Weekly Activities



Meetings of the Legislative Council and its Committees from
22 November to 27 November 1999

The Legislative Council and its Committees will hold 16 meetings during the week from November 22 to November 27 in the Legislative Council Building. You are welcome to observe the meetings. Please call 2969 9399 during office hours to reserve a seat.

Details of the meetings are as follows (subject to change):

22.11.1999
Monday
10.45 am First meeting of Subcommittee to study the Organized and Serious Crimes Ordinance (Amendment of Schedule 1) Order 1999 -- Conference Room A
(to elect the Chairman; and to meet with the Administration)
2.30 pm Meeting of Bills Committee on Electronic Transactions Bill -- Chamber
(to discuss the Administration's response to further submissions/other paper received since the fourth meeting; and to examine the Bill clause-by-clause)
4.30 pm First meeting of Bills Committee on District Court (Amendment) Bill 1999 -- Conference Room A
(to elect the Chairman; and to meet with the Administration)
23.11.1999
Tuesday
8.30 am First meeting of Bills Committee on Exchanges and Clearing Houses (Merger) Bill -- Conference Room A
(to elect the Chairman; and to meet with the Administration)
9.00 am Meeting of Public Accounts Committee -- Conference Room C
(closed meeting)
10.45 am Meeting of Bills Committee on Mass Transit Railway Bill -- Chamber
(agenda to be confirmed)
4.30 pm Meeting of Subcommittee on Factories and Industrial Undertakings (Loadshifting Machinery) Regulation -- Conference Room A
(to discuss the Administration's response to concerns raised at the meeting on 20 October 1999; and to examine the Regulation clause-by-clause)
24.11.1999
Wednesday
10.45 am Meeting of Subcommittee to study the Urban Renewal Authority White Bill -- Chamber
(agenda to be confirmed)
2.30 pm Legislative Council meeting -- Chamber
25.11.1999
Thursday
8.30 am Meeting of Bills Committee on Electronic Transactions Bill -- Conference Room A
(agenda to be confirmed)
10.45 am Environmental Affairs Panel special meeting -- Conference Room A
(to discuss the Strategic Sewage Disposal Scheme)
2.30 pm Manpower Panel meeting -- Chamber
(to discuss Hong Kong Disneyland - employment opportunities; proposed amendments to Factories and Industrial Undertakings Ordinance and its Regulations; Vocational Training Council - enhancement of information technology infrastructure and services; and to receive a briefing by the Administration on Occupational Safety and Health (Display Screen Equipment) Regulation)
4.30 pm Meeting of Bills Committee on Electronic Transactions Bill -- Chamber
(agenda to be confirmed)
26.11.1999
Friday
10.45 am Transport Panel meeting -- Chamber
(to discuss the measures to deal with speeding offences; the policy on driving instructors' licence; and the ferry services provided by the Hongkong & Yaumati Ferry Co. Ltd. for outlying islands)
2.30 pm Finance Committee meeting -- Chamber
4.30 pm (immediately after
Finance Committee meeting)
House Committee meeting -- Chamber
27.11.1999
Saturday
No open or closed meetings

The above schedule and agendas of the meetings are subject to change. We shall update this notice as and when necessary. For further enquiries, please contact the Public Information Division of the Legislative Council Secretariat on Tel. Nos.2869 9284-7.


Legislative Council Secretariat
Friday, 19 November 1999