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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.


09-DECEMBER-2020 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HEALTH
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 7200, 7202, 7934 & 8093 – Protecting Filipinos from the harmful effects of trans-fatty acids (Reps. Alfred Delos Santos, Ronnie Ong, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HBs 5688, 6391, 6479, 6828, 7074, 7387, 7408 & 8048 – Converting/upgrading/increasing the bed capacity of hospitals in certain parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Tyrone Agabas, Paul Ruiz Daza, Gil ‘Kabarangay’ Acosta Jr., Ma. Lourdes Arroyo, Maria Fe Abunda, Roger Mercado, Raneo ‘Ranie’ Abu, and Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)

HBs 6372 & 6966 – Re-nationalizing the Ragay and Sipocot District Hospitals in the Province of Camarines Sur, and the Polillo Medicare Community Hospital in the Province of Quezon, respectively, placing them under the control and supervision of the Department of Health (DOH), and appropriating funds therefor [Reps. Marissa Andaya (dec.) and Wilfrido Mark Enverga]
NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 206 & 2246 – Establishing a Philippine Self-Reliant Defense Posture Program (Reps. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III and Manuel Cabochan III)

HBs 941, 4048 & 4050 – Prescribing fixed terms for the Chief of Staff and Major Service Commanders of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III and Johnny Ty Pimentel)

HB 7677 – Prescribing a fixed term for the Chief of Staff and a minimum term for the Major Service Commanders of the AFP (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HBs 7939 & 8056 – Strengthening professionalism and continuity of policies and modernization initiatives of the AFP by prescribing fixed terms for the Chief of Staff/Chairman of the Joint Chiefs and other key officers thereof, increasing the mandatory age of retirement of General/Flag Officers, providing for a more effective attrition system, repealing Sections 5, 10, 11 & 12 of PD 1638 (the law establishing a new system of retirement and separation for military personnel of the AFP), as amended, and Sections 3 and 4 of RA 8186 [the law prescribing officer grade distribution in the active force of the AFP and limiting the tenure of officers in the grade of Colonel/Captain (Philippine Navy) and General/Flag Officers in the AFP], as amended; and amending Section 1 of RA 9188 (the law strengthening the professionalism in the AFP)
(Reps. Alfred Vargas and Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 7312 & 7672 - Institutionalizing the "One Town, One Product" Philippines Program, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Argel Joseph Cabatbat and Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

Update by concerned government agencies and private entities on recent resolutions/policies in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic, as follows:
• Allowing minors to go to the malls provided they are accompanied by their parents; and
• Shortening the curfew hours in the National Capital Region (NCR) from the current 12 AM-4 AM to 12 AM-3 AM for the traditional Simbang Gabi

Briefing by the Philippine International Trading Corporation (PITC) on its mandate, functions, operations, and performance
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 2482 – Declaring May 8th of each year as a special working holiday all over the country to honor our public transportation drivers (Rep. Claudine Diana Bautista)

HB1388 – Providing for the development, rehabilitation, and modernization of Naval Airport in the Province of Biliran and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Gerardo 'Gerryboy" Espina Jr.)

HB 2112 – Providing for the Ubay Airport development to accommodate commercial, domestic and aviation training flights, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Erico Aristotle Aumentado)

HB 2769 – Providing for the establishment and construction of an international airport in the center of Mindanao, particularly in the area between Damulog, Bukidnon in the north; Antipas, North Cotabato in the east; Carmen, North Cotabato in the south; and Alamada, North Cotabato in the west, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriquez)

HB 4238 – Providing for the establishment and construction of an airport in the Municipality of Luuk, Province of Sulu, for the benefit of the entire Province of Sulu, to be known as Luuk Airport, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Munir Arbison)

HB 4393 – Designating Mati Airport in Davao Oriental as the official alternate airport to the Davao International Airport and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joel Mayo Almario)

HB 7847 – Establishing a domestic, commercial airport in the Municipality of San Francisco, Province of Cebu, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Vincent Franco ‘Duke’ Frasco)
CLIMATE CHANGE
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HR 1391 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives for the Government of the Republic of the Philippines to submit the first Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) to the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) on or before 31 December 2020 (Rep. Edgar Chatto)
WOMEN AND GENDER EQUALITY
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Forum via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Virtual Forum on the State of Local Response Mechanisms for Gender-based Violence (GBV) and Violence Against Women (VAW)

(Part of the observance of the 2020 18-day campaign to end VAW from November 25 to December 12 with the theme: “VAW-Free Community Starts with Me”)
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
10:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 1526 – Banning minors from full-contact competitive sports, imposing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 5808 – Assisting young athletes by providing programs and incentives for their development (Rep. Jake Vincent Villa)
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 7792 – Strengthening the current function of the National Integrated Fisheries Technology Development Center (NIFTDC) of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and renaming it to Philippine Center for Aquaculture and Fisheries Development and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)
ENERGY jt. w/ TRADE AND INDUSTRY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working group meeting on the Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 302, 5642 & 7251 – Establishing the regulatory framework for the safe operations of the liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) industry, delineating the powers and functions of various government agencies, defining and penalizing certain acts (Reps. Victor Yap, Allan Ty, and Deputy Speaker Wes Gatchalian)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 69, 578, 7063, 7411 & 7746 – Strengthening the procedure for registration of voters and adopting a system of online registration, amending for the purpose certain sections of RA 8189, otherwise known as the Voter’s Registration Act of 1996 (Rep. Robert Ace Barbers, Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez, and Rep. Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo)

HB 2761 – Rationalizing the proceedings in and resolution of electoral protests (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)
MINDANAO AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HR 520 – Formulating a three-year security and development plan for the whole of Mindanao (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

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