FOR FURTHER STUDY/DEFERRED PENDING INPUTS FROM STAKEHOLDERS



 

 
HOLIDAYS

SBN 1270

 

An Act Declaring The Last Monday Of January As 'National Bible Day' And Pronounce The Same A Regular Holiday And Every Year Thereafter, Sen. Pacquiao

 

March 14, 2017

             

SBN 1301

 

An Act Declaring The Last Monday Of January As The National Faith Day, Sen. Villanueva

 

March 14, 2017

         

SBN 1248

 

An Act Declaring January 25 Of Every Year As A Special Working Holiday Throughout The Country To Commemorate The Heroism And Sacrifice Of The Fallen 44 Of The Philippine National Police Special Action Force, Sen. Binay

 

March 14, 2017

Deferred pending inputs from NHCP and Office of Sen. Binay.

 
ENHANCED BASIC EDUCATION ACT

SBN 392

 

An Act Establishing A Legacy Fund To Support, Improve And Sustain Higher Education Institutions During The Transition Period Of The Enhanced Basic Education Act Of 2013, Appropriating Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Legarda

 

March 14, 2017
May 3, 2017

Deferred pending submission of the data from CHED and DepEd.

         

HBN 416

 

An Act Allowing Home Economics Graduates To Teach Home Economics Subjects And Home Economics-Related Technical-Vocational Subjects In All Public And Private Elementary And Secondary Educational Institutions, Respectively, Consistent With Section 8 Of Republic Act No. 10533 Or The Enhanced Basic Education Act Of 2013

 

May 3, 2017

Deferred pending submission from PRC

 
DIVISION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY

SBN 537

 

An Act Establishing The Division Of Public School Accountability To Administer All Monitoring And Compliance Activities Dealing With Academic Accountability For Each School Or School District, And To Report Academic Progress, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Trillanes

 

March 14, 2017

Deferred consideration pending submission of a report from DepEd.

 
KATAWAGAN SA BANSA BILANG REPUBLIKA NG PILIPINAS O PILIPINAS

SBN 224

 

Isang Batas Na Nagtatakda Na Ang Katawagan Sa Ating Bansa Ay Republika Ng Pilipinas O Sa Maikling Salita Ay Pilipinas (Sen. Sotto)

 

May 3, 2017

NCCA Chair to discuss with Sen. Sotto

 
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES' EDUCATIONAL SYSTEMS ACT

SBN 661

 

An Act Recognizing And Institutionalizing Indigenous Peoples' Educational Systems Within The Philippine Educational Systems, Establishing The Guidelines For The Accreditation , Management, And Evaluation Of Ip Schools, Appropriating The Necessary Government Funds, Financial Assistance, Incentives, And Support Therefor And For Other Purposes (Sens. Aquino And Villanueva)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd suggests improvement in their policies instead of legislation. DepEd to submit comments in writing.

 
PENSIONADO ACT

SBN 1343

 

An Act Creating An Advanced Studies Development Program For Exceptional Employees From The Government And The Private Sector And For Other Purposes (Sen. Angara)

 

May 3, 2017

CHED to submit a comparison between this bill and the current UNIFAST

 
PUBLIC SCHOOL DATABASE ACT

SBN 1005

 

An Act Mandating The Automation Of A National Public School Database (Sen. Gatchalian)

 

March 23, 2017

Approved in principle pending submission of a comment from DepEd.

 
BRITISH SCHOOL MANILA AS AN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF INTERNATIONAL CHARACTER

SBN 399

 

An Act Recognizing The British School Manila As An Educational Institution Of International Character, Sen. Legarda

 

March 3, 2017

Committee to study if this is not covered by an existing law yet.

 
BALANGAY AS THE NATIONAL BOAT

SBN 1177

 

An Act Declaring The 'Balangay' As The National Boat Of The Philippines (Sen. Trillanes)

 

May 23, 2017

NCCA will submit a list of items declared as "national".

 
GUIDELINES FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF LOCAL COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

SBN 325

 

An Act Providing Guidelines For The Establishment And Operation Of Local Colleges And Universities, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Villar)

 

May 3, 2017

CHED says they already have CMO No. 32. Will submit comments.

