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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


DAILY SCHEDULE

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24-FEBRUARY-2021 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HUMAN RIGHTS (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 709, 1040, 6309 & 6392 – Protecting the rights of internally displaced persons (IDPs), providing penalties for violations thereof (Reps. Jose Christopher Belmonte, Joy Myra Tambunting, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, and Rep. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)
CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ON THE AFP MODERNIZATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Briefing by the Department of National Defense (DND) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on the AFP Modernization
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HBs 8031 & 8628 – Providing for additional mechanisms to accelerate the recovery and bolster the resiliency of the Philippine economy, providing funds therefor (Rep. Stella Luz Quimbo and Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco)

HB 8059 – Providing mechanisms for accelerated economic recovery and socioeconomic relief, appropriating funds therefor (Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 4781 – Declaring the acacia trees in the Municipality of Binalonan, Province of Pangasinan, as local heritage trees and appropriating funds for their protection, preservation, and conservation (Rep. Ramon ‘Mon-Mon’ Guico III)

HB 7090 – Providing for a 10-year moratorium on tree cutting in the City of Baguio (Rep. Mark Go)

HB 7804 – Providing for the sustainable management of heritage trees (Rep. Paolo Duterte)

HB 8246 – Banning the production, transportation, and sale of raw wood charcoal products and prescribing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Virgilio Lacson)

HB 8335 – Establishing and managing of Taklong Island National Marine Reserve in the Municipality of Nueva Valencia, Province of Guimaras, as full component of the National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS), as amended by RA 11038 or the Expanded NIPAS Act of 2018, to be renamed as Taklong and Tandog Group of Islands Natural Park pursuant to RA 11038, providing funds for its management (Rep. Ma. Lucille Nava M.D.)

HB 8430 – Declaring Lumbo Spring located in the Municipality of Dolores, Quezon Province as a protected watershed reserve (Rep. David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez)
TRANSPORTATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 333, 5222, 5758 & 6217 – Providing for a Maritime Code for the full and effective implementation and enforcement of international maritime instruments of which the Philippines is a state-party (Deputy Speakers Rose Marie 'Baby' Arenas and Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. Edgar Mary Sarmiento, and Sandro Gonzalez)
REVISION OF LAWS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 347 – Repealing Article 891 (Reserva Troncal) of RA 386 (Rep. Xavier Jesus Romualdo)

HB 408 – Amending Article 2 of RA 386, otherwise known as the Civil Code of the Philippines, by providing for the publication of laws in the print or online version of the Official Gazette or in a newspaper of general circulation in the Philippines, as a requirement for their effectivity (Rep. Xavier Jesus Romualdo)

HB 8595 – Amending Article 2 of RA 386, to include the electronic publication of laws as a requirement for their effectivity (Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)

HBs 7094 & 7584 – Adjusting the minimum amount for death indemnity, moral and exemplary damages under RA 386 (Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 2691 – Amending Title X, Funerals, Article 305 of RA 386, as amended (by clarifying the right to custody and possession of the cadaver in regard to the final rites or funeral) (Rep. Greg Gasataya)

HB 1426 – Clarifying the right of married women to retain their surnames, amending for the purpose Article 370 of RA 386 (Rep. Luis Campos Jr.)

HB 4001 – Changing the definition of "years," amending Section 13 of RA 386 and Section 31 of the Revised Administrative Code of 1987 (Rep. Faustino Michael Carlos Dy III)

