Hon. Alfredo B. Benitez is the 43rd Mayor of Bacolod City. He was a third-term Congressman and headed the Committee on Housing of the House of Representatives and led convenor of the Visayan Bloc.

Political Affiliation:
Member, PDP-Laban Political Party
Convenor, Visayan Bloc of the House of Representatives

House Committee Memberships (17th Congress):
Chairperson, Committee on Housing and Urban Development
Vice Chairperson, Committee on Energy

Member of the following Committees:
Committee on Appropriation
Committee on Accounts
Committee on Transportation
Committee on Constitutional Amendments
Committee on Local Government
Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability
Committee on Visayas Development
Committee on Ways and Means

Bills enacted into law:
RA 10659: The Sugarcane Industry Development Act

Major Bills and Resolutions Filed in the 17th Congress:
Administrative Capital City Planning Act
In-City Housing Act
Resolution Calling on the Philippine Congress to Convene itself as a Constituent Assembly to propose Amendments to the Philippine Constitution

Born:December 20, 1966 in Palo Alto, California, USA
Spouse:Dominique Lopez Benitez
Children:Javier Miguel L. Benitez
Bettina Marie L. Benitez
Father:Dr. Jose Conrado Benitez
Former Deputy Ministry, Ministry of Human Settlements
Former President of the Philippines Women’s University
1997 TOYM Awardee for Public Administration
Mother:Betty Bantug Benitez
Former Executive Director, Cultural Center of the Philippines
Sibling:Jose Francisco B. Benitez, Ph. D.
3rd District, Negros Occidental
Primary and Secondary:La Salle, Greenhills
Tertiary:   The College of Williams & Mary, Williamsburg Virginia, USA
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
Professional Organizations
 Founder and former president, Betty Bantug Benitez Foundation, Inc.Founder, Kaayong Lawas Foundation HospitalMember, Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Member, The Tower Club, Inc.


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