Posts Tagged House of Representatives

House approves bill imposing taxes on digital transactions

Marje Pelayo   •   September 22, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Lawmakers in the House of Representatives (HOR) approved on third and final reading a proposed measure imposing a 12% value-added tax (VAT) on all digital transactions in...

House to probe OCTA Research Group’s credentials, qualifications

Marje Pelayo   •   August 4, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives is launching an investigation into OCTA Research Philippines “to ascertain the credentials and background” of its members. As an independent research group, the...

House suspends sessions during ECQ

Marje Pelayo   •   August 4, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives announced that lawmakers will not hold plenary sessions once Metro Manila is placed under the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) from August 6 to...

House opens 18th Congress’ 3rd regular session

Maris Federez   •   July 26, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives (HOR) opened its 3rd regular session on Monday morning, hours before President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his sixth and last State of the Nation Address...

House resumes session, to discuss proposed Bayanihan 3, other COVID-related bills

Robie de Guzman   •   May 17, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives is set to discuss the proposed Bayanihan Law 3 and other pandemic-related measures as it resumes session on Monday. House Speaker Lord Allan...

House Speaker Velasco renews push for Bayanihan Law 3 amid COVID-19 surge

Robie de Guzman   •   March 25, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — House Speaker Lord Allan Velasco has renewed his call for the passage of Bayanihan to Arise as One Act, also known as Bayanihan 3, that will provide...

House OKs bill on housing rental subsidy for informal settlers

Robie de Guzman   •   March 25, 2021

  MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives on Thursday approved on third and final reading a bill seeking the creation of a housing rental subsidy program for informal settler...

Velasco places Lower House on 4-day lockdown

Marje Pelayo   •   March 18, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – House Speaker Allan Velasco has placed the entire House of Representatives on a four-day lockdown beginning Thursday (March 18) until Sunday (March 21) in response to the...

House OKs ban on billboards during typhoons

Marje Pelayo   •   March 3, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives (HOR) approved on third and final reading a bill that seeks to ban the display of billboards during typhoons as a public safety...

House begins plenary debates on proposed economic charter changes

Robie de Guzman   •   February 22, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives on Monday started its plenary deliberations on proposals seeking to amend the “restrictive” economic provisions of the 1987 Philippine Constitution. Ako Bicol Party-list...

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