Bills Committee on Patents (Amendment) Bill 2007

Fifth meeting
on Wednesday, 19 September 2007, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)2368/06-07
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(1)2369/06-07 on 17 September 2007)

-Minutes of meeting held on 19 July 2007

II.Paper issued since last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)2191/06-07(01)
(issued on 24 July 2007)

-Administration's consolidated response to submissions from Médecins Sans Frontieres Hong Kong, the Democratic Party, the Hong Kong Bar Association and the Hong Kong Association of the Pharmaceutical Industry

III.Meeting with the Administration
(2:30 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)2367/06-07(01)

-Administration's response to issues raised at the Bills Committee meeting on 19 July 2007

LC Paper No. CB(1)2361/06-07(01)
(issued on 14 September 2007)

-Proposed Committee Stage amendments - Express Reference to General Council Decision

LC Paper No. CB(1)2361/06-07(02)
(issued on 14 September 2007)

-Draft Committee Stage amendments proposed by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(3)451/06-07
(issued on 30 March 2007)

-The Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)1634/06-07(01)
(issued on 16 May 2007)

-Marked-up copy of the Bill prepared by the Legal Service Division

(A list of other relevant papers previously issued is available on the Legislative Council website at

IV.Any other business
(4:30 pm)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
17 September 2007