|I.||Confirmation of Notes of Previous Meeting and Matters Arising|
(4:30 p.m. - 4:35 p.m.)
- Notes of Meeting on 29.1.1996 held jointly with the LegCo Panel on Security (LegCo Paper No. PL 1122/95-96 dated 26.3.96) and
- Appointment of Recorders of the High Court (LegCo Paper No. PL 1114/95-96 dated 26.3.1996)
|II.||Items for Discussion at the Next Regular Meetings|
(4:35 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.)
- List of Outstanding Items for Discussion (Appendix I)
|III.||Legal Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 1996 - Meeting with representatives of the Hong Kong Society of Notaries|
(4:40 p.m. - 5:20 p.m.)
- The Blue Bill, issued vide LegCo Paper No. CB 405/95-96
- The Legislative Council Brief dated 30 January 1996, issued by the Chief Secretary's Office, of reference CSO/ADM/CR/ 4/3221/86(95)V, and
- LegCo Paper No. PL 1102/95-96 issued on 25.3.1996 attaching the Hong Kong Society of Notaries�letter dated 22.3.1996.
|IV.||Consultation Paper on Extrinsic Materials as an Aid to Statutory Interpretation|
(5:20 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.)
- The Consultation Paper, issued by the Law Reform Commission of Hong Kong in February 1996 and
- Paper highlighting the salient points of the Consultation Paper, as prepared by the Legal Adviser (LegCo Paper to follow).
|V.|| Staffing Proposal of the Legal Department|
(6:00 p.m. - 6:25 p.m.)
- LegCo Paper No. PL 1118/95-96 issued on 26.3.1996, attaching the Legal Department's staffing proposal.
|VI.||Any Other Business|
(6:25 p.m. onwards)