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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.


09-AUGUST-2017 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Budget Briefing:
• Department of Tourism (DOT)
GAMES AND AMUSEMENTS jt. w/ PUBLIC ORDER AND SAFETY
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Yñiguez Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Briefing by the City of Dreams (COD) Manila on its security and safety protocols
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
Agenda
09:30 AM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HR 882 – Inquiry into the use by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte of its shares from the excise taxes on locally manufactured Virginia-type cigarettes or the Special Support Fund under RA 7171 for a purpose other than those provided for by the said law, in its highly irregular purchase of motor vehicles made through cash advances without the benefit of public biddings for the total amount of P66.45 million (Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas)
LEGISLATIVE FRANCHISES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Committee Reports on HBs 4145, 4180, 4342, 4343 & 5632 – Renewing the franchises granted to Filipinas Broadcasting Network, Incorporated under RA 8168; DXRA-RMC (Rizal Memorial Colleges) under RA 8159; Pacific Broadcasting System, Inc. under RA 7967; Philippine Broadcasting Corporation under RA 7962; and University of Mindanao under RA 8170 (Reps. Edcel Lagman, Gil Acosta, Benhur Salimbangon, and Karlo Alexei Nograles)

Committee Report on HB 4600 – Granting the Deus Amor Est. Broadcasting, Inc. a franchise to construct, establish, install, maintain and operate for commercial purposes and in the public interest, radio and television broadcast stations in the Philippines (Rep. Jerry Treñas)

HB 4759 – Granting the Volunteer Lifecare Ministries Inc. a franchise to construct, install, establish, maintain and operate non-commercial radio broadcasting stations in the Philippines (Rep. Jerry Treñas)

HB 5166 – Granting Northeastern Broadcasting Services, Incorporated a franchise to construct, install, establish, operate and maintain radio and television broadcasting stations in Isabela Province and in Region 2 (Rep. Rodolfo Albano III)

HB 5303 – Granting Magnum.Air (Sky Jet) Inc. a franchise to establish, operate and maintain domestic and international air transport services, with Ninoy Aquino International Airport - Terminal 4 as its base (Rep. Sherwin Tugna)

HB 3118 – Granting the Streamtech Systems Technologies Inc. (SSTI) a franchise to construct, install, establish, operate and maintain telecommunications systems throughout the Philippines (Rep. Emmanuel Madrona)
METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rooms 3&4 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HB 4642 – Granting the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) additional powers and functions, amending for the purpose RA 7924 (Rep. Winston ‘Winnie’ Castelo)

HB 5057 – Amending RA 7924, strengthening the MMDA, providing funds therefor (Rep. Bayani Fernando)
POPULATION AND FAMILY RELATIONS (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
09:30 AM
Conf. Rooms 7&8 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HBs 2157, 2653, 2775, 3934 & 5038 – Amending RA 7432, as amended by RA 9994, otherwise known as the Expanded Senior Citizens Act of 2010 (Reps. Enrico Pineda, Luis Jose Angel Campos Jr., Ruwel Peter Gonzaga, Carlos Isagani Zarate, and Rodel Batocabe)
ENERGY
Agenda
10:00 AM
Conf. Rooms 1&2 RVM Bldg.
Briefing by Shell Philippines Exploration on the Malampaya Natural Gas
APPROPRIATIONS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Nograles Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Budget Briefing:
• Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
01:00 PM
Spkr. Belmonte Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Motu proprio investigation into the alleged smuggling of high grade “Shabu” through the express lane of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) which was consequently seized by the Bureau’s agents together with the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)
CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Laurel Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Deliberation on a Committee draft of a Philippine Federal Constitution
ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Room 6 RVM Bldg.
Presentation by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) on programs and projects funded by Official Development Assistance (ODA)

Presentation by the International Finance Group of the Department of Finance (IFG-DOF) on other funding sources for government projects

Presentation by the Departments of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and Transportation (DOTr) and the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) on the status of their programs and projects
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Room 5 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on:
HB 1266 – Strengthening the Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA), thereby repealing RA 4850, as amended, otherwise known as the LLDA Act of 1966 (Rep. Rozzano Rufino Biazon)

