Legislative district of Bacolod

The Legislative District of Bacolod is the representation of the highly urbanized city of Bacolod in the various national legislatures of the Philippines. The city is currently represented in the lower house of the Congress of the Philippines through its lone congressional district.

It was represented as part of the second district of Negros Occidental from 1907 to 1972 (except from 1943 to 1944) and 1984 to 1986, and of Region VI from 1978 to 1984.

Lone DistrictEdit

  • Population (2015): 561,875[1]
Period Representative
8th Congress
1987–1992
Romeo G. Guanzon
9th Congress
1992–1995
10th Congress
1995–1998
11th Congress
1998–2001
Juan N. Orola, Jr.
12th Congress
2001–2004
Monico O. Puentevella
13th Congress
2004–2007
14th Congress
2007–2010
15th Congress
2010–2013
Anthony Rolando T. Golez, Jr.
16th Congress
2013–2016
Evelio Leonardia
17th Congress
2016–2019
Greg G. Gasataya
18th Congress
2019–2022

At-Large (defunct)Edit

Period Representative
National Assembly
1943–1944
Alfredo C. Yulo
Francisco Zulueta

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