A known equality champion in the House of Representatives is seeking the enactment of a measure that would safeguard the rights of employees. Bataan 1st district Rep. Geraldine Roman filed House Bill (HB) No.532 or the proposed “Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 2022”.
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TWO congressional leaders filed a bill seeking to amend the anti-agricultural smuggling act of 2016 to include and classify cigarette smuggling as economic sabotage. House Bill (HB) No. 3917 was principally authored by presidential son, senior Deputy Majority Leader Sandro Marcos and PBA Party-list Rep. Margarita Ignacia Nograles.
Speaker Martin G. Romualdez on Wednesday took pride in the record accomplishments of the House of Representatives in the first 23 session days of the 19th Congress, which convened last July 25. Romualdez told his colleagues that since the start of their session, “we rolled up our sleeves and worked hand in hand to ensure collective and responsive action upon all pending bills and resolutions, including priority bills in the legislative agenda of our President, Ferdinand Marcos Jr.”
THE House of Representatives and the Senate are eyeing the passage on third and final reading of the proposed laws seeking to postpone the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections (BSKE) and the registration of all postpaid and prepaid mobile phone subscriber identity module (SIM) cards by October 1, House Majority Leader Manuel Jose “Mannix” Dalipe said Friday.