Archive for July, 2013

Legarda Honors Indigenous Filipinos in SONA Outfit

July 22, 2013

Hoping that issues concerning culture and indigenous Filipinos will be included in the President’s State of the Nation Address (SONA), Senator Loren Legarda is determined to make a statement on preserving and promoting the Filipino heritage and literally walk her talk. The Senator, who has been passionately advocating for a more active promotion of the […]



Senate Bill No. 669 – Traditional Property Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act

July 9, 2013

AN ACT SAFEGUARDING THE TRADITIONAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES Scope National Legislative status Pending in the Committee (8/7/2013) Source: Senate.gov.ph Download: SBN-669 (as filed)



Senate Bill No. 534 – Ethnic Origin Act of 2013

July 8, 2013

AN ACT TO INCLUDE ETHNIC ORIGIN IN THE NATIONAL SURVEY CONDUCTED BY THE NATIONAL STATISTICS OFFICE Scope National Legislative status Pending in the Committee (8/6/2013) Source: Senate.gov.ph Download: SBN-534 (as filed)



Senate Bill No. 515 – Indigenous Cultural Communities

July 8, 2013

AN ACT TO ENSURE EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO MEMBERS OF INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND PREFERENCE IN CERTAIN CASES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES Scope National Legislative status Pending in the Committee (8/6/2013) Source: Senate.gov.ph Download: SBN-515 (as filed)