Bills Committee on Adaptation of Laws (No. 4) Bill 1998

Meeting to be held on Wednesday, 27 January 1999 at 8:30 am in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

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

LC Paper No. CB(2)1165/98-99(01)- a list of points raised by members at the meeting on 13 January 1999

LC Paper No. CB(2)1165/98-99(02)-the Administration's letter dated 21 January 1999, in reply to paper (01) above

LC Paper No. CB(2)1165/98-99(03)-a copy of section 50 of the Solicitors Act 1974 which is referred to in section 3 of the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159)

Papers previously issued

(a)The Bill

(b)LC Paper No.CB(2)774/98-99(02)- Marked-up copy of the Bill

(c)LC Paper No.CB(2)807/98-99- Correspondence between Assistant Legal Adviser and the Administration

(d)LC Paper No.CB(2)851/98-99(01)-Letter dated 4 December 1998 from the Hong Kong Bar Association

(e)LC Paper No.CB(2)532/98-99(01)-Adaptation of references to the "Crown" (circulated vide LC Paper No. CB(2)796/98-99)

(f)LC Paper No.CB(2)820/98-99(01) - Provisions that are not covered by, or are given treatment different from, the Guideline Adaptations

(g)LC Paper No.CB(2)820/98-99(02)-Proposed new section 3(3) for the Legal Practitioners Ordinance (Cap. 159)

(h)LC Paper No.CB(2)820/98-99(03)-Section 3(1) of the Legal Officers Ordinance (Cap. 87)

(i)LC Paper No.CB(2)820/98-99(04)-Hong Kong Reunification Ordinance

(j)LC Paper No.CB(2)820/98-99(05)-Section 2A; Schedules 7 and 8 of the Interpretation and General Clauses Ordinance (Cap. 1)

(k)LC Paper No.CB(2)1017/98-99(01)-The Administration's response to queries raised by members at the meeting on 7 December 1998

(l)LC Paper No.CB(2)1017/98-99(02)-A checklist of issues discussed by the Bills Committee (position as at 8 January 1999)

II. Date of next meeting

Legislative Council Secretariat
25 January 1999