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HOUSE COMMITTEES


VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the welfare of war veterans, veterans of military campaigns, military retirees, and their surviving spouses and other beneficiaries.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Bataoil, Leopoldo N.
Hon. Bataoil, Leopoldo N.

District Representative
Pangasinan, 2nd District

 

MEMBERS : 30 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7131, Telefax no. 9318809
Committee Secretary: Ms. Eva S. Luna

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 • 11-OCTOBER-2017
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonVETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 1128 & 1262 – Mandating the use of proceeds from the development, lease or use of certain government properties for payment of pensions and other benefits of the veterans (Reps. Gary Alejano and Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 6176 – Amending RA 7696, which amended RA 6948, to foster the socioeconomic security and general well-being of the country's veterans in recognition of their patriotic services, to promote the attainment of national unity, independence, and socioeconomic advancement (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HR 1020 – Inquiry into the performance of the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) as the primary medical facility for the hospitalization and medical care of eligible veterans and dependents with the end view of charting immediate policy measures and/or report substantial recommendations that will secure and promote the health care of military veterans and retirees in the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) (Rep. Romeo Acop)