10. Section 18 of the principal Act is amended —
by deleting subsection (2) and substituting the following subsection:
“(2) The Authority shall not approve the detailed plans of any new street unless —
the competent authority has first given written permission for the use of the land for this purpose under the provisions of the Planning Act (Cap. 232); or
by inserting, immediately after paragraph (g) of subsection (3), the following paragraph:
the connection between the new street and other streets;”; and
by inserting, immediately after subsection (18), the following subsections:
“(19) The Authority may, with the approval of the Minister, by notification in the Gazette authorise, either generally or in relation to any specified type of development, the construction of new streets subject to such conditions as may be specified in the notification.
(20) Any person, who being required by or by virtue of this Act or any regulations made thereunder to make or produce to the Authority any plan, declaration, certificate, report, record, notice or other document, or who, for the purpose of obtaining any licence, permit, waiver or approval from the Authority under this Act or any regulations made thereunder or for the purpose of establishing any fact relevant to the administration of this Act or any regulations made thereunder —
makes or produces any plan, declaration, certificate, report, record, notice or other document which is false in a material particular; or
produces any plan, declaration, certificate, report, record, notice or other document which is false in a material particular, or which has not been made by the person by whom it purports to have been made, or which has been in any way altered or tampered with,
shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $2,000.”.