House Committee of the Legislative Council
18th meeting on 17 March 2006


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 17th meeting held on 10 March 2006
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1383/05-06)

II.Matters arising

Report by the Chairman on her meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration

III.Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 10 March 2006
(LC Paper No. LS 47/05-06)

IV.Business for the Council meeting on 29 March 2006

(a) Questions
(LC Paper No. CB(3) 427/05-06)

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

Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2006

(c) Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

Appropriation Bill 2006
(Response by the Administration)

(d) Government motion

Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology under the Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corporation Ordinance
(Wording of the proposed resolution issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 419/05-06 dated 8 March 2006.)
(LC Paper No. LS 46/05-06)

V.Reports of Bills Committees and subcommittees

(a) Report of the Bills Committee on Waste Disposal (Amendment) Bill 2005
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1394/05-06)

(b) Report of the Subcommittee on Waste Disposal Ordinance (Amendment of Fourth Schedule) Notice 2006 and Public Health (Animals and Birds) (Licensing of Livestock Keeping) (Amendment) Regulation 2006

Verbal report by Hon Fred LI, Chairman of the Subcommittee.

VI.Position on Bills Committees and subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1393/05-06)

VII.Proposed subcommittee to study the future development of the electricity market in Hong Kong
(Letter dated 7 March 2006 from Hon SIN Chung-kai to the House Committee (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1336/05-06(01) issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2) 1336/05-06 dated 8 March 2006); and
LC Paper No. CB(2) 843/05-06 dated 12 January 2006 issued by the Secretary General regarding servicing of subcommittees and re-circulated to Members vide LC Paper No. CB(2) 1336/05-06 dated 8 March 2006)

VIII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
15 March 2006