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HOUSE COMMITTEES


FOOD SECURITY

 

JURISDICTION: All matters directly and principally relating to programs and policies on food production and distribution, including the factors affecting food supply in the country, and other actions intended to achieve sustained growth and self-reliance in the production of basic food commodities, the availability and accessibility of these commodities to the people, and long-term food security for the nation.

CHAIRPERSON :

Hon. Caminero, Wilfredo "Willy" S.
Caminero, Wilfredo "Willy" S.

District Representative
Cebu, 2nd District

 

MEMBERS : 20 Members

COMMITTEE OFFICE :

3/F RVM Building, House of Representatives, Quezon City
Telephone no. 951-4346
Committee Secretary: Ms. Michelle Gordo-Barceta

SOURCE: Committee on Rules (Committee Membership) : BIS (Bills Referred) : Committee Affairs Department (Schedule of Meetings) : Engineering Division (Committees' Location/Telephone) : ICTS (Website Maintenance)


 

ROSTER OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Chairperson
1. Caminero, Wilfredo "Willy" S. (2019/08/05)
Vice Chairperson
2. Canama, Sabiniano S. (2019/08/05)
3. Dy, Faustino V "Inno" A. (2019/08/05)
4. Teves, Jose Jr. "Bong" J. (2019/08/05)
5. Pacquiao, Rogelio "Ruel" D. (2019/08/05)
6. Alvarez, Genaro Jr. M. (2019/09/30)
Member for the Majority
7. Tan, Alyssa Sheena P. (2019/08/05)
8. Mariano-Hernandez, Ruth (2019/08/05)
9. Violago, Micaela S. (2019/08/05)
10. Alfonso, Samantha Louise Vargas (2019/08/05)
11. Fortuno, Jocelyn F. (2019/08/05)
12. Caoagdan, Rudy S., DPA (2019/08/05)
13. Fongwan, Nestor B. (2019/08/27)
Member for the Minority
14. Castro, France L. (2019/08/27)
15. Cabatbat, Argel Joseph T. (2019/08/27)

 

PRIMARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 29

HB00186
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING FOOD SECURITY, ESTABLISHING THE FOOD SECURITY COUNCIL, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-07-23

HB00684
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A SYSTEM OF FOOD DISTRIBUTION FOR ADDRESSING THE NUTRITIONAL NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE PROVIDING FOR ITS PROCUREMENT PROCESS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. AGLIPAY, MICHAEL EDGAR Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-07-23

HB00793
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A STRATEGIC FOOD SECURITY RICE RESERVE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BIAZON, ROZZANO RUFINO B.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-07-23

HB00836
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A SYSTEM OF FOOD DISTRIBUTION FOR ADDRESSING THE NUTRITIONAL NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE PROVIDING FOR ITS PROCUREMENT PROCESS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. BORDADO, GABRIEL JR. H.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-07-23

HB02031
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-11

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Principal Author/s: 1. SY-ALVARADO, "KUYA" JOSE ANTONIO R.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB02186
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-16

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Principal Author/s: 1. LEGARDA, LOREN

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB02189
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-16

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING ALL FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS AND OTHER SIMILAR BUSINESSES TO DONATE TO CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS ANY AND ALL UNSOLD FOOD AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS THEREOF AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB02899
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-25

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING A STRATEGIC FOOD SECURITY RICE RESERVE AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2019-07-31

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-07-31

HB03342
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING ALL RESTAURANTS, APPLICABLE FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS, AND FOOD-RELATED BUSINESSES TO AID FOOD INSECURITY AND TO PREVENT FOOD WASTAGE IN THE COUNTRY THROUGH A ZERO HUNGER, FOOD RESCUE PROGRAM

Principal Author/s: 1. HERRERA-DY, BERNADETTE "BH"

Date Read: 2019-08-06

Bill Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB03370
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-01

Full Title: AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. GARIN, SHARON S.

Date Read: 2019-08-06

Bill Status: Referred to Stakeholders on 2019-08-20

HB03594
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-07

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A SYSTEM OF FOOD DISTRIBUTION FOR ADDRESSING THE NUTRITIONAL NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE PROVIDING FOR ITS PROCUREMENT PROCESS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. GARIN, SHARON S.

Date Read: 2019-08-14

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-08-14

HB03849
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-13

Full Title: AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. AGABAS, TYRONE D.

