MANILA, Philippines — Senator Grace Poe has called on the Filipino public to join the world in remembering road crash victims and survivors as she pushed for the passage of a bill declaring a similar commemoration in the country.
Senate Bill No. 1122, which was approved on third and final reading last Nov. 11, seeks to designate a National Dayof Remembrance for Road Crash Victims, Survivors and their Families every third Sunday of November.
“We hope we will have a law soon to institutionalize a Day of Remembrance and make it an opportunity to advocate for safer roads and road victims’ rights,” Poe said in a statement on Saturday in time for the World Day of Remembrance for Ro…
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