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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.


28-FEBRUARY-2018 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HEALTH
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 268, 716, 897, 1578, 1851, 1964, 2579, 2798, 3089, 3365, 3441, 3497, 3500, 4707, 5378, 5387, 5763, 6153, 6210, 6280 & 6299, HR 786 and Privilege Speech No. 195 – Cancer-related bills (Reps. Geraldine Roman, Alfredo Vargas III, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Estrellita Suansing, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Sol Aragones, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Evelina Escudero, Gary Alejano, Lianda Bolilia, Wes Gatchalian, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Chiqui Roa-Puno, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, and Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HBs 254, 255, 291, 608, 882, 1335, 1414 & 2326 – Strengthening the human organ and tissue donation and transplantation program, providing penalties for violation thereof (Reps. Harry Roque Jr., Harlin Neil Abayon III, Sandra Young Eriguel M.D., Benhur Lopez Jr., Scott Davies Lanete M.D., Ron Salo, and Rene Relampagos)

HB 2012 – Converting the Ramon Magsaysay Provincial Hospital in the Municipality of Iba, Province of Zambales into the Ramon Magsaysay Regional Medical Center, upgrading and modernizing its facilities, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

HBs 2032, 4520 & 7142 – Increasing the bed capacity of certain hospitals in the Provinces of Ilocos Norte, Surigao del Norte, and Lanao del Sur, upgrading their services and facilities and professional health care, authorizing the increase of their medical personnel, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Imelda Marcos, Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers, and Mauyag Papandayan Jr.)

HB 3339 – Providing for the establishment of the Farmers' Medical Center (FMC) to be located in the Municipality of Zaragoza, Province of Nueva Ecija, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HB 6606 – Converting the Siargao District Hospital in the Province of Surigao del Norte into a level three general hospital to be known as the Siargao Islands Medical Center (Rep. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 546 – Investigation into the proliferation of illegal gambling (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HRs 712, 715 & 1445 – Inquiry into the alleged failure of the small town lottery (STL) operations of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) in generating its projected income resulting in the loss of billions of pesos in revenues on the part of the national government and the possible use of STL operations as fronts for jueteng and other illegal numbers games in the country (Reps. Jesulito Manalo, Rodel Batocabe, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HR 1579 – Investigation into alleged irregularities at the PCSO regarding the operation of STL, issuance of permit to Authorized Agency Corporations (AACs), and shortfall in the collection of STL revenues accruing to the government (Rep. Jose Panganiban Jr.)
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1126 – Inquiry into the utilization of the tobacco excise tax and determination of the tangible benefits acquired by tobacco farmers of Ilocos Norte (Rep. Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao)

Motu proprio inquiry into various transactions of the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte in 2012
LOCAL GOVERNMENT jt. w/ MUSLIM AFFAIRS and PEACE, RECONCILIATION, AND UNITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/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)
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 886, 2157, 2653, 2775, 3934, & 5038 – Providing universal social pension to senior citizens, further amending RA 7432, as amended, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2010 (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Enrico Pineda, Luis Jose Angel Campos Jr., Ruwel Peter Gonzaga, Carlos Isagani Zarate, and Rodel Batocabe)

Substitute Bill to HBs 865, 2989, 4708 & 4980 – Protecting senior citizens from violence, defining elder abuse, and prescribing penalties therefor (Reps. Victor Yap, Wes Gatchalian, Magnolia Antonino, and Rodel Batocabe)

HB 6454 – Establishing social pension fund for senior citizens, providing funds therefor (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1649 – Urging the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) to present a rationalization program of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) terminals to ensure a safe, efficient, and comfortable passenger experience (Rep. Cesar Sarmiento)

Discussion on land issues confronting the Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA)
DANGEROUS DRUGS
Agenda
10:00 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
Committee Report on HR 456 and Privilege Speech Nos. 84 and 88 – Investigation into the illegal drug trading activities in the Province of Zamboanga del Norte (Rep. Seth Frederick Jalosjos)

