Senate Bill No. 1191: Pag-asa ng Paglaya sa Pagbasa
This bill aims to shorthen the prisoners’ sentences through satisfactory completion of reading and reporting requirements of certain books deemed essential readings for Filipinos. In the long run, this will decongest the country’s jails and prisons.
Date filed: 31 July 2013
Author: Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” R. Marcos, Jr.
Status: Pending in the Committee 05 August 2013