LegCo Panel on Food Safety and Environmental Hygiene

Meeting on
Monday, 16 September 2002 at 10:45 am
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meetings
(10:45 am - 10:50 am)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2675/01-02-Minutes of the special meeting on 28 March 2002 (issued)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2764/01-02-Minutes of the special meeting on 14 May 2002 (issued)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2765/01-02-Minutes of the meeting on 24 June 2002 (issued)]

II.Date of next meeting and items for discussion
(10:50 am - 10:55 am)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(01)-List of follow-up actions arising from discussion (attached)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(02)-List of issues to be considered (attached)]

III.Information paper(s) issued since last meeting

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2632/01-02(03)-Method of calculating the estimated loss of the live chicken trade (wholesalers/retailers/transporters) if an additional "rest day" is introduced (issued)]

IV.Consultancy study on the feasibility of developing an offshore fishing industry in Hong Kong
(10:55 am - 11:40 am)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(03)-Discussion paper provided by the Administration (to follow)]

V.Importation of chilled chickens from the Mainland
(11:40 am - 12:40 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(04)-Discussion paper provided by the Administration (attached)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(05)-Concerns raised by deputations and Panel members at the special meeting on 1 February 2002 prepared by the LegCo Secretariat (attached)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 2769/01-02(06)-Response to the trade's views on the import of chilled chickens from the Mainland (attached)]

VI.Any other business
(12:40 pm onwards)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
11 September 2002