House Committee of the Legislative Council
18th meeting on Friday, 29 March 2019, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room 1 of the Legislative Council Complex



Confirmation of minutes of meeting

Minutes of 17th meeting held on 22 March 2019
(LC Paper No. CB(2)1090/18-19)


Matters arising

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


Business arising from previous Council meetings

(a)Legal Service Division report on bill referred to the House Committee in accordance with Rule 54(4)

Broadcasting and Telecommunications Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019
(LC Paper No. LS60/18-19)

(b)Legal Service Division report on subsidiary legislation gazetted on 22 March 2019 and tabled in Council on 27 March 2019
(LC Paper No. LS61/18-19)


Further business for the Council meeting of 3 April 2019

(a)Bill - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

Fugitive Offenders and Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Legislation (Amendment) Bill 2019

(b)Member's Bill - resumption of debate on Second Reading, consideration by committee of the whole Council and Third Reading

Professional Accountants (Amendment) Bill 2018


Advance information on business for the Council meeting on 17 and 18 April 2019

Bill - First Reading and moving of Second Reading

Occupational Retirement Schemes (Amendment) Bill 2019


Reports of Bills Committees and subcommittees

(a)Report of the Subcommittee on Public Health and Municipal Services (Fees) (Amendment) Regulation 2019
(LC Paper No. CB(2)1092/18-19)

(b)Report of the Subcommittee on Rating (Exemption) Order 2019

Verbal report by Hon Holden CHOW, Chairman of the Subcommittee.

(c)Report of the Subcommittee on Revenue (Reduction of Business Registration Fees and Branch Registration Fees) Order 2019

Verbal report by Hon Steven HO, Chairman of the Subcommittee.


Position on Bills Committees and subcommittees

(LC Paper No. CB(2)1091/18-19)


Proposal of the Panel on Commerce and Industry to nominate a Member to attend the S Rajaratnam School of International Studies and the World Trade Organization Parliamentarian Workshop on International Trade 2019

(LC Paper No. CB(1)779/18-19)


Any other business

Council Business Division 2
Legislative Council Secretariat
29 March 2019