Louis Ng on Environmental Protection and Management Bill

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Environmental Protection and Management Bill (Bill No. 21/2021) Introduction  Sir, this Bill tackles two distinct but important problems: noise and greenhouse gases. Residents will be happy to hear that the Bill empowers NEA to more effectively ensure that construction sites remain quiet on Sundays and public holidays.  Singaporeans should also be happy that the Bill empowers the Government to better mitigate climate change given that Singapore is getting warmer much more quickly than the rest of the world.....

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On action plan for urban wildlife management and reduction of marine debris

Parliamentary Questions filed by Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang on 2 & 3 August Mr Louis Ng Kok Kwang: To ask the Minister for Sustainability and the Environment (a) for each year in the past five years, what is the estimated percentage of marine debris that originates from (i) disposal of waste from ships and (ii) floating debris from neighbouring countries; and (b) if such data is not currently collected, whether the Ministry will start collecting the data.....

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Louis Ng on Dental Registration (Amendment) Bill

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Dental Registration (Amendment) Bill (Bill No. 16/2021)  Introduction Sir, we are facing a supply crunch in dental care.  It has become necessary for Singapore to open its doors to graduates with foreign degrees in dentistry to supplement our locally trained dentists.  As early as 2017, the Ministry recognised that there were not enough locally trained dentists to handle all the demands for dental care and set the goal of achieving the ratio of at least 1 dentist to 2,200 people. ....

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Louis Ng on Police Force (Amendment) Bill

Speech by Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, MP for Nee Soon GRC, at the Second Reading of the Police Force (Amendment) Bill (Bill No. 14/2021) Introduction Sir, Mr. Pillai, and Mr. Tay and yourself will be delivering a motion to commemorate 200 years of the Singapore Police Force (SPF). They will honour the contributions of the SPF and its officers for keeping Singapore one of the safest countries in the world. I echo their sentiments. In addition, I wish to commend the SPF for not only keeping our country safe,....

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