Panel on Home Affairs

Special meeting on Thursday, 16 June 2005 at 8:30 am
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


*I.Proposed reforms to betting duty system on horse race betting
(8:30 am - 10:25 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1520/04-05(02)

-Paper entitled "Proposed reforms to the betting duty system on horse race betting" provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)1880/04-05(01)

-Supplementary information provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)1912/04-05(01)

-Extract from the draft minutes of meeting on 13 May 2005

Meeting with deputations and the Administration
  1. Mr Kwok But
    Principal, Sing Yin Secondary School

  2. Evangelize China Fellowship Tsim Sha Tsui Canaan Church

  3. Mr SO Hang-tai
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1977/04-05(01)](Chinese version only)

  4. The Association of International Accountants - Hong Kong Branch
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1912/04-05(02)]

  5. Zion Social Service

  6. Hong Kong Christian Service

  7. The Hong Kong Racehorse Owners Association Ltd
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1944/04-05(01)]

  8. Hong Kong Gambling Watch

  9. The Association of Hong Kong Racing Journalists
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1912/04-05(03)] (Chinese version only)

  10. The Society for Truth and Light

  11. Miss Helen FU Dan-mui

  12. Miss Jess CHAN

  13. IEF Rehabilitation Centre for Problem Gamblers
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1977/04-05(02)](Chinese version only)

  14. Min-Nam Chinese Christian Trinity Church

  15. Christian New Hope Fellowship

  16. Mr CHAN Wing-ho
    [LC Paper No. CB(2)1977/04-05(03)](Chinese version only)

  17. Kau Yan Chruch, Tsung Tsin Mission of Hong Kong

  18. 宣道會北角堂社關組

  19. The Church of Christ in China Heep Woh College

  20. The Hong Kong Jockey Club
Written submission from organisation not attending the meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)1944/04-05(02)
(Chinese version only)

-Written submission from Hong Kong Joint Union of Workers of the Horse Racing Industry (香港賽馬業工作者聯會)

II.Any other business
(10:25 am - 10:30 am)

* All other Legislative Council Members are invited to join the discussion of this item.

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
16 June 2005