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HOUSE COMMITTEES


CLIMATE CHANGE

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to policies, programs, strategies, practices, technologies and innovation addressing climate change causes and impacts, including, but not limited to, avoidance and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, climate risk management to enhance adaptive capacity and reduce vulnerability to climate risks, all matters relating to adaptation and mitigation to enhance resilience and to promote sustainable development, the country's compliance with relevant international agreements, and cooperation with other countries.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Chatto, Edgar M.
Chatto, Edgar M.

District Representative
Bohol, 1st District

 

MEMBERS : 20

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 8931-5001 local 7120, Direct line 8951-3024
Committee Secretary: Glenda Daco

SOURCE: Committee on Rules (Committee Membership) : BIS (Bills Referred) : Committee Affairs Department (Schedule of Meetings) : Engineering Division (Committees' Location/Telephone) : ICTS (Website Maintenance)


 

ROSTER OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairperson
1. Chatto, Edgar M. (2019-08-14)
Vice Chairperson
2. Momo, Romeo Sr. S. (2019-08-14)
3. Abaya, Francis Gerald Aguinaldo (2019-08-14)
4. Kho, Elisa "Olga" T. (2019-08-14)
Member for the Majority
5. Dujali, Alan "Aldu" R. (2019-08-14)
6. Roman, Geraldine B. (2019-08-14)
7. Nolasco, Ramon Jr. C. (2019-08-14)
8. Mangaoang, Allen Jesse C. (2019-08-14)
9. Cueva, Leo Rafael M. (2019-08-14)
10. Balindong, Yasser Alonto (2019-08-14)
11. Baronda, Julienne "Jam" L. (2019-08-14)
12. Go, Ed Christopher S. (2019-08-14)
Member for the Minority
13. Saulog, Irene Gay F. (2019-08-27)
14. Cullamat, Eufemia "Ka Femia" C. (2019-08-27)

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 21

HB00539
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COASTAL GREENBELT PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CABATBAT, ARGEL JOSEPH T.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-07-23

HB01554
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-07-08

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COASTAL GREENBELT PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFORE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GARBIN, ALFREDO JR. A.2. CO, ELIZALDY S.

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-07-24

HB02184
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-07-16

Full Title: AN ACT TO PROMOTE A LOW CARBON ECONOMY ESTABLISHING FOR THIS PURPOSE THE EMISSION CAP-AND-TRADE SYSTEM IN THE INDUSTRY SECTOR TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS AND PROTECT THE CLIMATE

Principal Author/s: 1. LEGARDA, LOREN

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-07-29

HB03136
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-07-30

Full Title: AN ACT ADOPTING INTEGRATED COASTAL ECOSYSTEM MANAGEMENT AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY TO ENSURE THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF COASTAL AND MARINE ENVIRONMENT AND RESOURCES, ESTABLISHING SUPPORTING MECHANISMS FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. ACOSTA-ALBA, MARIA LOURDES

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-08-05

HB03180
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-07-30

Full Title: AN ACT COMMISSIONING A RESEARCH ON CLIMATE CHANGE DRINKING WATER ADAPTATION

Principal Author/s: 1. TOLENTINO, ABRAHAM "BAMBOL" N.

Date Read: 2019-08-05

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-08-05

HB03315
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-08-01

Full Title: AN ACT TO ADOPT INTEGRATED COASTAL MANAGEMENT AS A NATIONAL STRATEGY TO ENSURE THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF THE COASTAL AND MARINE ENVIRONMENT AND RESOURCES AND TO ESTABLISH SUPPORTING MECHANISMS FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION AND PROVIDE FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAR, CAMILLE A.

Date Read: 2019-08-06

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-08-06

HB05353
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-11-06

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE NATIONAL INTEGRATED COASTAL ECOSYSTEM DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NICEDA) FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF INTEGRATED COASTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS IN THE COUNTRY AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-11-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-11-12

HB05543
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2019-11-19

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE NATIONAL COASTAL GREENBELT PROGRAM, PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND OTHER PURPOSES

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

Date Read: 2019-11-25

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-11-25

HB09780
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2021-07-05

Full Title: AN ACT ENHANCING THE CAPABILITY OF THE PHILIPPINES IN DEALING WITH CLIMATE CHANGE

Principal Author/s: 1. SALVADOR-TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA

