BulletYear 2017 - 2018
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Bullet Papers (Year 2017 - 2018)


Bullet Legislative Programme

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)55/17-18(01) 2017-2018 Legislative Programme 16 October 2017*

Bullet Arrangements for the debate on the Chief Executive's Policy Address

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)142/17-18(01) Director of Administration's letter dated 24 October 2017 on "The Debate on the Motion of Thanks on the Chief Executive's 2017 Policy Address - Proposed Grouping of Policy Areas" 27 October 2017

Bullet Reports/further reports of Legal Service Division on Bills

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
LS5/17-18 Report on Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 5) Bill 2017 20 October 2017
LS6/17-18 Report on Supplementary Appropriation (2016-2017) Bill 20 October 2017
LS9/17-18 Report on Banking (Amendment) Bill 2017 27 October 2017
LS19/17-18 Report on Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 6) Bill 2017 12 January 2018
LS20/17-18 Report on Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 7) Bill 2017 12 January 2018

Bullet Reports/further reports of Legal Service Division on subsidiary legislation and non-legislative instrument and related papers

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
LS1/17-18 Report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 6 October 2017 and tabled in Council on 11 October 2017 13 October 2017
LS3/17-18 Report on subsidiary legislation and non-legislative instrument gazetted on 13 October 2017 and tabled in Council on 18 October 2017 20 October 2017
LS8/17-18 Report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 20 October 2017 and tabled in Council on 25 October 2017 27 October 2017
LS18/17-18 Report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 5 January 2018 and tabled in Council on 10 January 2018 12 January 2018

Bullet Reports/further reports of Legal Service Division on proposed resolutions presented to Council for approval

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
LS4/17-18 Report on proposed resolution under section 8 of the District Councils Ordinance (Cap. 547) 20 October 2017

Bullet Report of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)3/17-18 Report No. 1/17-18 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments 9 October 2017*
CB(2)15/17-18 Report No. 2/17-18 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments 13 October 2017
CB(2)203/17-18 Report No. 3/17-18 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments 3 November 2017
CB(2)266/17-18 Report No. 4/17-18 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments 10 November 2017*
CB(2)363/17-18 Report No. 5/17-18 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments 24 November 2017

Bullet Position reports on Bills Committees and subcommittees

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)14/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 10 October 2017) 13 October 2017
CB(2)71/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 17 October 2017) 20 October 2017
CB(2)128/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 24 October 2017) 27 October 2017
CB(2)200/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 31 October 2017) 3 November 2017
CB(2)310/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 14 November 2017) 17 November 2017
CB(2)362/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 21 November 2017) 24 November 2017
CB(2)414/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 28 November 2017) 1 December 2017
CB(2)459/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 5 December 2017) 8 December 2017
CB(2)600/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 2 January 2018) 5 January 2018
CB(2)663/17-18 Position report on Bills Committees and subcommittees (as at 9 January 2018) 12 January 2018

Bullet Reports of Bills Committees

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(4)93/17-18 Report of the Bills Committee on Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 2017 27 October 2017
CB(1)480/17-18 Report of the Bills Committee on Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing (Financial Institutions) (Amendment) Bill 2017 and Companies (Amendment) Bill 2017 12 January 2018
CB(4)458/17-18 Report of the Bills Committee on Banking (Amendment) Bill 2017 12 January 2018
CB(1)452/17-18 Report of the Bills Committee on Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No. 5) Bill 2017 12 January 2018

