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SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.

Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) and Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on the status of African swine fever (ASF) in the country
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 917, 1586, 3992 & 4392 – Institutionalizing the alternative learning system (ALS) for out-of-school children, youth and adults, persons with disabilities (PWDs), indigenous peoples (IPs), and other marginalized sectors of society, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez, Tyrone Agabas, and Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)
09:30 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 193, 232, 1320, 1358, 1829, 2172, 2272, 2481, 2514, 2586, 2725, 2879, 2887, 2895, 2981, 2997, 3172, 3347, 3350, 3380, 3512, 3656, 3987, 4026, 4097, 4098, 4114, 4251, 4329, 4447, 4654, 4807, 4830, 4897, 4944, 5049 & 5141 – Establishing the national framework for water resource management and creating the Department of Water Resources and the Water Regulatory Commission, defining its mandate, powers, and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Estrellita Suansing, Alfredo Vargas III, Rosanna 'Ria' Vergara, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Rufus Rodriguez, Ron Salo, Angelina 'Helen' Tan M.D., Lorenz Defensor, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero, Ph.D., Reps. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Erico Aristotle Aumentado, John Marvin 'Yul Servo' Nieto, Josephine Ramirez-Sato, Deputy Speaker Aurelio 'Dong' Gonzales Jr., Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo, Joselito 'Joel' Sacdalan, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano, Reps. Raul 'Boboy' Tupas, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Henry Villarica, Joy Myra Tambunting, Eric Olivarez, Deputy Speakers Ferdinand Hernandez and Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Aloy Lim, Frederick Siao, and David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez)

Substitute Bill to HB 3740 – Expanding enterprise-based education and training, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 4796 in consolidation with HB 3424 – Establishing a comprehensive system for registration and licensing of social welfare and development agencies and accreditation of social welfare and development programs and services, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Sandra Eriguel M.D. and Alfredo Vargas III)

Substitute Bill to HBs 4, 30, 164, 195, 338, 398, 563, 885, 1151, 2001, 2133, 2451, 3023, 3084, 3142, 3182, 3214, 3245, 3348, 3459, 3490, 3542, 3913, 3999, 4301, 4313, 4401, 4577, 4709, 4710, 4800, 4844 & 5335 – Creating the Department of Disaster Resilience, defining its mandate, powers, and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Speaker Alan Peter ‘Compañero’ Cayetano, Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Estrellita Suansing, Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Rodrigo Abellanosa, Manuel Cabochan III, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Alfredo Vargas III, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Lawrence 'Law' Fortun, Wilter 'Sharky' Wee Palma II, Eric Olivarez, Joel Mayo Almario, Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino, Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy, Deputy Speaker Aurelio 'Dong' Gonzales Jr., Reps. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Lord Allan Jay Velasco, John Marvin 'Yul Servo' Nieto, Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado, Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, Reps. Tyrone Agabas, David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Lianda Bolilia, Sol Aragones, Joy Myra Tambunting, Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V, Aloy Lim, and Eric Go Yap)

Substitute Bill to HB 289 – Establishing a polytechnic state college in the Municipality of Cuyapo, Province of Nueva Ecija to be known as the Cuyapo Polytechnic State College and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

Substitute Bill to HB 2652 – Converting the Abra State Institute of Sciences and Technology (ASIST) in the Municipality of Lagangilang, including its ASIST-Bangued campus in the Municipality of Bangued, all in the Province of Abra into a state university to be known as the University of Abra and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joseph Sto. Niño Bernos)

Substitute Bill to HB 3194 – Converting the Agusan del Sur State College of Agriculture and Technology (ASSCAT) in the Municipality of Bunawan, Province of Agusan del Sur into a state university, integrating therewith the satellite campus in the Municipality of Trento and all other campuses to be established in the future, to be known as the Agusan del Sur State University (ADSSU) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Eddiebong Plaza)
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
HB 1045 – Granting full insurance coverage to all qualified agrarian reform beneficiaries of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP), amending for the purpose Section 14 of RA 9700, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program Extension with Reforms (Rep. Kristine Singson-Meehan)

HB 3029 – Penalizing the conversion or causing the conversion of irrigated and irrigable lands, amending for the purpose RA 6657, as amended, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law of 1998 (Rep. Wilter ‘Sharky’ Wee Palma II)

HB 4360 – Prohibiting the conversion of irrigated and irrigable agricultural lands for non-agricultural uses, amending for the purpose Section 20 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto)

HB 5083 – Providing for the restructuring and condonation of unpaid interests, penalties, and surcharges on loans secured by farmers, fisherfolk, and agrarian reform beneficiaries from the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), Department of Agriculture (DA), People's Credit and Finance Corporation (PCFC), Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), National Food Authority (NFA), and Quedan and Rural Credit Guarantee Corporation (QUEDANCOR) (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

HB 4735 – Transferring the Provincial Agrarian Reform Office of Lanao del Norte from Iligan City to the Municipality of Tubod, Lanao del Norte and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)
01:00 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Report of the Chairperson on the recent activities of the Committee

HB 840 – Amending RA 7157, otherwise known as the Philippine Foreign Service Act of 1991 (by specifying that two-thirds of diplomatic and permanent missions shall be headed by career ambassadors) (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 4169 – Amending RA 7157, to increase educational allowance for foreign service personnel, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Teodorico Haresco Jr.)

