COMMITTEE AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT
CALENDAR OF COMMITTEE MEETINGS
09-November-2020 to 13-November-2020


Updated as of: 23-November-2020, 09:43:53 PM

DATE COMMITTEE/SUBCOMM TIME VENUE AGENDA
09-November-2020
(MONDAY)
TRADE AND INDUSTRY
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Inquiry into the growing reported cases of online fraud and the recent spate of internet scams, fake online bookings, and sale/distribution of illegal drugs online or via social media
CIVIL SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION (Technical Working Group)
10:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on:

HBs 1567 & 7431 – Providing for a comprehensive nursing law towards quality health care system and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Rommel Rico Angara and Rufus Rodriguez)

HBs 1877 & 3477 – Providing for a comprehensive nursing law towards safe and quality health care system, repealing for this purpose RA 9173, otherwise known as the Philippine Nursing Act of 2002 and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Rufus Rodriguez and Ferdinand Gaite)

HB 4371 – Instituting reforms to further protect and develop the nursing profession, amending for the purpose RA 9173 (Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto)

HB 5321 – Instituting a comprehensive policy for the nursing profession in the Philippines, amending for this purpose RA 9173 (Rep. Alyssa Sheena Tan)

HBs 7265, 7281, 7289 & 7344 – Amending certain sections of RA 9173, providing for an advanced nursing education program (Reps.Rufus Rodriguez, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Joy Myra Tambunting, and Majority Leader Ferdinand Martin Romualdez)
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Consultative meeting with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on the status of infrastructure programs for FY 2020 and update on the proposed plans and programs for FY 2021 for Regions I & II and the Cordillera Administrative Region
10-November-2020
(TUESDAY)
NATURAL RESOURCES (Technical Working Group)
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on HB 4088 - Reclassifying the Mangabul Reservation in the Municipality of Bayambang, Province of Pangasinan, into alienable and disposable land of the public domain for the purpose of redistributing the same to the bona fide and long-term farmers/occupants thereof (Deputy Speaker Rose Marie ‘Baby’ Arenas)
MINDANAO AFFAIRS
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Substitute Bill to HB 7503 – Mandating the Task Force Bangon Marawi to provide monetary compensation for the loss or destruction of residential and commercial properties as a result of the Marawi siege, armed conflict between the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and terrorist groups, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

HR 727 – Directing the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and the Department of Transportation (DOTr) to submit a feasibility study on the Mindanao Railway Project (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

HR 728 – Directing the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) and DOTr to present the operational status and decongestion plan of all airports in Mindanao (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

HR 726 – Directing the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to present its compliance with the provisions of the Bangsamoro Organic Law (Rep. Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Substitute Bill to HBs 702, 1921 & 5841 – Mandating the use of proceeds from the development, lease, use or sale of certain government properties for veterans' affairs and welfare (Reps. Rozzano Rufino Biazon, ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, and Manuel Cabochan III)

HR 1105 – Inquiry into the undelivered Philippine Veterans Bank (PVB) shares by the Board of Trustees of the Veterans of World War II (BTVWWII) with the objective of implementing measures that would facilitate the prompt and timely delivery of these shares to our aging World War II veterans (Rep. Geraldine Roman)
BANKS & FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
02:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom HB 6899 – Regulating the scope of a loan moratorium on credit facilities granted to local government units (LGUs) (Rep. John Reynald Tiangco)

HB 7606 – Regulating the debt collection practices of debt collectors to protect borrowers from abuses, harassment, unfair treatment, and misrepresentations (Rep. Wes Gatchalian)

HB 2435 – Providing for the creation of the Cooperative Banking Act (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

HBs 7765 & 7878 – Providing for the registration, regulation, and operation of cooperative banks (Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting and Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)
11-November-2020
(WEDNESDAY)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ LOCAL GOVERNMENT
09:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 4175 - Creating the Boracay Island Council (Rep. Teodorico Haresco Jr.)

HBs 6214, 6285, 7249, 7256, 7280, 7294, 7313 & 7360 – Creating the Boracay Island Development Authority, defining its powers and functions, providing funds therefor (Reps. Paolo Duterte, Claudine Diana Bautista, Eric Olivarez, Carlito Marquez, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Joy Myra Tambunting, Rufus Rodriguez, and Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

HB 2679 – Creating the Northern Quezon Development Authority in the Province of Quezon and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Wilfrido Mark Enverga)

HB 3384 – Creating the Metropolitan Quezon Development Authority and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)
ĠOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION (This meeting will follow immediately after the joint meeting of the Committees on Government Enterprises and Privatization and Local Government)
09:00 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 774 – Creating the Taal Lake Development Authority, prescribing its powers, functions and duties, providing funds therefor (Rep. Ma. Theresa Collantes)

HB 2155 – Creating the Kapatagan Valley Development Authority, prescribing its powers and functions and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Abdullah Dimaporo)

