House Bill No. 8500, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT REGULATING THE PLANNING, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, OCCUPANCY, MAINTENANCE, AND DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS, PROMOTING BUILDING RESILIENCE AGAINST EARTHQUAKE, FIRE, FLOOD, LANDSLIDE, STORM, VOLCANIC ERUPTION, AND MULTIPLE HAZARDS WITHIN AN ALL-HAZARDS APPROACH TO RESILIENCE BUILDING, ENACTING A NEW PHILIPPINE BUILDING ACT, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6541, "AN ACT TO ORDAIN AND INSTITUTE A NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES", AND PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1096, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES"
Short Title
NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Date filed
May 31, 2023

House Bill No. 8520, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING MANDATORY POSITIONS FOR A HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT OFFICER FOR MUNICIPALITIES, CITIES, AND PROVINCES, AND A BUSINESS PERMIT AND LICENSING OFFICER FOR MUNICIPALITIES AND CITIES, PRESCRIBING THEIR QUALIFICATIONS AND DEFINING THEIR POWERS AND DUTIES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 443, 454, AND 463 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991
Short Title
MANDATORY POSITIONS FOR A HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT OFFICER (MUNICIPALITIES/CITIES/PROVINCES)
Date filed
June 5, 2023

House Bill No. 8586, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING STRONGER MEASURES FOR THE CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE RESOURCES AND THEIR HABITATS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9147 OR THE "WILDLIFE RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION ACT"
Short Title
REVISED WILDLIFE RESOURCES CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION ACF
Congress Author
Date filed
July 13, 2023

House Bill No. 8980, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM JANUARY ONE TO DECEMBER THIRTY-ONE, TWO THOUSAND AND TWENTY-FOUR
Congress Author
Date filed
August 30, 2023

House Bill No. 9293, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE ATOMIC ENERGY REGULATORY AUTHORITY AND PROVIDING FOR A COMPREHENSIVE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR NUCLEAR SAFETY, SECURITY, AND SAFEGUARDS IN THE PEACEFUL UTILIZATION OF NUCLEAR ENERGY IN THE PHILIPPINES, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
September 25, 2023

House Bill No. 9396, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT DECLARING THE WATERS SURROUNDING PANAON ISLAND, IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF LILOAN, PINTUYAN, SAN FRANCISCO, AND SAN RICARDO, IN THE PROVINCE OF SOUTHERN LEYTE, A PROTECTED AREA, WITH THE CATEGORY OF PROTECTED SEASCAPE UNDER THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED PROTECTED AREAS SYSTEM, TO BE REFERRED TO AS THE PANAON ISLAND PROTECTED SEASCAPE, PROVIDING FOR ITS MANAGEMENT, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
October 9, 2023

House Bill No. 9506, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A RENTAL HOUSING SUBSIDY PROGRAM FOR INFORMAL SETTLER FAMILIES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
November 9, 2023

House Bill No. 9647, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT RENAMING MOTOR VEHICLE USER'S CHARGE INTO MOTOR VEHICLE ROAD USER'S TAX AND INCREASING THE RATES FOR PUBLIC UTILITY VEHICLE MODERNIZATION AND ROAD SAFETY PROGRAMS, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8794, ENTITLED "AN ACT IMPOSING A MOTOR VEHICLE USER'S CHARGE ON OWNERS OF ALL TYPES OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES," AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 11239
Congress Author
Date filed
December 4, 2023

House Bill No. 9648, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR COST-EFFECTIVE, TRANSPARENT, COMPETITIVE, STREAMLINED, SUSTAINABLE, ACTIVE, AND INCLUSIVE PROCUREMENT ACTIVITIES OF THE GOVERNMENT, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9184, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT REFORM ACT"
Congress Author
Date filed
December 4, 2023

House Bill No. 9662, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A FRAMEWORK FOR BLUE ECONOMY, PROMOTING STEWARDSHIP AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF COASTAL AND MARINE ECOSYSTEMS AND RESOURCES, REORGANIZING AND RENAMING THE NATIONAL COAST WATCH SYSTEM AS THE NATIONAL MARITIME MONITORING SYSTEM, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
December 4, 2023

House Bill No. 9663, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL FRAMEWORK FOR WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT AND CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER RESOURCES AND THE WATER REGULATORY COMMISSION, DEFINING THEIR MANDATES, POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
December 4, 2023

