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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service I


WEEKLY SCHEDULE

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20-SEPTEMBER-2021 • MONDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
11:00 AM
Combination of physical meeting at R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Motu proprio inquiry into the report of the Commission on Audit regarding the procurement of medical and health safety equipment utilized by the Department of Health for its COVID-19 response
21-SEPTEMBER-2021 • TUESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Substitute Bill to HBs 511, 1669, 4853, 4985, 5190, 5270, 5305, 5524, 5563 & 5649 – Strengthening the field offices of the Commission on Elections by upgrading and creating certain positions, amending for the purpose Section 53 of Batas Pambansa 881, otherwise known as the Omnibus Election Code, as amended, and providing funds therefor (Reps. France Castro, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V, Tyrone Agabas, Cheryl Deloso-Montalla, Deputy Speakers Ferdinand Hernandez and Mujiv Hataman, Reps. Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe, Cristal Bagatsing, and Ann Hofer)
SENIOR CITIZENS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 1514 – Providing free legal assistance to senior citizens, amending for the purpose RA 7432, as amended, or the law maximizing the contribution of senior citizens to nation building, granting benefits and special privileges (Rep. Alfredo Garbin Jr.)

HB 2387 – Instituting an elderly employment system and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)

HB 4578 – Providing employment opportunities to senior citizens by mandating the public and private sectors to institutionalize a Senior Citizens Employment Program (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HBs 4896 & 5716 – Providing further opportunities to senior citizens as employees in private entities by granting increased incentives to private entities that employ senior citizens, amending for the purpose certain provisions of RA 9994, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2010 [Reps. Eric Go Yap and Francisco Datol Jr. (dec.)]

HBs 5362 & 6055 – Promoting the employment of senior citizens in government offices and private entities nationwide, further amending for the purpose Section 5 of RA 7432, as amended (Reps. Ronnie Ong and Aleta Suarez)

HB 8832 – Granting an income tax exemption to senior citizens aged 60 and above (Rep. Rodolfo Ordanes)
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
10:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HBs 5782, 9956 & 10024 – Granting distinctive honors and privileges to national athletes, creating a National Endowment Fund for Sports Heroes, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, and Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 10096 – Memorializing the heroism of Filipino olympians, establishing for the purpose an olympian memorial and other modes of commemoration, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Eric Martinez)

HR 1772 – Congratulating and commending Chess Grandmaster Eugenio ‘Eugene’ Torre for becoming the first Asian male to be inducted into the World Chess Hall of Fame by the World Chess Federation (Rep. Angelo Marcos Barba)

HRs 1895, 1928 & 1999 – Congratulating and commending Alexandra Maniego ‘Alex’ Eala for winning the 2021 French Open Tennis Girls’ Doubles title (Reps. Eric Olivarez, Angelo Marcos Barba, and Sarah Jane Elago)

HR 2194 – Strongly commending and thanking private individuals and organizations who provided generous incentives to all Philippine athletes who competed in the Tokyo Olympics (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)
MINDANAO AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Briefing by the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process, National Security Council, Department of National Defense, and National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) on the status of implementation of the Annex on Normalization in Mindanao, counter-insurgency programs of the government, and programs of the NTF-ELCAC
22-SEPTEMBER-2021 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 5884 – Authorizing the Community Environment and Natural Resources Office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), having jurisdiction over the parcel of land subject of the application, to issue tree-cutting permits to landowners for the cutting, gathering and utilization of naturally grown trees in private and/or titled lands subject to the guidelines of the DENR (Rep. Cyrille ‘Beng’ Abueg-Zaldivar)

HB 6321 – Prohibiting the exportation of black sand and its derivatives in its raw form to other countries (Rep. Jose ‘Bonito’ Singson Jr.)

