Sarah Jane Elago Biography

Sarah Jane Elago is a Filipino politician. Since 2016, she is the representative of the Kabataan Party List being its first nominee. She was the youngest lawmaker of the 17th Congress of the Philippines.

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Sarah Jane Elago
Nickname –> Sarah
Birth Date –> October 18, 1989 (age 30)
Birth Place –> Philippines
Net worth –> 85,400 php (as of December, 2018)

Education
College – University of the Philippines Diliman

Political Career / Work Experiences
2019-Present – Member in 12 House Committees including Human Rights, Youth and Sports Development, and Ways and Means
2016 – Congresswoman (Nominee of Kabataan Party List)

Bills / Laws
House Bill 219 – AN ACT INCREASING THE MINIMUM SALARIES OF PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND OTHER GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AND AUGMENTING THE PERSONNEL ECONOMIC RELIEF ALLOWANCE

House Bill 220 – AN ACT INSTITUTIONALIZING SUPPORT MECHANISMS FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND SCHOOL PERSONNEL IN MATTERS OF STUDENT DISCIPLINE AND MECHANISMS FOR CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT AND PROVIDING FOR THEIR PROTECTION IN CASES RELATED THERETO

House Bill 221 – AN ACT LOWERING THE OPTIONAL RETIREMENT AGE OF GOVERNMENT WORKERS FROM SIXTY (60) YEARS TO FIFTY-SIX (56) YEARS, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 13-A OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8291, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS ‘THE GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM ACT OF 1997’

House Bill 222 – AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A TEACHING SUPPLIES ALLOWANCE FOR PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHERS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

House Bill 224 – AN ACT PROVIDING FOR FREE HEALTH SERVICES TO ALL FILIPINOS IN ALL GOVERNMENT HOSPITALS, TREATMENT REHABILITATION CENTERS AND SANITARIA, RURAL HEALTH UNITS, AND BARANGAY HEALTH CENTERS

Advocacy
Youth Empowerment
* Voted No to House Bill 6616 that aims to give additional powers to President Rodrigo Duterte in dealing with coronavirus pandemic.

RELATED: List of Current Congressmen and CongressWomen of the Philippines 2019 – 2022

See also: Top Government Officials under President Duterte

See also: Profiles of Philippine Provinces and Tourist Spots

Advertisements

Any comment?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.