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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


DAILY SCHEDULE

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


01-JULY-2020 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on the Substitute Bill to HBs 1103 & 1443 – Providing for a new Physician’s Act, repealing for the purpose RA 2382 or the Medical Act of 1959, as amended (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D. and Luis Campos Jr.)
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES jt. w/ GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
01:00 PM
HRep Session Hall and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook pages of the HRep and of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano)
HBs 6694 & 6901 – Granting ABS-CBN Corporation (formerly ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation) a franchise to construct, install, operate and maintain radio and television broadcasting stations in the Philippines (Reps. Rufus Rodriguez and Ron Salo)

HBs 676, 3521, 3713, 3947, 4305, 5608, 5705, 5753, 6052, 6138 & 6293 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to ABS-CBN Corporation under RA 7966 (Rep. Micaela Violago, Deputy Speaker Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speakers Vilma Santos-Recto and Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Rufus Rodriguez, Josephine Ramirez-Sato, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Mark Go, and Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

HR 639 – Urging the Committee on Legislative Franchises to report out without further delay for plenary action a consolidated version of eight pending bills proposing for the renewal for another 25 years of the legislative franchise of ABS-CBN Corporation (Rep. Edcel Lagman)

HR 839 - Condemning the issuance by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) of a cease and desist order against ABS-CBN in wanton disregard of its commitment to both Houses of Congress to grant the broadcasting network a provisional authority to operate pending renewal of its franchise (Rep. Lawrence 'Law' Fortun)

HR 846 – Calling on the appropriate House committees to investigate and file criminal cases as warranted against the Commissioners and officers of the NTC and the Solicitor General and such other officials and individuals for perjury and for violation of the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees and the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act and other applicable laws (Rep. Michael Defensor)

HR 853 – Inquiry into the probable violations of ABS-CBN Corporation of its legislative franchise under RA 7966 (Deputy Speaker Paolo Duterte)

HR 863 - Urging the House of Representatives, through the Committee on Legislative Franchises, to admonish the NTC on its failure to comply with their commitment under oath and to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the same and on possible measures to be taken on the matter (Rep. Edgar Mary Sarmiento)

Show cause order issued by the Committee on Legislative Franchises to the NTC

Continuation of the interpellation by Members on the alleged violations of ABS-CBN of tax laws
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Substitute Bill to HBs 205, 611, 1431, 1758, 3864, 4990, 6684 & 6685 – Expanding the purposes and application of the Special Education Fund (SEF), amending for the purpose Sections 100, 235 and 272 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Reps. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III, Resurreccion Acop, Luis Campos Jr., Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Joel Mayo Almario, Tyrone Agabas, and Roman Romulo)

HB 5982 in consolidation with HBs 202, 2163 & 4861 – Establishing the Philippine High School for the Arts System (Reps. Roman Romulo, Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III, Abdullah Dimaporo, and Rufus Rodriguez)

Update by the Department of Education (DepEd) on its plans for the opening of classes on August 24, 2020

Last Updated: 05-August-2020, 02:50:57 PM