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COMMITTEE MEMBERS

CLUSTER CHAIRPERSON
NEW NORMAL Legarda, Loren
HEALTH AND COVID-19 RESPONSE Tan, Angelina "Helen" D.L., M.D.
Garin, Janette L.
SOCIAL AMELIORATION Villafuerte, Luis Raymund Jr. "LRay" F.
Torres-Gomez, Lucy
ECONOMIC STIMULUS RESPONSE PACKAGE Salceda, Joey Sarte
Garin, Sharon S.
Quimbo, Stella Luz A.
PEACE AND ORDER Tupas, Raul "Boboy" C.
Bravo, Narciso Jr. R.

 

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SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

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


Select Week
 

14-DECEMBER-2022 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Belmonte Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
• Organizational meeting – Approval/Adoption of the Committee Rules of Procedure; narrative report on the initiatives of the House of Representatives on constitutional reform

• Deliberation on the following House measures:

HB 4926 – Constituting a constitutional convention to amend the 1987 Philippine Constitution, defining qualifications for its delegates who shall be elected simultaneously with the barangay or national elections, appropriating funds for its operations (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte)

HB 4421 – Prescribing the order of presidential succession (Rep. Jorge ‘Patrol’ Bustos)

Resolution of Both Houses (RBH) 1 – Proposing amendments to Section 7, Article VI on Legislative Department; Section 4, Article VII on Executive Department; and Section 8, Article X on Local Government of the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)

RBH 2 – Proposing amendments to certain economic provisions of the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines, particularly on Articles XII, XIV, and XVI (Rep. Lord Allan Jay Velasco)

RBH 3 – Proposing amendments to the 1987 Constitution, particularly Section 9, Article VIII (Rep. Lorenz Defensor)

RBH 4 – Proposing amendments to certain restrictive economic provisions in the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines, specifically on Articles XI, XIV, and XVI thereof (Rep. Gus Tambunting)

RBH 5 – Proposing amendments to certain provisions in the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines, specifically on Article VII thereof (Rep. Gus Tambunting)

House Joint Resolution12 – Calling for a constitutional convention to propose amendments to, or revision of, the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:30 AM
Face-to-face meeting at Spkrs. Aquino-Makalintal Hall, 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 1150, 3451, 4784, 4806 & 5813 – Providing for a National Housing Development, Production, and Financing Program, and regularizing its appropriation for its implementation (Reps. Ivan Howard Guintu, Florencio Gabriel ‘Bem’ Noel, Gus Tambunting, Juan Carlos ‘Arjo’ Atayde, and Patrick Michael Vargas)

HB 2766 – Establishing a Unified Housing and Urban Development Fund and a Centralized Home Financing Program, amending for the purpose RA 7835, otherwise known as the Comprehensive and Integrated Shelter Financing Act of 1994 (Rep. Joseph Gilbert Violago)

HB 4305 – Establishing a National Comprehensive Housing Financing Program, providing for the annual automatic appropriation of funds (Rep. Aniela Bianca Tolentino)
MUSLIM AFFAIRS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom
HR 7 – Inquiry into the administration, formulation of policies, and coordination with pertinent agencies by the National Commission on Muslim Filipinos (NCMF) on the conduct of the 2022 Hajj to Mecca, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia which caused hardships on the Muslim Filipino pilgrims (Rep. Yasser Alonto Balindong)

HR 22 – Inquiry into the alleged failure of the NCMF to secure the travel visas of Filipino Muslim pilgrims for the annual Hajj, with the end in view of instituting necessary reforms to ensure a better pilgrimage experience (Rep. Mujiv Hataman)
13-DECEMBER-2022 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the R. R. Andaya Hall, 2/F Main Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 712, 826, 1141, 2273, 2811, 2857, 4298 & 5817 – Promoting entrepreneurship by establishing a socialized microfinancing program for micro enterprises through the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-asenso Program and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Emigdio Tanjuatco III, Michael Romero, Ph.D., Faustino ‘lnno’ Dy V, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Virgilio Lacson, Eric Go Yap, Christian Unabia, and Arnel Panaligan)

• Committee Report on and the Substitute Bill to HBs 712, 826, 1141, 2273, 2811, 2857, 4298 & 5817

