Back to Top

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.


22-OCTOBER-2020 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES - CANCELLED
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 7091 – Further amending RA 7277, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Disabled Persons, to strengthen its implementation and strict monitoring of its accessibility, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo)

HR 454 – Inquiry into the implementation of RA 10754 or the law expanding the benefits and privileges of persons with disability (PWD) and on the process of the issuance of the identification card for the PWD (Rep. Eric Go Yap)
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 826 – Protecting the remittances of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HBs 272, 328, 1568, 2318, 3282, 3990, 4685, 4749, 5142 & 5430 – Instituting the Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers (Rep. Michael Edgar Aglipay, Deputy Speaker Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Reps. Rommel Rico Angara, Sandro Gonzalez, Eric Go Yap, Tyrone Agabas, Raymond Democrito Mendoza, Jumel Anthony Espino, Macnell Lusotan, and Wilton ‘Tonton’ Kho)

HB 3887 – Institutionalizing the regional one-stop shop centers for OFWs nationwide (Rep. Ronnie Ong)

HBs 4426 & 5333 – Establishing Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) centers in every province and region of the country, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano and Rep. Marisol Panotes)

HB 1825 – Establishing an OWWA satellite office in the City of Tagbilaran, Province of Bohol and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

HB 1826 – Establishing a Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) satellite office in the City of Tagbilaran, Province of Bohol and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

Discussion/update on issues/concerns regarding OFWs:

• Current situation of OFWs affected by the COVID-19 pandemic; and

• Incident involving Gulf Livestock 1, a cargo vessel that capsized off the waters of Japan on September 2, 2020 with 39 Filipino seafarers onboard

Last Updated: 29-October-2020, 05:13:21 PM