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SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


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Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Substitute Bill to HBs 193, 232, 1320, 1358, 1829, 2172, 2272, 2481, 2514, 2586, 2725, 2879, 2887, 2895, 2981, 2997, 3172, 3347, 3350, 3380, 3512, 3656, 3987, 4026, 4097, 4098, 4114, 4251, 4328, 4329, 4447, 4654, 4807, 4830, 4897, 4944, 5049 & 5141 – Establishing the national framework for water resource management and creating the Department of Water Resources and the Water Regulatory Commission, defining its mandate, powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Estrellita Suansing, Alfred Vargas, Rossana ‘Ria’ Vergara, Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy, Rufus Rodriguez, Ron Salo, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Lorenz Defensor, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Erico Aristotle Aumentado, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Josephine Ramirez-Sato, Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Abraham ‘Bambol’ Tolentino, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Juan Miguel Macapagal Arroyo, Joselito ‘Joel’ Sacdalan, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano, Reps. Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Henry Villarica, Joy Myra Tambunting, Eric Olivarez, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Reps. Aloy Lim, Frederick Siao, and David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez)

Substitute Bill to HBs 339, 1666, 1838, 4103, 4178 & 4791 – Modernizing the Bureau of Immigration (BI) by defining its powers and functions, expanding, rationalizing, and further professionalizing its organization, upgrading the compensation and benefits of its officials and employees, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Manuel Cabochan III, Rufus Rodriguez, Teodorico Haresco Jr., and Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez)

Substitute Bill to HBs 157, 2417, 3035, 4280, 7008, 7215, 7269, 7292 & 7364 – Establishing a Rental Housing Subsidy Program for informal settler families (ISFs) and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Jose Christopher Belmonte, Precious Hipolito-Castelo, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Deputy Speaker Johnny Ty Pimentel, Reps. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Alfred Vargas, Rufus Rodriguez, Joy Myra Tambunting, and Estrellita Suansing)

Substitute Bill to HBs 10, 166, 854, 1242, 1417, 2434, 2522, 2549, 2552, 2610, 2657, 3192, 3323, 3299, 4346 & 4880 – Declaring the coconut levy assets as a trust fund, providing for its management and utilization, authorizing the Privatization and Management Office (PMO) to dispose the coconut levy assets (Reps. Alan Peter Cayetano, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Michael Edgar Aglipay, Lucy Torres-Gomez, Wilfrido Mark Enverga, Sabiniano Canama, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Sharon Garin, Romeo Jalosjos Jr., Ian Paul Dy, Aleta Suarez, Joy Myra Tambunting, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., and Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

Substitute Bill to HBs 54, 285, 614, 758, 1312, 1400, 1915, 2136, 3311, 4099, 4116, 4217, 4214, 4399, 4667 & 5470 – Instituting services for learners with disabilities in support of inclusive education, establishing learning resource centers in all school districts, providing for standards, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Estrellita Suansing, Alfred Vargas, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Wes Gatchalian, Eric Olivarez, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Camille Villar, Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Henry Villarica, Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco, Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting, Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V, and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

Substitute Bill to HBs 297, 659, 2909 & 5514 – Establishing the ‘No Call and No Text Registration’ System, providing penalties for violations thereof (Reps. Victor Yap, Francis Gerald Aguinaldo Abaya, Precious Hipolito Castelo, and Roman Romulo)

Substitute Bill to HBs 79, 1310 & 4693 – Strengthening the culture of development planning in the Philippine Government, thereby creating the Department of Economics and Development Planning, repealing for the purpose EO 230, series of 1987, reorganizing the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), and Book V, Title II, Subtitle C, Chapters 1, 2, 3 & 4 of EO 292, series of 1987, otherwise known as the Administrative Code of 1987, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Wes Gatchalian, and Victor Yap)

Substitute Bill to HB 1485 – Regulating the practice of microbiology in the Philippines and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joaquin Chipeco Jr.)

HB 260 – Strengthening the national policy on access, and benefit-sharing from the utilization of Philippine genetic resources (Rep. Josephine Ramirez-Sato)

Substitute Bill to HBs 3565, 1101, 237, 342, 548, 2217, 2273, 2947 & 3813 – Establishing the Philippine Transportation Safety Board, defining its powers and functions and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Edgar Sarmiento, Ron Salo, Alfred Vargas, Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Angelo Marcos Barba, Ramon ‘Mon-Mon’ Guico III, Ria Christina Fariñas, and Rufus Rodriguez)

Substitute Bill to HBs 55, 487, 522, 1579 & 4586 – Protecting and promoting the Rights to Equality and Non-Discrimination on Race, Ethnicity, and Religion Act (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Michael Edgar Aglipay, Deputy Speaker Mujiv Hataman, and Rep. Jose Christopher Belmonte)

Substitute Bill to HBs 284, 637, 855, 2119, 3412, 4081, 5640, 5923, 6472 & 7768 – Promoting integrated urban agriculture in urban areas nationwide to address food security and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Estrellita Suansing, Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, Rep. Michael Edgar Aglipay, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Jose Francisco 'Kiko' Benitez, Christopher V.P. De Venecia, Ruth Mariano-Hernandez, Manuel Cabochan III, Camille Villar, and Joy Myra Tambunting)