Bullet Reports of subcommittees on subsidiary legislation

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)135/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Amendments to Five Regulations under the Electoral Affairs Commission Ordinance 27 October 2017
CB(1)164/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Country Parks (Designation) (Consolidation) (Amendment) Order 2017 27 October 2017
CB(2)202/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Subsidiary Legislation Relating to the Commissioning of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge Hong Kong Port 27 October 2017
CB(2)259/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Pharmacy and Poisons (Amendment) (No. 5) Regulation 2017 3 November 2017
CB(4)214/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Trainee Solicitors (Amendment) Rules 2017 (Commencement) Notice 17 November 2017
CB(1)240/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Air Pollution Control (Volatile Organic Compounds) (Amendment) Regulation 2017 24 November 2017
CB(1)236/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Antiquities and Monuments (Declaration of Monuments and Historical Buildings) (Consolidation) (Amendment) Notice 2017 24 November 2017
CB(1)241/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Seventh Technical Memorandum for Allocation of Emission Allowances in Respect of Specified Licences 24 November 2017
CB(4)252/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Telecommunications (Designation of Frequency Bands subject to Payment of Spectrum Utilization Fee) (Amendment) Order 2017 and Telecommunications (Level of Spectrum Utilization Fee) (Fixed and Other Links) Regulation 24 November 2017
CB(4)254/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Two Proposed Resolutions under the Fixed Penalty (Traffic Contraventions) Ordinance and the Fixed Penalty (Criminal Proceedings) Ordinance 24 November 2017
CB(2)415/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Amendments to Three Regulations under the Electoral Affairs Commission Ordinance 1 December 2017
CB(1)291/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Banking (Capital) (Amendment) Rules 2017, Banking (Liquidity) (Amendment) Rules 2017 and Banking (Specification of Multilateral Development Bank) (Amendment) Notice 2017 1 December 2017
CB(4)297/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Legislative Amendments to Improve Vessel Traffic Services and Regulate Marine Safety 1 December 2017
CB(1)283/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Waterworks (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulation 2017 1 December 2017
CB(2)603/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on District Councils Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 3) Order 2017 5 January 2018
CB(4)452/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee on Proposed Resolution under Section 7(a) of the Legal Aid Ordinance (Cap. 91) 12 January 2018

Bullet Reports/papers of Panels

Bullet Papers of Committee on Rules of Procedure

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CROP65/17-18 Report of the Committee on Rules of Procedure on amendments to the Rules of Procedure proposed by Members 17 November 2017

Bullet Papers of The Legislative Council Commission

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
AS3/17-18 Determination of the dates for the elections of members of The Legislative Council Commission and the Committee on Access to the Legislature's Documents and Records 13 October 2017
AS10/17-18 Election of members of The Legislative Council Commission 27 October 2017

Bullet Reports/papers of other committees

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
AS3/17-18 Determination of the dates for the elections of members of The Legislative Council Commission and the Committee on Access to the Legislature's Documents and Records 13 October 2017
COA3/17-18 Election of members of the Committee on Access to the Legislature's Documents and Records 27 October 2017
CB(4)205/17-18 Report of the Subcommittee to Follow Up Issues Relating to the Three-runway System at the Hong Kong International Airport 17 November 2017
CB(2)413/17-18 Proposed extension of period of work of subcommittees on policy issues and arrangements for activation of subcommittees on the waiting list 1 December 2017

Bullet Papers relating to nomination and election of Members of the Legislative Council to advisory/governing bodies

Bullet Investigation Committee established under Rule 49B(2A) of the Rules of Procedure

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(1)63/17-18 Election of a Member for appointment to fill a vacancy in the membership of the Investigation Committee established under Rule 49B(2A) of the Rules of Procedure in respect of the motion to censure Hon Holden CHOW Ho-ding 20 October 2017

Bullet Proposals/discussion items raised by Members for the House Committee's consideration and related papers

