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JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the production and dissemination of information to the public through all forms of mass communications and media such as print and broadcast media, movie and television, video, advertising, cable television and the internet, including the regulation thereof, and the rights and responsibilities of persons and entities engaged therein.


Hon. Herrera-Dy, Bernadette "BH"
Hon. Herrera-Dy, Bernadette "BH"

Party List - BH


MEMBERS : 35 Members


3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7179, Telefax no. 9315756
Committee Secretary: Mr. Romualdo Sta. Clara

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



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

Select Week

Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonPUBLIC INFORMATION01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8 RVM Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 3702 – Declaring August 30 of every year as Marcelo H. Del Pilar National Responsible Press Freedom Day (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

Substitute Bill to HB 685 – Providing for the venue of the criminal and civil action in libel cases against local or community media (Rep. Raul del Mar)

Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 737 & 6070 – Requiring all broadcast media to provide adequate public service time to educate the public on important government issues (Reps. Evelina Escudero and Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño)

HB 2624 – Providing a five-year tax holiday for the film industry, by amending RA 9167 or the law creating the Film Development Council of the Philippines (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)
HB 4503 – Amending RA 8370, otherwise known as the Children's Television Act of 1997 (Rep. Christopher V.P. de Venecia)

HB 2395 – Providing for mandatory additional insurance coverage and benefits for journalists, employees of media entities on field assignment, and freelance journalists (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)