Date Read: 2019-08-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-08-20

HB03973
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-14

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAFUERTE, LUIS RAYMUND "LRAY" JR F.

Date Read: 2019-08-27

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-08-27

HB04206
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-27

Full Title: AN ACT ENSURING THE AVAILABILITY, ADEQUACY, ACCESSIBILITY AND SAFETY OF FOOD TO EVERY FILIPINO

Principal Author/s: 1. VARGAS, ALFRED

Date Read: 2019-09-03

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-03

HB04243
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-28

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING A SYSTEM OF FOOD DISTRIBUTION FOR ADDRESSING THE NUTRITIONAL NEEDS OF THE PEOPLE PROVIDING FOR ITS PROCUREMENT PROCESS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ABAYA, FRANCIS GERALD AGUINALDO

Date Read: 2019-09-04

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-04

HB04450
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-09

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS TO DONATE ANY AND ALL UNSPOILED AND UNSOLD FOOD TO RECIPIENTS CATERING TO THE FOOD-DEPRIVED SECTORS OF SOCIETY AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. SALO, RON P.

Date Read: 2019-09-12

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-12

HB04465
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-10

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS TO DONATE UNSOLD AND SAFE TO EAT PRODUCTS FOR DISPOSAL TO CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS AND PRESCRIBING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION

Principal Author/s: 1. CRISOLOGO, ANTHONY PETER "ONYX" D.

Date Read: 2019-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-13

HB04524
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-11

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Principal Author/s: 1. NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.2. MACEDA, EDWARD VERA PEREZ3. MALAPITAN, DALE "ALONG" R.4. MARTINEZ, ERIC M.5. VALERIANO, ROLANDO

Date Read: 2019-09-13

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-13

HB04616
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-16

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING FOR A SYSTEM OF REDISTRIBUTING AND RECYCLING FOOD WASTE TO PROMOTE FOOD SECURITY

Principal Author/s: 1. PEÑA, ROMULO "KID" JR.

Date Read: 2019-09-18

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-18

HB04666
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT ENSURING THE AVAILABILITY, ADEQUACY, ACCESSIBILITY AND SAFETY OF FOOD TO EVERY FILIPINO

Principal Author/s: 1. DY, FAUSTINO "INNO" V A.

Date Read: 2019-09-19

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-09-19

HB04903
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-09-30

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE DONATION OF ALL SURPLUS OR LEFT OVER BUT STILL EDIBLE FOODS TO CHARITABLE INSTITUTIONS AND FOUNDATION BY ALL RESTAURANTS, HOTELS, SUPERMARKETS, FAST FOOD CHAINS AND OTHER SIMILAR FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF

Principal Author/s: 1. NIETO, JOHN MARVIN "YUL SERVO" C.

Date Read: 2019-10-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-10-02

HB05467
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-13

Full Title: AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE PAGKAIN PARA SA LAHAT PROGRAM AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLANUEVA, EDUARDO "BRO. EDDIE" C.2. RIVERA, DOMINGO C.

Date Read: 2019-11-18

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-11-18

HB05520
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-18

Full Title: AN ACT STRENGTHENING FOOD SAFETY STANDARDS IN SCHOOLS AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE SECTION 14 OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10611

Principal Author/s: 1. ESCUDERO, EVELINA G.

Date Read: 2019-11-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-11-20

HB05785
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-12-11

Full Title: AN ACT ENSURING THE AVAILABILITY, ADEQUACY, ACCESSIBILITY AND SAFETY OF FOOD TO EVERY FILIPINO

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAR, CAMILLE A.

Date Read: 2019-12-17

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2019-12-17

HB05974
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-21

Full Title: AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. SUNTAY, JESUS "BONG" C.

Date Read: 2020-01-21

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2020-01-21

HB06468
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-03

Full Title: AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. DY, FAUSTINO "INNO" V A.

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2020-03-09

HB06474
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-04

Full Title: AN ACT PROVIDING MECHANISMS TO REDUCE FOOD WASTE AND HUNGER THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAR, CAMILLE A.

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2020-03-09

HB07443
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-08-20

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT, STRENGTHENING FOOD SECURITY THROUGH ESTABLISHMENT OF FOOD SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN EVERY PROVINCE OF MINDANAO, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. UNABIA, CHRISTIAN S.

