LegCo Panel on Constitutional Affairs

Meeting on
Monday, 19 February 2001 at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I. Confirmation of minutes of meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)798/00-01 - Minutes of meeting on 18 December 2000 issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)799/00-01 on 6 February 2001

II. Papers issued since the last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)754/00-01(01) - Administration's paper on "Main features of the 2001 Voter Registration Campaign"

III. Items for discussion at the next meeting on 19 March 2001

LC Paper No. CB(2)877/00-01(01) - List of issues to be considered (attached)

LC Paper No. CB(2)877/00-01(02) - List of follow-up actions (attached)

IV. Matters arising
(2:35 pm - 3:00 pm)

  1. Overseas duty visit by the Panel

  2. Proposed outline for research study on "Parliamentary handling of non-ordinary bills" (LC Paper No. CB(2)877/00-01(03)) (attached)

  3. System of accountability for principal officials

V. Election of the Chief Executive
(3:00 pm - 3:30 pm)

LC Paper Nos. CB(2)513/00-01(02) and CB(2)674/00-01(01) - Administration's papers issued for the Panel meetings on 18 December 2000 and 15 January 2001 (attached)

VI. Review of electoral system for LegCo election
(3:30 pm - 4:10 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)126/00-01(06) - Administration's paper on "Review on Electoral System for Legislative Council Election"(issued for the Panel meeting on 31 October 2000) (attached)

LC Paper No. CB(2)755/00-01 - EAC Report on the 2000 LegCo Elections (issued on 23 January 2001)

LC Paper No. CB(2)755/00-01(01) - Administration's paper on the Report (issued on 23 January 2001)

LC Paper No. CB(2)877/00-01(04) - Administration's paper on "Major Findings from the Opinion Survey on Voting Behaviour in the 2000 Legislative Council Elections" (attached)

Internal discussion

VII. Role and functions of the District Councils
(4:10 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)877/00-01(05) - Relevant extract of Hansard relating to the Provision of Municipal Services (Reorganization) Bill at the Council meeting on 1 December 1999 (attached)

Legislative Council Secretariat
15 February 2001