House Bill No. 939, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWO (2) ADDITIONAL REGIONAL TRIAL COURTS AND TWO (2) ADDITIONAL MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURTS IN CITIES IN PAGADIAN CITY, PROVINCE OF ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980" AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
July 1, 2022

House Bill No. 4959, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ADDITIONAL DIVISIONS IN THE COURT OF APPEALS, INCREASING THE NUMBER OF COURT OF APPEALS JUSTICES FROM SIXTY-NINE (69) TO SEVENTY-EIGHT (78), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 129, AS AMENDED OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Date filed
September 19, 2022

House Bill No. 1448, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE SIXTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN SILAY CITY, PROVINCE OF NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(G) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980, AS AMENDED
Date filed
July 6, 2022

House Bill No. 4999, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWO (2) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURTS IN CITIES (MTCC) IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED AT THE CITY OF TAGUM, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (L) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980", AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 19, 2022

House Bill No. 1454, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT APPROPRIATING TWO BILLION PESOS FOR THE DEMOLITION OF THE BURNED DOWN HALL OF JUSTICE AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW AND MODERN HALL OF JUSTICE IN CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY
Congress Author
Date filed
July 6, 2022

House Bill No. 5006, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING A SHARI'A JUDICIAL DISTRICT IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION, AND CREATING THEREIN ONE (1) SHARI'A DISTRICT COURT TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF MANILA, AND FOUR (4) SHARI'A CIRCUIT COURTS TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF MANILA, CITY OF QUEZON, CITY OF SAN JUAN AND THE CITY OF TAGUIG, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 138, 147, AND 150 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1083, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CODE OF MUSLIM PERSONAL LAWS OF THE PHILIPPINES," AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 20, 2022

House Bill No. 1478, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING THAT THE SEASONABLE FILING OF A MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION AND/OR APPEAL SHALL STAY THE EXECUTION OF THE CHALLENGED ORDER OF DECISION
Congress Author
Date filed
July 7, 2022

House Bill No. 5007, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING A SHARI'A JUDICIAL DISTRICT IN THE CENTRAL VISAYAS REGION AND CREATING THEREIN ONE (1) SHARI'A DISTRICT COURT TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF CEBU, AND THREE (3) SHARI'A CIRCUIT COURTS TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF MANDAUE, CITY OF MACTAN AND THE CITY TALISAY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 138, 147, AND 150 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1083, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CODE OF MUSLIM PERSONAL LAWS OF THE PHILIPPINES," AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 20, 2022

House Bill No. 5029, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 4 AND 9 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7309 ENTITLED, "AN ACT CREATING A BOARD OF CLAIMS UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR VICTIMS OF UNJUST IMPRISONMENT OR DETENTION AND VICTIMS OF VIOLENT CRIMES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES"
Congress Author
Date filed
September 20, 2022

House Bill No. 5175, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE 10TH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF MARAMAG, PROVINCE OF BUKIDNON, FURTHER AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (K) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980" AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 27, 2022

House Bill No. 5193, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO ANY OFFICERS OR ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE ON ANY CHARGE BEFORE THE PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE, COURT OR ANY COMPETENT BODY ARISING FORM AN INCIDENT OR INCIDENTS RELATED TO THE PERFORMANCE OF OFFICIAL DUTY
Congress Author
Date filed
September 27, 2022

House Bill No. 5207, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
CREATING THREE (3) ADDITIONAL MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES (MTCC) STATIONED IN SAN CARLOS CITY IN THE PROVINCE OF PANGASINAN, IN THE FIRST JUDICIAL REGION, THUS AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980" AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 28, 2022

House Bill No. 1622, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT TRANSFERRING THE CONTROL AND SUPERVISION OF THE PROVINCIAL AND SUB-PROVINCIAL JAILS TO THE BUREAU OF JAIL AND MANAGEMENT AND PENOLOGY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6975, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT OF 1990" AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
July 7, 2022

House Bill No. 5208, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THE SIXTH SHARI'AH JUDICIAL DISTRICT IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION, CREATING THEREIN ONE (1) SHARI'AH DISTRICT COURT TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF MANILA, AND THREE (3) SHARI'AH CIRCUIT COURTS TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF MANILA, TAGUIG CITY, AND QUEZON CITY, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1083, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "CODE OF MUSLIM PERSONAL LAWS OF THE PHILIPPINES," AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 27, 2022

House Bill No. 1627, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWO (2) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE ISLAND GARDEN CITY OF SAMAL (IGACOS) AND CITY OF PANABO, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE, RESPECTIVELY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14(E) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980", AS AMENDED
Congress Author
Date filed
July 8, 2022

House Bill No. 5219, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ADDITIONAL DIVISIONS IN THE COURT OF APPEALS, INCREASING THE NUMBER OF COURT OF APPEALS JUSTICES FROM SIXTY-NINE (69) TO SEVENTY-EIGHT (78), AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 129, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
September 28, 2022

