Bills Committee on
Mass Transit Railway Bill

Meeting on Thursday, 11 November 1999, at 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Election of Chairman

  2. (4:30 pm - 4:35 pm)

  3. Meeting with the Administration

  4. (4:35 pm - 6:20 pm)

    LC Paper No. CB(1)315/99-00(01) -(attached) Letter from the Legal Service Division to the Administration

    LC Paper No. CB(1)315/99-00(02) -(attached Response from the Administration to LC Paper No. CB(1)315/99-00(01)

    Background information papers (issued)

    1. the Bill circulated under LC Paper No. CB(3)32/99-00 on 30 September 1999;

    2. the Legislative Council Brief issued by the Transport Bureau (Ref: TBCR 1/1017/99) on 24 September 1999;

    3. the Legal Service Division Report issued under LC Paper No. LS2/99-00 dated 11 October 1999; and

    4. information papers provided by the Administration for the meetings of the Panel on Transport held on 25 June 1999 and 28 July 1999 (LC Papers No. CB(1) 1564/98-99(02) and CB(1) 1751/98-99(01) and the relevant minutes of meetings;

    5. a follow-up paper provided by the Administration on "Overseas Experience in the Privatization of Railways" issued under LC Paper No. CB(1) 89/99-00 dated 12 October 1999;

    6. an information paper provided by the Administration on "Review of the Transport Advisory Committee" and a supplementary note on the same subject issued under LC Paper No. CB(1) 33/99-00 dated 5 October 1999.

  5. Any other business

  6. (6:20 pm onwards)

Legislative Council Secretariat
9 November 1999