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HOUSE COMMITTEES


GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to all forms and places of recreation, gaming and amusements.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Ferrer, Antonio A.
Ferrer, Antonio A.

District Representative
Cavite, 6th District

 

 

ROSTER OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairperson
1. Ferrer, Antonio A. (2022-07-27)
Vice Chairperson
2. Barzaga, Elpidio Jr. F. (2022-07-27)
3. Pancho, Augustina Dominique "Ditse Tina" C. (2022-07-27)
4. Acop, Romeo M. (2022-08-01)
5. Lagon, Sonny "SL" L. (2022-07-27)
6. Plaza, Eddiebong G. (2022-08-03)
7. Emano, Yevgeny Vincente B. (2022-08-03)
8. Javier, Lolita T. (2022-08-03)
9. Fuentebella, Arnie B. (2022-08-03)
10. Teves, Arnolfo "Arnie" Jr. A. (2022-08-03)
11. Rillo, Marvin D. (2022-08-03)
12. Alonte, Marlyn "Len" B. (2022-08-03)
13. Pimentel, Johnny Ty (2022-08-15)
Member for the Majority
14. Asistio, Dean (2022-07-27)
15. Bautista, Claude (2022-07-27)
16. Atayde, Juan Carlos "Arjo" C. (2022-07-27)
17. Angara, Rommel Rico T. (2022-08-01)
18. Garcia, Vincent J. (2022-08-01)
19. Dujali, Alan "Aldu" R. (2022-08-01)
20. Co, Angelica Natasha (2022-08-01)
21. Bautista-Lim, Claudine Diana D. (2022-08-01)
22. Reyes, Ray Florence T. (2022-08-01)
23. Aquino, Jose "Joboy" II S. (2022-08-02)
24. Balindong, Yasser Alonto (2022-08-02)
25. Almonte, Jason P. (2022-08-03)
26. Buhain, Eric R. OLY (2022-08-03)
27. Celeste, Arthur F. (2022-08-03)
28. Dayanghirang, Nelson L. (2022-08-03)
29. Dalog, Maximo Jr. Y. (2022-08-03)
30. Flores, Jonathan Keith T. (2022-08-03)
31. Bernos, Ching B. (2022-08-03)
32. Valeriano, Rolando M. (2022-08-03)
33. Guintu, Ivan Howard A. (2022-08-03)
34. Tambunting, Gus S. (2022-08-03)
35. Cabredo, Fernando T. (2022-08-03)
36. Marañon, Alfredo III D. (2022-08-03)
37. Villafuerte, Miguel Luis R. (2022-08-03)
38. Silverio, Lorna C. (2022-08-03)
39. Amante, Loreto S. (2022-08-03)
40. Gato, Ciriaco Jr. B. (2022-08-03)
41. Garcia, Jose Arturo Jr. S. (2022-08-03)
42. Arrogancia, Reynante U. (2022-08-03)
43. Loyola, Roy M. (2022-08-03)
44. Legarda, Antonio Jr. B. (2022-08-03)
45. Nava, Ma. Lucille L., M.D. (2022-08-03)
46. Khonghun, Jefferson F. (2022-08-03)
47. Vargas, Patrick Michael D. (2022-08-03)
48. Unabia, Christian S. (2022-08-08)
49. Gardiola, Edwin L. (2022-08-09)
50. Revilla, Bryan B. (2022-08-09)
51. Tan, Joseph S. (2022-08-09)
52. Cruz, Ambrosio Jr. C. (2022-08-10)
53. Tulfo, Ralph Wendel P. (2022-08-10)
54. Chan, Ma. Cynthia K. (2022-08-15)
55. Teodoro, Marjorie Ann A. (2022-08-15)
56. Amatong, Adrian Michael A. (2022-08-15)
57. Robes, Florida "Rida" P. (2022-08-17)
58. Lara, Joseph "Jojo" L. (2022-08-22)
59. Cajayon-Uy, Mary Mitzi L. (2022-08-30)
60. Pascual, Emerson D. (2022-08-31)
61. Malapitan, Oscar G. (2022-09-12)
Member for the Minority
62. Enciso, Nicolas VIII C. (2022-08-03)
63. Abalos, JC (2022-08-03)
64. Bordado, Gabriel Jr. H. (2022-08-03)
65. Espares, Felimon M.
66. Gutierrez, Ramon Rodrigo L. (2022-08-03)
67. Ongchuan, Harris Christopher M. (2022-08-03)
68. Tan, Reynolds Michael T. (2022-08-03)

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 18

HB02130
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-19

Full Title: AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869, AS AMENDED, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMUALDO, JURDIN JESUS M.

