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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


DAILY SCHEDULE

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


04-MARCH-2020 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 5906 – Amending certain provisions of RA 10667, or the law providing for a national competition policy prohibiting anti-competitive agreements, abuse of dominant position and anti-competitive mergers and acquisitions, establishing the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) and appropriating funds therefor (by enhancing the PCC’s ability to enforce its mandate and update its system and standards for remuneration, as well as by shifting to a voluntary merger review regime, among others) (Rep. Stella Luz Quimbo)
HB 6243 – Strengthening the powers of the PCC and legislating the national competition policy, amending for the purpose RA 10667, otherwise known as the Philippine Competition Act (Rep. Sharon Garin)
LAND USE (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rm. 5, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 105, 158, 564, 2323, 2550, 2715, 2833, 3062, 3244, 3556, 4347, 4398, 5255 & 5534 – Instituting a National Land Use and Management Policy, providing the implementing mechanism and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Lawrence 'Law' Fortun, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Rodrigo Abellanosa, Lucy Torres-Gomez, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Jose Enrique 'Joet' Garcia III, Rufus Rodriguez, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Joey Sarte Salceda, Joaquin Chipeco Jr., Joy Myra Tambunting, Francis Gerald Aguinaldo Abaya, Stella Luz Quimbo, and Deputy Speaker Aurelio 'Dong' Gonzales Jr.)

HBs 706 & 2367 – Instituting a national land use policy, providing the implementing mechanisms therefor (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon and Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

HB 2892 – Instituting the national land, water, and air use policy of the Republic of the Philippines, providing the implementing mechanisms therefor (Rep. Josephine Ramirez-Sato)

HB 3297 – Providing for a national land use and development program, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)
BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 6174 – Further strengthening the Anti-Money Laundering Law, amending for the purpose RA 9160, otherwise known as the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2001, as amended (Rep. Junie Cua)
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 100, 838 & 2263 – Instituting absolute divorce and dissolution of marriage in the Philippines (Reps. Edcel Lagman, Arlene Brosas, and Pantaleon Alvarez)
CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HBs 1103 & 1443– Regulating medical education, licensure, residency, and practice in the Philippines, repealing for the purpose RA 2382 or the Medical Act of 1959, as amended (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D. and Luis Campos Jr.)
PEACE, RECONCILIATION AND UNITY (Organizational meeting)
Agenda
10:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Organizational meeting

Briefing by the Philippine National Police (PNP) on the profiling of Muslim students in high school, colleges, and universities in Manila
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
10:30 AM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1226 & 5281 – Redefining the crime of game fixing and prescribing stiffer penalties therefor (Reps. Enrico Pineda and Angelo Marcos Barba)

HB 4594 – Institutionalizing a comprehensive national grassroots sports development program centered in the Philippine national games (Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez)

HR 388 – Prohibiting all collegiate leagues from recruiting, acquiring and using non-Filipino citizens and foreign imports as players, in effect stopping the growth and development of "homegrown Filipino players" and shortchanging the development of various sports programs in the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HRs 701 & 708 – Congratulating and commending Alexandra M. Eala for winning in the 2020 Australian Open - Junior Girl Doubles (Reps. John Reynald Tiangco and Eric Martinez)

HR 679 – Congratulating and commending athletes from the Province of Bohol who won and participated in the 2019 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games held in the Philippines (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

HR 680 – Congratulating and commending the Speaker of the House of Representatives and Chairperson of the Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC), Honorable Alan Peter S. Cayetano, and the President of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC), Honorable Abraham ‘Bambol’ N. Tolentino for their exemplary leadership in the successful hosting of the 30th SEA Games (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

HR 690 – Congratulating and commending Dexler Bolambao for winning the Philippines' first gold medal in Arnis at the 30th SEA Games (Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez)
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rm. 6, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on the Joint Administrative Order No. 1-2019 issued by the Department of Finance (DOF) and the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
HB 83 – Increasing the minimum monthly pension of private sector pensioners by amending Section 12 of RA 11199, otherwise known as the Social Security Act of 2018 (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 1551 – Mandating a ₱2,000 across-the-board increase in the monthly pension of Social Security System (SSS) member-pensioners and rationalizing the powers, duties and accountabilities of the Social Security Commission (SSC), further amending for the purpose RA 1161, as amended by RA 8282, otherwise known as the Social Security Act of 1997 (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 2393 – Increasing the pensions under the SSS, amending for the purpose Section 12 of RA 1161, as amended (Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco)

HJRs 1, 2 & 6 – Urging the SSS to release the 2nd tranche of increase in the monthly pension of members not later than January 1, 2020 (Reps. Carlos Isagani Zarate, Antonio ‘Tonypet’ Albano, and Mark Go)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 1670 – Amending Article 83 of PD 442, otherwise known as the Labor Code of the Philippines, as amended (by removing the limit of normal work hours to a more flexible work duration) (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 1904 – Increasing the normal work hours per day under a compressed work week scheme, amending Articles 83, 87 and 91 of PD 442, as amended (Rep. Mark Go)