Date Read: 2020-08-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2020-08-24

HB07709
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-18

Full Title: AN ACT REDUCING FOOD WASTE THROUGH FOOD DONATIONS AND FOOD WASTE RECYCLING

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2020-09-22

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on FOOD SECURITY since 2020-09-22

 

SECONDARY REFFERED HOUSE BILLS 10

HB00284
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING INTEGRATED URBAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN ALL METROPOLITAN AREAS NATIONWIDE TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. SUANSING, ESTRELLITA B.2. SUANSING, HORACIO JR. P.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-01-28

HB00855
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-01

Full Title: AN ACT MANDATING THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE TO PROMOTE URBAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE COUNTRYꞌS METROPOLITAN AREAS, TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY, AND PROVIDING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. AGLIPAY, MICHAEL EDGAR Y.

Date Read: 2019-07-23

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2019-12-09

HB01350
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-03

Full Title: AN ACT CREATING THE OFFICE OF NATIONAL FOOD SECURITY AND APPROPRIATING 20 BILLION PESOS THEREFOR FROM THE FUNDS OF PAGCOR AND PCSO

Principal Author/s: 1. CASTELO, PRECIOUS HIPOLITO

Date Read: 2019-07-24

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on GOVERNMENT REORGANIZATION since 2019-07-24

HB02119
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-07-15

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN FARMING IN THE METROPOLITAN REGIONS TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS, ESTABLISHING ECOLOGICAL COMMUNITY FUNCTIONS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. ROMERO, MICHAEL ODYLON L.

Date Read: 2019-07-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-01-28

HB03412
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-05

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING INTEGRATED URBAN AGRICULTURE IN URBAN AREAS NATIONWIDE TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. BENITEZ, JOSE FRANCISCO "KIKO" B.

Date Read: 2019-08-07

Bill Status: Deliberated upon by the Mother Committee on 2019-12-09

HB04081
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-08-20

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING INTEGRATED URBAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN ALL CITIES AND METROPOLITAN AREAS NATIONWIDE TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. DE VENECIA, CHRISTOPHER V.P.

Date Read: 2019-08-28

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-01-28

HB05640
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2019-11-26

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN AGRICULTURE IN ALL URBAN AREAS IN THE PHILIPPINES, ESTABLISHING FOR THE PURPOSE THE URBAN AGRICULTURE PROGRAM AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. MARIANO-HERNANDEZ, RUTH

Date Read: 2019-12-02

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-01-28

HB05923
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-01-07

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN FARMING IN THE COUNTRY'S METROPOLITAN AREAS TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS AND REGENERATE ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR ANY OTHER PURPOSE

Principal Author/s: 1. CABOCHAN, MANUEL III. D.

Date Read: 2020-01-20

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-08-04

HB06472
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-03-04

Full Title: AN ACT ADDRESSING FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS THROUGH INTEGRATING INSTRUCTIONAL GARDENS IN PRIMARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOL CURRICULA AND PROMOTING THE USE OF URBAN AGRICULTURE, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

Principal Author/s: 1. VILLAR, CAMILLE A.

Date Read: 2020-03-09

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-08-04

HB07768
 [Text As Filed]
 

Date Filed: 2020-09-25

Full Title: AN ACT PROMOTING INTEGRATED URBAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT IN ALL METROPOLITAN AREAS NATIONWIDE TO ADDRESS FOOD SECURITY CONCERNS AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

Principal Author/s: 1. TAMBUNTING, JOY MYRA S.

Date Read: 2020-09-29

Bill Status: Pending with the Committee on AGRICULTURE AND FOOD since 2020-09-29

 

SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS

Unless otherwise indicated, all committee meeting venues are located at the House of Representatives Complex.


Select Week
 

25-AUGUST-2020 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
FOOD SECURITY
Agenda
10:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Presentation by the World Wide Fund Philippines on the food sharing model

Substitute Bill to HBs 2031, 2186, 2189, 3342, 3370, 3849, 3973, 4450, 4465, 4524, 4616, 4903, 5467, 5974, 6468 & 6474 – Reducing food surplus through food donations and food waste recycling (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, Reps. Precious Hipolito Castelo, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Sharon Garin, Tyrone Agabas, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Reps. Ron Salo, Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Romulo ‘Kid’ Peña Jr., Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, Reps. Jesus Manuel Suntay, Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V, and Camille Villar)

Last Updated: 29-October-2020, 05:13:21 PM