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Senate Bill No. 589, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 198, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PROVINCIAL WATER UTILITIES ACT, AS AMENDED, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
INCREASED AUTHORIZED CAPITALIZATION OF LOCAL WATER UTILITIES ADMINISTRATION
Date filed
February 7, 2007

Senate Bill No. 1368, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT TO PROHIBIT SMOKING IN PRIVATE CONVEYANCES WHERE THERE ARE MINORS, SENIOR CITIZENS AND PREGNANT WOMEN, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9211, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ‘TOBACCO REGULATION ACT OF 2003,’ PENALIZING VIOLATIONS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
SMOKING IN PRIVATE CONVEYANCES BAN
Date filed
July 25, 2007

Senate Bill No. 601, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT TO IMPROVE THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE BY DECRIMINALIZING CERTAIN FELONIES UNDER THE REVISED PENAL CODE AND PROVIDING FOR THE IMPOSITION OF ALTERNATIVE PENALTIES SHORT OF DEPRIVATION OF LIBERTY AND FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES
Short Title
DECRIMINALIZING FELONIES DEFINED UNDER ART. 151, 155, 202, 233, 234 & 351 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE
Date filed
March 7, 2007

Senate Bill No. 1381, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT DECLARING A NATIONAL POLICY FOR TOURISM AS THE PRIMARY ENGINE OF INVESTMENT, EMPLOYMENT, GROWTH AND NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REORGANIZING THE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM AND ITS ATTACHED AGENCIES TO EFFECTIVELY AND EFFICIENTLY IMPLEMENT THAT POLICY, PROVIDING NECESSARY INCENTIVES FOR INVESTMENT AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Short Title
TOURISM ACT OF 2007
Date filed
July 26, 2007
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Senate Bill No. 1404, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT TO MAKE THE LAWS ON PATENTS, TRADENAMES AND TRADEMARKS MORE RESPONSIVE TO THE HEALTH CARE NEEDS OF THE FILIPINO PEOPLE BY CLARIFYING NON-PATENTABLE INVENTIONS, ALLOWING THE IMPORTATION AND EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF PATENTED MEDICINES, AND MODIFYING GOVERNMENT USE PROVISIONS FOR DRUGS OR MEDICINES, TO LOWER PRICES AND INCREASE ACCESS TO AND SUPPLY OF QUALITY DRUGS OR MEDICINES, AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8293 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Short Title
LAW ON PATENTS, TRADENAMES AND TRADEMARKS
Date filed
July 31, 2007

Senate Bill No. 662, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT IMPOSING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES AND OFFICERS AND MEMBERS OF POLICE AGENCIES AND THE ARMED FORCES AND PENALIZING ‘PLANTING’ OF EVIDENCE, INCORPORATING SECTION 7-A INTO PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1866, AS AMENDED, ENTITLED CODIFYING THE LAWS ON ILLEGAL/UNLAWFUL, POSSESSION, MANUFACTURE, DEALING IN, ACQUISITION OR DISPOSITION OF FIREARMS, AMMUNITION OR EXPLOSIVES OR INSTRUMENTS USED IN THE MANUFACTURE OF FIREARMS, AMMUNITION OR EXPLOSIVES AND IMPOSING STIFFER PENALTIES FOR CERTAIN VIOLATIONS THEREOF AND FOR RELEVANT PURPOSES
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PENALIZING PLANTING OF EVIDENCE
Date filed
March 7, 2007

Senate Bill No. 694, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT ADDRESSING THE SYSTEM OF PROSTITUTION, IMPOSING PENALTIES ON ITS PERPETRATORS, PROVIDING PROTECTIVE MEASURES AND SUPPORT SERVICES FOR ITS VICTIMS, AND DECRIMINALIZING VAGRANCY, REPEALING FOR THE PURPOSE ARTICLES 202 AND 341 OF THE REVISED PENAL CODE AND AMENDING R.A. 9208, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
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ANTI-PROSTITUTION ACT OF 2007
Date filed
March 7, 2007

Senate Bill No. 711, 14th Congress of the Republic

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AN ACT AMENDING BATAS PAMBANSA BLG. 22, AN ACT PENALIZING THE MAKING OR DRAWING AND ISSUANCE OF A CHECK WITHOUT SUFFICIENT FUNDS OR CREDIT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES
Short Title
FILING FEES SHALL BE PLACED UNDER THE NATIONAL PROSECUTION SERVICE PROGRAM FUND
Date filed
March 7, 2007