         
    PHILIPPINE HIGH SCHOOL FOR SPORTS    

SBN 1181

 

An Act Establishing A Philippine High School For Sports And Appropriating Funds Therefor (Sen. Gatchalian)

 

May 3, 2017

Chair to talk to the author of his intent

         

SBN 1332

 

An Act Creating And Establishing The Philippine High School For Sports (Sen. Angara)

 

May 3, 2017

Chair to talk to the author of his intent

         

SBN 655

 

An Act Establishing A Philippine High School For Sports And Appropriating Funds Thereof (Sen. Aquino)

 

May 3, 2017

Chair to talk to the author of his intent

         
ESTABLISHING CONGRESSIONAL, CITY, MUNICIPAL LIBRARIES AND BARANGAY READING CENTERS

SBN 1342

 

An Act Amending Republic Act No. 7743, Otherwise Known As 'An Act Providing For The Establishment Of Congressional, City, And Municipal Libraries And Barangay Reading Center Throughout The Philippines,' And For Other Purposes (Sen. Angara)

 

May 3, 2017

Deferred pending submission of position papers

         
ESTABLISHING TESDA REGIONAL TRAINING CENTER IN MIMAROPA

SBN 1369

 

An Act Establishing A Technical Education And Skills Development Authority (Tesda) Regional Training Center In The Mimaropa Region, And Appropriating Funds Therefor (Sens. Lacson And Hontiveros)

 

May 3, 2017

Deferred pending submission from TESDA as to the specifics of the budgetary requirements.

         
ESTABLISHMENT OF LIKHANG-BAYAN

SBN 1398

 

An Act Establishing The Linangan Ng Likhang-Bayan (Institute For Living Traditions) To Ensure The Protection, Promotion And Development Of The Country's Communal Traditions, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 10066 Or The National Cultural Heritage Act Of 2009, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Legarda

 

May 23, 2017

         
SYNCHRONIZING THE OPENING OF ALL CLASSES

SBN 1432

 

An Act Synchronizing The Opening Of All Classes In All Schools In The Philippines, Sen. Escudero

 

May 23, 2017

DepEd, PASUC, CHED, ECOP, American Chamber of Commerce to submit position papers.
PTA organizations, PAG-ASA and DOT shall be invited in the next hearing.

         
TWO NATIONAL ARTISTS AS MEMBERS OF NCCA

HBN 735

 

An Act Including Two (2) National Artists As Members Of The National Commission For Culture And The Arts, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 7356, Otherwise Known As The Law Creating The National Commission For Culture And The Arts, Rep. Escudero

 

May 23, 2017

Deferred pending submission of comments from NCCA.

         


FOR ANOTHER HEARING



 

 
DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE AND THE ARTS

SBN 664

 

An Act Reorganizing The National Commission On Culture And The Arts Into The Department Of Culture And The Arts, Defining Its Power And Functions, Appropriating Funds Thereof, And For Other Purposes,Sen Aquino

 

January 25, 2017
May 3, 2017

NCCA is working on the draft bill to be submitted to the Committee by the end of June.

 

SBN 31

 

An Act Establishing The Department Of Culture And The Arts, Strengthening The National Endowment For Culture And Arts, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Legarda And Sen. Binay

 

January 25, 2017
May 3, 2017

NCCA is working on the draft bill to be submitted to the Committee by the end of June.

         
SINGER'S EQUITY ACT

SBN 1102

 

An Act Conserving, Promoting And Popularizing The Nation's Historical And Cultural Heritage And Resources, As Well As Artistic Creations By Exacting A Performance Fee From Foreign Performers And Allocating The Proceeds Thereof To The National Commission For Culture And The Arts And For Other Purposes, Sen. Ejercito

 

January 25, 2017
NCCA to submit inputs by the end of June.

         
MAGNA CARTA FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS

SBN 36

 

An Act Providing For Security Of Tenure And Additional Benefits To Teachers, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 4670, Otherwise Known As The Magna Carta For Public School Teachers, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Legarda

 

March 14, 2017

Comsec was directed to work with the Office of Sen. Legarda in order to present the bill in such a way that it is amending RA 4670.
Consolidate with SBNs 206 and 364.

         

SBN 183

 

An Act Granting Incentives To Public School Teachers In All Levels, Including State Universities And Colleges, And For Other Purposes, Sen. Binay

 

March 14, 2017

Comsec was directed to coordinate with DTI and DOF for their inputs before setting another hearing on this bill.

         

SBN 206

 

An Act Instituting A Program For The Mandatory Continuing Education Of Teachers In The Primary And Secondary Levels In Both Public And Private Schools, And Appropriating Funds Therefor, Sen. Gatchalian

 

March 14, 2017

Consolidate with SBNs 36 and 364.
RA 10912 – check how the bill relates to this law.

         

SBN 364

 

An Act Providing For Educational Assistance To Public School Teachers And Appropriating Funds Therefor, Sen. Binay

 

March 14, 2017

Consolidate with SBNs 36 and 206.

