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House approves bill renaming MCIA in honor of Lapulapu

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The House of Representatives on Thursday, March 25 passed on third and final reading a bill seeking to rename the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA). The lower chamber of Congress announced that a total of 16 House Bills were approved on third and final reading on Thursday. Among them was House […] The post House approves bill renaming MCIA in honor of Lapulapu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerMar 25th, 2021

Chan: Renaming MCIA is honoring Datu Lapulapu

  LAPU-LAPU CITY, Philippines — Lapu-Lapu City mayor Junard “Ahong” Chan said Congress’ move in renaming the Mactan-Cebu International Airport in honor of Datu Lapulapu is giving honor to the chieftain. In a press conference today, March 30, 2021, Chan said that renaming the airport will give pride and honor to Datu Lapulapu, who is […] The post Chan: Renaming MCIA is honoring Datu Lapulapu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 30th, 2021

House OKs bill renaming Cebu airport terminals

The House of Representatives approved on third and final reading yesterday a bill seeking to rename the two terminals at the Mactan Cebu International Airport in honor of Filipino hero Lapu-Lapu......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 26th, 2021

House panel approves absolute divorce bill

House panel approves absolute divorce bill.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

House approves bill declaring National Press Freedom Day on August 30

(Update) This came from the same 'House of the People' that voted to deny ABS-CBN Corp., the country's largest broadcast company, a fresh franchise in what many saw as a blow to an already precarious press freedom situation in the country. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021

House approves Salceda& rsquo;s Freelance Workers Protection bill

The House of Representatives on Thursday unanimously approved on third and final reading substitute House Bill 8817, the proposed Freelance Workers Protection Act, principally authored by Albay 2nd District Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 26th, 2021

House approves bill protecting freelancers on final reading

MANILA, Philippines — A bill seeking the protection of freelance workers has been approved on third and final reading in the House of Representatives. During Thursday’s session, 195 members of the lower chamber approved on final reading House Bill No. House Bill No. 8817 or the “Freelance Workers Protection Act.” Under the bill, the execution […] The post House approves bill protecting freelancers on final reading appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 25th, 2021

House approves measure addressing ‘housing crisis’

A bill to help address the crisis in the housing sector has been approved by the House of Representatives......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 20th, 2021

House approves vaccine indemnification fund

Voting 225 with six abstentions, the House of Representatives approved on third and final reading House Bill 8648 (Emergency Vaccine Procurement Act), which expedites vaccine procurement and allocates P500 million as compensation for persons who may suffer adverse effects of COVID-19 vaccines......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

House panel approves tax exemption on LGU purchases of COVID-19 shots

The House Ways and Means Committee approved the tax provision of House Bill 8648 or the Emergency Vaccine Procurement Act of 2021, which seeks to authorize local governments to procure COVID-19 shots on their own without having to go through public bidding......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

House panel approves bills granting Filipino citizenship to Kouame, Marañon

House Bill No. 5951 filed by Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno, and a substitute bill to consolidate three House bills seeking to naturalize Marañon were approved and will move to be tackled before the House plenary beginning Monday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

House approves Internet Transactions Act

Dishonest sellers and buyers in commercial transactions in the internet face severe penalties under a bill that the House of Representatives on Tuesday approved on third and final reading. With 232 congressmen voting in the affirmative and six in the negative, the Lower House approved House Bill No. 7805 or ........»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsNov 24th, 2020

Lessons learned from RVing

Rep. Bernadette “BH” Herrera-Dy of Bagong Henerasyon Party-list is urging the House committee on the welfare of children and the House leaders to expedite work on consolidating the three House bills against child marriage, so that a bicameral conference committee can be convened with their Senate counterparts as soon as the House approves the substitute bill......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 24th, 2020

Senate Committee approves Kennon Road rehab bill

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 15(PIA) -- The Senate Committee on Public Works recently approved House Bill 6491, an "Act Mandating the Full Rehabilitation and Maintenance of Kennon Road".Baguio City Con.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 15th, 2020

House approves ‘Better Normal Bill’ on 3rd reading

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading the bill which makes several measures such as the wearing of face masks in public spaces and workplaces and observance of physical and social distancing mandatory as the country continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic. With 242 affirmative votes, […] The post House approves ‘Better Normal Bill’ on 3rd reading appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2020

BREAKING: House approves Bayanihan 2 on final reading

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives on Monday approved on third and final reading the proposed Bayanihan to Recover As One Act, or the Bayanihan 2, to cushion the impact of the coronavirus pandemic to the country. With 242 affirmative votes, six negative, and no abstention, the lower chamber approved House Bill No. 6953, […] The post BREAKING: House approves Bayanihan 2 on final reading appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2020

Salceda& rsquo;s panel approves 12 percent VAT on online services

The House of Representatives’ ways and means committee on Wednesday approved a bill imposing a 12-percent value-added tax on digital transactions......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 30th, 2020

Senate committee approves Carcar City Cultural Heritage Zone Bill in 1st reading

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Senate Committee on Basic Education and Culture has formally approved in first reading House Bill 5644, which seeks to declare the city of Carcar as a cultural heritage zone. Representative Eduardo Gullas of Cebu’s first district, who authored the bill, confirmed the development on Wednesday, July 22, 2020. “I am […] The post Senate committee approves Carcar City Cultural Heritage Zone Bill in 1st reading appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2020

Why complicate?

The other day, three members of the House of Representatives—Deputy Speaker Paolo Duterte, Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco and ACT-CIS Rep. Eric Yap—filed House Bill No. 7031, renaming the Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Paliparang Pandaigdig ng Pilipinas......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 27th, 2020

House approves anti-terror bill on final reading despite backlash

A total of 173 congressmen voted to pass the measure, outnumbering 31 who voted negative and 29 others who abstained......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2020

House approves terror bill on second reading

The bill has been approved on second reading on voice-voting by the House of Representatives. The post House approves terror bill on second reading appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2020