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HOUSE COMMITTEES


AGRICULTURE AND FOOD

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to food and agricultural production, agribusiness, agri-economics, agricultural research and technology, agricultural education including extension services, soil conservation, soil survey and research, irrigation, farm credit and security, animal industry and quarantine, and crop and livestock production, insurance, and guarantee programs.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Panganiban, Jose Jr. T. CPA,LLB
Hon. Panganiban, Jose Jr. T. CPA,LLB

Party List - ANAC-IP

 

MEMBERS : 65 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 9315001 local 7139, 951-4400
Committee Secretary: Ms. Consolacion P. Galang

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SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

TUESDAY • 06-MARCH-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonAGRICULTURE AND FOOD01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HBs 3908, 4173, 6555 & 6954 – Promoting the production, processing, marketing and distribution of Moringa oleifera or malunggay, mandating the creation of a framework for development plan, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica, Rep. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin, and Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo)

HBs 1043 & 6042 – Strengthening sustainable agriculture and enhancing support for small organic farmers, amending for the purpose certain sections of RA 10068 or the Organic Agriculture Act of 2010 (Reps. Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 4013 – Providing for incentives to the manufacturing of organic fertilizers (Rep. Eric Olivarez)

HBs 5412 & 6460 – Strengthening the implementation of the National Organic Agriculture Program by enhancing regulatory capacity, establishing coordinating offices, augmenting human resource complement, and repealing RA 10068, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Panganiban Jr. and Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin)

HB 6566 – Recognizing the participatory guarantee system (PGS) as a form for certification for labelling organic products, amending for the purpose RA 10068 (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)