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COMMITTEE MEETINGS

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17-MARCH-2021 • WEDNESDAY
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime and Venue
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Privilege Speech delivered on the floor on February 15, 2021 - On the privatization of the Talavera Water District (Rep. Estrellita Suansing)
GOVERNMENT ENTERPRISES AND PRIVATIZATION jt. w/ TRANSPORTATION (This meeting will follow immediately after the meeting of the Committee on Government Enterprises and Privatization)
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 2496 – Creating the Zamboanga International Airport Authority and providing funds therefor (Rep. Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe)

HB 4176 – Establishing the Aklan Airport Authority to administer and operate the Kalibo International Airport and the Caticlan Airport, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Teodorico Haresco Jr.)

HB 6863 – Creating the General Paulino Santos International Airport Authority, transferring the existing assets of General Santos City Airport to the Authority, vesting the Authority with such powers to administer and operate General Paulino Santos International Airport, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Shirlyn Bañas-Nograles)

HB 7976 – Creating the Philippine Airports Authority, defining its powers, functions, and responsibilities, and providing funds therefor (Rep. Eric Olivarez)
HEALTH
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 1844 – Authorizing the construction of a 'Bantay Antayan' Building in front of the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) Emergency Room complex, and appropriating funds therefor (Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez)

HB 2677 – Providing for the rehabilitation and modernization of PGH, creating the PGH Rehabilitation and Modernization Fund, appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Wilfrido Mark Enverga)

HBs 6789 & 7177 – Increasing the bed capacity of the PGH from 1,500 to 2,200 beds and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Kristine Alexie Tutor and Alfred Vargas)

HBs 6993, 7047 & 7350 – Increasing the bed capacity of the Davao Regional Medical Center from 600 to 1,000 beds, upgrading the service facilities and professional health care therein, and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Pantaleon Alvarez, and Joel Mayo Almario)

HB 1621 – Creating a body corporate to be known as the Western Philippines Medical Center (Rep. Gil 'Kabarangay' Acosta Jr.)

HB 6290 – Providing for the establishment of a district hospital in the Municipality of Ramon Magsaysay, Province of Zamboanga Del Sur to be known as Ramon Magsaysay District Hospital (Deputy Speaker Divina Grace Yu)

HB 8274 – Providing for the establishment of a children’s hospital in the Municipality of Liloan in the Province of Cebu, to be known as the Liloan Children’s Hospital, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Vincent Franco ‘Duke’ Frasco)

HB 8275 – Upgrading the Cebu Provincial Hospital in the City of Danao, Province of Cebu into a Level II general hospital to be known as the North Cebu Medical Center, increasing its bed capacity, upgrading its professional health care services and facilities, authorizing the increase of its medical personnel and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Vincent Franco ‘Duke’ Frasco)

HB 8782 – Increasing the bed capacity of Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center from 800 to 1,500 beds and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Mark Go)
WAYS AND MEANS
Agenda
09:00 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Briefing by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) on its revenue collection performance
BANKS AND FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES
Agenda
09:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 8938 – Deepening the capital market by developing a robust institutional investor base and strengthening the regulatory environment (Rep. Junie Cua)
GOOD GOVERNMENT AND PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY - CANCELLED
Agenda
10:30 AM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HR 1197 – Inquiry into the implementation of the housing project in Purok 6, Lam-An, Ozamiz City, Misamis Occidental, and the alleged violations in the demolition of houses and eviction of the residents while the Philippines is under a state of calamity (Deputy Speaker Rodante Marcoleta)
AQUACULTURE AND FISHERIES RESOURCES
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HBs 6063 & 6064 – Establishing fish ports in the Municipalities of Saint Bernard and Macrohon, both in the Province of Southern Leyte (Rep. Roger Mercado)

HB 6527 – Providing for the improvement, rehabilitation, and modernization of the Sangali Fish Port Complex (SFPC) in Zamboanga City (Rep. Manuel Jose ‘Mannix’ Dalipe)

HB 8100 – Establishing an aquaculture feed mill plant in the Municipality of Panay, Province of Capiz, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Emmanuel ‘Tawi’ Billones)

HR 1046 – Calling out various government agencies to provide salt producers the same benefits they give to the fisherfolk sector as both are economically linked (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor Savellano)
LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 874, 1494, 1557, 3276, 3291, 3355, 3487, 3511, 3801, 5496, 6562, 6629, 44, 2081,4890, 5026, 5342, 6263, 22, 165, 439, 536, 602, 670, 690, 763, 1304, 1366, 1787, 2700, 3159, 3985, 4096, 4271, 4395, 4575, 5003, 5057, & 6437 – Magna Carta for Barangay Health Workers (Reps. John Reynald Tiangco, Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan M.D., Julienne ‘Jam’ Baronda, Yedda Marie Romualdez, Alfred Vargas, Deputy Speaker Ferdinand Hernandez, Rep. Sol Aragones, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. John Marvin ‘Yul Servo’ Nieto, Ferdinand Gaite, Manuel Cabochan III, Francisco ‘Kiko’ Benitez, 'Kuya' Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado, Eric Olivarez, Johnny Ty Pimentel, Deputy Speakers Michael Romero Ph.D. and Evelina Escudero, Rep. Jose Christopher Belmonte, Deputy Speaker Strike Revilla, Minority Leader Joseph Stephen ‘Caraps’ Paduano, Reps. Resurreccion Acop, Ron Salo, Stella Luz Quimbo, Ruffy Biazon, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Jumel Anthony Espino, Marisol Panotes, Shernee Tan, Angelica Natasha Co, Michael Defensor, Aleta Suarez, Antonino Calixto, Deputy Speaker Henry Oaminal, and Rep. Tyrone Agabas)


