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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service II


WEEKLY SCHEDULE

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

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THURSDAY • 25-JANUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
NATURAL RESOURCES (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 1361, 2162, 2317, 3569, 3727, 4385, 5117, 5888, 6046 & 6133 – Declaring/reclassifying certain parcels of land of the public domain as agricultural, mineral, and alienable and disposable lands in various parts of the country (Reps. Joseph Stephen Paduano, Melecio Yap Jr., Maximo Dalog, Gil ‘Kabrangay’ Acosta, Maria Vida Bravo, Allen Jesse Mangaoang, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Noel Villanueva, and Napoleon Dy)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 2728 – Ordaining the modernization of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)
WEDNESDAY • 24-JANUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
TOURISM
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1087 – Inquiry into the roadmap, programs, projects and action plans of the Department of Tourism (DOT) that aim to regulate tourist spots in order to promote sustainability (Rep. Edgar Sarmiento)
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HR 44 – Inquiry into the establishment of an apex organization of all cooperatives as a unifying body of the cooperative movement (Rep. Anthony Bravo Ph.D.)
TRANSPORTATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
• HBs 1215, 2530, 3941 & 6909 – Regulating motorcycles-for-hire or habal-habal, thereby authorizing cities and municipalities to grant franchises for their operations, amending for the purpose Sections 447 and 458 of RA 7160, as amended, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, and Section 7 of RA 4136, otherwise known as the Land Transportation and Traffic Code (Reps. Pedro Acharon Jr., Juliette Uy, Ramon ‘Red’ Durano VI, and Raul Del Mar)
TRANSPORTATION jt. w/ PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
• HBs 5381, 5714, 5839 & 6226 – Penalizing and preventing the use of motorcycles or scooters in the commission of crimes through the use of bigger plate numbers and identification marks, regulation of backriders (Rep. Victor Yap, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Reynaldo Umali and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Resolution to HR 603 – Urging President Rodrigo R. Duterte to issue a proclamation transferring the ownership and administration of a parcel of land located at Rizal Park, Ermita, Manila to the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) (Rep. Evelina Escudero)

Substitute Resolution to HR 736 – Urging President Rodrigo R. Duterte to issue a proclamation transferring the ownership and administration of the Intendencia Building in Intramuros, Manila to the National Archives of the Philippines (Rep. Evelina Escudero)

HR 154 – Urging the Department of Education (DepEd) to require field trips of educational institutions to visit historical sites and landmarks within the Philippines (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)
HR 232 – Proclaiming the month of September as Philippine Bamboo Month (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HR 1384 – Urging the public in coordination with concerned government agencies in preserving and restoring presidential houses and houses of heroes all over the country for the promotion of Philippine history and cultural heritage (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HB 2250 – Converting the Bayog National High School in the Province of Zamboanga del Sur into a technical - vocational high school to be known as Bayog Technical - Vocational High School and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Aurora Enerio Cerilles)

HB 3317 – Separating the Sicsican National High School - Annex in Barangay Sta. Monica, Puerto Princesa City from the Sicsican National High School, converting it into an independent national high school to be known as the Santa Monica National High School and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Gil ‘Kabarangay’ Acosta)

HB 4956 – Separating the Dabubu High School - Annex in Barangay Sinaoangan Sur in the Municipality of San Agustin, Province of Isabela from the Dabubu High School, converting it into an independent national high school to be known as the Sinaoangan Sur National High School and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Ma. Lourdes Aggabao)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 6111 & 6514 – Rationalizing and consolidating government regulations relating to all games of chance under the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR), Games and Amusements Board (GAB), Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), and special economic zones, creating for the purpose the Philippine Amusements and Gaming Authority (PAGA) (Rep. Enrico Pineda and Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
• HR 1511 - Urging the National Housing Authority (NHA) to grant amnesty on all penalties and surcharges in unpaid loan amortizations and institute a loan restructuring program for beneficiaries of its socialized housing projects pursuant to RA 9507, also known as the Socialized and Low-Cost Housing Loan Restructuring Act of 2008 (Rep. Alfredo ‘Albee’ Benitez)
NATURAL RESOURCES (Executive Meeting)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Executive meeting
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing/update by the National Tobacco Administration (NTA) on its plans and programs for tobacco farmers
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on the status of implementation of RA 9418 or the Volunteerism Act of 2007

