BILLS FILED

 

1. SBN – 31: Coconut Farmers and Industry Development Act
AN ACT CREATING THE COCONUT FARMERS AND INDUSTRY TRUST FUND, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT AND UTILIZATION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
2. SBN – 32: Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Act of 2019
AN ACT CREATING A DEPARTMENT OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES, PROVIDING FOR ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
3. SBN – 33: Post-Harvest Facilities Support Act of 2019
AN ACT PROVIDING POST-HARVEST FACILITIES TO RICE FARMERSFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
4. SBN – 34: Amending the Organic Agriculture Act (R.A.No. 10068)
AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10068 OR THE ORGANIC AGRICULTURE ACT OF 2010Filed on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
5. SBN – 35: Expanded Crop Insurance Act of 2019
AN ACT TO PROVIDE COMPENSATION TO FARMERS WHO SUFFER FROM RECURRENT DISASTERS AND CALAMITIES, TO SUSTAIN AGRICULTURAL CREDIT AND FINANCING, AND TO ENSURE FOOD SECURITY, BY MAKING INSURANCE MANDATORY FOR PALAY AND OTHER ESSENTIAL CROPS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 4 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1467, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8175, OR THE ‘REVISED CHARTER OF THE PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION (PCIC) ACT OF 1995,’ AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
6. SBN – 36: Rainwater Runoff
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MANAGEMENT, CONTROL, REGULATION, AND UTILIZATION OF RAINWATER RUNOFF, AND THE IMPROVEMENT OF ECOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF CATCHMENTS TO ADDRESS FLOODING AND WATER SUPPLY NEEDS IN URBAN AND RURAL CENTERS, AND CREATING THE NECESSARY INSTITUTIONAL MECHANISMS THEREFORFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
7. SBN – 37: Basic Education Teachers Pay
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR ADDITIONAL SUPPORT AND COMPENSATION FOR EDUCATORS IN BASIC EDUCATIONFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
8. SBN – 38: National Land Use Act of 2019
AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL LAND USE POLICY, PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
9. SBN – 39: Creating the Department of Disaster and Emergency Management
AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF DISASTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
10. SBN – 40: Single-Use Plastics Regulation and Management Act of 2019
AN ACT REGULATING THE MANUFACTURING, IMPORTATION AND USE OF SINGLE-USE PLASTIC PRODUCTS, AND PROVIDING PENALTIES, LEVIES AND AN INCENTIVES SYSTEM FOR INDUSTRIES, BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AND CONSUMERS THEREOFFiled on July 1, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
11. SBN – 256: The Agricultural Land Conversion Ban Act
AN ACT PROHIBITING THE CONVERSION OF IRRIGATED AND IRRIGABLE AGRICULTURAL LANDS FOR NON-AGRICULTURAL USES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 20 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991Filed on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
12. SBN – 257: Urban Agriculture
AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN AGRICULTURE AND VERTICAL FARMING IN THE COUNTRY’S METROPOLITAN AREAS TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS AND REGENERATE ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
13. SBN – 258: VAT Exemption for Mental Health Meds
AN ACT EXEMPTING DRUGS AND MEDICINES PRESCRIBED FOR MENTAL HEALTH CONDITIONS FROM VALUE-ADDED TAX, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 109 OF THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF 1997, AS AMENDEDFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
14. SBN – 259: Increase in Monthly Social Pension of Senior Citizens
AN ACT INCREASING THE MONTHLY SOCIAL PENSION OF SENIOR CITIZENS AND EXPANDING THE COVERAGE THEREOF, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7432, AS AMENDEDFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
15. SBN – 260: Comprehensive Nursing Law
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE NURSING LAW TOWARDS QUALITY HEALTH CARE SYSTEM, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
16. SBN – 261: Barangay Health Workers’ Benefits
AN ACT TO EXPAND THE BENEFITS OF BARANGAY OFFICIALS TO INCLUDE BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
17. SBN – 262: Lifetime Validity of Birth Certificate
AN ACT PROHIBITING NATIONAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES FROM REQUIRING THE SUBMISSION OF A PHILIPPINE STATISTICS AUTHORITY CERTIFIED BIRTH CERTIFICATE ISSUED WITHIN THE PAST SIX (6) MONTHSFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
18. SBN – 263: Solid Waste Importation Ban
AN ACT BANNING SOLID WASTE IMPORTATIONFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
19. SBN – 264: Anti-Political Dynasty
AN ACT DEFINING AND PROHIBITING POLITICAL DYNASTIES, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
