Members' motion



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BulletMotions not intended to have legislative effect (Year 2008 - 2009)

To view the wording of motions, click the relevant links in the Subject column to go to the Agenda for the relevant meeting.

To view the votes cast by individual Members, click the relevant links in the result column.

Meeting date Subject Motion Moved by Voting Results Vote sequence
22.10.08 Assisting the victims of the Lehman Brothers incident Original Hon Jeffrey LAM Kin-fung - -
Amendment to Original Hon KAM Nai-wai Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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22.10.08 Facing up to the transport needs of people with disabilities Original Hon LEUNG Yiu-chung Passed -
Wording of the motion passed

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29.10.08 Motion of Thanks Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Emily LAU Wai-hing Negatived 1
Wording of the motion passed
5.11.08 Old age allowance and universal retirement protection system Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming - -
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon TAM Yiu-chung Passed 3
Original as amended- Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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5.11.08 Preventing the lower and middle classes from being trapped in hardship amid the financial tsunami Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan- -
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Kam-lam Passed 3
Amendment to Amendment Hon Ronny Tong Kah-wah Negatived 1
Original as amended- Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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12.11.08 Alleviating the burden of fuel costs on the public and relevant trades Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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12.11.08 Supporting small and medium enterprises to tide over the financial tsunami Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang - -
Amendment to Original Hon James TO Kun-sun Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Tanya Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Ting-kwong Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon Jeffrey LAM Kin-fung Passed 5
Amendment to Amendment Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Negatived 3
Original as amended - Passed 6
Wording of the motion passed

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19.11.08 Comprehensively improving the public dental out-patient services and the dental care scheme Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing - -
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo Passed 1
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG Mei-fun Withdrawn -
Original as amended - Passed 2
Wording of the motion passed

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19.11.08 Concern about the cross harbour tunnels failing to divert traffic flows effectively and their high tolls Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan - -
Amendment to Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo Passed 2
Original as amended - Passed 3
Wording of the motion passed

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26.11.08 Formulating a roadmap for a low carbon economy Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee - -
Amendment to Original Hon KAM Nai-wai Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 3
Amendment to Amendment Hon CHAN Kam-lam Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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26.11.08 Reforming financial regulators Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Kam-lam Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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26.11.08 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: Adjustment in the fares for the hiring of Lantau and urban taxis.
(relating to Road Traffic (Public Service Vehicles) (Amendment) Regulation 2008)

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 14.11.2008)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee - -
Motion on Adjournment passed
3.12.08 Alleviating the disparity between the rich and the poor and assisting the grassroots in facing up to economic adversities Original Hon Frederick FUNG Kin-kee - -
Amendment to Original Hon TAM Yiu-chung Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Passed 2
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG Mei-fun Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon LI Fung-ying Negatived 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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3.12.08 Formulating new policies on public and public housing estate markets Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan - -
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Yung-kan Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Withdrawn -
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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10.12.08 Promoting infrastructure development Original Ir Dr Hon Raymond HO Chung-tai - -
Amendment to Original Dr Hon PAN Pey-chyou Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Hok-ming Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon LEE Wing-tat Passed 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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10.12.08 Raising the limit of university places for publicly-funded bachelor's degree programmes Original Hon Starry LEE Wai-king - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon IP Kwok-him Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Tanya Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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17.12.08 Alleviating the burden of travelling expenses Original Hon CHEUNG Hok-ming - -
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo Passed 3
Amendment to Amendment Hon WONG Sing-chi Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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17.12.08 Buying back the shares of The Link Original Dr Hon LEUNG Ka-lau Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Kam-lam Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 4
Motion negatived
17.12.08 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: Predicament faced by the small and medium enterprises due to tightened credit facility from banks.

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 12.12.2008)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang - -
Motion on Adjournment passed
7.1.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: The Israeli Government's attack on the Gaza Strip.

(Related rule: Rule 16(2))
Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung - -
Motion on Adjournment negatived
7.1.09 Air pollution and public health Original Hon KAM Nai-wai - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon LEE Wing-tat Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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7.1.09 Public consultation on 2012 constitutional development Original Dr Hon Margaret NG Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Abraham SHEK Lai-him Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Kwok-che Negatived 2
Motion negatived
14.1.09 Formulating a comprehensive elderly policy Original Hon CHEUNG Kwok-che - -
Amendment to Original Hon TAM Yiu-chung Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Frederick FUNG Kin-kee Passed 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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14.1.09 Establishing an independent statutory Office of the Health Service Ombudsman Original Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 2
Wording of the motion passed

