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Questions(Year 2018 - 2019)

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Council meeting on 24.10.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
UQ1
(Oral)
Hon Gary FANUrgent measures to prevent and deal with large-scale disruptions of railway servicesReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Ir Dr Hon LO Wai-kwokNew railway projectsReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon CHAN Han-panApplication of immunotherapy in Hong KongReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Hon HO Kai-mingLabour interests and rights of employees who perform duties during and immediately after inclement weatherReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
Hon KWOK Wai-keungPreventing coastal and low-lying locations from being affected by storm surges and floodingReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATFollow-up work after the onslaught of super typhoon MangkhutReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingSelection of athletes representing Hong Kong to participate in international sports eventsReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LAUGovernment's preparation, response and relief efforts for villages in respect of super typhoon MangkhutReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon Tony TSEInvolvement of young people in the promotion of Hong Kong independenceReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGSupporting the development of the innovation and technology industryReply
Q. 10
(Written)
Prof Hon Joseph LEEUse of automated external defibrillatorsReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon Frankie YICKSwitching off vehicle engines and not using mobile phones in petrol filling stationsReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Hon CHEUNG Kwok-kwanIssues relating to super typhoon MangkhutReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGVetting and approval of employment visa applicationsReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanImplementation of the Producer Responsibility Scheme on Waste Electrical and Electronic EquipmentReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon Tanya CHANPromoting the wider use of electric vehiclesReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon Charles Peter MOKNurturing and import of information technology talentsReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Dr Hon KWOK Ka-kiPublic works projects on public hospitalsReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon Alice MAKRegulation of lion, dragon and unicorn dancesReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon CHU Hoi-dickAssisting owners' organizations in inviting tenders for consultancy, cleaning and security servicesReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon Mrs Regina IPHandling of sexual harassment cases in schoolsReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon AU Nok-hinReal estate investments under the Long-term Growth Portfolio of the Exchange FundReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Hon IP Kin-yuenPrimary One placesReply


Council meeting on 31.10.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon Tony TSEHandling confrontations on campuses of tertiary institutionsReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon Paul TSEEfficiency in policy implementationReply
Q.3
(Oral)
Hon MA Fung-kwokClassification of articles by the Obscene Articles TribunalReply
Q.4
(Oral)
Hon Starry LEEImpacts on Hong Kong people by an amendment to the tax law on the Mainland Reply
Q.5
(Oral)
Hon WONG Ting-kwongMeasures to mitigate the impacts of the Sino-US trade conflictsReply
Q.6
(Oral)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGCombating money laundering and human traffickingReply
Q.7
(Written)
Hon Abraham SHEKResidential units produced from projects undertaken by the private sectorReply
Q.8
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATSexual harassment in the employment fieldReply
Q.9
(Written)
Dr Hon CHIANG Lai-wanMethadone Treatment ProgrammeReply
Q.10
(Written)
Hon YUNG Hoi-yanWorkmanship of private residential developmentsReply
Q.11
(Written)
Hon James TOInvestments and assets of the Long Term Growth Portfolio of the Exchange FundReply
Q.12
(Written)
Hon Holden CHOWFeeding of birds by members of the publicReply
Q.13
(Written)
Hon YIU Si-wingBank accounts of travel agenciesReply
Q.14
(Written)
Hon HO Kai-mingHawker Assistance SchemeReply
Q.15
(Written)
Hon Vincent CHENGLearning of Chinese by non-Chinese speaking studentsReply
Q.16
(Written)
Hon LEUNG Yiu-chungVisual fire alarm systems for the deaf/hard-of-hearing personsReply
Q.17
(Written)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingTransfer of patients' personal data by the Hospital Authority to other organizations Reply
Q.18
(Written)
Hon Jeremy TAMRegulation of lion, dragon and unicorn dancesReply
Q.19
(Written)
Hon CHAN Chi-chuenQuality Migrant Admission SchemeReply
Q.20
(Written)
Hon WONG Kwok-kinRetirement protection for employeesReply
Q.21
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGStatutory and advisory bodiesReply
Q.22
(Written)
Hon CHEUNG Kwok-kwanRetention period for immigration recordsReply


