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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service II


DAILY SCHEDULE

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


01-MARCH-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 188, 259, 2285 & 2824 – Providing for the mandatory appointment of a cooperatives officer in every local government unit (LGU), amending for the purpose RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Reps. Anthony Bravo, Roy Loyola, Carlito Marquez, and Estrellita Suansing)

HR 256 – Inquiry into the non-compliance of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) with Section 13 of the joint rules and regulations implementing Articles 60, 61 and 144 of RA 9520, also known as the Philippine Cooperative Code of 2008 (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

HR 783 – Investigation into the denial of the BIR to issue tax exemption certificates to cooperatives (Rep. Rico Geron)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ ENERGY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 122 & 357 – Creating the Mindanao Power Corporation and providing funds therefor (Reps. Celso Lobregat and Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 123, 358, 1653, 2066 & 3159 – Creating the Mindanao Railways Corporation, prescribing its powers, functions, and duties, and providing for the necessary funds for its operation (Reps. Celso Lobregat, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Mark Villar, and Divina Grace Yu)

HBs 250, 1867, 2037 & 4182 – Amending certain provisions of RA 4156, or the law creating the Philippine National Railways (PNR), prescribing its powers, functions and duties, and providing for the necessary funds for its operations (Reps. Gabriel Bordado, Teodoro Montoro, Cesar Sarmiento, and Gus Tambunting)

HB 3909 – Creating the Mindanao Railways Authority (MRA), prescribing its powers, functions and duties, amending for the purpose RA 4156, as amended, and providing for the necessary funds for its operation, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Manuel Zubiri)
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 1422 – Renewing the franchise granted to Satellite Paging Systems Philippines, Inc. (SPSPI) (presently known as Now Telecom Company, Inc.) under RA 7301, as amended by RA 7940, or the law granting SPSPI a franchise to construct, establish, operate and maintain radio paging systems and trunked radio systems within the Philippines for a period of 25 years renewable for another 25 years from the effectivity of the Act (Rep. Ronald Cosalan)

Committee Report on HB 3864 – Amending and renewing the franchise granted to Beta Broadcasting System, Inc. to construct, install, establish, operate and maintain radio broadcasting stations in the Philippines (Rep. Mark Go)

Committee Report on HB 4668 – Renewing the franchise granted to Sarraga Integrated and Management Corporation (SIAM) under RA 7478 to construct, install, operate, and maintain for commercial purposes, radio and television broadcasting stations in the Philippines (Rep. Xavier Jesus Romualdo)

HB 4515 – Granting Ignite Telecommunications, Incorporated a franchise to construct, install, establish, operate and maintain telecommunications system throughout the Philippines (Rep. Henry Oaminal)

HB 4879 – Renewing for another 25 years and amending the franchise granted to Gateway U.H.F. Television Broadcasting Inc., now Gateway Television Broadcasting Inc., doing business under the name and style Hope Channel Philippines, under RA 7223 (Rep. Harlin Neil Abayon III)

HB 4989 – Renewing the franchise granted to Word Broadcasting Corporation under RA 7485, or the law granting Word Broadcasting Corporation, formerly Filipinas Broadcasting Association, Inc. (as amended on July 20, 1991), a franchise to construct, install, operate and maintain for commercial purposes radio broadcasting and television stations in the Visayas and Mindanao for another 25 years from the effectivity of this Act (Rep. Raul Del Mar)

HB 4849 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Omninet Philippines, Inc. under RA 7298, or the law granting Omninet Philippines, Inc. a franchise to establish, install, maintain, lease and operate wire and/or wireless telecommunication systems, lines, circuits and stations within and outside the Philippines (Rep. Ricardo ‘RJ’ Belmonte)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) and National Irrigation Administration (NIA) on their plans and programs for Regions I & II and the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 649 - Prohibiting the use of modified exhaust pipes (open/loud pipe) of motorcycles and providing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Gavini 'Apo' Pancho)
HB 2337 - Amending RA 10054, otherwise known as the Motorcycle Helmet Act of 2009 (Rep. Emi Calixto-Rubiano)
HB 2101 - Defining pedestrian safety guidelines and providing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Emi Calixto-Rubiano)
HB 168 - Requiring all traffic lights to be equipped with audible traffic signals and push buttons for the benefit of persons with disabilities, the elderly and pregnant women (Rep. Tricia-Nicole Velasco-Catera)
Discussion on the following:
• Land Transportation Office (LTO) policy on the issuance of temporary license plates
• Status of procurement of the driver's license cards
• Transfer of the Southwest Integrated Provincial Terminal (SWIPT); and update on the Integrated Transportation System (ITS) covering South-West and South-East Terminal
INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HB 2886 - Strengthening the healthcare system in cultural and indigenous communities by institutionalizing the training and employment of tribal health workers (Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HR 527 – Inquiry on the logging operations of D.M. Consunji, Inc. (DMCI) under 12 contracts of Integrated Forestry Management Agreement (IFMA) covering 102,954 hectares of land in Daguma mountain range, Sultan Kudarat that triggered human rights abuses against the Lumad national minority communities (Rep. Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao)

