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House OKs SIM card registration bill

House OKs SIM card registration bill.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: pep pepMay 17th, 2018

House okays SIM card registration

IN a bid to fight crime and other illegal activities the House of Representatives has approved the proposed SIM card registration. With a vote of 167-6, House Bill 7233 or the Sim Card Registration Act was approved on third and final reading. Under the bill, all SIM (Subscriber Identity Module)….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 16th, 2018

SIM card registration bill up for okay

THE proposed SIM card registration nears approval in the House of Representatives. Among the priority measures that will be approved on third and final reading when session resumes in May is House Bill 7233 or the “Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act.” The measure, which was already passed on….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 1st, 2018

Lawmakers Weigh in on Bicam Approval of Nat’l ID Bill

Lawmakers at the House of Representatives on Wednesday weighed in on the approval of the proposed national identification (ID) card system by the bicameral conference committee. House Appropriations Committee chairman Karlo Nograles lauded the bill’s swift approval at the bicam level, noting that the national ID system could strengthen the country’s campaign against lawlessness including […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

Bill cracks down on ATM/credit cards theft

VOTING 224 against zero, the House of Representatives unanimously approved on third and final reading a measure defining hacking of bank systems and stealing 50 or more automated teller machine (ATM) or credit card details as economic sabotage punishable with life imprisonment and fines of up to P5 million. House….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 6th, 2018

House panel OKs bill vs spam messages

The House of Representatives’ Committee on Information and Communications Technology has approved a measure that seeks to protect phone subscribers from unsolicited calls and spam text messages through the institution of a “No Call, No Text” registration system. The bill, yet to be numbered, aims to protect the interests of mobile phone subscribers and promote [...] The post House panel OKs bill vs spam messages appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 8th, 2018

House approves national ID bill

MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives approved on third and final reading yesterday a bill prescribing a single identification (ID) card for all.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 8th, 2017

House bill seeks to end cell card load expiry

MANILA, Philippines - Prepaid phone subscribers will no longer have to worry about their unused loads expiring once a bill filed at the House of Representati.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2017

House bill on SIM registration pushed

THE House committee on information and communications technology for the passage of a bill mandating the registration of SIM cards to make phone users more responsible. Valenzuela Rep. Wes Gatchalian, the author of House Bill 2648, pressed for the bill.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 24th, 2016

Lacson Proposes Prepaid SIM Card Registration to Stop Scams, Crimes

Senator Panfilo Lacson has filed a bill seeking prepared SIM (subscriber identity registration) to stop scams and crimes using smart mobile devices such as phones, tablets and watches. “Possession of the most modern technology comes...The post Lacso.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 21st, 2016

House OKs bill declaring February 4 ‘Fil-Am War Memorial Day’

The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure that seeks to declare February 4 of every year a special working holiday to be known as the “Philippine-American War Memorial Day.” Source link link: House OKs bill declaring February 4 ‘Fil-Am War Memorial Day’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated News56 min. ago

Duterte asked to certify BBL as urgent measure

HOUSE Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has formally asked President Rodrigo Duterte to certify as urgent the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) or House Bill 6475. Alvarez made the request in a letter to the Chief Executive hoping the bill will be approved in Congress before the adjournment sine die next week.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

National ID system infringes on right to privacy – solons

  Leftist lawmakers on Thursday again warned that the passage of the national identification system bill would pose threats to the country's security and infringe on people's privacy rights.   The House Makabayan bloc's warning came after the bicameral conference committee approved on Tuesday night the bill seeking to establish the Philippine Identification System.   The proposed measure seeks to integrate multiple government IDs by establishing a single national identification system, to be known as the Philippine Identification System, or PhilSys.   Malacaang welcomed the approval by the Senate and House of Representatives' bicameral confere...Keep on reading: National ID system infringes on right to privacy – solons.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

House oks bill increasing election campaign expenses

House oks bill increasing election campaign expenses Source link link: House oks bill increasing election campaign expenses.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

House asks Duterte to certify Bangsamoro bill as urgent

THE House of Representatives has asked President Rodrigo Duterte to certify the proposed Bangsamoro Basic law (BBL) or House Bill 6475 as urgent. The House made the appeal in a letter to the President dated May 23—a document shared by House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas of Ilocos Norte to journalists on Thursday morning. “May we [...] The post House asks Duterte to certify Bangsamoro bill as urgent appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018

Life or death for coco levy

Coconut farmer leaders believe that next week's Congress bicameral committee meeting on the coco levy will decide the life or death of a levy beneficial to them. This amounts to about P100 billion, collected largely from small coconut farmers from 1972 to 1981. This was the consensus during a meeting on May 21 of coconut farmer leaders from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. It was organized by the Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF), with Alyansa Agrikultura convenor Omi Royandoyan presiding. They passed a resolution stating their concern that the upcoming bicameral conference on the "Coconut Farmers and Industry Trust Fund Bill" Senate Bill 1233 and House Bill 5745 cou...Keep on reading: Life or death for coco levy.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Bicam approves national ID

The bill implementing a national ID system is expected to be ratified by both the Senate and the House of Representatives on Monday after the two chambers have reconciled conflicting provisions in their respective versions of the landmark measure......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Lacson sees implementation of national ID system this year

    The national ID system may be implemented this year after the bill proposing it hurdled bicameral conference, Senator Panfilo Lacson said on Wednesday. Lacson said the bicameral committee has agreed to adopt the Senate's version of the Philippine Identification System Act with minor amendments and suggestions from the House of Representatives. Once ratified by both chambers, the bill will pass into law by the end of June or even earlier as it was an enrolled bill, according to Lacson. "Kasi 'pag 'di pinirmahan in 30 days mag-lapse into law. So give or take by June end or before end of June, batas na 'yan," he said. The country's first national ID system ha...Keep on reading: Lacson sees implementation of national ID system this year.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain’s unflattering plaque

SAN FRANCISCO --- A bronze plaque honoring soccer star Brandi Chastain got a red card Tuesday after a social media outcry over its unflattering portrayal of the athlete. The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco said Tuesday it will redo the plaque, which was unveiled a day earlier and quickly panned by the public. Fans on Twitter compared the likeness to former President Jimmy Carter, actors Gary Busey and Mickey Rooney, baseball player Babe Ruth, New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick and movie character Mrs. Doubtfire, played by Robin Williams. Chastain is often remembered for ripping off her jersey in celebration of her game-winning penalty kick in the 1999 Wo...Keep on reading: Hall of fame to redo soccer star Brandi Chastain’s unflattering plaque.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

House OKs bill increasing allowed campaign expenses for candidates

MANILA, Philippines – The House of Representatives approved a bill allowing candidates to spend more per voter during the campaign season. With a vote of 188-6-0, lawmakers gave their nod to  House Bill (HB) No. 7295 on 3rd and final reading on Tuesday, May 22.  The bill seeks to amend Republic Act No. 7166 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2018

House shelves bill on recoverable system loss

Lawmakers on Tuesday, May 22, shelved the draft bill on recoverable system loss for further review after noting its provisions are similar to a resolution already being implemented by the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC). AKO BIKOL party-list Rep. Rodel M. Batocabe suggested that the energy committee, chaired by Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco, […] The post House shelves bill on recoverable system loss appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2018