Council meeting on 07.11.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Written)
Hon Paul TSEProblems in the economic development of Hong KongReply
Q. 2
(Written)
Hon Steven HOPlanning for and management of typhoon sheltersReply
Q. 3
(Written)
Hon MA Fung-kwokRegulation and promotion of street performancesReply
Q. 4
(Written)
Hon CHAN Chun-yingPromotion of green financeReply
Q. 5
(Written)
Dr Hon Helena WONGRegulation of cannabisReply
Q. 6
(Written)
Hon SHIU Ka-chunStandard on per-person internal floor area adopted for allocation of public housing unitsReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Dr Hon Fernando CHEUNGPlanning of the third Core Business District proposed to be builtReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon WU Chi-waiOpening up the data of the Government, public organizations and public utilitiesReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon Claudia MOFinancial implications of the reclamation projects under the Lantau Tomorrow VisionReply
Q. 10
(Written)
Hon Holden CHOWTraffic arrangements and infrastructures for North LantauReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon James TOFollow up actions in respect of the incident of collision of vessels near the waters of Lamma IslandReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Prof Hon Joseph LEEMeasures to cope with the surge in demand for public hospital servicesReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanLifeguards employed by the Leisure and Cultural Services DepartmentReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGImpact of damage to sewage treatment facilities and the resilience of the facilities against typhoonsReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon IP Kin-yuenEmployment of academic staff by post-secondary institutionsReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATLeave deduction arrangements for civil servants working under the six-day work week modeReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon Charles Peter MOKPromoting opening up of dataReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon Alice MAKSecurity issues relating to metal gates of public rental housing unitsReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Tony TSEPilot Scheme for Arbitration on Land PremiumReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon YUNG Hoi-yanCapability of seawalls and breakwaters to withstand winds and wavesReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGSupport for small and medium enterprisesReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Hon WU Chi-waiHome Ownership Scheme flats allocated for purchase by White Form applicantsReply


Council meeting on 14.11.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon Dennis KWOKReorganizing the duties of the Development Bureau and the Transport and Housing BureauReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon Charles Peter MOKEnhancing information security and the protection for privacy of personal dataReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Dr Hon KWOK Ka-kiMeasures to increase land supplyReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
Hon LUK Chung-hungMonitoring extra-curricular activities organized for studentsReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Hon Alice MAKLantau Tomorrow VisionReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Prof Hon Joseph LEEHospital accreditation programme Reply
Q. 7
(Written)
Hon WONG Ting-kwongMeasures to cope with an increasing number of inbound touristsReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon KWONG Chun-yuPrevention of atrial fibrillation and the strokes caused by itReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon SHIU Ka-faiImport and food surveillance of hairy crabs Reply
Q. 10
(Written)
Hon Tanya CHANFinancial matters concerning the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail LinkReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon WONG Kwok-kinOpening of bank accounts by enterprisesReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Hon Paul TSEProvision of breast cancer screening servicesReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LAUVillage Expansion Areas schemeReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon YIU Si-wingWater dispensers in government venuesReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingEmployment visas for personnel of the Taipei Economic and Cultural OfficeReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon SHIU Ka-chunImpacts of participation in annuity and insurance schemes on the eligibility for social welfare and subsidized housingReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon MA Fung-kwokOpening the facilities of the Hong Kong Design Institute for public useReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon HO Kai-mingRepair and maintenance of lifts provided in buildings of public rental housing estatesReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Vincent CHENGQuality of pool water at public swimming pool complexesReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon Holden CHOWHandling of fallen trees and broken branchesReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATLight pollutionReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanProtection of animal rights, interests and welfareReply


