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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

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SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

WEDNESDAY • 30-MAY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonOVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS - CANCELLED01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 1700 – Granting the overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) the right to equal protection on money claims, amending for the purpose Section 10 of RA 8042 or the Migrant Workers and Overseas Filipinos Act of 1995, as amended by RA 10022 (Rep. Tom Villarin)

HB 4073 – Expanding the use of the Legal Assistance Fund, amending for the purpose Section 26 of RA 8042, as amended (Rep. Rogelio Pacquiao)

HB 5499 – Further amending RA 8042, as amended by RA 10022, to strengthen the standard of protection of the welfare of migrant workers by criminalizing the practice of decking (Rep. Aniceto ‘John’ Bertiz III)

HB 5543 – Amending RA 10022 or the law amending RA 8042, to foster the imposition of all existing policies and guidelines, to promote a higher standard of protection and welfare, and to increase its penalties and sanctions (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)