Senate Bill No. 855, 15th Congress of the Republic

Long Title
AN ACT REQUIRING EVERY OFFICER AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES TO UNDERGO AN ORIENTATION COURSE ON THE CULTURE, LANGUAGE, DIALECT, WAY OF LIVING, HABIT, TRADITION AND THE LIKE OF THE CULTURAL COMMUNITIES WHERE THEY ARE DEPLOYED OR TO BE POSTED
Short Title
ORIENTATION COURSE OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES
Date filed
August 7, 2010

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 563, 18th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION EXPRESSING SUPPORT FOR AND REAFFIRMING THE CONTINUING RECOGNITION BY THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES OF THE SULTANATE OF SULU AS A LEADING AND UNIFYING INSTITUTION OF THE INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES IN THE SULU ARCHIPELAGO, ITS DEPENDENCIES, TERRITORIES IN NORTH BORNEO, AND OTHER HISTORICALLY AND LEGALLY LINKED AREAS, AND URGING ALL RELEVANT BRANCHES AND AGENCIES OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES TO DO CERTAIN NECESSARY AND USEFUL ACTS TO FURTHER SUPPORT THE CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT OF THE INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES TO PRESERVE THE CULTURE, TRADITIONS, AND INSTITUTIONS OF THE SULTANATE OF SULU AND ENSURE THE LONG TERM ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL WELL-BEING OF THE PEOPLE

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 654, 18th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES, TO CONDUCT A HEARING IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE INFLUX OF COUNTERFEIT CORDILLERA-WOVEN BLANKETS AND GARMENTS IN THE PHILIPPINE LOCAL MARKET, WITH THE END GOAL OF PROTECTING THE SOURCE OF LIVELIHOOD, AUTONOMY, AND INDIGENOUS CRAFT OF LOCAL WEAVERS BY STRENGTHENING INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND PROTECTING THE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 667, 17th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE VARIOUS ISSUES OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OR INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES WITH THE END VIEW OF CRAFTING NECESSARY AMENDMENTS TO REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8371, OR THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES RIGHTS ACT OF 1997, TO STRENGTHEN THE PROMOTION AND PROTECTION OF THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OR INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 803, 17th Congress

Long Title
A RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEE/S TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE ALLEGED VIOLATION OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLE’S RIGHTS ACT (IPRA), PARTICULARLY THE PROVISION ON THE FREE PRIOR AND INFORMED CONSENT, RELATIVE TO THE RENEWAL OF AN INDUSTRIAL FOREST MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT (IFMA) IN LAKE SEBU, SOUTH COTABATO, WHICH RESULTED IN THE DEATH OF EIGHT (8) LUMADS, WITH THE END IN VIEW OF FORMULATING POSSIBLE AMENDMENTS TO THE LAW TO STRENGTHEN THE PROTECTION OF THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 881, 17th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON SOCIAL JUSTICE, WELFARE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT, AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT A COMPENDIOUS INQUIRY AND REVIEW, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE IMPLEMENTATION AND REALIZATION OF THE ENTIRE GOVERNMENT EFFORTS ON THE 1991 MT. PINATUBO ERUPTION CITING THAT 27-YEARS AFTER THERE ARE STILL AFFECTED COMMUNITIES, IN PARTICULAR, THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES STRUGGLING IN EXTREMELY DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES AFTER THE DEVASTATION

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 1572, 16th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION URGING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEE/S TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE VERACITY OF THE REPORTED HARASSMENT, KILLINGS, FORCED EVACUATIONS AND DISPOSSESSION OF ANCESTRAL LANDS, AMONG OTHERS, IN THE COMMUNITIES AND TRIBAL SCHOOLS IN THE LUMAD AREAS IN MINDANAO, WITH THE END GOALS OF IMMEDIATELY PUTTING AN END TO IT, METING OUT THE APPROPRIATE SANCTIONS TO THOSE LIABLE AND FORMULATING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES PROTECTING, FURTHERING AND IMPROVING THE WELFARE AND WELL-BEING OF VARIOUS INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND TRIBES IN THE PHILIPPINES

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 218, 15th Congress

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RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMITTEE ON CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN RELATIONS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO DETERMINE WHETHER SENATE CONCURRENCE IN THE RATIFICATION OF INTERNATIONAL LABOUR ORGANIZATION CONVENTION NO. 169, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE INDIGENOUS AND TRIBAL PEOPLE'S CONVENTION, 1989, TAKING INTO CONSIDERATION ITS BENEFITS AND LEGAL, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL IMPLICATIONS GIVEN THE PRESENT CIRCUMSTANCES AND THE EXISTING INDIGENOUS PEOPLE'S RIGHTS ACT, WOULD SERVE THE INTERESTS OF OUR COUNTRY

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 626, 15th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE PROPER SENATE COMMITTEE TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, ON THE ALLEGATIONS FROM AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL THAT INDIGENOUS PEOPLE IN MINING COMMUNITIES IN SURIGAO DEL NORTE ARE AT RISK OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS DUE TO THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT'S PLAN OF DEPLOYING CIVILIAN MILITIAS TO AUGMENT SECURITY AT PRIVATE MINING OPERATIONS AS A RESPONSE TO THE RECENT ATTACKS FROM FORCES FROM THE NEW PEOPLE'S ARMY

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 146, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEES ON ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES; AND CULTURAL COMMUNITIES TO INQUIRE, LOOK INTO AND INVESTIGATE, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE ALLEGED LARGE-SCALE ILLEGAL MINING OPERATIONS IN LA FRATERNIDAD, TUBAY, AGUSAN DEL NORTE BY A CERTAIN SR METALS, INC. WITHOUT FIRST SECURING THE REQUIRED CONSENT FROM THE AFFECTED INDIGENOUS PEOPLE (IP) WITHIN THE COVERED ANCESTRAL DOMAIN LAND BEING EXPLOITED AS EMBODIED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF R.A. NO. 8371 OR THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLE REFORM ACT (IPRA), WITH THE END IN VIEW OF DETERMINING IF THERE WERE EXPLICIT VIOLATIONS OF THE LAW AND DEPRIVATION OF THE RIGHTFUL SHARE OF CONCERNED INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITY (ICC) TO THE MINERAL RESOURCES EXTRACTED FROM THE TRIBE'S ANCESTRAL DOMAIN

Proposed Senate Resolution No. 147, 14th Congress

Long Title
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND OTHER APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES TO INQUIRE AND LOOK INTO, IN THE SEAT FOR SECTORAL REPRESENTATIVES FOR WOMEN, AGRICULTURAL OR INDUSTRIAL WORKERS AND OTHER SECTORS SUCH AS THE URBAN POOR, INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES OR DISABLED PERSONS IN THE CITY AND MUNICIPAL SANGGUNIANS AS MANDATED BY THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT CODE OF 1991 THUS, DEPRIVING THEIR RIGHTS TO BE HEARD AND FURTHER ITS INTERESTS IN THE SOCIETY