LegCo Panel on Home Affairs

Meeting on
Tuesday, 14 November 2000, at 2:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Revised Agenda

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

[LC Paper No. CB(2)102/00-01-minutes of meeting on 10 October 2000 (issued on 24 October 2000 vide LC Paper No. CB(2)103/00-01)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2)221/00-01-minutes of meeting on 17 October 2000 (to follow)]

II.Information paper issued since the last meeting

[LC Paper No. CB(2)87/00-01-Report of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region under Article 9 of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (issued on 20 October 2000)]

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

[Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01-List of discussion items suggested for future meetings (attached)]

[Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01-List of follow-up actions (attached)]

[Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01(01)-paper provided by the Administration on "Discrimination on the ground of sexual orientation" (attached)]

* IV.Proposed creation of new posts relating to women's issues in the Health and Welfare Bureau
(2:40 pm - 3:10 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01(02)-paper provided by the Administration (to follow)]

+ * V.Provision of a multi-purpose grass pitch on Sai Tso Wan former landfill
(3:10 pm - 3:35 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01(03)-paper provided by the Administration (attached)]

VI.Functions of District Councils and honorarium and allowance for District Council members
(3:35 pm - 4:25 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)48/00-01(01)-extract of minutes of the LegCo Members' meeting with Eastern District Council members on 8 June 2000 (issued on 12 October 2000)]

[Appendix I to VI to LC Paper No. CB(2)167/00-01-previous records of remarks made by the Chief Executive and principal officers relating to the powers and functions of District Council (issued on 3 November 2000)]

[Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01(04)-paper provided by the Administration (Chinese version to follow)]

*VII.Gambling (Amendment) Bill 2000
(4:25 pm - 4:55 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01(05)-paper provided by the Administration (attached)]

VIII.Any other business
(from 4:55 pm onwards)

[Appendix III to LC Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01-proposed terms of reference of the Panel on Home Affairs (attached)]

[Appendix IV to LC Paper No. CB(2)207/00-01-proposed visit to Leisure and Cultural Services Department facilities (attached)]

* All other Hon LegCo Members are invited for the discussion of this item.

+ Members of the LegCo Panel on Environmental Affairs are invited for the discussion of this item.

Legislative Council Secretariat
9 November 2000