RESOLUTIONS

external PS. RES. NO. 1641
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE SENATE COMMITTEES TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION INTO THE ALLEGED EXTORTION ACTIVITIES IN PHILIPPINE AIRPORTS SUCH AS THE “TANIM BALA” OR “LAGLAG BALA” OPERATIONS WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 1234
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS (BLUE RIBBON), FINANCE, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY TO INVESTIGATE THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES’ ALLEGED IRREGULAR ACQUISITIONS OF MILITARY EQUIPMENT AND WEAPONS SYSTEMS AS MANDATED BY THE AFP MODERNIZATION ACT

external PS. RES. NO. 808
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON TRADE, COMMERCE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP. ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, AND WAYS AND MEANS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY INTO THE PERSISTENT CONGESTION IN THE MANILA PORTS AS IT SEVERELY DISRUPTS THE SERVICE AND FLOW OF GOODS IN AND OUT OF THE COUNTRY WITH THE PURPOSE OF TAKING THE  APPROPRIATE LEGISLATIVE ACTION TO ADDRESS THE SAME IF ONLY TO PREVENT THIS CONTINUING ECONOMIC CRISIS

external PS. RES. NO. 718
RESOLUTION URGING THE COMMISSION ON AUDIT TO CONDUCT A SPECIAL AUDIT ON THE LOCAL AND FOREIGN DONATIONS, BOTH IN CASH AND IN-KIND RECEIVED BY THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT FOR THE VICTIMS OF SUPER TYPHOON “YOLANDA”

external PS. RES. NO. 494
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON FINANCE TO LOOK INTO THE FINANCIAL ABSORPTIVE CAPACITY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATION IN  RELATION TO ITS BUDGETARY ALLOCATION FOR VARIOUS PROJECTS UNDER THE ANNUAL GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 366
RESOLUTION URGING THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES TO TAKE SUCH ACTIONS AS ARE NECESSARY TO ALLOCATE A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS OF THE MALAMPAYA NATURAL GAS PROJECT FOR THE YEAR 2014, AS WELL AS THE CALLED COCONUT LEVY FUND FOR THE PURPOSE OF RESTORING AND/OR REBUILDING POWER INFRASTRUCTURE AND REHABILITATING THE COCONUT INDUSTRY RESPECTIVELY, IN AREAS RAVAGED BY SUPER TYPHOON YOLANDA; AND FURTHER URGING THE PRESIDENT TO ORDER THE ADVANCED RELEASE OF INTERNAL REVENUE ALLOTMENTS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT SHARES IN NATIONAL WEALTH TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS IN SAID AFFECTED AREAS; ALL IN ORDER TO CUSHION THE IMPACT OF THE SEVERE DAMAGE TO INFRASTRUCTURE BROUGHT ABOUT BY THE SAID SUPER TYPHOON

external PS. RES. NO. 365
RESOLUTION URGING THE LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE DEVELOPMENT BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES TO PROVIDE BETTER LOAN TERMS TO VICTIMS OF SUPER TYPHOON YOLANDA TO SPUR AND STIMULATE ECONOMIC ACTIVITY IN THE AREAS RAVAGED BY THE SAID TYPHOON

external PS. RES. NO. 352
RESOLUTION URGING ALL PUBLIC AND PRIVATE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS TO EFFECT A MORATORIUM ON THE PAYMENT OF DEBTS, AS WELL AS THE IMPOSITION OF INTEREST, PENALTIES AND SIMILAR CHARGES ON FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS OF AFFECTED PRIVATE PERSONS AND PUBLIC CORPORATIONS IN ORDER TO EASE THE BURDEN ON OUR COUNTRYMEN AFFECTED BY THE SPATE OF SEVERE NATURAL AND MAN MADE CALAMITIES THAT HIT THE COUNTRY, AND TO ASSIST IN THE REHABILITATION AND RECONSTRUCTION IN THE AFFECTED AREAS, WITH THE ULTIMATE GOAL OF HELPING OUR COUNTRYMEN TO STAND-UP AND RECOVER FROM THESE CALAMITIES

