House Committee of the Legislative Council
20th meeting on Friday, 23 April 2010, at 2:30 pm


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 19th meeting held on 16 April 2010
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1350/09-10)

II.Matters arising

Report by the Chairman on her meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration
(Letter dated 16 April 2010 from the Clerk to the House Committee to the Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs ("SCMA") and the reply dated 21 April 2010 from SCMA (LC Paper Nos. CB(2) 1362/09-10(01) and (02))

III.Business arising from previous Council meetings

(a)Legal Service Division report on bills referred to the House Committee in accordance with Rule 54(4)

Deposit Protection Scheme (Amendment) Bill 2010
(LC Paper No. LS 57/09-10)

(b)Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 16 April 2010 and tabled in Council on 21 April 2010
(LC Paper No. LS 56/09-10)

IV.Further business for the Council meeting on 28 April 2010

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 605/09-10)

(b)Bills - resumption of debate on Second Reading, Committee Stage and Third Reading

Employment (Amendment) Bill 2009

V.Business for the Council meeting on 5 May 2010

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 606/09-10)

(b)Bills - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

Stamp Duty (Amendment) Bill 2010

(c)Government motion

No notice has been received yet.

(d)Members' motions

(i)Motion on "Medical check-ups for professional drivers"

The above motion will be moved by Hon Andrew CHENG Kar-foo. (Wording of the motion issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 616/09-10 dated 22 April 2010.)

(ii)Motion on "Improving air quality"

The above motion will be moved by Hon KAM Nai-wai. (Wording of the motion issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 617/09-10 dated 22 April 2010.)

VI.The Chief Executive's Question and Answer Session on 6 May 2010

VII.Position on Bills Committees and subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 1351/09-10)

VIII.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
22 April 2010