House Bill No. 9682, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING THE GRANT OF TEACHING SUPPLIES ALLOWANCE FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
December 6, 2023

House Bill No. 9726, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT OF THE PHILIPPINE SCIENCE HIGH SCHOOL SYSTEM, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2023

House Bill No. 4488, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE OPERATION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM JANUARY ONE TO DECEMBER THIRTY-ONE, TWO THOUSAND AND TWENTY-THREE
Short Title
GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT 2023
Congress Author
Date filed
September 6, 2022

House Bill No. 6452, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE VIROLOGY AND VACCINE INSTITUTE OF THE PHILIPPINES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
VIROLOGY AND VACCINE INSTITUTE OF THE PHILIPPINES (VIP) ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
November 29, 2022

House Bill No. 6416, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES OF STATE UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES (SUCS) MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
November 28, 2022

House Bill No. 6473, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PHILIPPINE ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
PHILIPPINE ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 1, 2022

House Bill No. 6336, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT EMANCIPATING AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES FROM FINANCIAL BURDEN BY CONDONING UNPAID AMORTIZATIONS AND INTERESTS AND EXEMPTING PAYMENT OF ESTATE TAX ON AGRICULTURAL LANDS AWARDED UNDER THE COMPREHENSIVE AGRARIAN REFORM PROGRAM
Short Title
NEW AGRARIAN EMANCIPATION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
November 24, 2022

House Bill No. 6510, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NEW PASSPORT LAW, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8239, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ACT OF 1996"
Short Title
NEW PHILIPPINE PASSPORT ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 6, 2022

House Bill No. 6518, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THE HEALTH EMERGENCY AUXILIARY REINFORCEMENT TEAM UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
HEALTH EMERGENCY AUXILIARY REINFORCEMENT TEAM (HEART) ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 6, 2022

House Bill No. 6557, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE MAGNA CARTA OF BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS
Short Title
MAGNA CARTA OF BARANGAY HEALTH WORKERS
Congress Author
Date filed
December 7, 2022

House Bill No. 6558, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTING REFORMS IN REAL PROPERTY VALUATION AND ASSESSMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES, REORGANIZING THE BUREAU OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT FINANCE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
REAL PROPERTY VALUATION AND ASSESSMENT REFORM ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 7, 2022

House Bill No. 6687, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTING A NATIONAL CITIZENS SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAM IN ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE TERTIARY EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9163, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "NATIONAL SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAM ACT", AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
NATIONAL CITIZENS SERVICE TRAINING PROGRAM ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 14, 2022

House Bill No. 6608, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MAHARLIKA INVESTMENT FUND, PROVIDING FOR THE MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT, AND USE OF THE PROCEEDS OF THE FUND, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
MAHARLIKA INVESTMENT FUND ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6574, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE PROMOTION AND DELIVERY OF MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES IN BASIC EDUCATION THROUGH THE HIRING AND DEPLOYMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
BASIC EDUCATION MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING PROMOTION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
December 9, 2022

House Bill No. 6581, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THREE (3) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE METROPOLITAN TRIAL COURT IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF PARAÑAQUE, METRO MANILA, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 27 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
MTC IN THE NATIONAL CAPITAL JUDICIAL REGION (PARANAQUE CITY)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6583, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THREE (3) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE TENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF SAN JOSE, PROVINCE OF DINAGAT ISLANDS, AND TWO (2) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN THE TENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE MUNICIPALITIES OF SAN JOSE AND BASILISA, PROVINCE OF DINAGAT ISLANDS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (K) AND SECTION 30 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE TENTH JUDICIAL REGION (SAN JOSE AND BASILISA, PROVINCE OF DINAGAT ISLANDS)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6584, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, TO BE DESIGNATED AS A SPECIAL COURT FOR DRUGS CASES, IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF BAYBAY, PROVINCE OF LEYTE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (I) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION, SPECIAL COURT FOR DRUGS CASES (BAYBAY CITY, LEYTE)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6586, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING THREE (3) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE TENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF VALENCIA, PROVINCE OF BUKIDNON, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (K) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE TENTH JUDICIAL REGION (VALENCIA CITY, BUKIDNON)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6587, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING FOUR (4) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF TACLOBAN, PROVINCE OF LEYTE, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (I) OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE EIGHTH JUDICIAL REGION (TACLOBAN CITY, LEYTE)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6588, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING TWELVE (12) 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 ONE (1) ADDITIONAL BRANCH OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF CABUYAO, PROVINCE OF LAGUNA, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 (E) AND SECTION 29 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
RTC IN THE FOURTH JUDICIAL REGION (LOS BANOS, CABUYAO CITY, LAGUNA)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6589, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING ELEVEN (11) ADDITIONAL BRANCHES OF THE MUNICIPAL TRIAL COURT IN CITIES IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION TO BE STATIONED IN THE CITY OF DAVAO, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 29 OF BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 129, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS 'THE JUDICIARY REORGANIZATION ACT OF 1980', AS AMENDED
Short Title
MTC IN CITIES IN THE ELEVENTH JUDICIAL REGION (DAVAO CITY)
Congress Author
Date filed
December 12, 2022

