Appendix VI
Terms of Reference, Composition and Membership of LAB Working Group on the Supplementary Labour Scheme

Terms of Reference
The working group is established to:
  • advise on vetting guidelines for processing applications for importation of labour under the Supplementary Labour Scheme; and

  • discuss application cases for which Members' views cannot reach a consensus level as agreed by the Labour Advisory Board, and draw up recommendations for endorsement by the Board.
Composition
Members of the working group are appointed by the Permanent Secretary for Economic Development and Labour (Labour). The composition of the working group for the term 2005-2006 is as follows:

Chairman :   Assistant Commissioner for Labour (Policy Support and Strategic Planning)
Members : Two employer representatives from the Labour Advisory Board
Two employee representatives from the Labour Advisory Board
A Senior Labour Officer of the Labour Department
Secretary : A Labour Officer of the Labour Department

Membership
The membership of the working group for the term 2005-2006 is as follows:

Chairman : Mrs DO PANG Wai-yee    Assistant Commissioner for Labour
(Policy Support and Strategic Planning)
Members : Mr Stanley LAU Chin-ho, MH, JP Employer representative from the Labour Advisory Board
Mr Paul YIN Tek-shing, BBS ditto
Mr IP Wai-ming Employee representative from the Labour Advisory Board
Mr POON Siu-ping, MH ditto
Miss Florence IP Chai-mi Senior Labour Officer (Job Matching Centre)
Secretary : Ms Cecilia CHAN Pui-ching Labour Officer (Job Matching)4