Technical working group report on HBs 397, 1667, 2579, 5169, 5217, 5284, 6189, 7343 & 8585 and House Joint Resolution 7 – Providing compensation to Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) officials (Reps. Edgar Erice, Joey Sarte Salceda, Braeden John Biron, Cristal Bagatsing, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. Juan Fidel Felipe Nograles, Precious Hipolito Castelo, Manuel ‘Way Kurat’ Zamora, and Sarah Jane Elago)

HBs 5671 – Further strengthening the autonomy of local government units (LGUs), amending for the purpose Sections 16 and 41 of RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991 (Rep. Jose Enrique ‘Joet’ Garcia III)

HBs 653 & 2058 – Institutionalizing the income classification of provinces, cities, and municipalities (Reps. Francis Gerald Aguinaldo Abaya and Jake Vincent Villa)

HB 595 – Creating a barangay to be known as Barangay Friendship Village Resources in the Municipality of Norzagaray, Province of Bulacan (Rep. Lorna Silverio)

HB 2718 – Creating a barangay to be known as Barangay Bukal in the Municipality of Nabunturan, Province of Compostela Valley (Rep. Ruwel Peter Gonzaga)
MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:00 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on the Substitute Bill to HBs 60, 404, 562, 1069, 2215, 3699, 4072 & 4792 – Providing a socialized microfinancing program for micro enterprises through the Pondo sa Pagbabago at Pag-Asenso (P3) Program, thereby promoting entrepreneurship and appropriating funds therefor (Reps. Victor Yap, Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr., Rodrigo Abellanosa, Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Reps. Precious Hipolito Castelo, Alfred Delos Santos, and Lianda Bolilia)

Committee Report and the 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 programs for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), amending for the purpose RA 6977, as amended, otherwise known as the Magna Carta for MSMEs (Rep. Jocelyn Sy Limkaichong, Deputy Speaker Michael Romero Ph.D., Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda, Deputy Speaker Rufus Rodriguez, Reps. Tyrone Agabas, Teodorico Haresco Jr., Deputy Speaker Vilma Santos-Recto, Reps. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Florencio Noel, and Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HB 7968 – Establishing the barangay microfinance system and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Geraldine Roman)
COOPERATIVES DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom
HB 1923 – Recognizing the Province of Bulacan as the Cooperative Capital of the Philippines (Rep. ‘Kuya’ Jose Antonio Sy-Alvarado)

HB 5494 – Amending RA 9520, otherwise known as the Philippine Cooperative Code of 2008 (by allowing proxy voting in primary cooperatives whose members are widely dispersed or whose members are majority in the armed forces, persons with disabilities, or overseas Filipino workers, among others) (Deputy Speaker Deogracias Victor ‘DV’ Savellano)

HB 5732 –Instituting agricultural cooperativism in the Philippines, amending for the purpose certain sections of RA 9520, RA 11364, otherwise known as the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) Charter of 2019, and RA 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991, and appropriating funds therefor (Rep. Geraldine Roman)

HR 781 – Inquiry into the status of implementation of RA 11364 (Rep. Sabiniano Canama)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on HB 6018 – Institutionalizing skills training program and providing job opportunities to inmates in detention facilities (Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva)

HBs 4514, 5472 & 8291– Enhancing the regulation of employment of foreign nationals, amending for the purpose Articles 40, 41, and 42 of PD 442, as amended, otherwise known as the Labor Code of the Philippines (Rep. Jericho Jonas Nograles, Deputy Speaker Eduardo ‘Bro. Eddie’ Villanueva, and Rep. Luis Raymund ‘LRay’ Villafuerte Jr.)
LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT-SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMPLOYMENT (This meeting will follow immediately after the meeting of the Committee on Labor and Employment)
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 5379, 7894, 2479 & 8257 – Providing for Magna Carta for Workers in the Construction Industry (Reps. Romeo Momo Sr., Joy Myra Tambunting, and Alfred Vargas)

Draft Substitute Bill to HBs 7028, 5701, 7590 & 8229 – Institutionalizing a national unemployment insurance program (Reps. Stella Luz Quimbo, Virgilio Lacson, Ferdinand Gaite, and Eric Olivarez)
METRO MANILA DEVELOPMENT
Agenda
01:30 PM
Combination of physical meeting at Spkr. Nograles Hall, 1/F SWA Bldg. and virtual meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
HB 737 – Declaring the Laguna Lake as a primary source of potable water, providing the mechanisms therefor (Rep. Ruffy Biazon)

Discussion on the letter of Rep. Luis N. Campos (2nd District, Makati City) dated 19 January 2021 pertaining to the viability of Laguna Bay as an alternative source of potable water for Metro Manila
WELFARE OF CHILDREN
Agenda
01:30 PM
Virtual Meeting via Zoom (To be livestreamed on the official Facebook page of the HRep)
Committee Report on:

HRs 1118 & 1336 – Investigation into the alarming situation of online sexual exploitation of children in the Philippines (Rep. Yedda Marie Romualdez) and

HR 999 – Inquiry into the reported increase in online sexual exploitation of children in the country during the COVID-19 enhanced community quarantine (Rep. Juan Fidel Felipe Nograles)

HR 1313 – Investigation into the alarming spike of the number of cases of online sexual exploitation of children during pandemic (Rep. Arlene Brosas)

Last Updated: 12-April-2021, 05:59:13 AM