House Committee of the Legislative Council
14th meeting on 22 February 2008


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 13th meeting held on 15 February 2008
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1118/07-08)

II.Matters arising

Report by the Chairman on her meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration

III.Business arising from previous Council meetings

(a)Legal Service Division report on bills referred to the House Committee in accordance with Rule 54(4)
(Letter dated 13 February 2008 from the Director of Administration on "Proposed Order of Priority in the Scrutiny of Bills" (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1123/07-08(01))

(i)Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2008
(LC Paper No. LS 48/07-08)

(ii)Fixed Penalty (Smoking Offences) Bill
(LC Paper No. LS 47/07-08)

(iii)West Kowloon Cultural District Authority Bill
(LC Paper No. LS 51/07-08)

(iv) Air Pollution Control (Amendment) Bill 2008
(LC Paper No. LS 45/07-08)

(v)Road Traffic Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2008
(LC Paper No. LS 46/07-08)

(b)Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 15 February 2008 and tabled in Council on 20 February 2008
(LC Paper No. LS 50/07-08)

IV.Further business for the Council meeting on 27 February 2008

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 398/07-08)

V.Business for the Council meeting on 5 March 2008

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 399/07-08)

(b)Bills - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

No notice has been received yet.

(c)Government motion

Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury under the Public Finance Ordinance
(Wording of the proposed resolution issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 387/07-08 dated 14 February 2008.)
(LC Paper No. LS 52/07-08)

(d)Members' Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

The English Schools Foundation (Amendment) Bill 2007

(e)Members' motions

(i)Motion to be moved by Hon LAU Kong-wah

Hon LAU Kong-wah has been allocated a debate slot.

(ii)Motion to be moved by Hon WONG Yung-kan

Hon WONG Yung-kan has been allocated a debate slot.

VI.Report of Bills Committees and subcommittees

Report of the Subcommittee on Road Traffic (Driving Licences) (Amendment) Regulation 2008
(LC Paper No. CB(1) 849/07-08)

VII.Position on Bills Committees and subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1119/07-08)

VIII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
20 February 2008