House rep says media protection bill advancing in Senate - BusinessWorld Online

17/01/2022 1:30:00 AM

Rep. Rowena Niña O. Taduran, who authored the proposed Media Workers Welfare Act, said the HoR is currently discussing the bill with the Senate labor committee chaired by Senator Emmanuel Joel Villanueva for any adjustments in the bill. READ:

Rep. Rowena Niña O. Taduran, who authored the proposed Media Workers Welfare Act, said the HoR is currently discussing the bill with the Senate labor committee chaired by Senator Emmanuel Joel Villanueva for any adjustments in the bill. READ:

ONE of the principal authors of a proposed law that seeks to provide media workers more protection and benefits is optimistic that the bill will be passed by the Senate before Congress goes on recess from Feb. 5 to May 22 for the May elections.

Rep.Hannah Torregoza The Senate will resume sessions on Monday, January 17, and tackle more than 30 measures that are either pending for approval on third and final reading, for interpellation and for sponsorship.Hannah Torregoza Opposition Senator Leila de Lima has called on the Senate to conduct an inquiry into the recent decision of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to lift the ban on open-pit mining in the country.Hannah Torregoza Senator Imee Marcos on Sunday called on Congress to convene the joint congressional oversight committee (JCOC) at the soonest time possible to discuss mechanisms on how to prevent a failure of elections from happening in the upcoming May 2022 polls.

Rowena Niña O.Taduran, who authored the proposed Media Workers Welfare Act, said the House of Representatives is currently discussing the bill with the Senate labor committee chaired by Senator Emmanuel Joel Villanueva for any adjustments in the bill.2470, which seeks to impose a higher penalty for violators of the government’s mandatory quarantine protocols and the bill that seeks funding for the rehabilitation and relief efforts for Typhoon Odette victims.“As of this time, Sen.“It beehoves the government to exert all efforts to explore other avenues before resorting to possibly catastrophic means of generating wealth for our country at the cost of sustainability and the welfare of present and future Filipinos,” added the senator, who is seeking re-election in the upcoming May 2022 elections.Villanueva and his committee promised to bring the Senate version of the bill in the plenary for further deliberation and committed to pass it before the election campaign begins,” Ms.10 to Jan.Taduran told BusinessWorld in an email., is running for the presidency in next years elections.

“We are in constant communication with the Senate to ensure the passage of the bill,” said the representative of the Anti-Crime and Terrorism Community Involvement and Support (ACT-CIS) party-list.The Upper Chamber will allow for a limited number of senators and secretariat personnel to be physically present within the premises while the rest shall attend through online or videoconferencing.23, 2021, Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu signed Administrative Order No.“This law is way overdue.Our media workers have been overworked and underappreciated.2302 which seeks to protect individuals engaged in food, grocery and pharmacy delivery services, Senate Bill No.Especially during election period, which is a very dangerous time to be out in the field,” 1-PACMAN Rep.De Lima agreed with the environmental groups saying open-pit mining poses great risks to human life.Enrico A.1241 or the bill institutionalizing the establishment of ‘Timbangan ng Bayan’ Centers in public and private markets nationwide.The Comelec, however, denie dthe report and assures that its servers remain secure.

Pineda, who co-authored the bill, said on Viber.The bill aims to give media workers more benefits, including job security, provision of protective equipment and hazard pay when covering dangerous zones or events, and insurance coverage in case of death or disability.1834 or the proposed Digital Workforce Competitiveness bill; Senate Bill No.“It is evident from the numerous mining disasters that have occurred in the country that we have still yet to figure out how to consistently extract our mineral resources in a safe and efficient manner and reduce or altogether prevent such accidents from occurring,” she said.Under the bill, the Department of Labor and Employment will create a News Media Tripartite Council for settling conflicts and crafting mutually beneficial policies.— Jaspearl Emerald G.2467 or the bill enhancing the protection and benefits of media and entertainment workers.Tan.“It must also first be determined whether policies on replanting and restoring the ecosystem have been put in place before lifting the moratorium given that open-pit mining sites take decades to recover,” she explained.

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