LegCo Panel on Home Affairs

Meeting on Friday, 2 June 2000 at 4:00 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(4:00 pm - 4:05 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)1861/99-00 -draft minutes of meeting on 10 April 2000]

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting

[LC Paper No. CB(2)1940/99-00-a report provided by the Administration on further details of the measures to regulate the safety standards of privately-operated golf practice facilities provided]

[LC Paper No. CB(2)1965/99-00-concluding observations of the United Nations Committee Against Torture on the report on Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) under the Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment of Punishment]

+III.Intermediary body for the collection of maintenance payments
(4:05 pm - 4:45 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00(01)-Report by Inter-departmental Working Group on Review of law and administrative measures affecting divorcees and children who are eligible for alimony (attached)]

+IV.Follow-up on concluding comments of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women on the initial report on HKSAR under the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
(4:45 pm - 5:15 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00(02)-progress report provided by the Health and Welfare Bureau (attached) (English version)]

V.The Administration's proposal to revise Government fees and charges not directly affecting people's livelihood or general business activities
(5:15 pm - 5:45 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00(03) (to follow)]

VI.Draft Report of the Panel to the Legislative Council on 21 June 2000
(5:45 pm - 5:55 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00(04) (attached)]

VII.Any other business
(from 5:55 pm onwards)

[Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00-list of discussion items]

[Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)2159/99-00-list of follow-up actions]

+ Members of the Panel on Administration of Justice and Legal Services and the Panel on Welfare Services are invited to attend the discussion of this item

* Members of the Panel on Welfare Services and all other Hon Legislative Council Members are invited to attend the discussion of this item.

Legislative Council Secretariat
31 May 2000