. 7721, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT MANDATING THE TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING AND LIVELIHOOD PROGRAMS SPECIFICALLY FOR REHABILITATED DRUG DEPENDENTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
TVET AND LIVELIHOOD PROGRAMS FOR REHABILITATED DRUG DEPENDENTS
Congress Author
Date filed
March 21, 2023

House Bill No. 7744, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ENHANCING THE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF FILIPINO PROFESSIONALS AS AN INTEGRAL COMPONENT OF CAREER PROGRESSION AND SPECIALIZATION PROGRAMS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10912, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 2016"
Short Title
ENHANCING THE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF FILIPINO PROFESSIONALS
Congress Author
Date filed
March 21, 2023

House Bill No. 8162, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL LAND USE POLICY, PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE NATIONAL LAND USE COMMISSION, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
NATIONAL LAND USE ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
May 17, 2023

House Bill No. 7767, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ADOPTING INTEGRATED COASTAL MANAGEMENT AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR THE HOLISTIC AND SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF COASTAL AND RELATED ECOSYSTEMS AND THE RESOURCES THEREIN FROM RIDGE-TO REEF, ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COASTAL GREENBELT ACTION PLAN, OTHER SUPPORTING MECHANISMS FOR IMPLEMENTATION, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
INTEGRATED COASTAL MANAGEMENT ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 23, 2023

House Bill No. 8009, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT DEFINING ELECTRONIC VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN, PROVIDING PROTECTIVE MEASURES, AND PRESCRIBING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9262, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "ANTI-VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN ACT OF 2004"
Short Title
EXPANDED ANTI-VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN (E-VAWC) ACT
Date filed
May 10, 2023

House Bill No. 7922, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A VOUCHER SYSTEM FOR POOR AND ACADEMICALLY QUALIFIED STUDENTS OF PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS AND PRIVATE TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10931, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO QUALITY TERTIARY EDUCATION ACT"
Short Title
UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO QUALITY TERTIARY EDUCATION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
May 3, 2023

House Bill No. 7939, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT RATIONALIZING THE DISABILITY PENSION OF VETERANS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6948, ENTITLED, "AN ACT STANDARDIZING AND UPGRADING THE BENEFITS FOR MILITARY VETERANS AND THEIR DEPENDENTS," AS AMENDED
Short Title
RATIONALIZING THE DISABILITY PENSION OF VETERANS
Congress Author
Date filed
May 5, 2023

House Bill No. 8203, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT MODERNIZING THE BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION BY DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, FURTHER PROFESSIONALIZING ITS ORGANIZATION, UPGRADING THE COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS OF ITS OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
IMMIGRATION MODERNIZATION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7941, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROMOTING THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE BAMBOO INDUSTRY BY STRENGTHENING THE PHILIPPINE BAMBOO INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, CREATING THE BAMBOO INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER, PROVIDING INCENTIVES FOR BAMBOO PLANTATION DEVELOPMENT, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
PHILIPPINE BAMBOO INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
May 8, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7942, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN AGRICULTURE INFORMATION SYSTEM IN ALL CITIES AND MUNICIPALITIES
Short Title
AGRICULTURE INFORMATION SYSTEM ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
May 8, 2023

House Bill No. 1365, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT EXPANDING THE COVERAGE OF REPUBLIC ACT 9262 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "˜AN ACT DEFINING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND THEIR CHILDREN, PROVIDING FOR THEIR PROTECTIVE MEASURES FOR VICTIMS, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Date filed
July 6, 2022

House Bill No. 4088, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT GRANTING ADDITIONAL HEALTH CARE, RETIREMENT, DEATH BENEFITS, AND OTHER PRIVILEGES TO FILIPINO OLYMPIANS, NATIONAL ATHLETES, COACHES, AND, TRAINERS AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10699 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT OF AN ACT EXPANDING THE COVERAGE OF INCENTIVES GRANTED TO NATIONAL ATHLETES AND COACHES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Date filed
August 25, 2022

House Bill No. 4296, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING A MANDATORY POSITION FOR A HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT OFFICER IN EACH MUNICIPALITY, CITY AND PROVINCE DEFINING THE POWERS AND DUTIES, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 443, 454 AND 463 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991
Date filed
August 31, 2022

House Bill No. 6740, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INCLUDING TAGUM CITY, THE ISLAND GARDEN CITY OF SAMAL, AND THE MUNICIPALITIES OF ASUNCION, KAPALONG, NEW CORELLA, SAN ISIDRO AND TALAINGOD, IN THE PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE, AND THE MUNICIPALITY OF MACO, IN THE PROVINCE OF DAVAO DE ORO TO THE FRANCHISE AREA OF THE DAVAO LIGHT AND POWER COMPANY, INC., AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11515, ENTITLED "AN ACT EXTENDING FOR ANOTHER TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO THE DAVAO LIGHT AND POWER COMPANY, INC., UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8960, ENTITLED 'AN ACT FURTHER EXTENDING THE TERM OF THE FRANCHISE GRANTED TO DAVAO LIGHT AND POWER COMPANY, INC. TO CONSTRUCT, OPERATE AND MAINTAIN AN ELECTRIC LIGHT, HEAT AND POWER SYSTEM IN DAVAO CITY AND THE MUNICIPALITIES OF CARMEN, PANOBO, DUJALI AND SANTO TOMAS, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE, FOR A PERIOD OF TWENTY-FIVE (25) YEARS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"
Date filed
January 9, 2023

House Bill No. 8250, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWO (2) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE ISLAND GARDEN CITY OF SAMAL AND IN THE CITY OF PANABO, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(L) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION (PANABO, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE)
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023

House Bill No. 8251, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING FOUR (4) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT AND FOUR (4) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF ORMOC, PROVINCE OF LEYTE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(I) AND SECTION 29 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION (ORMOC, PROVINCE OF LEYTE)
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023

House Bill No. 8254, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING FIVE (5) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF ROSARIO AND SAN JUAN, PROVINCE OF BATANGAS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(E) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL REGION (ROSARIO AND SAN JUAN, PROVINCE OF BATANGAS)
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023

House Bill No. 8256, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THREE (3) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT AND TWO (2) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE METROPOLITAN TRIAL COURT IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF NAVOTAS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(D) AND SECTION 27 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL JUDICIAL REGION (CITY OF NAVOTAS)
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023

House Bill No. 8257, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWO (2) ADDITIONAL SHARI'A JUDICIAL DISTRICTS COMPRISING THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION AND THE CENTRAL VISAYAS REGION, CREATING SHARI'A DISTRICT COURTS AND SHARI'A CIRCUIT COURTS THEREIN, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 138, 147, AND 150 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1083, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CODE OF MUSLIM PERSONAL LAWS OF THE PHILIPPINES", AS AMENDED
Short Title
SHARI'A DISTRICT COURTS AND SHARI'A CIRCUIT COURTS (NCR AND THE CENTRAL VISAYAS REGION)
Congress Author
Date filed
May 22, 2023