Panel on Food Safety and Environmental Hygiene

Meeting on Tuesday, 14 November 2006, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes
(2:30 pm - 2:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)264/06-07
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)265/06-07 on 6 November 2006)

-Minutes of meeting on 12 October 2006

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(2:35 pm - 2:40 pm)

No information paper has been issued so far.

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(2:40 pm - 2:45 pm)

Appendix I to LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07
(to follow)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

Appendix II to LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07

-List of follow-up actions

IV.Review of the preservatives in food regulations
(2:45 pm - 3:40 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07(01)

-Paper provided by the Administration

V.Regulation of shellfish and detection of malachite green in aquatic products
(3:40 pm - 4:05 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07(02)

-Paper provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07(03)

-Background brief entitled "Regulation of fishery products" prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat

VI.Control of stray cattle
(4:05 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)304/06-07(04)

-Paper provided by the Administration

LC Paper Nos. CB(2)304/06-07(05)& (06)
(Chinese version only) (attached)

-Letter dated 10 October 2006 from Animal Earth and the reply by the Administration dated 25 October 2006

VII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
8 November 2006