SUMMARY OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

(16th Congress)

RESOLUTION NO.LONG TITLESHORT TITLESTATUSREMARKS
33RESOLUTION: 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 CONSUMERSMWSSPending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
59RESOLUTION: 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GENERATED FROM THE USE OF THE PROPERTY LEASED TO SM AURAResolution: BCDA vs. SM Prime/City of TaguigFiled on 7/16/2013 Withdrawn on 7/18/2013 
99RESOLUTION 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 2013Resolution Commending Grandmaster Wesley So for Winning the Men's Chess Competitions at the 27th Summer UniversiadePending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 7/23/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
177RESOLUTION HONORING AND COMMENDING THE OUTSTANDING PHILIPPINE SOLDIERS (TOPS) OF 2013 AWARDED BY THE METROBANK FOUNDATION, INC. AND THE ROTARY CLUB OF MAKATI METROResolution Honoring and Commending the Outstanding Philippine Soldiers (TOPS) 2013Adopted (Rules) Filed on 8/8/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 Adopted on 9/2/2013 
185RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING THE COACHING STAFF, OFFIVCIALS AND MEMBERS OF GILAS PILIPINAS NATIONAL TEAM FOR QUALIFYING IN THE 2014 FIBA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP IN SPAINResolution Congratulating and Commending Gilas Pilipinas National TeamPending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 8/12/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
210RESOLUTION 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 BANKResolution Honoring and Commending the Country's Outstanding Police Officers in Services (COPS) 2013Adopted (Rules) Filed on 8/28/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 Adopted on 9/2/2013 
211RESOLUTION 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 TITLESHORT TITLESTATUSREMARKS
1JOINT 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 THEREFORJoint Resolution: Combat Duty PayPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/30/2013 
2JOINT 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 DAYJoint Resolution: Subsistence Allowance of AFP and PNPPending 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 TITLESHORT TITLESTATUSREMARKS
2CONCURRENT 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 ONLYConcurrent Resolution: Amending the ConstitutionPending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendmets and Revision of Codes) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 

 

BILLS

BILL NO.LONG TITLESHORT TITLESTATUSREMARKS
36AN 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 PURPOSESFreedom of Information Act of 2013Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3208 - Pending in HOR) 
37AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR THE POORMagna Carta of the PoorConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3309 - Vetoed by the President) 
38AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE POLITICAL PARTY SYSTEM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESThe Political Party Development Act of 2013Approved on Third Reading in the HOR 
39AN ACT TO DEFINE THE MARITIME ZONES OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINESPhilippine Maritime Zones ActPending in the Committee (Foreign Relations) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/23/2013 
40AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY, DEFINING ITS POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES; APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Environmental Protection ActPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/23/2013 
158AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODENIZATION OF THE PHILIPPINE ATMOSPHERIC, GEOPHYSICAL AND ASTRONOMICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (PAGASA), PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSESThe PAGASA Modernization Act of 2013Approved on Second Reading, without amendments 
159AN 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 THEREINThe Philippine Archipelagic Sea Lanes ActPending in the Committee (Foreign Relations) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013 
160AN ACT PROHIBITING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST PERSONS ON ACCOUNT OF ETHNIC ORIGIN AND/OR RELIGIOUS BELIEFThe Anti-Racial and Religious Discrimination Act of 2013Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2814 - Pending 
161AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SECURITY OF TENURE FOR ALL CASUAL AND CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT WHO HAVE RENDERED THESecurity of Tenure for Casual and Contractual Employees of the GovernmentConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2875 - Pending in the House of Representatives) 
162AN ACT INCREASING THE QUARTERS ALLOWANCE OF COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESQuarters Allowance of Commissioned and Non-Commissioned AFP and PNP OfficersPending in the Committee 9Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013 
163AN ACT PROVIDING ADDITIONAL RELIEF TO FAMILIES WITH DEPENDENTS, SUPPORTING AGING PARENTS AND DISABLED PERSONSAdditional Relief to Families Act of 2013Pending Conference Committee 
164AN ACT PROVIDING INCENTIVES FOR THE MANUFACTURE, ASSEMBLY, CONVERSION AND IMPORTATION OF ELECTRIC, HYBRID AND OTHER ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLES, FOR OTHER PURPOSESElectric, Hybrid and other Alternative Fuel Vehicles Incentives Act of 2013Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2856 - Pending Conference Committee) 
165AN ACT PROVIDING FOR PROTECTION, SECURITY AND OTHER BENEFITS FOR WHISTLEBLOWERSWhistleblower Protection Act of 2013Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report [SBN-2860 - Pending Second Reading, Special Order (8/10/2011)] 
166AN 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 THEREFORMilitary Veterans' Pensions and BenefitsPending in the Committee 9national Defense and Security) Filed on 7/1/2013 First Reading 7/29/2013 
474AN 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 THEREFOROffice of the Government Corporate CounselConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3358 - Approved on Second Reading, without amendments) 
475AN 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 PURPOSESSpecial Education ActConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3002 - Pending Second Reading, Special Order) 
