Bills Committee on Broadcasting Bill

Meeting on Thursday, 20 April 2000 at 10:45 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Meeting with the Administration
  2. Background papers

    (1)The Bill circulated vide LC Paper No. CB(3)515/99-00 dated 28 January 2000;

    (2)The Legislative Council Brief issued by the Information and Technology Broadcasting Bureau (File Ref : ITBB(CR) 9/19/1/(00) Pt.7);

    (3)The Legal Service Division's Report on the Bill (LC Paper No. LS77/99-00) circulated vide LC Paper No. CB(2)1118/99-00 on 17 February 2000;

    (4)Marked-up copy of consequential amendments to the relevant Ordinances (Schedule 9 to the Bill) [Paper No. CB(2)1359/99-00(01)]; and

    (5)Letter dated 28 March 2000 from the Assistant Legal Adviser to the Administration [Paper No. CB(2)1743/99-00(01) (attached)].

    Papers for the meeting

    -Paper on "Competition provisions in relation to artiste contracts" provided by the Administration [Paper No. CB(2)1722/99-00(01) (issued)]; and

    -Administration's response to submissions on the competition provisions in the Broadcasting Bill [Paper No. CB(2)1743/99-00(02) (to follow)].

  3. Any other business

Legislative Council Secretariat
19 April 2000