Chan Kam-lam

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chan.
The Honourable
Chan Kam-lam
SBS, JP
陳鑑林
Chan Kam Lam.jpg
Member of the Legislative Council
Incumbent
Assumed office
1 October 2000
Preceded by New seat
Constituency Kowloon East
In office
11 October 1995 – 30 June 1997
Preceded by New constituency
Succeeded by Replaced by Provisional Legislative Council
Constituency Election Committee
In office
1 July 1998 – 30 June 2000
Preceded by New parliament
Succeeded by Seat abolished
Constituency Election Committee
Personal details
Born (1949-01-22) 22 January 1949 (age 65)
Shantou, Guangdong, China
Nationality Hong Kong Chinese
Political party DAB
Alma mater Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Occupation Legislative Councillor

Chan Kam-lam, SBS, JP (simplified Chinese: 陈鉴林; traditional Chinese: 陳鑑林; pinyin: Chén Jiànlín; Jyutping: Can4 Gaam3 Lam4; born 22 January 1949 in Shantou, Guangdong, China) is a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong representing the constituency of Kowloon East.[1]

Education[edit]

Chan attended Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Political career[edit]

Chan began his career in politics when he was elected into the Kwun Tong District Council from Ngau Tau Kok in 1988. He was one of the ten members in the Election Committee constituency from 1998 to 2000. Chan has represented the Kowloon East constituency since 2000.

Family[edit]

He is married to Wai Ming Tsang; they have three children.His son Chan Chun Kit is Kwun Tong district councillor.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hon CHAN Kam-lam, SBS, JP". Legislative Council of Hong Kong. Retrieved 16 July 2012. 

External links[edit]

Legislative Council of Hong Kong
New constituency Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Election Committee
1995–1997
Served alongside: Lo Suk-ching, Choy Kan-pui, Anthony Cheung,
Ambrose Lau, Ip Kwok-him, David Chu,
Law Cheung-kwok, John Tse, Yum Sin-ling
Replaced by
Provisional Legislative Council
New parliament Member of Provisional Legislative Council
1997–1998
Replaced by Legislative Council
Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Election Committee
1998–2000
Served alongside: Rita Fan, Ng Leung-sing, Ng Ching-fai,
Ambrose Lau, Yeung Yiu-chung, David Chu,
Ma Fung-kwok, Choy So-yuk, Ho Sai-chu
Seat abolished
New seat Member of Legislative Council
Representative for Kowloon East
2000–present
With: Szeto Wah (2000–2004)
Chan Yuen-han (2000–2008)
Fred Li (2000–2012)
Albert Cheng (2004–2008)
Alan Leong (2004–present)
Wong Kwok-kin (2008–present)
Wu Chi-wai, Paul Tse (2012–present)
Incumbent
Other offices
Preceded by
Lam Sum-shing
Member of Kwun Tong District Council
Representative for Ping Shek
1999–2007
Succeeded by
Bernard Chan Pak-li
Order of precedence
Preceded by
Cheung Man-kwong
Member of the Legislative Council
Hong Kong order of precedence
Member of the Legislative Council
Succeeded by
Leung Yiu-chung
Member of the Legislative Council