Date Read: 2022-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-02

HB03525
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-11

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE GAMES AND AMUSESMENTS BOARD AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BUHAIN, ERIC R.

Date Read: 2022-08-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-16

HB03559
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-11

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT AND GAMING COMMISSION (PAGCOM), AUTHORIZING THE APPROPRIATING OF FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. RECTO, RALPH G.

Date Read: 2022-08-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-16

HB04013
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-23

Full Title: AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR HEALTH AND WORK SAFETY STANDARDS FOR PROFESSIONAL BOXERS

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "Lray" Jr. F.2. VILLAFUERTE, MIGUEL LUIS R.3. HORIBATA, TSUYOSHI ANTHONY G.4. ENCISO, NICHOLAS VIII C.

Date Read: 2022-08-30

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-30

HB04301
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-08-31

Full Title: AN ACT ALLOCATING ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR THE UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE ACT, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE REPUBLIC ACT 309, AS AMENDED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER 392 S.1950, AS AMENDED BY PRESIDENTIAL DECREE 420 OTHERWISE KNOWN AS CREATING THE PHILIPPINE RACING COMMISSION

Principal Author/s: 1. REYES, RAY FLORENCE T.

Date Read: 2022-09-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-05

HB04522
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-07

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING ONLINE GAMBLING, PENALIZING THE PLACING OF WAGERS OR BETS THROUGH THE INTERNET OR ANY FORM OF ONLINE GAMBLING ACTIVITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.

Date Read: 2022-09-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-12

HB04534
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-07

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869 AS AMENDED BY REPUBLIC ACT NO. 9487. OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE PAGCOR CHARTER

Principal Author/s: 1. COLADA, LEX ANTHONY CRIS A.

Date Read: 2022-09-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-12

HB04824
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-14

Full Title: AN ACT AMENDING REPUBLIC ACT NO. 1169, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS AN ACT PROVIDING FOR CHARITY SWEEPSTAKES HORSE RACES AND LOTTERIES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2022-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-19

HB04825
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-14

Full Title: AN ACT PROHIBITING THE ONLINE PLACING OF BETS FOR ALL LOTTO GAMES AND ALL INSTANT PAPER GAMES

Principal Author/s: 1. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.

Date Read: 2022-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-19

HB05057
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-21

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING THE GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS BOARD AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-09-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-23

HB05082
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-21

Full Title: AN ACT BANNING AND DECLARING ILLEGAL PHILIPPINE OFFSHORE GAMING OPERATORS (POGOs) AND OPERATIONS

Principal Author/s: 1. ABANTE, BIENVENIDO M.

Date Read: 2022-09-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-09-23

HB05283
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-29

Full Title: "AN ACT FIXING TIIE HOST CITY SIIARE ON THE EARNINGS OF THE PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT AND GAMING CORTORATI0N (PAGCOR), AMENDING FOR THIS PURPOSE SECTION 12 0F PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1869, OTHHRWISE KNOWN AS THE "CHARTER 0F PAGCOR", AS AMENDED

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, EDWIN L.

Date Read: 2022-11-07

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-11-07

HB05713
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-10-26

Full Title: AN ACT AN ACT PROHIBITING THE ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF COCKPITS AND OTHER STRUCTURES OR FACILITIES FOR HOLDNG COCKFIGHTS NEAR SHCOOLS AND OTHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS, CHURCH BUILDINGS AND OTHER PLACES OF WORSHIP, AND HOSPITALS, PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSE.

