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SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


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

Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
HB 8377 – Establishing the Philippine Cooperative Development Academy, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua)
09:00 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Forum on “Freedom of Religion and Belief for Parliamentarians”
09:30 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 5030 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to Audiovisual Communicators, Inc. under RA 8124 (Rep. Edward Vera Perez Maceda)

HCR 23 – Approving the transfer, sale, or assignment of the controlling interest of Mindanao Islamic Telephone Company, Inc. (Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua)
09:30 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HB 6997 – Providing for a Rural Development Amelioration Fund (Rep. Deogracias Ramos Jr.)

Briefing by the Department of Agriculture–Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) on its six-year program for 2013-2018
10:00 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HB 8097 – Urging the national government to set fish and meat tariffs to zero to combat inflation rate hike and ease financial constraints (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

Substitute Bill to HB 1419 – Creating the Manila Bay Development Authority, prescribing its powers, functions and duties, providing funds therefor (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

Substitute Bill to HB 2430 – Creating the Sustainable Bicol River Development Authority, prescribing its powers, functions and duties, providing funds therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HB 2485 – Creating the Lake Mainit Development Authority, prescribing its powers, functions and duties, providing funds therefor (Rep. Erlpe John ‘Ping’ Amante)

Substitute Bill to HBs 7306, 6327, 4114, 7047 & 7165 – Creating the Philippine Airport Development Corporation and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez, Johnny Ty Pimentel, Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe, Rene Relampagos, and Erico Aristotle Aumentado)

Substitute Bill to HBs 3518 & 3557 – Expanding the coverage of the exemption from the payment of travel tax, amending for the purpose PD 1183 or the law amending and consolidating the provisions on travel tax of RA 1478, as amended, and RA 6141, as amended, prescribing the manner of collection thereof, providing penalties for violations thereof (Reps. Arlene Arcillas and Mark Go)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1029 & 1288 – Establishing the scope and procedure for Philippine ship registry, recognition and enforcement of maritime claims, and limitation of liability, as well as providing essential incentives, which collectively will promote a comprehensive and orderly Philippine Ship Registry System for the regulation of vessels carrying the flag state (Reps. Jesulito Manalo and Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HB 5629 – Enabling banks to expand service delivery channels through cash agents and providing guidelines therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Substitute Bills to HBs 28; 2672; & 5034 – Establishing special economic zones and freeports in certain parts of the country, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Reynaldo Umali, Johnny Ty Pimentel, and Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HB 122 – Creating the Mindanao Power Corporation and providing funds therefor (Rep. Celso Lobregat)

HB 4415 – Recognizing and institutionalizing Indigenous People's Educational (IPED) systems within the Philippine educational systems, establishing the guidelines for the accreditation, management and evaluation of learning institutions serving IP learners, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)
11:00 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 2649 & 5619 – Providing for the Magna Carta of the Out-of-School Youth (Reps. Wes Gatchalian and Victor Yap)

HBs 7737 & 8317– Establishing sports academy and training centers in the Municipality of San Jose in the Province of Occidental Mindoro and Municipality of Sta. Cruz in the Province of Marinduque, respectively (Reps. Josephine Ramirez-Sato and Lord Allan Jay Velasco)

HR 2277 – Commending and congratulating Christian Tio for winning a silver medal for his victory in Boys' International Kiteboarding Association (IKA) TwinTip:Racing of the sailing event of the 2018 Summer Youth Olympic Games held in Buenos Aires, Argentina on 14 October 2018 (Rep. Mark Aeron Sambar)

HRs 2289 & 2299 – Commending and congratulating Carlos Yulo for winning a bronze medal in the floor exercise final of the 2018 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships held on 25 October to 3 November 2018 in Aspire Academy Dome in Doha, Qatar (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III and Mark Aeron Sambar)

HRs 2239, 2240, 2244, 2245, 2256-2259, 2276 & 2293 – Commending and congratulating Filipino athletes for winning gold medals in various sports in the 2018 Asian Paralympic Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia from 6-13 October 2018, and their coaches and the officials of the Philippine Paralympic Committee (PPC) for their able mentorship and support (Reps. Mark Aeron Sambar, Cristina ‘Chiqui’ Roa-Puno, and Conrado Estrella III)
01:00 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by concerned government agencies on their plans and programs in 2019 for Region V
01:00 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 7410 – Mandating the wireless telecom companies to transfer five-year-old cell towers to Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) corporations (Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap)

HB 8001 – Enabling the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) through the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to cancel licenses of internet service providers (ISPs) that allow websites to infringe or to facilitate infringement of copyright (Rep. Ron Salo)

HR 938 – Inquiry into the submitted roll out plans of the telecommunication companies relative to addressing the backlog of cell sites with the end in view of enacting regulations to support efforts that would ensure the improvement of the state of Philippine telecommunications (Rep. Enrico Pineda)
01:00 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Note: The joint meeting will follow immediately after the meeting of the Committee on ICT.

HB 4093 – Mandating the authentication of online and social media memberships in the country through registration of their accounts using any valid government-issued identification and/or barangay certificate (Rep. Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr.)

