COMMITTEE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
19-October-2020 to 22-October-2020


Updated as of: 29-October-2020, 05:13:21 PM

DATE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA
19-October-2020
(MONDAY)
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS jt. w/ GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY - CANCELLED
10:00 AM

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) Committee Report on HRs 1066, 1068, 1069, 1073, 1074, 1113 & 1114 – 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, Carlos Isagani Zarate, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)
RURAL DEVELOPMENT - CANCELLED
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA) on the implementation of the Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program for 30 priority provinces amid the COVID 19 pandemic
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION - CANCELLED
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Briefing by the Department of Agriculture (DA), National Food Authority (NFA), and Philippine Council for Agriculture and Fisheries (PCAF) on the following:

• Role of civil society organizations (CSOs) in co-implementing the food security thrust of the DA

• “Plant, Plant, Plant” Program that promotes community agriculture and ensures availability of and access to food in the country
20-October-2020
(TUESDAY)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS - CANCELLED
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Substitute Bill to HBs 175, 238, 825, 923, 4008, 5605, 364, 1650, 1891, 723, 6820, 7334 and HRs 32 & 132 – Regulating the planning, design, construction, occupancy, maintenance, and demolition of buildings, promoting building resilience against earthquake, fire, flood, landslide, storm, volcano, and multiple hazards, enacting a new Philippine Building Act, thereby repealing PD 1096 (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Alfred Vargas, Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr., Reps. Bayani Fernando, Michael Romero Ph.D., Romeo Momo, Victor Yap, Manuel Cabochan III, Lucy Torres-Gomez, David ‘Jay-Jay’ Suarez, Deputy Speaker Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., and Rep. Enrico Pineda)

HBs 3438, 3482, 3507, 3538, 4220, 4412, 6072, 6229, 6461, 6525 & 6665 – Creating/establishing district engineering offices in certain parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto, Reps. Mario Vittorio 'Marvey' Mariño, Vincent Garcia, Resurreccion Acop, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Faustino 'Inno' Dy V, Roger Mercado, Gerardo Valmayor Jr., Luisa Lloren Cuaresma, and Alan 'Aldu' Dujali)

HB 6097 – Renumbering the Cebu First, Second, and Fourth District Engineering Offices to conform and correspond, respectively, with the numbering of the legislative districts in the Province of Cebu (Rep. Janice Salimbangon)

HBs 6581-6584 – Converting certain roads into national roads in the Province of Romblon and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Eleandro Jesus Madrona)

HB 5997 – Naming the first Cebu-Mactan Bridge to Serging Osmeña Bridge (Rep. Raul Del Mar)

HB 6260 – Renaming the Lobog Bridge in the Municipality of Plaridel, Province of Misamis Occidental as Alfonso Burlat Apdujan Bridge (Rep. Diego ‘Nonoy’ Ty)

HB 7813 – Renaming the Marawi City-Kapai-Tagoloan II, Lanao Del Sur Road, stretching from Banggolo, Marawi City, traversing through the Municipalities of Kapai and Tagoloan II, all in the Province of Lanao Del Sur to Senator Ahmad Domocao Alangadi Alonto Sr. National Road (Rep. Ansaruddin Abdul Malik Adiong)
SUFFRAGE AND ELECTORAL REFORMS (Technical Working Group) - CANCELLED
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on:

HB 69 – Amending Sections 9 and 27 of RA 8189, otherwise known as the Voter's Registration Act of 1996 (by requiring the presentation of proof of residence for the purpose of voters registration and by removing from the law the provision on disenfranchising registered voters who failed to vote in two succeeding regular elections, respectively) (Rep. Robert Ace Barbers)

HB 578 – Strengthening the procedure for registration of voters during barangay elections, amending for the purpose RA 8189 (Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro Eddie’ Villanueva)

HB 7063 – Adopting a system of online registration of voters, amending for this purpose Sections 8 and 10 of RA 8189 (Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez)

HB 7411 – Authorizing the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) to use and implement an automated and online system for voter registration, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro Eddie’ Villanueva)

HB 7746 – Creating an Electronic Voters Registration System, amending for this purpose RA 8189 (Rep. Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo)
21-October-2020
(WEDNESDAY)
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES - CANCELLED
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom HBs 1282-1284, 6063, 6064 & 7211 – Establishing fish ports in certain parts of the country and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Roger Mercado, and Diego ‘Nonoy’ Ty)

HB 6527 – Providing for the improvement, rehabilitation, and modernization of the Sangali Fish Port Complex (SFPC) in Zamboanga City (Rep. Manuel Jose 'Mannix' Dalipe)
22-October-2020
(THURSDAY)
PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES - CANCELLED
10:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 7091 – Further amending RA 7277, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for Disabled Persons, to strengthen its implementation and strict monitoring of its accessibility, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Anthony Peter ‘Onyx’ Crisologo)

HR 454 – Inquiry into the implementation of RA 10754 or the law expanding the benefits and privileges of persons with disability (PWD) and on the process of the issuance of the identification card for the PWD (Rep. Eric Go Yap)
OVERSEAS WORKERS AFFAIRS - CANCELLED
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HB 826 – Protecting the remittances of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) (Deputy Speaker Aurelio ‘Dong’ Gonzales Jr.)

Substitute Bill to HBs 272, 328, 1568, 2318, 3282, 3990, 4685, 4749, 5142 & 5430 – Instituting the Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers (Rep. Michael Edgar Aglipay, Deputy Speaker Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas, Reps. Rommel Rico Angara, Sandro Gonzalez, Eric Go Yap, Tyrone Agabas, Raymond Democrito Mendoza, Jumel Anthony Espino, Macnell Lusotan, and Wilton ‘Tonton’ Kho)

HB 3887 – Institutionalizing the regional one-stop shop centers for OFWs nationwide (Rep. Ronnie Ong)

HBs 4426 & 5333 – Establishing Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) centers in every province and region of the country, providing funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano and Rep. Marisol Panotes)

HB 1825 – Establishing an OWWA satellite office in the City of Tagbilaran, Province of Bohol and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

HB 1826 – Establishing a Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) satellite office in the City of Tagbilaran, Province of Bohol and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Edgar Chatto)

Discussion/update on issues/concerns regarding OFWs:

• Current situation of OFWs affected by the COVID-19 pandemic; and

• Incident involving Gulf Livestock 1, a cargo vessel that capsized off the waters of Japan on September 2, 2020 with 39 Filipino seafarers onboard

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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