476AN ACT CREATING THE AMUSEMENT INDUSTRY SAFETY BOARD THEREBY STRENGTHENING THE AMUSEMENT PARKS AND RIDES INDUSTRY, INSTITUTING SAFETY STANDARDS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFORAmusement Industry Safety Board ActConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3373 - Pending Second Reading, Special Order) 
477AN 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 PURPOSESGovernment Procurement Reform ActPending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
478AMENDING SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT ACT ON ITS SCOPE AND APPLICATIONGovernment Procurement Reform Act, Amending Republic Act No. 9184Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
479AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE FUNCTIONAL AND STRUCTURAL ORGANIZATION OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESCommission on Human Rights CharterConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-2818 - Pending Second Reading, Special Order) 
480AN ACT INCREASING THE QUARTERS ALLOWANCE OF OFFICERS AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESQuarter Allowance of Officers and Enlisted Personnel of the AFPPending 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 
481PHILIPPINE IMMIGRATION ACT OF 2013Philippine Immigration Act of 2013Consolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3401 - Pending Second Reading, Ordinary Business) 
482AN ACT PROVIDINGFOR A COMPREHENSIVE HAZARDOUS AND RADIOACTIVE WASTES MANAGEMENT, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Hazardous and Radioactive Wastes Management ActPending in the Committee (Envirionment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
483AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE RIGHTS OF GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM (GSIS) MEMBERS, PROVIDING THEM ADDITIONAL REPRESENTATION IN THE GSIS BOARD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESGSIS Members' Rights and Benefits Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Governmetn Corporations and Public Enterprises) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
484AN 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 THEREFORSustainable Development and Use of the Boracay IslandConsolidated/ Substituted in the Committee Report (SBN-3275 - Pending Second Reading, Special Order) 
485AN ACT DECLARING NOVEMBER 20 OF EVERY YEAR AS NATIONAL CHILDREN'S DAYNational Children's Day ActPending in the House of Representatives  Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
486AN ACT REQUIRING MANDATORY COMPUTER EDUCATION IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE HIGH SCHOOLS AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSESMandatory Computer Education Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
487AN ACT INCREASING THE MINIMUM SALARY GRADE OF PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS FROM SALARY GRADE 11 TO 20 AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFORPublic School TeachersPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
488AN ACT GIVING TAX CREDIT TO PHYSICIANS RENDERING PRO BONO SERVICES TO POOR PATIENTSPro Bono Services to Poor PatientsPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
489AN 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 PURPOSESArmed Forces of the Philippines Personnel Management Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
490AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN ICT HUB IN EVERY PROVINCE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESOne Philippines Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
491AN ACT REQUIRING ALL PROVINCES AND HIGHLY-URBANIZED CITIES TO ESTABLISH A SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOLScience High School Establishment ActPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
492AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSES OF HOARDING, PRICE MANIPULATION AND PROFITEETING, DECLARING THE SAME TO BE TANTAMOUNT TO ECONOMIC SABOTAGE; AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFORHoarding, Price Manipulation and Profiteering Offenses (Economic Sabotage)Pending in the Committee 9Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
493AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MARITIME AFFAIRS PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESDepartment of Maritime Affairs ActPending in the Committee (Public Services)  Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
494AN ACT DEFINING "PRIVATE ARMIES AND OTHER ARMED GROUP", IMPLEMENTING THE CONSTITUTIONAL PROVISION FOR THEIR DISMANTLING, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESThe Anti-Private Army Law of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
495AN 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 PURPOSESJudicial Transparency and Ethics Enhancement ActPending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
496AN ACT PROVIDING AUTOMATIC PROMOTION OF GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES UPON RETIREMENT FROM GOVERNMENT SERVICE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESAutomatic Promotion of Government Officials and Employees upon RetirementPending in the Committee 9Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
497AN 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 PURPOSESTransaction Windows and E-Services ActPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 Second Reading 9/11/2013 
498AN 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 PURPOSESAFP Insurance Coverage Act of 2013Pending in the Committee 9national Defense and Security) Filed on 7/4/2013 First Reading 8/5/2013 
631AN ACT EXPANDING THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND STRATEGIC STUDIES TO INCLUDE RESEARCH AND FORMULATION OF STRATEGIC OPTIONS FOR NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND SECURITY POLICIESCenter for International Relations and Strategic StudiesPending in the Committee (Economic Affairs) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
632AN 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 PURPOSESSpecial Group Term Insurance Coverage for the Membership of AFP/PNPPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
633AN ACT PROMOTING TRANSPARENCY IN GOVERNMENT BY ESTABLISHING A LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE WEBSITEGovernment Transparency Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
634AN 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 PURPOSESScholarship Grant Extended to the Family Members of PNP, AFP, BFP and BJMPPending in the Committee (Rules) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
635AN 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 POLLUTIONPenalty Imposed Against Polluters of Navigable WatersPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
