First Legislative Council (1998 - 2000)

The Committee on Rules of Procedure was formed in July 1998 to review the Rules of Procedure of the Council and the committee system, propose to the Council such amendments or changes as are considered necessary, and examine matters of practice and procedure relating to the Council referred by the Council or its committees or the President, or raised by its own members.

  Membership (Year 1999-2000)(The term of office of members of this committee ended on the expiry of the term of the Legislative Council on 30 June 2000)
    The Committee consists of a chairman, a deputy chairman and 10 members appointed by the President in accordance with the recommendations of the House Committee.

    Hon Mrs Selina CHOW LIANG Shuk-yee, JP (Chairman)
    Hon Margaret NG (Deputy Chairman)
    Hon LEE Wing-tat (from 10.7.1998 to 18.9.1998)
    Hon LEE Cheuk-yan
    Hon Martin LEE Chu-ming, SC, JP
    Hon Ambrose CHEUNG Wing-sum, JP (from 10.7.1998 to 31.12.1999)
    Hon CHAN Yuen-han (from 10.7.1998 to 21.9.1999)
    Dr Hon LEONG Che-hung, JP
    Hon Gary CHENG Kai-nam, JP
    Hon Andrew WONG Wang-fat, JP
    Hon TSANG Yok-sing, Jasper, JP(with effect from 14.1.2000)
    Hon Mrs Miriam LAU Kin-yee, JP
    Hon Ambrose LAU Hon-chuen, JP (with effect from 8.10.1999)
    Hon Emily LAU Wai-hing, JP
    Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo (with effect from 25.9.1998)

Meetings of the Committee on Rules of Procedure need not be held in public. Details of the issues considered are provided in consultation papers and reports available on this page. Since its establishment in July 1998, the Committee on Rules of Procedure held meetings on the following dates:
    July, 1998152128
    August, 1998810152225
    September, 199882229
    October, 199813
    November, 199831024
    December, 19988
    January, 19991926
    February, 19999
    March, 19999
    April, 19991327
    May, 199925
    June, 199922
    July, 199920
    September, 199923
    October, 199926
    November, 199930
    January, 200025
    February, 200029
    April, 200011
    May, 20009
List of Issues Studied



Rules of Procedure