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HOUSE COMMITTEES


WELFARE OF CHILDREN

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to the needs, education and overall welfare of Filipino children, and all actions to ensure the availability of and their continuing access to affordable and appropriate programs and resources that facilitate and contribute to the attainment of their welfare.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Yu, Divina Grace C.
Hon. Yu, Divina Grace C.

District Representative
Zamboanga del Sur, 1st District

 

MEMBERS : 20 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

Telephone no. 932-9112
Committee Secretary: Ms. Mari Fe Janet Domingo-Sumalpong

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
 

TUESDAY • 22-MAY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonWELFARE OF CHILDREN09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 5662 – Deterring the exploitation of minors by imposing stiffer penalties, amending further for the purpose RA 7610, otherwise known as the Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation, and Discrimination Act (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HB 6295 – Amending RA 9231 or the law providing for the elimination of the worst forms of child labor and affording stronger protection for the working child, amending for this purpose RA 7610, as amended, to foster all efforts for the welfare of children and enhance their opportunities for a useful and happy life, to promote the best interests of children that are paramount consideration in all actions concerning them whether undertaken by public or private social welfare institutions, courts of law, administrative authorities, or legislative bodies (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

Presentation of Certificate of Appreciation by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to Chairperson Divina Grace C. Yu
MONDAY • 21-MAY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonWELFARE OF CHILDREN - CANCELLED01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 5662 – Deterring the exploitation of minors by imposing stiffer penalties, amending further for the purpose RA 7610, otherwise known as the Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation, and Discrimination Act (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HB 6295 – Amending RA 9231 or the law providing for the elimination of the worst forms of child labor and affording stronger protection for the working child, amending for this purpose RA 7610, as amended, to foster all efforts for the welfare of children and enhance their opportunities for a useful and happy life, to promote the best interests of children that are paramount consideration in all actions concerning them whether undertaken by public or private social welfare institutions, courts of law, administrative authorities, or legislative bodies (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

Presentation of Certificate of Appreciation by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to Chairperson Divina Grace C. Yu