Panel on Transport

Subcommittee on Matters Relating to Railways

Meeting on
Monday, 12 December 2005 at 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting and matters arising
(4:30 pm - 4:33 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)229/05-06
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)230/05-06 on 7 November 2005)

-Minutes of meeting held on 3 October 2005

II.Information papers issued since the meeting on 13 June 2005

LC Paper No. CB(1)2137/04-05(01)
(issued on 26 July 2005)

-A gist of deliberations at the meeting with Shatin District Council (STDC) members on 12 May 2005 regarding their request for mitigation measures to reduce the noise impact of Ma On Shan Rail (in Chinese only)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2137/04-05(02)
(issued on 26 July 2005)

-Administration's response to STDC members' request (in Chinese only)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2226/04-05
(issued on 31 August 2005)

-A complaint from a member of the public against noise levels inside train compartments of Ma On Shan Rail and a reply from the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (in English only)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2234/04-05
(issued on 1 September 2005)

-An information paper on "MTR incidents involving train doors/platform screen doors not opening" provided by the Administration

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting scheduled for 3 February 2006
(4:33 pm - 4:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)380/05-06(01)
(issued on 25 November 2005)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(1)380/05-06(02)
(issued on 25 November 2005)

-List of follow-up actions

IV.Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link and Northern Link
(4:35 pm - 6:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)380/05-06(03)
(issued on 25 November 2005)

-Information paper provided by the Administration

Other relevant papers

LC Paper No. CB(1)421/05-06(01)
(issued on 30 November 2005)

-Submission from the Chairman of San Tin Village Committee on Northern Link (in Chinese only)

LC Paper No. CB(1)488/05-06(01)
(issued on 8 December 2005)

-Administration's reply to LC Paper No. CB(1)421/05-06(01) (in Chinese only)

V.Any other business
(6:30 pm onwards)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
9 December 2005