Henry Oaminal is a Filipino lawyer and politician. He is the currently serving as congressman of the second legislative district of Misamis Occidental Province. Running under the Nacionalista Party (NP) in the May 13, 2019 election, he resoundingly defeated Herminia Ramiro of the National Unity Party (NUP).
On December 29, 2020, President Rodrigo Duterte accused Congressman Oaminal of corruption although he added that there is no evidence yet. Congressman Oaminal denied the accusation.
Complete Name –> Henry S. Oaminal Sr.
Nickname –> “The Working Congressman”
Birth Date –> October 11, 1958
Birth Place –> Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental, Philippines
Children – Ozamis City Mayor Sancho Fernando F. Oaminal, Atty. Henry F. Oaminal, Jr.
Degree – Bachelor of Laws
Political Career / Work Experiences
2019-Present – Deputy Speaker of the House of Representative
2013-Present – Congressman
Bills / Laws / Resolutions
House Bill 1930 – AN ACT CONFERRING THE CADETS OF THE PHILIPPINE NATIONAL POLICE ACADEMY THE STATUS OF A GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AND GRANTING THEM WITH CIVIL SERVICE ELIGIBILITY AND BENEFITS AND PRIVILEGES
House Bill 3838 – AN ACT INCREASING THE AUTHORIZED CAMPAIGN EXPENSES OF CANDIDATES AND POLITICAL PARTIES, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 13 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 7166, ENTITLED, “AN ACT PROVIDING FOR SYNCHRONIZED NATIONAL AND LOCAL ELECTIONS AND FOR ELECTORAL REFORMS, APPROPRIATING THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES”
House Bill 4744 – AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF MAYOR HILARION A. RAMIRO SR. MEDICAL CENTER IN THE PROVINCE OF MISAMIS OCCIDENTAL FROM FIVE HUNDRED (500) TO ONE THOUSAND (1000) BEDS, UPGRADING ITS SERVICES AND FACILITIES AND PROFESSIONAL HEALTH CARE, AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE OF ITS MEDICAL PERSONNEL AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR
Advocacy Programs / Stand on Issues
* Voted NO to ABS-CBN franchise application
See also: Famous People from Misamis Occidental