16th Congress

Bills and Resolutions

SUMMARY OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

RESOLUTION NO. LONG TITLE SHORT TITLE STATUS REMARKS
33 RESOLUTION: DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT CORPORATIONS AND PUBLIC ENTERPRISES AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES OF THE SENATE TO INVESTIGATE, INQUIRE AND LOOK INTO, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE ALLEGED OVERCHARGING BY THE TWO (2) WATER CONCESSIONAIRES PRIMARILY OPERATING IN METRO MANILA, BY PASSING MORE THAN P15 BILLION PESOS OF CORPORATE TAXES AND O THER EXPENSES ON  TO CONSUMERS BETWEEN 2008 TO 2012 WITH THE APPROVAL OF THE METRIPOLITAN WATERWORKS AND SEWERAGE SYSTEM, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF DETERMINING COMPLIANCE WITH THE EXISTING LAWS AND ENACTING REMEDIAL LEGISLATION TO PROTECT THE INTEREST OF CONSUMERS MWSS Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
59 RESOLUTION: DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE OF THE SENATE TO INVESTIGATE, INQUIRE, AND LOOK INTO THE DISPUTE BETWEEN THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF THE CITY OF TAGUIG, SM PRIME AND THE BCDA, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, IN VIEW OF THE FACT THAT SAID DISPUTE MAY DEPRIVE THE AFP AND ITS MODERNIZATION PROGRAM OF FUNDS WHICH WERE SUPPOSED TO BE GENERATED FROM THE USE OF THE PROPERTY LEASED TO SM AURA Resolution: BCDA vs. SM Prime/City of Taguig Filed on 7/16/2013 Withdrawn on 7/18/2013  
99 RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND CMMENDING GRANDMASTER WESLEY SO FOR BRINGING HONOR AND DISTINCTION  TO THE CONTRY BY WINNING  THE GOLD MEDAL IN THE MEN’S CHESS COMPETITIONS OF THE RECENTLY CONCLUDED 27TH SUMMER UNIVERSIADE (WORL UNIVERSITY GAMES) AT THE KAZABN EQUESTRIAN COMPLEX  IN KAZAN, RUSSIA THIS JULY 2013 Resolution Commending Grandmaster Wesley So for Winning the Men’s Chess Competitions at the 27th Summer Universiade Pending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 7/23/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
177 RESOLUTION HONORING AND COMMENDING THE OUTSTANDING PHILIPPINE SOLDIERS (TOPS) OF 2013 AWARDED BY THE METROBANK FOUNDATION, INC. AND THE ROTARY CLUB OF MAKATI METRO Resolution Honoring and Commending the Outstanding Philippine Soldiers (TOPS) 2013 Adopted (Rules) Filed on 8/8/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 Adopted on 9/2/2013  
185 RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING THE COACHING STAFF, OFFIVCIALS AND MEMBERS OF GILAS PILIPINAS NATIONAL TEAM FOR QUALIFYING IN THE 2014 FIBA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP IN SPAIN Resolution Congratulating and Commending Gilas Pilipinas National Team Pending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 8/12/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
210 RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMENDING THE COUNTRY’S OUTSTANDING POLICE OFFICERS IN SERVICE (C.O.P.S)  OF 2013, AWARDED BY THE METROBANK FOUNDATION , INC., THE ROTARY CLUB OF NEW MANILA EAST AND THE PS BANK Resolution Honoring and Commending the Country’s Outstanding Police Officers in Services (COPS) 2013 Adopted (Rules) Filed on 8/28/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Adopted on 9/2/2013  
211 RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON CIVIL SERVICE AND GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO LOOK INTO, INQUIRE, AND INVESTIGATE IN AID OF LEGISLATION , THE RECENT SEA MISHAP INVOLVING THE COLLISION BETWEEN M/V ST. TOMAS OF AQUINAS AND THE CARGO VESSEL M/V SULPICIO EXPRESS 7 OUTSIDE THE CENTRAL PORT OF CEBU, TO REVIEW THE DISTRIBUTION AND ALLOCATION OF POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES BETWEEN AND AMONG THE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES INVOLVED IN MARITIME SAFETY AND TRAVEL WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING REMEDIAL LEGISLATION TO STRENTHEN THE SAFETY STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS ON MARITIME TRANSPORT TRAVEL   Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 08/28/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Second Reading 9/11/2013  

 

JOINT RESOLUTIONS

RESOLUTION NO. LONG TITLE SHORT TITLE STATUS REMARKS
1 JOINT RESOLUTION TO INCREASE THE COMBAT DUTY PAY OF OFFICERS AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) FROM A MINIMUM OF FIVE PER CENTUM (5%) TO A MAXIMUM OF TWENTY-FIVE PER CENTUM (25%) OF THE BASE PAY OF A PRIVATE AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR Joint Resolution: Combat Duty Pay Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/30/2013  
2 JOINT RESOLUTION INCREASINGTHE SUBSISTENCE ALLOWANCE OF ALL OFFICERS AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) AND OF ALL COMMISSIONED AND NON-COMMISSIONED PERSONNEL OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) FROM NINETY PESOS (P90.00) TO ONE HUNDRED AND FIFTY PESOS (P150.00) PER DAY Joint Resolution: Subsistence Allowance of AFP and PNP Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 Public Hearing 8/28/2013 TWG 9/12/2013  

CONCURRENT RESOLUTIONS

RESOLUTION NO. LONG TITLE SHORT TITLE STATUS REMARKS
2 CONCURRENT RESOLUTION PROPOSING THE AMENDMENT OF SECTION 16, ARTICLE VII OF THE 1987 PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTION IN ORDER TO LIMIT THE CONFIRMATION PROCESS OF THE COMMISSION ON APPOINTMENT FOR MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) TO THE POSITIONS OF CHIEF-OF-STAFF OF THE AFP AND SERVICE COMMANDERS OF THE ARMY, AIR FORCE, AND NAVY ONLY Concurrent Resolution: Amending the Constitution Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendmets and Revision of Codes) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  

 

BILLS

BILL NO. LONG TITLE SHORT TITLE STATUS REMARKS
36 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RIGHT OF THE PEOPLE TO INFORMATION ON MATTERS OF PUBLIC CONCERN GUARANTEED UNDER SECTION SEVEN, ARTICLE THREE OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE POLICY OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE OF ALL ITS TRANSACTIONS INVOLVING PUBLIC INTEREST UNDER SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT, ARTICLE TWO OF THE 1987 CONSTITUTION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Freedom of Information Act of 2013 Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3208 – Pending in HOR)  
37 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR THE POOR Magna Carta of the Poor Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3309 – Vetoed by the President)  
38 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POLITICAL PARTY SYSTEM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES The Political Party Development Act of 2013 Approved on Third Reading in the HOR  
39 AN ACT TO DEFINE THE MARITIME ZONES OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES Philippine Maritime Zones Act Pending in the Committee (Foreign Relations) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/23/2013  
40 AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, DEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES; APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Environmental Protection Act Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/23/2013  
158 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODENIZATION OF THE PHILIPPINE ATMOSPHERIC, GEOPHYSICAL AND ASTRONOMICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (PAGASA), PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES The PAGASA Modernization Act of 2013 Approved on Second Reading, without amendments  
159 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE ARCHIPELAGIC SEA LANES IN THE PHILIPPINE ARCHIPELAGIC WATERS, PRESCRIBING THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF FOREIGN SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT EXERCISING THE RIGHT OF ARCHIPELAGIC SEA LANES PASSAGE THROUGH THE ESTABLISHED ARCHIPELAGIC SEA LANES AND PROVIDING FOR THE ASSOCIATED PROTECTIVE MEASURES THEREIN The Philippine Archipelagic Sea Lanes Act Pending in the Committee (Foreign Relations) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013  
160 AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PERSONS ON ACCOUNT OF ETHNIC ORIGIN AND/OR RELIGIOUS BELIEF The Anti-Racial and Religious Discrimination Act of 2013 Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2814 – Pending  
161 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SECURITY OF TENURE FOR ALL CASUAL AND CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT WHO HAVE RENDERED THE Security of Tenure for Casual and Contractual Employees of the Government Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2875 – Pending in the House of Representatives)  
162 AN ACT INCREASING THE QUARTERS ALLOWANCE OF COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Quarters Allowance of Commissioned and Non-Commissioned AFP and PNP Officers Pending in the Committee 9Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013  
163 AN ACT PROVIDING ADDITIONAL RELIEF TO FAMILIES WITH DEPENDENTS, SUPPORTING AGING PARENTS AND DISABLED PERSONS Additional Relief to Families Act of 2013 Pending Conference Committee  
