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

Meeting on Friday, 24 February 2006
immediately after the House Committee meeting scheduled for 2:30 pm
(at around 3:00 pm)
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Updated agenda

I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting
(3:00 pm - 3:05 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1207/05-06
(Issued on 22 February 2006)

-Minutes of meeting on 16 February 2006

II.Meeting with deputations/individuals
(3:05 pm - 3:30 pm)

  1. Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals (HK)
    [LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(01) (English version only)]
    [Further submission : LC Paper No. CB(2) 1251/05-06(01)
    (English version only) (tabled at the meeting)]

  2. Ms Rowena Hawkins
    [LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(02) (English version only)]

  3. Mr LEUNG Wai-hay
    [LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(03) (Chinese version only)]

  4. Hong Kong Racing Pigeon Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(2) 1226/05-06(01) (Chinese version only)]

  5. 救救寵物禽鳥大聯盟
    [LC Paper No. CB(2) 1236/05-06(01) (Chinese version only)]
Other submissions received (will not attend the meeting)

A group of bird owners and bird lovers and Ms Candy TONG
[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(04)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(05) (Chinese version only)]

Mr SHUM Wing-ho
[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(06) (Chinese version only)]

Mr Peter
[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(07) (Chinese version only)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(08) (Chinese version only)]

Ms Joey NG
[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(09) (English version only)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(10) (Chinese version only)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(11) (Chinese version only)]

[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1208/05-06(12) (Chinese version only)]

Ms Dorothy SCHWARZ
[LC Paper No. CB(2) 1226/05-06(02) (English version only)]

III.Meeting with the Administration
(3:30 pm - 4:55 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1226/05-06(03)

-Administration's response to outstanding issues raised at the meeting on 16 February 2006

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1226/05-06(04)

-Further information provided by the Department of Justice on "Basic Law 105 and backyard poultry farming"

LC Paper No. LS 38/05-06

-Paper provided by the Legal Service Division of the Legislative Council Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1226/05-06(05)

-Letter dated 22 February 2006 from Assistant Legal Adviser to the Administration

Paper previously issued

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1169/05-06(01)
(Issued on 17 February 2006)

-Information paper entitled "Basic Law 105 and backyard poultry farming" provided by the Department of Justice

IV.Any other business
(4:55 pm - 5:00 pm)

Other relevant papers

Please refer to the Appendix.

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
24 February 2006


Relevant papers

Background information on the two items of subsidiary legislation

HWF(F) CR 1/3821/05

-Legislative Council (LegCo) Brief issued by the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau, Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department and Environmental Protection Department on 7 February 2006

LC Paper No. LS 30/05-06
(Issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2) 1079/05-06 dated 9 February 2006 for the House Committee meeting on 10 October 2005)

-Legal Service Division Report on the two items of subsidiary legislation

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1120/05-06(02)
(Issued on 15 February 2006)

-Extract from the draft minutes of the House Committee meeting on 10 February 2006

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1120/05-06(03)
(Issued on 15 February 2006)

-Marked-up copy of the two items of subsidiary legislation

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1120/05-06(04)
(Issued on 15 February 2006)

-Background brief prepared by the LegCo Secretariat

Paper(s) provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1083/05-06(01)
(issued on 9 February 2006)

-Letter dated 9 February 2006 from the Administration providing supplementary information to questions raised by members at the special meeting of the Panel on Food Safety and Environmental Hygiene on 7 February 2006


LC Paper No. CB(2) 1153/05-06(01)
(Issued on 15 February 2006)(Chinese version only)

-Letter dated 5 February 2006 from 呂國聲and 何敏言

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1153/05-06(02)
(Issued on 15 February 2006)(English version only)

-Letter dated 13 February 2006 from Ms Rowena Hawkins