Mandatory 20% student fare discount bill gets House nod
The bill aims to “empower students by enabling them to pursue their education, helping them acquire gainful employment, thereby securing their future.”
“The bill seeks to address economic concerns and the alarming rate of school drop-out. This will alleviate the burden of the parents and guardians in the financial support given to the students with due consideration to the continued rise in the cost of education in the country, including their incidental expenses, e.g. transportation costs,” Vargas said.
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