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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.


14-FEBRUARY-2018 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HEALTH
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 621, 2466, 3924, 4391 & 5503 and HR 244 – Requiring all national, regional, and provincial government hospitals to establish, operate, and maintain a dialysis service facility in their respective hospitals and providing free dialysis treatment to indigent patients (Reps. Joseph Stephen Paduano, Arthur Yap, Alfredo Vargas III, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Mark Go, and Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 3310 – Making available electronic medical records of all patients of hospital and clinics, establishing for this purpose the electronic medical record center under the Department of Health, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HB 4630 – Establishing the Philippine e-Health systems and services in the delivery of health services with the use of information and communications technology in the Philippines and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 5810 – Establishing telehealth centers in every hospital in the country, establishing a mechanism therefor, providing funds therefor (Rep. Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HB 5355 & 6986 – Providing a standard of care for the treatment of persons with bleeding disorders, establishing treatment centers and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III and Bernadette Herrera-Dy)

HB 6934 – Instituting a Philippine National Autism Care Plan for the support of persons with autism (Rep. Tom Villarin)

HBs 2905, 3144 & 4618 – Increasing the bed capacity of selected provincial and district hospitals in the Provinces of Masbate, Ilocos Sur, and Cebu and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Elisa ‘Olga’ Kho, Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano, and Jonas Cortes)

HB 5791 – Converting the San Lorenzo Ruiz Women's Hospital into a general hospital to be known as the Malabon City General Hospital, increasing its bed capacity from 10 to 100 beds and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Federico ‘Ricky’ Sandoval II)

HB 7027 – Converting the Medina Hospital in the Municipality of Medina, Province of Misamis Oriental to an extension hospital of the Northern Mindanao Medical Center, Cagayan de Oro City, to be known as the Northern Mindanao Medical Center Extension Hospital (Rep. Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HBs 4405 & 6262 – Granting Philippine citizenship to Bruce Donald Mctavish and Kwok Hing Carlos Yeung (Rep. Carmelo ‘Jon’ Lazatin II and Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia)

Committee Report on HBs 3113, 5718, 5985, 6085 & 6086 – Creating additional branches of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) and Municipal Trial Court (MTC) in certain parts of the country (Reps. Lianda Bolilia, Joel Mayo Almario, Ramon ‘Rav’ Rocamora, and Suharto Mangudadatu)

HBs 3256, 3618, 4091, 4379, 4779, 5838, 6091, 6238 & 6293 – Removing the restrictions under certain sections of Commonwealth Act 141, as amended, on free patent issued under Section 44 thereof (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Deputy Speaker Romero ‘Miro’ Quimbo, Reps. Arthur Yap, Manuel Monsour Del Rosario III, Reynaldo Umali, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Orestes Salon Luis and Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 5897 – Granting survivorship benefits to the dependent children of a deceased retired member of the Judiciary who is a solo parent as defined under RA 8972, and the surviving parents, or nominated persons of the deceased retiree, amending RA 910 as amended by RA 9946 (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT jt. w/ MUSLIM AFFAIRS and PEACE, RECONCILIATION, AND UNITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 92, 6121, 6263 & 6475 – Providing for the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), repealing for the purpose RA 9054, or the law strengthening and expanding the Organic Act for the ARMM, and RA 6734 or the law providing for an Organic Act for the ARMM (Deputy Speaker Bai Sandra Sinsuat Sema, Reps. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, and Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 2627 – Making it compulsory for all international airlines landing in the Philippines to play Philippine music immediately upon their arrival, as well as in all public areas like tourist attractions, tourist buses, and business establishments (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)

HR 1649 – Urging the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) to present a rationalization program of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) terminals to ensure a safe, efficient, and comfortable passenger experience (Rep. Cesar Sarmiento)

Briefing by the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) on land issues confronting the Mactan-Cebu International Airport
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
09:30 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
Briefing by Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña on his policy program for the BOC

Briefing by the BOC on the manner of disposition of confiscated/forfeited imported vehicles last February 6, 2018
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt. w/ OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on the Substitute Bill to HBs 192, 227, 288, 543, 822, 1936, 2334, 3255 & 4899 – Creating the Department of Migration and Development, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Aniceto John Bertiz III, Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, Reps. Michael Romero Ph.D., Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Arthur Yap, Mark Villar, Carlos ‘Charlie’ Cojuangco, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, and Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 1722 – Creating a Local Housing Board in all cities and first to third class municipalities, providing for its powers and functions (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 2333, 2604, 2872, 4654 & 5109 – Prohibiting telecommunication companies from imposing an expiration period on the validity of prepaid call and text cards and the forfeiture of load credits, providing penalties for violations thereof (Reps. Carlos ‘Charlie’ Cojuangco, Vilma Santos-Recto, Victor Yap, Carmelo ‘Jon’ Lazatin II, and Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 2447 – Prohibiting the imposition of expiration of prepaid cards, certificates or other devices of prepayment of goods and services, providing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Arthur Yap)

HB 3268 – Prohibiting cellular mobile phone providers from conveying unsought services that are automatically and involuntarily charged against the account of subscribers, imposing penalties on unlawful acts of the providers (Rep. Harry Roque Jr.)

HB 262 – Establishing the E-Government, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HR 100 – Investigation into the numerous complaints of subscribers on public telecommunications companies on massive loss of prepaid loads even before they consume them (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HR 254 – Inquiry into the current validity periods for prepaid load credits, with the aim of prohibiting any kind of expiration period on the validity of the prepaid load credits, as well as calling the attention of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) and the Office of the President (OP) over the same issues (Rep. Bernadette Herrera-Dy)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on its plans and programs for North Luzon, particularly on the River Basin Management/Watershed Management Program and Solid Waste Management Program

HR 1618 – Directing the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) to devise a detailed mechanism to effectuate a systematized coordination among all the district representatives of North Luzon, as well as, an effective information dissemination with respect to its envisioned "Roll-It-Program" and such other programs/projects that will boost the growth of domestic and foreign investments (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HR 1619 – Urging the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) leadership to provide relevant information regarding its present and future Philippine rural development projects (PRDPS) to the respective district representatives of North Luzon to ensure cohesive team effort of all those concern in its implementation (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HR 1620 – Asking the Department of Finance (DOF) to continue the re-classification of provinces, cities and municipalities, except Quezon City and Manila which shall remain as special class cities (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HR 1621 – Recommending to the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) to include the Provinces of Pangasinan and Nueva Vizcaya in the Luzon Cluster 1 Field Operations Office (North Luzon cluster of regions composed of Regions 1 and 2 and, the CAR) in the implementation, monitoring and reporting of DICT programs and services (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)
TOURISM
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
HB 4921 – Amending certain provisions of RA 9593, otherwise known as the Tourism Act of 2009, by authorizing the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) to retain the whole proceeds from its travel tax collections to fund its operations and other tourism infrastructure projects in the country, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Prospero Pichay Jr.)

HB 5882 – Amending RA 9593, by redirecting the TIEZA fiscal contribution to the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) to create a national tourism training and manpower program (Rep. Lucy Gomez)

Last Updated: 22-February-2018, 03:37:29 PM