Legislative Performance

 

BARBERS, Robert

 

Bills Authored:

 

          An Act to Eliminate Racketeering Activities and Criminal Syndicates by Making Money-Laundering Punishable and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Instituting the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2000, Repealing Republic Act No. 6425, Otherwise Known as The Dangerous Drugs Act of 1972, as Amended, Providing Funds Therefor, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Providing for the Modernization of the Philippine National Police and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Reorganizing and Modernizing the National Bureau of Investigation, Providing Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Granting Five Hundred (P500.00) Pesos Monthly Allowance to All Barangay Tanods and Appropriating Funds Therefor

 

          An Act Establishing a System Wherein First Time Youthful Offenders Convicted of Minor offenses Whose Penalty is Suspended Shall Render Community Service in Their Respective Cities/Municipalities and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Republic Act No. 8177 Otherwise Known as An Act Designating Death by Lethal Injection as a Method of Carrying Out Capital Punishment, Amending for the Purpose Article 81 of The Revised Penal Code as Amended by Section 24 of R.A. No. 7659

 

          An Act Amending the First Sentence of Article 2206 of The Civil Code of the Philippines

 

          An Act Authorizing Law Enforcement officers to Effect Warrantless Arrest Under Certain Conditions and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Prescribing institutional Responsibility on Members of Law Enforcement Agencies and Other Government officials and Employees in Giving Testimony in Dangerous Drugs Cases, Amending for the Purpose Republic Act No. 6425, as Amended, Otherwise Known as the Dangerous Drugs Act of 1972, Providing Penalties for Violations Therefor, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Impose Higher Penalties Upon Persons Guilty of Carnapping Amending for the Purpose Section 14 of R.A. 6539, Otherwise Known as The Anti-Carnapping Act

 

          An Act Authorizing Barangay officials to Execute and to Aid in the Execution of Warrants of Arrest and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Establishing the Philippine College for Local Governance and Public Safety, Creating Its Charter, Providing Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Lowering the Age of Majority From Eighteen to Sixteen Years Old in Cases involving the Commission of Heinous Crimes Amending for the Purpose Article 47 of the Revised Penal Code as Amended by Republic Act 7659 and the Provisions on Suspended Sentence of Presidential Decree 603

 

          An Act Amending Section 4 of Republic Act Number Eighty Forty Nine, Otherwise Known as the Anti-Hazing Law, Reclassifying Death Resulting From Hazing or Other Forms of Initiation Rites as Heinous Crime, Increasing the Penalty Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Standardize the Salaries of the Uniformed Employees of the Department of Interior and Local Government by Increasing the Basic Salary of the Members of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, Providing Funds Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Prescribing the Manner within which Certain Members of the Philippine National Police Can Engage in Outside Employment, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Strengthening the Internal Affairs Service for the Philippine National Police Amending for the Purpose Title V of Republic Act Numbered Eighty Five and Fifty One Entitled An Act Providing for the Reform and Reorganization of the Philippine National Police, as Amended, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Granting Additional Benefits and Incentives to Public School Teacher, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Amend Article 97 of Act 3815, as Amended, the Revised Penal Code, Providing Allowance for Good Conduct for Detention Prisoners in Any Penal Institution During This Period of Their Preventive Imprisonment, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Adjusting the Rate of Subsidiary Imprisonment from One Day for Each P8.00 to one Day for an Amount Equivalent to the Prevailing Daily Minimum Wage of a Laborer in the National Capital Region Amending for the Purpose Article Thirty Nine of The Revised Penal Code of the Philippines, as Amended

 

          An Act Requiring Owners and/or Operations of All Land, Air and Sea Common Carriers to Provide Immediate Financial Assistance to Victims of Accidents or Tragedies, Providing Penalties for Violation Thereof, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Strengthening and Developing the Sports of Boxing Through the Promotion of Local and International Boxing Events, Appropriating Funds Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Permit Illegitimate Children to Use their Father's Surname and to Permit the Father Visiting Privileges Amending for the Purpose Article 176 of Executive Order No. 209 Otherwise Known as The Family Code of the Philippines

 

          An Act Amending the First Paragraph of Section 15 of Commonwealth Act Numbered Four Hundred Seventy-Three (CA 473) by Providing for the Acquisition of Philippine Citizenship for an Alien Married to Any Person Who is a Citizen of the Philippines

 

