National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

exclusive | Hong Kong’s Election Committee will control Legislative Council with bulk of its own candidates, but it could pick non-members to be its lawmakers, says pro-Beijing heavyweight

  • Nomination threshold may be lower than what it requires for chief executive hopefuls, Tam Yiu-chung says
  • Legco members will be drawn from a cross-section of society, ensuring they will ‘consider the city’s overall interests’, he reveals

Topic |   Hong Kong electoral changes
National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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