LegCo Panel on Transport

Meeting on
Friday, 25 January 2002, at 8:30 am
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes and matters arising
(8:30 am - 8:35 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)733/01-02

-Minutes of meeting held on 23 November 2001;

LC Paper No. CB(1)867/01-02
(to follow)
-Minutes of joint meeting held with Environmental Affairs Panel and Planning, Lands and Works Panel on 27 November 2001; and

LC Paper No. CB(1)871/01-02
(to follow)

-Minutes of meeting held on 14 December 2001

II.Information papers issued since last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)842/01-02(01) and (02)-Submissions on concessionary fares for students;

LC Paper No. CB(1)889/01-02(01)-Views on infrastructural projects raised by Yuen Long District Council Members at the meeting with LegCo Members on 10 January 2002; and

LC Paper No. CB(1)898/01-02(01)-Operation and financial position of Light Rail

III.Items for discussion at the meeting on 22 February 2002
(8:35 am - 8:40 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(01)

-List of outstanding items for discussion; and

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(02)

-List of follow-up actions

IV.Improvement of Tung Chung Road
(8:40 am - 9:35 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(03)

-Information paper provided by the Administration
V.Better co-ordination of public transport services arising from the commissioning of MTR Tseung Kwan O Extension
(9:35 am - 10:30 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(04)

-Information paper provided by the Administration
VI.Review of incidents related to the Airport Railway
(10:30 am - 11:25 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(05)

-Information paper provided by the Administration
VII.Review of the operation of public light buses
(11:25 am - 12:45 pm)

Meeting with deputations
  1. G.M.B. Maxicab Operators General Association Ltd
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(06) (Chinese version only) (issued)]

  2. Hong Kong Scheduled (GMB) Licensee Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)628/01-02(02) (Chinese version only) (issued for meeting on 14 December 2001)]

  3. The Environmental Light Bus Alliance
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)887/01-02(01) (issued), LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(07) (Chinese version only) (issued) and LC Paper No. CB(1)595/01-02(01) (Chinese version only) (issued for meeting on 14 December 2001)]

  4. Sai Kung PLB Drivers and Owners Association

  5. Public Light Bus General Association

  6. Hong Kong Public & Maxicab Light Bus United Associations

  7. 香港九龍新界公共專線小型巴士聯合總商會

  8. Motor Transport Workers General Union
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(08) (Chinese version only) (issued)]

  9. HK Public-Light Bus Owner & Driver Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(09) (Chinese version only) (issued), LC Paper No. CB(1)560/01-02(04) and LC Paper No. CB(1)628/01-02(01) (both in Chinese version only) (issued for meeting on 14 December 2001)]

  10. Lam Tin Wai Hoi Public Light Bus Merchants Association Ltd

  11. Lei Yue Mun Ko Chiu Road Public Light Bus Merchants Association Ltd

  12. Tuen Mun PLB Association

  13. 荃灣公共小型巴士商會有限公司
    [LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(10) (Chinese version only) (issued)]

Meeting with the Administration

LC Paper No.CB(1)560/01-02(03)
(issued for meeting on 14 December 2001)

-Information paper provided by the Administration; and

LC Paper No. CB(1)872/01-02(11)

-Response provided by the Administration to the issues raised in submissions from the trade received for the meeting on 14 December 2001
VIII.Any other business
(12:45 pm onwards)

Legislative Council Secretariat
23 January 2002