LegCo Panel on Constitutional Affairs

Meeting on Monday, 17 May 1999 at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

I.Confirmation of minutes of meetings on 15 and 22 March 1999

LC Paper No. CB(2)1925/98-99- minutes of meeting on 15 March 1999 (issued)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1956/98-99- minutes of meeting on 22 March 1999 (issued)

II.Information papers issued since last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)1885/98-99-Information on the amount of consultation fee for the Study on Food Safety and Environmental Hygiene (issued)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1960/98-99-Letter from the Administration concerning the review on application of the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance to the CE (issued)

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(2:30 pm - 2:50 pm)

Review of existing mechanism for LegCo to monitor the exercise of delegated authority for the making of subsidiary legislation

Information paper prepared by the Legal Service Division (to follow)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1951/98-99(01)-List of issues to be considered (attached)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1951/98-99(02)-List of follow-up actions of the Administration (attached)

*IV.Progress of Year 2000 (Y2K) compliance exercise in Government, Government-funded and Government-regulated organizations
(2:50 pm - 3:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1951/98-99(03)-Paper prepared by the Secretariat (attached)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1951/98-99(04)-Paper prepared by the Administration (attached)

V.Mechanism for amending the Basic Law
(3:30 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1935/98-99(01)-Summary of views on Mechanism for amending the Basic Law (issued)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1951/98-99(05)-Paper prepared by the Administration (attached)

VI.Any other business

* All other LegCo Members are invited to attend the meeting for discussion of item IV.

Legislative Council Secretariat
13 May 1999