636AN 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 THEREFORPlantilla Position in the Department of Education for VolunteerPending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
637AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE STUDENT LOAN PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORComprehensive Student Loan Program of 2013Pending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
638AN 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 DependentsPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
639AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE OPEN LEARNING SYTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN THE PHILIPPINES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESOpen Tertiary Education Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
640AN ACT PROVIDING THAT ALL CONTRACTUAL AND CASUAL EMPLOYEES IN THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE BE PAID THEIR CORRESPONDING WAGES DURING SPCEIAL PUBLIC HOLIDAYS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORContractual and Casual Employees in the Government ServicePending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
642AN ACT ORDINANCE ENSURING THE WELFARE AND PROTECTION OF MINORS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESYouth Welfare and Protection ActPending in the Committee (Youth, Women and Family Relations) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
643AN 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 PURPOSESPNP Insurance Coverage Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
644AN 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. 1759Penalties 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 
645AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE OCEAN ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOROcean Energy Development AuthorityPending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
646AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE WIND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORWind Energy Development AuthorityPending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
647AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE SOLAR ENERGY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORSolar Energy Development AuthorityPending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
648AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CHILDREN'S CANCER HOSPITAL OF THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFORChildren's Cancer Hospital Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
649AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESDepartment of Sports Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Amateur Sports Competitiveness) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
650AN 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 PUBLICATIONSExempt the Publisher, Editor or Reporter for Revealing the Source of Published News or InformationPending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/6/2013 
651AN ACT PROHIBITING COURT ORDERS, WRITS AND INJUNCTIONS WHICH PREVENT MEDIA REPORTS AND COMMENTARIES ON, OR PUBLICATION OF, PROCEEDINGS SUB JUDICE, EXCEPT UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCESJudicial Right to Know ActPending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights ) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013) 
652AN ACT PROMOTING INDUSTRIALIZATION AND FULL EMPLOYMENT BASED ON SOUND AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AND AGRARIAN REFORMPost-Harvest Facilities Support Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013) 
653AN ACT TO ESTABLISH AN INFANT MORTALITY PROGRAM TO REDUCE THE RATE OF INFANT MORTALITY IN THE COUNTRY PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESInfant Mortality Initiative Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013) 
654AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL REGISTRY OF DISEASES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Registry of Diseases ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading (8/7/2013) 
655CONSTITUTING A NATIONAL CAPITAL COMMISSION FOR CAPITAL RELOCATIONCapital Transfer/RelocationPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/8/2013 First Reading 8/7/2013 Second Reading 9/11/2013 
788AN 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 TPhilippine National Police (PNP) Combat Duty PayPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
789AN 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 PURPOSESGranting Rewards to Informers of Violations of  Internal Revenue and Custom LawsPending in the Committee (Ways and Means) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
790AN ACT GRANTING HAZARD PAY TO COVERED EMPLOYEES OF THE GOVERNMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORGranting 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 
791AN ACT GRANTING NIGHT SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL PAY TO THE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INCLUDING THOSE IN GOVERNMENT-OWNED AND CONTROLLED CORPORATIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORGranting Night Shift Differential Pay to the GovernmentPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
792AN 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 1999Waste-to-Energy Technology Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
793AN 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 PURPOSESJail Integration ActPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
794AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF DRUG REHABILITATION CENTER IN EVERY REGION OF THE COUNTRY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOREstablishment of Drug Rehabilitation CenterPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
795AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE PROTECTION AND CONSERVATION OF ALL OBJECTS UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE IN PHILIPPINE WATERSProtection of Underwater Cultural Heritage Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
796AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FORENSIC SCIENCE INSTITUTE IN THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES SYSTEM, DEFINING ITS FUNCTIONS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORForensic Science Institute ActPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
797AN 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 PURPOSESBoard of Claims Creation for Victims of Unjust ImprisonmentPending 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 PURPOSESAnti-Carnapping ActPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
799AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL LAND TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Land Transportation Authority (NLTA) Act of 2013Pending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
800AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION DEVELOPMENT FUND AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Labor RelationsPending in the Committee (labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
801AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE LOCAL MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMNational Local Management Information System Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
802AN ACT TO PROMOTE AGRITOURISM IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESAgritourism Promotion Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
803AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MODERNIZATION OF FIRE PROTECTION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESModernization of Fire Protection Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
804AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COMPREHENSIVE ADULT MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM IN THE COUNTRY, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESComprehensive Adult Mental Health Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
805AN ACT PROVIDING BENEFITS TO PUBLIC EMPLOYEES WHO SUFFER ANY INJURY IN THE LINE OF DUTY THAT LEADS TO DISABILITYPublic Employee Disability Act of 2010Pending in the Committee 9Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
806AN ACT ESTABLISHING INTER-AGENCY ENERGY CONSERVATION COMMITTEE TO DEPLOY COST-EFFECTIVE ENERGY CONSERVATION MEASURES AND TECHNOLOGIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESGovernment Buildings Energy Cost Reduction Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Energy) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
807AN ACT PROVIDING FOR AN INCREASE IN THE SALARY OF GOVERNMENT PHYSICIANS AND ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORGovernment Physicians Salary IncreasePending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
808AN ACT TO REMOVE THE MARITIME FUNCTIONS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975Removing the Maritime Functions of the PNPPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
809AN 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 CODEPenalty for Persons in Authority as Accessories to the CrimesPending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
810AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL LIVELIHOOD DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL THEREBY INSTITUTIONALIZING THE LIVELIHOOD MOVEMENT OF THE PHILIPPINESNational Livelihood Development Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Rural Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
811AN ACT DEFINING THE OFFENSE OF RECKLESS DRIVING AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE COMMISSION THEREOF AND FOR OTHER RELATED PURPOSESReckless Driving OffensePending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
812AN ACT TO GIVE EFFECT TO THE CONVENTION ON THE PREVENTION AND PUNISHMENT OF CRIMES AGAINST INTERNATIONALLY PROTECTED PERSONS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESInternationally Protected Persons Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
813AN ACT CREATING THE GOVERNMENT ASSET MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESGovernment Asset Management ActPending in the Committee (Government Corporation and Public Enterprise) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
814AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL CANCER CENTER TO BE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL CANCER CENTER AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORPhilippine National Cancer CenterPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
815AN ACT INTEGRATING ALL AGENCIES AND OFFICES ON VETERANS WELFARE, CREATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE PHILIPPINE VETERANS AUTHORITY (PVA), APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Veterans AuthorityPending in the Committee (National Dxefense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
816AN 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 PURPOSESMaritime Safety Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
817AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN INDEPENDENT BROADCAST SYSTEM IN THE COUNTRY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPublic Service Broadcast System Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
818AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESDepartment of Information and Communications Technology Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Science and Technology) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
819AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY (EMA), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10121, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESEmergency Management Agency Act of 2013Pending 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 
820AN 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 PURPOSESAuthorizing 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 
821AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE YOUNG FARMERS PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESYoung Farmers Program Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
822AN 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 ACTNational Cave Resources Management Protection ActPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
823AN ACT ESTABLISHING AN EDUCATION PRINTING OFFICEEducation Printing Office Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
824AN ACT TO STABILIZE THE SUGAR INDUSTRY BY ESTABLISHING THE SUGAR INDUSTRY RESEARCH AND STABILIZATION FUND AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESSugar Industry Stabilization Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
825AN ACT REQUIRING THE FULL DISCLOSURE OF ALL ENTITIES AND ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVING GOVERNMENT FUNDS THRU A SEARCHABLE DATABASE WEBSITEGovernment Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes and Laws) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
826AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COST SHARING SCHEME TO PROVIDE FOR A HOSPITAL CARE PROGRAM IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESCost Sharing (Hospital Care Program)Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
