LegCo Panel on Administration of Justice and Legal Services

Special meeting on
Saturday, 17 June 2000 from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Appointment of judges of the Court of Final Appeal


  1. Meeting with members of the Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission (JORC) and the Administration

  2. (11:00 am - 12:00 noon)

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2387/99-00(01) - Letter dated 13 June 2000 to the Administration and JORC on issues raised by the Panel on 13 June 2000 (attached)

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2387/99-00(02) - Letter dated 16 June 2000 from the Secretary, the Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission (attached)

    LC Paper Nos. CB(2)2387/99-00(03) and (04) - Letter dated 16 June 2000 from the Director of Administration and a LegCo Brief on Resolution under section 7A of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal Ordinance (attached)

    Papers issued for previous meetings

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2302/99-00(01) - Letter dated 10 June 2000 from the Secretary, Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission together with a paper

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2302/99-00(02) - Paper prepared by the Chief Secretary for Administration's Office

    LC Paper Nos. CB(2)2302/99-00(03) and (04) - Press statements on appointment of judges to the CFA issued on 10 May 2000 by the Administration and the Judiciary

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2176/99-00(01) - Paper provided by the Administration

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2176/99-00(02) - An extract of Chapter 10 of American Government (1977 Edition) concerning appointment of judges in the United States

    LC Paper No. CB(2)2176/99-00(03) - An extract of The Lord Chancellor's Department 1998-1999 Annual Report on Judicial Appointments presented to Parliament in October 1999

  3. Any Other Business

Legislative Council Secretariat
16 June 2000