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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.


17-JULY-2020 • FRIDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Discussion/update on the following issues and concerns affecting overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) amidst the COVID-19 pandemic:

• Current situation of OFWs abroad;
• Social amelioration and reintegration programs for OFWs ;
• Quarantine procedure for returning OFWs upon their arrival at the airport and at their respective cities/municipalities; and
• Government’s compliance with the international maritime organization’s crew change protocols
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 38 – Mandating the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) to require internet service providers (ISPs) to deliver a minimum standard of 10 megabytes per second for internet connection speed (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 312 – Declaring the poor internet speed and connectivity in the country as a national emergency, and granting President Rodrigo Roa Duterte emergency powers and prescribing urgent measures necessary and proper to effectively address such predicament (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)

HB 4132 – Providing for a reliable internet speed connection in the Philippines, institutionalizing minimum speed requirements for compliance of all ISPs (Rep. Virgilio Lacson)

HB 4367 – Requiring ISPs to deliver a minimum standard for internet connection speed (Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto)

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