HR 545 – Investigation into the threats, harassment, vilification of students and teachers of the CLANS Lumad School Diya Menuwa in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat and their community leaders by the police, military, and representatives of national government agencies and the local government (Rep. Antonio Tinio)
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS
Agenda
10:30 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HBs 12, 107, 171, 317, 368, 512, 523, 597, 696, 1267, 1687, 1711, 2001, 2167, 2338, 3425, 3448 & 4167 – Establishing the Philippine national identification system (Reps. Feliciano Belmonte Jr., Gary Alejano, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers, Alfredo Garbin, Prospero Pichay, Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Deputy Speaker Frederick ‘Erick’ Abueg, Reps. Vilma Santos-Recto, Amado Espino Jr., Edgar Erice, Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr., and Sol Aragones)
AGRARIAN REFORM
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA B
HBs 114 & 3051 – Mandating the completion of the land acquisition and distribution (LAD) component of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) pursuant to RA 6657, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law, as amended (Reps. Teddy Brawner Baguilat, and Kaka Bag-ao)
CLIMATE CHANGE
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Forum on “Advancing Population Heath and Environment (PHE) Agenda Post 22nd Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change”
WAYS AND MEANS (CANCELLED)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 4688 & 4774 – Amending certain sections of RA 8424, otherwise known as the National Internal Revenue Code (NIRC) of 1997, as amended (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda and Dakilo Carlo Cua)

HB 2168 – Increasing the threshold for certain non-VAT taxpayers, amending for the purpose Sections 109 and 236 of RA 8424, as amended (Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto)

HBs 20, 35, 39, 57, 103, 137, 295, 333, 403, 411, 466, 562, 1536, 1601, 1604, 1656, 1657, 1696, 1945, 1950, 2347, 2427, 2544, 3259 & 3360 – Restructuring/adjusting the income tax rates imposed on individuals, amending certain sections of RA 8424, as amended (Deputy Speaker Romero ‘Miro’ Quimbo, Reps. Raul Del Mar, Arthur Yap, Antonio Tinio, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Victoria Isabel Noel, Horacio Suansing Jr., Carlos Isagani Zarate, Rodrigo Abellanosa, Tobias ‘Toby’ Tiangco, Deputy Speaker Raneo Abu, Reps. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr., Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Vilma Santos-Recto, Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Reps. Paolo Javier, Enrico Pineda, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, and Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin)

HBs 183, 362 & 4299 – Increasing the age ceiling for a qualified dependent, amending Section 35 of RA 8424, as amended (Reps. Eric Olivarez, Maria Carmen Zamora, and Julieta Cortuna)

HBs 1000, 1002, 2154, 2599, 2600, 2601 & 3668 – Excluding overtime pay, 13th month pay, performance-based bonus, and night differential pay from the computation of taxable income, amending for the purpose Sec. 32 of RA 8424, as amended (Reps. Luis Jose Angel Campos Jr., Enrico Pineda, Vilma Santos-Recto, and Gus Tambunting)

HBs 363, 997, 1326, 1522, 2140, 3734 & 4068 – Increasing the personal and additional income tax exemptions for each qualified taxpayer and dependent, amending for the purpose Sec. 35 of RA 8424, as amended (Reps. Maria Carmen Zamora, Luis Jose Angel Campos Jr., Wes Gatchalian, Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Luisa Lloren Cuaresma, Julieta Cortuna, and Manuel Zubiri)

HB 1272 – Including medical expenses as allowable tax deductions for individual taxpayers, amending for the purpose Sec. 34 of RA 8424, as amended (Rep. (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 1660 – Providing for tax deductions for family requirements including payments for tertiary education tuition and allied expenses as well as interest payments for a first home mortgage, amending for the purpose Section 34 of RA 8424, as amended (Rep. Bellaflor Angara-Castillo)

HB 1705 – Exempting from tax allowances and benefits granted to public school teachers, including those in the state colleges and universities (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 3327 - Granting tax deductions to parents and legal guardians of children with special needs (Rep. Rosenda Ann Ocampo)

HB 3741 – Including incidental expenses in the exercise of profession as additional allowable deductions from the taxable income of teachers (Rep. Rodante Marcoleta)

HB 1803 – Amending Section 35, Paragraph B (4) of RA 8424, as amended, (Rep. Greg Gasataya)

HB 4134 – Amending Sections 24, 34 and 110 of RA 8424, as amended, reducing the income tax liabilities of individuals (Rep. Kaka Bag-ao)

HB 4696 – Amending Section 24 of RA 8424, as amended (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Reports on HBs 406, 1877, 1878, 3121, 3122 & 3320 – Establishing fish ports in the Provinces of Cagayan, Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga del Norte, and in the City of Puerto Princesa (Reps. Baby Aline Vargas-Alfonso, Jorge Almonte, Isagani Amatong, and Gil ‘Kabaranggay’ Acosta)

HBs 2178 & 4015 – Establishing the National Mariculture Program, providing funds therefor (Reps. Vilma Santos-Recto and Michael Romero Ph.D.)
ECOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HR 547 – Inquiry into the implementation of RA 9003, also known as the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 583 - Providing for the Magna Carta of Student-Athletes (Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano)

HB 3244 – Creating the national, provincial, city, and municipal sports development councils (Rep. Mark Aeron Sambar)

Last Updated: 20-April-2017, 04:00:22 PM