15th Congress

Senate Bill No. 2967: National Internship Act of 2011

The bill recognizes the vital role of the youth in nation building and seeks to establish an integrated system of education for young Filipinos by establishing a National Internship Program.

Date filed: 19 September 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 20 September 2011

Senate Bill No. 2964: An Act Increasing Pensions Under the SSS

The bill seeks to address the retirees from the private sector by increasing their Social Security System monthly pensions to help them cope up with the surging cost of living.

Date filed: 13 September 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 14 September 2011

Senate Bill No. 2929: An Act Amending Section 61 of Local Government Code of 1991

The bill seeks to amend Section 61 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, thereby proposing that complaint against any elective official of a component city should be filed before the Sangguiang Panlalawigan and not with the Office of the President. The proposal is grounded on the reason that under the concept of devolution, a component city is under the administrative and disciplinary jurisdiction of the province where it is geographically located.

Date filed: 04 August 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 09 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2924: Bicycle Commuters Incentive Act 2011

The bill encourages and promotes commuting by bicycles or by other non-motorized transport vehicles to prevent air pollution; avoid road congestions, rising costs of gasoline and other commodities; and address climate change and other related social and environmental issues.

Date filed: 28 July 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 03 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2923: Road Rage Law

The bill aims to curb the occurrences of senseless violence on Philippine roads, and to instill discipline, control, and restraint among road users.

Date filed: 28 July 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 03 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2884: Philippine Soybean Authority Act of 2011

The bill creating the Philippine Soybean Authority to promote the cultivation, production, processing, marketing and distribution of soybean (Glycine Max) and soybean products. Soybean production will not only open opportunities to local farmers, but it could also help solve chronic problems of hunger and malnutrition.

Date filed: 07 July 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 01 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2885: Climate Change Education Act of 2011

The bill that mandates the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to include a three (3) units subject for the study of climate change as part of the curricula for all courses in the tertiary education to enable students to be engaged in the process of providing remedial measures to address the environmental issues that the world presently faces.

Date filed: 07 July 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 01 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2886: Special Protection of Children in Armed Conflict Situations Act of 2011

The bill seeks to provide a comprehensive protection, rehabilitation and reintegration of children involved in and affected by armed conflict, and those who have been displaced by reason of armed conflict.

Date filed: 07 July 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 01 August 2011

Senate Bill No. 2856: Electric, Hybrid and Other Alternative Fuel Vehicles Incentives Act of 2011

This bill provides for an alternative sources of energy for vehicles in order to preserve the environment, and protect the health of the people by improving air quality and reduce impact of greenhouse effects.

Date filed: 31 May 2011
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Conference Committee 30 January 2013

Senate Bill No. 2854: GSIS Member’s Rights and Benefits Act of 2011

In recognition of the important role of public servants in governance, this bill seeks to strengthen policies that would advance and protect the welfare of the members of the public sector. Under this measure, an integrated social security system for GSIS members is ensured.

Date filed: 31 May 2011
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 03 October 2011

Senate Bill No. 2849: National Health Insurance Act

An act amending Republic Act No. 7875, otherwise known as the National Health Insurance Act of 1995, as amended, and for other purposes.

Date filed: 30 May 2011
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Approved by the President of the Philippines 19 June 2013

Senate Bill No. 2796: Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2011

An act defining cybrecrime, providing for prevention, investigation and imposition of penalties therefor and for other purposes.

Date filed: 03 May 2011
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Approved by the President of the Philippines 12 September 2012

Senate Bill No. 2757: Real Estate Service Act

In recognition of the vital role of real estate service, this bill aims to promote the growth of this industry through the effective regulation and supervision of real estate practitioners.

Date filed: 01 July 2010
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 07 September 2011

Senate Bill No. 2749: An Act Regulating the Use of Plastic Bags

This bill is in line with advocacy of the State in ensuring the people’s right to a balanced and healthful ecology in accord with the rhythm and harmony of nature. This bill proposes to regulate the use of plastic materials in the country in order to mitigate l and-based sources of pollution. It advocates reusable, biodegradable bags made of washable materials.

Date filed: 17 March 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 21 March 2011

Senate Bill No. 2743: Holiday – Rizal Day (June 19)

The bill seeks to amend Section  26,  Chapter 7,  Book  1 of Executive Order No. 292, as amended, otherwise known as the Administrative Code of 1987, by  moving the observance of Rizal Day from  December 30 to June 19

Date filed: 14 March 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 15 March 2011

Senate Bill No. 2699: Civil Service Housing Program of 2011

The bill aims to deliver one of the most basic commodities, which is shelter, to government employees by establishing a national housing program. It seeks to create a “one-stop shop” for the housing needs of the government employees to address housing backlog and bureaucratic delays in the implementation of housing programs.

Date filed: 14 February 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 15 February 2011

Senate Bill No. 2683: Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol Act of 2011

The bill is aimed to define as a crime the driving of a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol to make sure incidents of drunk driving are reported and perpetrators are given due punishment.

Date filed: 09 February 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 14 February 2011

Senate Bill No. 2679: Philippine National Ballet Act of 2011

The bill seeks to designate Ballet Philippines Foundation, Inc. as the Philippine National Ballet Company, as an affirmation of its legacy to Philippine dance as a learning institution. Ballet Philippines Foundation, Inc. is capable of empowering Filipino ballet dancers and developing a world-class Filipino dance company.

Date filed: 08 February 2011
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending on the Committee on 09 February 2011

Senate Bill No. 2625: Expanded Anti-Trafficking in Person Act 2010 (co-authored)

The bill seeks to amend several sections of the Anti-Trafficking of Persons Act of 2003, R.A. 9208, a law that enumerates the unlawful acts of human trafficking and provides penalty for those who promote, facilitate, or assist in the commission of the crime.

Date filed: 13 December 2010
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending for second reading 17 January 2011

Senate Bill No. 2593: Hydrogen Research, Promotion, and Development Act 2010

The bill proposes creation of a hydrogen research and development center that will serve as an avenue for the research, promotion, development and utilization of hydrogen as alternative source of fuel energy.

Date filed: 15 November 2010
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 17 November 2010