Administrative Law in Hong Kong - Second Edition (Student)

Authors: Swati Jhaveri, Michael Ramsden, Anne Scully-Hill

Administrative Law in Hong Kong - Second Edition provides the most comprehensive and up to date commentary on this increasingly important area of law in Hong Kong. This revised edition builds on the first edition with a revamp to its structure, making the text even more practical for students and those interested in administrative law.

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Publication Date: January 2014

Publisher: LexisNexis

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HK$ 690.00
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Hong Kong Administrative Law provides the most comprehensive and up to date commentary on this increasingly important area of law in Hong Kong. This revised edition builds on the first edition with a revamp to its structure, making the text even more practical. It also includes discussion on the latest controversial and high profile cases, such as Fok Chun Wa v Hospital Authority, the case concerning the obstetric services in public hospitals for non-resident women from the Mainland; Vallejos and Domingo v Commissioner of Registration , the case concerning the foreign domestic helpers' right of abode; and W v Registrar of Marriages the case on same sex marriage of transsexuals.

1 GENERAL PRINCIPLES

2 RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CENTRAL AUTHORITIES AND THE HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION

3 FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS AND DUTIES OF THE RESIDENTS

4 POLITICAL STRUCTURE

Section 1 - The Chief Executive

Section 2 - The Executive Authorities

Section 3 - The Legislature

Section 4 - The Judiciary

Section 5 - District Organizations

Section 6 - Public Servants

5 ECONOMY

Section 1 Public Finance, Monetary Affairs, Trade, Industry and Commerce

Section 2 Land Leases

Section 3 Shipping

Section 4 Civil Aviation

6 EDUCATION, SCIENCE, CULTURE, SPORTS, RELIGION, LABOUR AND SOCIAL SERVICES

7 EXTERNAL AFFAIRS

8 INTERPRETATION AND AMENDMENT OF THE BASIC LAW

9 SUPPLEMENTARY PROVISIONS

ANNEX 1

ANNEX 2

ANNEX 3

APPENDIX 1 -

Decision of the National People's Congress on the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

APPENDIX 2 -

Decision of the National People's Congress on the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

APPENDIX 3 -

Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on the English Text of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

APPENDIX 4 -

Joint Declaration of the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the People's Republic of China on the Question of Hong Kong

APPENDIX 5 -

Explanations on "The Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (Draft)" and its Related Documents, by Ji Pengfei, Chairman of the Drafting Committee for the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

APPENDIX 6 -

Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on Treatment of the Laws Previously In Force in Hong Kong in Accordance with Article 160 of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

APPENDIX 7 -

Order of the State Council of the People's Republic of China No 221

APPENDIX 8 -

Hong Kong Reunification Ordinance (110 of 1997)

APPENDIX 9 -

Promulgation of National Laws 1997 (LN 378/1997)

APPENDIX 10 -

Promulgation of National Laws (No 2) 1997 (LN 386/1997)

APPENDIX 11 -

Promulgation of National Law 1998 (LN 393/1998)

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