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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. 951-5455
Committee Secretary: Mr. Erwin Lara

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 17

HB00539
 [Text As Filed]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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]
 

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

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, 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. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

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
 [Adapted 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
 [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][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. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO4. KHO, ELISA "OLGA" T.5. MANGAOANG, ALLEN JESSE C.6. DUJALI, ALAN "ALDU" R.7. SAULOG, IRENE GAY F.8. CULLAMAT, EUFEMIA "KA FEMIA" C.9. 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

 

SECONDARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 1

HB08181
 [Text As Filed]
 

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
 

04-FEBRUARY-2021 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
CLIMATE CHANGE
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HR 1494 – Urging the Climate Change Commission (CCC) 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 (Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

Briefing by the Climate Change Commission on the status of the Philippine NDC

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