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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-FEBRUARY-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 1579 – Instituting the Youth Legislators Program (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)

HB 2649 – Providing for the Magna Carta of the out-of-school youth (Rep. Wes Gatchalian)

HB 2971 - Establishing a Youth Development and Training Center in every city and municipality in the country, amending for the purpose RA 8044, otherwise known as the Youth in Nation-building Act and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Elenita Milagros ‘Eileen’ Ermita-Buhain)

HB 4052 – Youth Empowerment Act of 2016 (Rep. Rene Relampagos)
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:30 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HB 198, HB 2433 and Substitute Bills to HBs 451, 991, 2011 & 2029 – Creating additional branches of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in certain parts of the country (Rep. Jose Carlos Cari, Maria Theresa Collantes, Lucy Gomez, Joaquin Chipeco Jr., Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, and Imelda Marcos)

Substitute Bill to HB 1234 – Creating an additional branch of the RTC to be stationed in the Municipality of Bongabong, and for additional branches of the Municipal Trial Court (MTC) to be stationed in the Municipalities of Bansud, Bulalacao, Gloria, and Mansalay all in the Province of Oriental Mindoro, amending for the purpose Sections 14(e) and 30 of BP 129, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Reynaldo Umali)

Substitute Bill to HB 2497 – Creating two additional branches of the MTC in the national capital judicial region to be stationed in Malabon City, Metro Manila, amending for the purpose Section 27 of BP 129, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Federico ‘Ricky’ Sandoval II)

Substitute Bill to HBs 34, 246, 448, 1428, 1438, 1558, 1764, 1970, 2616, 2990, 3070, 3276 & 3371 – Institutionalizing the national school feeding program for public kindergarten and elementary pupils and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Raul del Mar, Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Raul Tupas, Salvador Belaro Jr., Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Carlos Isagani Zarate, Estrellita Suansing, Reynaldo Umali, Wes Gatchalian, Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Harry Roque Jr., and Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HBs 104, 233, 504, 1505 & 1968 – Establishing a free basic medicine assistance program in all government health facilities nationwide and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Rodante Marcoleta, Victor Yap, Gary Alejano, and Estrellita Suansing)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1204 & 2900 – Strengthening the Balik Scientist Program and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Divina Grace Yu and Erico Aristotle Aumentado)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1890 & 2867 – Establishing a career guidance and counseling program for all secondary schools and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Arthur Defensor Jr. and Evelina Escudero)

HB 139 – Mandating the conservation of Gabaldon and other heritage school buildings nationwide, providing penalties for violations, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Victoria Isabel Noel)

HB 929 – Providing for the establishment of the no calls and no text registration system (Rep. Francis Gerald Abaya)

HB 1530, in consolidation with HBs 2064 & 3157 – Requiring government agencies to indicate the blood type of individuals in the identification cards, certificates, and licenses (Reps. Alexandria Gonzales, Mark Villar, and Gary Alejano)

HB 3222, in consolidation with HBs 1387 & 2822 – Establishing a national vision screening program for kindergarten pupils and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano, Reps. Alfredo Vargas III, and Estrellita Suansing)

HB 4601 – Mandating the establishment of electronic linkage between the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and VAT-registered taxpayers utilizing cash register and/or point-of-sale machines (Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua)
ENERGY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HB 3353 – Institutionalizing the Electric Cooperatives Disaster Management Fund and providing funds therefor, amending for the purpose certain laws (Rep. Carlos Roman Uybarreta)

HB 4408 – Creating an Energy Disaster Trust Fund for electric cooperatives and providing funds therefor (Rep. Carlos Roman Uybarreta)
FOOD SECURITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 247, 767, 3419 & 3937 – Creating a system of food distribution for addressing the nutritional needs of the people, providing for its procurement process and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Gabriel Bordado Jr., Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Jorge ‘Bolet’ Banal, and Kaka Bag-ao)
JUSTICE (Subcommittee on Correctional Reforms)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 2, 505, 935, 1609, 2009 & 3973 – Minimum Age of Criminal Responsibility Act (Deputy Speaker Fredenil Castro, Reps. Victor Yap, Tobias ‘Toby’ Tiangco, Mercedes ‘Didi’ Cagas, Romeo Acop, and Estrellita Suansing)

Motu Proprio inquiry on the following:
• Allegations of special privileges granted to inmate-witnesses at the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Custodial Center during the hearings on the proliferation of drug syndicates in the New Bilibid Prisons (NBP)
• Oversight of RA 10575 or the Bureau of Correction (BuCor) Modernization Act
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 865, 2989, 4708 & 4980 – Providing protection to the elderly against abuse, neglect and exploitation, and prescribing penalties for violation thereof (Reps. Victor Yap, Wes Gatchalian, Magnolia Antonino, and Rodel Batocabe)

HB 4569 – Providing for the creation of a council for the welfare of older persons (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)
REVISION OF LAWS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 4661 – Declaring December 8 of every year as a special non-working holiday in the entire country to commemorate the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)

