CENSUS AND STATISTICS (ANNUAL EARNINGS AND HOURS SURVEY) ORDER
( CAP. 316 sub. leg. W )
|Section 1||(Omitted as spent)||18/03/2010|
|Section 3||Annual earnings and hours survey||18/03/2010|
|Section 4||Matters in respect of which information is required to be given||18/03/2010|
|Section 5||Persons required to give information||18/03/2010|
|Section 6||Survey period||18/03/2010|
|Section 7||Sampling methods may be used||18/03/2010|
|Section 8||Application of Order||18/03/2010|
|Section 9||Date for destruction of completed schedules||18/03/2010|
Empowering section (18/03/2010)
(Cap 316 section 11)
(Originally L.N. 7 of 2010)
Section 1 (Omitted as spent) (18/03/2010)
Section 2 Interpretation (18/03/2010)
In this Order -
"business undertaking" (業務事業單位) means an undertaking carrying on business in Hong Kong, including a non-profit-making body and a statutory body;
"survey" (調查) means the statistical survey referred to in section 3;
"survey period" (調查期) means the survey period specified in section 6.
Section 3 Annual earnings and hours survey (18/03/2010)
The Commissioner must carry out a statistical survey every year in respect of business undertakings in Hong Kong for the purpose of compiling statistics relating to the wage level and distribution and the employment and demographic characteristics of employees in Hong Kong in the survey period.
Section 4 Matters in respect of which information is required to be given (18/03/2010)
Section 5 Persons required to give information (18/03/2010)
The following persons must give information in respect of a business undertaking for the purpose of a survey, if so requested by the Commissioner -
Section 6 Survey period (18/03/2010)
The survey period, in relation to a survey, is the period beginning on 1 April and ending on 30 June of the calendar year in which the survey is carried out.
Section 7 Sampling methods may be used (18/03/2010)
The Commissioner may use sampling methods in the collection of statistical information under this Order.
Section 8 Application of Order (18/03/2010)
This Order applies to a business undertaking that carried on business during the whole of a survey period or any part of it, regardless of whether the business undertaking commenced business before or after the commencement of the survey period and regardless of whether or not the business undertaking ceased to carry on business during the survey period.
Section 9 Date for destruction of completed schedules (18/03/2010)
All completed schedules collected or received for a survey and all copies of the schedules must be destroyed not later than 24 months after the end of the survey period covered by that survey.
MATTERS IN RESPECT OF WHICH INFORMATION IS REQUIRED TO BE GIVEN