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JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to all forms and places of gaming and amusements.


Hon. Tambunting, Gus S.
Hon. Tambunting, Gus S.

District Representative
Parañaque City, 2nd District


MEMBERS : 65 Members


3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7161, Direct line 951-4331
Committee Secretary: Ms. Cora Barja-Rigor

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Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.

Select Week

Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonGAMES AND AMUSEMENTS09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 6886 – Prohibiting the establishment of casinos and electronic gaming facilities within a 30-kilometer radius from residential areas, educational institutions, and places of worship (Rep. Manuel Luis Lopez)
MONDAY • 28-MAY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonGAMES AND AMUSEMENTS10:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HB 2698 – Mandating the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) to admit presentation of secondary and other circumstantial evidence if the lotto ticket cannot be validated by the machine while maintaining its integrity and freedom from any fraudulent claim (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HBs 2910 & 2946 – Authorizing the utilization of PCSO funds from unclaimed lotto prizes for disposition and administration by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) for its social welfare programs (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 4324 – Requiring the PCSO to print the lotto tickets on a non-thermal paper or any kind of recyclable paper which ensures that the printings thereon cannot be easily erased or obscured by simple scratches and crumples, and can withstand reasonable heat, thereby reducing the possibility of ticket spoilage (Rep. Eric Olivarez)

HB 5026 – Declaring the PCSO lottery “Philippine lotto” and small town lottery the solely recognized legal numbers game (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)