Proposed Senate Resolution No. 218, 15th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO DETERMINE WHETHER SENATE CONCURRENCE IN THE RATIFICATION OF INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANIZATION CONVENTION NO. 169, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE INDIGENOUS AND TRIBAL PEOPLE'S CONVENTION, 1989, TAKING INTO CONSIDERATION ITS BENEFITS AND LEGAL, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL IMPLICATIONS GIVEN THE PRESENT CIRCUMSTANCES AND THE EXISTING INDIGENOUS PEOPLE'S RIGHTS ACT, WOULD SERVE THE INTERESTS OF OUR COUNTRY

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 626, 15th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE PROPER SENATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGATIONS FROM AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL THAT INDIGENOUS PEOPLE IN MINING COMMUNITIES IN SURIGAO DEL NORTE ARE AT RISK OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS DUE TO THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT'S PLAN OF DEPLOYING CIVILIAN MILITIAS TO AUGMENT SECURITY AT PRIVATE MINING OPERATIONS AS A RESPONSE TO THE RECENT ATTACKS FROM FORCES FROM THE NEW PEOPLE'S ARMY

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 146, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEES ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES; AND CULTURAL COMMUNITIES TO INQUIRE, LOOK INTO AND INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE ALLEGED LARGE-SCALE ILLEGAL MINING OPERATIONS IN LA FRATERNIDAD, TUBAY, AGUSAN DEL NORTE BY A CERTAIN SR METALS, INC. WITHOUT FIRST SECURING THE REQUIRED CONSENT FROM THE AFFECTED INDIGENOUS PEOPLE (IP) WITHIN THE COVERED ANCESTRAL DOMAIN LAND BEING EXPLOITED AS EMBODIED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF R.A. NO. 8371 OR THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLE REFORM ACT (IPRA), WITH THE END IN VIEW OF DETERMINING IF THERE WERE EXPLICIT VIOLATIONS OF THE LAW AND DEPRIVATION OF THE RIGHTFUL SHARE OF CONCERNED INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITY (ICC) TO THE MINERAL RESOURCES EXTRACTED FROM THE TRIBE'S ANCESTRAL DOMAIN

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 147, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO INQUIRE AND LOOK INTO, IN THE SEAT FOR SECTORAL REPRESENTATIVES FOR WOMEN, AGRICULTURAL OR INDUSTRIAL WORKERS AND OTHER SECTORS SUCH AS THE URBAN POOR, INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES OR DISABLED PERSONS IN THE CITY AND MUNICIPAL SANGGUNIANS AS MANDATED BY THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991 THUS, DEPRIVING THEIR RIGHTS TO BE HEARD AND FURTHER ITS INTERESTS IN THE SOCIETY

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 213, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON CULTURAL COMMUNITIES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE CONTINUING DISPLACEMENT AND HARASSMENT OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN THE PROVINCES OF SURIGAO DEL SUR, AGUSAN DEL SUR, DAVAO ORIENTAL AND COMPOSTELA VALLEY DUE TO THE RAMPANT LOGGING OPERATIONS OF PICOP RESOURCES, INC., WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING REMEDIAL LEGISLATION

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 328, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON CULTURAL COMMUNITIES TO INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE MINING EXPLORATION ACTIVITY IN THE DECLARED PROTECTED SEASCAPE AND LANDSCAPE IN PUJADA BAY, COVERING THE VILLAGE OF MACAMBOL IN THE CAPITAL CITY OF MATI, AND MT. HAMIGUITAN IN DAVAO ORIENTAL, THAT THREATENS THE LIFE AND LIVELIHOOD OF THE MANDAYA TRIBE RESIDING IN THE AREA AND TO REVIEW THE UNCHECKED ISSUANCE OF THE MINERAL PRODUCTION SHARING AGREEMENT (MPSA) EVEN WITH QUESTIONABLE FREE PRIOR INFORMED CONSENT (FPIC) FROM THE AFFECTED INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 161, 13th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON CULTURAL COMMUNITIES; ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES; LOCAL GOVERNMENT; AND TOURISM, TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGED DISPLACEMENT OF THE INDIGENOUS ATI TRIBE OF BORACAY ISLAND, MALAY, AKLAN, DUE TO THE REPORTED RAMPANT SELLING OF PARCELS OF LAND FORMING PART OF THEIR ANCESTRAL BORACAY ISLAND AS A PRIME TOURIST ZONE

