House Committee
1996/97 Session

Meeting Agenda

Date :2 May 1997
Time:2:30 p.m.

Item No. Subject
I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting held on 25 April 1997
(LegCo Paper No. CB(2) 2047/96-97)
II.Matters arising
Report on Chairman's meeting with the Chief Secretary
III.Legal Service Division report on the subsidiary legislation tabled in the Legislative Council on 30 April 1997 (gazetted on 25 and 26 April 1997)
(LegCo Paper No. LS 188/96-97)
IV.Further reports by the Legal Service Division on outstanding bills
  1. Weapons of Mass Destruction (Control of Provision of Services) Bill
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 192/96-97)
  2. Human Reproductive Technology Bill
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 200/96-97)
V. Legal Service Division report on bills referred to the House Committee under Standing Order 42(3A)
  1. Trustee (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 195/96-97)
  2. Child Abduction and Custody Bill
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 186/96-97)
    A letter from the Secretary for Health and Welfare is attached.
  3. The Open Learning Institute of Hong Kong (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 193/96-97)
  4. Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 190/96-97)
  5. New Territories Land Exchange Entitlements (Redemption) (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 189/96-97)
  6. Inland Revenue (Amendment) Bill 1997
    Inland Revenue (Amendment) (No 2) Bill 1997
    Stamp Duty (Amendment) Bill 1997
    Estate Duty (Amendment) Bill 1997
    Dutiable Commodities (Amendment) Bill 1997
    Traffic Accident Victims (Assistance Fund) (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 197/96-97)
  7. Merchant Shipping (Liability and Compensation For Oil Pollution) (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 194/96-97)
  8. Marriage and Children (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 187/96-97)
  9. Hong Kong Bill of Rights (Amendment) Bill 1997 - Member's Bill introduced by Mr LAU Chin-shek
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 199/96-97)
VI.Further business for the LegCo sitting on 7 May 1997
(LegCo Paper No. CB(3) 924/96-97)
VII.Business for the LegCo sitting on 14 May 1997
  1. Questions
    (LegCo Paper No. CB(3) 925/96-97)
  2. Statement
    No statement has yet been notified.
  3. Government Motions
    1. Resolution under section 100A of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1) - to be moved by the Secretary for Trade and Industry
      (LegCo Paper No. LS 191/96-97)
    2. (LegCo Paper No. LS 198/96-97)
    3. ) Two resolutions under sections 18(1), 19(1)(b) and 36(1)(1) of the Rating Ordinance (Cap. 116) and section 5(4) of the Motor Vehicles (First Registration Tax) Ordinance (Cap. 330) - to be moved by the Secretary for the Treasury
      (LegCo Paper No. LS 196/96-97)
  4. Bill - 1st and 2nd Readings
    Outer Space Bill
  5. Bill - resumption of debate on 2nd Reading, Committee Stage and 3rd Reading
    Education (Amendment) Bill 1997
  6. Motion debate on "Right of abode"
    The above motion (attached) will be moved by Miss Margaret NG.
  7. Motion debate on "Civil liberties"
    The above motion (attached) will be moved by Mr CHEUNG Man-kwong.
VIII.Advance information on motion debates for the LegCo sitting on 21 May 1997
  1. Debate on a motion to be moved by Mr NGAN Kam-chuen
    Subject and wording of the motion to follow.
  2. Motion debate on "Incident of 4 June 1989"
    The above motion (attached) will be moved by Mr SZETO Wah.
IX.Reports of Panels/Bills Committees/Subcommittees
  1. Report of the Bills Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Bill
    (LegCo Paper No. CB(1) 1441/96-97)
  2. Report of the Bills Committee on Child Care Centres (Amendment) Bill 1996
    (LegCo Paper No. CB(2) 2056/96-97)
  3. Report of the Subcommittee on Air Pollution Control (Construction Dust) Regulation
    Verbal report by Mr Ronald ARCULLI, Chairman of the Subcommittee.
X. Position reports on Bills Committees and Subcommittees and Bills which must be passed before 1 July 1997
(LegCo Papers Nos. CB(2) 2084 & 2053/96-97)
XI.Any Other Business

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