827AN 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 PURPOSESGranting College Scholarship to Students who Graduated as ValedictorianPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
828AN ACT INSTITUTING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL RAILWAY AUTHORITY AND FORPhilippine National Railway Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Government Corporation and Public Enterprise) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
829AN ACT CREATING THE OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS PENSION AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOROverseas Filipino Workers PensionPending in the Committee (Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
830ESTABLISHING VETERANS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER IN LVMVeterans Memorial Medical Centers in LVMPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
831AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING PRIVATE LAND FORESTRY TO ENHANCE REFORESTATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND PROVIDING INCENTIVES THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPrivate Land Forestry and Incentive ActPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
832AN ACT CREATING A POSITION OF RURAL DENTIST IN EVERY RURAL HEALTH UNIT UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORRural Dentist in Every Rural HealthPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
833AN 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 THEREFROMGood Samaritan Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Development)  Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
834REQUIRING 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 PURPOSESGraduation Legacy for the Environment Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/16/2013 First Reading 8/12/2013 
896GRANTING 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 THEREOFFilipino Professional Athletes' Retirement Incentive and Health Care Benefits ActPending in the Committee (Games and Amusement) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
897AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE CAREER EXECUTIVE SERVICECareer Executive Service ActVetoed by the President 
898AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN SECTIONS OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NUMBERED NINETY-SEVEN, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE MERCHANT MARINE OFFICERS LAWPhilippine Merchant Marine Officers' LawPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
899AN ACT DEFINING AND REGULATING THE TRAVEL AGENTS PROFESSIONTravel Agents' ActPending in the Committee(Tourism) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
900AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MANDATORY LABELING OF POLYVINYL CHLORIDE (PVC) PRODUCTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPVC Labeling Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
901AN ACT DECLARING THE LAST FULL WEEK OF AUGUST AS NATIONAL MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKNational Military Appreciation Week Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
902AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 2 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1827 SO AS TO IMPOSE HIGHER PENALTIES FOR THOSE ENGAGED IN UNFAIR AND UNENTHICAL LOBBYING PRACTICESUnfair and Unethical Lobbying PracticesPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
903AN 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 PURPOSESDivision of Public School Academic Accountability Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
904AN ACT TO ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER FOR BANANA, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Research Center for BananaPending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
905AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION AND DISPOSAL OF BIO-MEDICAL WASTES, DECLARING CERTAIN ACTS UNLAWFUL, PRESCRIBING PENALTIES THERETO, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESBio-Medical Waste Control ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
906AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGISTRATION, LICENSURE AND PRACTICE OF FOOD TECHNOLOGY IN THE PHILIPPINES, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Food Technology Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
907AN ACT REGULATING THE REGISTRATION, LICENSURE AND PRACTICE OF OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Occupational Therapy LawPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government and Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
908AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR A FRAMEWORK IN THE CARE AND TREATMENT OF DIABETES, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESDiabetes Care Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
909AN ACT CREATING A SICK LEAVE BANK FOR GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEESSick Leave Bank ActPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
910AN ACT INSTITUTING A DRIVER EDUCATION PROGRAM PROVIDING THE IMPLEMENTING MECHANISMS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESDriver Education Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
911AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE COLLECTION, TRANSPORTATION AND RECYCLING OF ELECTRONIC WASTE AND CELLULAR PHONESE-waste and Cellular Phones Recycling ActPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
912AN ACT TO REQUIRE CERTAIN VEHICLES/CARRIAGES TRAVERSING MAIN AND SECONDARY ROADS TO USE REFLECTORS, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESReflectorized Vechicles and Carriages ActPending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
913AN 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 COUNTRYDistrict Engineering Offices Rationalization ActPending in the Committee (Public Works) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
914AN 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 PURPOSESChemistry Law of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
915AN ACT EXPANDING THE NUMBER OF DISORDERS INCLUDED IN THE NEWBORN SCREENING PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNewborn Screening Panel of Disorders ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
916AN ACT PROPOSING THE CREATION OF THE PHILIPPINE BAMBOO AND RATTAN CENTER (PBRC) TO CONSERVE, PROPAGATE AND PROMOTE BAMBOO AND RATTAN SPECIESBamboo and Rattan Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
917AN 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. 6975Transferring the Philippine National Police Academy and the Police National Training Institute from the PNPPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
