Bills Committee on
Exchanges and Clearing Houses (Merger) Bill

Meeting on
Friday, 17 December 1999, at 10:45 am
in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Meeting with the Administration

  2. (10:45 am - 12:25 pm)

    Clause-by-clause examination on the Bill

    LC Paper No. CB(1) 615/99-00(01)-- Administration's response to members' concern on Schedule 1 of the Bill (attached)

    Relevant papers

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

    LC Paper No. CB(3)175/99-00--The Bill (issued)
    LC Paper No. LS 26/99-00--Legal Service Division Report (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 424/99-00(02)--Marked-up copy of the Bill (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 424/99-00(03)--Submission from the Law Society of Hong Kong (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 453/99-00(01)--Administration's response to CB(1) 424/99-00(03) (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 480/99-00(01)--Composition of the Board of other major exchanges (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 487/99-00(01)--Proposed list of relevant market and professional bodies for consultation by the Bills Committee (issued)
    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) (issued)
    LC Paper No. CB(1) 549/99-00(01)--Draft Memorandum and Articles of Association of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (English only) (issued)

  3. Any other business

  4. (12:25 pm onwards)

Legislative Council Secretariat
15 December 1999