Bills Committee on
Telecommunication (Amendment) Bill 1999

Meeting on Wednesday, 26 January 2000, at 8:30 am
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Meeting with the Administration

  2. (8:30 am - 10:15 am)

    The Administration's response to constitutional and legal issues raised by Cable & Wireless HKT

    LC Paper No. CB(1)461/99-00 dated 26 November 1999
    -Further representations of Cable & Wireless HKT Limited - Legal and constitutional issues arising under the Telecommunication (Amendment) Bill 1999

    LC Paper No. CB(1)847/99-00(01) dated 20 January 2000
    -Summary of members' concerns raised at the meeting with Cable and Wireless HKT Limited on 1 December 1999

    LC Paper No. CB(1)883/99-00(01) dated 25 January 2000 (English version)
    -The Administration's response to the Cable & Wireless HKT (CWHKT)'s submissions on the legal and constitutional issues arising from the Telecommunication (Amendment) Bill 1999

    LC Paper No. CB(1)873/99-00(01) dated 24 January 2000 (English version) and 25 January 2000 (Chinese version)
    -Policy paper on the procedural safeguards

    LC Paper No. CB(1)767/99-00 dated 12 January 2000
    -Legal analysis on proposed right of access, fee determination and facility sharing provisions of the Telecommunication (Amendment) Bill 1999 (paper prepared by legal adviser to Bills Committee)

    LC Paper No. CB(1)372/99-00(02) dated 15 November 1999
    -Summary of deputations' views and relevant comments on major clauses of the Telecommunication (Amendment) Bill 1999

    LC Paper No. CB(1)830/99-00(01) dated 20 January 2000
    -Powers of Telecommunications Authority (TA) relating to obtaining/disclosure of information and inspection of accounts/documents, etc.

  3. Any other business

  4. (10:15 am - 10:30 am)

Legislative Council Secretariat
25 January 2000