Thursday, May 23, 2024
- Advertisement -spot_img


House of Representatives

House, Senate doing final touches joint on e-Congress portal

The planned e-Congress Web portal will house information on the legislative secretariat work of both chambers.

House passes bill integrating digital tech in teaching, learning methods

The House Committee on Women and Gender Equality also held initial deliberations on bills seeking to amend Republic Act 9262 or the "Anti-Violence Against Women and Their Children Act of 2004" that would address the problem of electronic violence against women and children or minors (E-VAWC).

House bill imposing VAT on digital transactions, streaming passes final reading

The Department of Finance said the proposed law will level the playing field between digital and traditional businesses, especially those that cannot shift to the digital platform.

House passes bill imposing tax on digital transactions, subscription

Fans of online shopping and Netflix may soon find themselves shelling out more than the usual after the House of Representatives on Monday, Nov. 14, approved on third reading House Bill 4122 which imposes tax on digital transactions and subscriptions.

House passes SIM card registration bill on 2nd reading

House ICT committee chair and Navotas City representative Tobias Reynald Tiangco said the country's large number of prepaid mobile subscriptions provides opportunities for nefarious individuals, as well as criminal acts for terrorists and insurgents.

House bill on ‘motorcycles-for-hire’ hurdles second reading

In a big boost to motorcycle ride-hailing apps, the House of Representatives has approved on second reading a proposed law that would allow companies like Angkas to formally operate in the country.

Bicam body approves proposed regulation of e-cigarette, vape products

Under the bill, advertisements or images by manufacturers and retailers that encourage the purchase and use of vape products would be prohibited.

House panel approves bill regulating use of e-wallets

The House Committee on Banks and Financial Intermediaries approved on Thursday, Jan. 13, in principle the substitute bill that would regulate the use of bank accounts and e-wallets, as well as prohibit its use for unusual and suspicious financial activity.

House panel approves bill requiring text or e-mail notice to traffic violators

House Bill 5656 would require the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to send text or e-mail notifications to inform violators of the No Contact Traffic Apprehension Policy.

Proposed law on e-health system hurdles 2nd reading in House

One of its key provisions is the creation of an independent body to be known as the eHealth Policy and Coordination Council.
- Advertisement -spot_img