House Committee of the Legislative Council
29th meeting on 25 May 2001


  1. Confirmation of the minutes of the 28th meeting held on 18 May 2001

  2. (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1602/00-01)

  3. Matters arising

    Report by the Chairman on her meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration

  4. Business arising from previous Council meetings

  5. (a)Legal Service Division's reports on bills referred to the House Committee in accordance with Rule 54(4)

    (i)Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes (Amendment) Bill 2001
    (LC Paper No. LS 98/00-01)

    (ii)Companies (Corporate Rescue) Bill
    (LC Paper No. LS 100/00-01)

    (b)Legal Service Division's report on subsidiary legislation tabled in Council on 23 May 2001 (gazetted on 18 May 2001) (LC Paper No. LS 101/00-01)

  6. Business for the Council meeting on 6 June 2001

  7. (a)Questions
    (LC Paper No. CB(3) 689/00-01)

    (b)Bills - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

    (i)Companies (Amendment) Bill 2001

    (ii)Post Secondary Colleges (Amendment) Bill 2001

    (iii)Employment (Amendment) Bill 2001

    (c)Government motion

    No notice has been received yet.

    (d)Members' motions

    (i)Motion on "Bridging the digital divide"

    The above motion will be moved by Hon SIN Chung-kai. (Wording of the motion issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 695/00-01 dated 24 May 2001.)

    (ii)Motion on "The avian flu incident"

    The above motion will be moved by Hon WONG Yung-kan. Draft wording of the motion attached.

  8. Advance information on business for the Council meeting on 13 June 2001

  9. Bills - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

    (a)Import and Export (Electronic Transactions) Bill 2001

    (b)Medical and Health Care (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2001

  10. Bills Committee and subcommittee reports

  11. Position report on Bills Committees/subcommittees
    (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1609/00-01)

  12. Report of Panel on Constitutional Affairs on Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Precedence Table

  13. (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1616/00-01)

  14. Paper of the Committee on Rules of Procedure

  15. Proposed amendments to the saving provision in Rule 50(8) of the Rules of Procedure
    (LC Paper No. CB(1) 1306/00-01)

  16. Any other business

Legislative Council Secretariat
24 May 2001