Bills Committee on Arbitration Bill

Meeting on Monday, 21 December 2009, at 8:30 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda
(as at 18 December 2009)

I.Meeting with the Administration
(8:30 am - 10:25 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)586/09-10(01)

-Administration's paper entitled "(1) Simplified or Fast Track Procedures of Arbitration Institutions; (2) Breakdown of Arbitration Cases in Hong Kong that Adopted Domestic Arbitration Regime by Industries; and (3) Dishonesty Test for Arbitrators' Liabilities under Clause 103"

Clause-by-clause examination of 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)2469/08-09(02)
(issued on 10 September 2009)

-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(04)
(issued on 10 September 2009)

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

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

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

II.Any other business
(10:25 am - 10:30 am)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
18 December 2009