Council meeting on 21.11.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon Jeffrey LAMAdjustment of the demand-side management measures for the property marketReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon CHAN Chun-yingEast Rail LineReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Hon Vincent CHENGSupport for tenants in inadequate housingReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
Hon LEUNG Yiu-chungArrangements for Legislative Council Members to visit persons in custody to perform official dutiesReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNGEducation on and promotion of the country's Constitution and the Basic LawReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Hon Andrew WANDiversion of tourists entering the territory through the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao BridgeReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Hon LUK Chung-hungAdopting an updated assessment tool to assess the care needs of the elderlyReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon James TOThe nomination of the Hong Kong members of the Committee for the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative RegionReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon Starry LEEPassenger embarkation fee levied on owners of cross-boundary ferries Reply
Q. 10
(Written)
Dr Hon CHIANG Lai-wanPainting the shells of live turtles with oil paintsReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon Jeremy TAMCombating bogus marriagesReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Prof Hon Joseph LEEHospital accreditation programmeReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Hon Charles Peter MOKPlugging loopholes in electronic payment servicesReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGOpening and maintenance of bank accounts by enterprisesReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon WU Chi-waiCompilation of statistics on mortgage loansReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon CHEUNG Kwok-kwanSupport for non-Chinese speaking students in learning Chinese HistoryReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon Paul TSEThe work and performance of the Joint OfficeReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LAUImpacts of microplastics on the ecosystem and human healthReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Tony TSEApproach for relaxing the demand-side management measures for the property marketReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGFood safety issues concerning online food ordering platformsReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon Holden CHOWImplementation of the Trade Descriptions OrdinanceReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATStatistics on and screening services for breast cancerReply


Council meeting on 28.11.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon Helena WONGFormation of branches in Hong Kong by the Communist Party of ChinaReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon CHAN Chi-chuenThe People's Liberation Army Hong Kong Garrison performing volunteer serviceReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Hon Holden CHOWPlanning for Tung Chung EastReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
HonDr Hon CHIANG Lai-wanDiagnoses and treatments for eczema patientsReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Hon AU Nok-hinProvision of legal services and legal aid to unlawful societies and their membersReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Hon SHIU Ka-faiRestrictions on carrying and posting dried seafood into the MainlandReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Dr Hon Priscilla LEUNGRe-commissioning of the Central-Hung Hom ferry routeReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon Andrew WANIncome limits for applying for Working Family Allowance and public rental housingReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon Jeffrey LAMMeasures to assist Hong Kong enterprises in weathering the Sino-US trade conflictsReply
Q. 10
(Written)
Hon Frankie YICKProvision of parking spaces in Kowloon EastReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon LUK Chung-hungEnactment of laws to encourage people to help others altruistically Reply
Q. 12
(Written)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingDiagnoses and treatments provided by clinical psychologistsReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Prof Hon Joseph LEERegulation of the sale of contact lensesReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanPublic dental servicesReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon CHEUNG Kwok-kwanRedevelopment of aged public housing estatesReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon Charles Peter MOKRegulation of e-sports venuesReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGTackling trafficking in persons and enhancing protection of foreign domestic helpersReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon WU Chi-waiPublic healthcare services and manpowerReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Paul TSEManagement of public works projectsReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon Tony TSEPlanning for the ancillary facilities for major infrastructure projectsReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGDevelopment of industries on Lantau IslandReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATPromotion of education on subjects related to Science, Technology, Engineering and MathematicsReply


