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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


DAILY SCHEDULE

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16-DECEMBER-2020 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on HR 227 – Investigation into the implementation of Section 150-B (Excise Tax on Sweetened Beverages) of the National Internal Revenue Code (NIRC) of 1997, as amended by RA 10963, otherwise known as the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HR 556 – Inquiry into the unabated smuggling of goods into the country by unscrupulous operators of customs bonded warehouses to the detriment of local manufacturers and producers and the Philippine economy, with the end in view of recommending measures to stop smuggling using the warehousing system by revisiting the provisions of the Customs Modernization Tariff Act on bonded warehouses and limiting the type, nature and number of bonded warehouses (Deputy Speaker Prospero Pichay)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on HB 7668 – Amending Articles 183 and 184 of Act No. 3815, as amended, otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code (by increasing the penalty for perjury or providing false testimony) (Rep. Vicente ‘Ching’ S.E. Veloso)

Committee Reports on HBs 2286, 3137, 3318, 4154, 4458, 5377, 5559 & 7870 – Creating additional branches of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Family Court, and Municipal Trial Court (MTC) in certain parts of the country, amending for the purpose Batas Pambansa Blg. 129, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong, Dahlia Loyola, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Deputy Speaker Divina Grace Yu, Rep. Leonardo Babasa Jr., and Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

Committee Reports on HBs 5064, 5951, 7284 & 7427 – Granting Filipino citizenship to Liang Xi Wu, Angelo Kouame, and Bienvenido Marañon, respectively (Rep. Sharon Garin, Deputy Speaker Roberto Puno, Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez, and Manuel Luis Lopez)

HB 1816 – Transferring the seats of two new RTCs from the Municipality of Alabel, Province of Sarangani to the Municipalities of Kiamba and Malungon, Province of Sarangani, amending for the purpose RA 10123 and further amending Batas Pambansa Blg. 129, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Rogelio ‘Ruel’ Pacquiao)

HBs 3013, 4063, 4147, 6067 & 6068 – Creating additional branches of the RTC, Metropolitan Trial Court (MeTC), Family Court, and MTC in certain parts of the country, amending for the purpose Batas Pambansa Blg. 129, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. John Reynald Tiangco, Wilter ‘Sharky’ Wee Palma II, Carl Nicolas Cari, and Roger Mercado)

HB 5883 - Creating a Shari'a Judicial District comprising the Province of Palawan and the City of Puerto Princesa, further amending for the purpose Articles 138, 147, and 150 of PD 1083, otherwise known as the Code of Muslim Personal Laws of the Philippines, as amended, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Cyrille 'Beng' Abueg-Zaldivar)
WELFARE OF CHILDREN (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on the Substitute Bill to HBs 5581, 6153, 6160, 6221, 6258, 6265, 6267, 6289, 6304, 6488, 6544, 6681, 7240, 2282 & 2349 – Codifying the alternative child care laws and providing funds therefor (Reps. Yedda Marie Romualdez, Aloysia Lim, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Alyssa Sheena Tan, Michael Defensor, Geraldine Roman, Marlyn ‘Len’ Alonte, Deputy Speaker Divina Grace Yu, Reps. Juliet Marie De Leon Ferrer, Janette Garin, Aleta Suarez, Ann Hofer, Rosanna ‘Ria’ Vergara, Maria Lourdes Acosta-Alba, and Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero)

• Briefing by the Office of the Court Administrator on the current judicial procedure and process on domestic adoption

• Briefing by the National Prosecution Service of the Department of Justice (DOJ) on the challenges encountered on adoption cases
CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 1877, 7265, 7431, 7289, 1567, 3477, 4371, 5321, 7281 & 7344 – Providing for a comprehensive nursing law towards a quality health care system, appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting, Rommel Rico Angara, Ferdinand Gaite, Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto, Reps. Alyssa Sheena Tan, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez

HBs 2844, 5008 & 6636 – Regulating the practice of environmental engineering in the Philippines, and providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., and Manuel Cabochan III)

HBs 5132, 5505 & 5865 – Regulating the registration, licensure, and practice of physical therapy in the Philippines, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Maximo Dalog Jr., Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., and Kristine Alexie Tutor)

HR 341 – Urging the Civil Service Commission (CSC) to revolutionize civil service in the Philippines by devising a meaningful reward system to promote efficiency, integrity, responsiveness, and courtesy among civil servants and establishing an efficient deterrent to curb the bane hounding the civil service, which commonly, takes the form of graft and corruption (Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta)
DISASTER RESILIENCE
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HBs 7174 & 7412 – Prohibiting the active use and display of commercial billboards during typhoons (Rep. Alfred Vargas and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HB 8076 – Providing for a national emergency recovery program (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)

HB 938 – Granting disaster service volunteers paid leave during period of disasters (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)

HB 5042 – Providing for a Magna Carta for Rescue Workers (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 7921 – Granting daily allowance to service volunteers during period of disasters (Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HR 771 – Encouraging the local government units (LGUs) to use their local disaster risk reduction and management fund (LDRRMF) to control the spread of COVID-19 in their communities (Rep. Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo)

HR 1354 – Expressing the collective support and commendation to the men and women in uniform, LGUs, non-government organizations (NGOs), and other private organizations and individuals for their valiant efforts in helping our countrymen in the rescue and relief operations during the recent typhoons that hit the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Camille Villar)
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Continuation of the discussion on the undelivered Philippine Veterans Bank (PVB) shares of stocks by the Board of Trustees of the Veterans of World War II (BTVWWII)

Report on the accomplishments of the Committee for the Year 2020

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