918AN ACT TO PROVIDE TIME OFF WITH PAY FOR EMPLOYEES WHO DONATE ORGAN, BONE MARROW, BLOOD, OR BLOOD PLATELETSOrgan Donor Leave Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
919AN 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 PURPOSESNational Fiber Development Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food) Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
920AN ACT PENALIZING FALSE OR FRAUDULENT ADVERTISING AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESProhibiting Fraudulent AdvertisingPending in the Committee (Public Information and mass Media)  Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/13/2013 
988AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE STANDARD FOR THE PRACTICE OF REHABILITATION MEDICINE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESMedical Rehabilitation Standards Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
989AN 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 PURPOSESPoverty Alleviation Fund of 2013Pending in the Committee (Social Justice, Welfare and Development)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
990AN ACT RECOGNIZING NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAYS IN THE PHILIPPINES THEREBY CREATING A NATIONAL SCENIC BYWAYS PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Scenic Byways Program of 2013Pending in the Committee  (Tourism)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
991AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FAMILIES COMMISSION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESFamilies Commission Act of 2013Pending in the Committee  (Youth, Women and Family Relations)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
992AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE COMMISSION ON AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS AND THE OFFICE OF AUTISM SERVICESPhilippine Commission on Autism Spectrum Disorders ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
993AN ACT REGULATING THE PRACTICE OF CHIROPRACTIC CARE IN THE PHILIPPINESChiropractic Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
994AN 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 PHILIPPINESNew Mining Engineering Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
995AN 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 PURPOSESRevised Environmental and Sanitary Engineering Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
996AN ACT REGULATING HARBOR PILOTAGE SERVICES AND THE CONDUCT OF HARBOR PILOTS IN ALL PORTS IN THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPilotage Service Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Services)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
997AN 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 PURPOSESPhilippine Mango Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
998AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine National Maritime Museum ActPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
999AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTANTSMagna Carta of Government AccountantsPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1000AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE REGULATION, SUPERVISION AND PROFESSIONALIZATION OF THE PRACTICE, LICENSING, AND REIGSTRATION OF SANITARIANSThe Sanitarians Professionalization ActPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1001AN ACT TO STRENGTHEN THE RECYCLING PROGRAM FOR ALL RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES MANUFACTURED, SOLD AND DISTRIBUTED IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESRechargeable Battery LawPending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/18/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1002AN ACT TO ESTABLISH THE NATIONAL RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER FOR PINEAPPLE, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNational Research, Development and Extension Center for PineapplePending in the Committee  (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1003AN ACT CREATING A COFFEE RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND EXTENSION CENTER, AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESCoffee Research, Development and Extension CenterPending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1004AN 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 PURPOSESPhilippine Plumbing Engineering Act of 2010Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1005STRENGTHENING THE CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMContinuing Professional Education Act of 2011Pending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1006AN 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 CONSTITUTIONDeployment Abroad of Philippine Military TroopsPending in the Committee  (Foreign Relations)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1007AN ACT UPGRADING THE BENEFITS AND INCENTIVES OF BARANGAY TANOD MEMBERS WHO HAVE RENDERED AT LEAST ONE YEAR OF SERVICE IN THE BARANGAY GOVERNMENTBarangay Tanod Members' Benefits and IncentivesPending in the Committee (Local Government)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1008PROVIDING FOR A MAGNA CARTA FOR PAROLE AND PROBATION WORKERS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND OTHER PURPOSESMagna Carta for Parole and Probation WorkersPending in the Committee  (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1009INSTITUTING REFORMS TO FURTHER PROTECT AND DEVELOP THE NURSING PROFESSION, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED NINETY-ONE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-THREEPhilippine Nursing Act of 2002Pending in the Committee  (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1010GRANTING SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS TO THE SURVIVING LEGITIMATE SPOUSE OF A DECEASED RETIRED MEMBER OF THE OFFICE OF SOLICITOR GENERALSolicitor General SurvivorshipPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1011AN 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 PURPOSESMetallurgical Engineering ActPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1012AN 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 1999Seatbelt Use ActPending in the Committee (Public Service)  Filed on 7/22/2013 First Reading 8/14/2013 