HB 5471 – Allowing the adoption of alternative work arrangements, amending for the purpose PD 442, as amended (Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)
NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 2251, 3975, 6025 & 6077 – Strengthening the employment rights for members of the Citizen Armed Forces for the reserved force of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III, Deputy Speakers Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr. and Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, and Rep. Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas)

HB 206 – Providing for the development of a national defense industry through the strengthening and revitalizing of the Self-Reliant Defense Posture (SRDP) Program, incentivizing in-country enterprises, rationalizing defense acquisition, and creating the Office of the Undersecretary for Defense Technology Research and Industry Development under the Department of National Defense (DND), and providing funds therefor (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

HB 2246 – Establishing a Philippine SRDP, repealing for the purpose PD 415 or the law authorizing the Secretary of National Defense to enter into defense contracts to implement projects under the SRDPs (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)
TOURISM
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1341, 1772, 2095–2098, 2292–2296, 2371–2373, 2420 & 2651 – Declaring parks, shrines, falls, caves, lakes, or mountains in certain parts of the country as ecotourism zones, tourist destinations or heritage parks (Reps. Mark Go, Eric Olivarez, Jumel Anthony Espino, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Cyrille 'Beng' Abueg-Zaldivar, and Joseph Sto. Niño Bernos)

HBs 1944, 1989, 2105, 2284, 2680, 3648, 3917, 3918, 4080 & 4200 – Declaring provinces, cities, municipalities, or barangays in certain parts of the country as tourism zones/destinations (Reps. Lawrence 'Law' Fortun, Frederick Siao, Erico Aristotle Aumentado, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, Wilfrido Mark Enverga, Mercedes ‘Didi’ Cagas, and Christopher V.P. De Venecia, and Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HB 2696 – Declaring the Province of Camarines Norte as the surfing capital of the Bicol Region (Rep. Marisol Panotes)

HB 2792 – Declaring the Dao Tree located within a pocket secondary forest in the Integrated Forest Management Agreement (IFMA) area of the E. Pelaez Ranch in Bayombong, Barangay Cugman, Cagayan de Oro City as the Cagayan de Oro Heritage Tree and a tourist attraction (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 3974 – Declaring the Province of Camarines Sur as the wakeboarding capital of the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr.)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY jt. w/ HEALTH (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 40, 500, 1508, 1510, 1703, 2277, 2862, 2929, 3049, 3083, 4816, 5072, 5099, 5310, 5510, 5561, 5630, 5702, 5752 & 5873 – Regulating the manufacture, importation, packaging, use, sale, distribution, and advertisement of electronic nicotine delivery systems and electronic non-nicotine delivery systems (ENDS/ENNDS) and heated tobacco products (HTPs) (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Robert Ace Barbers, Alfredo Garbin Jr., Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Jose Enrique 'Joet' Garcia III, Ron Salo, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Angelina 'Helen' Tan M.D., Eric Olivarez, Kristine Singson-Meehan, Geraldine Roman, Sharon Garin, Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy, Marlyn ‘Len’ Alonte, Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante Jr., Reps. Rufus Rodriguez, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, and Cristal Bagatsing)
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt. w/ NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 4487 – Creating and establishing an Ifugao Rice Terraces Commission for the restoration, preservation and maintenance of the Ifugao Rice Terraces, the only living social and cultural heritage inscribed in the World Heritage List in 1995 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Solomon Chungalao)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 175, 238, 825, 923, 4008 & 5605 – Regulating the planning, design, construction, occupancy, and maintenance of buildings, enacting a New Building Act, repealing PD 1096 or the law adopting a National Building Code of the Philippines (NBCP) thereby revising RA 6541 (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Alfred Vargas, Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Rep. Bayani Fernando, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., and Rep. Romeo Momo)

HB 364 – Providing for the telecommunications technology readiness of buildings and structures, amending certain sections of PD 1096, otherwise known as the National Building Code (Rep. Victor Yap)

HB 1650 – Expediting and streamlining the application process for securing building permits and certificates of occupancy, amending for the purpose certain provisions of RA 6541, otherwise known as the National Building Code of the Philippines (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)

HB 1891 – Strengthening PD 1096, as amended, by mandating a comprehensive nationwide inspection of buildings and imposing stiff penalties against building officials who violate the pertinent provisions of the said Code (Rep. Alfred Vargas)

HB 723 – Promoting the safety of residents, tenants and guests, especially children, in buildings, whether public or private, with two or more floors, through the installation of protective devices or structures to prevent accidental falling or suicide (Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez)

HR 32 – Inquiry into the compliance with the guidelines and implementing rules on earthquake recording instrumentation for buildings as provided for by PD 1096 (Rep. Enrico Pineda)

HR 132 – Conducting an accessibility audit of all public buildings and infrastructures to address the needs and requirements of persons with disability (PWDs) pursuant to Batas Pambansa Bilang 344 (Rep. Alfred Vargas)
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 1671 – Providing for a ₱3,000 increase across the board in the monthly pension of war veterans and their dependents, appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Briefing by the Veterans Federation of the Philippines (VFP) on the operations and management of the 50-hectare VFP Industrial Center in Taguig City

Last Updated: 31-May-2020, 03:38:03 PM