HB 3632 – Institutionalizing the Mentor ME Program for micro and small enterprises and classifying as organic employees of the Department of Trade and Industry the business counsellors of the Negosyo Centers, amending for the purpose RA 10644, otherwise known as the Go Negosyo Act (Rep. Christian Unabia)
ECOLOGY - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:30 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)
HBs 26, 507, 2060, 2170, 2274, 2988, 3021, 4037, 4915 & 6260 – Regulating the production, importation, sale, distribution, provision, use, recovery, collection, recycling, and disposal of single-use plastic products (Reps. Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Edvic Yap, Francisco Paulo Ortega, Jose ‘Bong’ Teves Jr., Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Joseph Stephen ‘Caraps’ Paduano, Antonio Legarda Jr., Michael Morden, Bienvenido Abante, and Rudys Caesar Fariñas I)

HB 533 – Phasing out and prohibiting the manufacture, importation, sale, and use of single-use plastic products, promoting recycling, and providing funds therefor (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HBs 1038, 1248, 2372 & 3309 – Banning the use of single-use plastics nationwide to eliminate plastic pollution in the Philippines (Reps. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera, Ramon Guico Jr., Robert Ace Barbers, and Josefina Tallado)

HB 3477 – Prohibiting the use of plastics, other non-biodegradable materials, and hazardous substances in advertising goods, services, or events, including election propaganda, and providing penalties therefor (Rep. Lorenz Defensor)

HB 4048 – Institutionalizing the creation of the Plastic Bag Recycling Act of 2022 (Rep. Gus Tambunting)

HR 96 – Urging the Environmental Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region XII and the Department of Trade and Industry to provide technical skills and support for the integration in the comprehensive waste management program of the Province of Cotabato the recycling of plastic refuse products into raw materials for use in making furniture, households items, and other marketable products (Rep. Ma. Alana Samantha Santos)

HR 242 – Strongly urging the House of Representatives to foster sustainable and environment-friendly practices in order to institute a 'green' government office and serve as a role model for other government institutions to emulate (Rep. Ronald Singson)

HR 338 – Mandating the ban on the usage of single-use plastics in all retail and service establishments within the premises of House of Representatives (Rep. Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Conf. Rms.1&2, RVM Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 915 & 1542 – Requiring broadcast media to allocate adequate free airtime for public service announcements on vital public issues and concerns (Reps. Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño and Robert Ace Barbers)

HR 296 – Congratulating and commending veteran broadcast journalist Ms. Maria Jessica Aspiras Soho for winning the Top Media Publisher Category in the TikTok Awards Philippines 2022, held in New Frontier Theater on August 20, 2022 (Rep. Richard Gomez, DPA)

Briefing by the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) on its structure, mandate, functions, plans, and programs, and on the status of offices transferred to PIA from the Presidential Communications Operations Office
12-DECEMBER-2022 • MONDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
REFORESTATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Face-to-face meeting at the Constitutional Amendments Conference Room, NW Basement
Organizational meeting - Approval of Committee Rules of Procedure

Deliberation on the following HBs establishing community forests and arboretums:

• HBs 1372, 1555-1561, 1563, 1566 & 2107 – Establishing and determining community forests in certain barangays in the Province of Camarines Sur, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

• HBs 3056-3065 – Establishing and determining community forests in certain municipalities and in the City of Digos in the Province of Davao del Sur and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. John Tracy Cagas)

• HBs 2435-2440 – Establishing and determining community forests in certain barangays in the 2nd District of Cagayan de Oro City and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

• HBs 2655 & 2656 – Establishing arboretums in the Municipality of Tagoloan and in
the premises of the Community Environment and Natural Resources Office in the Municipality of Kolambugan, both in Lanao del Norte, respectively, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Sittie Aminah Dimaporo)

Briefing by the Forest Management Bureau on its mandates, functions, and major accomplishments and on the current status of the National Greening Program
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Belmonte Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 128, 360, 781, 1668, 2733, 3412, 4327, 4470 & 6098 – Regulating the operation of motorcycles-for-hire (Reps. Rachel Marguerite Del Mar, Maria Angela Garcia, Antonio ‘Tonypet’ Albano, Rufus Rodriguez, JC Abalos, Ramon Rodrigo Gutierrez, Jurdin Jesus Romualdo, Paolo Duterte, and Romulo ‘Kid’ Peña Jr.)

HBs 307, 1344, 1641, 2833 & 4858 – Allowing and regulating the use of motorcycles as public utility vehicles, amending for the purpose RA 4136, otherwise known as the Land Transportation and Traffic Code (Reps. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.,
Loreto Acharon, Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Deputy Speaker Ralph Recto, and Rep. Gus Tambunting)

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