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


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

COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 AM onwards

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) Briefings/hearings on the proposed FY 2022 budget of the following departments/agencies:

• 9:00 AM
- Office of the Ombudsman

• 11:30 AM
- Department of Justice (DOJ)
APPROPRIATIONS
09:00 AM onwards

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) Briefings/hearings on the proposed FY 2022 budget of the following departments/agencies:

• 9:00 AM
- Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)

• 1:30 PM
- Commission on Higher Education (CHED)
ENERGY - CANCELLED
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Report by the Commission on Audit on the status of the CY 2019 and 2020 unliquidated subsidies released to electric cooperatives through the National Electrification Administration (NEA) for the implementation of the Sitio Electrification Program, Barangay Line Enhancement Program, and other NEA projects
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
10:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HRs 2154 & 2164 – Inquiry into the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines by local government units and the private sector through the multi-party agreements, with the end in view of ramping up vaccination in the rural areas and in the private sector, and achieving herd immunity against covid-19 for the country (Rep. Sharon Garin and Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)
INDIGENOUS CULTURAL COMMUNITIES AND INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Briefing on the reported killings of non-Muslim indigenous peoples and alleged violation of their rights in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao
PUBLIC INFORMATION (Technical Working Group)
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 12, 226, 644, 712, 837, 1625, 3063, 4570 & 4673 – Strengthening the people's right to information [Reps. Raul Del Mar (dec.), France Castro, Joy Myra Tambunting, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Gabriel Bordado Jr., Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, and Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto]

HBs 51, 1302, 1487 & 1975 – Implementing the people's right to information and the constitutional policies of full public disclosure and honesty in the public service (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HBs 813, 1608, 7219 & 7229 – Implementing the right of the people to information on matters of public concern guaranteed under Section 7, Article III of the 1987 Constitution and the state policy of full public disclosure of all its transactions involving public interest under Section 28, Article II of the 1987 Constitution (Reps. Ruffy Biazon, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Kristine Alexie Tutor, and Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero)

HB 5566 – Ensuring public access to official records, documents and any other information of public concern (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 5776 – Enabling the people's constitutional right of access to information (Rep. Alfred Vargas)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Continuation of the report by the Commission on Elections on its preparations for the May 9, 2022 national and local elections, specifically on its draft New Normal Manual
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HR 1897 – Commending the Filipino seafarers on-board MV Fleur N for exhibiting an act of heroism in rescuing 86 refugees drifting for days in the Mediterranean Sea (Rep. Sandro Gonzalez)

HR 2009 – Inquiry into the annual deployment cap on healthcare workers (Rep. Raymond Democrito Mendoza)

Continuing update by concerned government agencies on the situation of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

Continuation of the discussion on the following issues affecting the rights and welfare of OFWs:
• Quarantine, testing, vaccination, and issuance of vaccine certificate; and
• Delay in the issuance of passports

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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