Senate Bills

Senate Bill No. 3210: Palliative and Hospice Care

An act integrating palliatie and hospice care into the Philippine Healthcare System

Date filed: 02 February 2016
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 03 February 2016

Senate Bill No.: 3086 Department of Human Settlement and Urban Development Act of 2016

An act creating the Department of Human Settlement and Urban Development, defining its mandates, powers and functions, providing funds therefor and for other purposes

Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Date filed: 18 January 2016
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 19 January 2016

Senate Bill No. 3035: Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Act

An act authorizing Public-Private Partnerships, appropriating funds therefor, and for other purposes.

Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Date filed: 14 December 2015
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 15 December 2015

Senate Bill No. 3034: Children’s Emergency Relief and Protection Act

An act mandating the provision of emergency relief and protection for children before, during, and after disasters and other emergency situations.

Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Date filed: 14 Decembet 2015
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 15 December 2015

Senate Bill No. 3033: Duty-Free Padala/Pasalubong Act of 2015

An act declaring the reasonable importation of Overseas Filipino Workers for the personal use and consumption of their families as exempt from the payment of import duties, and for other purposes.

Date filed: 14 December 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 14 December 2015

Senate Bill No. 3004: Right of Way for National Government Infrastructure Projects

An act strengthening the process of acquiring the Right of Way for National Government Infrastructure Projects repealing for this purpose Republic Act No. 8974, otherwise known as An Act to Facilitate the Acquisition of Right-of-Way, Site, or Location for National Government Infrastructure Projects, appropriating funds therefor, and for other purposes.

Date filed: 09 November 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Approved on Third Reading 14 December 2015

Senate Bill No. 2983: Forest Lands Limit Act of 2015

An act providing for the delineation of the specific forest lands limits of the public domain and other purposes.

Date filed: 06 October 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Second Reading / Special Order 06 October 2015

Senate Bill No. 2947: Balanced Housing Development Program Ammendments

An act strengthening the Balance Housing Development Program, amending for that purpose, Republic Act No. 7279, as amended by Republic Act No. 9397, otherwise known as the Urban Development and Housing Act of 1992.

Date filed: 10 September 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending Second Reading, Special Order 15 September 2015

Senate Bill No. 2914: Philippine National Banana Research Center Act

This bill seeks to establish the Philippine National Banana Research Center in Panabo City, Province of Davao del Norte to be known as the Antonio O. Floirendo, Sr. Banana Research Center.

Date filed: 25 August 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 26 August 2015

Senate Bill No. 2894: Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region

This is a substitute bill to Senate Bill No. 2408 or the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law.

This bill provides for the basic law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region which is created in accordance with the mandate of the Constitution and guarantees the integrity of the Republic. It ensures local autonomy of the constituent local government units of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region that is aligned with our national policy of decentralization. This proposed law furthermore enhances revenue power within the Region and grants financial assistance from the national government, and establishes among others a structured Bangsamoro Autonomous Regional Police. It guarantees representation of all sectors in all aspects of governance and formulates an effective normalization process.

Date filed: 10 August 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Sponsored by Sen. Bongbong as the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Local Government