HB 6578 – Creating the Lamon Bay Development Authority, defining its powers, functions, and duties, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D.)
ΕNERGY
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Briefing by the Department of Energy (DOE), National Electrification Administration (NEA), Manila Electric Company (MERALCO), and Philippine Rural Electric Cooperative Association (PHILRECA) on the initiatives undertaken to address the damages on distribution lines and structures brought about by Typhoon Rolly
NORTH LUZON GROWTH QUADRANGLE
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Consultative meeting with the Department of National Defense (DND) and the National Security Council (NSC) on the status of their current plans and programs for Regions I & II and the Cordillera Administrative Region
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES
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)

Briefing/discussion with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on the status of House Bills establishing fish hatcheries that are pending in the Senate
SUFFRAGE & ELECTORAL REFORMS (Technical Working Group)
01:30 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)
TRANSPORTATION
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 2401 – Establishing the Rights of Passengers of taxis, tourist car transport services, and other similar vehicles for hire (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HB 3308 – Defining and prohibiting obstruction and slowdown of traffic while under the influence of road rage, providing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)

HB 3387 – Imposing the penalty of two years of imprisonment and/or a fine of ₽200 thousand against a driver of a motor vehicle found to have committed aggressive behavior indicative of road rage and prescribing guidelines therefor (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)

HB 5759 – Penalizing acts of road rage (Rep. Florida Robes)

HB 2384 – Instituting policies to mitigate the traffic crisis in the country (Rep. Florida Robes)

Update by concerned government agencies and the private sector on the implementation of tollway cashless payments and interoperability of cashless systems, in relation to the following House Bills:
• HB 3206 – Mandating all tollway operators to use unified electronic toll collection access pass (Rep. Eric Olivarez)
• HB 6119 – Establishing the national electronic toll collection system for all expressways in the country (Rep. Wes Gatchalian)

Update by concerned government agencies and the private sector on the implementation of public utility vehicle (PUV) service contracting program under the Bayanihan 2
ΕNERGY (Technical Working Group)
02:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on HB 7060 – Promoting the use of microgrid systems for the total electrification of unserved and underserved areas (Rep. Sergio Dagooc)
12-November-2020
(THURSDAY)
HIGHER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION - CANCELLED
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Report by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on the status of implementation of various laws on the establishment of state colleges and conversion of state colleges into state universities in the country

Discussion on the issues pertaining to CHED policies and compliance requirements on the establishment of state colleges, conversion of state colleges into state universities, and issuance of certificates of compliance
MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT - CANCELLED
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Substitute Bill to HBs 1068, 1070, 2121, 2771, 2842, 3991, 4174, 4352, 4512, 5055 & 6004 – Further promoting entrepreneurship by strengthening, empowering and enhancing the financing and other support programs for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), amending for the purpose RA 6977, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for MSMEs, as amended (Rep. Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Joey Sarte Salceda, Rufus Rodriguez, Tyrone Agabas, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto, Reps. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Florencio Noel, and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HB 7400 – Establishing the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Information System in all Cities and Municipalities (MSMEs IS ACT) (Rep. Virgilio Lacson)

HB 7698 – Providing support services for small entrepreneurs in online spaces, providing mechanisms for their integration into the formal economy (Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda)
BICOL RECOVERY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - CANCELLED
01:30 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Discussion and assessment of damages sustained by the Bicol Region after the onslaught of Super Typhoon Rolly, as well as the post-disaster needs for possible supplemental budget for the rehabilitation of the Bicol Region
BANKS & FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
02:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom HB 3787 – Prohibiting the imposition of fees and charges on dormant accounts (Rep. Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 6387 – Amending Batas Pambansa Blg. 22 or the law penalizing the making or drawing and issuance of a check without sufficient funds or credit (by strengthening public confidence in checks as a negotiable instrument) (Rep. Rosanna ‘Ria’ Vergara)

HB 7714 – Establishing the Philippine Public Payment System (Rep. Robert Ace Barbers)

HB 7747 – Mandating the installation of online payment systems in all public offices and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo)
13-November-2020
(FRIDAY)
ENERGY
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) HB 3031 – 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 (Speaker Lord Allan Jay Velasco)
NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SECURITY (Technical Working Group)
09:30 AM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom Technical Working Group meeting on the draft Substitute Bill to HBs 206 and 2246 – Establishing a Philippine Self-Reliant Defense Posture Program and a national defense industry, repealing for the purpose PD 415 or the law authorizing the Secretary of National Defense to enter into defense contracts to implement projects under the self-reliant defense programs, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III and Manuel Cabochan III)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY - CANCELLED
01:00 PM

Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep) Substitute Bill to HBs 1655, 4115, 7398 and 7403 – Establishing information and communications technology (ICT) hubs nationwide (Reps. Manuel Cabochan III, Henry Villarica, Virgilio Lacson, and Alfred Vargas)

HB 6094 – Regulating the use of facial recognition technology (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 6303 – Establishing a transcendent unified government mobile application for government services, setting a framework and common standards for government mobile applications, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Pablo John Garcia)

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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