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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-SEPTEMBER-2020 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 826 – Providing for protection of the remittances of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)

HR 556 – Inquiry into the unabated smuggling of goods into the country by unscrupulous operators of customs bonded warehouses to the detriment of local manufacturers and producers and the Philippine economy, with the end in view of recommending measures to stop smuggling using the warehousing system by revisiting the provisions of the Customs Modernization Tariff Act on bonded warehouses and limiting the type, nature and number of bonded warehouses (Deputy Speaker Prospero Pichay)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 1987 – Promoting responsible driving and establishing fair accountability for road safety incidents and violations of traffic laws and regulations (Rep. Frederick Siao)

HBs 4161 & 7197 – Establishing the Philippine Coast Guard Academy, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez and Gil ‘Kabarangay Jr.’ Acosta)

HR 481 – Inquiry into the proliferation of unregulated courier operators (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)

Update by the Department of Transportation (DOTr) on its plans and programs under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act (or Bayanihan 2), focusing on assistance to critically-impacted businesses, temporary livelihood to displaced workers, and development of accessible sidewalks/bicycle lanes

Update on the following:
• Land and rail transportation situation during the general community quarantine (GCQ);
• Implementation of the radio-frequency identification (RFID) system; and
• Resumption of motorcycle taxi pilot study.
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 7483 – Establishing the Bulacan Airport City Special Economic Zone and Freeport, Province of Bulacan and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 2450, 4759, 7079, 7268, 7291 & 7405 – Providing for a national housing development, production, and financing program, regularizing its appropriation for its implementation (Reps. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Rufus Rodriguez, Joy Myra Tambunting, and Estrellita Suansing)

HB 1176 – Increasing the capitalization of the National Housing Authority (NHA), expanding and accelerating its urban land reform and social housing program (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HBs 2564 & 4902 – Providing for the resettlement, aid, and rehabilitation services for the underprivileged, homeless citizens, and informal settlers affected by the demolition of houses/dwellings along danger areas as well as the victims of disasters and calamities and those affected by government infrastructure projects in Metro Manila and other urban areas (Reps. Precious Hipolito Castelo and John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HBs 3541 & 3837 – Establishing a unified housing and urban development fund and a centralized home financing program, amending for the purpose RA 7835, otherwise known as the Comprehensive and Integrated Shelter Financing Act (CISFA) of 1994 (Rep. Micaela Violago and Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez)
POVERTY ALLEVIATION
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 5249 – Granting 50% discount on funeral services to indigent families and granting free funeral services to extremely poor families nationwide, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HBs 4407, 4470, 4764 & 5250 – Institutionalizing the community-driven development approach as a national strategy for inclusive growth and social protection, mandating all national government agencies and departments, including their attached agencies, offices and bureaus, local government units, and other government instrumentalities to implement their community-based programs, activities, and projects, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Maximo Dalog Jr., Lianda Bolilia, Allen Jesse Mangaoang, and Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong)
WELFARE OF CHILDREN
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook pages of the HRep and Tingog Party List)
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 3472 – Promoting the rights of deserted or abandoned children with unknown parents, protecting their status as natural-born citizens of the Philippines and providing penalties against acts inimical to their welfare (Rep. Ronnie Ong)

Letter to the Members of the Committee asking them to join in the consultation with children regarding the Magna Carta of Children, organized by government agencies and non-government organizations advocating the protection of children's rights

Last Updated: 02-December-2020, 05:32:30 PM