12-September-2018, Wednesday

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

09:00 AM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. Continuing update on flagship infrastructure projects in Metro Manila, particularly the subway network

Discussion on a complaint filed before the Committee with regard to issues in the insurance of motor vehicles in light of some road accidents in Metro Manila
09:30 AM

Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Pre-Plenary Conference re: HB 8169 (FY 2019 General Appropriations Bill)

• Housing and Urban Development Corrdinating Council (HUDCC)
• Housing ang Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB)
• National Housing Authority (NHA)
• National Home Mortgage Finance Corporation (NHMFC)
• Social Housing Finance Corporation (SHFC)
• Home Guaranty Corporation (HGC)
• Home Development Mutual Fund (HDMF)
09:30 AM

Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Briefing by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on the Islamic banking in general, issues and challenges faced in the crafting of regulations pertinent thereto, and regulatory approaches in other jurisdictions that have accommodated Islamic finance
09:30 AM

Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Discussion with concerned government agencies on fiscal matters pertaining to federalizing the Philippines
09:30 AM

Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg. Consultative Dialogue with the Department of Health (DOH) and the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) on the fiscal performance of PhilHealth and other related matters
09:30 AM

Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HB 8091 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Radio Audience Developers Integrated Organizations, Inc. under RA 8083 (Rep. Anna Katrina Enverga)

HB 8092 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Beacon Communications Systems, Inc. under RA 8063 (Rep. Anna Katrina Enverga)

HB 8093 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Philippine Radio Corporation under RA 8032 (Rep. Ma. Lourdes Aggabao)

HB 8094 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Radyo Pilipino Corporation under RA 8145 (Rep. Anna Katrina Enverga)

HB 8119 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Mareco Broadcasting Network, Inc. under RA 8108 (Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr.)

HB 8132 – Granting More Minerals Corporation a franchise to establish, operate, and maintain, for commercial purposes and in the public interest, a distribution system for the conveyance of electric power to end users in the City of Iloilo, in the Province of Iloilo (Rep. Gus Tambunting)
09:30 AM

Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg. HB 5669 – Establishing a transitional justice and reconciliation program for the Bangsamoro, creating for the purpose the National Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission for the Bangsamoro, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Christopher Belmonte)

HR 1803 – Urging President Rodrigo R. Duterte to resume and continue the peace negotiations between the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP), and complete the comprehensive agreements on social, economic and political reforms to lay the basis for a just and lasting peace (Rep. Ruby Sahali)
09:30 AM

Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Substitute Bill to HBs 168, 174, 263, 582, 1203, 2101, 2276, 2300, 2344, 2983, 2999, 3954, 4212, 4992, 5165, 5864 & 6302 – Promoting sustainable and alternative modes of transportation and other mobility options to improve air quality, increase efficiency, reduce road congestion and contribute to a healthier Filipino society (Reps. Tricia Nicole Velasco-Catera, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano, Reps. Cesar Sarmiento, Emi Calixto-Rubiano, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Eric Olivarez, Michelle Antonio, Alfredo Vargas III, and Carlos Isagani Zarate, former Rep. Harry Roque Jr., and Rep. Manuel Luis Lopez)

HB 5244 – Making Philippine roads safer, amending for this purpose RA 10913, otherwise known as the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 7312 – Declaring the 3rd Sunday of November of every year as the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (Rep. Tricia Nicole Velasco-Catera)

HBs 7439 & 7463 – Designating the 3rd Sunday of November as the National Day of Remembrance for Road Crash Victims, Survivors and Families (Reps. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes & John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 7915 – Promoting national road safety awareness through road safety education, road safety events and activities, and multi-stakeholder consultation and collaboration (Rep. Cesar Sarmiento)

Update by concerned government agencies on the implementation of the following road safety laws: RA 10054 (Motorcycle Helmet Act of 2009); RA 10586 (Anti-Drunk and Drugged Driving Act of 2013); RA 10916 (Road Speed Limiter Act of 2016); and RA 10930 (Rationalizing and strengthening the policy regarding driver’s license by extending the validity period of drivers’ licenses, and penalizing acts in violation of its issuance and application)

Update by the Land Transportation Office (LTO) on the procurement of mobile motor vehicle inspection system (MVIS)

Update by the Philippine National Railways (PNR) on the PNR North Project vis-à-vis NLEx-SLEx connector road
09:30 AM