1117AN ACT PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT THEREBY ESTABLISHING A BASIC POLICY FOR NATURE RESTORATION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESNature Restoration Law of 2013Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1118AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PERFORMANCE BASED ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESEducation Accountability Act (performance-based accountability system)Pending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1119AN 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 PURPOSESCareer Service of the CongressPending in the Committee (Accounts) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1120AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE CENTER FOR DUCK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TO PROMOTE THE PHILIPPINE DUCK INDUSTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Duck Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1121AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FARM MACHINERY MANUFACTURING PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORFarm Machinery Manufacturing Program (FMMP) Act of 2013Pending in the Committee 9Trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1122AN ACT ESTABLISHING ONE-STOP ACTION CENTER FOR PURPOSES OF LAND REGISTRATION IN EVERY LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOROne-Stop Action Center for Land Registration in every LegislativePending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1123AN ACT ESTABLISHING CHILDREN’S SAVINGS ACCOUNT PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESChildren's Savings Accounts ActPending in the Committee (Youth, Women and Family Relations)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1124AN ACT CREATING A CARNAP PREVENTION PROGRAM, ESTABLISHING A CARNAP PREVENTION ADVISORY BOARD, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESWatch Your Car Program of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1125AN 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 PURPOSESSex Offenders School Access Prohibition ActPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1126AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PROGRAM FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION ON PROSTATE CANCERProstate Cancer Public Awareness ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1127AN 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 PURPOSESDeoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Identification ActPending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1128AN ACT PRESCRIBING EVERY SECOND SUNDAY OF SEPTEMBER AS A NATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY IN THE COUNTRYNational Coastal Clean-up Day Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1129AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE FOUNDATION TO PROMOTE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SCHOOLS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESAcademic Excellence Act of 2013Pending in the Committee 9Education, Arts and Culture)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1130AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE HALAL ACCREDITATION AND REGULATORY BOARD AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Halal Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Agriculture and Food)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1131AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL CERVICAL CANCER DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT FUNDNational Cervical Cancer Diagnostic and Treatment Fund ProgramPending in the Committee (Health and Demography)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1132AN ACT PROMOTING GOVERNMENT AGENCY PERFORMANCE EXCELLENCEGovernment Agency PerformancePending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1133AN ACT REQUIRING MANDATORY INSTALLATION OF SPEED LIMITERS IN PUBLIC UTILITY VEHICLES (PUVS)Speed Limiters Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1134ACT TO REQUIRE COUNTRY OF ORIGIN LABELING ON PRESCRIPTION AND OVER-THE-COUNTER DRUGSTranparency in Drug Labelling ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1135AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR A NATIONAL FOLIC ACID EDUCATION PROGRAM TO PREVENT BIRTH DEFECTSFolic Acid Promotion and Birth Defects Prevention ActPending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First reading 8/27/2013 
1146AN 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 CODEOmnibus 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 
1147AN ACT TO GOVERN THE OPERATIONS AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE OVERSEAS WORKERS WELFARE ADMINISTRATIONOWWA Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1148AN 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 OMBUDSMANOmbudsman Act of 1989Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1149AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE TRADE REPRESENTATIVE OFFICE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESCharter of the Philippine Trade Representative OfficePending in the Committee 9trade and Commerce) Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/27/2013 
1150AN 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 PURPOSESPre-hospital Emergency Care Act of 2012Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/29/2013 First reading 8/29/2013 
1151AN 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 PURPOSESOffice of Veterans Affairs in the Philippine Embassy in USPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security)  Filed on 7/29/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1161AN ACT ESTABLISHING MARINE PROTECTED AREAS IN ALL COASTAL MUNICIPALITIES AND CITIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESMarine and Coastal Resources Protection Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Environment and Natural Resources)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1162AN 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 THEREFORStrengthening the Forfeiture Powers of the StatePending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1163AN 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 EMPLOYEESProviding 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 
1164AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AND FURTHER DEVELOPING '117' AS THE NATIONWIDE EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE TELEPHONE NUMBER FOR PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESHotline '117' Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Order and Dangerous Drugs)  Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1165AN 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 CODEAuthorizing the Court to Require Community Service in lieu of Imprisonment for the Penalty of Arresto MenorePending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Angara, Juan Edgardo M.
