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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.


17-MAY-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 2473 - Strengthening the right of cooperatives to develop into viable and responsible economic enterprises, amending for this purpose RA 6938 by adding Section 9-b on cooperative powers and capacities (Rep. Rico Geron)
FOOD SECURITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 2818, 4354, 4337 & 4422 – Integrated Urban Agriculture Act (Reps. Estrellita Suansing, Michael Romero Ph.D., Harlin Neil Abayon III, and Orestes Salon)

HB 2496 – Providing for a system of redistributing and recycling food surplus to promote food security (Rep. Conrado Estrella III)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Consolidated Bill on HBs 40, 436, 2445, 3534, 3560, 4107 & 4578 – Amending certain provisions of PD 1467, as amended, otherwise known as the Revised Charter of the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC) Act of 1995 (Reps. Arthur Yap, Sabiniano Canama, Rosanna ‘Ria’ Vergara, Orestes Salon, and Christopher ‘Toff’ Vera Perez de Venecia)

HB 221 – Creating the National Water Resources Management Authority and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Linabelle Ruth Villarica)

HB 5025 – Amending RA 6234, or the law creating the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and dissolving the National Waterworks and Sewerage Authority (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HR 240 – Investigation into the performance of MWSS vis-a-vis its concession agreements with Maynilad Water Services, Inc. and Manila Water Company, Inc. (Minority Leader Danilo Suarez)

HR 445 – Urging the Manila Water Company, Inc. and Maynilad Water Services, Inc. to specify water consumption corresponding to the amount of basic charge as a protection for their customers (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HR 800 – Inquiry into the performance of Maynilad Water Services, Inc. vis-a-vis its obligations as stipulated in its concession agreement with the MWSS to ensure efficient and quality water and waste water services to the people (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Montilla Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
HB 140 – Reducing the water rates and charges for water users in the barangay/s hosting the water source within a water district, thereby amending PD 198, as amended (Rep. Victoria Isabel Noel)

HB 479 – Instituting a national dam safety program, establishing the National Dam Safety Authority, penalizing violations thereof (Rep. Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado)

HBs 517 & 2075 – Rationalizing the economic regulation of water utilities, creating the Water Regulatory Commission (Reps. Bernadette Herrera-Dy and Josephine Ramirez-Sato)

HB 703 – Condoning the unpaid balance of the loan, including interests and penalties thereon, secured by the Agoo Water District (AWAD) from the Local Water Utilities Administration (LWUA) and used by AWAD for its system rehabilitation (Rep. Sandra Young Eriguel M.D.)

HR 294 – Urging the LWUA to intervene in the alleged mismanagement in the distribution of water in the Lone District of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan by the San Jose del Monte local water district (Rep. Florida ‘Rida’ Robes)
HUMAN RIGHTS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Aquino/ Makalintal Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HBs 491, 576, 3468 & 3895 – Prohibiting racial, ethnic, and religious discrimination (Reps. Sitti Djalia Turabin-Hataman, Jose Panganiban Jr., Shernee Abubakar Tan, and Evelina Escudero)

HBs 79, 1556, 3312, & 3541– Comprehensive Anti-Discrimination Act (Reps. Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Kaka Bag-ao, and Deputy Speaker Sharon Garin)
TOURISM
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Villar Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
HBs 2010, 2014 & 2015 – Declaring the Sagrada Familia caves and Mts. Tapulao and Pinatubo in Zambales as ecotourism zones, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Cheryl Deloso-Montalla)

HBs 2111, 2488, 2489 & 2490 – Declaring certain parts of the Provinces of Palawan and Nueva Ecija as tourist destinations, providing for their development and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Frederick ‘Erick’ Abueg and Rep. Estrellita Suansing)

HBs 2128 & 2468 – Declaring the Province of Misamis Oriental and the Province of Lanao del Norte as tourism development areas, appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Juliette Uy and Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

HB 2525 – Creating the Limasawa Tourism Development Authority (Rep. Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado)

HB 2527 – Declaring Guinsaugon eco-adventure park in Southern Leyte as the Guinsaugon Eco-Adventure National Park (Rep. Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado)
VETERANS AFFAIRS AND WELFARE
Agenda
10:00 AM
Spkr. De Venecia Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 1128 & 1262 – Proposing to use the proceeds from the development, lease or use of certain government properties for payment of veterans’ pensions and other benefits (Reps. Gary Alejano and Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

Briefing by the Philippine Veterans Bank (PVB) on its latest operational and financial report and its plans, programs and activities for the welfare of the veterans, their surviving spouses and dependents
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Zulueta Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HB 249 – Creating a system of partnership between local governments and civil society organizations (CSOs) through the establishment of a people’s council in every local government unit (LGU), prescribing its powers and functions (Rep. Gabriel Bordado)

HB 568 – Enhancing participatory governance by providing an avenue for CSOs to assist in the local decision-making process and through the establishment of a people’s council in every LGU, prescribing its powers and functions (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)

Last Updated: 25-May-2017, 01:44:51 PM