Date Read: 2021-08-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2021-08-02

HR00331
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-13

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVE TO SIGNIFY ITS COMMITMENT IN SUPPORT OF THE YOUTH STRIKE FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

Principal Author/s: 1. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2019-09-17

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-09-17

HR00399
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-30

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO SUPPORT CLIMATE ADVOCATES' KEY POINTS IN THE STRUGGLE TO SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT, (1) CLIMATE JUSTICE, (2) URGENCY OF CLIMATE ACTION, (3) SYSTEM CHANGE, (4) DEFEND ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS, AND (5) YOUTH-LED COLLECTIVE ACTION

Principal Author/s: 1. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2019-10-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-10-02

HR00418
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-10-08

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR CLIMATE JUSTICE, STRENGTHENED IMPLEMENTATION OF CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY LAWS IN THE COUNTRY AND FOR DEVELOPED COUNTRIES TO DELIVER ON THEIR COMMITMENTS

Principal Author/s: 1. CHATTO, EDGAR M.2. LEGARDA, LOREN3. SAULOG, IRENE GAY F.4. MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.5. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.6. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.7. BALINDONG, YASSER ALONTO8. LIMKAICHONG, JOCELYN SY9. CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.10. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO11. RODRIGUEZ, RUFUS B.12. SANCHEZ, HECTOR S.13. ROMULO, ROMAN T.14. LAGMAN, EDCEL C.15. ERICE, EDGAR R.16. MARCOLETA, RODANTE D.17. ABELLANOSA, RODRIGO A.18. CAMINERO, WILFREDO "WILLY" S.19. BARBERS, ROBERT ACE S.20. SINSUAT, DATU ROONIE SR. Q.21. NAVA, NA. LUCILLE L., M.D.22. FLORES, JONATHAN KEITH T.23. LABADLABAD, GLONA G.24. SALIMBANGON, JANICE Z.25. ESPINA, GERARDO "GERRYBOY" JR. J.26. BARONDA, JULIENNE "JAM" L.27. ZUBIRI, MANUEL F.28. CASTRO, FRANCE L.29. BAUTISTA-LIM, CLAUDINE DIANA D.30. SINGSON-MEEHAN, KRISTINE31. NOLASCO, RAMON JR. C.32. EBCAS, ADRIANO A.33. MOMO, ROMEO S.34. CALDERON, PETER JOHN D.35. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.36. FRASCO, VINCENT FRANCO "DUKE" D.37. GONZALES, AURELIO "DONG" JR. D.38. BABASA, LEONARDO JR. L.39. OUANO-DIZON, EMMARIE "LOLYPOP"40. RADAZA, PAZ C.41. ARROYO, MA. LOURDES T.42. SIAO, FREDERICK W.43. TY, DIEGO "NONOY" C.44. SACDALAN, JOSELITO "JOEL" S.45. MATBA, RASHDIN46. BASCUG, ALFEL M.47. BORDADO, GABRIEL JR. H.48. AMATONG, ISAGANI S.49. FERNANDO, BAYANI F.50. SANTOS-RECTO, VILMA51. UMALI, ALFONSO JR. V.52. UMALI, MA. VICTORIA V.53. ORTEGA, PABLO C.54. CANAMA, SABINIANO S.55. GO, MARK O.56. PANCHO, GAVINI "APOL" C.57. ROMAN, GERALDINE B.58. SILVERIO, LORNA C.59. ANGARA, ROMMEL RICO60. VILLANUEVA, NOEL L.61. LAZATIN, CARMELO "JON" II B.62. SALO, RON P.63. NATIVIDAD-NAGAÑO, MARICEL G., MD.64. GERON, RICO B.65. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.66. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.67. SAVELLANO, DEOGRACIAS VICTOR "DV" B.68. PANOTES, MARISOL C.69. ALBANO, ANTONIO "TONYPET" T.70. OLIVAREZ, ERIC L.71. ABU, RANEO "RANIE" E.72. QUIMBO, STELLA LUZ A.73. BOLILIA, LIANDA B.74. CUARESMA, LUISA LLOREN75. PINEDA, ENRICO A.76. MARIÑO, MARIO VITTORIO "MARVEY" A.77. BELMONTE, JOSE CHRISTOPHER Y.78. VARGAS ALFONSO, SAMANTHA LOUISE79. TIANGCO, JOHN REYNALD M.80. GARCIA, PABLO JOHN F.81. REYES, ALLAN BENEDICT S.82. NOGRALES, JUAN FIDEL FELIPE F.83. AGABAS, TYRONE D.84. MARQUEZ, CARLITO S.85. DAGOOC, SERGIO C.86. ONG, JOSE "JUN" JR. L.87. GUYA, GODOFREDO N.88. LIM, ALOY89. CO, ANGELICA NATASHA90. TULFO, JOCELYN P.91. TADURAN, ROWENA NIÑA O.92. ABUNDA, MARIA FE R.93. LOYOLA, DAHLIA A.94. JAVIER, LOLITA T.95. ACOP, RESURRECCION M.96. TAN, SHERNEE A.97. TALLADO, JOSEFINA B.98. TAN, SAMIER A.99. RAMIREZ-SATO, JOSEPHINE100. GARIN, SHARON S.101. CABATBAT, ARGEL JOSEPH T.102. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.103. PADUANO, JOSEPH STEPHEN S.104. FERRER, JULIET MARIE DE LEON105. ACOSTA-ALBA, MARIA LOURDES106. ADIONG, ANSARUDDIN ABDUL MALIK A.107. TORRES-GOMEZ, LUCY108. GAITE, FERDINAND R.109. BROSAS, ARLENE D.110. MENDOZA, RAYMUND DEMOCRITO C.111. LACSON-NOEL, JOSEPHINE VERONIQUE R.112. CRISOLOGO, ANTHONY PETER "ONYX" D.113. CHUNGALAO, SOLOMON R.114. RAMOS, MA. BERNADITA "DITAS"115. FORTUNO, JOCELYN F.116. SALVADOR-TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA

Date Read: 2019-11-04

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2019-11-04

HR00724
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-02-17

Full Title: A RESOLUTION DECLARING A CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCY AND CALLING FOR THE MOBILIZATION OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND INSTRUMENTALITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS TOWARDS THE EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL, CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND MITIGATION, AND DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND MANAGEMENT LAWS IN LIGHT OF THE GLOBAL CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCY

Principal Author/s: 1. LEGARDA, LOREN

Date Read: 2020-02-19

Bill Status: Substituted by HR01377

Mother Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00123 on 2020-11-25

HR00761
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-03

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE DECLARATION OF A NATIONAL CLIMATE EMERGENCY

Principal Author/s: 1. CHATTO, EDGAR M.

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Bill Status: Substituted by HR01377

Mother Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00123 on 2020-11-25

HR01377
  [Adopted Resolution/RBH] [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-11-22

Full Title: RESOLUTION DECLARING A CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCY, AND CALLING FOR THE MOBILIZATION OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES AND INSTRUMENTALITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, TOWARDS THE EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL, CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND MITIGATION, AND DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND MANAGEMENT LAWS

Principal Author/s: 1. CHATTO, EDGAR M.2. LEGARDA, LOREN3. DEL MAR, RAUL V.4. BALINDONG, YASSER ALONTO5. KHO, ELISA "OLGA" T.6. LIMKAICHONG, JOCELYN SY7. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.8. MOMO, ROMEO S.

Date Read: 2020-11-24

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-11-25

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00123 on 2020-11-25

HR01391
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-12-01

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES TO SUBMIT ITS FIRST NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTION (NDC) TO THE SECRETARIAT OF THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE (UNFCCC) ON OR BEFORE 31 DECEMBER 2020

Principal Author/s: 1. CHATTO, EDGAR M.

Date Read: 2020-12-07

Bill Status: Substituted by HR01418

Mother Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00129 on 2020-12-16

HR01418
  [Adopted Resolution/RBH] [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2020-12-14

Full Title: RESOLUTION URGING THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES TO SUBMIT ITS FIRST NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTION (NDC) TO THE SECRETARIAT OF THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE (UNFCCC) ON OR BEFORE 31 DECEMBER 2020

Principal Author/s: 1. CHATTO, EDGAR M.2. MOMO, ROMEO S.3. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO4. KHO, ELISA "OLGA" T.5. MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.6. CUEVA, LEO RAFAEL M.7. BALINDONG, YASSER ALONTO8. SAULOG, IRENE GAY F.9. LIMKAICHONG, JOCELYN SY10. TUTOR, KRISTINE ALEXIE B.

