COMMITTEE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
21-September-2020 to 25-September-2020


Updated as of: 28-September-2020, 03:55:00 PM

DATE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA
21-September-2020
(MONDAY)
APPROPRIATIONS
11:00 AM onwards

Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) FY 2021 budget briefings/hearings of the following departments/agencies:

• 11:00 AM
- Commission on Elections (COMELEC) - CANCELLED

• 3:00 PM
- Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)
22-September-2020
(TUESDAY)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD
09:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) on its plans, programs and projects for implementation in 2021, including the target beneficiaries
APPROPRIATIONS
10:00 AM onwards

Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) FY 2021 budget briefings/hearings of the following departments/agencies:

• 10:00 AM
- Office of the Ombudsman (OMB)

• 11:00 AM
- Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)
MINDANAO AFFAIRS
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Briefing by concerned government agencies on the National Greening Program, protected areas under the National Integrated Protected Areas System (NIPAS) Act of 1992, large scale mining operations, and land administration in the Mindanao region
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 2603 – Declaring the Board of Trustees of the Veterans of World War II (BTVWWII) as a public office and the funds entrusted to it as public funds, amending for the purpose RA 3518 (Rep. Resurreccion Acop)

Draft Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 702, 1921 & 5841 – Mandating the use of proceeds from the development, lease, or use of certain government properties for veterans' affairs and welfare (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, and Manuel Cabochan III)

HR 1157 – Commending Quartermaster 2nd Class (QM2) Raymond Joseph Olley for his heroic acts for the Philippines during World War II (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)
23-September-2020
(WEDNESDAY)
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS jt. w/ GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY - CANCELLED
09:00 AM

Combination of physical meeting at the HRep Session Hall and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on HRs 1066, 1068, 1069, 1073 & 1074 – Investigation into the alleged graft and corruption in the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) (Reps. Joy Myra Tambunting, Robert Ace Barbers, Michael Defensor, Alfred Vargas, and Carlos Isagani Zarate)

Update on the Department of Justice (DOJ) Task Force on PhilHealth Report
JUSTICE
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on HB 2946 – Penalizing the act of throwing hard objects at motor vehicles (Rep. Ria Christina Fariñas)

Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 6348 & 7588 – Granting survivorship benefits to the surviving legitimate spouse and dependent children of a deceased retired member of the National Prosecution Service (NPS), appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jonathan Keith Flores and Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez)

HB 7668 – Amending Articles 183 and 184 of Act No. 3815, as amended, otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code (by increasing the penalty for providing false testimony or perjury) (Rep. Vicente ‘Ching’ S.E. Veloso)
APPROPRIATIONS - CANCELLED
03:00 PM onwards

Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) FY 2021 budget briefings/hearings of the following departments/agencies:

• 3:00 PM
- Commission on Audit (COA)

• 5:00 PM
- Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO)
24-September-2020
(THURSDAY)
JOINT CONGRESSIONAL OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE ON COOPERATIVES (JCOCC)
09:30 AM

Videoconference via Cisco Webex Organizational meeting - Approval of the Proposed Rules of Procedure of the JCOCC

Update on the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of RA 11364, otherwise known as the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) Charter of 2019

Discussion on the effects/impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the cooperative sector
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 7337 – Further amending RA 4566, to promote competition and investments in the construction contracting services industry (Rep. Wes Gatchalian)
APPROPRIATIONS
11:00 AM onwards

Combination of physical meeting at the Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) FY 2021 budget briefing/hearing

• 11:00 AM
- Commission on Elections (COMELEC)

• 4:00 PM
- Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) - CANCELLED
LOCAL GOVERNMENT (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on HB 5930 - Delineating the territorial boundaries of Tagaytay City, amending for the purpose RA 1418 or the law transferring to the Municipality of Talisay, Province of Batangas, its former barrios of Caloocan and Birinayan which were annexed to the City of Tagaytay, and RA 9024 or the Charter of the City of Calamba (Rep. Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino)
BASIC EDUCATION AND CULTURE
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 26 – Including a national artist as a member of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), amending for the purpose RA 7356, or the law creating the NCCA (Deputy Speaker Evelina Escudero)

