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HOUSE COMMITTEES


HEALTH

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to public health and hygiene, and quarantine, medical, hospital and other health facilities and services.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Tan, Angelina
Hon. Tan, Angelina

District Representative
Quezon, 4th District

 

MEMBERS : 65 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7152, 9315642, Telefax no. 9326040
Committee Secretary: Ms. Ma. Lourdes M. Sanchez

SOURCE: Committee on Rules (Committee Membership) : BIS (Bills Referred) : Committee Affairs Department (Schedule of Meetings) : Engineering Division (Committees' Location/Telephone) : ICTS (Website Maintenance)


 

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

WEDNESDAY • 28-FEBRUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonHEALTH09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 268, 716, 897, 1578, 1851, 1964, 2579, 2798, 3089, 3365, 3441, 3497, 3500, 4707, 5378, 5387, 5763, 6153, 6210, 6280 & 6299, HR 786 and Privilege Speech No. 195 – Cancer-related bills (Reps. Geraldine Roman, Alfredo Vargas III, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Estrellita Suansing, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Sol Aragones, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Evelina Escudero, Gary Alejano, Lianda Bolilia, Wes Gatchalian, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Chiqui Roa-Puno, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, and Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HBs 254, 255, 291, 608, 882, 1335, 1414 & 2326 – Strengthening the human organ and tissue donation and transplantation program, providing penalties for violation thereof (Reps. Harry Roque Jr., Harlin Neil Abayon III, Sandra Young Eriguel M.D., Benhur Lopez Jr., Scott Davies Lanete M.D., Ron Salo, and Rene Relampagos)

HB 2012 – Converting the Ramon Magsaysay Provincial Hospital in the Municipality of Iba, Province of Zambales into the Ramon Magsaysay Regional Medical Center, upgrading and modernizing its facilities, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

HBs 2032, 4520 & 7142 – Increasing the bed capacity of certain hospitals in the Provinces of Ilocos Norte, Surigao del Norte, and Lanao del Sur, upgrading their services and facilities and professional health care, authorizing the increase of their medical personnel, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Imelda Marcos, Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers, and Mauyag Papandayan Jr.)

HB 3339 – Providing for the establishment of the Farmers' Medical Center (FMC) to be located in the Municipality of Zaragoza, Province of Nueva Ecija, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HB 6606 – Converting the Siargao District Hospital in the Province of Surigao del Norte into a level three general hospital to be known as the Siargao Islands Medical Center (Rep. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)
MONDAY • 26-FEBRUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonGOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY jt. w/ HEALTH09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HRs 444 & 480 and Privilege Speech 125 – Inquiry into the legality of the procurement process and use of public funds relative to the school-based dengue immunization program of the Department of Health (DOH) as well as the efficacy and safety of the vaccine procured (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Estrellita Suansing, and Doy Leachon)

HR 1519 – Investigation into the purchase of P3.5 billion worth of Dengvaxia anti-dengue vaccines by the DOH under the former administration which have been found to pose health risks to more than 700,000 schoolchildren inoculated, and to hold accountable those responsible for the said purchase (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)