Bills Committee on Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2003

Second meeting on
Wednesday, 10 September 2003, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(2:30 pm - 2:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2285/02-03
(issued on 28.7.2003)

-Minutes of 1st meeting on 7 July 2003

II.Briefing by the Administration on the Bill
(2:35 pm - 2:45 pm)

III.Meeting with deputations and the Administration
(2:45 pm - 4:25 pm)

Meeting with deputations
  1. Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2381/02-03(01)
    (issued on 29.8.2003 - English version only)

  2. Hong Kong Cable Television Limited
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2431/02-03(02)
    (attached - English version only)

  3. Movie Picture Association
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2381/02-03(03)
    (issued on 29.8.2003 - English version only)

  4. Nagravision SA
Submissions from parties not attending the meeting

  1. Joint submission from Asia Television Limited, Galaxy Satellite Broadcasting Limited, Hong Kong Cable Television Limited, Television Broadcasts Limited, TV Plus (HK) Corporation Limited and Yes Television (Hong Kong) Limited
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2344/02-03(01)
    (issued on 6.8.2003 - English version only)

  2. Consumer Council
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2334/02-03(01)
    (issued on 4.8.2003)

  3. The Chinese General Chamber of Commerce
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2381/02-03(02)
    (issued on 29.8.2003 - Chinese version only)

  4. The Hong Kong Bar Association
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2381/02-03(04)
    (issued on 29.8.2003 - English version only)

  5. Hong Kong Kowloon & New Territories Motion Picture Industry Association Ltd
    LC Paper No. CB(1)2426/02-03(01)
    (issued on 8.9.2003 - English version only)
Meeting with the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(3)602/02-03
(issued on 2.5.2003)

-The Bill

(issued on 29.4.2003)

-The Legislative Council Brief issued by the Commerce, Industry and Technology Bureau on 29 April 2003

LC Paper No. LS104/02-03
(issued on 13.5.2003)

-The Legal Service Division Report on the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)2070/02-03(01)
(issued on 25.6.2003)

-Marked-up copy of the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)2431/02-03(01)

-Summary of deputations' views on major proposals in the Bill (up to 8 September 2003) prepared by the Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(1)2299/02-03
(issued on 30.7.2003)

-Background brief on Broadcasting (Amendment) Bill 2003 prepared by the Secretariat

IV.Any other business
(4:25 pm - 4:30 pm)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
9 September 2003