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(2)79/17-18(01) Letter dated 17 October 2017 from Hon HUI Chi-fung on request to seek the House Committee's recommendation for an adjournment debate under Rule 16(4) of the Rules of Procedure at the Council meeting of 25 October 2017 on issues relating to the discussion to be held by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on adding the National Anthem Law of the People's Republic of China to the list of national laws in Annex III to the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Chinese version only) 20 October 2017
CB(2)87/17-18(01) Letter dated 18 October 2017 from Hon Claudia MO on proposal to seek the House Committee's agreement for asking an urgent oral question at the Council meeting of 25 October 2017 on the incident concerning Mr Benedict ROGERS, Deputy Chair of the UK Conservative Party Human Rights Commission, being refused entry into Hong Kong (Chinese version only) 20 October 2017
CB(2)142/17-18(03) Joint letter dated 23 October 2017 from 22 Members on request of to discuss the impact of the new arrangement for scheduling Finance Committee meetings on the time for resumption of House Committee meetings (Chinese version only) 27 October 2017
CB(2)142/17-18(02) Letter dated 24 October 2017 from Dr Hon KWOK Ka-ki on request to seek the House Committee's recommendation for an adjournment debate under Rule 16(4) of the Rules of Procedure at the Council meeting of 1 November 2017 relating to the impact of the Central Authorities' "overall jurisdiction" over Hong Kong on "one country, two systems", "Hong Kong people administering Hong Kong" and "a high degree of autonomy" (Chinese version only) 27 October 2017
CB(2)323/17-18(01) Letter dated 6 November 2017 from Hon Dennis KWOK on behalf of 10 Members regarding proposed amendments to the Rules of Procedure (English version only) 17 November 2017
CB(2)323/17-18(02) Letter dated 14 November 2017 from Hon Martin LIAO on behalf of 38 Members regarding proposed amendments to the Rules of Procedure (Chinese version only) 17 November 2017
CB(2)451/17-18(01) Letter dated 30 November 2017 from Hon Alvin YEUNG in respect of business for the Council meeting of 6 December 2017 (Chinese version only) 1 December 2017
CB(2)469/17-18(01) Letter dated 5 December 2017 from 22 Members on proposal to move motions under Rule 91 of the Rules of Procedures at the Council meeting of 13 December 2017 (Chinese version only) 8 December 2017
CB(2)469/17-18(02) Letter dated 5 December 2017 from Hon CHU Hoi-dick on proposal to move motions under Rule 91 of the Rules of Procedures at the Council meeting of 13 December 2017 (Chinese version only) 8 December 2017

Bullet Papers relating to special meetings with the Chief Secretary for Administration/senior government officials

Bullet Questions

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(3)19/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 18 October 2017 13 October 2017
CB(3)20/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 25 October 2017 13 October 2017
CB(3)44/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 1 November 2017 20 October 2017
CB(3)73/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 8 November 2017 27 October 2017
CB(3)97/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 15 November 2017 3 November 2017
CB(3)139/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 22 November 2017 17 November 2017
CB(3)140/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 29 November 2017 17 November 2017
CB(3)153/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 29 November 2017 24 November 2017
CB(3)154/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 6 December 2017 24 November 2017
CB(3)177/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 13 December 2017 1 December 2017
CB(3)235/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 10 January 2018 5 January 2018
CB(3)236/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 17 January 2018 5 January 2018
CB(3)248/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 17 January 2018 12 January 2018
CB(3)249/17-18 Questions scheduled for the Legislative Council meeting of 24 January 2018 12 January 2018

