House Committee
1996/97 Session

Meeting Agenda

Date :31 January 1997
Time:After FC Meeting

Item No. Subject
I. Confirmation of minutes of meeting held on 17 January 1997
(LegCo Paper No. CB(2) 1000/96-97)
II.Matters arising
  1. Report on Chairman's meeting with the Chief Secretary
  2. Legal Practitioners (Amendment) Bill 1996
III.Legal Service Division report on the subsidiary legislation tabled in the Legislative Council on 29 January 1997 (gazetted on 17 and 24 January 1997)
(LegCo Papers Nos. LS 99 & 103/96-97)
IV.Position report on Bills Committees and Subcommittees
(LegCo Paper No. CB(2) 1082/96-97)
V.Further report by the Legal Service Division on outstanding bill
Enduring Powers of Attorney Bill
Powers of Attorney (Amendment) Bill 1996
(LegCo Paper No. LS 102/96-97)
VI.Legal Service Division report on bills referred to the House Committee under Standing Order 42(3A)
Bills introduced into LegCo on 22 January 1997
  1. Administration of Justice (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 87/96-97)
  2. Auxiliary Forces Pensions (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 98/96-97)
  3. Housing (Amendment) Bill 1997 - Member's Bill introduced by Mr Bruce LIU
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 104/96-97)
    Bills introduced into LegCo on 29 January 1997
  4. Dangerous Drugs (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 100/96-97)
  5. Mental Health (Amendment) Bill 1997
    (LegCo Paper No. LS 83/96-97)
VII.Business for the LegCo sitting on 19 February 1997
  1. Questions
    (LegCo Paper No. CB(3) 541/96-97)
  2. Statement
    No statement has yet been notified.
  3. Government Motion
    No motion has yet been notified.
  4. Bills - 1st and 2nd Readings
    1. Nurses Registration (Amendment) Bill 1997
    2. Midwives Registration (Amendment) Bill 1997
    3. Immigration (Amendment) Bill 1997
    4. The Medical Registration (Transitional Provisions) Bill 1997
      (Member's Bill to be introduced by Mrs Selina CHOW)
    5. Employment (Amendment) Bill 1997
      (Member's Bill to be introduced by Mr LEE Cheuk-yan)
  5. Motion debate on "Preparatory Committee's proposal to reinstate civil rights-related laws"

The above motion will be moved by Dr YEUNG Sum. Wording of the motion will follow.
VIII.Reports of Panels/Bills Committees/Subcommittees
Report of the Panel on Home Affairs - Non-Chinese ethnic minorities
Verbal report by Mr Albert HO.
IX.Any Other Business
Meeting with the Rt Hon Malcolm Rifkind, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
The meeting will be held at 5:30 pm on 17 February 1997 in the Legislative Council Chamber.

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Last Updated on 17 August 1999