LegCo Paper No. CB(2) 234/95-96
Ref: CB2/PL/HS/1

LegCo Panel on Welfare Services

Minutes of Meeting
held on Thursday, 3 October 1996 at 4:00 p.m.
in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building

Members Present :

    Hon Fred LI Wah-ming (Chairman)
    Hon CHEUNG Man-kwong
    Hon Zachary WONG Wai-yin
    Hon James TIEN Pei-chun, OBE, JP
    Hon CHAN Yuen-han
    Dr Hon LAW Chi-kwong

Members Absent :

    Hon David CHU Yu-lin (Deputy Chairman) *
    Hon Eric LI Ka-cheung, OBE, JP *
    Dr Hon YEUNG Sum *
    Hon LEE Cheuk-yan *
    Hon LEE Kai-ming *
    Hon MOK Ying-fan *
    Hon Frederick FUNG Kin-kee #
    Dr Hon John TSE Wing-ling #

Clerk in Attendance :

Ms Doris CHAN
Chief Assistant Secretary (2)4

Staff in Attendance :

Mrs Justina LAM
Assistant Secretary General (2)
Mr Alfred CHAU
Senior Assistant Secretary (2)4

I. Election of Chairman and Deputy Chairman

Mr Fred LI Wah-ming and Mr David CHU Yu-lin were elected Chairman and Deputy Chairman respectively.

II. Terms of Reference

2. Members agreed that no change was required.

III. Schedule of meetings for the 1996-97 session

3. Members agreed that regular meetings of the Panel would be held on the second Friday of each month at 10:45 a.m.

4. Members also agreed to meet on 28 October 1996 at 8:30 a.m. to discuss the research paper on Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Study with the Administration and staff of the Research and Library Services Division.


(Post meeting note: As agreed at the Panel meeting on 7 October 1996, the meeting scheduled for 28 October 1996 was re-scheduled to 30 October at 8:30 a.m.)

IV. Items for discussion at the meeting to be held on 8 November 1996

5. Members agreed to discuss the following items at the meeting on 8 November 1996:

  1. Neighbourhood Level Community Development Project Services;
  2. Support network for vulnerable elderly people; and
  3. Consultancy Review of the Social Welfare Subvention System - outcome of the consultation exercise.

V. Any other business

6. The Chairman reminded members of the Panel meeting on 7 October 1996 to receive a briefing by the Secretary for Health and Welfare on the Governor’s Policy Address 1996.

7. The meeting ended at 4:15 p.m.

LegCo Secretariat
25 October 1996

* -- Other Commitments
# -- Away from Hong Kong

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