Panel on Health Services

Meeting on Monday, 18 April 2005 at 8:30 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


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

LC Paper No. CB(2)1243/04-05
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)1242/04-05 on 11 April 2005)

-Minutes of meeting on 25 February 2005

LC Paper No. CB(2)1184/04-05
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)1183/04-05 on 4 April 2005)

-Minutes of meeting on 14 March 2005

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(8:35 am - 8:40 am)


III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(8:40 am - 8:45 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1239/04-05(01)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(2)1239/04-05(02) (attached)

-List of follow-up actions

* IV.Further discussion on proposed amendments to Smoking (Public Health) Ordinance
(8:45 am - 9:15 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1046/04-05(01)
(issued on 10 March 2005)
(Chinese version only)

-The Administration's response to questions relating to the proposed amendments to the Smoking (Public Health) Ordinance raised by members at the meeting on 10 January 2005

LC Paper No. CB(2)1074/04-05(01)
(issued on 14 March 2005)
(English version only)

-Summary of studies assessing the economic impact of smoke-free policies in the hospitality industry provided by the Administration in response to members' requests raised at the meeting on 25 February 2005

LC Paper No. CB(2)1206/04-05(01)
(issued on 6 April 2005)
(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Catering Entertainment Premises Smoking Ban Regulations Concern Group

LC Paper No. CB(2)1236/04-05(01)
(issued on 24 March 2005)
(English version only)

-Submission from 3rd year HKU Medical Students

V.Continuing medical education for medical practitioners
(9:15 am - 9:50 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1239/04-05(03)

-Paper provided by the Administration

* VI.Grant for the Samaritan Fund
(9:50 am - 10:25 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1239/04-05(04)

-Paper provided by the Administration

VII.Any other business
(from 10:25 am onwards)

* All other Legislative Council Members are invited to join the discussion of these items.

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
13 April 2005