House Bill No. 1643, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING SUPPORT FOR THE SURVIVING SPOUSE AND CHILDREN OF SLAIN JUSTICES AND JUDGES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 910, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE RETIREMENT OF JUSTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT AND OF THE COURT OF APPEALS, FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF THE PROVISIONS HEREOF BY THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM, AND TO REPEAL COMMONWEALTH ACT NUMBERED FIVE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-SIX", AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
July 8, 2022

House Bill No. 5238, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT AUGMENTING THE RETIREMENT, DEATH, AND SURVIVORSHIP BENEFITS FOR THE SOLICITOR GENERAL, ASSISTANT SOLICITOR GENERAL, SENIOR STATE SOLICITOR , SOLICITORS, OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE OFFICE OF THE SOLICITOR GENERAL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Date filed
September 28, 2022

House Bill No. 1658, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PENALIZING ANY PERSON PROVIDING OR PROCESSING CONTRABAND AND THOSE WHO SHALL AID OR ABET THE INTRODUCTION OF THE SAME INSIDE ANY PRISON FACILITY ADMINISTERED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, PROVIDING PENALTIES THEREFORE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
July 8, 2022

House Bill No. 5324, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT AMENDING SECTION 42 0F BATAS PAMBANSA BILANG 129, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1981, EXEMPTING AFFECTED MEMBERS OF THE JUDICIARY AS MAY HEREIN BE QUALIFIED FROM THE CONTINUOUS SERVICE REQUIREMENT
Congress Author
Date filed
October 3, 2022

House Bill No. 1694, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING SUPPORT FOR THE SURVIVING SPOUSE AND CHILDREN OF SLAIN JUSTICES AND JUDGES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 910, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED "AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE RETIREMENT OF JUSTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT AND OF THE COURT OF APPEALS, FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF THE PROVISIONS HEREOF BY THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM, AND TO REPEAL COMMONWEALTH ACT NUMBERED FIVE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-SIX", AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
July 11, 2022

House Bill No. 5375, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT TO PROFESSIONALIZE THE PRACTICE OF PRISON MANAGEMENT AND SET FOR THAT PURPOSE THE QUALIFICATION FOR SUPERINTENDENTS OF THE NATIONAL PRISON SYSTEM AND OF WARDENS OF PROVINCIAL, CITY OR MUNICIPAL JAILS
Congress Author
Date filed
October 3, 2022

House Bill No. 1717, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING SIX (6) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF LOS BAÑOS AND IN THE CITY OF CABUYAO, PROVINCE OF LAGUNA, AND CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF CABUAYO, PROVINCE OF LAGUNA, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 14 (E) AND 29 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "˜THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980, AS AMENDED
Congress Author
Date filed
July 11, 2022

House Bill No. 1755, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FREE LEGAL ASSISTANCE TO ANY OFFICER OR ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE ON ANY CHARGE BEFORE THE PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE, COURT OR ANY COMPETENT BODY ARISING FROM AN INCIDENT RELATED TO THE PERFORMANCE OF OFFICIAL DUTY
Date filed
July 11, 2022

House Bill No. 1759, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING FOUR (4) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF ORMOC, PROVINCE OF LEYTE AND FOUR (4) ADDITIONAL BRANCES OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES (MTCC), TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF ORMOC, THE PROVINCE OF LEYTE, EIGHT JUDICIAL REGION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14, PARAGRAPH (I) AND SECTION 29 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980", AS AMENDED, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
July 11, 2022

House Bill No. 5448, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MODERNIZATION FUNDINGFOR THE BUREAU OF IMMIGRATIONS, INCREASING AND REORGANIZING ITS ADMINISTRATION, PROVIDING EFFICIENT, EFFECTIVE AND INNOVATIVE IMMIGRATION SERVICES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
October 6, 2022

House Bill No. 1767, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT AMENDING SECTIONS 15 AND 16 OF REPUBLIC ACT 10071 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL PROSECUTION SERVICE ACT OF 2010", APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
July 11, 2022

House Bill No. 5508, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MODERNIZATION FUNDINGFOR THE PUBLIC ATTORNEY'S OFFICE (PAO), INCREASING AND REORGANIZING ITS ADMINISTRATION, PROVIDING HIGHLY MOTIVATED, EFFECTIVE AND EMPOWERED PUBLIC SERVANTS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
October 10, 2022

House Bill No. 5509, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MODERNIZATION FUNDINGFOR THE OFFICE OF THE SOLICITOR GENERAL (OSG), INCREASING AND REORGANIZING ITS ADMINISTRATION, SECURING JUSTICE FOR THE NATION THROUGH EXCELLENCE IN LEGAL ADVOCACY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
October 10, 2022

House Bill No. 5510, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR MODERNIZATION FUNDINGFOR THE LAND REGISTRATION AUTHORITY (LRA), INCREASING AND REORGANIZING ITS ADMINISTRATION, PROVIDING FOR A SECURE, STABLE AND TRUSTWORTHY RECORD OF LAND OWNERSHIP AND INTERESTS, TO PROMOTE NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Congress Author
Date filed
October 10, 2022