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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


DAILY SCHEDULE

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26-AUGUST-2021 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at the HRep Session Hall and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Budget briefing on sources of financing, expenditure levels and the budget proposals of departments/agencies/corporations, including review of prior years' performance:

Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC):
• Department of Budget and Management (DBM)
• National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)
• Department of Finance (DOF)
• Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)
PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 6317 – Creating the National Commission on the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, defining its powers, functions, and responsibilities and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)

HBs 6962 & 9413 – Reorganizing the National Council on Disability Affairs into the National Commission on Disability Affairs, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Ma. Lourdes Arroyo and Manuel Zubiri)
SENIOR CITIZENS (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 65, 1313, 1504, 1753, 2212, 4406, 5137, 6997, 7803, 8529 & 9238 – Protecting senior citizens from violence, defining elder abuse, and prescribing penalties for violation thereof [Rep. Victor Yap, Deputy Speaker Wes Gatchalian, Reps. Alfredo Garbin Jr., Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Sol Aragones, Eric Go Yap, Eric Olivarez, Francisco Datol Jr. (dec.), Alfred Delos Santos, and Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez]

HBs 1629, 4973 & 8539 – Ensuring that older or disabled persons are protected from institutional, community and domestic violence and sexual assault and improving outreach efforts and other services available to older or disabled persons victimized by such violence (Reps. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HBs 3696 & 9283 - Establishing a senior citizens' grievance desk in every barangay (Reps. Precious Hipolito Castelo and Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 3836 – Instituting mechanisms to protect the elderly against abuse, exploitation and abandonment or neglect, establishing a Home for the Elderly in every region, providing penalties for violation thereof and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Marisol Panotes)
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Continuation of motu proprio inquiry into the Commission on Audit’s (COA) Annual Audit Report for Calendar Year 2020 on the Department of Health and COA's adverse audit findings in the handling of COVID-19 funds
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HR 1769 – Urging the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to immediately settle the unpaid claims of all health care facilities in order to maintain and bolster the country’s health care capacity and directing the Committee to conduct an inquiry into the non-payment of health care facilities’ benefit claims by PhilHealth (Rep. Stella Luz Quimbo)

HR 1770 – Inquiry into the status of social health insurance programs administered by the PhilHealth (Rep. Stella Luz Quimbo)

HR 1964 – Requiring the PhilHealth to immediately pay the unpaid claims of all accredited hospitals in Regions I & II and the Cordillera Administrative Region (Rep. Ma. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma)
PUBLIC INFORMATION (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 12, 226, 644, 712, 837, 1625, 3063, 4570 & 4673 – Strengthening the people's right to information [Reps. Raul Del Mar (dec.), France Castro, Joy Myra Tambunting, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Gabriel Bordado Jr., Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Jericho Jonas Nograles, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, and Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto]

HBs 51, 1302, 1487 & 1975 – Implementing the people's right to information and the constitutional policies of full public disclosure and honesty in the public service (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HBs 813, 1608, 7219 & 7229 – Implementing the right of the people to information on matters of public concern guaranteed under Section 7, Article III of the 1987 Constitution and the state policy of full public disclosure of all its transactions involving public interest under Section 28, Article II of the 1987 Constitution (Reps. Ruffy Biazon, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Kristine Alexie Tutor, and Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero)

HB 5566 – Ensuring public access to official records, documents and any other information of public concern (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 5776 – Enabling the people's constitutional right of access to information (Rep. Alfred Vargas)
MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
02:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 7968 – Establishing the barangay microfinance system and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Geraldine Roman)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS jt. w/ MUSLIM AFFAIRS, and PEACE, RECONCILIATION AND UNITY
Agenda
02:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Presentation by the Technical Working Group of the draft Substitute Bill to HBs 8116, 8117, 8161, 8222 & 8277 – Resetting the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) elections scheduled on the Second Monday of May 2022 (Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, Rep. Esmael Mangudadatu, Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez, and Reps. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo and Isidro Ungab)

Last Updated: 04-December-2021, 04:13:23 PM