House Bill No. 6680, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT GRANTING FULL INSURANCE COVERAGE TO ALL QUALIFIED AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES OF THE COMPREHENSIVE AGRARIAN REFORM PROGRAM, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 6657, AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9700, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE "COMPREHENSIVE AGRARIAN REFORM LAW OF 1988"
Short Title
FULL INSURANCE COVERAGE TO ALL QUALIFIED AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES
Congress Author
Date filed
December 14, 2022

House Bill No. 6571, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES IN THE ACQUISITION OF RIGHT-OF-WAY, SITE, OR LOCATION FOR NATIONAL GOVERNMENT INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10752, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE RIGHT-OF-WAY ACT"
Short Title
THE RIGHT-OF-WAY ACT
Date filed
December 7, 2022

House Bill No. 7325, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA OF FILIPINO SEAFARERS
Short Title
MAGNA CARTA OF FILIPINO SEAFARERS
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7354, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING EVACUATION CENTERS IN EVERY CITY AND MUNICIPALITY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
ESTABLISHING EVACUATION CENTERS IN EVERY CITY AND MUNICIPALITY
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7355, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NEGROS ISLAND REGION, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
NEGROS ISLAND REGION ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023
Subjects

House Bill No. 7363, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROMOTING ENTREPRENEURSHIP BY ESTABLISHING A SUSTAINABLE FINANCING PROGRAM FOR MICRO AND SMALL ENTERPRISES THROUGH THE PONDO SA PAGBABAGO AT PAG-ASENSO PROGRAM, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
PONDO SA PAGBABAGO AT PAG-ASENSO ACT (P3)
Congress Author
Date filed
February 28, 2023

House Bill No. 7370, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT CREATING A TRIPARTITE COUNCIL TO ADDRESS UNEMPLOYMENT, UNDEREMPLOYMENT, AND THE JOB-SKILLS MISMATCH PROBLEM IN THE COUNTRY, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
TRIPARTITE COUNCIL FOR UNEMPLOYMENT, UNDEREMPLOYMENT, AND JOB-SKILLS MISMATCH PROBLEM
Congress Author
Date filed
March 1, 2023

House Bill No. 7400, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING AN ENTERPRISE-BASED EDUCATION AND TRAINING PROGRAM TO STRENGTHEN TECHNICAL-VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
ENTERPRISE-BASED EDUCATION AND TRAINING (EBET) PROGRAM ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 2, 2023

House Bill No. 7414, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT RENAMING THE LITERACY COORDINATING COUNCIL TO NATIONAL LITERACY COUNCIL, STRENGTHENING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, EXPANDING ITS MEMBERSHIP STRUCTURE AND SUPPORT MECHANISMS, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7165, AS AMENDED
Short Title
NATIONAL LITERACY COUNCIL ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 6, 2023

House Bill No. 7620, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PRESCRIBING THE USE OF NEO-ETHNIC PHILIPPINE TEXTILES IN THE ACADEMIC REGALIA OF ALL STATE AND LOCAL UNIVERSITIES AND COLLEGES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
PHILIPPINE ACADEMIC REGALIA ACT
Congress Author
Date filed
March 15, 2023

House Bill No. 7576, 19th Congress

Full Title of Bill
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR EARLY VOTING BY QUALIFIED SENIOR CITIZENS, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, LAWYERS, AND HUMAN RESOURCES FOR HEALTH IN NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTIONS
Short Title
HEALTH IN NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTIONS
Congress Author
Date filed
March 13, 2023