Substitute Bill to HBs 172, 437, 1451, 3078, 3079, 3332 & 4811 – Providing for a mandatory immunization program, repealing for the purpose RA 10152, otherwise known as the Mandatory Infants and Children Health Immunization Act of 2011 (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Strike Revilla, Cristal Bagatsing, Irene Gay Saulog, Joy Myra Tambunting, and Marlyn ‘Len’ Alonte)

Substitute Bill to HBs 340, 1371, 4288, 5316, 5729, 5968 & 6399 – Providing for a new Passport Law, repealing for the purpose RA 8239, otherwise known as the Philippine Passport Act of 1996 (Reps. Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Ed Christopher Go, Ann Hofer, Sandra Eriguel M.D., John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Francisco Datol Jr. (dec.), and Rufus Rodriguez)

Substitute Bill to HBs 106, 1474, 3061 & 4891 – Providing for the sustainable management of forests and forest lands (Reps. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Divina Grace Yu, Leonardo Babasa Jr., and Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

Substitute Bill to HBs 3366 & 4413 – Providing for the revised Warehouse Receipts Law of the Philippines (Reps. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy and Xavier Jesus Romualdo)

Substitute Bill to HBs 486, 1532, 4649 & 5279 – Providing a framework for the right to adequate food, and providing penalties for violation thereof (Reps. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Jose Christopher Belmonte)

Substitute Bill to HB 204 – Mandating the establishment and implementation of the parent effectiveness development service by local government units (LGUs) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook pages of the HRep and Baguio City Rep. Mark O. Go)
Report by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on the status of implementation of various laws on the establishment of state colleges and conversion of state colleges into state universities in the country

Discussion on the issues pertaining to CHED policies and compliance requirements on the establishment of state colleges, conversion of state colleges into state universities, and issuance of certificates of compliance

Approval of Committee Reports
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 932 – Integrating all the national, provincial, sub-provincial, city, and municipal jails, placing for the purpose the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) provincial/sub-provincial jails and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) under a new bureau to be called the Bureau of Correctional Services, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Manuel Cabochan III)

HB 1507 – Strengthening the jail and correctional system by creating the Jail and Correctional Authority as the principal government entity for jail and correctional management, integrating therewith the BuCor, BJMP, all provincial, sub-provincial, district, city and municipal jails, defining its structure, powers and functions, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HBs 2965, 4645, 4713, 4879, 5082, 5237, 5481, 6183, 6352 & 7793 – Transferring the supervision and control over all the provincial and sub-provincial jails to the BJMP, placing/integrating all these jails under the jurisdiction of the BJMP, amending for the purpose certain provisions of RA 6975, as amended, otherwise known as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Act of 1990, and RA 9263, otherwise known as the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and BJMP Professionalization Act of 2004 (Reps. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Jorge Antonio Bustos, Rufus Rodriguez, Marisol Panotes, Victor Yap, Ria Christina Fariñas, Leonardo Babasa Jr., Divina Grace Yu, and Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Briefing by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Panel on the status of the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP)-MILF implementing peace talks

Briefing by the Bangsamoro Transition Authority-Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BTA-BARMM) on the status of the National Government –Bangsamoro Government Intergovernmental Relations Body (IGRB)

Presentation by the Mindanao People’s Caucus (MPC) on the "Rapid Midterm Review of the Bangsamoro Transition Period" conducted by the MPC with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 7179 – Promoting women participation and equitable representation in and by political parties, giving incentives therefor, creating the Women in Political Parties Empowerment Fund (Rep. Maria Lourdes Acosta-Alba)
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 1655, 4115, 7398 and 7403 – Establishing information and communications technology (ICT) hubs nationwide (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Henry Villarica, Virgilio Lacson, and Alfred Vargas)

HB 6094 – Regulating the use of facial recognition technology (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 6303 – Establishing a transcendent unified government mobile application for government services, setting a framework and common standards for government mobile applications, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)
01:00 PM
Combination of physical meeting at the HRep Conference Room 1&2 and virtual meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on the motu proprio inquiry into the North Luzon Expressway- South Luzon Expressway (NLEX-SLEX) connector road and North-South commuter railway projects as these affect several barangays in the City of Manila

Committee Report on the motu proprio inquiry into the issues affecting several barangays in Quezon City along the alignment of Segment 8.2 of the North Luzon Expressway Circumferential Road 5 (NLEX-C5) Link Project

Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 2141 – Enhancing the effectiveness of the Metropolitan Manila Council in formulating policies, rules, regulations, and in enacting ordinances for Metro Manila, amending for the purpose RA 7924, or the law creating the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), defining its powers and functions, providing funds therefor (Rep. Bayani Fernando)
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Discussion on the following:

• Assistance extended by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) to agrarian reform beneficiaries in this time of pandemic

• Implementation of the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP)-related provisions of RA 11494 or the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act (Bayanihan 2)
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Update on the following areas of cooperation between the Philippines and Russia with regard to the latter's COVID-19 vaccine:

• Participating in clinical trials;
• Agreeing to become a production hub of the vaccine; and
• Purchasing the vaccine

Last Updated: 17-January-2022, 03:57:38 PM