164 AN ACT PROVIDING INCENTIVES FOR THE MANUFACTURE, ASSEMBLY, CONVERSION AND IMPORTATION OF ELECTRIC, HYBRID AND OTHER ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLES, FOR OTHER PURPOSES Electric, Hybrid and other Alternative Fuel Vehicles Incentives Act of 2013 Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2856 – Pending Conference Committee)  
165 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR PROTECTION, SECURITY AND OTHER BENEFITS FOR WHISTLEBLOWERS Whistleblower Protection Act of 2013 Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report [SBN-2860 – Pending Second Reading, Special Order (8/10/2011)]  
166 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PAYMENT OF ARREARS IN THE VETERANS’ PENSIONS AND BENEFITS MANDATED PURSUANT TO REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7696, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT STANDARDIZING AND UPGRADING THE BENEFITS FOR MILITARY VETERANS AND THEIR DEPENDENTS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Military Veterans’ Pensions and Benefits Pending in the Committee 9national Defense and Security) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013  
474 AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNMENT CORPORATE COUNSEL, BY RE-DEFINING, EXPANDING, STRENGTHENING, RATIONALIZING AND FURTHER PROFESSIONALIZING ITS ORGANIZATION, UPGRADING EMPLOYEE BENEFITS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Office of the Government Corporate Counsel Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3358 – Approved on Second Reading, without amendments)  
475 AN ACT INSTITUTING INCLUSIVE EDUCATION THROUGH SPECIAL EDUCATION IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS NATIONWIDE FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH SPECIAL NEEDS AND ESTABLISHMENT OF THE BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION CREATING THE IMPLEMENTING MACHINERY THEREOF, PROVIDING GUIDELINES FOR GOVERNMENT FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND OTHER INCENTIVES AND SUPPORT FOR OTHER PURPOSES Special Education Act Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3002 – Pending Second Reading, Special Order)  
476 AN ACT CREATING THE AMUSEMENT INDUSTRY SAFETY BOARD THEREBY STRENGTHENING THE AMUSEMENT PARKS AND RIDES INDUSTRY, INSTITUTING SAFETY STANDARDS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR Amusement Industry Safety Board Act Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3373 – Pending Second Reading, Special Order)  
477 AN ACT ENHANCING THE TRANSPARENCY OF THE PROCUREMENT PROCESS BY MANDATING THE VIDEO RECORDING OF ALL PROCUREMENT RELATED CONFERENCES, THEREBY AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT REFORM ACT OF 2003”, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Government Procurement Reform Act Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
478 AMENDING SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT ACT ON ITS SCOPE AND APPLICATION Government Procurement Reform Act, Amending Republic Act No. 9184 Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
479 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL ORGANIZATION OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Commission on Human Rights Charter Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2818 – Pending Second Reading, Special Order)  
480 AN ACT INCREASING THE QUARTERS ALLOWANCE OF OFFICERS AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Quarter Allowance of Officers and Enlisted Personnel of the AFP Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 Public Hearing 8/28/2013 TWG 9/12/2013  
481 PHILIPPINE IMMIGRATION ACT OF 2013 Philippine Immigration Act of 2013 Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3401 – Pending Second Reading, Ordinary Business)  
482 AN ACT PROVIDINGFOR A COMPREHENSIVE HAZARDOUS AND RADIOACTIVE WASTES MANAGEMENT, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes Management Act Pending in the Committee (Envirionment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
483 AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE RIGHTS OF GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM (GSIS) MEMBERS, PROVIDING THEM ADDITIONAL REPRESENTATION IN THE GSIS BOARD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES GSIS Members’ Rights and Benefits Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Governmetn Corporations and Public Enterprises) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
484 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A POLICY MECHANISM FOR THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF THE ISLAND OF BORACAY, MUNICIPALITY OF MALAY, PROVINCE OF AKLAN, DEFINING FOR THE PURPOSE THE MODE OF ACQUISITION FOR PARCELS OF LAND WITHIN THE ISLAND CLASSIFIED AS AGRICULTURAL LAND OPEN TO DISPOSITION UNDER PROCLAMATION NO. 1064 AND PROVIDING ENVIRONMENTAL SAFEGUARDS THEREFOR Sustainable Development and Use of the Boracay Island Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3275 – Pending Second Reading, Special Order)  
485 AN ACT DECLARING NOVEMBER 20 OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL CHILDREN’S DAY National Children’s Day Act Pending in the House of Representatives  Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
486 AN ACT REQUIRING MANDATORY COMPUTER EDUCATION IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE HIGH SCHOOLS AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Mandatory Computer Education Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
487 AN ACT INCREASING THE MINIMUM SALARY GRADE OF PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS FROM SALARY GRADE 11 TO 20 AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR Public School Teachers Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
488 AN ACT GIVING TAX CREDIT TO PHYSICIANS RENDERING PRO BONO SERVICES TO POOR PATIENTS Pro Bono Services to Poor Patients Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
489 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A SYSTEM OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT FOR MILITARY PERSONNEL OF THE ACTIVE FORCE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Armed Forces of the Philippines Personnel Management Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
490 AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ICT HUB IN EVERY PROVINCE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES One Philippines Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
491 AN ACT REQUIRING ALL PROVINCES AND HIGHLY-URBANIZED CITIES TO ESTABLISH A SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL Science High School Establishment Act Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
492 AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSES OF HOARDING, PRICE MANIPULATION AND PROFITEETING, DECLARING THE SAME TO BE TANTAMOUNT TO ECONOMIC SABOTAGE; AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR Hoarding, Price Manipulation and Profiteering Offenses (Economic Sabotage) Pending in the Committee 9Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
493 AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MARITIME AFFAIRS PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Department of Maritime Affairs Act Pending in the Committee (Public Services)  Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
494 AN ACT DEFINING “PRIVATE ARMIES AND OTHER ARMED GROUP”, IMPLEMENTING THE CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISION FOR THEIR DISMANTLING, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES The Anti-Private Army Law of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
495 AN ACT TO ENHANCE TRANSPARENCY AND ETHICS IN THE JUDICIARY BY ESTABLISHING AN OFFICER OF INSPECTOR GENERAL FOR THE JUDICIAL BRANCH, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Judicial Transparency and Ethics Enhancement Act Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
496 AN ACT PROVIDING AUTOMATIC PROMOTION OF GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES UPON RETIREMENT FROM GOVERNMENT SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Automatic Promotion of Government Officials and Employees upon Retirement Pending in the Committee 9Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
497 AN ACT MANDATING THE USE OF TRANSACTION WINDOWS AND THE CREATION OF E-SERVICES IN ALL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, MINIMIZING OPPORUNITIES FOR THE COMMISSION OF BRIBERY AND OTHER CORRUPT PRACTICES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Transaction Windows and E-Services Act Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 Second Reading 9/11/2013  
498 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL INSURANCE COVERAGE AND BENEFITS FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES WHO ARE KILLED, WOUNDED OR INJURED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE PREMIUMS AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES AFP Insurance Coverage Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee 9national Defense and Security) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013  
631 AN ACT EXPANDING THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND STRATEGIC STUDIES TO INCLUDE RESEARCH AND FORMULATION OF STRATEGIC OPTIONS FOR NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND SECURITY POLICIES Center for International Relations and Strategic Studies Pending in the Committee (Economic Affairs) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
