LegCo Panel on Food Safety and Environmental Hygiene

Meeting on
Tuesday, 18 December 2001 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


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

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 706/01-02-minutes of the meeting held on 29 October 2001 (issued)]

II.Date of next meeting and items for discussion
(2:35 pm - 2:40 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 713/01-02(01)-List of follow-up actions arising from discussion (issued)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 713/01-02(02)-List of issues to be considered (issued)]

III.Information paper(s) issued since last meeting

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 542/01-02(01), (02) and (03)-Supplementary information provided by the Administration on concerns raised at the meetings on 5 and 29 October 2001 and special meeting on 5 November 2001 (issued)]

IV.Briefing by the Secretary for the Environment and Food on the work of the Environment and Food Bureau in 2002
(2:40 pm - 3:40 pm)

[2001 Policy Address - Policy Objective booklet for the Environment and Food Bureau entitled "Clean Environment, Safe food" issued on 10 October 2001.]

V.Review of hawker control operations
(3:40 pm - 4:10 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 713/01-02(03)-Discussion paper provided by the Administration (issued)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 713/01-02(04)-Background paper prepared by the LegCo Secretariat on "Hawker control " (issued)]

VI.Labelling system for genetically modified food
(4:10 pm - 4:30 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 713/01-02(05)-Discussion paper provided by the Administration (attached)]

VII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
18 December 2001