LegCo Panel on Home Affairs

Meeting on Monday, 13 December 1999 at 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Revised Agenda

I. Information papers issued since the last meeting

[Paper No. CB(2)338/99-00(01) - concluding observations made by the United Nations Human Rights Committee after its Learning on the Report of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China in the light of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights on 1 and 2 November (unedited copy)]

[Paper No. CB(2)338/99-00(02) - a press release on Government's response to the concluding observations]

[LC Paper No. CB(2)555/99-00 - concluding comments of the Committees of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women extracted from the revised report]

II. Items for discussion at the next meeting
(4:30 pm - 4:35 pm)

[Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)580/99-00 - list of discussion items for future meetings]

[Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)580/99-00

- list of follow-up actions]
*III. Investigation report of the Equal Opportunities Commission on the issues arising from the Kowloon Bay Health Centre case
(4:35 pm - 5:15 pm)

[Paper No. CB(2)507/99-00(01) - report on Case Study of Kowloon Bay Health Centre provided by the Equal Opportunities Commission]

IV. Performance venue in the West Kowloon reclamation and sports complex in Southeast Kowloon
(5:15 pm - 5:55 pm)

[Paper to be provided by the Administration]

V. Proposed legislative amendments to the Gambling Ordinance to deal with overseas bookmaking companies conducting business in Hong Kong
(5:55 pm - 6:25 pm)

[LC Paper No. CB(2)535/99-00 - paper provided by the Administration]

VI. Any other business
(6:25 pm onwards)

* Non-panel members who handled the complaint case related to the Kowloon Bay Health centre are invited to attend the discussion of this item.

Legislative Council Secretariat
9 December 1999