Principal Author/s: 1. ABANTE, BIENVENIDO M.

Date Read: 2022-11-08

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-11-08

HB06281
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-11-22

Full Title: AN ACT FURTHER AMENDING PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 449, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE COCKFIGHTING LAW OF 1974, AS AMENDED, AND PRESIDENTIAL DECREE NO. 1802-A IN ORDER TO RATIONALIZE AND STRENGHTEN THE REGULATION OF COCKFIGHTING BY LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS

Principal Author/s: 1. GARCIA, PABLO JOHN F.

Date Read: 2022-11-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-11-28

HR00187
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2022-08-08

Full Title: A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND HONORING DAVE APOLINARIO FOR WINNING THE INTERNATIONAL BOXING ORGANIZATION (IBO) FLYWEIGHT TITLE

Principal Author/s: 1. YAP, ERIC GO2. DUTERTE, PAOLO Z.3. YAP, EDVIC G.4. TULFO, JOCELYN P.5. TULFO, RALPH WENDEL P.6. SORIANO, JEFFREY

Date Read: 2022-08-10

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-10

HR00229
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2022-08-11

Full Title: A RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING AND COMMENDING DAVEMARK “DOBERMANN” APOLINARIO FOR WINNING THE INTERNATIONAL BOXING ORGANIZATION (IBO) WORLD FLYWEIGHT TITLE AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE IN EAST LONDON, SOUTH AFRICA

Principal Author/s: 1. HERNANDEZ, CHARISSE ANNE C.

Date Read: 2022-08-15

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-15

HR00266
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2022-08-16

Full Title: RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING FILIPINO BOXER DAVEMARK “DOBERMANN” APOLINARIO, WHO COMES FROM MAASIM, SARANGANI PROVINCE, FOR WINNING THE INTERNATIONAL BOXING ORGANIZATION (IBO) FLYWEIGHT BELT, STANDING UNDEFEATED WITH A RECORD OF 17 WINS, ZERO DEFEATS AND 12 KNOCKOUTS

Principal Author/s: 1. SOLON, STEVE CHIONGBIAN

Date Read: 2022-08-17

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-08-17

HR00463
 [Text As Filed] Journal #25
 

Date Filed: 2022-10-04

Full Title: RESOLUTION DIRECTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS TO CONDUCT AN INQUIRY, IN AID OF LEGISLATION, INTO THE EXTREMELY RARE OUTCOME OF THE PHILIPPINE CHARITY SWEEPSTAKES OFFICE (PCSO)- SPONSORED OCT. 1, 2022 6/55 LOTTO DRAW WHEREIN A TOTAL OF 433 INDIVIDUALS PLACED BETS ON THE SAME WINNING COMBINATION AND SHARED THE P236 MILLION JACKPOT PRIZE

Principal Author/s: 1. LIBANAN, MARCELINO C.

Date Read: 2022-11-07

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS since 2022-11-08

 

SECONDARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 3

HB00814
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE BOXING AND COMBAT SPORTS COMMISSION, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL L. Ph.D.

Date Read: 2022-07-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2022-07-27

HB04877
 [Text As Filed]Journal #25
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-09-15

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE BOXING AND COMBAT SPORTS COMMISSION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, GUS S.

Date Read: 2022-09-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2022-11-08

HB06315
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2022-11-23

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE PHILIPPINE BOXING AND COMBAT SPORTS COMMISSION AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. OLIVAREZ, EDWIN L.

Date Read: 2022-11-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2022-11-28

 

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

22-NOVEMBER-2022 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS - CANCELLED
Agenda
10:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on the Substitute Resolution to HRs 187, 229 & 266 – Congratulating and commending Davemark “Dobermann” Apolinario for winning the International Boxing Organization World Flyweight Title at the International Convention Center in East London, South Africa (Reps. Eric Go Yap, Charisse Anne Hernandez, and Steve Chiongbian Solon)

Briefing by the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation on its mandate, programs and services, and plans for 2023

Last Updated: 09-December-2022, 10:26:23 AM