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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.

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
 

MONDAY • 03-SEPTEMBER-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
Agenda/Resource PersonWELFARE OF CHILDREN01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 516 & 6955 – Promoting positive and non-violent discipline and protecting children from physical, humiliating or degrading acts as a form of punishment and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Bernadette Herrera-Dy and Lorna Silverio)

Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 5662 & 6295 – Imposing stiffer penalties for violations of child abuse, amending for this purpose RA 7610, as amended, otherwise known as the Special Protection of Children Against Child Abuse, Exploitation, and Discrimination Act (Reps. Geraldine Roman and Michael Romero Ph.D.)