Bills Committee on Revenue Bill 2007

2nd meeting on
Friday, 25 May 2007, at 8:30 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting and matters arising

LC Paper No. CB(1)1698/06-07
(issued on 22 May 2007)

-Minutes of meeting on 14 May 2007

II.Meeting with the Administration and deputations
(8:30 am - 10:20 am)

Meeting with the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(1)1697/06-07(01)
(issued on 22 May 2007)

-Paper provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(1)1697/06-07(02)
(issued on 22 May 2007)

-Relevant extract of the amended Dutiable Commodities Ordinance (Cap. 109)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1697/06-07(03)
(issued on 22 May 2007)

-Relevant extract of the amended Stamp Duty Ordinance (Cap. 117)

LC Paper No. CB(3)502/06-07
(issued on 20 April 2007)

-The Bill

Meeting with deputations

  1. Consumer Council
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1718/06-07(01) - issued on 23 May 2007)

  2. The Federation of Hong Kong Hotel Owners

  3. Lan Kwai Fong Holdings Limited

  4. The Democratic Party

  5. Wellcome Company Limited
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1718/06-07(02) - English version issued on 23 May 2007, Chinese version to follow)

  6. Hong Kong Wine & Spirits Industry Coalition
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1718/06-07(03) - issued on 23 May 2007)

  7. The Hong Kong Food, Drink and Grocery Association - The Hong Kong Beer Coalition
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1718/06-07(04) - issued on 23 May 2007)
Submission from organization not attending the meeting

  1. Hong Kong Hotels Association
    (LC Paper No. CB(1)1697/06-07(04) - issued on 22 May 2007 - English version only)
Background information

LC Paper No. CB(1)1583/06-07(01)
(issued on 11 May 2007)

-Extract of the relevant paragraphs of the Budget Speech by the Financial Secretary (paragraphs 68 to 70)

LC Paper No. LS67/06-07
(issued on 2 May 2007)

-The Legal Service Division Report on the Subsidiary Legislation

FIN CR 7/2201/06
(issued in April 2007)

-The Legislative Council Brief issued by the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau

III.Any other business
(10:20 am - 10:30 am)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
23 May 2007