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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

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17-AUGUST-2022 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
08:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Organizational meeting - Adoption of the Committee's Internal Rules and Procedure; Presentation of the composition of the Committee

HB 53 – Introducing administrative tax reforms, amending Sections 21, 22, 51, 56, 58, 77, 81, 90, 91, 103, 106, 108, 109, 110, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 128, 200, 236, 237, 245 and 248, and adding Sections 291 and 292 of RA 8424, otherwise known as the National Internal Revenue Code of 1997, as amended (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)

HB 2823 – Ordaining a Bill of Rights for Taxpayers (Deputy Speaker Ralph Recto)

HB 372 – Imposing value-added tax on digital transactions in the Philippines, amending for the purpose Sections 105, 108, 109, 110, 113, 114, and 236 and adding a new Section 105-A of RA 8424, as amended (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)

HB 3253 – Establishing digital taxation in the Philippines (Rep. Lex Anthony Cris Colada)

HB 3341 – Establishing digital amusement taxation in the Philippines (Rep. Teodorico Haresco Jr.)

HBs 375, 2111 & 3244 – Amending Sections 22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 32, 34, 37, 38, 39, 42, 51, 52, 54, 56, 57, 73, 108, 121, 122, 123, 174, 176, 179, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 195, 198 and 199, and repealing Sections 127, 175, 177, 178, 180, 188, 192 and 193, all under RA 8424, as amended (by harmonizing tax treatments for certain transactions of financial institutions; simplifying the complex structure of the financial sector; and ensuring neutrality in tax treatment across financial institutions, among others) (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Lex Anthony Cris Colada)

HBs 220 & 1811 – Imposing excise tax on plastic bags, thereby adding a new section, designated as Section 150-C, of RA 8424, as amended (Reps. Mikaela Angela Suansing and Joey Sarte Salceda)

Briefing by the following agencies on their accomplishments for the period 2019-2022 and legislative priorities for the 19th Congress: Department of Finance, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Bureau of Customs, and the National Tax Research Center
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Organizational meeting - Adoption of the Committee's Internal Rules and Procedure

Brief presentation by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources on its legislative agenda for the 19th Congress

Bills on the Conservation and Protection of Wildlife Resources:

HBs 154 & 2595– Providing stronger measures for the conservation and protection of wildlife resources and their habitats, repealing for this purpose RA 9147, otherwise known as the Wildlife Resources Conservation and Protection Act, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Alfelito ‘Alfel’ Bascug and Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 306 – Regulating the catching, sale, purchase, possession, transportation, importation, and exportation of all sharks, rays, and chimaeras and any part thereof in the country (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 309 – Strengthening the wildlife conservation and protection mechanism in the Philippines, amending for this purpose RA 9147, providing funds therefor (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 485 – Providing for a Revised Wildlife Resources Conservation and Protection Act, appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HB 1534 – Amending certain provisions of RA 9147, by increasing the penalties provided (Rep. Robert Ace Barbers)

HB 2769 – Providing for the protection of sharks, rays, and chimaeras in the Philippines (Rep. Eduardo Rama)


Bills on Sustainable Forest Management:

HBs 1878, 2018 & 2469 – Providing for the sustainable management of forests and forest lands (Reps. Ching Bernos, Eddiebong Plaza, and Rufus Rodriguez)


Bills on Land Reclassification:

HB 380 – Reclassifying the Mangabul Reservation in the Municipality of Bayambang, Province of Pangasinan, into alienable and disposable land of the public domain for the purpose of redistributing the same to the bona fide and long-term farmers/occupants thereof (Rep. Ma. Rachel Arenas)

HB 536 – Reclassifying a parcel of the public domain located in the Municipalities of Dinalupihan and Hermosa, Province of Bataan, as agricultural land open to disposition for commercial, residential, and other purposes (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HB 1611 – Reclassifying as agricultural land a parcel of land of the public domain situated at Lourdes, Alubijid, Misamis Oriental, to be utilized as the site of the science and technology park of the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HBs 2198 & 2201 – Reclassifying as agricultural land certain parcels of land of the public domain located in the City of Ozamiz and in the Municipality of Don Victoriano, respectively, both in the Province of Misamis Occidental, open to disposition for agricultural, commercial, residential, and industrial purposes (Rep. Sancho Fernando ‘Ando’ Oaminal)

HB 2841 – Reclassifying certain public lands within the strip of land five kilometers from either side of the Aspiras Highway, from the Municipality of Agoo, Province of La Union to the Municipality of Tuba, Province of Benguet covered by Proclamation No. 1754 (Reserving a strip of land along Marcos Highway from Agoo, La Union to Baguio City for watershed and forest reserve purposes) as alienable and disposable lands (Rep. Dante Garcia)


Bill on Declaring a Protected Area:

HB 2415 – Declaring a parcel of land located in the Municipality of Paoay in the Province of Ilocos Norte, a protected area with the category of protected landscape under the National Integrated Protected Area System, to be referred to as the Paoay Lake Protected Landscape, providing for its management, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Angelo Marcos Barba)

Bills Pertaining to Cagayan de Oro:

HB 966 – Imposing a logging ban in Cagayan de Oro City and providing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 967 – Declaring the City of Cagayan de Oro a mining-free zone and providing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 970 – Establishing the CDO Sendong memorial eco-parks and shrines in the City of Cagayan de Oro and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE
Agenda
10:00 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 pages of the HRep and Roman T. Romulo)
Deliberation/Approval of the following House Bills which are the same as those approved on 3rd reading in the 18th Congress:

HBs 617, 1088, 2129 & 2846 – Strengthening the conservation and protection of our national cultural heritage, through an enhanced cultural policy, heritage education, and cultural mapping program, amending for the purpose RA 10066, otherwise known as the National Cultural Heritage Act of 2009 (Reps. Christopher V.P. De Venecia, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Jose Francisco ‘Kiko’ Benitez, and Gus Tambunting)

HB 1655 – Providing for a Revised Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines, repealing for the purpose RA 8491, otherwise known as the Flag and Heraldic Code of the Philippines (Rep. Roman Romulo)

HB 1994 – Protecting the physical integrity of a cultural property from adverse visual impact and prohibiting any obstruction to its view and sightline, amending for the purpose RA 10066 (Rep. Edcel Lagman)

HB 2708 – Promoting Philippine indigenous and traditional writing systems, and providing for their protection, preservation, and conservation (Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez)

Deliberation on the following House Resolutions:

HRs 88 & 111 – Congratulating and commending Tribu Lumad Basakanon of Barangay Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City for winning the gold medal in the international category of the Powerful Daegu Festival in South Korea (Reps. Eduardo Rama and Christopher V.P. De Venecia)

HR 110 – Congratulating and commending the eight new members of the Order of National Artists for 2022 (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)

HR 113 – Congratulating and commending Gina Apostol for winning the 2022 Rome Prize in Literature (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)

Briefing by concerned cultural agencies on their respective programs, deliverables, challenges, and legislative priorities for the 19th Congress
EAST ASEAN GROWTH AREA
Agenda
11:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the Minority Leader's Conference Room, NW Basement and virtual meeting via Zoom
Organizational meeting - Presentation of the mandate of the Committee; Adoption of the Committee's Internal Rules and Procedure

Briefing by the Mindanao Development Authority on its recent projects and initiatives, and legislative proposals in the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) Cooperation in the 19th Congress

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