HB 8299 – Institutionalizing the Tamaraw Conservation Program, creating its administrative and implementation mechanism, providing funds therefor (Rep. Josephine Ramirez Sato)

HB 8282 – Excluding certain portions of the Naval Station San Miguel in the Municipalities of San Narciso and San Antonio, Province of Zambales from the operation of Proclamation No. 938 (Retaining for the Armed Forces of the Philippines a portion of Naval Station San Miguel in the Municipalities of San Narciso and San Antonio, Province of Zambales) and declaring the excluded portions open to disposition under the provisions of RA 730, as amended, (Permitting the sale without public auction of public lands of the Republic of the Philippines for residential purposes to qualified applicants under certain conditions) to qualified occupants without public auction (Rep. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

HBs 8765 & 8813 – Reclassifying certain parcels of land located in the Islands of Cabilao and Sandingan in the Municipality of Loon, Province of Bohol, and in Barangay Imulnod, Municipality of Brooke's Point, Province of Palawan, respectively, into alienable and disposable lands (Reps. Edgar Chatto and Cyrille 'Beng' Abueg-Zaldivar)

HB 8768 – Declaring parcels of land of the public domain located in the Island of Pamilacan, Municipality of Baclayon, Province of Bohol an agricultural land open to disposition for agricultural, residential, commercial, industrial, and other productive purposes (Rep. Edgar M. Chatto)

HBs 9219, 9220, 9221 & 9222 – Declaring unclassified forestlands located in certain barangays in the Municipality of San Guillermo, Province of Isabela as alienable and disposable lands for agricultural, residential, and other commercial purposes (Rep. Faustino ‘Inno’ Dy V)

HB 9590 – Declaring the whole land within the island known as Capayas Island in Barangay Tabud, Municipality of Bataraza, Province of Palawan, as alienable and disposable land open to disposition for agricultural, commercial, residential, industrial and other productive purposes (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

HBs 9881 – Delimiting the extent of alienable and disposable lands vis-a-vis forest lands and national parks in Barangay Port Barton, Municipality of San Vicente in the Province of Palawan by classifying parcels of public forests as agricultural lands under the 1987 Constitution (Rep. Franz ‘Chicoy’ Alvarez)
WELFARE OF CHILDREN
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Substitute Bill to HBs 2203, 2517, 5307, 5407 & 5542 and HR 342 – Strengthening internet and digital content safety and online protection for children, providing penalties for violations thereof, and appropriating funds therefor [Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, Deputy Speaker Divina Grace Yu, Reps. Dan Fernandez, Ruffy Biazon, Florida ‘Rida’ Robes and Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta,)
23-SEPTEMBER-2021 • THURSDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 365 – Incorporating the value of responsible, fair and truthful utilization of social media in schools, universities, government agencies, non-government organizations, and private corporations (Rep. Victor Yap)

HR 1695 – Honoring the late Crispulo ‘Jun’ Icban Jr. for his lifetime contributions to Philippine journalism (Rep. Michael Defensor)

HR 2067 – Expressing appreciation and support to the efforts of the Manila Broadcasting Company – DZRH to help fight the proliferation of fake news through its “#accountkoto” campaign and calling the appropriate government agency to formulate policies in support of the initiative (Rep. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on HR 1897 –Commending the Filipino seafarers on-board MV Fleur N for exhibiting an act of heroism in rescuing 86 refugees drifting for days in the Mediterranean Sea (Rep. Sandro Gonzalez)

HR 2009 – Inquiry into the annual deployment cap on healthcare workers (Rep. Raymond Democrito Mendoza)

HR 2198 – Inquiry into the Bureau of Quarantine’s contract with Pisopay for the issuance of international vaccine certificate as proof of vaccination against COVID-19 (Rep. Sharon Garin)

Continuation of the discussion on the case of the five rescued domestic workers from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
24-SEPTEMBER-2021 • FRIDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
POVERTY ALLEVIATION
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HR 214 – Inquiry into the national poverty situation to include a comprehensive review and assessment of existing poverty data and poverty reduction programs in the country (Rep. Angelo Marcos Barba)

Last Updated: 19-September-2021, 04:08:08 PM