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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

SOURCE: Committee Management Support Service II


DAILY SCHEDULE

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


13-SEPTEMBER-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
HEALTH (CANCELLED)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Conf. Rooms 1&2 RVM Bldg.
Draft Committee Report on HB 180 – Providing compassionate and right of access to medical cannabis and expanding research into its medical properties (Rep. Rodolfo Albano III)

Local Bills:
HB 2553 – Establishing the Teodoro N. Pepito Memorial Hospital in the City of Valencia, fourth district of the Province of Bukidnon and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Rogelio Neil Pepito Roque)

HBs 4624, 4875, 5324 & 5637 – Increasing/upgrading the bed capacity of certain hospitals in the country, upgrading its professional health care services and facilities, authorizing the increase of its medical personnel and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Erico Aristotle Aumentado, Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe, Karlo Alexei Nograles, and Bayani Fernando)

HB 4945 – Amending Batas Pambansa Blg. 517, by converting the Labuan Public Hospital in Zamboanga City into a level II general hospital to be known as the Labuan General Hospital and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Celso Lobregat)

HB 5649 – Establishing a general hospital in Zamboanga Sibugay under the full administrative and technical supervision of the Department of Health (DOH) which shall be known as the Zamboanga Sibugay Medical Center, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Ann Hofer)

National Bills:
HB 268, 716, 897 1578, 1851, 1964, 2579, 2798, 3089, 3365, 3441, 3497, 3500, 4707, 5378, 5387, 5763, 6153, 6210 & 6280, HR 786 and Privilege Speech No. 195 – Cancer-related bills (Reps. Geraldine Roman, Alfredo Vargas III, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Estrellita Suansing, Maximo Rodriguez Jr., Sol Aragones, Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo, Evelina Escudero, Gary Alejano, Lianda Bolilia, Wes Gatchalian, Karlo Alexei Nograles, Chiqui Roa-Puno, and Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HBs 884, 917, 925, 4713 & 5204 – Amending certain sections of RA 9211, otherwise known as the Tobacco Regulation Act of 2003 (Reps. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Harry Roque Jr., Francis Gerald Abaya, Lawrence ‘Law’ Fortun, and Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 2475 - Prohibiting the privatization and corporatization of public hospitals, public health facilities, and public health services (Rep. Carlos Isagani Zarate)
HBs 3491 & 3857 – Prohibiting the privatization of government hospitals (Reps. Jose Atienza Jr. and Gus Tambunting)

HB 4129 – Prohibiting smoking in public places nationwide and prescribing penalties for violation thereof (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 4161 – Mandating six months medical service in local health facilities for post-graduate physicians and new medical specialists (Rep. Rogelio Espina M.D.)

HR 719 – Urging the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to include psoriasis in the list of diseases and ailments covered by its healthcare program, with the end in view of making psoriasis treatment available especially to the marginalized, and lessening the cases of psoriasis in the Philippines (Rep. Scott Davies Lanete M.D.)

HR 973 – Urging the DOH to adopt harm reduction measures, particularly the use of electronic cigarettes as an alternative for smokers, as part of its national tobacco control strategy (Rep. Anthony Bravo Ph.D.)

Other Matters:
HB 5154 – Promulgating a comprehensive policy in addressing the needs of persons afflicted by rare disorders (Rep. Gus Tambunting)

HB 5704 – Granting free PhilHealth coverage to day care workers (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 1000 – Inquiry into the spurious land deals perpetrated by unscrupulous real estate developers in the Municipality of Mariveles, Bataan with the collusion of concerned agencies and public officials (Rep. Rodante Marcoleta)

Preliminary determination of jurisdiction on:

HR 1175 – Investigation into the alleged recent corruption in the Court of Appeals (CA) (Rep. Arnolfo ‘Arnie’ Teves Jr.)

HR 1188 – Inquiry into the alleged grossly disadvantageous lease contract entered into by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), Philippine Exporters Confederation, Inc. (PHILEXPORT), and the Manila Exposition Complex, Inc. (MECI) (Rep. Ben Evardone)

HR 1212 – Inquiry into the alleged purchase and installation of fake train safety equipment on the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) – Line 3 (Rep. Jericho Jonas Nograles)
JUSTICE
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Verified complaints for impeachment against Supreme Court Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno
TRANSPORTATION (CANCELLED)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkrs. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 1319 & 5595 – Requiring the use of child restraint (safety car seat) device or system for children riding in running motor vehicles (Reps. Mariano Michael Velarde Jr. and Cesar Sarmiento)

Briefing by the following government agencies:
• Inter-Agency Council on Traffic (i-ACT) - on its plans, programs, and projects;
• Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) - on the status of clearing of roads, closures of illegal terminals, and preparation for the upcoming holiday season;
• Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) - on the status of route rationalization; and
• Road Board - on the approval of DOTr projects.
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HB 6111 – 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)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 1&2 RVM Bldg.
HB 165 – Authorizing the sale of parcels of land in Barangay Krus na Ligas, Quezon City to its legitimate and qualified residents, amending for the purpose RA 9500 also known as the University of the Philippines Charter of 2008 (Rep. Feliciano Belmonte Jr.)

HB 1848 – Declaring certain portions of the Welfareville located in the City of Mandaluyong open for disposition to bona fide residents without public bidding (Rep. Alexandria Gonzales)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HB 2871 - Promoting open access data in transmission, providing additional powers to the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) (Rep. Victor Yap)

Substitute Bill to HBs 1946, 3052 & 3876 – Strengthening the powers of the NTC, amending for the purpose RA 7925, otherwise known as the Public Telecommunications Act of the Philippines (Reps. Vilma Santos-Recto, Victor Yap, and Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HBs 2096 & 6184 – Amending RA 10175, otherwise known as the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012 (Reps. Antonio Tinio and Victor Yap)

HB 3295 – Repealing Section 4(c)(4), Chapter II of RA 10175 (Rep. Evelina Escudero)
NATURAL RESOURCES (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 3&4 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HB 4577 – Classifying bamboo as an unregulated forest product (Rep. Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)
PUBLIC INFORMATION (CANCELLED)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 7&8 RVM Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 1557, 1570 & 3134 – Supporting the production of Philippine independent films by providing incentives to filmmakers who are given honors in notable international film competitions (Reps. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Alfredo Vargas III, and Strike Revilla)

HBs 1647 & 4399 - Strengthening the powers and functions of the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB), amending for the purpose PD 1986, creating the MTRCB (Deputy Speaker Linabelle Ruth Villarica and Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)

HB 4780 - Prohibiting the use of the word "Lanao" to generalize the area in the Provinces of Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur and Iligan City in mass media and providing penalties therefor (Rep. Mohammad Khalid Dimaporo)

HBs 685, 913 & 2395 - Providing for a journalist protection, security, and benefit program (Reps. Raul del Mar, Harry Roque Jr., and Carlos Isagani Zarate)
REFORESTATION (CANCELLED)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HR 382 – Inquiry into the alleged irregularities and wrong policies in the implementation of the National Greening Program (NGP) with the end in view of assessing the effectivity of the program (Rep. Divina Grace Yu)

HBs 3632, 4430 & 5549 – Requiring that a tree be planted for every child born in the Philippines, providing for its implementation (Reps. Mark Go, Harlin Neil Abayon III, and Elisa ‘Olga’ Kho)

HBs 536, 3446 & 4012– Requiring two trees for every child born to them (Reps. Eric Olivarez and Marlyn Primicias-Agabas)

Last Updated: 21-September-2017, 03:17:36 PM