Bills Committee on Companies Bill

Forty-first meeting on
Saturday, 26 May 2012, at 9:00 am
in Conference Room 2A of the Legislative Council Complex


I.Meeting with the Administration
(9:00 am - 12:10 pm)

A.Draft Committee Stage amendments to Part 9 of the Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)1979/11-12(01)
(issued on 24.5.2012)

-Draft Committee Stage amendments in relation to Part 9 (Accounts and Audit) of the Bill proposed by the Administration

B.Administration's response to deputations' views on clause 399 (offences relating to contents of auditor's report)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1979/11-12(02)
(Revised version attached)

-Administration's response to deputations' views on clause 399

LC Paper No. CB(1)1991/11-12(01)
(English version only)(attached)

-Submission dated 24 May 2012 from the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants

C.Draft miscellaneous Committee Stage amendments

LC Paper No. CB(1)1979/11-12(03)

-Draft miscellaneous Committee Stage amendments to the Companies Bill proposed by the Administration

Other relevant papers

LC Paper No. CB(3)412/10-11
(issued on 14.1.2011)

-The Bill

LC Paper No. CB(1)339/11-12(01)
(issued on 15.11.2011)

-Summary of views of deputations made at the meeting on 9 April 2011 and the Administration's response

File Ref: CBT/17/2C
(issued by the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau on 12.1.2011)

-Legislative Council Brief

LC Paper No. LS26/10-11
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2)978/10-11 on 9.2.2011)

-Legal Service Division Report

LC Paper No. CB(1)1406/10-11(01)
(issued on 24.2.2011)

-Paper on Companies Bill prepared by the Legislative Council Secretariat (Background brief)

(A list of other relevant papers previously issued is available on the Legislative Council website at:

II.Any other business
(12:10 pm - 12:15 pm)

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
25 May 2012