SIIA Chairman and former NMP Assoc. Prof. Simon Tay was interviewed by TODAY for his views on Nominated Members of Parliament (NMP) roles and responsibilities.
Former NMP Simon Tay, for one, believes that "a simple rule not to endorse or champion (particular issues) is not a solution".
Said Professor Tay: "While an NMP is independent and has no voter constituency, the views he or she expresses should resonate among some sectors. Otherwise what is the point?"
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