         
GOVERNANCE IN PRESCHOOL EDUCATION ACT

SBN 781

 

An Act Governning The System Of Preschool Education By Prescribing Standards And Regulations Of Preschool Facilities And Services (Sen. Escudero)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit proposed draft by the end of June.

         
PHILIPPINE PERFORMING ARTS COMPANIES ACT

SBN 1200

 

An Act Designating Philippine Performing Arts Companies, Defining Their Roles And Functions As Such, And Appropriating Funds Therefor (Sen. Angara)

 

May 3, 2017

NCCA, National Museum to submit inputs by end of June

         
AMENDMENTS TO RA 9500, UP CHARTER

SBN 864

 

An Act Authorizing The Sale Of Parcels Of Land In Barangay Krus Na Ligas, Quezon City To Its Legitimate And Qualified Residents, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 9500 (Sen. Recto)

 

May 3, 2017

UP Pres. Danny Concepcion will provide the committee with a legal memorandum on its constitutional issues.

CHED to submit its inputs.

 
GERMAN EUROPEAN SCHOOL MANILA AS AN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF INTERNATIONAL CHARACTER

SBN 1272

 

An Act Recognizing The German European School Manila, Incorporated As An Educational Institution Of International Character, Granting Certain Prerogatives Conducive To Its Growth As Such, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Gordon)

 

May 3, 2017

         


FOR ARCHIVING



 

 

SBN 75

 

An Act Providing For Additional Support And Compensation For Educators In Basic Education, Sen. Cayetano

 

March 14, 2017

EO 201 is still in effect and the current situation indicates that the salary of public school teachers is still higher than their private school counterparts.
Consolidate with SBN 704.

             

SBN 704

 

An Act Providing For Additional Support And Compensation For Educators In Basic Education, Sen. Aquino

 

March 14, 2017

Consolidate with SBN 75. For archiving.

         

SBN 493

 

An Act Creating Plantilla Position In The Department Of Education For Volunteer Teachers With At Least Five (5) Years Of Continuous Service In The Public School System And Appropriating Funds Therefor, Sen. Trillanes

 

March 14, 2017

Intention of the bill has been rendered moot given the hiring and the amount of the funds for the hiring of new teachers.

         

SBN 907

 

An Act Providing For Instructional Materials Allowance For Public School Teachers, Sen. Gatchalian

 

March 14, 2017

Chalk and materials allowance of teachers has been increased from 1,500 to 2,500 already in the 2017 GAA.

         

SBN 387

 

An Act Providing For The Integration And Mainstreaming Of Cultural Education Programs And Activities In The Country's National Education Program, Sen. Legarda

 

January 25, 2017
May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 387

 

An Act Providing For The Integration And Mainstreaming Of Cultural Education Programs And Activities In The Country's National Education Program, Sen. Legarda

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 431

 

An Act Integrating Foreign Language Education In The Primary And Secondary School Curricula (Sen. Legarda)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 435

 

An Act Requiring Mandatory Teaching Of Human Rights In All Public And Private Schools (Sen. Legarda)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 472

 

An Act Requiring Mandatory Computer Education In All Public And Private High Schools And For Other Related Purposes (Trillanes)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 672

 

An Act Institutionalizing Peace Education In The School Curriculum At All Levels (Sen. Aquino)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 964

 

An Act Integrating Voter Education In The Junior And Senior High School Curricula (Sen. Pangilinan)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 1080

 

An Act Requiring The Teaching Of Human Rights As Mandatory In All Public And Private Schools (Sen. Ejercito)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 1104

 

An Act Requiring The Teaching Of Intellectual Property Ownership Particularly Copyright Law As Part Of The Curriculum Of All Primary, Secondary And Tertiary Schools In The Country, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Ejercito)

 

May 3, 2017

DepEd to submit its curriculum map indicating that this concept is already in the present curriculum.

         

SBN 527

 

An Act Establishing An Education Printing Office (Sen. Trillanes)

 

March 13, 2017

For archiving, covered by the National Book Development Act

         

SBN 620

 

An Act Establishing A Performance-Based Accountability System For Public Education And For Other Purposes (Sen. Trillanes)

 

May 3, 2017

This is already included in DepEd policies , programs and systems. DepEd to submit a briefer.

         

SBN 833

 

An Act Requiring All Public Elementary And Secondary Schools To Prepare And Implement A Land Use Development And Infrastructure Plan For The Optimum Utilization Of Its Resources In Addressing Basic Education Facility Shortages (Sen. Recto)

 

March 13, 2017

This will be included in DepEd Memoranda.

         

SBN 1057

 

An Act Making The Term Of Office Of The Chairman Of The Commission On Higher Education (Ched) Coterminous With The Appointing President, Amending For The Purpose Section 5 Of Republic Act No. 7722, Otherwise Known As The Higher Education Act Of 1994, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Pimentel)

 

May 3, 2017

CHED should be non-political.

