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RA 10592: An Act Amending Articles 29, 94, 97, 98, and 99 of Act No. 3815, as Amended, Otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code

RA 10592: An Act Amending Articles 29, 94, 97, 98, and 99 of Act No. 3815, as Amended, Otherwise known as the Revised Penal Code

Allows local jails to reduce a convicted felon’s time in jail through good behavior. More so, the law gives time deduction to prisoners who escape but later return, or stay in their cells during calamities.

Signed by PNoy on 05/29/2013

Source: http://www.officialgazette.gov.ph/2013/05/29/republic-act-no-10592/