Panel on Transport

Meeting on
Friday, 24 June 2005 at 10:45 am
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda

I.Confirmation of minutes and matters arising
(10:45 am - 10:47 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1833/04-05
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)1834/04-05 on 20 June 2005)

-Minutes of the meeting held on 22 April 2005

LC Paper No. CB(1)1853/04-05
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)1854/04-05 on 22 June 2005)

-Minutes of the meeting held on 27 May 2005

Proposed research outline on operation of toll roads, bridges and tunnels in selected places

LC Paper No. CB(1)1883/04-05(01)
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)1891/04-05 on 23 June 2005)

-Paper prepared by the Research and Library Services Division

II.Endorsement of the report of the Panel for submission to the Council
(10:47 am - 10:50 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1817/04-05
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)1883/04-05 on 22 June 2005)

-Draft report of the Panel for submission to the Council

III.Information papers issued since last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)1826/04-05(01)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Submission from the Experience Group dated 15 June 2005 regarding the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (in English only)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1829/04-05(01)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Information paper on "Private Driving Instructor's Licences" provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(1)1842/04-05(01)and(02)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Administration's replies to letters from Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong regarding the toll increase of Eastern Harbour Crossing and related issues (issued vide LC Papers No. CB(1)1618/04-05(01) and (02))

LC Paper No. CB(1)1852/04-05(01)
(English version issued on 21 June 2005, Chinese version issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)1882/04-05 on 22 June 2005)

-Information paper on "Expansion of the Red Light Camera System" provided by the Administration

IV.Items for discussion at the next meeting scheduled for 22 July 2005
(10:50 am - 10:55 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1830/04-05(01)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(1)1830/04-05(02)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-List of follow-up actions

LC Paper No. CB(1)1844/04-05(01)
(issued on 21 June 2005)

-A letter dated 16 June 2005 from Hon WONG Kwok-hing requesting that the Panel undertake a comprehensive review of all transport infrastructure facilities in the territory delivered under the Build-Operate-Transfer approach (in Chinese only)

V.Tseung Kwan O - Lam Tin Tunnel
(10:55 am - 11:45 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1830/04-05(03)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Information paper provided by the Administration

* VI.Revision of Government's Transport-related Fees and Charges
(11:45 am - 12:15 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1830/04-05(04)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Information paper provided by the Administration

* VII.Proposed reduction of embarkation fee for cross-boundary ferry terminals
(12:15 pm - 12:45 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1830/04-05(05)
(issued on 20 June 2005)

-Information paper provided by the Administration

VIII.Any other business
(12:45 pm onwards)

*Non-Panel Members are invited to the meeting to join the discussion of the items.

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
23 June 2005