HB 4148 – Reorganizing the foreign service corps of the Philippines (Rep. Ann Hofer)

HB 5316 – Granting lifetime validity of Philippine passports to senior citizens, further amending for the purpose Section 10 of RA 8239, otherwise known as the Philippine Passport Act of 1996, as amended (Rep. Sandra Eriguel M.D.)

Consultation with the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on the Philippine relations to the United States of America and the Russian Federation and on the situation of overseas Filipino in the European region
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 461, 1418 & 4198 – Institutionalizing the convergence strategy for sustainable rural development and providing the implementing mechanisms therefor (Reps. Elisa ‘Olga’ Kho, Wilfrido Mark Enverga, and Victor Yap)

Briefing by the Philippine Carabao Center of the Department of Agriculture (DA) on empowering rural communities through the carabao and buffalo-based enterprises
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
HB 2330 – Establishing the Forensic Science Institute in the University of the Philippines (UP) System, defining its functions and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero)

HB 3203 – Establishing a Bureau of Private Schools to administer, supervise, and regulate private universities, colleges, schools, and other private institutions offering tertiary education in the country, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Eric Olivarez)

HBs 757, 1584 & 2694 – Establishing UP campuses in certain parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Yedda Marie Romualdez, and Greg Gasataya)

Bills granting scholarship/financial assistance to students/teachers:

HB 326 – Promoting comprehensive free public tertiary education by providing for free university services and quality and affordable food services in state universities and colleges, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Sarah Jane Elago)

HB 1082 – Providing free education for the children of uniformed personnel killed in the line of duty (Rep. Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado)

HB 1262 – Providing scholarship grants to students enrolling in teacher education and providing incentives for teaching in public schools (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 1522 – Instituting a public administration and governance scholarship program (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HBs 1642 & 5387 – Creating an advanced studies development program for exceptional employees from the government and the private sector (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III and Florencio Noel)

HB 2054 – Granting scholarships to children of people with disabilities (PWDs) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 2609 – Granting postgraduate scholarship to public elementary and high school teachers in state colleges and universities (Rep. Lianda Bolilia)

HB 3082 – Granting scholarship to all public school teachers and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Irene Gay Saulog)

HB 3176 – Establishing a national scholarship program for studies in nuclear science and nuclear engineering (Rep. Abraham ‘Bambol’ Tolentino)

HB 3485 – Providing for free college education for underprivileged high school students whose general weighted average (GWA) is not lower than 85 percent (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 3702 – Granting cash reward to recipients of academic excellence awards or Latin honors in college (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 3704 – Providing scholarship grants to honor graduates to pursue graduate studies and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 4632 – Fallen Heroes Scholarship for the Youth Act or the Caring Act of 2019 (Rep. Carl Nicolas Cari)

HB 5165 – Granting free post-graduate education to public and private school teachers in state colleges and universities and local universities and colleges and providing funds therefor (Rep. France Castro)

HB 3544 – Converting the City College of San Jose Del Monte, Province of Bulacan into a state university to be known as San Jose Del Monte University and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)

HB 4293 – Fast-tracking countryside development by strengthening research and development through the establishment of a research and development office in JH Cerilles State College in the campuses of Mati, San Miguel, and Dumingag, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Divina Grace Yu)

HBs 5050 & 5134 – Establishing Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) training and assessment centers in Parañaque City and in Isabela City, Province of Basilan, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Eric Olivarez and Mujiv Hataman)
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 179, 217, 475, 520, 689, 1945, 2173, 2253, 2832, 2848, 3027, 3398, 3705, 4006, 4010 & 5287 – Instituting the Magna Carta of Day Care Workers and providing funds therefor (Rep. Horacio Suansing Jr., Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno, Reps. Arlene Brosas, Michael Edgar Aglipay, Stella Luz Quimbo, Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy, Manuel Cabochan III, Rufus Rodriguez, Divina Grace Yu, Wilter ‘Sharky’ Wee Palma II, Strike Revilla, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Tyrone Agabas, Henry Villarica, and Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe)

HBs 137, 3020, 3632 & 4867 – Imposing stiffer penalties for child abuse, exploitation and discrimination, amending for the purpose RA 7610, otherwise known as the Special Protection of Children Against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination Act, as amended (Reps. Geraldine Roman, Wilter ‘Sharky’ Wee Palma II, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., and Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 3520 – Amending RA 9231, or the law providing for the elimination of the worst forms of child labor and affording stronger protection for the working child, amending for this purpose RA 7610, as amended, to foster all efforts to the welfare of children, to promote the best interest of children that are paramount consideration in all actions concerning them, and for other purposes (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)

Creation of a technical working group (TWG) to draft a bill on the Magna Carta of Children

Last Updated: 12-March-2020, 06:50:21 PM