Panel on Welfare Services

Meeting on Friday, 18 February 2005 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(10:00 am - 10:05 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)832/04-05

-Minutes of meeting on 10 January 2005

LC Paper No. CB(2)855/04-05

-Minutes of special meeting on 20 January 2005

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(10:05 am - 10:10 am)


III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(10:10 am - 10:15 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(01)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(02)

-List of follow-up actions

IV.Research outline on "Social Security System in Support of Elderly in Poverty"
(10:15 am - 10:45 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)538/04-05(05)
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)568/04-05 on 5 January 2005)

-Research outline prepared by the Research and Library Services Division

V.Support and assistance for tetraplegic patients living in the community
(10:45 am - 11:45 am)

LC Paper Nos. CB(2)538/04-05(07) and
(issued on 3 January 2005 and 8 February 2005)

-Paper and supplementary information provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(04)

-Background paper prepared by Legislative Council Secretariat

Meeting with deputations

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(05)
(attached) (Chinese version only)

-Joint submission from the Hong Kong Neuro-Muscular Disease Association, the Paraplegic & Quadraplegic Association, 1st Step Association and the Direction Association for the Handicapped

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(06)
(attached) (Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Windward Association for the Handicapped

VI.Employees' compensation for Hospital Authority workers infected with SARS on Duty
(11:45 am - 12:25 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)833/04-05(07)
(issued on 8 February 2005)

-Paper provided by the Administration

VII.Any other business
(from 12:25 pm onwards)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
17 February 2005