Darryl David on Children and Young Persons (Amendment) Bill
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Darryl David on Children and Young Persons (Amendment) Bill(Updated: )
MP Darryl David said the Children and Young Persons (Amendment) Bill is a positive step and will ensure that a greater number of young persons at risk will be supported and protected. Speaking in Parliament on Wednesday (Sep 4), he also raised concerns on the manpower needs that could arise. He urged the Government to enhance the capabilities of staff in Government-run homes for youths. The Government should also look into the knowledge, skills and abilities of professionals, as well as enhance the career prospects of the profession.