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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.


22-NOVEMBER-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 5 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 2819 – Establishing a voluntary student loan program by banks and government financial institutions (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Continuation on the deliberation on the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 6347 – Extending for another 25 years the franchise granted to Advanced Media Broadcasting System, Inc. under RA 8061 (Rep. Luis ‘Jon-Jon’ Ferrer IV)

Committee Report on HB 6348 – Extending for another 25 years the franchise granted to Raven Broadcasting Corporation (RBC) under RA 8084 (Rep. Luis ‘Jon-Jon’ Ferrer IV)

HB 4974 – Renewing the franchise granted to Ultrasonic Broadcasting System Incorporated (UBSI) under RA 8081 for another 25 years from the effectivity of this Act (Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil)

HB 6023 – Renewing the franchise granted to Panay Electric Company, Inc. under RA 5360 and extended by the National Electrification Administration (NEA) to establish, operate, and maintain a distribution system for the conveyance of electric power to end users in the City of Iloilo (Rep. Xavier Jesus Romualdo)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 7&8 RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on its budget and plans and programs for North Luzon
WELFARE OF CHILDREN
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Discussion on violence against women and girls including child, early, and forced marriage
CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Conf. Rm. 6 RVM Bldg.
HBs 4259 & 4319 – Environmental Engineering Act of the Philippines (Reps. Maximo Rodriguez Jr. and Celso Lobregat)

HBs 4749, 5330, 5812, 6403, 6480 & 6546 – Regulating the practice of speech language pathology in the Philippines, providing funds therefor (Reps. Gary Alejano, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Raymund Luis ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Michelle Antonio, and Alfredo Vargas III)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Motu proprio investigation into the alleged serious dishonesty and grave misconduct of Social Security System (SSS) officials in handling the pension fund’s equity investments

Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 1554 – Creating the Baguio City, La Trinidad, Itogon, Sabilan, Tuba and Tublay Development Authority (BLISTTDA), defining its powers and functions, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mark Go)

Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 40, 436, 2445, 3534, 3560, 4107 & 4578 – Strengthening the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC), further amending for the purpose PD 1467, otherwise known as the Charter of the PCIC, as amended by RA 8175, otherwise known as the Revised Charter of the PCIC Act of 1995 (Reps. Arthur Yap, Anthony Bravo Ph.D., Rosanna ‘Ria’ Vergara, Orestes Salon, and Christopher V.P. De Venecia)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2 RVM Bldg.
Committee Report on House Joint Resolution 3 – Ordaining a glossary of significant housing terminologies for adherence by the key shelter agencies, other appropriate agencies of government, and other housing and urban development stakeholders (Rep. Alfredo ‘Albee’ Benitez)

Committee Report on HB 165 – Authorizing the sale of parcels of land in Barangay Krus na Ligas, Quezon City to its legitimate and qualified residents, amending for the purpose RA 9500, otherwise known as the University of the Philippines Charter of 2008 (Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr.)

Committee Report on HB 1848 – Declaring certain portions of the Welfareville located in the City of Mandaluyong open for disposition to bona fide residents without public bidding (Rep. Alexandria Gonzales)

HR 1223 – Inquiry into the status of implementation of the proposed pilot on-site medium rise socialized housing building in Doña Imelda, Quezon City (Rep. Alfredo ‘Albee’ Benitez)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (CANCELLED)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 2873, 5195 & 5765 – Establishing number portability for mobile telephone service (Reps. Victor Yap, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, and Wes Gatchalian)

HR 1338 – Investigation into the management and administration of the country's radio frequency spectrum by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) (Rep. Victor Yap)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4 RVM Bldg.
HB 6297 – Ensuring the preservation and management of protected areas, amending for the purpose RA 7586 or the National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS) Act of 1992 (Reps. Rodel Batocabe, Josephine Ramirez-Sato, and Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HBs 4387, 5086, 5301, 5789, 5790, 6011, 6012 & 6405 – Declaring certain parts of the country as mining-free zones (Reps. Ronald Cosalan, Joel Mayo Almario, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Alberto Ungab, Rogelio Espina M.D., Jose ‘Pingping’ Tejada, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., and Gil ‘Kabarangay’ Acosta)

HB 4116 – Providing for the creation of the Philippine extractive industries transparency initiative (EITI) (Rep. Ramon ‘RAV’ Rocamora)

HB 1795 – Providing for the protection, conservation, and rehabilitation of watersheds, supporting the National Irrigation System (NIS) to ensure continuous supply of water for agricultural production and self-sufficiency and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 4527 – Requiring all deep-well owners and operators, including applicants for water extraction permits to incorporate, construct, and install artificial recharge wells so that the water they extract from the aquifers will be replenished thus helping mitigate the effects of the El Niño, climate change, and other problems on fresh water (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Inquiry into the status of implementation of RA 9418 or the Volunteerism Act of 2007
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8 RVM Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 3702 – Declaring August 30 of every year as Marcelo H. Del Pilar National Responsible Press Freedom Day (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

Substitute Bill to HB 685 – Providing for the venue of the criminal and civil action in libel cases against local or community media (Rep. Raul del Mar)

Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 737 & 6070 – Requiring all broadcast media to provide adequate public service time to educate the public on important government issues (Reps. Evelina Escudero and Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño)

HB 2624 – Providing a five-year tax holiday for the film industry, by amending RA 9167 or the law creating the Film Development Council of the Philippines (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)
HB 4503 – Amending RA 8370, otherwise known as the Children's Television Act of 1997 (Rep. Christopher V.P. de Venecia)

HB 2395 – Providing for mandatory additional insurance coverage and benefits for journalists, employees of media entities on field assignment, and freelance journalists (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
01:30 PM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HB 238 – Appropriating ₱250 million for the construction of a trans-axial highway to be known as the Governor William Chiongbian National Highway from Barangay Poblacion in the City of Oroquieta, to Barangay Mansawan in the Municipality of Don Victoriano, Province of Misamis Occidental and connecting to a national highway in the Municipality of Josefina, Province of Zamboanga del Sur (Rep. Jorge Almonte)

HBs 599 & 627 – Mandating the construction of the Quezon–Bicol Expressway (QUBEx) (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez and Rep. Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HBs 2524, 2767, 2779, 3136, 3383 & 4165 – Providing for the construction of road and highways in certain parts of the country (Reps. Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Reynaldo Umali, Abdullah Dimaporo, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, and Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)
REFORESTATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 1154 – Requiring all graduating elementary, high school, and college students to plant at least ten trees each as a prerequisite for graduation (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HB 3132 – Requiring every student to plant trees every year (Rep. Strike Revilla)
TRANSPORTATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 126 – Allowing local government units (LGUs) to suspend the mandatory wearing of motorcycle helmets, amending for the purpose RA 10054, otherwise known as the Motorcycle Helmet Act of 2009 (Rep. Celso Lobregat)

HBs 2337 & 6542 – Amending Sections 3 and 7 of RA 10054, by requiring the specifications regarding the standard protective motorcycle helmets and by imposing penalties on any person caught wearing tinted facial shield mask or face covers, respectively (Reps. Emi Calixto-Rubiano and Mariano Michael Velarde Jr.)

Last Updated: 21-November-2017, 01:46:21 PM