Proposed Senate Resolution No. 879, 17th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD TO INVESTIGATE THE IMPORTATION OF RICE INFESTED WITH ‘BUKBOK’ OR WEEVILS RESULTING IN INFERIOR QUALITY OF RICE AND DELAYED DELIVERY OF AFFORDABLE RICE TO THE PROVINCES, WITH THE OBJECTIVES OF RECOMMENDING MEASURES TO ENSURE THE AVAILABILITY, ACCESSIBILITY AND AFFORDABILITY OF QUALITY RICE, PROTECTING PUBLIC HEALTH AND PUNISHING INDIVIDUALS FOR RECKLESS DISREGARD FOR THE LIVES AND SAFETY OF FILIPINOS

Senate Bill No. 2437, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT PROVIDING INDEMNIFICATION FOR OWNERS WHOSE LIVESTOCK ARE AFFECTED BY HIGHLY COMMUNICABLE DISEASES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 914, ENTITLED AN ACT CREATING THE LIVESTOCK DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
LIVESTOCK DEVELOPMENT AND INDEMNIFICATION
Date filed
August 23, 2010
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Proposed Senate Resolution No. 1, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD TO CONDUCT AN IMMEDIATE INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE PLIGHT OF FILIPINO COCONUT FARMERS TAKING INTO CONSIDERATION THE REPORTED OUTBREAK OF SCALE INSECTS IN CALABARZON, THE RECURRING PROBLEM OF PESTILENCE AND THE STRESSES OF WEATHER DESTROYING COCO FARMS WITH THE INTENTION OF PROTECTING THE COCONUT INDUSTRY AND ITS FARMERS

Senate Bill No. 2631, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A NEW OFFICE UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO INCREASE THE EMPHASIS ON URBAN AGRICULTURAL ISSUES, EFFECTIVELY ENCOURAGE LOCAL AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND INCREASE THE AVAILABILITY OF FRESH FOOD IN URBAN AREAS, PARTICULARLY UNDESERVED COMMUNITIES EXPERIENCING HUNGER, POOR NUTRITION, OBESITY, AND FOOD INSECURITY
Short Title
GREENING FOOD DESERTS ACT
Date filed
December 1, 2011

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 34, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD, ON HEALTH AND DEMOGRAPHY AND ON TRADE AND COMMERCE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE FAILURE TO STOP RAMPANT MEAT AND OFFAL SMUGGLING THAT THREATENS THE VIABILITY OF THE LOCAL LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY INDUSTRIES, UNDERMINES MEASURES TO ENSURE SUPPLY OF HIGH-QUALITY MEAT AND MEAT PRODUCTS AND DIMINISHES GOVERNMENT REVENUES WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ATTAINING FOOD SAFETY AND SECURITY AND STRENGTHENING THE AGRICULTURE INDUSTRY

Senate Bill No. 2697, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DECLARING THE IMPORTATION, SELLING AND DISTRIBUTION OF 'BOTCHA' OR MEAT WITH FOOD AND MOUTH DISEASE (FMD) VIRUS OR ANY ILL-QUARANTINED MEAT OR MEAT PRODUCTS AS A CRIMINAL OFFENSE AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9296 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE MEAT INSPECTION CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES' AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
IMPORTATION, SELLING AND DISTRIBUTION OF DOUBLE-DEAD MEAT
Date filed
February 14, 2011

Senate Bill No. 2870, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DEFINING AND PROVIDING FOR MORE SEVERE PENALTIES FOR LARGE SCALE EXPLORATION AND EXPLOITATION OF CORALS, CORAL REEFS, AND THE FISHING OR TAKING OF THREATENED OR ENDANGERED SPECIES, AND OTHER SIMILAR ACTS OF DESTRUCTION OF OUR MARINE AND AQUATIC RESOURCES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8550, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PHILIPPINE FISHERIES CODE OF 1998
Short Title
FISHERIES CODE
Date filed
July 6, 2011