HBs 1637, 1865, 1928, 2028, 2039, 2059, 2097, 2110, 2112, 2129, 2130, 2131, 2132, 2221,2270, 2290, , 2483, 2484, 2615, 2618, 2692 & 2747 – Declaring special non-working holidays in various parts of the country to commemorate special events (Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Garcia, Reps. Christopher ‘Toff’ Vera Perez de Venecia, Juliette Uy, Imelda Marcos, Cesar Sarmiento, Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia, Emi Calixto-Rubiano, Deputy Speaker Frederick ‘Erick’ Abueg, Reps. Zajid Mangudadatu, Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Richard Eusebio, Leo Rafael Cueva, Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, Reps. Suharto Mangudadatu, Lorna Bautista-Bandigan, and Len Alonte-Naguiat)

HBs 2268 & 2325 – Declaring special working holidays in the Provinces of Dinagat Islands and Bohol (Reps. Kaka Bag-ao and Rene Relampagos)

HB 2580 – Declaring December 10 of every year as the Sendong Memorial and Disaster Preparedness Day in Cagayan de Oro City and Iligan City (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 4500 – Declaring February 23 of every year as National Rotary Day and a regular working holiday (Rep. Gus Tambunting)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Makalintal/Aquino Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 725 – Prohibiting the collection of fees from passengers for the use of sanitary facilities located in the land transportation terminals, stations, stops and rest areas (Rep. Maximo Dalog)

HB 72, 706, 2477 & 3642 – Institutionalizing the grant of student fare discount privileges on public transportation (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III, Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, and Dennis Laogan)

HB 755 – Providing for the mandatory installation of closed-circuit television (CCTV) or surveillance (security) camera in every bus being operated for public utility in the country (Rep. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar)

Update on the following
• Interim terminal and Southwest Integrated Passenger Terminal (SWIPT)
• Permanent terminals covering South East, South West and North
• Unified/Common station for LRT/MRT
MUSLIM AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 2623 – Creating a Muslim Trade and Cultural Center of the Philippines in the City of Manila, as the capital of the Philippines, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)
BASES CONVERSION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 469 – Providing for the inclusion of the Fernando Air Base in Lipa City, Batangas in the conversion of military reservations into other productive uses, amending for the purpose RA 7227, as amended, otherwise known as the Bases Conversion and Development Act of 1992 (Deputy Speaker Raneo Abu)

HB 3685 – Amending Section 15 of RA 7227, as amended (Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)
HEALTH
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 918 & 3657 – Institutionalizing health promotion in the Philippines by establishing a Philippine Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, providing for a health promotion fund (Reps. Harry Roque Jr. and Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HJR 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)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1946 & 3052 – Expanding the coverage and strengthening the powers of the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC), amending for the purpose RA 7925, otherwise known as the Public Telecommunications Act of the Philippines (Reps. Vilma Santos-Recto and Victor Yap)

HB 3876 – Expanding the powers of the NTC in classifying short messaging service and internet services as utilities imbued with public interest and providing penalties for violations thereof, amending RA 7925 (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 2165 – Providing for the mandatory domestic processing of all mineral ores, amending for the purpose RA 7942, also known as the Philippine Mining Act of 1995 (Rep. Erlpe John ‘Ping’ Amante)

HB 2915 – Promoting the development of minerals processing and in the process banning the export of iron, nickel, chromite, manganese, black sand, and other strategic metallic ores (Rep. Joseph Stephen Paduano)

HB 3229 – Promoting the development of minerals processing and in the process banning the export of unprocessed mineral ores (Rep. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)

HBs 2852, 4387 & 4799 – Declaring the Province of North Cotabato, the Municipality of Kibungan, Benguet and Cagayan de Oro City as mining free zones (Reps. Jose ‘Pingping’ Tejada, Ronald Cosalan, and Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 488 – Prescribing the standards for responsible mining (Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HB 1405 – Creating the national research center for sustainable mineral industry and providing funds thereof (Rep. Erlpe John ‘Ping’ Amante)

HB 1618 – Declaring as closed to mining applications those areas declared by local government units (LGUs) as no mining zones, amending for the purpose RA 7942 (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 3440 – Classifying the mine rehabilitation and the reserve fund as a public fund, amending for the purpose RA 7942 (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 191, 3862 & 3429 – Institutionalizing citizen’s participation in the budget process (Reps. Anthony Bravo Ph.D., Kaka Bag-ao, and Ramon ‘Rav’ Rocamora)

HB 568 – Enhancing participatory governance by providing an avenue for civil society organizations (CSOs) to assist in the local decision-making process and through the establishment of a people’s council in every local government unit (LGU), prescribing its powers and functions (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

HB 569 – Providing for people’s direct participation in funding charitable institutions and other development-oriented CSOs through a percentage of their personal income tax (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

Report on the status of HB 1116 in consolidation with HB 1615 - Institutionalizing industry cluster-based programs and projects through inter-local cooperation and people's participation (Reps. Maria Lourdes Acosta-Alba and Orestes Salon)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
01:30 PM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
Briefing by the Road Board on its mission, vision, organizational setup and operations
TOURISM
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Tourism (DOT) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on the National Tourism Development Plan (NTDP) for CY 2016 to 2022 and the National Ecotourism Strategy (NES) and action plan for CY 2013 to 2022

Last Updated: 30-March-2017, 11:04:12 AM