632 AN ACT INCREASING THE SPECIAL GROUP TERM INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THE MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES, INCLUDING THE MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 352, AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 1965, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Special Group Term Insurance Coverage for the Membership of AFP/PNP Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
633 AN ACT PROMOTING TRANSPARENCY IN GOVERNMENT BY ESTABLISHING A LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE WEBSITE Government Transparency Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
634 AN ACT EXPANDING AND MAXIMIZING THE SCHOLARSHIP GRANTS EXTENDED TO THE FAMILY MEMBERS OF PERSONNEL OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP), ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP), BUREAU OF FIRE PROTECTION (BFP), AND BUREAU OF JAIL MANAGEMENT AND PENOLOGY (BJMP), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6963, ENTITLED “AN ACT GRANTING SPECIAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND BENEFITS TO THE FAMILY OR BENEFICIARY OF ANY POLICE OR MILITARY PERSONNEL OR FIREMAN KILLED OR PERMANENTLY INCAPACITATES WHIL IN THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS DUTY OR BY REASON OF HIS OFFICE OR POSITION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Scholarship Grant Extended to the Family Members of PNP, AFP, BFP and BJMP Pending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
635 AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTY IMPOSED AGAINST POLLUTERS OF NAVIGABLE WATERS BY AMENDING SECTION 7 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 979 PROVIDING FOR THE REVISION OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 600 GOVERNING MARINE POLLUTION Penalty Imposed Against Polluters of Navigable Waters Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
636 AN ACT CREATING PLANTILLA POSITION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR VOLUNTEER TEACHERS WITH AT LEAST FIVE YEARS OF CONTINUOUS SERVICE IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Plantilla Position in the Department of Education for Volunteer Pending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
637 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Comprehensive Student Loan Program of 2013 Pending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
638 AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN SECTIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 6948 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ‘AN ACT STANDARDIZING AND UPGRADING THE BENEFITS FOR MILITARY VETERANS AND THEIR DEPENDENTS’ Standardizing and Upgrading the Benefits for Military Veterans and their Dependents Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
639 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE OPEN LEARNING SYTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE PHILIPPINES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Open Tertiary Education Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
640 AN ACT PROVIDING THAT ALL CONTRACTUAL AND CASUAL EMPLOYEES IN THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE BE PAID THEIR CORRESPONDING WAGES DURING SPCEIAL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Contractual and Casual Employees in the Government Service Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
642 AN ACT ORDINANCE ENSURING THE WELFARE AND PROTECTION OF MINORS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Youth Welfare and Protection Act Pending in the Committee (Youth, Women and Family Relations) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
643 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL INSURANCE COVERAGE AND BENEFITS FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE WHO ARE KILLED, WOUNDED OR INJURED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, PROVIDING FUNDS FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE PREMIUMS AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES PNP Insurance Coverage Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
644 AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES IMPOSED AGAINST CONTRACTORS AND SUBCONTRACTORS WHO VIOLATE ANY MATERIAL PROVISION OF CONTRACTS INVOLVING PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS OF THE GOVERNMENT, AND PUBLIC OFFICIALS WHO ALLOW SUCH VIOLATIONS, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1759 Penalties Imposed against Contractors and Subcontractors who Violate any Material (Presidential Decree No. 1759) Pending in the Committee (Public Works) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
645 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE OCEAN ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Ocean Energy Development Authority Pending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
646 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE WIND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Wind Energy Development Authority Pending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
647 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE SOLAR ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Solar Energy Development Authority Pending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
648 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CHILDREN’S CANCER HOSPITAL OF THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR Children’s Cancer Hospital Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
649 AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Department of Sports Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Amateur Sports Competitiveness) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
650 AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 53, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS “AN ACT TO EXEMPT THE PUBLISHER, EDITOR OR REPORTER OF ANY PUBLICATION FROM REVEALING THE SOURCE OF PUBLISHED NEWS OR INFORMATION OBTAINED IN CONFIDENCE BY INCLUDING WITHIN ITS COVERAGE JOURNALISTS FROM BROADCAST, NEWS AGENCIES AND INTERNET PUBLICATIONS Exempt the Publisher, Editor or Reporter for Revealing the Source of Published News or Information Pending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013  
651 AN ACT PROHIBITING COURT ORDERS, WRITS AND INJUNCTIONS WHICH PREVENT MEDIA REPORTS AND COMMENTARIES ON, OR PUBLICATION OF, PROCEEDINGS SUB JUDICE, EXCEPT UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES Judicial Right to Know Act Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights ) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013)  
652 AN ACT PROMOTING INDUSTRIALIZATION AND FULL EMPLOYMENT BASED ON SOUND AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AND AGRARIAN REFORM Post-Harvest Facilities Support Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013)  
653 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH AN INFANT MORTALITY PROGRAM TO REDUCE THE RATE OF INFANT MORTALITY IN THE COUNTRY PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Infant Mortality Initiative Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013)  
654 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL REGISTRY OF DISEASES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Registry of Diseases Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013)  
655 CONSTITUTING A NATIONAL CAPITAL COMMISSION FOR CAPITAL RELOCATION Capital Transfer/Relocation Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/7/2013 Second Reading 9/11/2013  
788 AN ACT INCREASING THE COMBAT DUTY PAY OF ALL COMMISSIONED AND NON-COMMISSIONED PERSONNEL OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE (PNP) FROM THE CURRENT VALUE THEY ARE RECEIVING TO TWENTY-FIVE PER CENTUM (25%) OF THEIR BASE PAY AND PROVIDING FUNDS T Philippine National Police (PNP) Combat Duty Pay Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
789 AN ACT CONSOLIDATING THE LAWS GRANTING REWARDS TO INFORMERS OF VIOLATIONS OF INTERNAL REVENUE AND CUSTOMS LAWS, REPEALING FOR THIS PURPOSE SECTION 282 OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, SECTION 3513 OF THE TARIFF AND CUSTOMS CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Granting Rewards to Informers of Violations of  Internal Revenue and Custom Laws Pending in the Committee (Ways and Means) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
790 AN ACT GRANTING HAZARD PAY TO COVERED EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Granting Hazard Pay to Covered Employees of the Government  Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
791 AN ACT GRANTING NIGHT SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL PAY TO THE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INCLUDING THOSE IN GOVERNMENT-OWNED AND CONTROLLED CORPORATIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Granting Night Shift Differential Pay to the Government Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
