Philippine Senator Submits Bill to Make Coin Hoarding a Crime
Coin collectors beware.
Senator Manuel Lapid has filed a bill to penalize the hoarding of coins to avoid coin shortage.
Citing figures from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), Lapid said there should be around 17.34 billion coins--worth around P18.94 billion--in circulation. He said that would mean around 184 coins per . . .