         

SBN 724

 

An Act Providing Stiffer Penalties For Theft, Robbery And Destruction Of Public School Property (Sen. Villar)

 

May 3, 2017

This should be the proper subject matter of a school manual whereby penalties would be only administrative and not penal in nature as against the student.

         

SBN 476

 

An Act To Establish A Science High School In All Provinces And Highly-Urbanized Cities, Providing Funds Therefor And For Other Purposes (Sen. Trillanes)

 

May 3, 2017

This can be funded and provided for through General Appropriations Act of any current year.

         

SBN 1107

 

An Act Providing For The Establishment Of A School Building In Every Barangay In The Philippines, Appropriating Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Ejercito)

 

May 3, 2017

Should be the proper subject matter of the General Appropriations Act

         

SBN 1244

 

An Act Modernizing All Public Schools And State Colleges And Universities In The Philippines, Appropriating Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes (Sen. Poe)

 

May 3, 2017

The position of CHED is that this is a proper subject matter for budgetary allocations by the individual state universities and colleges and that this is being done depending on the availability of a budget cover from the state university and college.

         

SBN 102

 

An Act Increasing The Number Of Rays Of The Sun On The Philippine Flag From Eight To Nine, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 8491, Otherwise Known As The Flag And Heraldic Code Of The Philippines (Sen. Gordon)

 

May 3, 2017
May 23, 2017

Passing this bill may also need an amendment in our constitution

         

SBN 794

 

An Act Strengthening The Rules On The Proper Use And Display Of Our National Symbols And The Rendition Of The National Anthem, Amending For The Purpose Republic Act No. 8491 (Sen. Escudero)

 

May 3, 2017
May 23, 2017

Passing this bill may also need an amendment in our constitution

         

HBN 5224

 

An Act Strengthening The Rules On The Proper Use And Display Of Our National Symbols And The Rendition Of The National Anthem, Repealing For The Purpose Republic Act No. 8491, Otherwise Known As The Flag And Heraldic Code Of The Philippines, Rep. Rodriguez

 

May 23, 2017

Passing this bill may also need an amendment in our constitution

         

SBN 865

 

An Act Declaring July 27 Of Every Year As A Special National Non- Working Holiday In Commemoration Of The Founding Anniversary Of The Iglesia Ni Cristo In The Philippines, Sen. Recto

 

March 14, 2017

         

SBN 304

 

An Act Declaring The Twenty Seventh Day Of July Of Every Year A Special Nonworking Holiday In Recognition Of The Founding Anniversary Of The Iglesia Ni Cristo (Inc), Amending For The Purpose Section 3 Of Republic Act No.9645 And Section 26, Chapter 7 Of Executive Order No. 292, Otherwise Known As The Administrative Code Of 1987 As Amended, Sen. Zubiri

 

March 14, 2017

         

SBN 404

 

An Act Declaring July 27 Of Every Year A Special Non-Working Holiday In Observance Of The Founding Anniversary Of Iglesia Ni Cristo, Sen. Legarda And Sen. Pacquiao

 

March 14, 2017

         


FOR HEARING (NEWLY-REFERRED BILLS)



 

 

HBN 5576

 

An Act Establishing A Career Guidance And Counseling Program For All Secondary Schools And Appropriating Funds Therefor, Reps. Defensor, Escudero, Durano, Nograles And Cagas

 

July

 

HBN 5577

 

An Act Mandating The Conservation Of Gabaldon School Buildings Nationwide, Providing Penalties For Violations, And Appropriating Funds Therefor, Reps. Noel, Romualdo, Escudero, Durano And De Venecia

 

July

         


FOR TRANSFER OF REFERRAL



 

 

SBN 533

 

An Act Requiring All Graduating Elementary, High School And College Students To Plant Atleast Ten (10) Trees Each As A Prerequisite For Graduation And For Other Related Purposes (Sen. Trillanes)

 

May 3, 2017

For transfer to the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources

 


ASSIGNED TO SECONDARY COMMITTEE



 

 
 
ROAD SAFETY AND COMPREHENSIVE DRIVER’S EDUCATION ACT

SBN 577

 

An Act Instituting A Driver Education Program Providing The Implementing Mechanisms Therefor And For Other Purposes, Sen. Trillanes

  Public Services  


             

SBN 1231

 

An Act Integrating Basic Road Safety And Comprehensive Driver's Education In The Curriculum Of The Enhanced Basic Education (K To 12) Program, Sen. Poe

  Public Services; Finance  

May 14, 2017

 

 

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