Bills Committee on Revenue Bill 2008

3rd meeting on
Thursday, 29 May 2008, at 2:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda
(as at 28 May 2008)

I.Confirmation of minutes and matters arising
(2:30 pm - 2:32 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1628/07-08
(issued on 22 May 2008)

-Minutes of meeting on 16 May 2008

II.Meeting with the Administration
(2:32 pm - 4:25 pm)

Submissions from organizations not attending the meeting

  1. Federation of Hong Kong Industries
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1678/07-08(01) - issued on 27 May 2008 - Chinese version only)

  2. Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1678/07-08(02) - issued on 27 May 2008 - English version only)

  3. The Society of Chinese Accountants & Auditors
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1678/07-08(03) - issued on 27 May 2008 - English version only)

  4. The Taxation Institute of Hong Kong
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1685/07-08(01) - issued on 28 May 2008 - English version only)

  5. The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1685/07-08(02) - to be tabled at the meeting - English version only)
Follow-up to issues raised at the meeting on 20 May 2008

LC Paper No. CB(1)1627/07-08(01)
(issued on 27 May 2008)

-List of follow-up actions arising from the meeting held on 20 May 2008 prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(1)1627/07-08(02)
(issued on 27 May 2008)

-Administration's response to members' views and concerns raised at the meeting held on 20 May 2008

Clause-by clause examination of the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(3)563/07-08
(issued on 25 April 2008)

-The Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)1578/07-08(03)
(issued on 19 May 2008)

-Marked-up copy of the Bill prepared by the Legal Service Division

FIN CR 2/7/2201/07
(issued in April 2008)

-The Legislative Council Brief issued by the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau

LC Paper No. CB(1)1578/07-08(01)
(issued on 19 May 2008)

-Letter dated 2 May 2008 from Assistant Legal Adviser (ALA) to the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(1)1578/07-08(02)
(issued on 19 May 2008)

-Administration's response to ALA's letter dated 2 May 2008

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

III.Any other business
(4:25 pm - 4:30 pm)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
28 May 2008