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Sergio Osmena III

EFFECTIVE
Educationi

No college degree, but studied at
Harvard, Georgetown University,
and UP

Work Experienceii

Senator (1995-2007, 2010present)

Government Committees Chairediii
 Committee on Banks, Financial



Institutions and Currencies
Committee on Energy
Committee on Public Services
(Acting Chair)
Joint Congressional Power
Commission
Congressional Oversight
Committee on Biofuels

Laws Principally Authorediv


Principally authored 380 bills in
the 13th, 15th, and 16th Congresses,
of which 21 became law or were
consolidated/substituted for bills
that became law. These laws
include:
Fair Competition Act of 2014
Liberalizing the Entry and Scope
of Operations of Foreign Banks in
the Philippines
Go Negosyo Act of 2013—
promotes the reduction of poverty
by developing micro, small, and
medium enterprises
An Act Prohibiting the Imposition
of the Death Penalty

Major Awardsv
 Most Outstanding Freshman
Senator by Free Press
magazine (1995)
Publications

EMPOWERING
Capacity-Building
Programsvi
 Funded 935 school
buildings across the
country
Pro-Poor Programs
 Founded the
Entrepinoy
Foundation, to train
small business
enterprisesvii
 80% of his
infrastructure
projects were
constructed in the
rural areas.viii

ETHICAL
Actions to Improve Ethics
 Multiple exposes on
graft and corruption
including the
anomalous IMPSACBK, PIATCO, TiwiMakban, Marconi and
Casecnan contractsix

i Macaraig, Ayee. “Corona on Trial: Sen. Sergio ‘Serge’ R. Osmena III.” Rappler, January
29, 2012. http://www.rappler.com/nation/special-coverage/corona-trial/87-cast-ofcharacters/1194-sen-sergio-serge-r-osmeña-iii
ii “List of Previous Senators.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th Congress. Accessed January
26, 2016. http://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/senlist.asp
iii “List of Committees.” Senate of the Philippines 16th Congress. Accessed January 25, 2016.
https://www.senate.gov.ph/committee/list.asp
iv "Bills - Senate of the Philippines." Senate of the Philippines 16th Congress. Accessed
January 25, 2016. http://www.senate.gov.ph/lis/leg_sys.aspx?congress=16. No information
available for bills authored before 2004.

v “Senator Sergio R. Osmena III Biography.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th Congress.
Accessed January 26, 2016. https://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/sen_bio/sosmena_bio.asp
vi “Senator Sergio R. Osemna III.” Congressional Oversight Committee on Agriculture and
Fisheries Modernization. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://www.cocafm.gov.ph/committee/members-profiles/senate-panel/senator-sergio-rosmena-iii/
vii “Senator Sergio R. Osmena III Biography.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th Congress.
Accessed January 26, 2016. https://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/sen_bio/sosmena_bio.asp
viii “Senator Sergio R. Osemna III.” Congressional Oversight Committee on Agriculture
and Fisheries Modernization. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://www.cocafm.gov.ph/committee/members-profiles/senate-panel/senator-sergio-rosmena-iii/
ix “Senator Sergio R. Osmena III Biography.” Senate of the Philippines 16 th Congress.
Accessed January 26, 2016. https://www.senate.gov.ph/senators/sen_bio/sosmena_bio.asp