Bills Committee on Occupational Deafness
(Compensation) (Amendment) Bill 2002

Meeting on Monday, 20 January 2003 at 8:30 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised Agenda

I.Meeting with Deputations
(8:30 am - 9:30 am)

Submissions from deputations

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(01)

-Submission from the Hong Kong Construction Association

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(02)
(issued on 14.1.2003)(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(03)
(issued on 14.1.2003)(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Hong Kong Occupational Deafness Association

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(04)
(issued on 14.1.2003)(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Alliance of Self-Help Groups for the Occupational Injuries & Diseases

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(06)
(issued on 14.1.2003)(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Hong Kong Workers' Health Centre

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(09)
(attached) (Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Federation of Hong Kong & Kowloon Labour Unions

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(10)

-Submission from the Department of Community and Family Medicine of The Chinese University of Hong Kong

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(12)
(attached) (Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Association for the Rights of Industrial Accident Victims

Other papers received

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(05)

-Letter dated 15 January 2003 from the Hong Kong College of Community Medicine

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(11)
(attached) (Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Hong Kong & Kowloon Trades Union Council

II.Meeting with the Administration
(9:30 am - 10:25 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(07)
(issued on 14.1.2003)

-The Administration's response to issues raised by the Bills Committee at the meeting on 23 December 2002

LC Paper No. CB(2)908/02-03(08)
(issued on 14.1.2003)

-The Administration's letter dated 10 January 2003 to Legal Service Division of Legislative Council Secretariat

(A list of other relevant papers previously issued is in the Appendix)

III.Any other business
(10:25 am - 10:30 am)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
17 January 2003


Other relevant papers previously issued

Background information on the Bill

Ref : LD CR 244/711/2
(issued by the Education and Manpower Bureau in March 2002)

-Legislative Council Brief

LC Paper No. LS72/01-02
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)1725/01-02 on 25.4.2002)

-Legal Service Division Report on the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(2)707/02-03(01)
(issued on 20.12.2002)

-Background paper prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

The Bill and marked-up copy

LC Paper No. CB(3)509/01-02
(issued on 28.3.2002)

-The Bill

(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)707/02-03 on 20.12.2002)

-Marked-up copy of the Bill

Legal Service Division's letter to the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)707/02-03(02)
(issued on 20.12.2002)

-Legal Service Division of Legislative Council Secretariat's letter dated 19 December 2002 to the Labour Department