Subcommittee on Proposed Resolution under
Section 7(b) of the Legal Aid Ordinance (Cap. 91)

Second meeting on Thursday, 12 April 2012, at 8:30 am
in Conference Room 2B of the Legislative Council Complex


I.Meeting with the Administration
(8:30 am – 10:25 am)

Issues raised at the last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(2)1642/11-12(01)
(English version issued on 10 April 2012, Chinese version issued on 11 April 2012)

-Response from the Administration to issues raised by members at the meeting on 30 March 2012

LC Paper No. CB(2)1651/11-12(01)
(English version issued on 10 April 2012, Chinese version issued on 11 April 2012)
[Restricted to the members of the Subcommittee only]

-Paper provided by the Administration

Relevant papers

File Ref : HAB/CR 19/1/2
(issued in March 2012)

-Legislative Council ("LegCo") Brief

LC Paper No. LS44/11-12
(issued vide LC Paper No. CB(2) 1472/11-12 on 22 March 2012)

-Legal Service Division Report on the proposed resolution under section 7(b) of the Legal Aid Ordinance (Cap. 91)

LC Paper No. CB(2)1559/11-12(02)
(issued on 29 March 2012)

-Marked-up copy of the relevant provisions of Schedules 2 and 3 to the Legal Aid Ordinance to be amended by the proposed resolution prepared by the Legal Service Division

LC Paper Nos. CB(2)1559/11-12(03), (04) and (05)
(issued on 29 March 2012)

-Letter from Assistant Legal Adviser ("ALA") to the Administration dated 20 March 2012, the Administration's reply dated 23 March 2012 and a revised draft of the proposed resolution provided by the Administration in the light of ALA's comments

LC Paper No. CB(2)1559/11-12(06)
(issued on 29 March 2012)

-Paper provided by the Administration

LC Paper No. CB(2)1559/11-12(07)
(issued on 29 March 2012)

-Background brief prepared by the LegCo Secretariat

II.Any other business
(10:25 am – 10:30 am)

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
12 April 2012