Date Read: 2020-12-15

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2020-12-16

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00129 on 2020-12-16

HR01494
 [Text As Filed] [Adopted Resolution/RBH] [Committee Report]
 

Date Filed: 2021-01-21

Full Title: RESOLUTION EXPRESSING THE SENSE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO URGE THE CLIMATE CHANGE COMMISSION TO SUBMIT THE PHILIPPINE NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTION (NDC) CONVEYING THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE CLIMATE AMBITION IN REFLECTION OF THE GOVERNMENT’S STRONG COMMITMENT TO CONTRIBUTE TO GLOBAL EFFORTS TO ADVANCE CLIMATE JUSTICE, AS PART OF THE COUNTRY’S COMMITMENT UNDER THE PARIS AGREEMENT AND IN SOLIDARITY WITH THE WORLDWIDE VULNERABLE COUNTRIES’ AND THE GLOBAL COMMUNITY’S RESOLVE TO ADDRESS THE CLIMATE EMERGENCY AND TO DRIVE THE COUNTRY TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE PANDEMIC RECOVERY

Principal Author/s: 1. LEGARDA, LOREN2. CHATTO, EDGAR M.3. LEGARDA, LOREN4. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO5. KHO, ELISA "OLGA" T.6. MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.7. DUJALI, ALAN "ALDU" R.8. SAULOG, IRENE GAY F.9. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.10. NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.

Date Read: 2021-01-26

Date Approved on Second Reading: 2021-03-09

Bill Status: Adopted as Resolution No. HR00154 on 2021-03-09

HR02355
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2021-11-15

Full Title: RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING BRIKKO IYANEV MARTILLO DUMAS FOR WINNING THE DIGITALART4CLIMATE ART CONTEST FOR CLIMATE CHANGE AT THE 26TH SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF THE PARTIES (COP 26) TO THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE (UNFCCC) IN GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM

Principal Author/s: 1. MARIANO-HERNANDEZ, RUTH

Date Read: 2021-11-16

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2021-11-16

HR02362
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2021-11-17

Full Title: RESOLUTION FOR THE ADOPTION OF A PEOPLE’S GREEN NEW DEAL FOR A JUST AND GREEN ECONOMIC RECOVERY

Principal Author/s: 1. ZARATE, CARLOS ISAGANI T.2. GAITE, FERDINAND R.3. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.4. BROSAS, ARLENE D.5. CASTRO, FRANCE L.6. ELAGO, SARAH JANE I.

Date Read: 2021-11-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2021-11-22

HR02365
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2021-11-17

Full Title: RESOLUTION COMMENDING AND CONGRATULATING BRIKKO IYANEV MARTILLO DUMAS FOR WINNING THE DIGITALART4CLIMATE ART CONTEST FOR CLIMATE CHANGE AT THE 26TH SESSION OF THE CONFERENCE OF PARTIES (COP26) TO THE UNITED NATIONS FRAMEWORK CONVENTION ON CLIMATE CHANGE (UNFCC) IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND

Principal Author/s: 1. NOEL, FLORENCIO G.

Date Read: 2021-11-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on CLIMATE CHANGE since 2021-11-22

 

SECONDARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 1

HB08181
 [Text As Filed]
 

Significance: N

Date Filed: 2020-12-09

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF CLIMATE CHANGE, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2020-12-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2020-12-14

 

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

08-FEBRUARY-2022 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
CLIMATE CHANGE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HR 399 – Urging the House of Representatives to support climate advocates' key points in the struggle to save the environment: (1) climate justice, (2) urgency of climate action, (3) system change, (4) defend environmental defenders, and (5) youth-led collective action (Rep. Sarah Jane Elago)

HR 418 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives for climate justice, for strengthened implementation of climate change and environmental sustainability laws in the country, and for developed countries to deliver on their commitments (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

Privilege Speech delivered on the floor on January 17, 2022 – On the devastation brought by Typhoon Odette in the Province of Bohol and other areas in Visayas and Mindanao; and on the need for urgent climate action to prevent similar disasters in the future and climate justice to make carbon emitters accountable to countries most vulnerable to climate change (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

Briefing by the Legal Rights and Natural Resources Center on loss and damages in the context of climate justice

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