Bills Committee on Rail Merger Bill

Meeting on
Wednesday, 20 September 2006, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes and matters arising
(2:30 pm - 2:32 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2196/05-06
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)2197/05-06 on 13 September 2006)

-Minutes of the meeting held on 27 July 2006

LC Paper No. CB(1)2198/05-06(01)
(issued on 18 September 2006)

-Tentative meeting schedule

II.Finance and property package of the rail merger proposal
(2:32 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2198/05-06(02)
(issued on 18 September 2006)

-Information paper provided by the Administration

Background information on the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(3)700/05-06
(issued on 30 June 2006)

-the Bill

File Ref: ETWB(T) CR 1/986/00
(issued by the Environment, Transport and Works Bureau in June 2006)

-The Legislative Council Brief

LC Paper No. LS91/05-06
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)2681/05-06 dated 6 July 2006)

-Legal Service Division Report

LC Paper No. CB(1)2031/05-06
(issued on 26 July 2006)

-Background Brief on Rail Merger Bill prepared by the Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(1)2176/05-06(01)
(issued on 6 September 2006)

-Fact sheet entitled "各界人士對地鐵有限公司和九廣鐵路公司就擬議合併一事所表達的關注事項" prepared by the Research and Library Services Division (in Chinese only)

III.Any other business
(4:30 pm onwards)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
18 September 2006