Panel on Welfare Services

Meeting on Thursday, 12 June 2008, at 4:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda
(as at 10 June 2008)

I.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(4:30 pm - 4:32 pm)


II.Support measures for low-income group in face of rising food prices
(4:32 pm - 5:55 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)2162/07-08(03)
(issued on 5 June 2008)

-Paper provided by the Administration

Meeting with deputations and the Administration
  1. The Against Elderly Abuse of Hong Kong
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(01) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  2. Society for Community Organization
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2207/07-08(01) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  3. Low Income Families' Rights Concern Group
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2207/07-08(01) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  4. 爭取基層生活保障聯席

  5. Hong Kong Women Workers' Association

  6. Elderly Rights League
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2207/07-08(01) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  7. Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions Social Affairs Committee

  8. Hong Kong Association for the Survivors of Women Abuse (Kwan Fook)
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(02) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  9. 反對削減綜援聯會
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(03) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  10. The Hong Kong Council of Social Service
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(04) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  11. Dr WONG Hung, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  12. Concerning Group for Women Poverty
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2207/07-08(02) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  13. Concerning CSSA Review Alliance

  14. Tin Shui Wai CSSA Concerning Group

  15. Rights for Basic Living Security Association

  16. Christian Action

  17. New Arrival Women League
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(05) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  18. Hong Kong Human Rights Commission

  19. Asylum Seekers' and Refugees' Voice

  20. Mission to New Arrivals Ltd.

  21. Joint Alliance for Universal Retirement Protection
    LC Paper No. CB(2)2292/07-08(06) (attached) (Chinese version only)

  22. Oxfam Hong Kong

  23. Hong Kong Domestic Workers General Union
III.Partnership Fund for the Disadvantaged
(5:55 pm - 6:25 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)2162/07-08(01)
(issued on 4 June 2008)

-Paper provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)2162/07-08(02)
(issued on 4 June 2008)

-Background brief prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

IV.Report of the Subcommittee on Elderly Services
(6:25 pm - 6:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)2163/07-08 (attached)

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

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
10 June 2008