HR 1674 – Inquiry into the reported smuggling of illegal drugs off the coastal waters of Isabela as well as similar incidents in other parts of the country (Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt. w/ PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
10:30 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Approval of the Substitute Bill to HBs 6236, 3278, 3855, 4466, 5683 & 2394 and the corresponding Committee Report – Abolishing the Road Board created by RA 8794 and transferring its powers and functions to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and 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)
GLOBALIZATION AND WTO
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HRs 796 & 797 – Inquiry into the effects on the local livestock, poultry, and vegetable industries of the implementation of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade – World Trade Organization’s (GATT-WTO) policies and programs in the country (Rep. Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HB 83 – Constituting an Administrative Capital City Planning Commission for the purpose of studying the feasibility of relocating the capital and seat of government of the Philippines and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Alfredo ‘Albee’ Benitez)

HBs 228, 1724 & 2125 – Prescribing the mechanisms to facilitate the disposition of idle government-owned lands for socialized housing (Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, and Rosenda Ann Ocampo)

Review of the government socialized housing programs, particularly the affordability of the housing packages and the capacity of the beneficiaries to pay
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 2873 & 5195 – Establishing number portability for mobile telephone service (Reps. Victor Yap and Lord Allan Jay Velasco)

HBs 5765 & 7148 – Requiring public telecommunications entities to provide nationwide mobile number portability to subscribers (Reps. Wes Gatchalian and Alfredo Vargas III)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
HBs 2739 & 7077 – Establishing a mechanism for the sustainable development and use of the Island of Boracay, Province of Aklan, defining for the purpose the mode of acquisition for certain parcels of its public domain classified as agricultural land open to disposition under Proclamation No. 1064 and providing environmental safeguards therefor (Reps. Carlito Marquez and Gary Alejano)

HB 4282 – Reclassifying and converting parcels of timberland located in Barangays 1 and 2 (Poblacion), Bulawan, Carayacay, Libertad, Malobago, Maputi, San Roque, San Miguel in the Municipality of Maslog, and small portions in the Municipalities of Arteche, Oras, and Dolores in the Province of Eastern Samar, as alienable and disposable lands (Rep. Ben Evardone)

HB 6320 – Declaring as agricultural land certain parcels of land of the public domain situated within the City of Surigao, Province of Surigao del Norte (Rep. Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers)

HB 6727 – Declaring the Province of Nueva Vizcaya a mining free zone and providing penalties therefor (Rep. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Tourism (DOT) on its plans and programs for North Luzon
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
HB 2404 – Creating the National Film Archive to be managed by the Film Development Council of the Philippines, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Lucy Gomez)

HB 6811 – Requiring movie, television, and radio producers, including promotion and advertising agencies, and other like entities, employing unemancipated minors to deposit their talent fees or income in a trust fund, imposing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 6826 – Providing for a Magna Carta for Journalists (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS jt. w/ WAYS AND MEANS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 943 & 4905 – Amending Sections 2 and 3 (B) of RA 8794, otherwise known as the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge (MVUC) Act of 2000, by exempting tricycles from the coverage of the road user’s tax (Reps. Tobias ‘Toby’ Tiangco and Manuel Monsour Del Rosario III)

HB 2603 – Creating the Special Mass Transit System Support Fund, amending for the purpose Sections 7 and 8 of RA 8794 (Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto)

HB 2605 – Exempting public utility vehicles from the MVUC, amending for the purpose Sections 2 and 3 of RA 8794 (Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto)

HB 3680 – Reconfiguring the disposition of the monies collected and delineating the status of the special funds, amending for the purpose Sections 7 and 8 of RA 8794 (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HB 4467 – Allocating 5% of the collections from the MVUC to the Department of Education (DepEd) for the inclusion of driver's education subjects in the senior high school curriculum, amending for the purpose RA 8794 (Rep. Ana Cristina Siquian Go)

HB 5570 – Providing funds for the payment of energy costs of street lights, and other road and safety devices installed in national roads, amending for the purpose Section 7 of RA 8794 (Rep. Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño)

HB 5804 – Amending RA 8794, by increasing the MVUC rates (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 5851 – Amending Section 6 of RA 8794 on the penalty for overloading (Rep. Harry Roque Jr.)

HR 1259 – Inquiry into the implementation of RA 8794 with the end in view of enacting legislative measures to address the same (Rep. Evelina Escudero)
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and its attached agencies on their plans and programs for the achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs)

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