AKBAYAN Rep. Mayong Aguja

Bills by Cong.Mayong

 

HOUSE BILLS PRINCIPALLY AUTHORED BY CONG. MAYONG AGUJA

LABOR BILLS

HB03627. An act strengthening rights relating to trade union activities, amending for the purpose Articles 263 and 264 of Presidential Decree No. 442, as amended, otherwise known as the Labor Code of the Philippines

  • The bill seeks to correct the shortcomings in the Labor Code that have hindered the complete fulfillment of the fundamental rights of workers as enshrined in the Constitution.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-01-19
  • Read: 2005-01-24
  • Primary Referral: Labor and Employment
  • Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2005-01-24

HB03970. An act to enhance the Philippine industrial and labor dispute settlement system and for that purpose, amending certain provisions of Presidential Decree No. 442, otherwise known as the Labor Code of the Philippines

  • “Industrial and Labor Dispute Settlement Act of 2004”.
  • provides for the creation of the National Mediation and Arbitration Board, its composition, organizational structure, jurisdiction, powers and functions.
  • also prescribes the mediation process and the arbitration procedure.
  • calls for the abolition of the National Labor Relations Commission and the National Conciliation and Mediation Board.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-03-09
  • Read: 2005-03-16
  • Primary Referral: Labor and Employment
  • Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2005-03-16

HB03338. An act promoting regular employment and for this purpose, amending Presidential Decree No. 442

  • The salient points of the bill are:
    • the incorporation of the judicial recognition that all classes of employees are entitled to security of tenure;
    • the incorporation of the workers’ right to notice and hearing, and
    • the clarification of what constitutes regular, casual and project employment.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2004-11-24
  • Read: 2004-12-06
  • Primary Referral: Labor and Employment
  • Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2004-12-06

HB03339. An act to strengthen security of tenure and for that purpose, amending certain provisions of Presidential Decree No. 442

  • proposes to allow a principal/employer to engage up to a maximum of 10% subcontracted employees.
  • also seeks to penalize any violation to the subcontracting rules.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2004-11-24
  • Read: 2004-12-06
  • Primary Referral: Labor and Employment
  • Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2004-12-06

HB04292. An act providing for a three thousand five hundred pesos (P3,500.00) across-the-board monthly salary increase in the wage and salary rates of employees and workers in the public sector and for other purposes

  • grants an across-the-board salary increase of P3,500 to all government employees, whether permanent, temporary, contractual or casual.
    Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-05-10
  • Read: 2005-05-17
  • Primary Referral: Appropriations
    Pending with the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS since 2005-05-16

BILL ON GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION

HB03520. An act restoring to congress the sole and exclusive authority to reorganize the national government, repealing for this purpose Presidential Decree No. 1416, as amended, and Section 31, Chapter 10, Title III, Book III of Executive Order No. 292, series of 1987, otherwise known as the Administrative Code of 1987

  • repeals the pertinent laws that grant the President of the Philippines the continuing authority to reorganize the national government.
  • returns the power to create, modify and abolish public offices solely to Congress.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-01-05
  • Read: 2004-12-16
  • Primary Referral: Revision of Laws
  • Pending with the Committee on REVISION OF LAWS since 2005-01-05

FISHERIES BILLS

HB04132. An act amending Section 4 (paragraph 58) and providing additional section on municipal fisheries, Chapter 2, Article 1 of R.A. 8550, entitled: “An act providing for the development, management and conservation of the fisheries and aquatic resources, integrating all laws pertinent thereto, and for other purposes”

  • seeks the adoption of the archipelagic principle in the definition of municipal waters.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-04-07
  • Read: 2005-04-13
  • Primary Referral: Aquaculture and Fisheries Resources
  • Pending with the Committee on AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES since 2005-04-13

HB04270. An act amending Chapter VI, prohibitions and penalties and providing an additional chapter on legal actions to R.A. 8550, entitled: “an act providing for the development, management and conservation of the fisheries and aquatic resources, integrating all laws pertinent thereto, and for other purposes”

  • seeks the imposition of higher penalties and stiffer fines on the illegal activities of commercial fishers in municipal waters.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-05-05
  • Read: 2005-05-11
  • Primary Referral: Aquaculture and Fisheries Resources
  • Pending with the Committee on AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES since 2005-05-11

HB04308. An act granting the institute for political and electoral reforms a franchise to construct, install, establish, operate and maintain radio broadcasting stations nationwide

  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-05-11
  • Read: 2005-05-17
  • Primary Referral: Legislative Franchises
  • Pending with the Committee on LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES since 2005-05-16

BILLS ON PEACE AND INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN LAW

HB02675. An act providing for a total ban on anti-personnel landmines, for other prohibitions or restrictions on the use of landmines, booby-traps and other devices, for creation of a Philippine coordinating committee on landmines, and for related purposes

  • “Philippine Comprehensive Law on Landmines”
  • The bill calls for a total ban on anti-personnel mines, and imposes restrictions on the use of mines, booby traps and other devices.
    Scope: National
  • Filed: 2004-08-31
  • Read: 2004-09-06
  • Primary Referral: Public Order and Safety
  • Pending with the Committee on PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY since 2004-09-06

HB04998. An act defining and penalizing crimes against International Humanitarian Law and other serious international crimes, adopting corresponding principles of criminal responsibility, operationalizing universal jurisdiction, designating special courts, and for other related purposes

  • “Philippine Statute on Crimes Against International Humanitarian Law and Other Serious International Crimes”
  • The bill seeks to criminalize violations of the international humanitarian law and other serious international crimes.
  • Scope: National
  • Filed: 2005-12-21
  • Read: 2006-01-16
  • Primary Referral: Justice
    Pending with the Committee on JUSTICE since 2006-01-16

BILLS OF LOCAL APPLICATION

HB03357. An act declaring the Mangabul Reservation in the Municipality of Bayambang, province of Pangasinan, an agricultural land open to disposition for agricultural, residential and other productive purposes

  • Scope: Local
  • DATE APPROVED BY THE HOUSE ON THIRD READING :2005-06-06
  • DATE TRANSMITTED TO THE SENATE: 2005-07-25
  • DATE RECEIVED BY THE SENATE: 2005-08-02

HB04929. An act amending Republic Act No. 43 entitled, “an act to establish, organize and maintain one national agricultural school in the province of Negros Occidental and to appropriate certain sums of money for the purpose,” by way of incorporating new provisions for the distribution of the unutilized portion of the school site reservation to the qualified beneficiaries thereof

  • Scope: Local
  • Filed: 2005-11-22
    Read: 2005-11-30
  • Referral
  • Primary: Basic Education and Culture
  • Secondary:
  • Natural Resources/Appropriations
  • Pending with the Committee on BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE since 2005-11-30
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