Roundtable discussion (RTD) on HB 1166 (industry cluster-based programs and projects) and other social protection measures
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8, RVM Bldg.
HB 1524 – Prohibiting the demonstration, performance or exhibition in public of certain sexual acts, and the production, importation, sale or distribution, or public showing or display of pornographic materials, providing penalties thereof (Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo)

HB 2481 – Allowing advertisers and advertising agencies to determine billboard content and prescribing self-regulatory criteria therefor (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 3694 – Limiting the exposure of children to violent and obscene programming on television and cable systems (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
01:30 PM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HR 1107 – Investigation into the possible mandatory construction of alternative roads to major highways (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HR 1120 – Investigation into the possible relocation of national government centers to General Nakar, Quezon, and construction of national circumferential road (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HB 2431 – Creating a separate district engineering office in the City of Iligan and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Frederick Siao)

HB 5610 – Establishing the Lapu-Lapu City lone district engineering office of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Aileen Radaza)

HB 6701 – Renumbering the Surigao del Norte 1st and 2nd district engineering offices to conform and correspond, respectively, with the numbering of the legislative districts in the Province of Surigao del Norte (Rep. Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)

HB 5778 – Naming the 54-kilometer road in Mangatarem, Province of Pangasinan to Sta. Cruz, Province of Zambales as the Daang Kalikasan National Road (Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil)

HB 6515 – Naming the Taal Lake Circumferential Road in the Province of Batangas to Assemblyman Manuel Collantes Road (Rep. Ma. Theresa Collantes)

HB 238 – Appropriating ₱250 million for the construction of a trans-axial highway to be known as the Governor William Chiongbian National Highway from Barangay Poblacion in the City of Oroquieta to Barangay Mansawan in the Municipality of Don Victoriano, Province of Misamis Occidental and connecting to a national highway in the Municipality of Josefina, Province of Zamboanga del Sur (Rep. Jorge Almonte)

HBs 599, 627, 2524, 2779, 3136, 3383 & 4165 – Providing for the construction of expressways, roads, and highways in certain parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez, Reps. Scott Davies Lanete M.D., Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Abdullah Dimaporo, and Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)
TUESDAY • 23-JANUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
EAST ASEAN GROWTH AREA
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) on the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area’s (BIMP-EAGA) 26th Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) and 21st Ministerial Meeting (MM) held at the Central Bank in Tarakan, North Kalimantan, Indonesia from November 30 to December 3, 2017
ENERGY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg.
HB 942 – Removing the allowable systems loss from private utility companies and reducing the cap of recoverable system losses of rural electric cooperatives from 14% to 5%, amending for the purpose RA 7832, as amended (Rep. Tobias ‘Toby’ Tiangco)

HB 2297 – Prohibiting private electric utilities from collecting system losses from the consumers and reducing the cap of recoverable system losses of rural electric cooperatives to a maximum of 5%, amending for the purpose RA 7832, as amended (Rep. Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 6341 – Prohibiting power distribution utilities (DUs) from collecting system losses from consumers, amending for the purpose RA 7832 (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1212 – Inquiry into the alleged purchase and installation of fake train safety equipment on the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) – Line 3 (Rep. Jericho Jonas Nograles)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Determination of probable cause in relation to the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno
ETHICS AND PRIVILEGES (Subcommittee on Preliminary Inquiries)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Case No. SC-08-2017, entitled: Rep. Herminio Harry L. Roque Jr., complainant, versus Rep. Ron P. Salo, respondent, for violation of the House of Representatives’ Code of Conduct

