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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-JULY-2020 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES jt. w/ GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
01:00 PM
HRep Session Hall and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook pages of the HRep and of Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano)
I. SUMMATION OF THE ISSUES DISCUSSED IN RELATION TO THE FOLLOWING BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS ON THE RENEWAL OR GRANT OF FRANCHISE TO ABS-CBN:
• Rep. Rufus Rodriguez
• Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta

HBs 676, 3521, 3713, 3947, 4305, 5608, 5705, 5753, 6052, 6138 & 6293 – Renewing for another 25 years the franchise granted to ABS-CBN Corporation under RA 7966 (Rep. Micaela Violago, Deputy Speaker Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speakers Vilma Santos-Recto and Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Rufus Rodriguez, Josephine Ramirez-Sato, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Mark Go, and Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

HB 6694 – Granting ABS-CBN Corporation (formerly ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation) a franchise to construct, install, operate and maintain radio and television broadcasting stations in the Philippines (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HR 639 – Urging the Committee on Legislative Franchises to report out without further delay for plenary action a consolidated version of eight pending bills proposing for the renewal for another 25 years of the legislative franchise of ABS-CBN Corporation (Rep. Edcel Lagman)

HR 853 – Inquiry into the probable violations of ABS-CBN Corporation of its legislative franchise under RA 7966 (Deputy Speaker Paolo Duterte)

II. CONTINUATION OF DELIBERATION ON THE FOLLOWING:

HR 839 - Condemning the issuance by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) of a cease and desist order against ABS-CBN in wanton disregard of its commitment to both Houses of Congress to grant the broadcasting network a provisional authority to operate pending renewal of its franchise (Rep. Lawrence 'Law' Fortun)

HR 846 – Calling on the appropriate House committees to investigate and file criminal cases as warranted against the Commissioners and officers of the NTC and the Solicitor General and such other officials and individuals for perjury and for violation of the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees and the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act and other applicable laws (Rep. Michael Defensor)

HR 863 - Urging the House of Representatives, through the Committee on Legislative Franchises, to admonish the NTC on its failure to comply with their commitment under oath and to conduct an inquiry, in aid of legislation, on the same and on possible measures to be taken on the matter (Rep. Edgar Mary Sarmiento)

SHOW CAUSE ORDER issued by the Committee on Legislative Franchises to the NTC
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE jt. w/ HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 6904 – Institutionalizing blended and flexible learning in all public and private schools, technical-vocational schools, colleges and universities during national and local emergencies and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Roman Romulo)

HB 6288 – Declaring the 24th of January of every year as International Day of Education in the entire country and mandating its observance (Rep. Braeden John Biron)

HBs 4648, 5446, 5924 & 6049 – Incorporating the value of responsible, fair and truthful usage and enjoyment of social media in schools and universities (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Manuel Cabochan III, and Alfred Vargas)

HBs 1363 and 5843 – Penalizing the "No Permit, No Exam" policy in all educational institutions (Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez and Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)

HR 657 – Urging the Department of Education (DepEd), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) to impose moratorium on tuition and other fee increases on all educational institutions amid calamities (Rep. Sarah Jane Elago)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
02:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Briefing by the Department of Education (DepEd) on its budget and plans and programs for Regions I & II and the Cordillera Administrative Region

Discussion with the DepEd and Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on the implementation of DepEd school building programs and various construction projects in North Luzon

Last Updated: 05-August-2020, 02:50:57 PM