LegCo Paper No. CB(1) 1109/96-97

Ref : CB1/BC/3/96/2

Bills Committee on Education (Amendment) Bill 1996

Minutes of Meeting held on Wednesday, 12 March 1997 at 2:15 p.m. in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building

Members present :

    Dr Hon Anthony CHEUNG Bing-leung (Convenor)
    Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong
    Hon Ambrose LAU Hon-chuen, JP
    Dr Hon LAW Cheung-kwong
    Hon LEUNG Yiu-chung
Members absent :
    Hon Christine LOH Kung-wai
    Hon IP Kwok-him
Clerk in attendance :
    Miss Polly YEUNG
    Chief Assistant Secretary (1)3

Staff in attendance :

    Miss Anita HO
    Assistant Legal Adviser 5
    Ms Connie SZETO
    Senior Assistant Secretary (1)5

Members noted that Mrs Selina CHOW, Messrs Henry TANG and Howard YOUNG would not join the Bills Committee.

I Election of Chairman

2. Dr Anthony CHEUNG was elected Chairman of the Bills Committee.

II Any other business

3. As Miss Christine LOH, Member-in-charge of the Bill, would be away from Hong Kong until early April 1997, members agreed to hold the next two meetings on Monday, 7 April 1997 at 2:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, 16 April 1997 at 10:30 a.m.

(Post-Meeting note: As advised by Miss Christine LOH that she would only be back to Hong Kong in the evening of 7 April 1997 and with the concurrence of the Chairman, the meeting for 7 April 1997 was re-scheduled to be held on 8 April 1997 at 2:30 p.m.)

4. The meeting ended at 2:25 p.m.

Legislative Council Secretariat
21 March 1997

Last Updated on 18 Apr, 1997