Bullet Members' motions/resolutions

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(3)21/17-18 Motion under Rule 49B(1A) of the Rules of Procedure to be moved by Hon Claudia MO at the Council meeting of 10 January 2018 13 October 2017
CB(3)28/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by Hon Starry LEE under section 34(4) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) in relation to the Country Parks (Designation) (Consolidation) (Amendment) Order 2017 at the Council meeting of 18 October 2017 (not dealt with) 13 October 2017
CB(3)29/17-18 Motion on "Promoting the popularization of electric vehicles" to be moved by Hon Frankie YICK at the Council meeting of 17 January 2018 13 October 2017
CB(3)30/17-18 Motion on "Reform of two-tier Councils and statutory bodies" to be moved by Hon CHU Hoi-dick at the Council meeting of 17 January 2018 13 October 2017
CB(3)49/17-18 Motion on "Setting up an information database on the conduct of police officers" to be moved by Dr‍ Hon CHENG Chung-tai 20 October 2017
CB(3)50/17-18 Motion on "Stimulating internal demand and opening up new visitor sources" to be moved by Hon SHIU Ka-fai 20 October 2017
CB(3)84/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNG under section 34(4) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) in relation to the Trainee Solicitors (Amendment) Rules 2017 (Commencement) Notice at the Council meeting of 8 November 2017 27 October 2017
CB(3)93/17-18 Motion of Thanks to be moved by Hon Starry LEE at the Council meeting on 8, 9 and 10 November 2017 3 November 2017
CB(3)146/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by Hon CHAN Chun-ying under section 34(4) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) in relation to the Banking (Capital) (Amendment) Rules 2017, the Banking (Liquidity) (Amendment) Rules 2017, and the Banking (Specification of Multilateral Development Bank) (Amendment) Notice 2017 at the Council meeting of 22 November 2017 (not dealt with) 17 November 2017
CB(3)126/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by Hon CHEUNG Kwok-kwan under section 34(4) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) in relation to the Electoral Affairs Commission (Registration of Electors) (Legislative Council Geographical Constituencies) (District Council Constituencies) (Amendment) Regulation 2017, the Electoral Affairs Commission (Registration) (Electors for Legislative Council Functional Constituencies) (Voters for Election Committee Subsectors) (Members of Election Committee) (Amendment) Regulation 2017 and the Electoral Affairs Commission (Registration of Electors) (Rural Representative Election) (Amendment) Regulation 2017 at the Council meeting of 22 November 2017 (not dealt with) 17 November 2017
CB(3)128/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by Hon Frankie YICK under section 34(4) of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) in relation to the Shipping and Port Control (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulation 2017, the Merchant Shipping (Local Vessels) (General) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulation 2017, the Merchant Shipping (Local Vessels) (General) (Amendment) (No. 3) Regulation 2017 and the Shipping and Port Control Regulations (Amendment of Schedules) Notice 2017 at the Council meeting of 22 November 2017 (not dealt with) 17 November 2017
CB(3)176/17-18 Twelve proposed resolutions under Article 75 of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China to amend the Rules of Procedure to be moved by Hon Paul TSE, Hon Alvin YEUNG, Hon Tanya CHAN, Hon WU Chi-wai, Hon Charles Peter MOK, Hon Kenneth LEUNG, Dr Hon Fernando CHEUNG, Hon Jeremy TAM, Hon Dennis KWOK, Dr Hon KWOK Ka-ki, Hon CHAN Chi-chuen and Hon Martin LIAO respectively at the Council meeting on 6 December 2017 1 December 2017
CB(3)169/17-18 Four motions under Rule 49B(1A) of the Rules of Procedure to be moved by Hon Andrew WAN, Hon CHU Hoi-dick, Hon WU Chi-wai and Hon Charles Peter MOK respectively at the Council meeting on 6 December 2017 1 December 2017
CB(3)170/17-18 Motions under Rule 49B(1A) of the Rules of Procedure to be moved by Dr Hon KWOK Ka-ki at the Council meeting on 6 December 2017 1 December 2017
CB(3)168/17-18 Twelve motions under Articles 73(5) and 73(10) of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China to be moved by Hon Jeremy TAM, Dr Hon Fernando CHEUNG, Hon Kenneth LEUNG, Hon Tanya CHAN, Hon James TO, Hon WU Chi-wai, Hon HUI Chi-fung, and Hon KWONG Chun-yu respectively at the Council meeting on 6 December 2017 1 December 2017
CB(3)193/17-18 Five motions to be moved by Hon CHU Hoi-dick under Articles 73(5) and 73(10) of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China 8 December 2017

Bullet Government motions

LC Paper No.PaperMeeting date
CB(3)13/17-18 Motion on the co-location arrangement at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link to be moved by the Secretary for Transport and Housing at the Council meeting of 25 October 2017 13 October 2017
CB(3)42/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs under section 8 of the District Councils Ordinance (Cap. 547) at the Council meeting of 1 November 2017 (withdrawn) 20 October 2017
CB(3)242/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs under section 8 of the District Councils Ordinance (Cap. 547) at the Council meeting of 17 January 2018 12 January 2018
CB(3)241/17-18 Proposed resolution to be moved by the Secretary for Transport and Housing under section 12 of the Fixed Penalty (Criminal Proceedings) Ordinance (Cap. 240) at the Council meeting of 17 January 2018 12 January 2018

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