R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. Substitute Bill to HBs 5483 & 6005 – Strengthening technical-vocational education and training (TVET) by incorporating apprenticeship and dual training, recognizing the importance of continuous training of the unemployed, and expanding the provision of enterprise-based education and training (Reps. Bernadette Herrera-Dy and Salvador Belaro Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HB 7081 – Converting the Carlos Hilado Memorial State College in the City of Talisay, Negros Occidental, and all its satellite campuses located in the Cities of Talisay and Bacolod and in the Municipality of Binalbagan, all in the Province of Negros Occidental, into a state university to be known as the Carlos Hilado Memorial State University, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Greg Gasataya)

Substitute Bill to HB 6606 – Converting the Siargao District Hospital in the Province of Surigao del Norte into a level 3 general hospital to be known as the Siargao Islands Medical Center, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)

Substitute Bill to HB 2116 – Declaring the Tinuy-an Falls and its watershed areas located in the City of Bislig, Province of Surigao del Sur, a protected area under the category of protected landscape and providing for its management (Rep. Johnny Ty Pimentel)

Substitute Bill to HBs 2442, 4813 & 5836 – Establishing child development, physical medicine and rehabilitation centers for children and youth with disabilities (CYWD) nationwide (Reps. Teodoro Montoro, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, and Cristina ‘Chiqui’ Roa-Puno)
01:00 PM

Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Pre-Plenary Conference re: HB 8169 (FY 2019 General Appropriations Bill)

• Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA)
• Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (PRRC)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION (Technical Working Group on GSIS Charter Amendments)
01:00 PM

Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 59, 136, 361, 471, 1017, 1097, 1608, 1671, 1780, 1880, 2569, 3127, 3453, 4205, 4641, 4733, 4746 & 5426 – Proposing amendments to RA 8291 or the Government Service Insurance System (GSIS) Act of 1997, such as: lowering the retirement age, increasing the pension and benefits of GSIS members, and strengthening the GSIS (Reps. Antonio Tinio, Rodel Batocabe, Maria Carmen Zamora, Leopoldo Bataoil, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Mercedes ‘Didi’ Cagas, Strike Revilla, Nancy Catamco, Jerry Treñas, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Tom Villarin, Marisol Panotes, Joey Sarte Salceda, Evelina Escudero, and Gary Alejano)
01:00 PM

Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Substitute Bill to HB 2050 (under Committee Report No. 297) – Rationalizing the management of the natural resources in the Camotes Islands, Province of Cebu, amending for the purpose Proclamation 2152 dated December 29, 1981, which declared the entire Province of Palawan and certain parcels of the public domain and/or parts of the country as mangrove swamp forest reserves (Rep. Ramon ‘Red’ Durano VI)

HB 7912 – Regulating the catching, sale, purchase, possession, transportation, importation, and exportation of all sharks, rays, chimaeras, or any part thereof in the country (Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HB 7945 – Protecting marine mammals and ensuring their survival for the benefit of future generations (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg. Dialogue/Briefing by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) on its budget and plans and programs for North Luzon
01:00 PM

R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. HR 1892 – Investigation into the alleged falsification of bidding documents by Unimaster Conglomeration Inc. and Powertrac Inc. (Rep. Henry Ong)
01:00 PM

Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HB 1423 – Providing incentives for and encouraging conservation and maintenance of forest cover and tree planting in ancestral lands (Rep. Ronald Cosalan)

HB 3520 – Mandating each city or municipality to set aside a portion of its territorial jurisdiction for forest parks and providing for the maintenance thereof (Rep. Arlene Arcillas)

HB 7090 – Institutionalizing private land forestry to enhance reforestation and environmental protection and providing incentives thereof (Rep. Gary Alejano)
01:30 PM

Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg. HRs 1464 & 2067 – Inquiry into the implementation of 1) Proclamation No. 96 series of 2001, declaring Parola Estate under the administration of the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) situated in Tondo, City of Manila, open for disposition to the actual occupants; 2) Proclamation No. 518 series of 1990, excluding from the operation of Proclamation No. 423 dated July 12, 1957, which established the military reservation known as “Fort William Mckinley” (now Fort Andres Bonifacio), Barangays Cembo, South Cembo, West Rembo, East Rembo, Comembo, Pembo and Pitogo, situated in Makati and declaring the same open for disposition; and 3) Proclamation 825 series of 1996, amending Proclamation No. 843, series of 1971, known as reserving the Tala Estate for various government uses as well as for housing and urban development to reclassify the use of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) lot at the Tala Estate to include socialized housing (Rep. Alfredo Benitez)
01:30 PM

Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Substitute Bill to HB 7198 – Strengthening nation-building through the institutionalization of a strategic volunteerism based multi-sectoral collaboration and participation framework in all local government units and congressional districts in the country (Rep. Orestes Salon)
02:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. Pre-Plenary Conference re: HB 8169 (FY 2019 General Appropriations Bill)

• Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)