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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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WEDNESDAY • 29-NOVEMBER-2017
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Deliberation and approval of the Subcommittee 1’ proposed amendments to Articles VI, VII, and X of the 1987 Constitution
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY jt. w/ BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1433 – Inquiry into the recently reported improper and allegedly illegal act of stocks trading of certain key officials of Social Security System (SSS) leading to investments opportunity losses of the SSS to the prejudice of the corporation and its members, and to recommend appropriate legislation (Rep. Ben Evardone)

HR 1434 – Inquiry into the alleged conflict of interests and profiteering of SSS executives (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 4974 – Renewing the franchise granted to Ultrasonic Broadcasting System Incorporated (UBSI) under RA 8081 for another 25 years from the effectivity of this Act (Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil)

HB 4513 – Renewing the franchise granted to Radio Marine Network, Incorporated under RA 4607, as amended by RA 7512, for another 25 years from the effectivity of this Act (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)

HB 5265 – Renewing the franchise granted to Peñafrancia Broadcasting Corporation under RA 8166 for another 25 years from the effectivity of this Act (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 5 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 6208 – Establishing the Philippine Legislative Police (PLP) and appropriating funds therefor (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
YOUTH AND SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 544 – Creating the Philippine Sports Academy (PSA) as an attached agency of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), providing for its structure, powers, and functions (Rep. Mark Aeron Sambar)

HB 4530 – Establishing the Philippine Institute of Sports, defining its powers, functions, and responsibilities and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

HB 5024 – Institutionalizing a comprehensive national grassroots sports development program centered in the Philippine national games (Rep. Lucy Gomez)

HBs 6159 & 6207 – Establishing the Zamboanga del Norte Sports Academy and Training Center in the Province of Zamboanga del Norte and the Southern Leyte Sports Academy in Southern Leyte, respectively, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Isagani Amatong and Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1394 – Inquiry into the procedure of the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) in granting provisional certificates of accreditation to electronic gaming system (EGS) service providers and the manner of selecting and awarding the privilege to operate internet gaming cafés (Rep. Henry Oaminal)

Privilege Speech 130 – On the alleged PhilWeb Corporation’s quitclaim requirement (Rep. Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr.)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rm. 6 RVM Bldg.
Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) on its budget and plans and programs for North Luzon

Briefing by the Department of Finance (DOF) on the status and reclassification of local government units (LGUs)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8 RVM Bldg
HBs 15, 519, 902, 1712, 1917, 2925, 3249, 3380 & 3411 – Increasing the authorized expenses of candidates and political parties, amending for the purpose Section 13 of RA 7166 or the law providing for synchronized national and local elections and for electoral reforms, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr., Deputy Speaker Fredenil ‘Fred’ Castro, Reps. Salvio Fortuno, Henry Oaminal, Rosenda Ann Ocampo, Noel Villanueva, Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Jose Panganiban Jr., and Peter ‘Sr. Pedro’ Unabia)
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 3&4 RVM Bldg.
Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 1128 & 1262 – Mandating the use of proceeds from the development, lease or use of certain government properties for payment of pensions and other benefits of the veterans (Reps. Gary Alejano and Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HR 1020 – Inquiry into the performance of the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) as the primary medical facility for the hospitalization and medical care of eligible veterans and dependents (Rep. Romeo Acop)
TUESDAY • 28-NOVEMBER-2017
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 55, 76, 170, 341, 556, 563, 709, 712, 895, 916, 1045, 1208, 1351, 1563, 1837, 1857, 1910, 2389, 3556, 3769, 3802, 4443, 4444, 5130, 5264 & 5899 – Strengthening the security of tenure of workers in the private sector (Reps. Kaka Bag-ao, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Tom Villarin, Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Harry Roque Jr., Emmi de Jesus, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Aniceto ‘John’ Bertiz III, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica, Reps. Joseph Stephen Paduano, Mark Go, Arthur Yap, Manuel Zubiri, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Raymond Democrito Mendoza, Sherwin Tugna, Anthony Bravo Ph.D., and Wes Gatchalian)
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rooms 1&2 RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 162, 327, 435, 1305, 1697 & 3005 – Creating the Commission on Immigration, defining its powers and functions, expanding, rationalizing, and further professionalizing its organization, upgrading the compensation and benefits of its officials and employees, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Feliciano Belmonte Jr., Xavier Jesus Romualdo, Evelina Escudero, Leopoldo Bataoil, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., and Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