external PS. RES. NO. 283
RESOLUTION COMMENDING THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES AND THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE FOR THE HEROIC PERFORMANCE OF THEIR SWORN CONSTITUTIONAL DUTY AS PROTECTORS OF THE PEOPLE AND THE STATE, AND AS SENTINELS OF PEACE AND ORDER IN THE ZAMBOANGA CRISIS

external PS. RES. NO. 281
RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING MISS PHILIPPINES MEGAN LYNNE YOUNG FOR WINNING THE CROWN AND TITLE OF MISS WORLD 2013

external PS. RES. NO. 208
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON GAMES, AMUSEMENT AND SPORTS, AND ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS (BLUE RIBBON) TO INQUIRE IN AID OF LEGISLATION INTO THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT AND GAMING CORPORATION’S (PAGCOR) CHARTER, OR PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869, AS AMENDED, IN RELATION TO MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR NO. 8, DATED 28 AUGUST 2001, PROHIBITING GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS INCLUDING MEMBERS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE AND THE ARMED FORCES OF THE PHILIPPINES FROM ENTERING, STAYING AND/OR PLAYING AT CASINOS

external PS. RES. NO. 193
RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE SENATE TO ABOLISH THE PRIORITY DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FUND AND ITS ALLIED CONGRESSIONAL INITIATIVE ALLOCATION COLLECTIVELY KNOWN AS “PORK BARREL”

external PS. RES. NO. 124
RESOLUTION URGING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS (BLUE RIBBON), WAYS AND MEANS, AND FINANCE TO LOOK INTO, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, THE PURPORTED “PADRINO SYSTEM” PREVAILING IN THE BUREAU OF CUSTOMS ALLEGEDLY PERPETRATED BY SOME MEMBERS OF CONGRESS WITH THE END IN VIEW OF INSTITUTING LEGISLATIVE REFORMS TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 41
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS (BLUE RIBBON) TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY INTO THE ALLEGED TEN BILLION PESOS PRIORITY DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FUND (PDAF) SCAM INVOLVING THE JANET LIM-NAPOLES GROUP WITH THE END IN THE VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 40
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON ACCOUNTABILITY OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND INVESTIGATIONS (BLUE RIBBON) TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY INTO THE ALLEGED TEN BILLION PESOS PRIORITY DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FUND (PDAF) SCAM INVOLVING THE JANET LIM-NAPOLES GROUP WITH THE END IN THE VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 17
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE APPROPRIATE COMMITTEES OF THE SENATE TO LOOK INTO THE GOVERNMENT’S SEARCH AND RESCUE CAPABILITY IN DISASTERS AND CALAMITIES WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO INSTITUTIONALIZE URBAN SEARCH AND RESCUE FORCES, PROVIDE A MAGNA CARTA FOR RESCUE WORKERS AND ENHANCE THE PROVISIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO.10121

external PS. RES. NO. 16
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY TO CONDUCT AND INQUIRY IN AID OF LEGISLATION ON THE MINDANAO POWER SUPPLY SITUATION WITH THE END IN VIEW OF ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external PS. RES. NO. 15
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEES ON LABOR, EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT, HEALTH AND DEMOGRAPHY, AND CIVIL SERVICE AND GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION TO LOOK INTO THE PLIGHT OF FILIPINO NURSES, THEIR WORK AND EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS

external PS. RES. NO. 14
RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, TO LOOK INTO THE IMPACT OF THE SIGNIFICANT INCREASES OF OIL PRICES VIS-S-VIS THE IMPLEMENTATION OF REPUBLIC ACT NUMBERED 8479 WITH THE END IN VIEW OF REVIEWING THE SUFFICIENCY AND EFFECTIVITY IF SAID LAW AND ENACTING LEGISLATIVE MEASURES, IF THERE BE A NEED, TO ADDRESS THE SAME

external JT. RES. NO. 10
JOINT RESOLUTION EXTENDING THE PERIOD FOR FILING OF CLAIMS FOR REPARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS VICTIMS, UNDER REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10368, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE HUMAN RIGHTS VICTIMS REPARATION AND RECOGNITION ACT OF 2013, AND IN CONSEQUENCE THEREOF, THE EXISTENCE OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS VICTIMS’ CLAIMS BOARD