Several Bills were introduced on Monday (Apr 13), including the Unmanned Aircraft (Public Safety and Security) Bill and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (Amendment) Bill. PM Lee Hsien Loong also addressed the issue of his father's home at Oxley Road.
Parliament highlights on Monday focused on the recent security breach at Woodlands Checkpoint. Home Affairs Minister Teo Chee Hean said a ministry-level committee has been formed to review security measures at Singapore's two checkpoints. On another security issue, Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs Masagos Zulkifli said about 350 travellers per year have been detected to be in possession of forged or tampered passports, or had presented a passport that do not belong to them. The Geographical Indications Bill was among two Bills passed.