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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.


24-SEPTEMBER-2019 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HUMAN RIGHTS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
Organizational meeting

Overview of the Committee’s mandate, systems and procedures, and legislative agenda for the 18th Congress

Briefing by concerned government agencies on their respective mandate and programs in relation to human rights
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1156, 1446, 1619, 2122, 3091, 3263, 3628, 4265 & 4308 – Creating additional branches of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in various parts of the country, amending for the purpose Batas Pambansa Blg. 129, otherwise known as the Judiciary Reorganization Act of 1980, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez, Manuel Zubiri, Aleta Suarez, Joaquin Chipeco Jr., Pantaleon Alvarez, Vicente ‘Ching’ S.E. Veloso III, Abraham ‘Bambol’ Tolentino, Juliette Uy, and Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)

HB 4553 – Amending Article 70 of Act No. 3815, as amended, otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code (by repealing the 5th paragraph of Article 70 which provides that the maximum period of the convict’s sentence shall not exceed 40 years) (Rep. Vicente ‘Ching’ S.E. Veloso III)

HB 741 – Amending Section 1 of RA 9346 or the law prohibiting the imposition of death penalty in the Philippines (by restoring the death penalty for heinous crimes covered under RA 9165, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, as amended) (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HBs 1380, 1588, 1800, 1806, 1807, 2026, 2092, 3128, 3256 & 3261 – Imposing the death penalty on certain heinous crimes, repealing for the purpose RA 9346 or the law prohibiting the imposition of death penalty in the Philippines, further amending Act No. 3815, as amended, and RA 7080 or the law defining and penalizing the crime of plunder, and amending RA 9165, RA 8177 or the law designating death by lethal injection, and other penal laws (Rep. Fredenil ‘Fred’ Castro, Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante Jr., Reps. Rogelio ‘Ruel’ Pacquiao, Robert Ace Barbers, Deputy Speaker Raneo ‘Ranie’ Abu, Rep. Doy Leachon, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, and Rep. Wes Gatchalian)
BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on the Philippine economic and financial status
ENERGY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Philippine National Oil Company on the energy resource development

Briefing by the National Power Corporation (NPC), Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation (PSALM), and the Philippine Independent Power Producers Association (PIPPA) on the electric power generation
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1524 & 3867 – Strengthening the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) (Reps. Alfredo Garbin Jr. and Joseph Sto. Niño Bernos)

HB 1570 – Strengthening the role of GAB in the operation of cockfighting in the Philippines, amending PD 449, otherwise known as the Cockfighting Law of 1974, as amended (Rep. Manuel Way Kurat Zamora)

HB 2625 – Regulating cockfighting (Rep. Sonny ‘SL’ Lagon)

HB 4246 – Further amending PD 449, as amended, and PD 1802-A or the law creating the Philippine Gamefowl Commission, in order to rationalize and strengthen the regulation of cockfighting by local government units (Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE jt. w/ YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 303, 545, 4013 & 4128 – Establishing a Philippine High School for Sports and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Victor Yap, Wilfrido Mark Enverga, Henry Villarica, and Atty. Alyssa Sheena Tan CPA)

HBs 2545, 2867, 2875, 3277 & 4344 – Creating and establishing the National Academy of Sports, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speakers Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Michael Romero Ph.D., and Roberto Puno, Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez and Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 4084 – Creating the National Academy of Sports for high school students in the City of Ormoc, Province of Leyte and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez)

HB 4248 – Creating a high school for sports in the City of Balanga, Province of Bataan to be known as the Bataan High School for Sports, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

HB 4249 – Establishing at least one high school for sports in every region and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt. w. DISASTER MANAGEMENT
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 4 – Creating the Emergency Response Department (ERD), appropriating funds therefor (Speaker Alan Peter ‘Compañero’ Cayetano)

HB 885 – Establishing the Emergency Management Agency (EMA), amending for this purpose RA 10121, otherwise known as the Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010 (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)

HB s 30, 164, 195, 338, 398, 563, 1151, 2451, 3023, 3084, 3142, 3214, 3348, 3459, 3490, 3542, 3999, 4301, 4313, 4401 & 4577 – Creating the Department of Disaster Resilience, defining its powers and functions, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Estrellita Suansing, Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Rodrigo Abellanosa, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Lawrence 'Law' Fortun, Wilter 'Sharky' Wee Palma II, Eric Olivarez, Joel Mayo Almario, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, John Marvin 'Yul Servo' Nieto, Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado, Tyrone Agabas, David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Lianda Bolilia, and Sol Aragones)

HB 2001 – Creating the Department of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, defining its mandates, powers and functions, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)

HB s 2133 & 3182 – Creating the Department of Disaster Management, defining its powers and functions and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Precious Hipolito Castelo and Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino)

HB 3245 – Creating the Department of Disaster and Emergency Management, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Aurelio 'Dong' Gonzales Jr.)

