Bills Committee on Child Care Services (Amendment) Bill 2005

Meeting on Monday, 23 May 2005 at 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Meeting with deputations and the Administration
(4:30 pm - 6:25 pm)

  1. Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1637/04-05(01)] (Chinese version only)

  2. Public Service Union (Social Services), Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions

  3. Hong Kong Baptist Kindergarten Education Convention Ltd

  4. The Non-Profit-Making Kindergarten Council of Hong Kong
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1637/04-05(02)] (Chinese version only)

  5. The Hong Kong Institute of Education Past Student's Association of Early Childhood Teacher Education Ltd.

  6. Hong Kong Early Childhood Educators Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(01)] (Chinese version only)

  7. Hong Kong Kindergarten Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(02)] (Chinese version only)

  8. Victoria Educational Orgainsation

  9. Council of Non-profit Making Organisations for Pre-primary Education
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(03)] (Chinese version only)

  10. Tai Po Early Childhood Education (ECE) Principal Association

  11. Hong Kong Young Women's Christian Association

  12. Hong Kong Teachers' Association
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(04)] (Chinese version only)

  13. Creative Kindergarten and Day Nursery

  14. Hong Kong Council of Social Service
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(05)] (Chinese version only)

  15. Caritas Pre-school Education and Child Care Service

  16. World Organisation for Early Childhood Education (OMEP - Hong Kong)

  17. S.K.H. Kindergarten and Nursery Council

  18. Po Leung Kuk

  19. The Alumni Association of Pre-School Administration and Management Course, SPACE - University of Hong Kong

  20. Tung Wah Group of Hospitals (Child Care Services)

  21. The Salvation Army

  22. The Association of Evangelical Free Churches of Hong Kong

  23. Pok Oi Hospital, Board Office & Social Service Department
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(06)] (Chinese version only)

Written submission from organisation not attending the meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)1647/04-05(07)
(Chinese version only)

-Written submission from Hong Kong Christian Service

(A list of relevant papers previously issued is in the Appendix)

II.Date of next meeting
(6:25 pm - 6:30 pm)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
24 May 2005


Other relevant papers previously issued

Background information on the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(3)505/04-05
(issued on 15 April 2005)

-The Bill

Ref : HWF CR2/5091/05 Pt.2
(issued by the Health, Welfare and Food Bureau in April 2005)

-Legislative Council Brief

LC Paper No. LS58/04-05
(issued on 28 April 2005)

-Legal Service Division Report

Appendix III to LC Paper No. CB(2)1536/04-05
(issued 11 May 2005)

-Marked-up copy of relevant provisions of the Ordinance and Regulations to be amended by the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(2)1536/04-05(01)
(issued on 11 May 2005)

-Background brief prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

Letter from Legal Service Division to the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)1536/04-05(02)
(issued on 11 May 2005)

-Assistant Legal Adviser's letter to the Administration dated 26 April 2005

Administration's response to Legal Service Division's letter

LC Paper No. CB(2)1536/04-05(03)
(issued on 11 May 2005)

-Administration's response to Assistant Legal Adviser's letter dated 6 May 2005