Approval of Subcommittee Report No. PI-01-2017 on the consolidated sworn complaints filed by Rep. Herminio Harry L. Roque Jr. versus Ron Salo, docketed as Case Nos. SC-01-2017 to SC-06-2017
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 929, 2556, 2874, 2907, 3629 & 4241 – Providing for the establishment of the no calls and no text registration system (Reps. Francis Gerald Abaya, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Victor Yap, Federico ‘Ricky’ Sandoval II, and Salvador Belaro Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HBs 590, 931, 1193, 1258, 2328, 2648, 2809, 3649, 3661, 4014, 4404, 4646, 5382 & 5591 – Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Card Registration Act (Reps. Mariano Michael Velarde Jr., Francis Gerald Abaya, Roy Loyola, Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Magnolia Antonino, Wes Gatchalian, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Federico ‘Ricky’ Sandoval II, Carmelo ‘Jon’ Lazatin II, Joel Mayo Almario, Manuel Luis Lopez, and Gus Tambunting)

HB 6736 – Systemizing spectrum user fees imposed on all allocated and assigned radio frequency bands, amending for the purpose RA 7925, otherwise known as the Public Telecommunications Policy Act of the Philippines (Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua)

HR 1338 – Investigation into the management and administration of the country's radio frequency spectrum by the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) (Rep. Victor Yap)

Update on the selection of a third player telecommunications company
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 6354 – Institutionalizing the enforcement of the Fire Code of the Philippines in the economic zones and automatically instituting the Crisis Management Council in a given crisis situation, thereby amending Section 9 of RA 7916, otherwise known as the Special Economic Zone Act of 1995 (Rep. Cristal Bagatsing)

HB 6372 – Harmonizing the functions of government agencies concerned in the implementation of RA 9514, otherwise known as the Revised Fire Code of the Philippines, in economic and tourism zones (Rep. Romeo Acop)

HR 763 – Inquiry into the manifest breakdown of discipline in the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the light of the recent high-profile criminal incidents allegedly involving officers and members of the organization (Rep. Romeo Acop)
REFORESTATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rm. 5, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on the draft Committee Report on HR 382 – Inquiry into the alleged irregularities and wrong policies in the implementation of the National Greening Program (NGP) with the end in view of assessing the effectivity of the program (Rep. Divina Grace Yu)
SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 5618, 5701, 6227 & 6476 – Adopting innovation as vital component of the country's development policies to drive inclusive development, promote the growth and national competitiveness of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Victor Yap, Wes Gatchalian, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Arthur Yap)
MONDAY • 22-JANUARY-2018
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 6208 – Establishing the Philippine Legislative Police (PLP) and appropriating funds therefor (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
HIGHER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 242 & 4362 – Providing incentives for new graduates of colleges, universities and accredited institutions offering technical-vocational courses, otherwise known as the Bill of Rights for New Graduates (Rep. Bellaflor Angara-Castillo and Alfredo Vargas III)

HB 658 – Establishing a Magna Carta of Students (Rep. Sarah Jane Elago)

HBs 2103 & 4509 – Providing a national framework for students' rights and welfare (Reps. Tom Villarin and Alfredo Vargas III)

HBs 1187 & 5077– Establishing state colleges in the Municipality of Tubod, Lanao del Norte and in the lone legislative district of San Jose Del Monte, Province of Bulacan and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo and Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)

HBs 5164 & 5910 – Converting the Sulu State College (SSC) in the Province of Sulu and the Abra State Institute of Sciences and Technology in the Province of Abra into state universities and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Shernee Abubakar Tan and Joseph. Sto. Niño Bernos)

HR 1422 – Commending and congratulating the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman College of Law for winning the 2017 National Moot Court Competition on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) held at the UP Bonifacio Global City campus from October 2 to 6, 2017 (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HR 1514 – Expressing warmest felicitations and congratulations to the Miriam College students for winning 90 medals and three trophies in the prestigious World Scholar's Cup at Yale University (Rep. Eric Olivarez)

Last Updated: 23-January-2018, 04:05:16 PM