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SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


The weekly CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS and the COMMITTEE DAILY BULLETIN will not be distributed to the offices of the House Members, Secretariat Officials, and other persons in our mailing list in line with the Guidelines on the Operations of the House of Representatives amid the Covid-19 pandemic. These publications will be available in the House of Representatives website.

Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HBs 2013 & 3172 - Regulating the use of bank accounts, electronic wallets, and other financial accounts (Reps. Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr. and Irwin Tieng)

HB 4060 – Amending Section 2 of RA 1405, otherwise known as the Secrecy of Bank Deposits Law, exempting government officials and employees from the prohibition against disclosure of or inquiry into deposits with any banking institution (Rep. Juan Carlos ‘Arjo’ Atayde)

HB 4313 – Promoting transparent governance and instituting anti-corruption mechanisms in the operation of banks and other financial institutions, amending for the purpose RA 1405 (Rep. Irwin Tieng)
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 1064 – Ensuring equal employment opportunities to members of indigenous cultural communities and preference in certain cases (Rep. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma)

HB 1067 – Institutionalizing indigenous peoples mandatory representation in the Province of Nueva Vizcaya and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma)
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)
HB 1397 – Regulating the application of local charges (at origin and destination) imposed by international shipping lines to comply with existing laws on obligations and contracts and international commercial terminology, establishing guidelines therefor (Rep. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera)

HB 4933 – Enhancing the competitiveness of Philippine maritime trade by strengthening the oversight functions of relevant government agencies over the imposition of shipping charges by international shipping lines and institutionalizing mechanisms for the efficient movement of goods (Rep. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera)

HB 4336 – Establishing the scope and procedure for Philippine ship registry, recognition and enforcement of maritime claims, and limitations of liability, as well as providing essential incentives, which collectively will promote a comprehensive and orderly Philippine ship registry system for the regulation of vessels carrying the flag state (Rep. Angelo Marcos Barba)
09:30 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom
HB 1620 – Rationalizing the collection of tax on business under Section 143 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, amending for the purpose Sections 143 and 150 thereof (Rep. Albert Garcia)

HB 4774 – Reallocating the sharing of taxes between local government units hosting principal offices, factories, project offices, plants, and plantations, amending for this purpose Sections 131 and 150 of RA 7160 (Rep. Rex Gatchalian)

HBs 1817 & 5290 - Institutionalizing the income classification of provinces, cities, and municipalities (Reps. Zaldy Villa and Rex Gatchalian)

HB 2077 – Creating the Municipality of Don Mariano Peralta from the Municipality of Jose Abad Santos in the Province of Davao Occidental (Rep. Claude Bautista)

HB 4222 – Creating the Municipality of Governor Vicente Duterte in the Province of Davao de Oro (Rep. Ruwel Peter Gonzaga)
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Continuation of the discussion on the compliance of the Philippines with the requirements under the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification, and Watchkeeping for Seafarers, particularly those identified by the European Maritime Safety Agency of the European Union

HBs 368, 379, 736, 1515, 1647, 1758, 2269, 2287, 3953, 4438 & 4563 – Instituting a Magna Carta for Filipino Seafarers (Reps. Marissa ‘Del Mar’ Magsino, Ma. Rachel Arenas, Sandro Gonzalez, Deputy Speaker Raymond Democrito Mendoza, Reps. Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Paolo Duterte, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, Michael Morden, Arlene Brosas, and Ramon Jolo Revilla III)
10:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HR 34 – Inquiry into the longstanding power crisis in the Province of Occidental Mindoro to explore and prescribe long-term solutions, strengthen the competitive selection process for power suppliers, address the mismanagement of its power distribution utility, and promote the use of renewable energy (Rep. Leody ‘Odie’ Tarriela)

HRs 116 & 148 – Investigation into the power supply crisis in the Province of Occidental Mindoro (Rep. Ivan Howard Guintu)

HR 118 – Inquiry into the failure of National Power Corporation to pay fuel subsidy to power producers in the Province of Oriental Mindoro causing huge power deficit and eventual load shedding in the entire province and on the failure of the National Electrification Administration to act thereon (Rep. Alfonso Umali Jr.)

HR 133 – Inquiry into the failure of the Oriental Mindoro Electric Cooperative Inc., and its independent power providers to supply adequate and reliable power to the consumers causing prolonged daily brownouts in the entire Province of Oriental Mindoro since June 2022 (Rep. Arnan Panaligan)
10:00 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)
HB 183 – Amending, among others, Sections 4, 5, and 6 of RA 10752, otherwise known as the Right-of-Way (ROW) Act (by allowing the current market value or zonal value of the land, whichever is higher, as basis for ROW compensation for government infrastructure projects; exempting the owner of the property affected by ROW acquisition from the payment of capital gains tax; and disallowing compensation of public utilities affected by ROW acquisition, among other amendments) (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)

HBs 1973, 2086 & 4601 – Amending RA 10752 (by requiring independent property appraisers to be licensed by the Professional Regulation Commission instead of accreditation by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas; requiring a ROW Action Plan for government infrastructure projects prior to actual ROW acquisition; providing a clear computation of the capital gains tax; defining market value as basis for ROW compensation; observing the guidelines on ROW acquisition indicated in the loan/grant agreement for foreign-assisted projects under the Official Development Assistance; and clarifying ROW acquisition of areas within ancestral domains, among other amendments that aim to further expedite ROW acquisition for government infrastructure projects ) (Reps. Romeo Momo, Salvador Pleyto, and Bernadette 'BH' Herrera)

HB 2824 – Further facilitating the acquisition of untitled lands for public use, amending for this purpose Sections 5 and 6 of RA 10752 (Deputy Speaker Ralph Recto)

HBs 49, 1974, 2087, 2557, 4584 & 5180 – Strengthening public-private partnership (PPP) and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Romeo Momo, Salvador Pleyto, Deputy Speaker Ralph Recto, Reps. Bernadette Herrera, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 4259 – Increasing the private sector participation in the infrastructure industry, amending further RA 6957, as amended, or the law authorizing the financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of infrastructure projects by the private sector (Rep. Gus Tambunting)

HR 142 – Inquiry into the contingent liabilities arising from PPP projects, with the end in view of institutionalizing fiscal discipline and strengthening government mechanisms to enforce transparency and accountability over the utilization and reporting of public funds (Deputy Speaker Ralph Recto)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD (Technical Working Group)
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 1976 – Revitalizing the salt industry, creating a comprehensive plan for its development, providing incentives to salt farmers and exporters, providing funds therefor (Rep. Ron Salo)

HB 5537 – Establishing the Philippine Advanced Salt Innovation Center to promote and enhance the salt-making industry in the Philippines (Rep. Ramon Guico Jr.)

HB 5676 – Defining salt as an aquatic resource and establishing a comprehensive salt industry development program, amending for the purpose RA 8550, otherwise known as the Philippine Fisheries Code of 1998 (Rep. Wilbert Lee)

Last Updated: 08-December-2023, 06:52:04 PM