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HOUSE COMMITTEES


OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to policies and programs on the promotion and protection of the rights and welfare of overseas Filipino workers and their families.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Manalo, Jesulito "Jess" A.
Hon. Manalo, Jesulito "Jess" A.

Party List - ANGKLA

 

MEMBERS : 35 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F Annex Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone No. 932-3608
Committee Secretary: Atty. Christopher S. Lomibao

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


 

CO-SPONSOR 13

HB00192
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-26

HB00227
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (DOFW), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: SINGSON, ERIC D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-26

HB00288
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS WORKERS, RATIONALIZING THE ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RELATED TO OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L., Ph.D.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-26

HB00543
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS WORKERS, RATIONALIZING THE ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES RELATED TO OVERSEAS EMPLOYMENT AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: ARENAS, ROSE MARIE "BABY" J.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-27

HB00822
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (DOFW), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: YAP, ARTHUR C.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-07-27

HB01936
 [Text As Filed] 
 

CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: VILLAR, MARK A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-03

HB02334
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS (DOFW), DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: COJUANGCO, CARLOS O.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-09

HB03255
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2016-08-31

HB04819
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT MANDATING THE INSTITUTIONALIZATION OF A ONE STOP GOVERNMENT SHOP FOR ALL FILIPINO WORKERS

Principal Author: GATCHALIAN, WES

Status: Pending with the Committee on LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT since 2017-01-31

HB04899
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author: CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2017-02-07

HB05685
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT INSTITUTING THE MAGNA CARTA OF FILIPINO SEAFARERS

Principal Author: AGLIPAY-VILLAR, EMMELINE; MANALO, JESULITO A.; ANGARA-CASTILLO, BELLAFLOR J.; NOGRALES, KARLO ALEXEI B.; NOGRALES, JERICHO JONAS B.; VILLARIN, TOM S.; MENDOZA, RAYMUND DEMOCRITO C.; VELARDE, MARIANO MICHAEL JR. M.; VELASCO-CATERA, TRICIA NICOLE Q.; CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"; DEL MAR, RAUL V.; REVILLA, STRIKE B.; SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.; VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.; BAGATSING, CRISTAL L.; GARIN, SHARON S.; TAN, ANGELINA "HELEN" D.L. M.D.; ORTEGA, PABLO; ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.; BATOCABE, RODEL M.; BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.; CORTUNA, JULIETA R.; ARENAS, ROSE MARIE "BABY" J.; MONTORO, TEODORO "TED" G.; GARCIA, GWENDOLYN F.; BRAVO, ANTHONY M., Ph.D.; ABAYON, HARLIN NEIL III J.; SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR B.;

Status: Approved by the House on 2017-07-26, transmitted to the Senate on 2017-07-31 and received by the Senate on 2017-07-31

HB06649
 [Committee Report] [Text As Engrossed]
 

AN ACT STRENGTHENING FURTHER THE PRE-DEPARTURE ORIENTATION PROGRAM FOR OVERSEAS FILIPINO WORKERS TO INCLUDE FINANCIAL AND ENTREPRENEURIAL EDUCATION, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT NO. 8042, AS AMENDED, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE MIGRANT WORKERS AND OVERSEAS FILIPINOS ACT OF 1995

Principal Author: LANETE, SCOTT DAVIES S. M.D.; GATCHALIAN, WES; MANALO, JESULITO A.; VELARDE, MARIANO MICHAEL JR. M.; CANAMA, SABINIANO S.; VILLARIN, TOM S.; MENDOZA, RAYMUND DEMOCRITO C.; BERTIZ, ANICETO "JOHN" III D.; GONZALES, AURELIO "DONG" JR. D.; ARENAS, ROSE MARIE "BABY" J.; DELOSO-MONTALLA, CHERYL P.; TAN, ANGELINA "HELEN" D.L. M.D.; SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.; DEL MAR, RAUL V.; BATOCABE, RODEL M.; SY-ALVARADO, JOSE ANTONIO "KUYA JONATHAN" R.; LAZATIN, CARMELO "JON" B. II; CASTELO, WINSTON "WINNIE"; VIOLAGO, MICAELA S.; SALO, RON P.; VELASCO-CATERA, TRICIA NICOLE Q.; GARIN, SHARON S.; RELAMPAGOS, RENE L.;

Status: Approved on Third Reading on 2018-02-05

HB07244
 [Text As Filed] 
 

AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A NATIONAL REVERSE MIGRATION POLICY, CREATING THE NATIONAL REVERSE MIGRATION COMMISSION, AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFORE

Principal Author: MANALO, JESULITO A.

Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2018-02-28