Increase Paternity Leave, Reduce Carbon Emissions

Parliamentary Questions by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on 18 Feb 2020 1) To ask the Minister for National Development (a)how many individuals and how many organisations have been prosecuted in relation to the shipments of elephant ivory and pangolin scales seized at our border checkpoints in 2019; and (b) if there are none, whether an update on the investigations can be provided. Response 2) To ask the Prime Minister whether the Ministry will consider implementing recommendations from the “Stay-at-home Fathers”....

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Noisy Vehicles along Yishun Ave 1 and Street 51

Parliamentary Question by Er. Dr Lee Bee Wah on 18 Feb 2020 To ask the Minister for Home Affairs (a) in the last three years, how many complaints has the Traffic Police received about noisy vehicles; (b) how many of these pertain to Nee Soon South; (c) whether there are adequate speed cameras installed in the areas; and (d) whether the Traffic Police will step up enforcement along Yishun Avenue 1 and Yishun Street 51 especially on Friday and Saturday nights.....

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Rehabilitation of young sex offenders, MCs issued by TCM physicians

Parliamentary Questions by Er Dr. Lee Bee Wah on 3-4 Feb 2020 1) To ask the Minister for Home Affairs (a) what rehabilitation measures are young sex offenders subject to in their time in prison or probation to prevent recidivism; (b) whether studies are being done on the mindset of local sex offenders, be they for crimes with or without physical contact with victims, to improve the necessary corrective actions; and (c) whether there are plans to work with universities and schools to conduct outreach and introduce relevant material into the curriculum.....

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Boosting Plastic Recycling Efforts

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Hazardous Waste (Control of Export, Import and Transit) (Amendment) Bill (Bill No. 6/2020) Introduction  Sir, I stand in support of the Bill. The amendments align our legal framework to the Basel Convention, following recent changes to the convention that will curb large exports of contaminated plastic waste, including electronic waste, to developing countries. Plastic pollution is a pressing global concern.....

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