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COMMITTEE MEETINGS
JANUARY 23 - 26, 2018
17th CONGRESS (Second Regular Session)
AS OF 4:00 P.M.
JANUARY 23, 2018

Tuesday, January 23
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime & VenueAgenda
Agriculture and Food joint with Ways and Means; and Finance 9:00 A.M.
Sen. J.P. Laurel Room Sen. G.T. Pecson Room 2/F Right Wing, Senate
S. No. 1476 – Lifting of the Quantitative Restriction on Rice (Taking into consideration the following bills and resolutions: S. Nos. 53, 834, P.S. Res. Nos. 143, 146 and 380)
Banks, Financial Institutions and Currencies 9:30 A.M.
Sen. A.B. Padilla Room 2/F Right wing, Senate
P.S. Res. No. 468 – Inquiry into the possible violation of R.A. No. 9160, as amended, otherwise known as the Anti-Money Laundering Act
Local Government (Subcommittee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law) joint with Constitutional Amendments and Revision of Codes 10:00 A.M.
Session Hall 2/F Left Wing, Senate
S. Nos. 1608 and 1646 – Providing for the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

Wednesday, January 24
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime & VenueAgenda
Games and Amusement joint with Government Corporations and Public Enterprises; and Ways and Means 9:30 A.M.
Sen. C.M. Recto Room Sen. J.P. Laurel Room 2/F Right Wing, Senate
S. No. 1470 – Creating the Philippine Charity Office

P.S. Res. No. 577 - Inquiry on the controversies currently surrounding the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office
Energy joint with Cooperatives 10:00 A.M.
Sen. G.T. Pecson Room 2/F Right Wing, Senate
Consultative Meeting on the Supervisory and Disciplinary Powers of the National Electrification Administration (NEA) over Bukidnon II Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BUSECO)
Public Services joint with Finance; and Energy 10:00 A.M.
Sen. L.M. Tañada Room 2/F Right Wing, Senate
H. No. 6314 – Granting Streamtech Systems Technologies, Inc. a franchise to construct, install, establish, operate , and maintain telecommunications system throughout the Philippines

H. Nos. 6165, 5665, 6166, 6167, 6168, 6169, 6170, 4136, 5349, 5558, 5635, 5717, 5716 and 5715 – Granting/extending the following: Deus Amor Est Broadcasting, Inc.; Malindang Broadcasting Network Corporation; Filipinas Broadcasting Network, Inc.; University of Mindanao; Pacific Broadcasting System, Inc.; Philippine Broadcasting Corporation; RMC Broadcasting Corporation; Manila Broadcasting Company; Notre Dame Broadcasting Corporation; Golden Nation Network, Inc.; Bright Star Broadcasting Network Corporation; PBN Broadcasting Network, Inc.; Vanguard Radio Network Company, Inc.; and Cebu Broadcasting Company a franchise to construct, install, operate, and maintain radio and television broadcasting stations within the Philippines

S. No. 1589, H. Nos. 5556, 5557, 5559 - Extending/Granting the following: Innove Communications, Inc. (formerly known as Isla Communications Company, Inc.); Ignite Telecommunications, Incorporated; and Ermita Electronics, Incorporated (presently known as G. Telecoms, Inc.) a franchise to install, operate and maintain telecommunications services/systems throughout the Philippines
Bicameral Conference Committee (Health and Demography) 10:00 A.M.
Committee Room No. 1 2/F Core C, Senate
Disagreeing provisions of S. No. 1354 and H. No. 6452 re: Mental Health Act of 2017
Civil Service, Government Reorganization and Professional Regulation joint with Finance 1:00 P.M.
Sen. A.B. Padilla Room 2/F Right Wing, Senate
S. No. 577 - Promoting government agency performance excellence

S. No. 870 - Strengthening the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Servants

S. No. 600 - Providing for stiffer penalties against public officials and employees who refuse or neglect to act promptly on the public's personal transactions and communications as required under R.A. No. 6713, otherwise known as the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees

P.S. Res. No. 441 – Inquiry on the complaints of various stakeholders on the implementation of R.A. No. 10912 or the Continuing Professional Development Act of 2016
Labor, Employment and Human Resources Development joint with Civil Service, Government Reorganization and Professional Regulation; Finance; and Ways and Means 1:00 P.M.
Committee Room No. 2 2/F Core C, Senate
S. Nos. 360 and 1064 – Granting parental care leave with full pay to all employed parents or legal guardians of minor children in the private and public sector

S. Nos. 963, 1063 and 1209 - Amending Sections 2 and 3 of R.A. No. 8187, otherwise known as the Paternity Leave Act of 1996

S. Nos. 362 and 398 - Providing pre-natal leave benefits for female employees

S. No. 1614 - Increasing the service incentive leave of employees, amending for the purpose Article 95 of P.D. No. 442, as amended, otherwise known as the Labor Code of the Philippines

S. No. 854 – Granting employees three days paid leave to attend school-related activities of their children

S. No. 1387 - Granting a special leave of absence of fifteen (15) days a year with full pay to all legitimate spouses of overseas workers in the private and public sector
Health and Demography joint with Social Justice, Welfare and Rural Development; and Finance 1:30 P.M.
Committee Room No. 1 2/F Core C, Senate
S. No. 1507 - Requiring the establishment of dialysis clinics in all national, regional and provincial hospitals and providing for free dialysis treatments to indigent patients

S. Nos. 1505 and 1329 - Requiring all national, regional, and provincial government hospitals to establish, operate and maintain a dialysis ward or unit in their respective hospital and providing free dialysis treatment to indigent patients

Thursday, January 25
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime & VenueAgenda
Local Government (Subcommittee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law) joint with Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes; Ways and Means; and Finance 10:00 A.M.
Shariff Kabunsuan Complex, ORG Compound Cotabato City
S. Nos. 1608 and 1635 – Providing for the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

Friday, January 26
Committee/Sub-CommitteeTime & VenueAgenda
Local Government (Subcommittee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law) joint with Constitutional Amendments, Revision of Codes; Ways and Means; and Finance 9:00 A.M.
Dimaporo Gymnasium Mindanao State University Main Campus, Marawi City
S. Nos. 1608 and 1635 – Providing for the Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region and abolishing the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao

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