Bills Committee on
Trade Descriptions (Amendment) Bill 2007

Third meeting
on Thursday, 6 March 2008, at 4:30 pm
in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes and matters arising
(4:30 pm - 4:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)949/07-08
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)958 /07-08 on 3 March 2008 )

-Minutes of the meeting held on 18 February 2008

II.Meeting with the Administration
(4:35 pm - 6:25 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)953/07-08(01)
(issued on 4 March 2008)

-List of follow-up actions arising from the discussion on 18 February 2008 prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(1)953/07-08(02)
(issued on 4 March 2008)

-Administration's response to item 4 of LC Paper No. CB(1)953/07-08(01)

LC Paper No. CB(1)953/07-08(03)
(English version issued on 4 March 2008, Chinese version to follow)

-Summary of deputations' views on individual clauses of the Bill (position as at 4 March 2008)

LC Paper No. LS61/07-08
(English version attached, Chinese version to follow)

-Information paper on statutory provisions in overseas jurisdictions on misleading price indication, misleading representations on after-sale services and misleading representations in relation to seller's connection with or endorsement by any individual or body and similar provisions proposed under the Trade Descriptions (Amendment) Bill 2007 prepared by the Assistant Legal Adviser of Legislative Council Secretariat

Other relevant papers issued previously

LC Paper No. CB(3)250/07-08
(issued on 21 December 2007)

-The Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)808/07-08(02)
(issued on 13 February 2008)

-Administration's paper on supplementary information on Overseas Legislation (response to item 1 of LC Paper No. CB(1)808/07-08(01))

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

(A list of papers previously issued is available on the Legislative Council website at

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
5 March 2008