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  • Legislative Council (name of legislative body for Hong Kong and Macau (formerly) SAR's and many UK dependent territories)

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Examples

  • She formerly served as the president of Hong Kong's Legislative Council LegCo, and currently she's a member of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress.

    China's Power Shuffle Clouds HK's Future

  • Fan won respect from many Hongkongers for the fairness she demonstrated during her tenure in LegCo, a particularly strong asset to have at this time, according to Michael DeGolyer, director of the HKTP.

    China's Power Shuffle Clouds HK's Future

  • We predicted an interventionist LegCo and months later legislators voted 42-18 for a motion encouraging the government to establish a minimum wage/max working hours law.

    Hong Kong: Statist at Heart?, Bryan Caplan | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • Mr Kwarteng notes that the Chinese simply dissolved the LegCo elected under the Patten rules, and then held new elections under the old, colonial rules that packed the place with establishment-friendly types chosen by business and professional lobbies.

    The Economist: Daily news and views

  • Mr Kwarteng is correct that when it comes to changing the LegCo election rules, Mr Patten's efforts were futile.

    The Economist: Daily news and views

  • In a previous report at the Sixth State Legislative Council (LegCo) meetings this year, architects called on the government to establish a council that would see through the enforcement of benchmarking and framework guidelines requiring that new buildings include energy, efficiency and conservation (EE&C) features.

    Brudirect News1

  • Youth against Unrightful Authority will gather outside LegCo from 2 pm 12 June - 12 pm 13 June

    Interlocals - Interlocals

  • Baron served on both the Executive Council and the Legislative Council (LegCo) of

    Top stories from Times Online

  • Two months ago, I delivered my Budget, and this week I have spent a good deal of time in LegCo (Legislative Council) attending the Budget debate listening to the varied and diverse views of our legislators.

    Media Newswire

  • Members of the Legislative Council (LegCo) resigned in January to trigger by-elections.

    Spero News

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