Senate Bill No. 2759, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT AMENDING CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF R.A. 9547 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT STRENGTHENING AND EXPANDING THE COVERAGE OF THE SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR EMPLOYMENT OF STUDENTS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE PROVISIONS OF R.A. 7323, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR EMPLOYMENT OF STUDENTS
Short Title
SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR EMPLOYMENT OF STUDENTS
Date filed
November 5, 2015

Senate Bill No. 3160, 16th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE REGULATORY FUNCTIONS OF THE PHILIPPINE OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT ADMINSTRATION (POEA), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MIGRANT WORKERS AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS ACT OF 1995
Short Title
AMENDING R.A. NO. 8042, MIGRANT WORKERS AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS ACT OF 1995
Date filed
January 28, 2016

Senate Bill No. 1659, 17th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT ENHANCING PROTECTION FOR OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS IN THE CUSTODY OF GOVERNMENT OFFICERS/EMPLOYEES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT 8042
Short Title
PROHIBITING GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS/EMPLOYEES IN RECRUITING MIGRANT WORKERS (POEA, DOLE, OWWA, DFA)
Date filed
January 22, 2018

Senate Bill No. 677, 18th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT RATIONALIZING GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION IN LABOR DISPUTES BY ADOPTING THE ESSENTIAL SERVICES CRITERIA IN THE EXERCISE OF THE ASSUMPTION OR CERTIFICATION POWER OF THE SECRETARY OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, AND DECRIMINALIZING VIOLATIONS THEREOF, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 442, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Short Title
RATIONALIZING GOVERNMENT INTERVENTION IN LABOR DISPUTES
Date filed
July 22, 2019

Senate Bill No. 1456, 18th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A WAGE EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR DISPLACED AND/OR VULNERABLE WORKERS, INSTITUTIONALIZING FOR THE PURPOSE THE TULONG PANGHANAPBUHAY SA ATING DISADVANTAGE/DISPLACED WORKERS (TUPAD) PROGRAM OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
TUPAD ACT
Date filed
April 27, 2020

Senate Bill No. 2872, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DEFINING THE ROLE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (DOLE) AND THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS (LGUS) ON THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF THE PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE (PESO), AND THE OPERATION OF JOB PLACEMENT OFFICE IN SUC AND NGO, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTIONS 3, 6, 7 AND 9 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8759, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE ACT OF 1999
Short Title
PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT SERVICE OFFICE ACT
Date filed
August 6, 2011

Senate Bill No. 897, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DEFINING JURISDICTION OVER LABOR CASES BETWEEN THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION AND THE REGIONAL OFFICERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE, ARTICLES 129 AND 217 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE FOUR HUNDRED FORTY-TWO (PD 442), AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Short Title
LABOR CODE (JURISDICTION OVER LABOR CASES)
Date filed
August 7, 2010

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 462, 18th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE REPORTED CASES OF FLOATING EMPLOYEES IN BUSINESS PROCESS OUTSOURCING (BPO) COMPANIES, WITH THE END VIEW OF REVIEWING EXISTING LABOR LAWS, POLICIES AND PRACTICES AND REFORMING THEM TO BE MORE RESPONSIVE TO THE NEEDS OF WORKERS AMID THE ECONOMIC DOWNTURN BROUGHT ABOUT BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 669, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE APPROPRIATE GOVERNMENT AGENCIES SUCH AS THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (DFA), THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (DOLE), THE OVERSEAS WORKERS WELFARE ADMINISTRATION (OWWA) AND OTHER LABOR RELATED AGENCIES OF THE GOVERNMENT, TO EXERCISE THE DOCTRINE OF PARENS PATRIAE OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE GUARDIAN OF THE RIGHTS OF THE PEOPLE, IN PURSUING THE FILING OF CRIMINAL, CIVIL AND OTHER APPROPRIATE CHARGES AGAINST THE PRINCIPAL EMPLOYER, THE LOCAL PHILIPPINE AGENT AND SUCH OTHER PERSONALITIES RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INHUMANE TREATMENT INFLICTED UPON OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKER PAHIMA ALAGASI PALACASI WHO APPARENTLY SUFFERED SECOND DEGREE BURNS WHEN HER EMPLOYER'S MOTHER DOUSED BOILING WATER ON HER

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 1323, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON YOUTH, LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE MASSIVE YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT WITH THE END IN VIEW OF INSTITUTING POLICIES AND PUTTING IN PLACE MECHANISMS THAT WILL CRAFT OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE UNEMPLOYED YOUTH

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 791, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO INQUIRE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE READINESS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (DOLE) AND OTHER CONCERNED AGENCIES IN PROVIDING ASSISTANCE TO OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (OFWS) WHO WERE LAID OFF FROM THEIR JOBS, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF STRENGTHENING THE CONTINGENCY MEASURES IN PLACE TO EFFECTIVELY ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF RETURNING OFWS IN ANTICIPATION OF MASSIVE RETRENCHMENTS DUE TO THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 886, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOMENT, AND OVERSEAS WORKERS WELFARE ADMINISTRATION TO EXERCISE UTMOST TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE DISBURSEMENT/UTILIZATION OF THE P250-MILLION FILIPINO EXPATRIATE LIVELIHOOD SUPPORT FUND, TO SHIELD IT FROM MISUSE, ABUSE AND CORRUPTION AND ENGENDER PUBLIC TRUST, IN THE NAME OF THE ROUGHLY 9 MILLION OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS

Executive Order No. 75, s. 2019

Full Title
DIRECTING ALL DEPARTMENTS, BUREAUS, OFFICES AND INSTRUMENTALITIES OF THE GOVERNMENT TO IDENTIFY LANDS OWNED BY THE GOVERNMENT DEVOTED TO OR SUITABLE FOR AGRICULTURE FOR DISTRIBUTION TO QUALIFIED BENEFICIARIES.
Date of Approval
February 15, 2019

Senate Bill No. 537, 14th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT DEFINING JURISDICTION OVER LABOR CASES BETWEEN THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION AND THE REGIONAL OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE, ARTICLES 129 AND 217 OF PRESIDENTIAL DECREE FOUR HUNDRED FORTY-TWO (P.D. 442), AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Short Title
DOLE REGIONAL DIRECTORS POWER OVER MONETARY CLAIMS/BENEFITS CASES
Date filed
February 7, 2007