Appointment to Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission

     The Government announced today (December 21) that the Chief Executive has appointed Professor Liu Pak-wai as a member of the Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission for the period from today to June 30, 2020.

     The functions of the Commission are to advise or make recommendations to the Chief Executive regarding the filling of vacancies in judicial offices or representations from a judicial officer concerning conditions of service referred to it by the Chief Executive, and any matter affecting judicial officers which may be prescribed or which the Chief Executive may refer to it.

     Other members of the Commission are the Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal (ex-officio Chairman), the Secretary for Justice (ex-officio member), Mr Justice Andrew Cheung Kui-nung, Madam Justice Carlye Chu Fun-ling, Mr Philip John Dykes, SC, Mr Stephen Hung Wan-shun, Ms Anita Fung Yuen-mei and Mrs Pamela Chan Wong Shui.

Ends/Friday, December 21, 2018
Issued at HKT 11:00