Fifth Legislative Council (2012 - 2016)

Terms of Reference
  1. To monitor and examine Government policies and issues of public concern relating to food safety, environmental hygiene and agriculture and fisheries.

  2. To provide a forum for the exchange and dissemination of views on the above policy matters.

  3. To receive briefings and to formulate views on any major legislative or financial proposals in respect of the above policy areas prior to their formal introduction to the Council or Finance Committee.

  4. To monitor and examine, to the extent it considers necessary, the above policy matters referred to it by a member of the Panel or by the House Committee.

  5. To make reports to the Council or to the House Committee as required by the Rules of Procedure.





Visits outside Hong Kong
Duty visit to San Francisco from 9 to 13 March 2016

Local Visits
Visit to the New Territories North Animal Management Centre on 23 December 2013
Visit to the Man Kam To Food Control Office on 24 February 2014
Visit to the Airport Food Inspection Office on 7 March 2014
Visit to Cheung Sha Wan Wholesale Vegetable Market and Cheung Sha Wan Temporary Wholesale Poultry Market on 27 May 2014
Visit to the food control checkpoint at Kwai Chung Customhouse and an importer's warehouse on 17 May 2016

Subcommittee on Issues Relating to Public Markets (Work completed)
Subcommittee on Hawker Policy (Work completed)
Subcommittee on Issues Relating to Animal Welfare and Cruelty to Animals (Work completed)

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