HB 4359 – Creating the Laguna Lake Conservation Authority (LLCA), thereby repealing RA 4850, as amended (Rep. Tom Villarin)
HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (Technical Working Group)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 1&2 RVM Bldg.
Technical Working Group meeting on HBs 130, 157, 2102 & 3736 – Prescribing a Code of Conduct for the eviction of underprivileged and homeless citizens or the demolition of their dwellings (Reps. Gus Tambunting, Jose Christopher Belmonte, Tom Villarin, and Rodante Marcoleta)
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY (Subcommittee on Telecommunications)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Fuentebella Hall 1/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HB 2871 – Promoting open access in data 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)
NATURAL RESOURCES
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 3&4 RVM Bldg.
HBs 3932, 3979 & 5733 – Declaring certain parcels of land of the public domain as agricultural land open to disposition for agricultural, commercial, residential, industrial, and other productive purposes (Deputy Speaker Frederick ‘Erick’ Abueg, Reps. Gerald Anthony ‘Samsam’ Gullas Jr. and Francisco Jose ‘Bingo’ Matugas II)

HBs 4387, 5086, 5301 & 5597 – Declaring certain parts of the country as mining-free zones (Reps. Ronald Cosalan, Joel Mayo Almario, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, and Gil Acosta)

HBs 2938 & 4115 – Establishing forestland boundaries in Mountain Province and in the Province of Siquijor (Reps. Maximo Dalog and Ramon ‘Rav’ Rocamora)
PEOPLE’S PARTICIPATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Spkr. Perez Hall 2/F SWA Bldg.
Substitute Bill to HBs 249 & 568 – Creating a system of partnership between local governments and civil society organizations through the establishment of a people’s council in every local government unit (LGU), prescribing its powers and functions (Reps. Gabriel Bordado and Sabiniano Canama)

Substitute Bill to HB 1598 – Providing for the accreditation of non-government organizations (NGOs) and people’s organizations (POs) eligible to access government funds and for the system of accountability and transparency for the use of these funds (Rep. Teddy Brawner Baguilat Jr.)

HBs 3023 & 3789 – Strengthening the right of the people to free expression, to peaceably assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances, repealing for the purpose BP 880, otherwise known as the Public Assembly Act of 1985 (Reps. Harry Roque Jr. and Carlos Isagani Zarate)

HB 146 – Institutionalizing volunteerism as a strategy for national development and as a domain of people’s participation, amending for the purpose Section 12 of RA 9418 or The Volunteer Act of 2007 (Rep. Maria Lourdes Acosta-Alba)
PUBLIC INFORMATION
Agenda
01:30 PM
Conf. Rooms 7&8 RVM Bldg.
HB 1571 – Promoting local arts and entertainment industry by providing the local movie and film industry corporate tax breaks and exempting venue operators from the payment of amusement tax when showing locally produced films and music events featuring Filipino artists (Rep. Alfredo Vargas III)

HB 1794 – Establishing a framework for film and television tourism in the Philippines, providing tax incentives, marketing the industry globally and providing employment for the sector (Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)

HB 2624 – Providing a five-year tax holiday for the film industry, by amending RA 9167 or the law creating the Film Development Council of the Philippines, defining its powers and functions, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Jose Atienza Jr.)

HBs 2215 & 4684 – Developing and promoting film tourism in the Philippines, providing funds and incentives therefor (Reps. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto)
PUBLIC WORKS AND HIGHWAYS
Agenda
01:30 PM
R. R. Andaya Hall 2/F Main Bldg.
HB 238 – Appropriating ₱250 million for the construction of a trans-axial highway to be known as the Governor William Chiongbian National Highway from Barangay Poblacion in the City of Oroquieta, to Barangay Mansawan in the Municipality of Don Victoriano, Province of Misamis Occidental and connecting to a national highway in the Municipality of Josefina, Province of Zamboanga del Sur (Rep. Jorge Almonte)

HB 480 – Appropriating funds for the construction of a coastal highway connecting the Caloocan, Malabon, Navotas and Valenzuela (CAMANAVA) area and the Provinces of Bulacan, Pampanga, and Bataan (Rep. Jose Antonio ‘Kuya Jonathan’ Sy-Alvarado)

HBs 274, 275, 599, 627, 1096, 1643, 1986, 2381, 2517, 2524, 2767, 2779, 3136, 3383 & 4165 – Providing for the construction of roads/ bridges/ expressways/ highways in certain parts of the country (Rep. Raul del Mar, Minority Leader Danilo Suarez, Reps. Scott Davies Lanete M.D., Ronald Cosalan, Linabelle Ruth Villarica, Randolph Ting, Roger ‘Oging’ Mercado, Reynaldo Umali, Abdullah Dimaporo, and Mohamad Khalid Dimaporo)

Last Updated: 19-October-2017, 06:39:31 PM