Posts Tagged House of Representatives

House aims to pass bill on oil excise tax reduction before session break

Maris Federez   •   November 26, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Before the session breaks in December, the leadership in the House of Representatives is determined to approve the proposed legislation that seeks to reduce excise taxes imposed...

Proposed suspension of fuel excise tax filed in Lower House

Maris Federez   •   October 29, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — A bill proposing the suspension of the imposition of excise tax on petroleum products has been filed before the House of Representatives (HOR), Deputy Speaker Cagayan De...

Makabayan Bloc seeks probe into proliferation of smuggled vegetables in local markets

Robie de Guzman   •   September 30, 2021

  MANILA, Philippines – The House Makabayan bloc is pushing for an investigation into the alleged proliferation of smuggled vegetables in some markets across the country. In filing House Resolution...

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...

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