House Committee of the Legislative Council
9th meeting on 14 December 2001


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 8th meeting held on 7 December 2001
(LC Paper No.CB(2) 649/01-02)

II.Matters arising

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

(b)Supplementary information on Poisons List (Amendment) (No. 4) Regulation 2001 and Pharmacy and Poisons (Amendment) (No. 5) Regulation 2001
(LC Paper No. LS 38/01-02)

III.Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 7 December 2001
(LC Paper No. LS 35/01-02)

IV.Further business for the Council meeting on 19 December 2001

(a)Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

(i)Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (Amendment) Bill 2001

(ii)Banking (Amendment) Bill 2001

(b)Government motion

Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Constitutional Affairs under section 34(2) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance relating to the Chief Executive Election (Election Petition) Rules

(Wording of the proposed resolution issued vide LC Paper No.CB(3) 248/01-02 dated 12 December 2001.)

(c)Members' Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

(i)Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. (Hong Kong Consolidation) Bill

(ii)The Bank of East Asia, Limited (Merger) Bill

V.Business for the Council meeting on 9 January 2002


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

Interest on Arrears of Maintenance Bill 2001

(c)Government motions

No notice has been received yet.

(d)Members' motions

VI.Report of Bills Committee and subcommittee on subsidiary legislation

(a)Position report on Bills Committees/subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 669/01-02)

(b)Report of the Subcommittee on Dutiable Commodities (Amendment) Regulation 2001 and two related Commencement Notices

Verbal report by Hon Kenneth TING, Chairman of the Subcommittee.

VII. Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
13 December 2001