COMMITTEE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
27-August-2019 to 28-August-2019

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

DATE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA/RESOURCE PERSONS
27-August-2019
(TUESDAY)
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 AM

Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• Department of Energy (DOE)
 Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
09:30 AM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on its mandate, plans and programs
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
09:30 AM

Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Organizational meeting
WAYS AND MEANS
09:30 AM

R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. HBs 304, 1907, 2086, 2399, 2553, 2958 & 3359 – Amending/repealing certain sections under RA 8424, otherwise known as the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997 (NIRC) (by redesigning the financial sector taxation into a simpler, fairer, more efficient, and a revenue neutral tax system) (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Junie Cua, Estrellita Suansing, Sharon Garin, Michael Romero Ph.D., and Ann Hofer)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD
01:00 PM

Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) on its programs and projects, and major thrusts of its FY 2020 proposed budget
APPROPRIATIONS
01:00 PM

Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• Office of the Vice President (OVP)
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Presentation on the Committee’s accomplishments during the 17th Congress and proposed legislative agenda for the 18th Congress
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS jt. w/ TRADE AND INDUSTRY
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. HBs 300, 399 & 1221 – Amending Sections 4 and 8 of RA 7042, as amended, otherwise known as the Foreign Investment Act of 1991 [by deleting the provisions relating to the “practice of professions” from the Foreign Investment Negative List (FINL) and by lowering the threshold of employment requirement to 15 direct local hires for small and medium-sized enterprises with minimum paid-up capital of US$100,000] (Rep. Victor Yap, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., and Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on its plans and programs and FY 2020 proposed budget

HBs 349-358, 456, 457, 674 & 3145 – Creating barangays in the City of Taguig, Metro Manila, and in the Provinces of Palawan and Albay, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Maria Laarni Cayetano, Cyrille 'Beng' Abueg-Zaldivar, and Fernando Cabredo)

HB 588 – Separating the sitios of Ileb, New Colayo Village, Kinama, and Nambaran Daya from Barangay Nambaran, City of Tabuk, Province of Kalinga and constituting them into a separate and independent barangay to be known as Barangay Nambaran East (Rep. Allen Jesse Mangaoang)

HB 1808 – Separating the sitio of Ladol from Barangay Poblacion in the Municipality of Alabel, Province of Sarangani and constituting it into a distinct and independent barangay to be known as Barangay Ladol (Rep. Rogelio ‘Ruel’ Pacquiao)

HB 2949 – Dividing Barangay Adams in the Province of Ilocos Norte into two distinct and independent barangays to be known as Barangay Adan and Barangay Bucarot (Rep. Ria Christina Fariñas)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Department of Trade and Industry on its plans and programs and its legislative proposals for the 18th Congress
APPROPRIATIONS
02:30 PM

Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)
28-August-2019
(WEDNESDAY)
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 AM

Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• Department of Health (DOH)
METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT
09:30 AM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. Discussion with concerned government agencies on the continuing water crisis in Metro Manila
TRANSPORTATION
09:30 AM

Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Approval of House Bills and Resolutions passed on Third Reading by the House during the 17th Congress
APPROPRIATIONS
01:00 PM

Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• Department of Justice (DOJ)
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. HBs 78, 301, 346 & 1781 – Providing for the definition of public utility, further amending for the purpose Commonwealth Act 146, otherwise known as the Public Service Act, as amended (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Victor Yap, Xavier Jesus Romualdo, and Ron Salo)

HBs 403 & 540 – Amending Commonwealth Act 146, as amended (by clarifying the terms “public utility” and “public service;” formalizing the transfer of functions of the Public Service Commission to various administrative agencies; creating a mechanism to fix rates, among others) (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr. and Rep. Argel Joseph Cabatbat)
NATURAL RESOURCES
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg. Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on its mandate, and plans and programs
WAYS AND MEANS
01:00 PM

R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. Continuation of the deliberation on HBs 304, 1907, 2086, 2399, 2553, 2958 & 3359 – Amending/repealing certain sections under RA 8424, otherwise known as the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997 (NIRC) (by redesigning the financial sector taxation into a simpler, fairer, more efficient, and a revenue neutral tax system) (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Junie Cua, Estrellita Suansing, Sharon Garin, Michael Romero Ph.D., and Ann Hofer)
APPROPRIATIONS
03:00 PM

Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Budget Briefing:
• The Judiciary