CENSUS AND STATISTICS (SURVEY OF INNOVATION ACTIVITIES) ORDER
( CAP. 316 sub. leg. T )
|Section 1||(Omitted as spent)||29/11/2002|
|Section 3||Survey of innovation activities||29/11/2002|
|Section 4||Matters in respect of which information is to be given||29/11/2002|
|Section 5||Persons required to give information||29/11/2002|
|Section 6||Survey period||29/11/2002|
|Section 7||Sampling methods||29/11/2002|
|Section 8||Application of Order in certain cases||29/11/2002|
|Section 9||Date for destruction of completed schedules||29/11/2002|
Empowering section (29/11/2002)
(Cap 316 section 11)
(L.N. 183 of 2002)
Section 1 (Omitted as spent) (29/11/2002)
(Omitted as spent)
Section 2 Interpretation (29/11/2002)
In this Order, unless the context otherwise requires-
"business undertaking" (業務經營) means an undertaking that carries on business in Hong Kong;
"innovation activity" (創新活動) means any activity conducted by a business undertaking for the purpose of introducing-
"schedule" (統計表格) has the same meaning as in section 2 of the Ordinance;
"survey" (調查) means the statistical survey carried out under section 3;
"survey period" (調查期) means the period in respect of which a survey is to be carried out, as determined in accordance with section 6;
"undertaking" (經營) includes an undertaking carried on by a non-profit making body or a statutory body.
Section 3 Survey of innovation activities (29/11/2002)
A statistical survey shall be carried out by the Commissioner every year for the purpose of compiling statistics relating to the innovation activities of business undertakings.
Section 4 Matters in respect of which information is to be given (29/11/2002)
Section 5 Persons required to give information (29/11/2002)
The following persons are required to give information in respect of a business undertaking for the purposes of a survey, if so requested by the Commissioner-
Section 6 Survey period (29/11/2002)
Section 7 Sampling methods (29/11/2002)
The Commissioner may use sampling methods in the collection of statistical information under this Order.
Section 8 Application of Order in certain cases (29/11/2002)
This Order applies to a business undertaking that carried on business during any part of a survey period, as it applies to a business undertaking that carried on business during the whole of the survey period.
Section 9 Date for destruction of completed schedules (29/11/2002)
All completed schedules collected or received for a survey and all copies of the schedules shall be destroyed by the expiry of a period of 24 months after the end of the survey period.
MATTERS IN RESPECT OF WHICH INFORMATION IS TO BE GIVEN