More Public Housing for Single Parents

Statement by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the presentation of the Petition for More Inclusive Provision of Public Housing for Single Parents. Sir, I present to Parliament a Petition under Standing Order No 18. The Clerk has endorsed this Petition as being in accordance with the rules of Standing Order No 18(5). This Petition is presented on behalf of Quek Chee Kian, Lee Man Qi, Renemarlina Bte Osman, Jesvinder Ms Kaur,....

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Expand protection of condo residents

SPEECH BY ER DR LEE BEE WAH, MP FOR NEE SOON GRC, AT THE SECOND READING OF THE BUILDING MAINTENANCE AND STRATA MANAGEMENT (AMENDMENT) BILL Mr Speaker, 1. One of the great things about public housing in Singapore is that not only do residents have Town Councils to manage their property professionally, but these Town Councils must be held accountable for their actions and expenses. They are also subject to annual Town Council Management Reports to ensure that they are kept on their toes in servicing the residents.....

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Threshold to appoint Official Manager too high?

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC at the Second Reading of the Building Maintenance and Strata Management (Amendment) Bill [Bill No. 29/2017]   Introduction Sir, I stand in support of this Bill. Better governance and transparency is welcomed in light of the numerous cases brought to the Strata Titles Board and media on disputes involving Subsidiary Proprietors and MCSTs. The Bill enhances the self-regulating nature of the Building Maintenance and Strata Management Act,....

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Consult public on Budget

PQs from Louis Ng- 3-4 Apr Oral questions 1. To ask the Minister of Finance if the Ministry could release a draft Budget Statement for public consultation one month before delivering the Budget statement in Parliament. 2. To ask the Minister for National Development (a) how many residents have complained about the free-ranging chickens at Sungei Api Api in the last year; (b) how many chickens were culled at Sungei Api Api; and (c) whether AVA will consider vaccinating all free-ranging chickens against bird flu instead of culling them.....

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