House Committee of the Legislative Council
18th meeting on 4 March 2005


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 17th meeting held on 25 February 2005
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 984/04-05)

II.Business arising from previous Council meetings

Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 25 February 2005 and tabled in Council on 2 March 2005
(LC Paper No. LS 38/04-05)

III.Further business for the Council meeting of 9 March 2005

Tabling of Papers

Report of the Committee on Members' Interests

IV.Business for the Council meeting on 16 March 2005

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 410/04-05)

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

The Administration has advised the Clerk to the Legislative Council that the Financial Secretary intends to present to the Council at the meeting:

(i)the Appropriation Bill 2005; and

(ii)the estimates of expenditure for the year ending 31 March 2006

(c)Government motion

The Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury has given notice to move the proposed Vote on Account Resolution under the Public Finance Ordinance
(LC Paper No. LS 39/04-05)

V.Position on Bills Committees/subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 985/04-05)

VI.Report of the Panel on Administration of Justice and Legal Services concerning the factors relevant to determining whether an instrument is subsidiary legislation
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 990/04-05)

VII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
2 March 2005