Proposed Senate Resolution No. 1652, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS, DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF BUDGET AND MANAGEMENT, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, TO SWIFTLY COME UP WITH SHORT- AND LONG-TERM PLANS FOR THE NECESSARY ASSISTANCE TO AFFECTED AREAS AND PERSONS AFTER THE ONSLAUGHT OF TYPHOON LANDO AND IMMEDIATELY IMPLEMENT A COMPREHENSIVE REHABILITATION PROGRAM.

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 853, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE REPORTED IRREGULARITIES IN THE RECEIPT, DISBURSEMENT AND UTILIZATION OF FUNDS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AS STATED BY THE 2007 COMMISSION ON AUDIT REPORT, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF DETERMINING APPROPRIATE MEASURES TO STRENGTHEN ACCOUNTABILITY AND ENSURE TRANSPARENCY IN THE USE OF PUBLIC FUNDS AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 944, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE AND FOOD AND OTHER APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, THE BUREAU OF PLANT INDUSTRY AND OTHER CONCERNED GOVERNMENT AGENCIES TO FORMULATE AND ESTABLISH MEASURES THAT WILL ALLOW EXPORT OF PHILIPPINE BANANAS TO THE AUSTRALIAN MARKET WITH THE END-IN-VIEW OF INSTITUTING QUARANTINE PROGRAMS THAT WOULD PREVENT SIMILAR BAN OF OUR EXPORT PRODUCTS IN THE FUTURE

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 668, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO ALL MILK PRODUCTS AND BY-PRODUCTS CONTAINING MELAMINE IN THE PHILIPPINES, CREATE A COMPOSITE TEAM COMPRISED OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY (DTI), BUREAU OF FOOD AND DRUGS (BFAD), AND DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA) TO CONDUCT RANDOM INSPECTION AND EXAMINATION OF ALL MILK PRODUCTS AND BY-PRODUCTS CONTAINING MELAMINE, AND IN THE MEANTIME, DIRECT THE SECRETARY OF HEALTH TO IMMEDIATELY BAN THE SALE, DISTRIBUTION AND CONSUMPTION OF ALL SAID PRODUCTS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

Senate Bill No. 3059, 14th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT MANDATING THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE AND DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, AND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, TO COORDINATE WITH EACH OTHER AND ASSIST IDENTIFIED COMMUNITY-BASED FEEDING ORGANIZATIONS OPERATING IN LOW-INCOME COMMUNITIES AND DEPRESSED URBAN AREAS TO PROMOTE INCREASED ACCESS TO AND CONSUMPTION OF FRESH FRUITS, VEGETABLES, AND OTHER HEALTHY FOODS AMONG CHILDREN AND PREGNANT WOMEN THEREIN AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
HEALTHY FOOD FOR POOR CHILDREN PROGRAM
Date filed
November 2, 2009

Senate Bill No. 1567, 14th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM AND THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO SUBMIT AN ANNUAL REPORT TO CONGRESS ON STATISTICS RELATING TO THE CONVERSION OF AGRICULTURAL LAND TO NON-AGRICULTURAL USES INCLUDING A REVIEW OF EXISTING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
Short Title
AGRICULTURAL LAND PROTECTION ACT OF 2007
Date filed
November 9, 2007

Senate Bill No. 1176, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONDONATION OF UNPAID INTERESTS, PENALTIES AND SURCHARGES ON LOANS SECURED BY FARMERS, FISHERFOLKS AND AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM (DAR), THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA), THE PEOPLE'S CREDIT AND FINANCE CORPORATION (PCFC), THE COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (CDA), THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA) AND THE QUEDAN AND RURAL CREDIT GUARANTEE CORPORATION (QUEDANCOR)
Short Title
AGRARIAN AND AGRICULTURAL CREDIT CONDONATION ACT OF 2013
Date filed
July 30, 2013

Senate Bill No. 2492, 16th 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 AND TO EFFECTIVELY ENCOURAGE LOCAL AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION AND INCREASE THE AVAILABILITY OF FRESH FOOD IN URBAN AREAS, PARTICULARLY UNDERSERVED COMMUNITIES EXPERIENCING HUNGER, POOR NUTRITION, OBESITY AND FOOD INSECURITY
Short Title
GREENING FOOD DESERTS ACT
Date filed
October 12, 2014

Senate Bill No. 86, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT REVERTING TO THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT THE DISCHARGE OF BASIC AGRICULTURAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES DEVOLVED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS AND AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7160, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991
Short Title
REVERTING THE BASIC AGRICULTURAL FUNCTIONS TO NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
Date filed
June 30, 2016

Senate Bill No. 605, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR THE CONDONATION OF UNPAID INTERESTS, PENALTIES AND SURCHARGES ON LOANS SECURED BY FARMERS, FISHERFOLKS AND AGRARIAN REFORM BENEFICIARIES FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM (DAR), THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (DA), THE PEOPLE'S CREDIT AND FINANCE CORPORATION (PCFC), THE COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (CDA), THE NATIONAL FOOD AUTHORITY (NFA) AND THE QUEDAN AND RURAL CREDIT GUARANTEE CORPORATION (QUEDANCOR)
Short Title
AGRARIAN AND AGRICULTURAL CREDIT CONDONATION ACT OF 2016
Date filed
July 19, 2016

Senate Bill No. 1783, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DESIGNATING THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AS CHAIRPERSON OF THE GOVERNING BOARD OF THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 4 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 3601, AS AMENDED
Short Title
SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AS CHAIRPERSON OF THE NATIONAL IRRIGATION ADMINISTRATION
Date filed
April 18, 2018

Senate Bill No. 1195, 18th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE USE OF THE RICE SUBSIDY AS PROVIDED FOR UNDER THE PANTAWID PAMILYANG PILIPINO PROGRAM (4PS) IN THE GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT OF 2019 FOR THE PURCHASE OF PALAY FROM FARMERS, MANDATING FOR THE PURPOSE THE DSWD IN COORDINATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND NFA TO BUY PALAY FROM THE LOCAL FARMERS FROM THE PROVINCES OF PANGASINAN, ILOCOS NORTE, CAGAYAN, ISABELA, NUEVA VIZCAYA, MINDORO ORIENTAL, MINDORO OCCIDENTAL, TARLAC, NUEVA ECIJA, ZAMBOANGA DEL SUR AND ILOILO AND DISTRIBUTE RICE SUBSIDY IN THE FORM OF ACTUAL RICE, INSTEAD OF CASH ASSISTANCE, TO QUALIFIED BENEFICIARIES
Short Title
USE OF THE RICE SUBSIDY AS PROVIDED FOR UNDER THE PANTAWID PAMILYANG PILIPINO PROGRAM (4PS)
Date filed
November 26, 2019

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