HB 5021 – Regulating the use of social media, prescribing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)

HR 777 – Investigation into the failure of various social media networks to provide an effective method or system to ascertain the authenticity of accounts registered with them, leading to prevalence of fake, malicious, and spurious social media accounts, which results to unchecked and rampant acts of online identity theft (Rep. Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)

Privilege Speech 66 – On online bashing (Rep. Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr.)
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 8313 – Allowing for single party consensual recording in law enforcement (Rep. Enrico Pineda)
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Organizational meeting

HB 4022 – Amending Section 4(c) of RA 9994, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens' Act of 2010 (by granting 5% discount to a senior citizen on the first 150 kilowatt and on the first 50 cubic meter relative to the monthly utilization of electricity and water) (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HB 4635 – Further amending Section 5(f) of RA 7432, as amended, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens' Act of 2010 (by providing for the development of a program to assist senior citizens in fully gaining access to public transport facilities) (Rep. Horacio Suansing Jr.)

HB 8238 – Amending RA 9994 (by granting graduated discount to senior citizens) (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HBs 8280 & 8307 – Amending RA 7432, as amended (by granting exemptions to senior citizens from all parking fees and from number coding scheme (Reps. Edgar Erice and John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 8593 – Amending pertinent provisions of RA 9257, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2003, relative to the provisions on the contribution to the community, and privileges for the senior citizens (Rep. Mercedes ‘Didi’ Cagas)

HB 8561 – Strengthening the national policy for the maintenance and welfare of senior citizens by providing a comprehensive system of benefits, government assistance and subsidy and other privileges, further amending RA 7432, as amended (Rep. Imelda Marcos)

HB 8473 – Exempting senior citizens from the payment of real property tax under certain conditions, amending for the purpose RA 7432, as amended (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HB 8335 – Providing for a universal social pension for senior citizens, further amending for the purpose RA 7432, as amended (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 8298 – Granting free parking privilege to all senior citizens and persons with disability, amending for the purpose RA 7432, as amended, and RA 7277, as amended, also known as the Magna Carta for Persons with Disability (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HB 8242 – Requiring land, air, and sea transport providers to provide priority seating for the elderly, further amending for this purpose RA 7432, as amended (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HB 8208 – Amending Section 2 of RA 10868, otherwise known as the Centenarians Act of 2016 (by advancing the grant of privileges to our elderlies upon reaching the ages of 85, 90, 95, and 100 respectively) (Rep. Mark Go)

HB 8274 – Amending RA 10868 (by allowing all Filipinos to avail, in advance, of the cash benefit given to centenarians upon reaching the age of 80) (Rep. Emi Calixto-Rubiano)

HB 8559 – Providing for an automatic annual adjustment of the centenarian gift, amending for the purpose RA 10868 (Rep. Ronaldo Zamora)

Briefing by concerned government agencies on their programs and policies for senior citizens
01:00 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Draft Substitute Bill to HB 4595 – Amending RA 8762, otherwise known as the Retail Trade Liberalization Act (by removing the equity and capitalization requirements in the law to create a more favorable investment climate in the country) (Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap)
WAYS AND MEANS (Technical Working Group)
01:00 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 8171 – Providing for the automatic suspension of the excise tax on fuel and repealing the excise tax imposed on kerosene and diesel under RA 10963, otherwise known as the Tax reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN), amending for the purpose the National Internal Revenue Code (NIRC) of 1997, as amended (Rep. Romero ‘Miro Quimbo)

HJRs 27 & 31 – Calling for the immediate suspension of the increases and scheduled increases in the excise taxes on fuel as imposed in Section 43 of RA 10963 (Reps. Edcel Lagman and Mark Go)

HJR 29 – Suspending the excise tax on fuel (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)

HR 1838 – Calling for the immediate review of the implementation of RA 10963, and its impact on the way of life of Filipinos, specifically the poor, amidst the continued increase in inflation and prices of fuel in order to recommend for its continued implementation or suspension as well as to come up with policies that would cushion its negative impact against the poor (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HR 1919 – Urging President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to suspend from June 1 to August 31, 2018 the imposition of the excise tax on petroleum products provided in RA 10963 (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HR 2253 – Expressing support for the Department of Finance's (DOF) suspension of the scheduled hike in the fuel excise tax for 2019 and to exhort the same to include in the suspension the presently imposed fuel excise tax under the TRAIN Law with the goal of providing relief for the poor who has been adversely affected by such taxes and to fully realize the intention of the DOF to mitigate inflationary pressures on the country (Rep. Gary Alejano)
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 8018 – Enhancing the use of national wealth for local development by amending certain provisions in Book II of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HBs 4066 & 7955 – Creating barangays to be known as Barangay Tulalian in Sto. Tomas, Province of Davao del Norte and Barangay Bagong Buhay in the City of Palayan, Province of Nueva Ecija, respectively (Reps. Antonio Floirendo and Rosanna ‘Ria’ Vergara)

HB 8433 – Separating the City of Santa Rosa from the first legislative district of the Province of Laguna to constitute the lone legislative district of the City of Santa Rosa (Rep. Arlene Arcillas)

HB 248 – Strengthening the barangay unit through support for barangay officials and barangay volunteer workers, amending RA 7160, providing funds therefor (Rep. Gabriel Bordado)

HBs 297, 331, 1627, 1958, 7615 & 7872 – Changing the term of office of elective barangay officials and members of the Sangguniang Kabataan from three years to five years, amending for the purpose Section 43 of RA 7160, as amended, and RA 9164, or the law providing for synchronized barangay and sangguniang kabataan elections, as amended (Reps. Horacio Suansing Jr., Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Gus Tambunting, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., and Alfredo ‘Albee’ Benitez)

Last Updated: 15-August-2019, 02:13:26 PM