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4.2.09 Assisting grassroots workers in counteracting economic adversities Original Hon IP Wai-ming Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon Frederick FUNG Kin-kee Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Kwok-che Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Negatived 4
Motion negatived
4.2.09 Promoting the development of local creative industries Original Dr Hon Samson TAM Wai-ho - -
Amendment to Original Hon Cyd HO Sau-lan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Paul CHAN Mo-po Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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11.2.09 Procrastinating public consultation on constitutional development Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Negatived -
Motion negatived
11.2.09 Relaxing the eligibility criteria for legal aid Original Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG Mei-fun - -
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Margaret NG Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Prof Hon Patrick LAU Sau-shing Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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18.2.09 Measures for combating drink driving Original Hon LEE Wing-tat - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Hok-ming Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Passed 3
Amendment to Amendment Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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18.2.09 Helping young people cope with the financial tsunami Original Hon Tanya CHAN - -
Amendment to Original Hon Starry LEE Wai-king Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuen Withdrawn -
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon LEE Cheuk-yan Passed 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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4.3.09 Actively implementing complementary policies for the Outline of the Plan for the Reform and Development of the Pearl River Delta Original Hon WONG Ting-kwong - -
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Samson TAM Wai-ho Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Emily LAU Wai-hing Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee Passed 3
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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4.3.09 Comprehensively improving the effectiveness of Integrated Family Service Centres Original Hon WONG Sing-chi - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Kwok-che Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Starry LEE Wai-king Withdrawn -
Original as amended - Passed 2
Wording of the motion passed

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4.3.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: The situation faced by Hong Kong people (including Legislative Council Members, District Council members, members of political parties, people from non-government organizations and journalists) for being persistently refused entry by the Macao Government.

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 27.2.2009)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan - -
Motion on Adjournment not voted upon
(Related rule: Rule 16(7))
11.3.09 Promoting medical check-up for the whole community Original Hon CHAN Kin-por - -
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 2
Amendment to Original Dr Hon LEUNG Ka-lau Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon Albert CHAN Wai-yip Withdrawn -
Original as amended - Passed 4
Wording of the motion passed

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11.3.09 Reviewing the Interception of Communications and Surveillance Ordinance Original Hon Cyd HO Sau-lan Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon LAU Kong-wah Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon James TO Kun-sun Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 3
Motion negatived
18.3.09 Comprehensively reviewing the role and functions of the University Grants Committee Original Prof Hon Patrick LAU Sau-shing - -
Amendment to Original Hon Paul CHAN Mo-po Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Starry LEE Wai-king Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon Tanya CHAN Passed 4
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Yuk-man Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee Passed 6
Amendment to Original Dr Hon PAN Pey-chyou Passed 7
Original as amended - Passed 8
Wording of the motion passed

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18.3.09 Promoting the development of leisure agriculture and fishery trades Original Hon WONG Yung-kan - -
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 2
Wording of the motion passed

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29.4.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating how to counteract the spread of the A/H1N1 swine influenza viruses and properly carry out preventive work against the threat posed by the viruses to Hong Kong.

(Related rule: Rule 16(2))
Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan - -
Motion on Adjournment negatived
29.4.09 Developing new economic strategies to meet economic challenges Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee - -
Amendment to Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon LEE Wing-tat Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Withdrawn -
Amendment to Original Hon Cyd HO Sau-lan Negatived 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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29.4.09 Concern about the youth drug problem Original Dr Hon Joseph LEE Kok-long - -
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Kin-por Passed 2
Original as amended - Passed 3
Wording of the motion passed

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6.5.09 Demanding a comprehensive reform of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority Original Hon Albert CHAN Wai-yip Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon James TO Kun-sun Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Yuk-man Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah Negatived 3
Motion negatived
6.5.09 Promoting green economy Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit - -
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuen Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Hak-kan Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon KAM Nai-wai Passed 3
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG Mei-fun Passed 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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6.5.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: Commencement of the Independent Police Complaints Council Ordinance.
(relating to Independent Police Complaints Council Ordinance (Commencement) (No. 2) Notice 2009)

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 17.4.2009)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon LAU Kong-wah - -
Motion on Adjournment passed
13.5.09 Enhancing the tax system to keep Hong Kong competitive Original Hon Paul CHAN Mo-po Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Negatived 3
Amendment to Amendment Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah Negatived 2
Motion negatived
13.5.09 Proposed establishment of a Tourism Bureau with dedicated responsibility for handling tourism issues Original Hon Paul TSE Wai-chun Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Negatived 1
Motion negatived
20.5.09 Urging enterprises to fulfill their social responsibility Original Hon CHAN Kam-lam Passed 9
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Sing-chi Negatived 1
Amendment to Origina Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Kwok-che Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah Negatived 6
Amendment to Original Hon IP Wai-ming Negatived 7
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 8
Amendment to Original Hon LEE Cheuk-yan Withdrawn -
Wording of the motion passed

