House Committee of the Legislative Council
20th meeting on 14 April 2000


  1. Confirmation of the minutes of the 19th meeting held on 31 March 2000

  2. (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1566/99-00)

  3. Matters arising

    1. Report by the Chairman on his meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration

    2. Remarks made by the Director of Environmental Protection during a radio programme interview on 29 March 2000
      (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1560/99-00 issued on 3 April 2000)
      (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1590/99-00 issued on 6 April 2000)
      (LC Paper No. CB(1) 1367/99-00)

  4. Business arising from previous Council meetings

    1. Legal Service Division's report on bills referred to the House Committee in accordance with Rule 54(4)

      Revenue (No. 2) Bill 2000
      (LC Paper No. LS 111/99-00)

    2. Legal Service Division's reports on subsidiary legislation tabled in Council on 12 April 2000 (gazetted on 31 March and 7 April 2000)
      (LC Papers No. LS 114/99-00 and LS 115/99-00)

  5. Business for the Council meeting on 3 May 2000

    1. Questions
      (LC Paper No. CB(3) 783/99-00)

    2. Bills - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

      No notice has been received yet.

    3. Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

      No notice has been received yet.

    4. Government motion

      Resolution under section 29 of the Pharmacy and Poisons Ordinance (Cap. 138) - to be moved by the Secretary for Health and Welfare

    5. Members' motions

      1. Motion on "Enhancing the learning and teaching environment in schools"

        The above motion will be moved by Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong. Wording of the motion attached.

      2. Motion "Sound risk management and procedural arrangement for information technology-related stocks"

        The above motion will be moved by Hon Eric LI Ka-cheung. Wording of the motion attached.

  6. Reports

    1. Position report on Bills Committees/Subcommittees
      (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1649/99-00)

    2. Report of the Subcommittee on resolution under section 3 of the Dogs and Cats Ordinance (Cap.167) and Dogs and Cats (Amendment) Ordinance 1997 (97 of 1997) (Commencement) Notice 1999
      (LC Paper No. CB(1) 1363/99-00)

    3. Report of the Subcommittee on Chinese Medicine (Fees) Regulation

      Verbal report by Prof Hon NG Ching-fai, Chairman of the Subcommittee.

    4. Paper of the Panel on Manpower on proposed study visit to Singapore
      (LC Paper No. CB(2) 1660/99-00)

  7. Any other business

Legislative Council Secretariat
17 April 2000