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Changes to Parliamentary system: Don’t be lulled into the political “mind trap” set by the PAP

Written by Ng E-Jay 28 May 2009 Changes to the Parliamentary system were announced by PM Lee Hsien Loong on Wednesday. They include: Amending the Constitution to allow for up to nine Non-Constituency Members of Parliament (NCMPs); Amending the Parliamentary Elections Act to increase the stipulated minimum number of opposition MPs, including NCMPs, to nine; […]