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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.


27-FEBRUARY-2018 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 140 – Reducing the water rates and charges for water users in the barangay/s hosting the water source within a water district, thereby amending PD 198, as amended (Rep. Victoria Isabel Noel)

HB 221 – Creating the National Water Resources Management Authority and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica)

HB 479 – Instituting a national dam safety program, establishing the National Dam Safety Authority, penalizing violations therefor (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HBs 517 & 2075 – Rationalizing the economic regulation of water utilities, creating the Water Regulatory Commission (Reps. Bernadette Herrera-Dy and Josephine Ramirez-Sato)

HB 5025 – Amending RA 6234 or the law creating the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and dissolving the National Waterworks and Sewerage Authority, by specifying that MWSS is a purely regulatory agency (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HB 6193 – Granting one-time condonation of interest arrearages and penalties in favor of qualified local water districts (LWDs) pertaining to their loans with the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) (Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 5590, 5593, 343, 930, 1056, 2385, 2387, 2828, 2832, 2868, 3897, 4652 & 4687 – Reforming the budget process by enforcing greater accountability in Public Financial Management (PFM), promoting fiscal sustainability, strengthening Congress’ power of the purse, instituting an integrated PFM system, and increasing budget transparency and participation (Reps. Karlo Alexei Nograles, Alfredo Vargas III, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Francis Gerald Abaya, Magnolia Antonino, Henedina Abad, Deputy Speaker Rolando Andaya Jr., Reps. Tom Villarin, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Emmi de Jesus, and John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1557, 1570 & 3134 – Granting incentives to Filipino filmmakers who are given honors in notable international film festivals and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Alfredo Vargas III, and Strike Revilla)

Substitute Bill to HB 2094 – Declaring Filipino sign language as the national sign language of the Filipino deaf and the official sign language of government in all transactions involving the deaf, and mandating its use in schools, broadcast media, and workplaces (Rep. Antonio Tinio)

Substitute Bill to HBs 4018, 4904, 5023, 5326, 5433, 5443 & 6190 – Replacing the quantitative import restrictions on rice with tariffs, amending for the purpose RA 8178, as amended, creating the Agricultural Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (Reps. Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia, Arthur Yap, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Cecilia Leonila Chavez, Jose Panganiban Jr., Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin, and Rep. Rico Geron)

Substitute Bill to HB 5158 – Providing a socialized microfinancing program for micro enterprises, thereby promoting entrepreneurship (Rep. Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia)

Substitute Bill to HB 3335 – Promoting the development of entrepreneurship skills among government employees to inspire innovativeness and to ensure their productivity even beyond government service (Rep. Victoria Isabel Noel)

Substitute Bill to HBs 5729, 5889, 5923 & 6287 – Instituting a Philippine Labor Force Competencies Program, and establishing free access to technical and vocational training programs (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III, Sherwin Tugna, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HBs 6236, 3278, 3855, 4466, 5683 & 2394 – Abolishing the Road Board created by RA 8794 and transferring its powers and functions to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and to the Department of Transportation (DOTr), amending for the purpose RA 8794 (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, Reps. Rosenda Ann Ocampo, Anthony Bravo Ph.D., Ana Cristina Siquian Go, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., and Carlos Isagani Zarate)
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1188 – Inquiry into the alleged grossly disadvantageous lease contract entered into by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PhilExport), and Manila Exposition Complex, Inc. (MECI) (Rep. Ben Evardone)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Continuation of the hearing on the determination of probable cause in relation to the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno
LOCAL GOVERNMENT jt. w/ MUSLIM AFFAIRS and PEACE, RECONCILIATION, AND UNITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 92, 6121, 6263 & 6475 – Providing for the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), repealing for the purpose RA 9054, or the law strengthening and expanding the Organic Act for the ARMM, and RA 6734 or the law providing for an Organic Act for the ARMM (Deputy Speaker Bai Sandra Sinsuat Sema, Reps. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, and Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
CLIMATE CHANGE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 201 – Providing funds for the coastal management development programs of coastal cities and municipalities with the aim of enhancing, rehabilitating and improving the country’s coastal marine resources (Rep. Jose Carlos Cari)

HB 2969 – Establishing a coastal climate change adaptation program for coastal local government units (CLGUs) by providing them financial and technical assistance (Rep. Elenita Milagros ‘Eileen’ Ermita-Buhain)

HB 5672 – Adopting integrated coastal ecosystem management as a national strategy to ensure the sustainable development of coastal and marine environment and resources, establishing supporting mechanisms for its implementation, and providing funds therefor (Rep. Ma. Lourdes Acosta-Alba)
MINDANAO AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) on the status of all projects, plans and programs for Mindanao
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 5507– Declaring as unlawful the membership in any Philippine court proscribed or United Nations Security Council-designated terrorist organization and providing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Amado Espino Jr.)

HB 7141 – Amending RA 9372, otherwise known as the Human Security Act of 2007 (by deleting provisions that are redundant with existing laws and anti-law enforcement, among other amendments) (Rep. Amado Espino Jr.)
SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Small Business Corporation (SBCorp), and Department of Budget and Management (DBM) on their programs/projects and budget for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) for 2018 and 2019
TRANSPORTATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HR 1584 - Urging all concerned government agencies to protect the rights and promote the welfare of passengers using the country's port system or RORO network (Rep. Cesar Sarmiento)

Last Updated: 13-December-2018, 06:08:07 PM