Panel on Information Technology and Broadcasting

Special meeting on
Wednesday, 25 January 2006, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda

*I.Review on public service broadcasting
(2:30 pm - 4:10 pm)

File Ref. CTB(CR)9/17/9(05)
(issued on 17 January 2006)

-Legislative Council Brief on Review of public service broadcasting

LC Paper No. CB(1)238/05-06(03)
(issued on 10 November 2005)

-nformation paper on "Issues on Broadcasting" provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(1)780/05-06(01)
(issued on 24 January 2006)

-Submission from Radio Television Hong Kong

LC Paper No. CB(1)765/05-06
(issued on 24 January 2006)

-Updated background brief on issues related to the broadcasting services of Radio Television Hong Kong prepared by the Secretariat

Meeting with the Administration and other organizations

  1. Committee on Review of Public Service Broadcasting

  2. Radio Television Hong Kong Programme Staff Union
II.Any other business
(4:10 pm - 4:30 pm)

The Chairman's proposed way forward for the Panel to follow up the subject, including the suggestion of an overseas duty visit in April 2006.

LC Paper No. CB(1)780/05-06(02)
(issued on 24 January 2006)

-Letter dated 16 January 2006 from Hon SIN Chung-kai regarding study on public broadcasting services (English version only)

LC Paper No. IN12/05-06
(English version tabled at the meeting and subsequently circulated on 26 January 2006 vide LC Paper No. CB(1)796/05-06, Chinese version to follow)

-Information note on "Public service broadcasting in Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom and the United States" prepared by Research and Library Services Division of the Secretariat

* All other Hon Members of Legislative Council are invited to take part in the discussion of item I.

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
26 January 2006