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20.5.09 Promoting the development of the testing and certification industry in Hong Kong Original Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuen - -
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Passed 2
Original as amended - Passed 3
Wording of the motion passed

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27.5.09 The 4 June incident Original Hon LEE Cheuk-yan Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Tanya CHAN Negatived 4
Motion negatived
27.5.09 Implementation of One Country, Two Systems Original Hon Emily LAU Wai-hing Negatived -
Motion negatived
3.6.09 Comprehensive review of the accountability system Original Hon WONG Yuk-man Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee Negatived 1
Motion negatived
3.6.09 Promoting research and development Original Dr Hon PAN Pey-chyou - -
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Samson TAM Wai-ho Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuen Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Withdrawn 4
Amendment to Original Hon LI Fung-ying Withdrawn 5
Amendment to Original - Passed 6
Wording of the motion passed

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3.6.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the selection of candidates for the post of Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority.

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 29.5.2009)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah - -
Motion on Adjournment passed
10.6.09 Improving environmental hygiene in the community Original Hon IP Kwok-him - -
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 2
Original as amended - Passed 3
Wording of the motion passed

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10.6.09 Immediately reviewing the Pre-primary Education Voucher Scheme Original Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong - -
Amendment to Original Hon Starry LEE Wai-king Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 2
Original as amended - Passed 3
Wording of the motion passed

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17.6.09 Promoting cooperation between Hong Kong and Shenzhen Original Hon LAU Kong-wah - -
Amendment to Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Andrew LEUNG Kwan-yuen Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Albert HO Chun-yan Withdrawn -
Amendment to Original Hon Cyd HO Sau-lan Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon Ronny TONG Ka-wah Withdrawn -
Amendment to Original Hon Paul CHAN Mo-po Negatived 5
Amendment to Original Hon CHAN Kin-por Negatived 6
Amendment to Amendment Dr Hon Margaret NG Withdrawn -
Original as amended - Negatived 7
Motion negatived
17.6.09 Proposal on the constitutional reform in Hong Kong Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Cyd HO Sau-lan Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Yuk-man Negatived 2
Motion negatived
24.6.09 Seizing the chance to turn the risks from the 'Three Direct Links' across the Taiwan Strait into opportunities Original Hon Mrs Sophie LEUNG LAU Yau-fun - -
Amendment to Original Hon Tommy CHEUNG Yu-yan Passed 1
Amendment to Original Hon Alan LEONG Kah-kit Negatived 2
Amendment to Original Hon Albert CHAN Wai-yip Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Fred LI Wah-ming Negatived 4
Amendment to Original Hon IP Wai-ming Passed 5
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Ting-kwong Passed 6
Amendment to Original Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG Mei-fun Passed 7
Original as amended - Passed 8
Wording of the motion passed

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24.6.09 Strengthening human resources in the fields of finance and trade Original Dr Hon Philip WONG Yu-hong - -
Amendment to Original Hon James TO Kun-sun Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Mrs Regina IP LAU Suk-yee Passed 2
Amendment to Original Hon WONG Kwok-hing Passed 3
Amendment to Original Hon LEUNG Kwok-hung Negatived 4
Original as amended - Passed 5
Wording of the motion passed

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24.6.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following issue: the relocation of Christian Zheng Sheng College to the former Heung Yee Kuk Southern District Secondary School in Mui Wo.

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 19.6.2009)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong - -
Motion on Adjournment not voted upon
(Related rule: Rule 16(7))
8.7.09 Facing up to the aspirations of the people participating in the march on 1 July Original Hon James TO Kun-sun Negatived 3
Amendment to Original Hon Emily LAU Wai-hing Negatived 1
Amendment to Original Hon Audrey EU Yuet-mee Negatived 2
Motion negatived
8.7.09 Assisting local enterprises in brand building and product development Original Dr Hon LAM Tai-fai - -
Amendment to Original Hon Vincent FANG Kang Passed 1
Original as amended - Passed 2
Wording of the motion passed

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8.7.09 That this Council do now adjourn for the purpose of debating the following two issues:

(a)review of the tree management policy and the report on the review raised by Hon Tanya CHAN; and

(b)persistent rent increases by The Link Management Limited and the substantial layoffs upon the change of service contracts for its carparks raised by Hon WONG Kwok-kin.

(Motion on Adjournment moved upon the recommendation of the House Committee on 26.6.2009)

(Related rule: Rule 16(4))
Original Hon Miriam LAU Kin-yee - -
Motion on Adjournment not voted upon
(Related rule: Rule 16(7))