20. SBN – 265: People’s Freedom of Information Act
AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PEOPLE’S RIGHT TO INFORMATION AND THE CONSTITUTIONAL POLICIES OF FULL PUBLIC DISCLOSURE AND HONESTY IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 8, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
21. SBN – 418: Amending R.A. No. 7042 (The Foreign Investments Act) as Amended
AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7042, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FOREIGN INVESTMENTS ACT OF 1991, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8179, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
22. SBN – 419: The New Public Service Law of the Philippines
AN ACT AMENDING COMMONWEALTH ACT NO. 146, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PUBLIC SERVICE ACT, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
23. SBN – 420: Trabaho Center in Schools Act
AN ACT ESTABLISHING JOB PLACEMENT OFFICES IN PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOLS TO PROVIDE CAREER SERVICES TO THE YOUTH, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
24. SBN – 421: The Political Party System Act
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POLITICAL PARTY SYSTEM OF THE PHILIPPINES, CREATING A STATE SUBSIDY FUND, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
25. SBN – 422: Amending R.A. No. 7166 (Providing for Synchronized National and Local Elections), as Amended
AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7166, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SYNCHRONIZED NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTIONS AND FOR ELECTORAL REFORMS, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9369, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
26. SBN – 423: Food Waste Reduction Act
AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLINGFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
27. SBN – 424: Granting Civil Service Eligibility to Casual or Contractual Employees of the Government
AN ACT GRANTING CIVIL SERVICE ELIGIBILITY TO CASUAL OR CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT WHO HAVE RENDERED AT LEAST FIVE (5) YEARS OF CONTINUOUS EFFICIENT SERVICEFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
28. SBN – 425: Increasing the Service Incentive Leave of Employees,
AN ACT INCREASING THE SERVICE INCENTIVE LEAVE OF EMPLOYEES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLE 95 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
29. SBN – 426: Share in the National Taxes of Local Government Units
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE SHARE IN THE NATIONAL TAXES OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991Filed on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
30. SBN – 427: Body Camera Act
AN ACT MANDATING LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL TO WEAR A BODY CAMERA DURING LAW ENFORCEMENT AND SPECIAL POLICE OPERATIONS, PROVIDING GUIDELINES FOR THE USE OF BODY CAMERA AND VIDEO FOOTAGE RETENTION, AND PENALIZING NON-COMPLIANCE WITH RECORDING AND RETENTION REQUIREMENTSFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
31. SBN – 428: Mandatory Autopsy Law
AN ACT REQUIRING MANDATORY AUTOPSY ON BODIES OF CRIME VICTIMS, DEATHS UNDER MYSTERIOUS AND SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
32. SBN – 429: Mandatory Collection of Biological Specimen and Identification Samples Act
AN ACT REQUIRING CREMATORIES TO COLLECT FROM THE DECEDENT’S REMAINS TISSUE SAMPLES FOR DNA SAMPLING AND/OR STORAGE, FINGERPRINTS OR THUMBPRINTS, AND DIGITAL PHOTOS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
33. SBN – 430: Constitutional Education Act
AN ACT INTEGRATING EDUCATION ON THE 1987 CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES IN THE GRADE 12 SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL CURRICULA OF ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONSFiled on July 15, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
34. SBN – 631: Abolition of the Travel Tax
AN ACT ABOLISHING THE TRAVEL TAXFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
35. SBN – 632: Warehouse Receipts Act of 2019
AN ACT MODERNIZING THE WAREHOUSE RECEIPTS LAW IN ORDER TO PROVIDE A LEGAL FRAMEWORK THAT SHALL FACILITATE TRADE AND COMMERCE, CREATING THE WAREHOUSE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
36. SBN – 633: Automated Election System
AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 15 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8436 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS TO USE AN AUTOMATED ELECTION SYSTEM IN THE MAY 11, 1998 NATIONAL OR LOCAL ELECTIONS AND IN SUBSEQUENT NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTORAL EXERCISES, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9369 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
37. SBN – 634: Deposits Disclosure Act
AN ACT ALLOWING DISCLOSURE OR DEPOSITS, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE PERTINENT LAWS ON SECRECY OF DEPOSITSFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