792 AN ACT PROMOTING AND PERMITTING THE USE OF WASTE-TO-ENERGY TECHNOLOGY, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8749, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CLEAN AIR ACT OF 1999 Waste-to-Energy Technology  Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
793 AN ACT INTEGRATING ALL THE NATIONAL, PROVINCIAL, SUB-PROVINCIAL, CITY, AND MUNICIPAL JAILS, PLACING FOR THE PURPOSE THE BUREAU OF CORRECTIONS, PROVINCIAL/SUB-PROVINCIAL JAILS AND THE BUREAU OF JAIL MANAGEMENT AND PENOLOGY UNDER A NEW BUREAU TO BE CALLED THE BUREAU OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Jail Integration Act Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
794 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF DRUG REHABILITATION CENTER IN EVERY REGION OF THE COUNTRY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Establishment of Drug Rehabilitation Center Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
795 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PROTECTION AND CONSERVATION OF ALL OBJECTS UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE IN PHILIPPINE WATERS Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
796 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FORENSIC SCIENCE INSTITUTE IN THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES SYSTEM, DEFINING ITS FUNCTIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Forensic Science Institute Act Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
797 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7309 ENTITLED, AN ACT CREATING A BOARD OF CLAIMS UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF UNJUST IMPRISONMENT OR DETENTION AND VICTIMS OF VIOLENT CRIMES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Board of Claims Creation for Victims of Unjust Imprisonment Pending in the Committee  (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
798  AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSE OF CARNAPPING BY A SYNDICATE AND INCREASING THE PENALTY FOR THE OFFENSE OF CARNAPPING THEREBY AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6539 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-CARNAPPING ACT OF 1972, AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Anti-Carnapping Act Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
799 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Land Transportation Authority (NLTA) Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
800 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION DEVELOPMENT FUND AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Labor Relations Pending in the Committee (labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
801 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE LOCAL MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM National Local Management Information System Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
802 AN ACT TO PROMOTE AGRITOURISM IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Agritourism Promotion Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
803 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODERNIZATION OF FIRE PROTECTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Modernization of Fire Protection Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
804 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE ADULT MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM IN THE COUNTRY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Comprehensive Adult Mental Health Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
805 AN ACT PROVIDING BENEFITS TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES WHO SUFFER ANY INJURY IN THE LINE OF DUTY THAT LEADS TO DISABILITY Public Employee Disability Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee 9Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
806 AN ACT ESTABLISHING INTER-AGENCY ENERGY CONSERVATION COMMITTEE TO DEPLOY COST-EFFECTIVE ENERGY CONSERVATION MEASURES AND TECHNOLOGIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Government Buildings Energy Cost Reduction Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
807 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN INCREASE IN THE SALARY OF GOVERNMENT PHYSICIANS AND ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Government Physicians Salary Increase Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
808 AN ACT TO REMOVE THE MARITIME FUNCTIONS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975 Removing the Maritime Functions of the PNP Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
809 AN ACT PRESCRIBING A HIGHER PENALTY FOR PERSONS IN AUTHORITY AS ACCESSORIES, WHO DIRECTLY CAUSE OR ORDER THE DESTRUCTION OR CONCEALMENT OF VITAL EVIDENCE FOR HEINOUS CRIMES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 19 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE Penalty for Persons in Authority as Accessories to the Crimes Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
810 AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL LIVELIHOOD DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL THEREBY INSTITUTIONALIZING THE LIVELIHOOD MOVEMENT OF THE PHILIPPINES National Livelihood Development Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Rural Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
811 AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSE OF RECKLESS DRIVING AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE COMMISSION THEREOF AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Reckless Driving Offense Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
812 AN ACT TO GIVE EFFECT TO THE CONVENTION ON THE PREVENTION AND PUNISHMENT OF CRIMES AGAINST INTERNATIONALLY PROTECTED PERSONS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Internationally Protected Persons Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
813 AN ACT CREATING THE GOVERNMENT ASSET MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Government Asset Management Act Pending in the Committee (Government Corporation and Public Enterprise) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
814 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL CANCER CENTER TO BE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL CANCER CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Philippine National Cancer Center Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
815 AN ACT INTEGRATING ALL AGENCIES AND OFFICES ON VETERANS WELFARE, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE PHILIPPINE VETERANS AUTHORITY (PVA), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Veterans Authority Pending in the Committee (National Dxefense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
816 AN ACT TO RESTORE THE PHILIPPINE COAST GUARD (PCG) OF ITS AUTHORITY AND RESPONSIBILITY TO PERFORM SHIP SAFETY INSPECTION SERVICES AND CARRY OUT OTHER SHIP SAFETY ENFORCEMENT FUNCTIONS, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9993, PROVIDING PENALTIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Maritime Safety Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
817 AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN INDEPENDENT BROADCAST SYSTEM IN THE COUNTRY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Public Service Broadcast System Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
818 AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Department of Information and Communications Technology Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Science and Technology) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
819 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (EMA), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10121, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Emergency Management Agency Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 Public Hearing 9/5/2013 TWG 9/26/2013  
820 AN ACT AUTHORIZING GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH) TO RETAIN AND UTILIZE ALL THEIR INCOME AND INTEREST DERIVED FROM DEPOSITS, FOR MAINTENANCE AND OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES, CAPITAL OUTLAYS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Authorizing Government Hospitals to Utilize their Income for Operating  Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
821 AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE YOUNG FARMERS PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Young Farmers Program Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
822 AN ACT PROHIBITING THE IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF STALACTITES AND STALAGMITES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 9072, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE NATIONAL CAVE RESOURCES MANAGEMENT AND PROTECTION ACT National Cave Resources Management Protection Act Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
823 AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN EDUCATION PRINTING OFFICE Education Printing Office Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
824 AN ACT TO STABILIZE THE SUGAR INDUSTRY BY ESTABLISHING THE SUGAR INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND STABILIZATION FUND AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Sugar Industry Stabilization Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
