Proposed Senate Resolution No. 570, 13th Congress

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RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION, ARTS AND CULTURE; AND THE COMMITTEE ON ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE UNFAIR COMPETITION IN THE TEXTBOOK PROCUREMENT PROGRAM OF THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (DEPED) WHICH ALLEGEDLY RESULTED IN A MONOPOLY OF THE VIBAL GROUP OF COMPANIES THUS NEGATING THE PROVISIONS OF EXISTING LAWS TO THE DETRIMENT OF ELEMENTARY AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF REVIEWING AND PROPOSING REMEDIAL LEGISLATION TO R.A. NO. 8047 - THE BOOK DEVELOPMENT ACT OF 1995 AND R.A. NO. 9184 - THE GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT ACT

Senate Bill No. 887, 16th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT ADOPTING A RETAIL PRICE MAINTENANCE AND UNIFORM DISCOUNTING SCHEME IN BOOK TRADE WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENSURING AFFORDABLE, ACCESSIBLE AND QUALITY-LADEN TEXTBOOKS AND OTHER RELATED EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS TO BE USED BY PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Short Title
RETAIL PRICE MAINTENANCE AND UNIFORM DISCOUNTING ACT OF 2013
Date filed
July 17, 2013
Subjects

Senate Bill No. 917, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
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
Short Title
PUBLIC SAFETY COLLEGE
Date filed
July 18, 2013

Senate Bill No. 1896, 16th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 42 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 232, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE 'EDUCATION ACT OF 1982', BY IMPOSING A THREE-YEAR MORATORIUM ON TUITION AND OTHER SCHOOL FEE INCREASE ON ALL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND STIPULATING THEREAFTER THAT TUITION AND OTHER SCHOOL FEE INCREASE SHOULD NOT BE RAISED BEYOND THE CURRENT INFLATION RATE OF THE COUNTRY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
SCHOOL FEES REGULATION ACT OF 2013
Date filed
April 11, 2013
Subjects

Senate Bill No. 989, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
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
Short Title
POVERTY ALLEVIATION FUND OF 2013
Date filed
July 22, 2013

Senate Bill No. 1981, 16th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT TO DECLARE APRIL 27 OF EVERY YEAR AS A SPECIAL NON-WORKING HOLIDAY THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY TO COMMEMORATE THE VICTORY OF LAPU-LAPU AND HIS MEN OVER THE SPANIARDS LED BY FERNANDO MAGALLANES IN THE HISTORIC BATTLE OF MACTAN ON APRIL 27, 1521, TO BE KNOWN AS 'LAPU-LAPU DAY' OR ADLAW NI LAPU-LAPU
Short Title
ADLAW NI LAPU-LAPU
Date filed
November 27, 2013