38. SBN – 635: Automated Teller Machine (ATM) Fee Regulatory Act
AN ACT REQUIRING FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS TO POST TRANSACTION FEES FOR EACH AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINE TRANSACTION AND RESTRICTING TRANSACTION FEES FOR AUTOMATED TELLER MACHINESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
39. SBN – 636: Compulsory Voter Education Act of 2019
AN ACT INTEGRATING VOTER EDUCATION IN THE JUNIOR AND SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL CURRICULAFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
40. SBN – 637: Hazard Pay for Public Prosecutors Act
AN ACT GRANTING HAZARD PAY TO ALL PUBLIC PROSECUTORS, ASSOCIATE PROSECUTION ATTORNEYS, AND PROSECUTION ATTORNEYS DURING THEIR INCUMBENCY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
41. SBN – 638: Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Incentives Act of 2019
AN ACT PROMOTING ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT BY PROVIDING INCENTIVES FOR THE MANUFACTURE, ASSEMBLY, CONVERSION, AND IMPORTATION OF ELECTRIC AND HYBRID VEHICLES, INCLUDING CHARGING STATIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
42. SBN – 639: National Mangrove Forest Protection and Preservation Act of 2019
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PRESERVATION, REFORESTATION, AFFORESTATION, AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF MANGROVE FORESTS IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
43. SBN – 640: Bicol Medical Center
AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF THE BICOL MEDICAL CENTER FROM FIVE HUNDRED (500) BEDS TO ONE THOUSAND (1,000) BEDS, UPGRADING ITS SERVICE FACILITIES AND PROFESSIONAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES, AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE OF ITS MEDICAL WORKFORCE COMPLEMENT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8053, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
44. SBN – 689: Anti-Discrimination Act
AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION AND GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION (SOGIE) AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFORFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
45. SBN – 690: On-Site, In-City or Near-City Resettlement Act
AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ON-SITE, IN-CITY OR NEAR-CITY RESETTLEMENT PROGRAM FOR INFORMAL SETTLER FAMILIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH A PEOPLE’S PLAN AND MANDATING RELOCATING LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TO PROVIDE OTHER BASIC SERVICES AND LIVELIHOOD COMPONENTS IN FAVOR OF THE RECIPIENT LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ‘URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992Filed on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
46. SBN – 691: Code of Conduct for the Eviction of Underprivileged and Homeless Citizens
AN ACT PRESCRIBING A CODE OF CONDUCT FOR THE EVICTION OF UNDERPRIVILEGED AND HOMELESS CITIZENS OR THE DEMOLITION OF THEIR DWELLINGS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7279, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT AND HOUSING ACT OF 1992Filed on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
47. SBN – 692: The People Empowerment Act
AN ACT CREATING A SYSTEM OF PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A PEOPLE’S COUNCIL IN EVERY LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT, PRESCRIBING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONSFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
48. SBN – 693: Sim Card Registration Act of 2019
AN ACT TO ERADICATE CELLULAR PHONE-AIDED TERRORISM AND CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES MANDATING FOR THIS PURPOSE OWNERSHIP REGISTRATION OF ALL PREPAID SIM CARDS FOR CELLULAR PHONES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 22, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
49. SBN – 775: The Dignity in Commuting Act
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR DIGNIFIED COMMUTING, CREATING THE NATIONAL OFFICE OF COMMUTER AFFAIRS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 24, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
50. SBN – 776: Rural Employment Assistance Program Act
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A RURAL EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORFiled on July 24, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.
51. SBN – 828: Strengthening the Commission on Elections
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE COMMISSION ON ELECTIONS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PERTINENT PROVISIONS OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 881, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ‘OMNIBUS ELECTION CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES,’ APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFiled on July 30, 2019 by Pangilinan, Francis “Kiko” N.