Substitute Bill to HBs 530 & 5188 – Providing for rural employment assistance program and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Rodel Batocabe and Gary Alejano)

Substitute Bill to HBs 3353, 4408 & 5167 – Institutionalizing the electric cooperatives emergency and resiliency fund and providing funds therefor (Rep. Carlos Roman Uybarreta and Deputy Speaker Eric Singson)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1123 & 5049 – Regulating the practice of criminology profession in the Philippines, and appropriating funds therefor, repealing for the purpose RA 6506 or the law creating the Board of Examiners for Criminologists in the Philippines (Reps. Gary Alejano and Maximo Rodriguez Jr.)

HB 1325 – Increasing the base pay schedule of all uniformed personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP) (Rep. Johnny Ty Pimentel)

HB 1350 – Increasing the base pay schedule of all military personnel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) (Rep. Johnny Ty Pimentel)

HB 1465 – Increasing the combat duty pay of all officers and enlisted personnel of the AFP from ₱240 per month to 25% of their base pay and providing funds therefor (Rep. Harlin Neil Abayon III)

HB 1701 – Standardizing the base pay, allowances, and other benefits of all uniformed law enforcement personnel rendering government service (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HBs 6478 & 6504 – Mandating the secretaries of the Department of Finance (DOF), National Economic and Development Authority, Department of Budget and Management (DBM), and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor to appear biannually before a joint Congressional Oversight Committee to report on the status and directions of the fiscal and monetary policies of the State (Reps. Wes Gatchalian and Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HR 1459 – Authorizing the increase in the base pay of military and uniformed personnel in the government (Rep. Salvador Belaro Jr.)

House Joint Resolution 14 – Increasing the combat duty pay of officers and enlisted personnel of the AFP from a minimum of five per centum to a maximum of 25% of the base pay of a private and providing funds therefor (Rep. Gary Alejano)

House Joint Resolutions 16-19 – Authorizing the increase in base pay of military and uniformed personnel in the government (Reps. Aniceto ‘John’ Bertiz III, Marlyn Alonte, Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez, and Rep. Arthur Yap)
BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 4283, 731, 2436 & 3456 – Amending RA 7653, also known as the New Central Bank Act (Reps. Ben Evardone, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Ma. Theresa Collantes, and Henry Oaminal)

Briefing by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on the virtual currency, crypto currency, and bit coin
REVISION OF LAWS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 388, 878, 972, 1520, 3398, 3478, 3498, 4206, 5201, 5604 & 6576 – Granting additional benefits to solo parents, amending for the purpose RA 8972, otherwise known as the Solo Parents Welfare Act of 2000 (Reps. Rosenda Ann Ocampo, Benhur Lopez Jr., Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Arlene Brosas, Evelina Escudero, Alfredo Vargas III, Robert ‘Ace’ Barbers, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, and Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica)

HB 4112 – Granting additional benefits to solo parents, repealing for the purpose RA 8972 (Rep. Carmelo ‘Jon’ Lazatin II)

HB 6175 – Establishing a Magna Carta of Solo Parents, and providing funds therefor (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Department of Education (DepEd), and National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) on their plans and programs for the achievement of the sustainable development goals (SDGs)
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 898 – Inquiry into the desired economic policy direction of the Philippines with regard to foreign participation in the ownership and operation of corporations and firms engaged in the business of construction of buildings and other infrastructure in the country (Rep. Arthur Yap)
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS jt. w/ TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 28, 346, 2672, 3756, 5034, 5322, 5951, 6339 & 6472 – Establishing special economic zones in various parts of the country, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Reynaldo Umali, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Johnny Ty Pimentel, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Scott Davies Lanete M.D., Rene Relampagos, Erico Aristotle Aumentado, Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez, and Rep. Dakila Carlo Cua)
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 4740 – Providing for protection of the remittances of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) (Rep. Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on HB 5236 – Providing for the rank classification in the Philippine National Police (PNP), amending for the purpose Section 28 of RA 6975, otherwise known as the Department of the Interior and Local Government Act of 1990 (Rep. Romeo Acop)

