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531 PDFTitle:PROTECTION OF THE HARBOUR ORDINANCEGazette Number:75 of 1999
Section:3Heading:Presumption against reclamation in the harbourVersion Date:03/12/1999

(1) The harbour is to be protected and preserved as a special public asset and a natural heritage of Hong Kong people, and for that purpose there shall be a presumption against reclamation in the harbour. (Amended 75 of 1999 s. 4)
(2) All public officers and public bodies shall have regard to the principle stated in subsection (1) for guidance in the exercise of any powers vested in them.