Bills Committee on
District Court (Amendment) Bill 1999

Tenth meeting to be held on Wednesday, 5 April 2000
at 8:30 am in Conference Room B of the Legislative Council Building


  1. Matters arising

  2. LC Paper No. CB(2)1546/99-00(01) - List of issues raised by the Bills Committee (attached)

    LC Paper No. CB(2)1546/99-00(02) - List of papers previously issued (attached)

    LC Paper No. CB(2)1546/99-00(03) - paper provided by the Administration on "Appeals from District Court : Time for Appeals" (attached) (Chinese version to follow)

  3. Clause by clause examination of the Bill

    1. the Bill;

    2. marked-up copy of the Bill (LC Paper No. CB(2)420/99-00(02));

    3. comparison between the provisions of the Bill and the Ordinance (LC Paper No. CB(2)672/99-00(03));

    4. Report of the Kempster Working Party on Amendment to the District Court Ordinance and Civil Procedure (General) and (Forms) Rules (Cap. 336) (LC Paper No. CB(2)1196/99-00); and

    5. Parts I and II of LC Paper No. CB(2)1242/99-00(04) - A comparison table provided by the Administration on provisions in the Bill, the Bill prepared by the Kempster Working Party and the District Court Ordinance

  4. Draft Rules of the District Court

  5. LC Paper No. CB(2)1542/99-00(01) - a covering note for the draft Rules of the District Court (issued)

    LC Paper No. CB(2)1542/99-00(02) - a concordance table comparing the Rules of the High Court and the draft Rules of the District Court (issued)

  6. Date of next meeting

Legislative Council Secretariat
3 April 2000