1166AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A TWENTY (20) YEAR BARANGAY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESThe Barangay Development Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1167AN 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 THEREFORThe Philippine Criminology Profession Act of 2013Pending in the Committee 9Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1168AN ACT TO GIVE JURIDICAL PERSONALITY TO THE PRESENT VETERANS MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (VMMC) AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESThe Veterans Memorial Medical Center Charter of 2013Pending in the Committee (Government Corporations and Public Enterprises) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Macapagal-Arroyo, Gloria M.
1169AN 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 DEPENDENTSIncreasing Burial Assistance for VeteransPending in the Committee (National Defense) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Roman, Herminia B.
1170AN ACT PROVIDING FOR TAX EXEMPTIONS AND SUBSIDIES FOR THE LOCAL MUSIC INDUSTRY, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE CERTAIN SECTIONS OF THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991Local Music Industry Incentives ActPending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Tinga, Sigrifino R.
1171AN 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 DOCUMENTSDocument Authentication and Security ActPending in the Committee (Ways and Means) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1172AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSEHighway Safety Program of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Services) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1173AN 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 PURPOSESArmed Forces of the Philippines Peacekeeping/Expeditionary Contingent/ Force Law of 2013Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Biazon, Rodolfo G.
1174AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CIVIL SERVICE CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESPhilippine Civil Service Code of 2013Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1175AN 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 PURPOSESFood Safety Modenization Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1176AN 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 2013Pending in the Committee (Agrarian Reform) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Teves, Pryde Henry A.
1177AN 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 PURPOSESLocal Film Industry Development Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Public Information and Mass Media) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1178AN 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 THEREFORThe Revised Philippine HIV and AIDS Policy and Program Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Marcos, Imelda R.
1179AN 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 PUROSESExpanding the Scope of the Practice of MidwiferyPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Salvacion, Andres Jr. D.
1180AN ACT ESTABLISHING CHILDREN’S SAVINGS ACCOUNT PROGRAM, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESChildren's Savings Accounts ActPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1181AN ACT OF CONFERMING A DOCTORATE DEGREE AS EQUIVALENT TO ENTRY LEVEL CAREER EXECUTIVE SERVICE OFFICER ELIGIBILITYConfernment of a Doctorate Degree as Equivalent to Entry Level Career Executive Service Officer EligibilityPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1182AN 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 MuseumPending in the Committee (Education, Arts and Culture) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Biazon, Rodolfo G.
1183AN ACT GRANTING DISASTER SERVICE VOLUNTEERS A PAID LEAVE DURING PERIOD OF DISASTERSDisaster Service Volunteer Leave ActPending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1184AN 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 THEREOFBlood Type Identification Act of 2013Pending in the Committee (Health and Demography) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013 
1185AN 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 PRICESAmending section 450 of the Local Government Code of 1991Pending in the Committee (Local Government) Filed on 7/30/2013 First Reading 8/28/2013Requisites for Creation of a Municipality
1359AN ACT ALLOWING FOREIGN VESSELS TO ENGAGE IN COASTWISE TRADE IN THE COUNTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESCoastwise Trade Act of 2014Pending in the Committee (Trade, Commerce and Entrepreneurship) Filed on 8/28/2013 First Reading 9/3/2013 
1456AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, STOCKPILING, USE OF CHEMICAL WEAPONS AND PROVIDING FOR THEIR DESTRUCTION AND PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESChemical Weapons prohibition Act of 2014Pending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 9/2/13 First Reading 9/9/2013 
1657AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 53 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT REORM ACT", AND FOR OTHER PURPOSESGovernment Procurement Reform ActPending in the Committee (Finance) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/18/2013 
1658AN 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 PURPOSESRevised AFP Modernization ProgramPending in the Committee (National Defense and Security) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/18/2013 
1689AN 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 PURPOSESSalary Standardization Law 4Pending in the Committee (Civil Service and Government Reorganization) Filed on 9/16/2013 First Reading 9/23/2013 
1731AN 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 2013Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 9/24/2013 First Reading 9/24/2013 
1732AN 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 1980Pending in the Committee (Justice and Human Rights) Filed on 9/24/2013 First Reading 9/24/2013