Third Legislative Council (2004 - 2008)

Subcommittee on Human Rights Protection Mechanisms

bulletTerms of Reference

  1. To monitor and examine the operation and effectiveness of existing institutional framework for promotion and protection of human rights in Hong Kong;

  2. To examine possible means for enhancement of the effectiveness of the institutional framework of human rights promotion and protection in Hong Kong, including the setting up of a statutory Hong Kong Human Rights Commission; and

  3. To monitor and examine the implementation of the Concluding Observations or Concluding Comments in respect of Hong Kong issued by United Nations human rights treaty bodies.