HB 102 – Protecting the physical integrity of a cultural property, penalizing any obstruction to its view and sightline, amending for the purpose RA 10066, otherwise known as the National Cultural Heritage Act of 2009 (Rep. Edcel Lagman)

HB 325 – Establishing the National Filipino Youth Museum (Rep. Sarah Jane Elago)

HB 722 – Granting cash and other non-monetary benefits and incentives to Filipino artists who have brought honor and recognition to the country by winning in international competitions, including their coaches and trainers, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Lucy Torres-Gomez)

HB 3909 – Amending certain provisions of RA 7104, otherwise known as Komisyon Sa Wikang Filipino (Commission on the Filipino Language) Act (by operationalizing the Constitutional policy on the Filipino language - as official language and language of instruction in all levels of education - and mandating the Commission to ensure the implementation of this Act) (Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda)

HB 7622 – Strengthening the conservation and protection of our national cultural heritage, through an enhanced cultural policy, heritage education, and cultural mapping program, amending for the purpose RA 10066 (Rep. Christopher V.P. De Venecia)

HB 3333 – Separating the Marcelo Green High School (Parañaque National High School Annex) in Barangay Marcelo Green, City of Parañaque, from the Parañaque National High School, converting it into an independent national high school to be known as Marcelo Green National High School and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting)

HB 4817 – Establishing a national high school in Barangay Marcos, Municipality of Santa, Province of Ilocos Sur, to be known as Santa National High School and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Kristine Singson-Meehan)

HB 5948 – Changing the name of Paracelis National High School in Barangay Poblacion, Municipality of Paracelis, Mountain Province to Serapio Gawan National High School (Rep. Maximo Dalog Jr.)

HB 3222 – 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 4427 – Declaring the old San Vicente Church, Gabaldon building, Palacio Del Gobernador, Spanish Baldi, Diego Silang Marker, ancestral houses in the Municipality of San Vicente, Province of Ilocos Sur, as cultural and historical patrimony and bestowing them with rights and privileges accorded museum curators (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HB 4479 – Establishing a cultural center and museum in the Province of Biliran and providing funds therefor (Rep. Gerardo ‘Gerryboy’ Espina Jr.)

HB 6587 – Declaring the City of Malabon in Metropolitan Manila a cultural heritage zone (Rep. Josephine Veronique Lacson-Noel)
25-September-2020
(FRIDAY)
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD
09:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom HR 235 – Investigation into the 299 irrigation projects flagged by the Commission on Audit (COA)
(Rep. Argel Joseph Cabatbat)

HR 249 – Inquiry into the delayed irrigation contracts of the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) (Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HR 263 – Investigation into the delayed contracts and projects of NIA and to demand the Agency to effectively pursue the recommendations made by COA to address its inefficiencies (Rep. Bernadette ‘BH’ Herrera-Dy)

HR 539 – Investigation into the delayed irrigation projects of the NIA, which aggravated the already abject situation of the Filipino farmers (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HR 546 – Inquiry into the status of NIA’s irrigation projects throughout the country and its ability to effectively address the irrigation needs of the agriculture sector (Rep. Wilfrido Mark Enverga)

HR 672 – Investigation into the sale of water by CE Casecnan Water and Energy Company, Inc. to the NIA for purposes of irrigation to ascertain the volume of water delivery, review the exorbitant rates of water delivery fees per cubic meter and the average annual energy generation, and to propose remedial measures thereof (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT - CANCELLED
09:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Briefing by the Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) and the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) on their response to the position paper submitted by the cooperative sector

Discussion on the preparations for the Cooperatives Month

Update on the implementing rules and regulations (IRR) of RA 11364, otherwise known as the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) Charter of 2019

Confirmation of Meetings shall be done through sending of Notices of Meetings to Committee Members by their respective Committee secretariat staff.

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