          An Act Authorizing Barangays to Enter into Official Contract with National Government Agencies and Local Government Units to Undertake the Delivery of Basic Services for the Purpose of Providing Employment to Barangay Residents and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Republic Act 7432 An Act to Maximize the Contribution of Senior Citizens to Nation-Building, Grant Benefits and Special Privileges and for Other Purposes, Providing Livelihood Programs to Establish Self Reliance and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Adding One More Ray in the Sun of the Philippine Flag to Represent the Muslim Mindanao

 

          An Act Establishing a Hall of Fame for Soldiers, Policemen and Other Law Enforcers, Including Legitimate Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) Members, Who Died While in the Line of Duty, Appropriating Funds Therefor, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Republic Act Numbered 7432 Entitled An Act to Maximize the Contribution of Senior Citizens to Nation Building, Grant Benefits and Special Privileges and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Authorizing the Municipality, City and/or Province to Regulate and/or Prohibit Gambling and Other Games of Chance Within Their Territorial Jurisdiction, Amending for This Purpose the Pertinent Provisions of Republic Act No. 7160, Otherwise Known as the Local Government Code of 1991 and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Instituting Prison Reforms, Imposing a Penalty for Violations Thereof, Appropriating Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Granting Employees of the Government and Private Sectors a Five Day Leave With Pay In Case of Death of an Immediate Member of their Family and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Granting Monthly Pensions to Government Retirees Under R.A. 1616 Who Have Reached the Age of Seventy Four (74), Appropriating Funds Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Criminalizing Overloading of Passenger Ships, Ferries and Land Commuter Vehicles, Providing the Penalty of Reclusion Temporal and Reclusion Perpetua to Death, as the Case May Be, for those Found to have Acted in Violation Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending P.D. N0. 401, as to Provide for Stiffer Penalties for Unauthorized Water Installation or Connections, the Tampering of Meters, and the Use of Tampered Meters, Regulating the Use of Water Generators and the Installation of Water Tanks Beneath Mainline Water Pipes and Providing Penalties for Violation Thereof

 

          An Act to Integrate in the Curricula of All Education Institutions Including Non-formal, Indigenous Learning and Out-of-School Programs, a Course on the Philippine Society and the Environment

 

          An Act Amending Section Two of Presidential Decree Numbered Eighty Hundred Twelve, Entitled A Decree on Legal and Cultural Deposit, Requiring Publishers of Printed Books to Furnish, Free of Charge, Copies Thereof to the Congressional Libraries of the House of Representative and the Senate

 

          An Act Codifying the Laws on Civil Aviation Security, Identifying and Penalizing Acts Inimical to Civil Aviation and Those Constituting Unlawful Interference to Civil Aviation, Providing Stiffer Penalties Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Section 8 (A) (A) and (B) of Republic Act No. 6713 Otherwise Known as The Code of the Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public officials and Employees

 

          An Act Allowing Deduction From Gross Income of Interest Paid for Housing Loan, Amending the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997

 

          An Act Amending Section 10 of Republic Act No. 26 Entitled An Act Providing a Special Procedure for the Reconstitution of Torrens Certificate of Titles Lost or Destroyed, and Imposing Stiffer Penalties for the Falsification of Torrens Certificate of Title, or in any Manner Deal in Transactions Using Fake and Spurious Land Titles

 

          An Act Increasing the Penalty for Election Offenses and Classifying Certain Election Offenses as Heinous Crimes, Imposing the Death Penalty for Violation Thereof, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Prohibiting the Detention of Living and Deceased Patients in Hospitals and Other Medical Institutions for Non-Payment of Hospital Bills or Other Medical Expenses Providing Penalties Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Further Rationalizing the Power of Assumption or Certification of Labor Disputes by the Secretary of Labor and Employment by Restricting the Meaning of Industries Indispensable to the National Interest, Amending for This Purpose Article 263 (G) of Presidential Decree No. 442, as Amended, Otherwise Known as The Labor Code of the Philippines

 

          An Act to Vest Provincial Vice Governors, City and Municipal Vice Mayors with the Power to issue Subpoenas and to Cite for Contempt Any Person Whether Natural or Juridical, Amending for That Purpose Section 49 of Republic Act No. 7160 Otherwise Known as The Local Government Code of 1991 and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Republic Act No. 7277, Otherwise Known as the Magna Carta for Disabled Persons, Granting Additional Privileges and incentives to Disabled Persons Similar to Those Enjoyed by Senior Citizens, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Establishing A College Education Trust Fund for the Children of Members of the Government Service Insurance System and the Social Security System, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Penalizing Drivers and Operators of Taxicabs Who Choose and/or Refuse to Load and Render Services to Passengers, Instituting Penalties Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Section 6 of Republic Act No. 7883, Otherwise Known as The Barangay Health Workers' Benefits and Incentives Act of 1995, Providing a Mandatory Allowance of One Thousand Pesos to Volunteer Barangay Health Workers

