On 17/08/2017, you requested the version in force on 17/08/2017 incorporating all amendments published on or before 17/08/2017. The closest version currently available is that of 13/12/2013.
Whereas it is provided by section 3(1) of the Public» «Order» (Preservation) «Act» that if, in the opinion of the Minister charged with the responsibility for internal security, «public» «order» in any area in Singapore is seriously disturbed or is seriously threatened and he considers it to be necessary for the purpose of maintaining or restoring «public» «order» in that area to do so, the Minister may proclaim the existence in that area of a state of danger to «public» «order»:
And Whereas «public» «order» in the area in Singapore known as Little India was seriously disturbed on 8th December 2013:
And Whereas the Minister is of the opinion that «public» «order» in that area is seriously threatened and it is necessary to proclaim the existence of a state of danger to «public» «order» in the area for the purpose of maintaining «public» «order» in that area between 14th and 16th December 2013:
Now, therefore, I, TEO CHEE HEAN, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Home Affairs, by virtue of the powers conferred upon me by section 3(1) of the «Public» «Order» (Preservation) «Act» do hereby proclaim, with effect from 6 a.m. of 14th December 2013, the existence of a state of danger to «public» «order in the area which is known as Little India and is more particularly demarcated in the map in the Schedule.