House Committee of the Legislative Council
11th meeting on Friday, 13 January 2012, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room 1 of the Legislative Council Complex


I.Confirmation of the minutes of the 10th meeting held on 6 January 2012
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 782/11-12)

II.Matters arising

Report by the Chairman on her meeting with the Chief Secretary for Administration

III.Business arising from previous Council meetings

Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 6 January 2012 and tabled in Council on 11 January 2012
(LC Paper No. LS 22/11-12)

IV.Further business for the Council meeting of 18 January 2012

(a)Tabling of papers

Report No. 9/11-12 of the House Committee on Consideration of Subsidiary Legislation and Other Instruments
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 784/11-12 issued vide LC Paper No. CB(3) 317/11-12 dated 11 January 2012)

(LC Paper No. CB(3) 314/11-12)

V.Business for the Council meeting of 1 February 2012


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

The Administration has advised the Clerk to the Legislative Council that the Financial Secretary intends to present to the Council at the meeting:

(i)the Appropriation Bill 2012; and

(ii)the Estimates of Expenditure for the year ending 31 March 2013

VI.Report of Bills Committees and subcommittees

(a)Report of the Bills Committee on Adaptation of Laws (Military References) Bill 2010
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 787/11-12)

(b)Report of the Subcommittee on Frontier Closed Area (Amendment) Order 2011
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 786/11-12)

(c)Report of the Subcommittee on Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes (Contributions for Casual Employees) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2011
(LC Paper No. CB(1) 818/11-12)

VII.Position on Bills Committees and subcommittees
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 783/11-12)

VIII.Report of the delegation of the Panel on Manpower on its duty visit to study the experience in the implementation of standard working hours in the Republic of Korea and priority allocation of a debate slot to the Chairman of the Panel on Manpower
(LC Paper No. CB(2) 791/11-12)

IX.Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
11 January 2012