Senate Bill No. 2398, 14th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES IMPOSED AGAINST FAILURE TO SECURE AN ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE FOR UNDERTAKINGS IN ANCESTRAL DOMAINS AND OTHER CRITICAL AREAS OR FOR VIOLATIONS OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS THEREOF, THEREBY AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 1586 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
ENVIRONMENTAL CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE
Author
Date filed
November 6, 2008

Senate Bill No. 850, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT REQUIRING EVERY OFFICER AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES TO UNDERGO AN ORIENTATION COURSE ON THE CULTURE, LANGUAGE, DIALECT, WAY OF LIVING, HABIT, TRADITION AND THE LIKE OF THE CULTURAL COMMUNITIES WHERE THEY ARE DEPLOYED OR TO BE POSTED
Short Title
ORIENTATION COURSE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES
Date filed
July 17, 2013

Senate Bill No. 970, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT TO PRESCRIBE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PILOT TRIBAL COMMUNITIES AND/OR HOUSING IN EACH AND EVERY REGION IN THE PHILIPPINES, INCLUDING METRO MANILA, WHICH SHALL SERVE AS MODEL HUMAN SETTLEMENTS THAT WILL ADHERE, TO EXTENT PRACTICABLE, TO THE CULTURE AND TRADITIONS OF THE NATIONAL TRIBAL COMMUNITIES, WHILE PROVIDING THE BASIC CONVENIENCES OF MODERN LIVING, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
PILOT TRIBAL COMMUNITIES ACT OF 2013
Date filed
July 22, 2013

Senate Bill No. 1426, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT EXTENDING THE PERIOD FOR INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES/INDIGENOUS PEOPLES TO EXERCISE THE OPTION TO SECURE TITLE TO THEIR ANCESTRAL LANDS UNDER LAND REGISTRATION ACT 496 AND GRANTING A NEW FIVE (5) YEAR PERIOD TO THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (NCIP) TO TAKE APPROPRIATE LEGAL ACTION FOR THE CANCELLATION OF OFFICIALLY DOCUMENTED TITLES WHICH WERE ILLEGALLY ACQUIRED, AMENDING FOR PURPOSE SECTIONS 12 AND 64 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8371, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES RIGHTS ACT OF 1997
Short Title
INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES/INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
Date filed
August 29, 2013

Senate Bill No. 2013, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT GRANTING THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (NCIP) A NEW TEN (10) YEAR PERIOD WITHIN WHICH TO TAKE APPROPRIATE LEGAL ACTION FOR THE CANCELLATION OF OFFICIALLY DOCUMENTED TITLES WHICH WERE ILLEGALLY ACQUIRED, AS PROVIDED UNDER SECTION 64 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8371, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'AN ACT TO RECOGNIZE, PROTECT AND PROMOTE THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES/ INDIGENOUS PEOPLES, CREATING THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE, ESTABLISHING IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES'
Short Title
NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES (NCIP)
Date filed
November 12, 2013

Senate Bill No. 2524, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT MANDATING THE NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES TO PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION, FOOD AND NON-MONETARY ASSISTANCE TO INDIGENT LITIGANTS WHO ARE MEMBERS OF INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES WHILE IN ATTENDANCE OF HEARINGS OR PROCEEDINGS IN THE NCIP
Short Title
NATIONAL COMMISSION ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
Date filed
December 17, 2014

Senate Bill No. 2580, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT PROTECTING AND STRENGTHENING THE INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY CONSERVED AREAS, RECOGNIZING THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO BIODIVERSITY CONSERVATION, ESTABLISHING FOR THE PURPOSE THE NATIONAL ICCA REGISTRY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY CONSERVED AREAS ACT OF 2014
Date filed
January 22, 2015