825 AN ACT REQUIRING THE FULL DISCLOSURE OF ALL ENTITIES AND ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVING GOVERNMENT FUNDS THRU A SEARCHABLE DATABASE WEBSITE Government Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
826 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COST SHARING SCHEME TO PROVIDE FOR A HOSPITAL CARE PROGRAM IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Cost Sharing (Hospital Care Program) Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
827 AN ACT GRANTING COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDENTS WHO GRADUATED AS VALEDICTORIANS AND SALUTATORIANS FROM PUBLIC AND STATE SUPPORTED HIGHSCHOOLS IN THE PHILIPPINES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Granting College Scholarship to Students who Graduated as Valedictorian Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
828 AN ACT INSTITUTING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL RAILWAY AUTHORITY AND FOR Philippine National Railway Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Government Corporation and Public Enterprise) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
829 AN ACT CREATING THE OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS PENSION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Overseas Filipino Workers Pension Pending in the Committee (Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
830 ESTABLISHING VETERANS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER IN LVM Veterans Memorial Medical Centers in LVM Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
831 AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING PRIVATE LAND FORESTRY TO ENHANCE REFORESTATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Private Land Forestry and Incentive Act Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
832 AN ACT CREATING A POSITION OF RURAL DENTIST IN EVERY RURAL HEALTH UNIT UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Rural Dentist in Every Rural Health Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
833 AN ACT TO PROMOTE DONATIONS IN GOOD FAITH OF MEDICINES, FOOD PRODUCTS OR SUPPLIES BY ESTABLISHMENTS AND OTHER ENTITIES, INCLUDING INDIVIDUALS, BY EXEMPTING THEM FROM ANY FORM OF LIABILITY ARISING THEREFROM Good Samaritan Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Development)  Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
834 REQUIRING ALL GRADUATING ELEMENTARY, HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS TO PLANT AT LEAST TEN (10) TREES EACH AS A PREREQUISITE FOR GRADUATION AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Graduation Legacy for the Environment Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013  
896 GRANTING RETIREMENT, HEALTH CARE AND DEATH BENEFITS TO PROFESSIONAL FILIPINO ATHLETES WHO WIN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES IN INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL SPORTS COMPETITIONS OR IN OTHER EQUALLY PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL GAMES AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREOF Filipino Professional Athletes’ Retirement Incentive and Health Care Benefits Act Pending in the Committee (Games and Amusement) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
897 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE CAREER EXECUTIVE SERVICE Career Executive Service Act Vetoed by the President  
898 AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN SECTIONS OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NUMBERED NINETY-SEVEN, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MERCHANT MARINE OFFICERS LAW Philippine Merchant Marine Officers’ Law Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
899 AN ACT DEFINING AND REGULATING THE TRAVEL AGENTS PROFESSION Travel Agents’ Act Pending in the Committee(Tourism) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
900 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MANDATORY LABELING OF POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC) PRODUCTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES PVC Labeling Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
901 AN ACT DECLARING THE LAST FULL WEEK OF AUGUST AS NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEK National Military Appreciation Week Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
902 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 2 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1827 SO AS TO IMPOSE HIGHER PENALTIES FOR THOSE ENGAGED IN UNFAIR AND UNENTHICAL LOBBYING PRACTICES Unfair and Unethical Lobbying Practices Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
903 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DIVISION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY TO ADMINISTER ALL MONITORING AND COMPLIANCE ACTIVITIES DEALING WITH ACADEMIC ACCOUNTABILITY FOR EACH SCHOOL OR SCHOOL DISTRICT, AND TO REPORT ACADEMIC PROGRESS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Division of Public School Academic Accountability Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
904 AN ACT TO ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER FOR BANANA, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Research Center for Banana Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
905 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION AND DISPOSAL OF BIO-MEDICAL WASTES, DECLARING CERTAIN ACTS UNLAWFUL, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THERETO, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Bio-Medical Waste Control Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
906 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGISTRATION, LICENSURE AND PRACTICE OF FOOD TECHNOLOGY IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Food Technology Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
907 AN ACT REGULATING THE REGISTRATION, LICENSURE AND PRACTICE OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Occupational Therapy Law Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
908 AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR A FRAMEWORK IN THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF DIABETES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Diabetes Care Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
909 AN ACT CREATING A SICK LEAVE BANK FOR GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES Sick Leave Bank Act Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
910 AN ACT INSTITUTING A DRIVER EDUCATION PROGRAM PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Driver Education Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
911 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE COLLECTION, TRANSPORTATION AND RECYCLING OF ELECTRONIC WASTE AND CELLULAR PHONES E-waste and Cellular Phones Recycling Act Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
912 AN ACT TO REQUIRE CERTAIN VEHICLES/CARRIAGES TRAVERSING MAIN AND SECONDARY ROADS TO USE REFLECTORS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Reflectorized Vechicles and Carriages Act Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
913 AN ACT RENUMBERING ALL EXISTING DISTRICT ENGENEERING OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS TO CONFORM AND CORRESPOND WITH THE NUMBERINGS OF THE LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY District Engineering Offices Rationalization Act Pending in the Committee (Public Works) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
914 AN ACT TO REGULATE AND MODERNIZE THE PRACTICE OF CHEMISTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 754 ENTITLED “AN ACT TO REGULATE THE PRACTICE OF CHEMISTRY IN THE PHILIPPINES”, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Chemistry Law of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
915 AN ACT EXPANDING THE NUMBER OF DISORDERS INCLUDED IN THE NEWBORN SCREENING PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Newborn Screening Panel of Disorders Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
916 AN ACT PROPOSING THE CREATION OF THE PHILIPPINE BAMBOO AND RATTAN CENTER (PBRC) TO CONSERVE, PROPAGATE AND PROMOTE BAMBOO AND RATTAN SPECIES Bamboo and Rattan Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
917 AN ACT TRANSFERRING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE ACADEMY (PNPA), AND POLICE NATIONAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (PNTI) FROM THE PHILIPPINE PUBLIC SAFETY COLLEGE TO THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 66-67 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975 Transferring the Philippine National Police Academy and the Police National Training Institute from the PNP Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
918 AN ACT TO PROVIDE TIME OFF WITH PAY FOR EMPLOYEES WHO DONATE ORGAN, BONE MARROW, BLOOD, OR BLOOD PLATELETS Organ Donor Leave Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
919 AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL FIBER DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NAFIDA), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, MODIFYING FOR THIS PURPOSE EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 294 SERIES OF 1991 AND REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT 8486, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Fiber Development Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
