House Approves Treñas Bill Increasing Manpower of West Visayas State University Medical Center

Quezon City – The House of Representatives last Tuesday approved House Bill House Bill 4989, which shall increase the number of plantilla positions for the West Visayas State University assigned to staff the West Visayas State University Medical Center in order to meet the standard staffing requirement for a 300-bed hospital. The bill, authored by Congressman Jerry Treñas of Iloilo City, was approved on third and final reading by the House and will be transmitted to the Senate.

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Approval of Treñas Bill increasing manpower of West Visayas State University Medical Center Recommended by House Committee on Appropriations

Quezon City – The House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations, chaired by incoming Department of Transportation and Communications Secretary Joseph Emilio A. Abaya, has submitted a Committee Report recommending approval of a Bill seeking to increase the manpower of the West Visayas State University Medical Center. Iloilo City Representative Jerry P. Treñas filed House Bill 4989, which shall increase the number of plantilla positions for the West Visayas State University assigned to staff the West Visayas State University Medical Center in order to meet the standard staffing requirement for a 300-bed hospital.

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WVCST nears State U status

The Western Visayas College of Science and Technology (WVCST), one of the oldest educational institutions in the country having been established in 1905, inches closer to being a state university, after House Bill No. 4432, which proposes to convert WVCST into a state university, was approved by the Senate Committee on Education yesterday.

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Treñas Represents the Philippines in Microsoft Executive Briefing

Iloilo City Representative Jerry Treñas was chosen to represent the Philippines as part of the country’s congressional delegation to the Microsoft Executive Briefing on June 18-20 at the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, Washington. Treñas is a member of the Committee on Information Communications Technology (ICT) of the House of Representatives. Taguig City 2nd District Representative Sigfrido Tinga, Chairman of the Committee on ICT, is also part of the Philippine delegation.

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Treñas Bill Seeking to Augment Manpower of West Visayas State University Medical Center Approved by House Committee on Appropriations

Quezon City – A bill seeking to increase the plantilla positions assigned to the West Visayas State University Medical Center was approved on Wednesday (June 6), subject to style and amendments, by the Committee on Appropriations. Iloilo City Representative Jerry Treñas filed House Bill No. 4989, which shall increase the number of plantilla positions for the West Visayas State University Medical Center in order to meet the standard number of staffing positions for a 300-bed hospital.

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Iloilo City Solon Chosen to Represent the Philippines in International Conference of Liberals and Democrats

Congressman Jerry Treñas was chosen to represent the Philippines in the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats (ALDE) – Council of Asian Liberals and Democrats (CALD) summit on trade which was held on June 4-8, 2012 in Brussels, Belgium. The ALDE-CALD meeting examined the trade relations between Europe and Asia. It also allowed the participants, members of parliament and other government officials from Europe and Asia, to strengthen the ties among liberals and democrats from various Asian and European countries.

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