Legislative Council

Views Sought on Hong Kong Sports Development Board (Amendment) Bill 1999



The Legislative Council Bills Committee on Hong Kong Sports Development Board (Amendment) Bill 1999 invites members of the public and interested organizations to submit views on the Bill.

The Hong Kong Sports Development Board (Amendment) Bill 1999 was introduced into the Legislative Council on 7 July 1999. It aims to amend the Hong Kong Sports Development Board Ordinance (Cap.1149) as follows:

  1. to expand the membership of the Hong Kong Sports Development Board by adding

    1. one more representative from the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China; and

    2. six other members;

  2. to change the name of the "Amateur Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong" to "Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China".
Submissions should be related to the above subject matters. Interested parties are invited to send their written submissions to the Clerk to the Bills Committee on Hong Kong Sports Development Board (Amendment) Bill 1999 by Thursday, 4 November 1999 and to indicate whether they would wish to appear before the Bills Committee meeting on Tuesday, 9 November 1999 to give oral representation.

The address, telephone and fax numbers, and e-mail address of the clerk to the Bills Committees are as follows:

Address:Clerk to Bills Committee on Hong Kong Sports Development Board (Amendment) Bill 1999
Legislative Council Secretariat
3/F Citibank Tower
3 Garden Road
Central
Hong Kong


Tel. No. :2869 9269 or 2869 9471

Fax. No. :2509 0775

E-mail address:mso@legco.gov.hk

End/Monday, November 1, 1999