Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Personal Data Protection (Amendment) Bill
(Bill No. 37/2020)
Sir, since we passed the Personal Data Protection Act in 2012, the Personal Data Protection Commission has been busy. It has investigated numerous data breaches and received a record-breaking 4,500 complaints last year.
Data protection has become only more concerning, and this Bill helps address those concerns.
I am heartened by the amendments requiring organisations to inform people who are affected by data breaches and to help people port their data to other services.....
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Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Apostille Bill (Bill No. 35/2020)
Sir, like Mr Murali, I am extremely excited about this bill as well. Sir, if this Bill is passed, Singapore will join 118 countries as a party to the Apostille Convention.
This Bill gives effect to our obligations under the Convention. This will streamline our processes for recognising foreign public documents and make it easier for our public documents to be recognised in other contracting states.....
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