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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.


12-DECEMBER-2018 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HUMAN RIGHTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Forum on “Freedom of Religion or Belief (FoRB)”
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS jt. w/ GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on its operations
TRANSPORTATION - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1991, 2641, 3073 & 4382 – Regulating the sale of motor vehicles in Metro Manila and in other highly urbanized cities in the country by requiring a proof-of-parking space or facility from motor vehicle buyers as a pre-requisite for the purchase of a motor vehicle and registration with the Land Transportation Office (LTO) (Deputy Speaker Raneo Abu, Reps. Wes Gatchalian, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, and Yedda Marie Romualdez)

HB 8063 – Creating the Office of Commuter Affairs in the Department of Transportation (DOTr), defining its functions and responsibilities, and providing funds therefor (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

Update by concerned government agencies on the following port-related concerns:
• Shortage of container yards
• Phase-out of trucks-for-hire
• Imposition of destination charges
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS - CANCELLED
Agenda
12:00 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 8763 – Regulating the use of road-safe, fast, and economic transport (Rep. Bayani Fernando)
HEALTH jt. w/ TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 884, 885, 917, 925, 4129, 4713, 5204 & 6462 and HR 973 – Amending RA 9211, otherwise known as the Tobacco Regulation Act of 2003 (by creating the Inter-Agency Committee Tobacco Control; increasing to 21 years old the minimum age in the sale of tobacco products; and prohibiting smoking in all public places except in designated smoking areas, among others) (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., former Rep. Harry Roque Jr., Reps. Francis Gerald Abaya, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Lorna Silverio, and Anthony Bravo Ph.D.)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) on the result of its investigation on the recent landslides that occured in the Municipality of Naga, Province of Cebu and Municipality of Itogon, Province of Benguet
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 3686, 3810 & 5311– Requiring the mandatory labeling and regulation of food, food products and their derivatives, agricultural products, meat, and poultry products which are genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) or containing substances derived from GMOs and those produced by genetic engineering technologies (Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HBs 6310 & 8190 – Strengthening and modernizing Act 2137 or the Warehouse Receipts Law in order to provide a legal framework that shall facilitate trade and commerce (Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap and Rep. Wes Gatchalian)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY jt. w/ HEALTH
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 532, 3330, 4325, 4810, 7289, 7935, 7993, 8340 & 8671 – Regulating the use, packaging, sale, distribution, and advertisement of electronic cigarettes or vaporized nicotine products (VNPs) (Reps. Rodel Batocabe, Eric Olivarez, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Victoria Isabel Noel, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers, Gary Alejano, and Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 621, 2466, 3924, 4391, 5503, 5914, 6356, 6526, 6667 & 6969 and HRs 244, 1048 & 1490 – Providing a comprehensive renal replacement therapy (RRT) for patients with end stage renal disease in national, regional, and provincial government hospitals and increasing the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) package rate for renal replacement therapy of members and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joseph Stephen Paduano, Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap, Reps. Alfredo Vargas III, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Mark Go, Lorna Silverio, Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica, Reps. Milagros Aquino-Magsaysay, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Ann Hofer, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Scott Davies Lanete M.D., and former Rep. Eugene Michael De Vera)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1828 & 2963 – Establishing an intergovernmental task force for the protection and assistance of tourists (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III and Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

Substitute Bill to HB 2163 – Strengthening the national policy on wealth generation from access and benefit-sharing from the utilization of Philippine genetic resources (Rep. Josephine Ramirez-Sato)

Substitute Bill to HBs 2258 & 3953 – Institutionalizing the convergence strategy for sustainable rural development, providing the implementing mechanisms therefor (Reps. Anna Katrina Enverga and Elisa ‘Olga’ Kho)

Substitute Bill to HB 2354 – Authorizing higher education curriculum development and graduate training in advanced energy and green building technologies (Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

Substitute Bill to HBs 6158, 7574 & 8257 – Creating the Philippine Boxing and Combat Sports Commission and providing funds therefor (Reps. Rogelio Pacquiao, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., and Enrico Pineda)

HB 4002 – Providing for the urban and countryside greening in the Philippines (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 4127 – Authorizing the Department of Health (DOH) to set and approve the bed capacity of all DOH hospitals (Rep. Mark Go)

Substitute Bills to HBs 2299, 4841, 4914, 5055, 5247, 5624, 6510 & 6751 – Creating additional court salas in various parts of the country (Reps. Melecio Yap Jr., Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Oscar ‘Richard’ Garin Jr., Roy Loyola, Greg Gasataya, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero and Rep. Isagani Amatong)
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 2249 – Urging the national government to expeditiously address the rapid spikes on inflation and the effects of the same to the general population, in view of the results of the latest Social Weather Station (SWS) survey revealing that Filipinos who consider themselves as poor is at its highest level since 2014 (Rep. Gary Alejano)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Review of the status of implementation of government resettlement projects, particularly the resettlement projects for the informal settler families (ISFs) affected by the Philippine National Railways (PNR) South Commuter and Long-Haul Projects

Last Updated: 12-December-2018, 09:06:18 AM