Subcommittee to Study the Subject of Combating Poverty

Meeting on Friday, 17 March 2006 at about 3:00 pm
(10 minutes after the House Committee meeting)
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Resources for assisting the working poor
(3:00 pm - 4:55 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1391/05-06(01)
(English version issued on 14.3.2006,
Chinese version attached)

-Paper provided by the Secretariat to the Commission on Poverty on "Resources for assisting the working poor - Input from the Administration"

Relevant papers

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1435/05-06(01)

-Extract of paragraphs 63 to 66 in the 2006-07 Budget

LC Paper No. CB(2) 1435/05-06(02)

-Written question on "Travel subsidies for the working-poor households and the unemployed" raised by Hon Frederick FUNG Kin-kee at the Council meeting on 8 March 2006

LC Paper No. IN18/05-06
(Issued on 13.3.2006)

-Information note prepared by Research and Library Services Division of the Legislative Council Secretariat on "Income shortfall of a low-income non-Comprehensive Social Security Assistance household living in a private domestic unit"

II.Any other business
(4:55 pm - 5:00 pm)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
16 March 2006