COMMITTEE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
02-September-2021, Thursday


Prepared/Updated as of: 19-October-2021, 04:22:05 PM

COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 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) Briefing/hearing on the proposed FY 2022 budget:

- Department of Energy (DOE)
> Energy Regulatory Commission
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 AM

Combination of physical meeting at the HRep Session Hall and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Briefing/hearing on the proposed FY 2022 budget:

- Department of Health (DOH)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom HR 522 – Inquiry into the complaints of farmers against the steep prices of fertilizers and pesticides (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HR 786 – Inquiry into the liberalization of fertilizer importation as part of the efforts in continuing to cut the cost of producing rice in the country (Rep. Micaela Violago)

HR 1965 – Inquiry into the inability of the Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority in regulating the high prices of fertilizers (Rep. Argel Joseph Cabatbat)
JUSTICE
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on HB 8460 – Granting Philippine citizenship to Zhengyu Zhu (Rep. Enrico Pineda)

HB 9376 – Granting Philippine citizenship to Elizabeth Eder Zobel de Ayala (Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez)

HBs 1664, 2347, 3916, 4660 & 5347 – Amending certain sections of RA 7309 or the law creating a Board of Claims under the Department of Justice for victims of unjust imprisonment or detention and victims of violent crimes (by increasing the compensation for persons wrongfully convicted of a crime, among others) (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III, Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero, Reps. Mercedes ‘Didi’ Cagas, Luis Campos Jr., and Jesus ‘Bong’ Suntay)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
10:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on the Substitute Bill to HBs 3527 & 4914 – Establishing the Philippine Legislative Marshall Service and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Ria Christina Fariñas and Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos Recto)
REVISION OF LAWS
10:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group Report on the following:

Substitute Bill to HB 5487 – Allowing the foreign decree of dissolution of marriage to be registered with the Philippine Civil Registry even in the absence of a judicial recognition to that effect, amending for the purpose EO 209, otherwise known as the Family Code of the Philippines (Rep. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma)

Substitute Bill to HB 6934 –Granting the Members of the House of Representatives the authority to solemnize marriage, amending for the purpose Title I, Chapter 1, Article 7 of EO 209 (Rep. Mario Vittorio ‘Marvey’ Mariño)

Substitute Bill to HB 7042 –Amending Articles 2, 3, 6 and 10 of EO 209 (by allowing a marriage ceremony to take place with the physical or virtual appearance of the contracting parties before a solemnizing officer) (Rep. Ron Salo)

Substitute Bill to HB 7849 – Authorizing provincial governors to solemnize marriages within their territorial jurisdictions (Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)

Substitute Bill to HB 8672 – Providing for the regime of conjugal partnership of gains as the governing regime in the absence of a marriage settlement or when the regime agreed upon is void, amending for the purpose Articles 75 and 147 of Title IV of EO 209, as amended (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)
CREATIVE INDUSTRY AND PERFORMING ARTS
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on HR 1549 – Inquiry into the issue of counterfeit garments appropriating weave patterns from the Cordillera coming into the local markets from abroad, with the end in view of strengthening protection of the intellectual property rights and cultural heritage of our indigenous peoples and communities
(Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

HR 2035 – Inquiry into the state of the Philippine visual arts and other related industries (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HR 2054 – Inquiry into the preparations being made by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) for the 2022 elections considering the risks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic to the electorate (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HRs 2128 & 2139 – Urging the COMELEC to extend the deadline for voter registration to deter massive voter disenfranchisement amid COVID-19 pandemic (Reps. Sarah Jane Elago and Edgar Erice)

Continuation of COMELEC's report on its preparations, budgetary requirements, and guidelines for the conduct of the 2022 national and local elections, including overseas voting preparations and health protocols to be established

Confirmation of Meetings shall be done through sending of Notices of Meetings to Committee Members by their respective Committee secretariat staff.

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House of Representatives
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