Council meeting on 05.12.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon WU Chi-waiImpacts on Hong Kong of a report recently published by the United States-China Economic and Security Review CommissionReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Dr Hon CHENG Chung-taiResponse to a report of the United States CongressReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Hon LAU Kwok-fanRe-launching the Buy-or-Rent Option and the Tenants Purchase SchemeReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
Hon Mrs Regina IPThe Liberal Studies subject under the senior secondary curriculumReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Hon Claudia MOBoundary control and monitoring of lands in the frontier closed areasReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATMeasures to attract and nurture talentsReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Hon CHAN Chi-chuenCombating Mainland fishermen's illegal fishing activities in Hong KongReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon Andrew WANRecruitment of and compensation for major officers of the Hong Kong Football AssociationReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon LEUNG Yiu-chungIssuance of Hong Kong identity cardsReply
Q. 10
(Written)
Hon Steven HOExternal transport services for Tuen Mun and Tsuen WanReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Dr Hon Fernando CHEUNGMinimum area of floor space for each resident in nursing homes for elderly personsReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Hon SHIU Ka-faiProposed legislation to regulate person-to-person telemarketing callsReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Dr Hon CHIANG Lai-wanMedical incidents in public hospitalsReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon Jeremy TAMDisposal of yard wasteReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Hon Vincent CHENGReducing homework and promoting happy learningReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon James TOTime taken for certain judicial processesReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingAccredited Registers Scheme for Healthcare ProfessionsReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon Holden CHOWRegulation of water play equipmentReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Charles Peter MOKApplication of intelligent traffic safety technologies to enhance road safetyReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanMunicipal solid wasteReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGUnited States control policy for exporting dual-use technology to Hong KongReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Prof Hon Joseph LEESafety of food products from Quangang district of Quanzhou cityReply


Council meeting on 12.12.2018

Question No.
(Type)
Raised bySubjectReply
Q. 1
(Oral)
Hon HUI Chi-fungThe role of Radio Television Hong Kong as a public service broadcasterReply
Q. 2
(Oral)
Hon Michael TIENProvision of facilities at Hong Kong Port of Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge for visitors to Hong KongReply
Q. 3
(Oral)
Hon CHAN Hak-kanRegulation of cannabisReply
Q. 4
(Oral)
Hon Kenneth LEUNGPromoting the popularization of electric private carsReply
Q. 5
(Oral)
Hon Paul TSELeakage of personal data by commercial organizationsReply
Q. 6
(Oral)
Hon Charles Peter MOKSupport for the nurturing of local technology talents and the upgrading and transformation of industriesReply
Q. 7
(Written)
Dr Hon CHENG Chung-taiStealing the personal data of others for the purpose of taking out loansReply
Q. 8
(Written)
Hon Christopher CHEUNGThe Capital Investment Entrant SchemeReply
Q. 9
(Written)
Hon Martin LIAOCarbon emissionsReply
Q. 10
(Written)
Hon KWOK Wai-keungProvision of sites needed for meeting the public housing production targetsReply
Q. 11
(Written)
Hon AU Nok-hinStatistics on public works projectsReply
Q. 12
(Written)
Hon LEUNG Yiu-chungIssuance of One-way Permits to mainland children of Hong Kong residentsReply
Q. 13
(Written)
Hon Andrew WANEnsuring polling staff to properly discharge dutiesReply
Q. 14
(Written)
Hon Steven HONuisance caused by wild pigsReply
Q. 15
(Written)
Dr Hon CHIANG Lai-wanCombating job-hopping acts of foreign domestic helpersReply
Q. 16
(Written)
Hon Jeremy TAMPromoting the wider use of electric busesReply
Q. 17
(Written)
Hon WU Chi-waiProvision of ancillary facilities for bus captains and regulatorsReply
Q. 18
(Written)
Hon LAM Cheuk-tingPersonal hand baggage that may be carried free of charge by taxi passengers inside the passenger compartment of a taxiReply
Q. 19
(Written)
Hon Tony TSEMarket positioning for various subsidized housing schemesReply
Q. 20
(Written)
Hon James TOMonitoring the administration of an estate for charitable purposesReply
Q. 21
(Written)
Hon Jimmy NGFood Truck Pilot SchemeReply
Q. 22
(Written)
Dr Hon Elizabeth QUATRegulation of sale of rhinoceros horns and productsReply