05-December-2017, Tuesday

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

09:30 AM

Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HB 4269 – Ordaining the development of the downstream natural gas industry, consolidating for the purpose all laws relating to the transmission, distribution, and supply of natural gas (Rep. Evelina Escudero)

HRs 85 & 1034 – Investigation into the status of the 650-megawatt natural gas-fired power plant and liquified natural gas (LNG) hub terminal project being constructed by Energy World Corporation (EWC) in Pagbilao Grande Island, Quezon Province (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez and Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)
09:30 AM

Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Update by the Philippine National Police (PNP) on the status of operations of the small town lottery (STL)
09:30 AM

Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Substitute Bill to HBs 192, 227, 288, 543, 822, 1936, 2334, 3255 & 4899 – Creating the Department of Migration and Development, defining it powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Aniceto John Bertiz III, Deputy Speaker Eric Singson, Reps. Michael Romero Ph.D., Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Arthur Yap, Mark Villar, Carlos ‘Charlie’ Cojuangco, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, and Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
09:30 AM

Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Continuation of the hearing on the determination of probable cause regarding the verified complaint for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT (Executive Meeting)
09:30 AM

Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Executive meeting on the draft Substitute Bill to 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)
01:00 PM

Conf. Rms. 1&2, RVM Bldg. Substitute Bill to HBs 3540, 3700, 3985, 4724 & 4741 – Promoting the scientific propagation, processing, utilization and development of Philippine native animals, hereby creating the Philippine Native Animal Development Center (Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin, Reps. Michelle Antonio, Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte, and Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas)

HBs 2453 & 6278 – Promoting and supporting the development of the corn industry (Rep. Arthur Yap and Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin)

HB 3422, 5835, 6132 & 6324 – Establishing the Philippine Corn Research Institute and appropriating funds thereof (Reps. Michael Romero Ph.D., Ana Cristina Siquian Go, Jose Panganiban Jr., and ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HB 2837 – Promoting farmer and fisherfolk entrepreneurship and development to be known as Sagip Saka Act (Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)

HB 6559 – Instituting the Farmers and Fisherfolk Enterprise Development Program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)
01:00 PM

Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HB 1555 – Revising the Charter of the City of Baguio, repealing for the purpose Chapter 61, Act No. 2711, otherwise known as the Revised Administrative Code of 1917, as amended (Rep. Mark Go)

HB 4670 – Providing for the reapportionment of the lone legislative district of the Province of Aklan (Rep. Carlito Marquez)
01:30 PM

Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HB 6519 – Creating the overseas Filipino workers (OFW) Sovereign Fund (Rep. Jesulito Manalo)

HR 1485 – Inquiry into the reported anomalies and corruption in the issuance of Overseas Employment Certificates (OEC) to OFWs by the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA), and to determine whether there are modifications to be made with respect to the latter's systems, processes or procedures (Rep. Jesulito Manalo)

Discussion on the issue of segregation of the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) Trust Fund into Landbased and Seabased Accounts
01:30 PM

Conf. Rms. 3&4, RVM Bldg. HBs 17, 41, 73, 207, 293, 318, 366, 399, 501, 518, 699, 823, 887, 901, 1098, 1429, 1548, 1661, 1694, 1948, 2278, 2456, 2545, 2688, 2772, 4135 & 6536 and Privilege Speech 277 – Institutionalizing the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, Deputy Speaker Romero ‘Miro’ Quimbo, Reps. Alfredo Vargas III, Micaela Violago, Horacio Suansing Jr., Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Reps. Jose Christopher Belmonte, Victor Yap, Deputy Speaker Fredenil ‘Fred’ Castro, Reps. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Arthur Yap, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Salvio Fortuno, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Raul ‘Boboy’ Tupas, Bellaflor Angara-Castillo, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Vilma Santos-Recto, Gus Tambunting, Enrico Pineda, Shernee Abubakar Tan, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Kaka Bag-ao, and Tom Villarin)

HB 4155 – Institutionalizing the rice allowance program in 4Ps and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Lianda Bolilia)

HB 6600 – Mandating the national government to allocate two percent of the country’s annual gross domestic product (GDP) to the mandatory implementation of the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) Program (Rep. Michael Romero Ph.D.)

HR 464 – Inquiry into the implementation of 4Ps and seeking more sustainable programs that raise the standard of living and quality of life of poor families (Rep. Emmi de Jesus)
01:30 PM

Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. Substitute Bill to HBs 656, 1584, 1586, 1916, 2396, 4865 and 5058 – Granting additional privileges to persons with disability, amending for the purpose RA 7277, as amended, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Persons with Disability and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Jerry Treñas, Alfredo Vargas III, Micaela Violago, ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, Dennis Laogan, and Emmeline Aglipay-Villar)

HB 2094 – Declaring Filipino sign language as the national sign language of the Filipino deaf and the official language of government in all transactions involving the deaf, and mandating its use in schools, broadcast media, and workplaces (Rep. Antonio Tinio)

HB 6284 – Further amending RA 7277, as amended, on the mandatory Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) coverage of all persons with disability (PWDs) duly registered with the National Council for Disability Affairs (NCDA) and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Tricia Nicole Velasco-Catera)
02:00 PM

Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg. HBs 92, 6121, 6263 & 6475 – Providing for the basic law for the Bangsamoro and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), repealing for the purpose RA 9054, or the law strengthening and expanding the organic act for the ARMM, and RA 6734 or the law providing for an organic act for the ARMM (Deputy Speaker Bai Sandra Sinsuat Sema, Reps. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo, and Speaker Pantaleon ‘Bebot’ Alvarez)
REFORESTATION (Executive Meeting)
02:00 PM

Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg. Executive meeting on:

HBs 536, 3446, 3632, 4430 & 5549 – Requiring parents to plant one or two trees for every child born to them (Reps. Eric Olivarez, Marlyn Primicias-Agabas, Mark Go, Harlin Neil Abayon III, and Elisa ‘Olga’ Kho)

HB 772 – Requiring the planting of trees for any construction of residential, commercial or industrial structures (Rep. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar)

HB 3290 – Requiring sufficient canopy trees and flora in the construction of buildings and appurtenant lands and structures (Rep. Nancy Catamco)

HB 1154 – Requiring all graduating elementary, high school, and college students to plant at least 10 trees as a prerequisite for graduation (Rep. Gary Alejano)

HB 3132 – Requiring every student to plant trees every year (Rep. Strike Revilla)