920 AN ACT PENALIZING FALSE OR FRAUDULENT ADVERTISING AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Prohibiting Fraudulent Advertising Pending in the Committee (Public Information and mass Media)  Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013  
988 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE STANDARD FOR THE PRACTICE OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Medical Rehabilitation Standards Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
989 AN ACT CREATING A SPECIAL POVERTY ALLEVIATION FUND TO BE USED TO FINANCE SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY-BASED SUPPLEMENTAL FEEDING PROGRAMS AND RELATED POVERTY ALLEVIATION EFFORTS USING THE MINIMUM BASIC NEEDS (MBN) APPROACH IN THE POOREST OF THE POOR COMMUNITIES IN THE COUNTRY AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSES Poverty Alleviation Fund of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Development)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
990 AN ACT RECOGNIZING NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAYS IN THE PHILIPPINES THEREBY CREATING A NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAYS PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Scenic Byways Program of 2013 Pending in the Committee  (Tourism)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
991 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FAMILIES COMMISSION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Families Commission Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee  (Youth, Women and Family Relations)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
992 AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE COMMISSION ON AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS AND THE OFFICE OF AUTISM SERVICES Philippine Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
993 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF CHIROPRACTIC CARE IN THE PHILIPPINES Chiropractic Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
994 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF MINING ENGINEERING IN THE PHILIPPINES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED FOUR THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED SEVENTY FOUR (R.A. NO. 4274), AS AMENDED ENTITLED “MINING ENGINEERING LAW OF THE PHILIPPINES New Mining Engineering Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
995 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MORE RESPONSIVE AND COMPREHENSIVE REGULATION FOR THE PRACTICE, LICENSING, AND REGISTRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND SANITARY ENGINEERS IN THE PHILIPPINES AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1364 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Revised Environmental and Sanitary Engineering Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
996 AN ACT REGULATING HARBOR PILOTAGE SERVICES AND THE CONDUCT OF HARBOR PILOTS IN ALL PORTS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Pilotage Service Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Services)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
997 AN ACT TO PROMOTE AND DEVELOP THE PHILIPPINE MANGO INDUSTRY, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE PHILIPPINE MANGO INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT BOARD, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Mango Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
998 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine National Maritime Museum Act Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
999 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTANTS Magna Carta of Government Accountants Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1000 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION, SUPERVISION AND PROFESSIONALIZATION OF THE PRACTICE, LICENSING, AND REIGSTRATION OF SANITARIANS The Sanitarians Professionalization Act Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1001 AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RECYCLING PROGRAM FOR ALL RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES MANUFACTURED, SOLD AND DISTRIBUTED IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Rechargeable Battery Law Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1002 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE NATIONAL RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER FOR PINEAPPLE, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES National Research, Development and Extension Center for Pineapple Pending in the Committee  (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1003 AN ACT CREATING A COFFEE RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Coffee Research, Development and Extension Center Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1004 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF PLUMBING ENGINEERING IN THE PHILIPPINES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1378, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ‘AN ACT TO REGULATE THE TRADE AND MASTER PLUMBER’, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Plumbing Engineering Act of 2010 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1005 STRENGTHENING THE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAM Continuing Professional Education Act of 2011 Pending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1006 AN ACT REQUIRING THE CONCURRENCE OF THE SENATE OF THE PHILIPPINES IN ANY INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENT PROVIDING FOR THE DEPLOYMENT ABROAD OF PHILIPPINE MILITARY TROOPS WHETHER FOR PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS OR COMBAT OPERATIONS PURSUANT TO ARTICLE VII, SECTION 21 OF THE CONSTITUTION Deployment Abroad of Philippine Military Troops Pending in the Committee  (Foreign Relations)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1007 AN ACT UPGRADING THE BENEFITS AND INCENTIVES OF BARANGAY TANOD MEMBERS WHO HAVE RENDERED AT LEAST ONE YEAR OF SERVICE IN THE BARANGAY GOVERNMENT Barangay Tanod Members’ Benefits and Incentives Pending in the Committee (Local Government)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1008 PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR PAROLE AND PROBATION WORKERS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND OTHER PURPOSES Magna Carta for Parole and Probation Workers Pending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1009 INSTITUTING REFORMS TO FURTHER PROTECT AND DEVELOP THE NURSING PROFESSION, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED NINETY-ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-THREE Philippine Nursing Act of 2002 Pending in the Committee  (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1010 GRANTING SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS TO THE SURVIVING LEGITIMATE SPOUSE OF A DECEASED RETIRED MEMBER OF THE OFFICE OF SOLICITOR GENERAL Solicitor General Survivorship Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1011 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING IN THE PHILIPPINES, REPEALING FOR THIS PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1536, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING LAW OF THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Metallurgical Engineering Act Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1012 AN ACT REQUIRING THE USE OF SEATBELT DEVICES IN SCHOOL SERVICES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8750, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SEATBELTS USE ACT OF 1999 Seatbelt Use Act Pending in the Committee (Public Service)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013  
1117 AN ACT PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT THEREBY ESTABLISHING A BASIC POLICY FOR NATURE RESTORATION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Nature Restoration Law of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1118 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PERFORMANCE BASED ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Education Accountability Act (performance-based accountability system) Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1119 AN ACT STRENGTHENING AND RATIONALIZING THE CAREER SERVICE OF THE CONGRESS OF THE PHILIPPINES BY ESTABLISHING A LEGISLATIVE CAREER SERVICE AND A LEGISLATIVE ACADEMY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Career Service of the Congress Pending in the Committee (Accounts) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1120 AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE CENTER FOR DUCK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TO PROMOTE THE PHILIPPINE DUCK INDUSTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Duck Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1121 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FARM MACHINERY MANUFACTURING PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR Farm Machinery Manufacturing Program (FMMP) Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee 9Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1122 AN ACT ESTABLISHING ONE-STOP ACTION CENTER FOR PURPOSES OF LAND REGISTRATION IN EVERY LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR One-Stop Action Center for Land Registration in