Bills Committee on
Public Health and Municipal Services (Amendment) Bill 2008

Meeting on Thursday, 5 February 2009, from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building

Revised Agenda
(as at 5 February 2009)

I.Meeting with deputations and the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)754/08-09(01)

-Revised Draft Code of Practice on section 78B orders under Part VA of Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance (Cap. 132) provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)781/08-09(01)

-Letter dated 23 January 2009 to The Hong Kong Federation of Insurers prepared by Legislative Council Secretariat

LC Paper No. CB(2)781/08-09(02)
(English version only)

-The Hong Kong Federation of Insurers's reply dated 2 February 2009

List of deputations attending
  1. Hong Kong Food Council Ltd.

  2. Pizza Hut

  3. Federation of Hong Kong Industries
    LC Paper No. CB(2)781/08-09(03) (Chinese version only)

  4. Hong Kong Suppliers Association Ltd.

  5. Hong Kong Federation of Restaurants and Related Trades

  6. Hong Kong Medical Association

  7. Consumer Council
    LC Paper No. CB(2)781/08-09(04) (English version only)

  8. The Hong Kong Chinese Importers' & Exporters' Association

  9. Hong Kong Retail Management Association
    LC Paper No. CB(2)781/08-09(05) (English version only)

  10. Chinese Cuisine Management Association

  11. The Association for Hong Kong Catering Services Management
    LC Paper No. CB(2)799/08-09(01) (Chinese version only)
Other submissions received
  1. Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
    LC Paper No. CB(2)754/08-09(02) (English version only)

  2. Hong Kong Doctors Union
    LC Paper No. CB(2)754/08-09(03) (English version only)

  3. Hong Kong Bar Association
    LC Paper No. CB(2)754/08-09(04) (English version only)

  4. Hong Kong Catering Industry Association
    LC Paper No. CB(2)799/08-09(02) (Chinese version only)
II.Meeting with the Administration

Clause-by-clause examination of the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(3)85/08-09
(issued on 24 October 2008)

-The Bill

LC Paper No. CB(2)297/08-09(02)
(issued on 17 November 2008)

-Marked-up copy of the Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance prepared by the Legal Service Division

LC Paper No. CB(2)723/08-09(01)
(issued on 22 January 2009)

-The Administration's response to issues raised by the Bills Committee at the meeting on 10 January 2009

(A list of relevant papers previously issued is available on the LegCo website at

III.Date of next meeting

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
5 February 2009