SINGAPORE - Some names that have newly surfaced are blogger Roy Ngerng, paralympian Dr William Tan and technology firm president and chief executive officer Neo Kok Beng.
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Here is the statement from the Office of the Clerk of Parliament:
On 15 April 2014, the Special Select Committee on Nominations for Appointment as Nominated Members of Parliament (NMPs) of the 12th Parliament had invited the general public and functional groups to submit names of persons for its consideration for appointment as NMPs.
The closing date and time for the submission of names was 20 May 2014 at 4.30 pm. As at close of applications, a total of 36 Proposal Forms have been received.