every Legislative Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1123 AN ACT ESTABLISHING CHILDREN’S SAVINGS ACCOUNT PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Children’s Savings Accounts Act Pending in the Committee (Youth, Women and Family Relations)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1124 AN ACT CREATING A CARNAP PREVENTION PROGRAM, ESTABLISHING A CARNAP PREVENTION ADVISORY BOARD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Watch Your Car Program of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1125 AN ACT TO PROTECT THE SAFETY, MORAL, AND WELL-BEING OF SCHOOL CHILDREN BY PROHIBITING LISTED SEX OFFENDERS FROM ENTRANCE TO SCHOOL PREMISES OR ACTIVITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Sex Offenders School Access Prohibition Act Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1126 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PROGRAM FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION ON PROSTATE CANCER Prostate Cancer Public Awareness Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1127 AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A FORENSIC DNA DATABANK, THE TAKING OF DNA SAMPLES, FORENSIC DNA ANALYSIS, THE USE OF DNA PROFILES AND INFORMATION IN RELATION THERETO, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Identification Act Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1128 AN ACT PRESCRIBING EVERY SECOND SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER AS A NATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY IN THE COUNTRY National Coastal Clean-up Day Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1129 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE FOUNDATION TO PROMOTE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Academic Excellence Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1130 AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE HALAL ACCREDITATION AND REGULATORY BOARD AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Halal Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1131 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL CERVICAL CANCER DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT FUND National Cervical Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Fund Program Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1132 AN ACT PROMOTING GOVERNMENT AGENCY PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCE Government Agency Performance Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1133 AN ACT REQUIRING MANDATORY INSTALLATION OF SPEED LIMITERS IN PUBLIC UTILITY VEHICLES (PUVS) Speed Limiters Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1134 ACT TO REQUIRE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN LABELING ON PRESCRIPTION AND OVER-THE-COUNTER DRUGS Tranparency in Drug Labelling Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1135 AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR A NATIONAL FOLIC ACID EDUCATION PROGRAM TO PREVENT BIRTH DEFECTS Folic Acid Promotion and Birth Defects Prevention Act Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First reading 8/27/2013  
1146 AN ACT EXPANDING THE GROUNDS FOR DECLARING A PERSON A NUISANCE CANDIDATE, THEREBY AMENDING SECTION 69 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 881 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE OMNIBUS ELECTION CODE Omnibus Election Code (Grounds for Declaring a Person a Nuisance) Pending in the Committee (Electoral Reforms and People’s Participation) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1147 AN ACT TO GOVERN THE OPERATIONS AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE OVERSEAS WORKERS WELFARE ADMINISTRATION OWWA Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1148 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 31 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6770, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “OMBUDSMAN ACT OF 1989”, AS AMENDED ALLOWING PRIVATE LAWYERS TO ACT AS PROSECUTORS ON BEHALF OF THE OMBUDSMAN Ombudsman Act of 1989 Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1149 AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE TRADE REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Charter of the Philippine Trade Representative Office Pending in the Committee 9trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013  
1150 AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING A PRE-HOSPITAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL CARE SYSTEM, PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT, SUPERVISION AND REGULATION OF THE PRE-HOSPITAL EMERGENCY CARE PROFESSION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Pre-hospital Emergency Care Act of 2012 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First reading 8/29/2013  
1151 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN AN OFFICE OF VETERANS AFFAIRS IN THE PHILIPPINE EMBASSY IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PRESCRIBING ITS FUNCTIONS, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Office of Veterans Affairs in the Philippine Embassy in US Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1161 AN ACT ESTABLISHING MARINE PROTECTED AREAS IN ALL COASTAL MUNICIPALITIES AND CITIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Marine and Coastal Resources Protection Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1162 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE FORFEITURE POWERS OF THE STATE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1379, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT DECLARING FORFEITURE IN FAVOR OF THE STATE ANY PROPERTY FOUND TO HAVE BEEN UNLAWFULLY ACQUIRED BY ANY PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE AND PROVIDING FOR THE PROCEEDINGS THEREFOR Strengthening the Forfeiture Powers of the State Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1163 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR STIFFER PENALTIES AGAINST PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES WHO REFUSE OR NEGLECT TO ACT PROMPTLY ON THE PUBLIC’S PERSONAL TRANSACTIONS AND COMMUNICATIONS AS REQUIRED UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6713, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE CODE OF CONDUCT AND ETHICAL STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES Providing Stiffer Penalties against Public Officials and Employees (Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees) Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1164 AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AND FURTHER DEVELOPING ‘117’ AS THE NATIONWIDE EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE TELEPHONE NUMBER FOR PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Hotline ‘117’ Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1165 AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE COURT TO REQUIRE COMMUNITY SERVICE IN LIEU OF IMPRISONMENT FOR THE PENALTY OF ARRESTO MENOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CHAPTER FIVE, TITLE THREE, BOOK ONE OF ACT NO. 3815, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE REVISED PENAL CODE Authorizing the Court to Require Community Service in lieu of Imprisonment for the Penalty of Arresto Menore Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Angara, Juan Edgardo M.
1166 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A TWENTY (20) YEAR BARANGAY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES The Barangay Development Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1167 AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF CRIMINOLOGY PROFESSION IN THE PHILIPPINES, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6506, OTHERWISE KOWN AS ‘AN ACT CREATING THE BOARD OF EXAMINERS FOR CRIMINOLOGISTS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES’, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR The Philippine Criminology Profession Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee 9Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1168 AN ACT TO GIVE JURIDICAL PERSONALITY TO THE PRESENT VETERANS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (VMMC) AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES The Veterans Memorial Medical Center Charter of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Government Corporations and Public Enterprises) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Macapagal-Arroyo, Gloria M.
1169 AN ACT INCREASING THE BURIAL ASSISTANCE FOR VETERANS FROM TEN THOUSAND PESOS (P10,000.00) TO TWENTY THOUSAND PESOS (P20,000.00), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6948, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT STANDARDIZING AND UPGRADING THE BENEFITS FOR MILITARY VETERANS AND THEIR DEPENDENTS Increasing Burial Assistance for Veterans Pending in the Committee (National Defense) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Roman, Herminia B.
1170 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR TAX EXEMPTIONS AND SUBSIDIES FOR THE LOCAL MUSIC INDUSTRY, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE CERTAIN SECTIONS OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991 Local Music Industry Incentives Act Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Tinga, Sigrifino R.