HB 3913 – Creating the Philippine Disaster and Emergency Management Authority, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Organizational meeting
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 810, 904, 1389 & 4303 – Creating barangays in certain parts of the country (Rep. Genaro Alvarez Jr., Deputy Speaker Johnny Ty Pimentel, Reps. Joselito 'Joel' Sacdalan, and Elpidio Barzaga Jr.)

HB 3300 – Declaring November 8 of every year as a special nonworking public holiday in the Eastern Visayas Region to be known as the Yolanda Commemoration Day (Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez)

HB 3416 – Declaring February 24 of every year as a special working holiday in the Province of Zamboanga Sibugay in commemoration of its founding anniversary to be known as Araw ng Sibugay (Rep. Wilter 'Sharky' Wee Palma II)

HBs 41, 180 & 650– Changing the term of office of barangay officials and members of the Sangguniang Kabataan from three to five years, amending for the purpose Section 43 of RA 7160, as amended, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Reps. Francisco 'Kiko' Benitez, Horacio Suansing Jr., and Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 89, 2176 & 3756 – Changing the term of office of all barangay officials from three years to five years and providing a system for recall, amending for the purpose Sections 43 and 74 of RA 7160, respectively (Reps. Alfredo Garbin Jr., Precious Hipolito Castelo, and Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 2998 – Transferring the capital and seat of government of the Province of Rizal from the City of Pasig, Metro Manila to the City of Antipolo, Province of Rizal (Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno)
POVERTY ALLEVIATION
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Report by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on the draft implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of RA 11310, otherwise known as the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) Act
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 931, 1166, 2469, 2546, 3102, 3275, 3404 & 3498 – Strengthening and modernizing the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), providing funds therefor (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Rep. Joel Mayo Almario, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez, Joey Sarte Salceda, and Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado)

Briefing by the Philippine National Police (PNP), BFP, and Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) on their respective legislative agenda
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Organizational meeting

HBs 47, 396, 420, 625, 905, 1029, 1071, 1354, 1571, 2060, 2175, 2276, 2386, 2483, 2531, 2551, 2608, 2647, 2727, 2874, 2888, 2890, 2959, 3037, 3100, 3187, 3268, 3316, 3500, 3515, 3652, 3670, 3937, 3959 & 4042 – Postponing the May 2020 Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections, amending for the purpose RA 9164, as amended (Reps. Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V, Edgar Erice, Rufus Rodriguez, Joel Mayo Almario, Deputy Speaker Johnny Ty Pimentel, Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Deputy Speaker Raneo ‘Ranie’ Abu, Reps. Jake Vincent Villa, Rodrigo Abellanosa, Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes, Estrellita Suansing, Diego ‘Nonoy’ Ty, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Lianda Bolilia, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Wes Gatchalian, Jocelyn Fortuno, Edgar Mary Sarmiento, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo, Ann Hofer, Strike Revilla, Edgar Chatto, Mark Go, Raul Del Mar, Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Genaro Alvarez Jr., Rico Geron, Vincent Garcia, Juliet Marie De Leon Ferrer, and Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on its mandate, plans and programs, accomplishments from 2016-2019, and priority legislative agenda for the 18th Congress

Briefing by the Small Business Corporation (SB Corp.) on the salient features and status of implementation of the Pondo ng Pagbabago at Pag-asenso (P3) Program

HBs 59, 192, 344, 402 & 1222 – Setting the minimum paid-up capital and locally produced stock inventory requirements for foreign retail business enterprises, amending for the purpose RA 8762, otherwise known as the Retail Trade Liberalization Act of 2000 (Reps. Victor Yap, Estrellita Suansing, Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)

HB 3502 – Amending RA 8762 (by removing the equity and capitalization requirements in the retail sector) (Rep. Lorna Silverio)

HB 4484 – Amending RA 8762, by providing stiffer penalties and sanctions (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)

Last Updated: 12-November-2019, 05:20:15 PM