Category Archives: Press Release

AKO BICOL tackles creation of Commission on Immigration

AKO Bicol Rep. Rodel Batocabe, a member of the House Committee on Justice, actively participated in the Justice Committee meeting to tackle salient proposed legislations, particularly in the creation of the Commission on Immigration to introduce structural and institutional reforms … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL meets with Australian Political Exchange Council

The delegates of Australian Political Exchange Council (APEC) from Australia met with House Speaker Pantaleon D. Alvarez on Wednesday, May 17, accompanied by Deputy Minority Leader Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. and Assistant Majority Leader Bernadette Herrera-Dy. Also present during the … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL joins House Committee in Duterte impeachment hearing

Deputy Minority Leader and Ako Bicol Party List Rep. Alfredo A. Garbin Jr. joined the House Justice Committee during the hearing on the impeachment complaint based on claims of killings, corruption, and other illegal acts supposedly committed by President Rodrigo … Continue reading

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AKO BICOl on Metro Manila Development

Deputy Minority Leader and Ako Bicol Rep. Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. was present at the regular meeting of the Committee on Metro Manila Developement join the discussion about the proposed legislative measures to grant the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL encourages schools to prepare for the “Big One” and other disasters

A House leader in the Congress is seeking to assimilate an area-specific approach on Disaster Risk Reduction, Management and Education program for students in schools, colleges, and universities. AKO BICOL Partylist Representative Rodel Batocabe filed House Bill 805 or the … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL: No Place for Used Cooking Oil in Human Consumption

Congressman Rodel Batocabe of AKO BICOL Partylist confronted the threatening practice of recycling used cooking oil for human consumption. AKO Bicol Partylist filed House Bill 814 or “the Act Prohibiting the Selling and Retailing of Used Cooking Oil for Human … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL discusses proposed National ID System

Being the principal author of House Bill 523, Deputy Minority Leader and AKO BICOL Party List Rep. Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. was present at the regular meeting of the Committee on Population and Family Relations to defend his proposed measure … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL tackles on Housing and Urban Development terms

Deputy Minority Leader and AKO BICOL Congressman Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. was present during the meeting of the Committee on Housing on Urban Development with the agenda of establishing a glossary of significant housing terminologies and to provide the concerned … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL tackles on Philippine Mining

Deputy Minority Leader and AKO BICOL Party List Representative Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. joins the discussion on the proposed legislative measures referred to the Committee on Natural Resources with the agenda of re-orienting the Philippine mining industry towards national industrialization … Continue reading

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AKO BICOL tackles on Bases Conversion

Deputy Minority Leader and AKO BICOL Party List Congressman Alfredo A. Garbin, Jr. was present during the meeting of the Committee on Bases Conversion to discuss House Bill 469, providing for the inclusion of the Fernando Air Base (FAB) in … Continue reading

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