Panel on Welfare Services

Meeting on Monday, 8 March 2010, at 10:45 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building

Revised agenda
(as at 5 March 2010)

I.Confirmation of minutes
(10:45 am - 10:47 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1009/09-10
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)1008/09-10 on 5 March 2010)

-Minutes of meeting on 8 February 2010

II.Information paper(s) issued since the last meeting
(10:47 am - 10:50 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)916/09-10(01)
(issued on 8 February 2010)
(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Parents' Committee of Hong Kong Down Syndrome Association concerning the provision of additional subsidised residential care places for the elderly and persons with disabilities as announced in the Chief Executive's 2009-2010 Policy Address

LC Paper No. CB(2)949/09-10(01)
(issued on 11 February 2010)
(Chinese version only)

-Submission from the Alliance for Universal Pension regarding the retirement protection for the elderly

LC Paper No. CB(2)957/09-10(01)
(issued on 17 February 2010)
(Chinese version only)

-Reply from the Director of Social Welfare to the Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor and copied to the Panel

LC Paper No. CB(2)1004/09-10(01)
(issued on 1 March 2010)
(Chinese version only)

-Referral from Duty Roster Members regarding the provision of long-term care services for the elderly

III.Items for discussion at the next meeting
(10:50 am - 10:55 am)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1010/09-10(01)
(issued on 2 March 2010)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(2)1010/09-10(02)
(issued on 2 March 2010)

-List of follow-up actions

* IV.Pilot Scheme on Home Care Services for Frail Elders and Pilot Scheme on Home Care Services for Persons with Severe Disabilities
(10:55 am - 12:40 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1010/09-10(03)
(issued on 2 March 2010)

-Paper provided by the Administration

V.Any other business
(12:40 pm - 12:45 pm)

* All other Legislative Council Members are invited to join the discussion of this item.

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
5 March 2010