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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.


31-JANUARY-2018 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
ECOLOGY - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HRs 705 & 709 – Inquiry into the status of initiatives being implemented by the Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) and the government in general relative to the rehabilitation of Laguna de Bay (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon and Enrico Pineda)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Part III:

HB 6337 – Establishing an office of PAG-IBIG Fund in Maasin City, Southern Leyte (Rep. Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Part II:

HBs 2143 & 3064 – Establishing the People's Broadcasting Corporation, abolishing the People's Television Network, Inc. (PTNI) (Reps. Alfredo Vargas III and Jorge Almonte)

HB 2631 – Amending Section 9 of RA 7306 or the Charter of the PTNI, by allowing the PTNI to show live proceedings of the sessions and committee hearings of the Senate and House of Representatives from gavel to gavel and that such live proceedings must be shown without editing nor commentary (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)

HB 5460 – Establishing an independent broadcast system in the country, providing funds therefor (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HR 133 – Calling for a review of the provisions and status of implementation of RA 10390 or the law revitalizing the PTNI, before transforming the government-run television network into a public service broadcaster (Rep. Lucy Gomez)

HB 6271 – Mandating the transfer of Radyo ng Bayan DYSL in Sogod to Liloan, Southern Leyte (Rep. Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ TRANSPORTATION and LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Part I:

HB 1103 – Creating the Metro Rail Transit Regulatory Authority to oversee fare rates in public and/or private rail transit systems (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 5458 – Instituting the Philippine National Railway Authority (PNRA) (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HBs 6593 & 6959 – Restructuring the Philippine national railway system, creating the PNRA, regulating the operations of the Philippine Railway Corporations, appropriating funds therefor (Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez and Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HB 6837 – Accelerating the development of a national railway system, creating for the purpose the National Railway Authority, prescribing its powers, functions, and duties (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HR 203 – Calling on the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to lay down the framework for the general refurbishment of the Philippine National Railways’ (PNR) mass transport system (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt. w/ ENERGY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 5020 - Abolishing the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC), creating for the purpose the Board of Energy as an attached agency of the Department of Energy (DOE) (Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
JUSTICE (Subcommittee on Correctional Reforms)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Update on the proliferation of illegal drug syndicates and illegal drug trade in the New Bilibid Prison (NBP)

Update on the planned transfer of the NBP from Muntinlupa to Fort Magsaysay in Laur, Nueva Ecija
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 4722, 5630, 5779, 5841, 5843 & 6322 – Institutionalizing telecommuting in the workplace (Reps. Manuel Monsour Del Rosario III, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Sherwin Tugna, Alfredo Vargas III, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, and ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 5, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 6208 – Establishing the Philippine Legislative Police (PLP) and appropriating funds therefor (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
TRANSPORTATION jt. w/ PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by concerned government agencies on the traffic management plan, timeline and right-of-way acquisition of Build Build Build Dutertenomics projects for Greater Manila Area

Discussion on railway safety and other related issues
INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 115 – Recognizing, protecting, and strengthening the indigenous peoples and local communities conserved areas and territories (ICCA), acknowledging their contributions to biodiversity conservation and protection of key biodiversity areas, establishing for the purpose the National ICCA Registry, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)
AGRARIAN REFORM (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on the draft Substitute Bill to HB 5085 – Regulating the establishment and implementation of agribusiness ventures arrangements (AVAs) in agrarian reform lands (Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)
WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Speaker's Social Hall, 2/F Main Building
HB 6595 – Recognizing the civil partnership of couples, providing for their rights and obligation (Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Reports on the following:

• Substitute Bill to HBs 2178 & 4015 – Establishing the National Mariculture Program, and providing funds therefor (Reps. Vilma Santos-Recto and Michael Romero Ph.D.)
• HBs 407 & 1363; 3063; & 5331 – Establishing fisheries and aquatic resources training, development, and product centers in the Provinces of Cagayan, Aklan, and Lanao del Norte and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Baby Aline Vargas-Alfonso, Carlito Marquez, and Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)
• HBs 788; 1410; 1411; 1412; 1961; 1962; 3554; 3576; 4455; 4456; 4457; 4458; 4459; 4460; 4461; 4680; 6110; 6151; 6289; 6290; 6291; & 6292 – Establishing fish ports, fish breeding farms and hatcheries, and mariculture development parks in various parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Gerald Anthony ‘Samsam’ Gullas Jr., Erlpe John ‘Ping’ Amante, Estrellita Suansing, Maria Vida Bravo, Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe, Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas, Vicente ‘Ching’ Veloso, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HBs 48 & 2126 – Establishing marine protected areas in all coastal municipalities and cities (Reps. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun and Benhur Salimbangon)

HBs 6392, 6488-6490 & 6502 – Establishing multi-species breeding farms and marine hatcheries in the Provinces of Palawan, Albay, and Lanao del Norte and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Gil ‘Kabarangay’ Acosta, Fernando Gonzalez, and Abdullah Dimaporo)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 2958 – Creating an Amusement Parks Safety Board (Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo)

HB 6424 – Requiring operators of amusement or theme parks and adventure or extreme sports facilities to institutionalize safety measures and secure comprehensive general liability insurance coverage for their clients (Rep. Frederick Siao)
JOINT SUBCOMMITTEE OF THE COMMITTEE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENT, COMMITTEE ON MUSLIM AFFAIRS, AND SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON PEACE, RECONCILIATION, AND UNITY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
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)

Adoption of Internal Rules of Procedure of the Joint Committees and proposed schedule of Committee meetings and public consultations
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on its plans and programs for North Luzon, particularly on River Basin Management/Watershed Management Program and Solid Waste Management Program
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Discussion on the status of implementation of RA 9418 or the Volunteerism Act of 2007 in relation to HRs 780 & 799

Referral of Privilege Speech 310 – On the essence of democracy and value of dissent (Rep. Tom Villarin)
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HB 6446 – Recognizing the capacity of the Filipino spouse to remarry when the alien spouse has obtained a foreign judicial decree of absolute divorce, amending for the purpose EO 209, otherwise known as the Family Code of the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano)

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