 

          An Act to Ensure Safety During Sea and Air Travel, Providing Penalties for Violation Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Certain Provisions of Act Numbered Thirty Eight Hundred Fifteen, as Amended Otherwise Known as The Revised Penal Code

 

          An Act Prescribing a Sixty-Day Mandatory Prescriptive Period for the Release of Retirement or Gratuity Benefits to Public and Private Employees From the Date of Submission of All Requirements Necessary for the Same, Providing Penalties for Non-Compliance Thereof and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Prohibiting the Use of the Word `Muslims' in Print and Broadcast Media to Describe Any Person Suspected of or Convicted for Having Committed Criminal or Unlawful Act and Providing Penalties for Violation Thereof

 

          An Act Prohibiting the Filming of the Life Story of Criminals for Commercial Purposes, Providing Penalties Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Granting the Professional Cycling Paragon Philippines Inc. a Franchise to Construct, Operate and Maintain Bicycle Race Tracks (Velodromes) for Bicycle Racing in the Philippines and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Reorganizing and Reconstituting the Philippine National Police and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Establishing the Philippine Coast Guard as a Separate and Distinct Service Under the Department of Transportation and Communications, Amending Republic Act No. 5173, as Amended, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Regulating the Practice of Real Estate Service in the Philippines, Creating a Real Estate Commission and Appropriating Funds Therefor

 

          An Act Establishing a National Identification System in the Philippines, Providing for its Uses and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Restructuring, Re-Allocating Prosecution Positions and Strengthening the National Prosecution Service and Providing Additional Funds Therefor

 

          An Act Instituting the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, Repealing Republic Act No. 6425, Otherwise Known as the Dangerous Drugs Act of 1972, as Amended, Providing Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Declaring the State Policies on Overseas Filipino Workers, Establishing the Promotion and Protection of Their Welfare and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Republic Act Number 6963, Otherwise Known as An Act Granting Special Financial Assistance and Benefits to the Family or Beneficiary of Any Police or Military Personnel or Firemen Killed or Permanently Incapacitated While in the Performance of His Duty or by Reason of His Office or Position, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Provide Professionals and Other Calling Equal Access and Opportunity Thru Mass Media to Inform the Public of the Availability of Their Professional Services and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act to Deter and Punish Acts of Terrorism and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Presidential Decree No. 1987, Otherwise Known as An Act Creating the Videogram Regulatory Board, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Uncreasing the Penalties for Jueteng and Other Illegal Numbers Games, Amending for the Purpose Presidential Decree 1602, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Further Amending Section 75 of Republic Act Numbered Six Thousand Nine Hundred Seventy-Five, as Amended by Section 34 of Republic Act Numbered Eight Thousand Five Hundred Fifty-One by Including Within Its Coverage Retired Members of the Defunct Integrated National Police, and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending the Fire Code of the Philippines

 

          An Act Creating the Local Government Academy of the Philippines, Providing Funds Therefor and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Providing for Retirement Benefits of Justices and All Judges in the Judiciary, Further Amending for the Purpose Section One of Republic Act Numbered Nine Hundred and Ten, as Amended

 

          An Act Amending Presidential Decree No. 1314 Entitled Repealing Presidential Decree No. 814, Redefining the Policies on Land Tenure in the Tondo Foreshore Dagat-Dagatan Urban Development Project and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Abolishing the Sangguniang Kabataan and Amending Relevant Provisions of Republic Act No. 7160, Otherwise Known as The Local Government Code of 1991, and in Lieu Thereof, Providing for the Election of a Youth Sector Representative in the Various Local Government Units

 

          An Act Classifying Certain Types of Smuggling as Heinous Crime Amending for that Purpose Republic Act No. 7659 Entitled An Act to Impose the Death Penalty on Certain Heinous Crime and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Prohibiting the Publication of Lewd Photographs and Sex Stories and Articles in Tabloids and Broadsheet Newspapers, Providing Penalties Therefor and for Other Purpose

 

          An Act Institutionalizing the Doctrine of Command Responsibility in All Levels of Command in All Law Enforcement Agencies, Providing Penalties Therefore and for Other Purposes

 

          An Act Amending Certain Sections of Republic Act No. 7160 Otherwise Known as The Local Government Code of 1991

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