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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.


05-AUGUST-2020 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the HRep Session Hall and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HR 1069 - Investigation into the alleged corruption in the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) (Rep. Michael Defensor)

HR 238 – Investigation into allegations of fraudulent medical claims, mismanagement and negligence, and graft and corruption against PhilHealth for purposes of instituting real reforms, review of PhilHealth policies, and assessment of its effectiveness in the implementation of RA 11223 or the Universal Health Care Law (Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante Jr.)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 741, 1380, 1588, 1800, 1806, 1807, 2026, 2092, 3128, 3256, 3261 & 4743 – Imposing the death penalty on certain heinous crimes, repealing for the purpose RA 9346 or the law prohibiting the imposition of death penalty in the Philippines, and further amending Act 3815, as amended, otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code, RA 9165, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, RA 7080 or the law defining and penalizing the crime of plunder, RA 8177 or the law designating death by lethal injection, and other special penal laws (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Fredenil ‘Fred’ Castro, Minority Leader Bienvenido Abante Jr., Reps. Rogelio ‘Ruel’ Pacquiao, Robert Ace Barbers, Deputy Speaker Raneo ‘Ranie’ Abu, Rep. Doy Leachon, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Wes Gatchalian and Eric Go Yap)
DANGEROUS DRUGS (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Technical Working group meeting on:

HBs 68, 2765 & 5932 – Strengthening drug abuse prevention and control, amending for the purpose RA 9165, as amended, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002 (Reps. Robert Ace Barbers, Rufus Rodriguez, and Manuel Cabochan III)

HB 368 – Adopting the higher prescribed penalty, including death, of the national law of an alien found guilty of trafficking dangerous drugs and other similar substances, amending for the purpose RA 9165 (Rep. Victor Yap)

HB 742 – Amending certain provisions of RA 9165 [by strengthening the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and establishing the PDEA Academy, among others] (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HBs 896 & 1548 – Providing for the immediate destruction/disposition of the confiscated, seized and/or surrendered dangerous drugs, plant sources of dangerous drugs, and controlled precursors and essential chemicals, amending for the purpose RA 9165, as amended (Reps. Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño and Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 1547 – Providing for the legal procedure in the disposition and rehabilitation of drug dependents and/or drug pushers or dealers who voluntarily surrender, amending for the purpose RA 9165, as amended (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 2995 – Exempting journalists from acting as anti-drug operations witnesses and amending RA 10640 or the law further strengthening the anti-drug campaign of the government, amending for the purpose Section 21 of RA 9165 (Rep. France Castro)

HB 3755 – Amending Section 36 of RA 9165, on drug testing (by providing for random drug testing instead of a mandatory one) (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 4104 – Further amending Section 21 of RA 9165, as amended by RA 10640 (by allowing the presence of media to cover anti-drug operations for journalism purposes only) (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 5761 – Strengthening the drug abuse prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation, amending for the purpose RA 9165 (Rep. Jose Christopher Belmonte)
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
10:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 6297 – Strengthening the right of the people to free expression, to peaceably assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances, repealing for the purpose Batas Pambansa Blg. 880 or the Public Assembly Act of 1985 (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)
METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Combination of physical meeting at HRep Conference Room 1&2 and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Update on the situation of public utility vehicles (PUVs) in Metro Manila, taking into account the response of the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) dated 24 July 2020 to the request of the Committee dated 09 July 2020, seeking considerable increases in the volume of PUVs allowed to operate in Metro Manila corresponding to public demand and corollary thereto, the opening of more routes for traditional public utility jeepneys (PUJs)

Update on the dedicated median lane project in EDSA, taking into account the recent spate of accidents thereto
GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION jt w/ AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 7, 122, 1542, 2827, 3010, 3240, 3471, 4350, 4480, 6185, 6226 & 6433 - Creating the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, providing for its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Speaker Alan Peter 'Compañero' Cayetano, Reps. Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo, Alfredo Garbin, Jr., Rufus Rodriguez, Raul 'Boboy' Tupas, Janice Salimbangon, Anna Marie Villaraza-Suarez, Deputy Speakers Vilma Santos-Recto and Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Ron Salo, Argel Joseph Cabatbat, and Shirlyn Bañas-Nograles)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 7038 & 7162 – Providing protection to individuals engaged in the food and grocery delivery services (Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting and Eric Olivarez)

HB 7028 – Instituting a national unemployment insurance program for the Philippines and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Stella Luz Quimbo)

Last Updated: 20-September-2020, 11:27:43 AM