Positions in the Senate (16th Congress)

Chairman, Committee on National Defense and Security

Chairman, Committee on Civil Service and Government Reorganization

Chairman, Oversight Committee on Intelligence

Chairman, Oversight Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction

Chairman, Oversight Committee on the AFP Modernization

Co-Chairman, Oversight Committee on the Visiting Forces Agreement

Vice Chairman, Committee on Climate Change

Vice Chairman, Committee on Constitutional Amendments

Vice Chairman, Committee on Cultural Communities

Vice Chairman, Committee on Government Corporations and Public Enterprises

Vice Chairman, Committee on Local Government

Vice Chairman, Committee on Tourism

Chairman, Committee on Agrarian Reform
(Commission on Appointments)

Vice Chairman, Committee on Foreign Relations
(Commission on Appointments)