1171 AN ACT REQUIRING ALL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, INSTRUMENTALITIES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND GOVERNMENT OWNED AND/OR CONTROLLED CORPORATIONS (GOCCS) AND PRIVATE ESTABLISHMENTS TO USE SECURITY WATER-MARKED PAPER IN ALL RECEIPTS AND INVOICES, PERMITS, LICENSES, CLEARANCES, OFFICIAL PAPERS OR DOCUMENTS Document Authentication and Security Act Pending in the Committee (Ways and Means) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1172 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSE Highway Safety Program of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1173 AN ACT PRESCRIBING RATES OF PAY AND ALLOWANCES FOR OFFICERS AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES (AFP) WHILE ON OVERSEAS DUTY WITH A PHILIPPINE EXPEDITIONARY OR PEACEKEEPING CONTINGENT PURSUANT TO A PHILIPPINE COOPERATIVE COMMITMENT TO A UNITED NATIONS SANCTION OR POLICY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Armed Forces of the Philippines Peacekeeping/Expeditionary Contingent/ Force Law of 2013 Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Biazon, Rodolfo G.
1174 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CIVIL SERVICE CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Philippine Civil Service Code of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1175 AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE FOOD SAFETY ADMINISTRATION WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC HEALTH BY PREVENTING FOOD-BORNE ILLNESS, ENSURING THE SAFETY OF FOOD, IMPROVING RESEARCH ON CONTAMINANTS LEADING TO FOOD-BORNE ILLNESS, AND IMPROVING SECURITY OF FOOD FROM INTENTIONAL CONTAMINATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Food Safety Modenization Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1176 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONDONATION OF UNPAID INTERESTS, PENALTIES AND SURCHARGES ON LOANS SECURED BY FARMERS, FISHERFOLKS AND AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM (DAR), THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA), THE PEOPLE’S CREDIT AND FINANCE CORPORATION (PCFC), THE COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (CDA), THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA) AND THE QUEDAN AND RURAL CREDIT GUARANTEE CORPORATION (QUEDANCOR) Agrarian and Agricultural Credit Condonation Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Agrarian Reform) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Teves, Pryde Henry A.
1177 AN ACT TO PROMOTE AND SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT AND GROWTH OF THE PHILIPPINE FILM INDUSTRY, CREATING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE PHILIPPINE FILM COMMISSION, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Local Film Industry Development Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1178 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PHILIPPINE COMPREHENSIVE POLICY ON HIV AND AIDS PREVENTION, TREATMENT, CARE AND SUPPORT AND ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL HIV AND AIDS PROGRAM, REVISING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8504, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE AIDS PREVENTION AND CONTROL ACT OF 1998, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR The Revised Philippine HIV and AIDS Policy and Program Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Marcos, Imelda R.
1179 AN ACT EXPANDING THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE OF MIDWIFERY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7392, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MIDWIFERY ACT OF 1992, AND FOR OTHER PUROSES Expanding the Scope of the Practice of Midwifery Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Salvacion, Andres Jr. D.
1180 AN ACT ESTABLISHING CHILDREN’S SAVINGS ACCOUNT PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Children’s Savings Accounts Act Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1181 AN ACT OF CONFERMING A DOCTORATE DEGREE AS EQUIVALENT TO ENTRY LEVEL CAREER EXECUTIVE SERVICE OFFICER ELIGIBILITY Confernment of a Doctorate Degree as Equivalent to Entry Level Career Executive Service Officer Eligibility Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1182 AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE RETENTION AND UTILIZATION OF THE INCOME DERIVED BY THE NATIONAL MUSEUM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 26 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8492, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “NATIONAL MUSEUM ACT OF 1998” Retention and Utilization of the Income derived by the National Museum Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Biazon, Rodolfo G.
1183 AN ACT GRANTING DISASTER SERVICE VOLUNTEERS A PAID LEAVE DURING PERIOD OF DISASTERS Disaster Service Volunteer Leave Act Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1184 AN ACT REQUIRING ALL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES ISSUING IDENTIFICATION CARDS, CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES TO INDICATE THEREIN THE BLOOD TYPE OF THE HOLDER AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF Blood Type Identification Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013  
1185 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 450 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, AS AMENDED, ALLOWING THE CONVERSION OF A MUNICIPALITY WHICH HAS A LAND AREA OF AT LEAST FIFTY (50) SQUARE KILOMETERS OR INHABITANTS OF AT LEAST TWENTY-FIVE THOUSAND (25,000) INTO A COMPONENT CITY IF IT HAS AN ANNUAL AVERAGE LOCALLY GENERATED INCOME OF AT LEAST TWO HUNDRED TWENTY MILLION PESOS (P220,000,000.00) FOR THE LAST TWO CONSECUTIVE YEARS BASED ON 2010 CONSTANT PRICES Amending section 450 of the Local Government Code of 1991 Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Requisites for Creation of a Municipality
1359 AN ACT ALLOWING FOREIGN VESSELS TO ENGAGE IN COASTWISE TRADE IN THE COUNTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Coastwise Trade Act of 2014 Pending in the Committee (Trade, Commerce and Entrepreneurship) Filed on 8/28/2013 First Reading 9/3/2013  
1456 AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, STOCKPILING, USE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS AND PROVIDING FOR THEIR DESTRUCTION AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Chemical Weapons prohibition Act of 2014 Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 9/2/13 First Reading 9/9/2013  
1657 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 53 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE “GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT REORM ACT”, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Government Procurement Reform Act Pending in the Committee (Finance) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/18/2013  
1658 AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 4(B) OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7898, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE AFP MODERNIZATION ACT, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10349, ESTABLISHING THE “REVISED” AFP MODERNIZATION PROGRAM”, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Revised AFP Modernization Program Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/18/2013  
1689 AN ACT ADOPTING AN OMNIBUS COMPENSATION AND POSITION CLASSIFICATION OF CIVILIAN PERSONNEL AND THE BASE PAY SCHEDULE OF MILITARY AND UNIFORMED PERSONNEL IN THE GOVERNMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Salary Standardization Law 4 Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/23/2013  
1731 AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE RIGHTS OF FOREIGNERS TO LEASE PRIVATE LANDS, THEREBY REPEALING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7652, ENTITLED, “AN ACT ALLOWING THE LONG-TRERM LEASES OF PRIVATE LANDS BY FOREIGN INVESTORS,” AND PRESIDENTIAL DEGREE NO. 471, ENTITLED “FIXING A MAXIMUM PERIOD FOR THE DURATION OF LEASES OF PRIVATE LANDS TO ALIENS” The Foreigners’ Lease Act of 2013 Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 9/24/2013 First Reading 9/24/2013  
1732 AN ACT GRANTING THE SUPREME COURT THE POWER TO REASSIGN TRIAL COURT JUDGES TO OTHER BRANCHES OF THE SAME LEVEL, THEREBY AMENDING SECTIONS 17, 28, 30 AND 31 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS “THE UDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980” The Judiciary Reorganization Act of 1980 Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 9/24/2013 First Reading 9/24/2013