Proposed Senate Resolution No. 436, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE PROPER SENATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO STRENGTHEN LAWS TO ENSURE THE EFFICIENCY, TRANSPARENCY, AND ACCOUNTABILITY OF GOVERNMENT DISASTER RELIEF PROJECTS, ESPECIALLY THOSE INVOLVING INTERNATIONAL AID, FOLLOWING REPORTS THAT BUNKHOUSES BEING DEVELOPED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS IN LEYTE AND EASTERN SAMAR THAT ARE MEANT FOR THE VICTIMS OF SUPERTYPHOON YOLANDA ARE OVERPRICED AND DO NOT COMPLY WITH INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED STANDARDS AND BEST PRACTICES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 548, 16th Congress

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RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE STATUS OF THE FUNDS CONTRIBUTED BY INTERNATIONAL AS WELL AS LOCAL DONORS TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS (LGUS) IN THE VISAYAS REGION DEVASTATED BY TYPHOON YOLANDA, AND TO DETERMINE THE CONCRETE PLAN OF ACTION FOR THE COMPLETE REHABILITATION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF THE AFFECTED LGUS USING THE DONATED FUNDS FOR THIS PURPOSE

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 941, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE PROPER SENATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE RECENT COA AUDIT REPORT THAT DUE TO INADEQUATE PLANNING, THE OFFICE OF CIVIL DEFENSE ONLY UTILIZED A MINIMAL AMOUNT OF THE TOTAL AVAILABLE QUICK RESPONSE FUND FOR CY 2013 FOR TYPHOON YOLANDA THAT DEPRIVED THE DISASTER/CALAMITY VICTIMS OF THEIR BASIC SUBSISTENCE NEEDS

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 1349, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON EDUCATION, ARTS AND CULTURE, CLIMATE CHANGE, PUBLIC INFORMATION AND MASS MEDIA, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO STUDY MECHANISMS THAT WOULD PROMOTE AWARENESS ON EFFECTIVE DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT AND RESPONSE WITH THE END IN VIEW OF EDUCATING FILIPINOS ON DISASTER RISK AWARENESS AND HELP THEM RESPOND APPROPRIATELY BASED ON SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION

Senate Bill No. 1911, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT REQUIRING THE PHILIPPINE INSTITUTE OF VOLCANOLOGY AND SEISMOLOGY (PHILVOCS) AND THE PHILIPPINE ATMOSPHERIC, GEOPHYSICAL AND ASTRONOMICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (PAGASA) TO ESTABLISH THE NATURAL CALAMITIES HAZARD MITIGATION PROGRAM
Short Title
CALAMITY HAZARD MITIGATION PROGRAM ACT
Date filed
November 11, 2013

Senate Bill No. 332, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT CONSIDERING RICE OR CORN HOARDING AND PROFITEERING DURING OR ON THE OCCASION OF ANY CALAMITY OR EMERGENCY DECLARED AS SUCH BY THE PRESIDENT AS EQUIVALENT TO ECONOMIC SABOTAGE, PARTLY AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7581, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PRICE ACT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
ANTI-RICE OR CORN HOARDING AND PROFITEERING ACT
Date filed
April 7, 2016

Senate Bill No. 358, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT EXEMPTING FROM DONOR'S TAX AND DOCUMENTARY STAMP TAX GIFTS/DONATIONS/REMITTANCES FOR THE BENEFIT OF VICTIMS OF NATURAL DISASTERS AND OTHER CALAMITIES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT 8424 OR THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE AS AMENDED
Short Title
THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE
Date filed
April 7, 2016

Senate Bill No. 359, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT 8424, OR THE NATIONAL INTERNAL REVENUE CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES, BY GRANTING FULL DEDUCTION FROM GROSS INCOME THE AMOUNT OF CONTRIBUTIONS MADE TO DISASTER RELIEF, RECOVERY, AND REHABILITATION EFFORTS AND ACTIVITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
GRANTING FULL DEDUCTION FROM GROSS INCOME
Date filed
April 7, 2016