Bills Committee on Arbitration Bill

Meeting on Wednesday, 16 September 2009, at 10:45 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda
(as at 10 September 2009)

I.Meeting with the Administration
(10:45 am - 12:40 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)2469/08-09(01)

-Administration's paper on "Rationale and Justifications for the Drafting Approach of the Arbitration Bill"

LC Paper No. CB(2)2469/08-09(02)

-Administration's paper on "Arbitration Bill : Comparison with the Arbitration Ordinance (Cap. 341) and the UNCITRAL Model Law"

LC Paper No. CB(2)2469/08-09(03)

-Administration's paper on "Summary of submissions and comments on the Consultation Paper on Reform of the Law of Arbitration in Hong Kong and Draft Arbitration Bill"

LC Paper No. CB(2)2469/08-09(04)

-Marked-up copy of the relevant provisions of Ordinances to be amended by the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(3)747/08-09
(issued on 26 June 2009)

-The Bill

issued by the Department of Justice on 24 June 2009
(File Ref : LP 19/00/3C Pt. 38)

-Legislative Council Brief

LC Paper No. CB(2)2261/08-09(01)
(issued on 27 July 2009)

-Background brief prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat, enclosing a comparison on the differences between the domestic and international arbitration regimes under the Arbitration Ordinance provided by the Department of Justice

LC Paper No. CB(2)2261/08-09(02)
(issued on 27 July 2009)

-Consultation Paper on Reform of the Law of Arbitration in Hong Kong and draft Arbitration Bill published in 2007

LC Paper No. CB(2)2261/08-09(03)
(issued on 27 July 2009)
(English version only)

-Report of the Committee on Hong Kong Arbitration Law published in 2003

(A list of relevant papers previously issued is available on the LegCo website at

II.Any other business
(12:40 pm - 12:45 pm)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
10 September 2009