Bills Committee on
Exchanges and Clearing Houses (Merger) Bill

Meeting on
Wednesday, 8 December 1999, at 8:30 am
in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Meeting with the Administration

  2. (8:30 am - 10:25 am)

    Clause-by-clause examination on the Bill

    LC Paper No. CB(1) 549/99-00(01)-- Draft Memorandum and Articles of Association of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (English only) (attached)

    Relevant papers

    Legislative Council Brief (Ref: SUB 56/7(99)) (issued)

    LC Paper No. CB(3)175/99-00-- The Bill
    LC Paper No. LS 26/99-00-- Legal Service Division Report
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 424/99-00(02)-- Marked-up copy of the Bill
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 424/99-00(03)-- Submission from the Law Society of Hong Kong
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 453/99-00(01)-- Administration's response to CB(1) 424/99-00(03)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 480/99-00(01)-- Composition of the Board of other major exchanges
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 487/99-00(01)-- Proposed list of relevant market and professional bodies for consultation by the Bills Committee
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 487/99-00(02)-- Cooperative arrangements that Securities and Futures Commission has entered into with overseas regulators (as at 14 October 1998)

  3. Any other business

  4. (10:25 am onwards)

Legislative Council Secretariat
7 December 1999