HB 4718 – Placing the provincial, sub-provincial and district jails under the jurisdiction of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), amending Sections 61, 62 and 63 of RA 6975 (Rep. Victor Yap)
SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rms. 7&8 RVM Bldg.
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 • 27-NOVEMBER-2017
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 55, 76, 170, 341, 556, 563, 709, 712, 895, 916, 1045, 1208, 1351, 1563, 1837, 1857, 1910, 2389, 3556, 3769, 3802, 4443, 4444, 5130, 5264 & 5899 – Strengthening the security of tenure of workers in the private sector (Reps. Kaka Bag-ao, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Tom Villarin, Ariel ‘Ka Ayik’ Casilao, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Harry Roque Jr., Emmi de Jesus, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Aniceto ‘John’ Bertiz III, Bernadette Herrera-Dy, Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica, Reps. Joseph Stephen Paduano, Mark Go, Arthur Yap, Manuel Zubiri, John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Raymond Democrito Mendoza, Sherwin Tugna, Anthony Bravo Ph.D., and Wes Gatchalian)
ENERGY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 3&4 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 4892 – Establishing the virtual one stop shop for the purpose of streamlining the permitting process of power generation projects (Rep. Rodel Batocabe)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rms. 1&2 RVM 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)
NATURAL RESOURCES (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 5 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 50, 907, 1104, 1171, 1213, 1893 & 5194 – Providing for sustainable forest management (Rep. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, Deputy Speaker Fredenil ‘Fred’ Castro, Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr., Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano, Reps. Divina Grace Yu, Arthur Defensor Jr., and Noel Villanueva)
PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rm. 6 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 6208 – Establishing the Philippine Legislative Police (PLP) and appropriating funds therefor (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 986 – Declaring the Balangay, otherwise known as the Butuan boat, as the national boat of the Philippines (Rep. Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun)

HB 1561 – Declaring the Waling-Waling as the national flower of the Philippines (Deputy Speaker Mylene Garcia-Albano)

HB 4606 – Declaring the Tamaraw as the national land animal of the Philippines (Rep. Doy Leachon)

HB 2139 – Declaring every 19th day of June as Araw ng Pagsulat, a special working holiday (Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil)

HB 2764 – Declaring San Roque Parish in Caloocan City as a national landmark and shrine for history, freedom, and independence, calling for its preservation and improvement, providing funds therefor (Rep. Edgar Erice)

HB 5017 – Declaring Kennon Road in the City of Baguio and Province of Benguet as a national heritage zone and appropriating funds for its restoration, rehabilitation, conservation, and development (Rep. Mark Go)

HB 4219 – Establishing the Bayang Historical Park and Convention Center in the Municipality of Bayang, Lanao del Sur, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mauyag ‘Jun’ Papandayan Jr.)

HB 5518 – Establishing the Edades and Bernal Museum in the City of Dagupan, Province of Pangasinan, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)
METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Update by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) and the Inter-Agency Council on Traffic (I-ACT) on their traffic plans for the Christmas season
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Report of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on its performance relative to the implementation of projects for 2016-2017, per region, and the Department’s absorptive capacity
SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rm. 5 RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 4498 & 5540 – Further promoting entrepreneurship by strengthening, empowering and enhancing the financing programs for micro, small and medium enterprises, amending for the purpose RA 6977, as amended, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Small Enterprises (Reps. Maximo Rodriguez Jr. and Michael Romero Ph. D.)

Last Updated: 23-November-2017, 07:55:45 PM