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HONG KONG

EDM (Early Day Motion) 190: tabled on 01 July 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 12 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House salutes the outstanding success of Hong Kong arising from the matchless combination of individual Chinese enterprise and British commitment to freedom under the law; pays tribute to the distinguished service rendered to the people of Hong Kong by Governor Patten; approves of his courageous and successful pursuit of democratic reform; applauds the great dignity which the Governor displayed in the handing over of the colony; and prays that this unique bequest will continue to flourish over the next 50 years and beyond.