LegCo Panel on Home Affairs

Meeting on
Tuesday, 13 February 2001 at 2:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(2:30 pm - 2:35 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)835/00-01--minutes of meeting on 12 December 2000]

II.Information papers issued since the last meeting

[Paper No. CB(2)812/00-01(01)--paper entitled "Creation of an Assistant Director Post in Home Affairs Department" provided by the Administration]

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(2:35 pm - 2:40 pm)

[Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01--List of discussion items suggested for future meetings]

[Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01--List of follow-up actions]

IV.The Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC)'s proposals to amend the Sex Discrimination Ordinance (SDO) and Disability Discrimination Ordinance (DDO)
(2:40 pm - 3:20 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)247/00-01(01)--the Administration's response to EOC's proposals for amendment of SDO and DDO]

[Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01(01)--EOC's response to Administration's response to EOC's proposals for amendment of SDO and DDO]

V.Sample Survey of the Characteristics of the Ethnic Minorities in Hong Kong
(3:20 pm - 4:30 pm)

-- Meeting with deputations
    (1) Equal Opportunities Commission
    [Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01(02)]

    (2) Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor

    (3) Hong Kong Against Racial Discrimination
    [Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01(03) (in English only)]

    (4) The Indian Resources Group
    [Paper No. CB(2)830/00-01(03) (in English only)]

    (5) United Filipinos in Hong Kong

    (6) Friends of Thai in Hong Kong

    (7) Far East Overseas Nepalese Association
-- Meeting with the Administration

[Paper No. CB(2)590/00-01(01)--paper entitled "Sample survey of the characteristics of the ethnic minorities in Hong Kong : main findings" provided by the Administration]

VI.Any other business
(from 4:30 pm onwards)

Legislative Council Secretariat
13 February 2001