Bills Committee on Karaoke Establishments Bill

Tenth meeting to be held on Thursday, 15 November 2001 at 10:45 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Meeting with Karaoke Requirements Concern Group and the Administration
(10:45 am - 12:45 pm)

(A) Dr KWAN Lim-ho

(B) Mr Anthony LOCK
Director of California Red Ltd

(C) Professor D D Drysdale
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The University of Edinburgh

(D) Mr Kent KAM
Northcroft Hong Kong Ltd
Chartered Quantity Surveyors
Construction Cost Consultant

(E) Mr Raymond CHAN
Chartered Building Surveyor

Relevant papers

(a) LC Paper No. CB(2)1204/00-01(01) - Final Report on Regulatory Impact Assessment on the Licensing Control of Karaoke Establishments (issued)

(b) LC Paper No. CB(2)2358/00-01(01) - Letter dated 26 September 2001 from Karaoke Requirements Concern Group enclosing -

(i) three reports prepared by Northcroft Hong Kong Ltd on the estimated cost for alteration works at karaoke establishments; and

(ii) paper from Professor D D Drysdale on the regulatory impact assessment report on licensing control of karaoke establishments (issued)

(c) LC Paper No. CB(2)376/01-02(01)- Administration's comments on paper at (b)(i) (attached)

(d) LC Paper No. CB(2)376/01-02(02) - Administration's comments on paper at (b)(ii) (attached)

Articles of Professor W K CHOW

(e) LC Paper Nos. CB(2)1387/00-01(04)
- (10)
-six articles of Professor W K CHOW published by the International Journal on Engineering Performance-Based Fire Codes and the International Journal on Architectural Science respectively (issued)

(f) LC Paper No. CB(2)1547/00-01(01)- Administration's response to paper at (e) (issued)

(g) LC Paper No. CB(2)108/01-02(01)- Letter dated 18 October 2001 from Karaoke Requirements Concern Group on the Administration's response at paper (f) (issued)

(h) LC Paper No. CB(2)1624/00-01(01) -a submission dated May 2001 from Professor W K CHOW of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on the Bill (issued)

(i) LC Paper No. CB(2)1895/00-01(03) -Administration's response to paper at (h) (issued)

II. Date of next meeting

The next meeting will be held at 10:45 am on 16 November 2001.

Legislative Council Secretariat
15 November 2001