HB 8353 – Amending Article 941of RA 386, on legacies and devises (by imposing the same rules on legacies and devises, such that a legacy or devise should only be valid if the property given exists in the estate of the decedent) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8407 – Amending Article 952 of RA 386 (by removing a misleading presumption that an heir is the presumed continuation of the personality of the deceased) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8518 – Amending Article 1403 of RA 386, on the statute of limitations regarding agreements for the sale of goods, chattels, or things in action (by increasing to P10,000 any sale of goods, chattels, or things in action that must be in writing in order to be enforceable) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8521 – Amending Article 867 of RA 386 (by referring to Art 870 which provides the period limiting the prohibition on alienation to 20 years) (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8570 – Amending Article 737 of RA 386, making it consistent with the other provisions on donations (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8573 – Repealing Article 781 of RA 386, on the ground of superfluity (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 8574 – Amending Article 1991 of RA 386, on replacing the word “depositor’s” with “depositary’s” in order for the law to reflect its intended meaning (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HBs 613, 1739, 1871 & 3112 – Providing for a housing program for public school teachers (Reps. Alfred Vargas, Luis Raymund 'LRay' Villafuerte Jr., Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, and Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 7509, 8085 & 8639 – Mandating and institutionalizing roll-over data allocation scheme, providing penalties for violations thereof (Rep. Enrico Pineda, Deputy Speaker Strike Revilla, and Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 7081 – Encouraging satellite-based technologies, mandating relevant agencies to promote the development of satellite-based technologies dedicated to education and other civic causes (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Substitute Bill to HB 2761 – Rationalizing the proceedings in and resolution of electoral protests (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 190 – Providing for additional organizational, operational, and developmental funding to the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), to promote and enhance its information and communications technology (ICT) mechanisms and projects, to foster and accelerate the convergence of its ICT-enabled facilities (Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HB 1628 – Institutionalizing a reporting process and procedure between the local civil registrars and the COMELEC on the death of persons, amending for the purpose Act No. 3753 or the Law on Registry of Civil Status (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Briefing by the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases on its guidelines and protocols, particularly on the proposed shift to modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) on March 01, 2021
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on HB 1900 – Revising the Charter of the City of Baguio (Rep. Mark Go)

Technical Working Group Report on HBs 874, 1494, 1557, 3276, 3291, 3355, 3487, 3511, 3801, 5496, 6562, 6629; 44, 2081, 4890, 5026, 5342, 6263; 22, 165, 439, 536, 670, 690, 763, 1366, 1787, 2700, 3159, 3985, 4096, 4271, 4395, 4575, 5003, 5057; 602; 1304 & 6437 – Magna Carta for Barangay Health Workers (Reps. John Reynald Tiangco, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Julienne ‘Jam’ Baronda, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Alfred Vargas, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Rep. Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Ferdinand Gaite, Manuel Cabochan III, Francisco ‘Kiko’ Benitez, 'Kuya' Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, Eric Olivarez, Johnny Ty Pimentel, Deputy Speakers Michael Romero Ph.D. and Evelina Escudero, Rep. Jose Christopher Belmonte, Deputy Speaker Strike Revilla, Minority Leader Joseph Stephen ‘Caraps’ Paduano, Reps. Ron Salo, Stella Luz Quimbo, Ruffy Biazon, Jumel Anthony Espino, Marisol Panotes, Shernee Tan, Angelica Natasha Co, Michael Defensor, Aleta Suarez, Antonino Calixto, Deputy Speaker Henry Oaminal, Reps. Tyrone Agabas, Resurreccion Acop, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

Technical Working Group Report on HB 5930 – Delineating the territorial boundaries of Tagaytay City, amending for the purpose RA 1418 or the law transferring to the Municipality of Talisay, Province of Batangas, its former barrios of Caloocan and Birinayan which were annexed to the City of Tagaytay, and RA 9024 or the Charter of the City of Calamba (Deputy Speaker Abraham ‘Bambol’ Tolentino)

HBs 5502-5504, 6270 & 6271 – Creating barangays in the Provinces of Agusan Del Norte and Agusan Del Sur, respectively, and providing funds therefor (Reps. Ma. Angelica Amante-Matba and Alfel Bascug)

HB 6176 – Creating an additional legislative district in the Province of Negros Oriental to be known as the Fourth Legislative District (Rep. Manuel Sagarbarria)

HB 6615 – Reapportioning the Province of Benguet into two legislative districts (Rep. Eric Go Yap)

HB 7348 – Institutionalizing the revitalized barangay police program of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joel Mayo Almario)

HBs 5671 & 7248 – Further strengthening the autonomy of local government units (LGUs), amending for the purpose Sections 16 and 41 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

Last Updated: 07-March-2021, 11:37:37 PM