SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service II
Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.
|25-SEPTEMBER-2018 • TUESDAY|
|Committee/Sub-Committee||Time and Venue|
|HEALTH jt. w/ TRADE AND INDUSTRY (Technical Working Group)|
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
|Technical Working Group meeting on:|
HBs 884 – Amending certain sections of RA 9211, otherwise known as the Tobacco Regulation Act of 2003 [by removing a representative from the Tobacco Industry among the members of the Inter-Agency Committee-Tobacco (IAC-Tobacco); prohibiting smoking in public and private conveyances; and requiring the posting of smoking and non-smoking signages for the issuance and/or renewal of business permits] (Rep. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)
HB 885 – Increasing to 21 years old the minimum age in the sale of tobacco products, thereby amending for this purpose RA 9211 (Rep. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)
HBs 917 & 925 – Strengthening the IAC-Tobacco to ensure compliance with Article 5.3 of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), thereby amending for this purpose Sections 2, 4, 29, 31, 32, 36 and 39 of RA 9211 (Former Rep. Harry Roque Jr., and Rep. Francis Gerald Abaya)
HB 4129 – Prohibiting smoking in public places nationwide and prescribing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
HB 4713 – Providing for the comprehensive banning of all forms of tobacco advertising, promotions and sponsorships in the Philippines, thereby amending RA 9211 (Rep. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun)
HB 5204 – Requiring the mandatory posting of graphic health warnings in designated smoking areas, amending for this purpose Section 6 of RA 9211 (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)
HB 6462 – Prohibiting the sale of tobacco products and of objects in the form of cigars, tobacco and similar tobacco products to minors (Rep. Lorna Silverio)
HR 973 – Urging the Department of Health (DOH) to adopt harm reduction measures, particularly the use of electronic cigarettes as an alternative for smokers, as part of its national tobacco control strategy (Rep. Anthony Bravo Ph.D.)
|LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT|
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
|HBs 1359 & 3745– Establishing a municipal livelihood and employment resource center in every city and municipality and providing funds therefor (Reps. Roy Loyola and Rodante Marcoleta)|
HB 1296 – Declaring the City of San Jose Del Monte, Province of Bulacan as a Human Resource Capital (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)
HB 7709 – Providing for the establishment of a manpower development institute in the Second District, Province of South Cotabato, to be known as the South Cotabato Manpower Training Center, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez)
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
|Committee Report and the Resolution dismissing the consolidated complaints for impeachment against seven Associate Justices of the Supreme Court filed by Reps. Edcel Lagman, Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr., and Gary Alejano|
|SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT|
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
|Substitute Bill to HBs 4498 & 5540, in consolidation with HBs 7918, 7943 & 8129 – Further promoting entrepreneurship by strengthening, empowering and enhancing the financing programs for micro, small and medium enterprises, amending for the purpose RA 6977, as amended, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Small Enterprises (Reps. Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Michael Romero Ph.D., Deputy Speaker Arthur Yap, Reps. Alfredo Vargas III and Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia)|
Last Updated: 11-October-2018, 05:48:12 PM