Senate Resolutions

Senate Resolution No. 1682: Bureau of Corrections

Resolution directing the appropriate senate committee to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, about the country’s overall correctional and penitential policy, enforcement and discipline, security measures and other relevant aspects, the weaknesses, inadequacy and shortcomings of our correctional agencies and vital penal installations and facilities, with a view to improve the same and rebuild the people’s faith and confidence in government, in our institutions and in the justice system.

Date filed: 14 December 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 15 December 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1612: Honoring the Memory of Senator Joker P. Arroyo

Resolution honoring the memory of Senator Joker P. Arroyo and expressing the profound sympathy and sincere condolences of the Senate on his passing.

Date filed: 07 June 2015
Co-Authored: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 03 November 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1639: Profound Sympathy and Sincerest Condolences on the Death of the Honorable Ernesto F. Herrera

Resolution expressing the profound sympathy and sincere condolences of the Senate on the death of the Honorable Ernesto Boy F. Herrera, former Senator (1987-1998) and member of House of Representatives (1998-2001).

Date filed: 02 November 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 03 November 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1627: Infrastructure Programs and Development, Foreign Assisted Projects

Resolution directing the Senate Committee on Public Works to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, into the status of various foreign assisted projects involving infrastructure programs and development, and to address vital issues governing their implementation.

Date filed: 28 October 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 09 November 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1623: Extent of Foreign Equity Participation in Corporations and Entities

This resolution seeks to inquire about the desired economic policy direction of the national government with regard to Foreign participation in the ownership and operation of corporation and firms engaged in construction of infrastructure in the Philippines.

Date filed: 13 October 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: No committee assigned yet

Senate Resolution No. 1449: Toxic and Hazardous Materials From Canada

This resolution seeks to investigate the dumping of Canadian trash into the country.

Date filed: 22 July 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status : Pending in the Committee 03 August 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1414: Treaty Ratified by the President of the Philippines should be Concurred in by the Senate

Resolution expressing the strong sense of the Senate that any treaty ratified by the President of the Philippines should be concurred in by the Senate, otherwise the treaty becomes invalid and ineffective.

Date filed: 29 June 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 28 July 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1366: Incentive Schemes for Electric Cooperatives

This resolution directs the Senate Committee on Cooperatives to conduct investigation on the availment of the separate incentive schemes for electric cooperatives under RA 10531 and RA 9520.

Date filed: 20 May 2014
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status : Pending in the Committee 25 May 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1365: Kentex Factory Fire, Valenzuela City

This resolution seeks to inquiry on the circumstances that led to the Kentex Factory Fire in Valenzuela City.

Date filed: 20 May 2014
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status : Pending in the Committee 25 May 2014

Senate Resolution No. 1325: Human Trafficking and Illegal Drugs

This resolution seeks to conduct a full review of the Expanded Anti-Trafficking of Persons Act of 2012 or RA 10364, and the performance of the IACAT.

Date filed: 06 May 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status : Pending in the Committee 11 May 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1240: Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) And/Or the International Monitoring Team (IMT)

This resolution seeks to secure from the MILF and/or the IMT a copy of the MILF investigation report on the January 25 Mamasapano Incident.

Date filed: 16 March 2015
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 17 March 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1220: Commending and Congratulating Grandmaster Wesly So

Resolution commending and congratulating Grandmaster Wesly SO for placing No. 8 in the World Chess Ranking, thereby making him the highest-rated Filipino Grandmaster in history and the only Filipino to have ever reached 2700 in the World Chess Federation (FIDE) rating.

Date filed: 10 March 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 17 March 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1218: Goals of International Women’s Day

Resolution supporting the goals of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2015 especially in light of the 20th Anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for action.

Date filed: 05 March 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 09 March 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1205: International Women’s Day

Resolution expressing full support and active participation of the Senate of the Philippines in the observance of the International Women’s Day.

Date filed: 03 March 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 10 March 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1204: National Day of Healing for Unity and Peace

Resolution expressing the profound sense of the Senate of the Philippines to declare 06 March 2015 as a National Day of Healing for Unity and Peace.

Date filed: 03 March 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 03 March 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1179: Payment of the International Passenger Service Charge (IPSC) or Airport Terminal Fee

Resolution strongly urging the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) to recall the MIAA Memorandum Circular No. 8, Series of 2014, until after MIAA and other concerned government agencies have found the appropriate computer system that will automatically exempt the Overseas Filipino Workers as well as other locally-recognized exempt passengers from the payment of the International Passenger Service Charge (IPSC) or airport terminal fee.

Date filed: 11 February 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted Pending in the Committee 26 February 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1110: Call of Pope Francis

Resolution urging the elected leaders of the country and our people themselves to heed the call of Pope Francis to live simply and in outstanding honesty, integrity and commitment to the common good so that together, we can do justice to everyone and serve the least of our brethren in commemoration of the Year of the Pope.

Date filed: 20 January 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 22 January 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1111: Bilateral Relations of the Republic of the Philippines with the Republic of Korea

Resolution expressing the sense of the Senate in recognizing the enduring friendship and dynamic bilateral relations of the Republic of the Philippines with the Republic of Korea and expressing gratitude to the Korean people and their government for their continuing contribution to the national development of the Philippines.

Date filed: 20 January 2015
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 26 January 2015

Senate Resolution No. 1052: Celebration of the International Human Rights Day

Resolution recognizing the 66th Anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the celebration of the International Human Rights Day.

Date filed: 09 December 2014
Co-Authored by: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Adopted 10 December 2014

Senate Resolution No. 1056: National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Laws (NDRRMC)

A resolution directing the proper Senate Committee to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, and call upon the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) and the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) to report about the implementation of National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Laws (Republic Act No. 10121 and other related issuances) in relation to super-typhoons Yolanda and Ruby, for purpose of improving existing legislation and institutions and of ensuring the safety and continued survival of our citizens, our communities, and our nation.

Date filed: 10 December 2014
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status : Filed but not yet referred to appropriate committee