Panel on Administration of Justice and Legal Services

Meeting on Monday, 22 January 2007, from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting
(4:30 pm - 4:31 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)887/06-07
(to follow)

-Minutes of meeting on 27 November 2006

LC Paper No. CB(2)889/06-07
(to follow)

-Minutes of meeting on 12 December 2006

II.Information papers issued since last meeting
(4:31 pm - 4:32 pm)

LC Paper Nos. CB(2)766/06-07(01) and (02)
(issued on 3 January 2007)

-Correspondence between the Panel and the Administration on "Review of the jurisdiction of the Office of the Ombudsman"

LC Paper No. CB(2)843/06-07(01)
(issued on 10 January 2007)
(English version only)

-The Bar Association's comments on the "Consultation Paper on Domicile Bill 2006" to the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)867/06-07
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission Report (2005)

LC Paper No. CB(2)877/06-07(01)
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-The Judiciary Administration's reply dated 15 January 2007 to the Law Society of Hong Kong on "Procedure to obtain physical possession of premises"

LC Paper No. CB(2)878/06-07(01)
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-Information relating to the use of official languages for conducting court proceedings and the performance of court interpreters provided by the Judiciary Administration

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(4:32 pm - 4:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)891/06-07(01)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No.CB(2)891/06-07(02)

-List of items tentatively scheduled for discussion at Panel meetings in 2006-2007 session

LC Paper No. CB(2)891/06-07(03)

-List of follow-up actions

LC Paper No. CB(2)765/06-07(01)
(issued on 3 January 2007)

-Paper provided by the Administration on "Juvenile justice system"

IV.Transcript fees
(4:35 pm - 5:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)875/06-07(01)
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-Background brief prepared by the LegCo Secretariat on "Fees for transcripts and records of proceedings"

LC Paper No. CB(2)875/06-07(02)
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-Letter dated 15 January 2007 from the Judiciary Administration in response to a question raised by Hon Audrey EU at the meeting on 23 October 2006

LC Paper No. CB(2)875/06-07(03)
(issued on 16 January 2007)

-Paper provided by the Judiciary Administration on "Fees for transcript and record of proceedings"

V.Recovery agents
(5:30 pm - 6:25 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)891/06-07(04)

-Background brief prepared by the LegCo Secretariat on "Recovery agents"

LC Paper No. CB(2)891/06-07(05)

-Paper provided by the Administration on "Recovery agents"

VI.Any other business
(6:25 pm - 6:30 pm)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
17 January 2007