Current Consultation Exercises

 

Proposed Amendments to the Food Adulteration (Metallic Contamination) Regulations New

Closing Date of Consultation : 6 June 2017 to 5 September 2017
Brief Description :

With a view to better protecting public health, facilitating effective regulation and promoting harmonisation between local and international standards, we propose to enhance and update the Food Adulteration (Metallic Contamination) Regulations (Cap. 132V).

Click here for details: Proposed Amendments to the Food Adulteration (Metallic Contamination) Regulations

 Ref No.: 10149C

 

 

Draft Framework of the Voluntary Water Efficiency Labelling Scheme on Water Closets New

Closing Date of Consultation : June 2017 to July 2017
Brief Description :

For sustainable use of precious natural resources, Water Supplies Department is implementing a voluntary Water Efficiency Labelling Scheme to promote use of water saving devices to reduce water and energy consumption. Water closets are the sixth product planned for implementation under the scheme.

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Ref No.: 10148C

 

 

Consultation on Strengthening the Regulation of Person-to-Person Telemarketing Calls New

Closing Date of Consultation : 11 May 2017 to 31 July 2017
Brief Description :

We understand that there are concerns in the community on the nuisance caused by Person-to-Person Telemarketing Calls (P2P calls). There are, on the other hand, diverse views on how the regulation of P2P calls may be strengthened, involving various considerations such as the protection of personal data, undertaking of normal marketing activities, and impact on the employment of existing practitioners, etc. We wish to collate opinions of different sectors of the community comprehensively with a view to formulating a regulatory approach that suits Hong Kong.

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Ref No.: 10147C

 

 

Review of Copyright Exceptions for Persons with a Print Disability New

Closing Date of Consultation : 9 May 2017 to 9 August 2017
Brief Description :

To consult and gauge views on the relevant provisions in the Copyright Ordinance (Cap. 528) which might need to be amended to align with the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired, or Otherwise Print Disabled (Marrakesh Treaty)

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Ref No.: 10146C

 

 

  

 

 

 

Last revision date: June 2017