NPCSC Releases Wildlife and Tibetan Plateau Legislation for Public Comments, But Withholds Draft Counterespionage Law

The NPC Standing Committee (NPCSC) is soliciting public comments on the following bills through October 1, 2022:

Draft NameChinese TextExplanatory Document
Wild Animals Protection Law (2nd Draft Revision)
野生动物保护法修订草案二次审议稿
PDF
(English)
PDF
Qinghai–Tibet Plateau Ecological Conservation Law (Draft)
青藏高原生态保护法草案
PDFPDF

English translations will be provided if and when available. All explanatory documents are in Chinese. The NPCSC also reviewed a draft revision to the Counterespionage Law [反间谍法] at this week’s session, but did not release it for public comments today.

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NPCSC Seeks Comments on Bills on Telecom Fraud, Yellow River Protection, Quality and Safety of Agricultural Products & Enforcement of Court Judgments

The NPC Standing Committee (NPCSC) is soliciting public comments on the following four bills through July 23, 2022:

Draft NameChinese TextExplanatory Document
Law Against Telecom and Online Fraud (2nd Draft)
反电信网络诈骗法草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Agricultural Products Quality and Safety Law (2nd Draft Revision)
农产品质量安全法修订草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Yellow River Protection Law (2nd Draft)
黄河保护法草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Civil Compulsory Enforcement Law (Draft)
民事强制执行法草案
PDFPDF

English translations will be provided if and when available. All explanatory documents are in Chinese.

To submit comments online, please refer to this guide. Comments can also be mailed to the NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission [全国人大常委会法制工作委员会] at the following address:

北京市西城区前门西大街1号 邮编: 100805
No. 1 West Qianmen Avenue, Xicheng District, Beijing 100805

Please clearly write “<Draft Name in Chinese>征求意见” on the envelope.

NPCSC Seeks Public Comments on Draft Revisions to Women’s Rights and Interests Protection Law & Sports Law, Draft Black Soil Protection Law

The NPC Standing Committee (NPCSC) is soliciting public comments on the following three bills through May 19, 2022:

Draft NameChinese TextExplanatory Document
Sports Law (2nd Draft Revision)
体育法修订草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Black Soil Protection Law (2nd Draft)
黑土地保护法草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Women’s Rights and Interests Protection Law (2nd Draft Revision)
妇女权益保障法修订草案二次审议稿
PDF (English)
(Comparison Charts: Chinese, English)
PDF

English translations will be provided if and when available. All explanatory documents are in Chinese.

To submit comments online, please refer to this guide. Comments can also be mailed to the NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission [全国人大常委会法制工作委员会] at the following address:

北京市西城区前门西大街1号 邮编: 100805
No. 1 West Qianmen Avenue, Xicheng District, Beijing 100805

Please clearly write “<Draft Name in Chinese>征求意见” on the envelope.

NPCSC Seeks Public Comments on Bills on Women’s Rights, Emergency Management, Companies, NPCSC Rules of Procedure & More

The NPC Standing Committee (NPCSC) is soliciting public comments on the following eight bills through January 22, 2022:

Draft NameChinese TextExplanatory Document
Organic Law of Local People’s Congresses at All Levels and Local People’s Governments at All Levels (2nd Draft Amendment)
地方各级人民代表大会和地方各级人民政府组织法修正草案二次审议稿
PDFΔPDF
Vocational Education Law (2nd Draft Revision)
职业教育法修订草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Company Law (Draft Revision)
公司法修订草案
PDFΔPDF
NPCSC Rules of Procedure (Draft Amendment)
全国人民代表大会常务委员会议事规则修正草案
PDFΔ
($ English)
PDF
Black Soil Protection Law (Draft)
黑土地保护法草案
PDFPDF
Women’s Rights and Interests Protection Law (Draft Revision)
妇女权益保障法修订草案
PDF
($ English)
PDF
Yellow River Protection Law (Draft)
黄河保护法草案
PDFPDF
Emergency Response and Management Law (Draft)
(i.e., revision to the Emergency Response Law)
突发事件应对管理法草案
PDFΔPDF

English translations will be provided if and when available. All explanatory documents are in Chinese. The symbol “Δ” means that a file includes a chart comparing the latest draft amendment or revision with the current law or a prior draft.

To submit comments online, please refer to this guide. Comments can also be mailed to the NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission [全国人大常委会法制工作委员会] at the following address:

北京市西城区前门西大街1号 邮编: 100805
No. 1 West Qianmen Avenue, Xicheng District, Beijing 100805

Please clearly write “<Draft Name in Chinese>征求意见” on the envelope.

NPCSC Seeks Public Comments on Bills on Anti-Monopoly, Telecom Fraud, Organization of Local People’s Congresses and Governments, Sports, Futures and Derivatives & More

The NPC Standing Committee (NPCSC) is soliciting public comments on the following nine bills through November 21, 2021:

Draft NameChinese TextExplanatory Document
Wetlands Protection Law (2nd Draft)
湿地保护法草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Futures and Derivatives Law (2nd Draft)
期货和衍生品法草案二次审议稿
PDFPDF
Law Against Telecommunication Network Fraud (Draft)
反电信网络诈骗法草案
PDFPDF
Organic Law of Local People’s Congresses at All Levels and Local People’s Governments at All Levels (Draft Amendment)
地方各级人民代表大会和地方各级人民政府组织法修正草案
PDFΔPDF
Animal Husbandry Law (Draft Revision)
畜牧法修订草案
PDFΔPDF
Sports Law (Draft Revision)
体育法修订草案
PDFΔPDF
Anti-Monopoly Law (Draft Amendment)
反垄断法修正草案
PDFΔPDF
Agricultural Products Quality and Safety Law (Draft Revision)
农产品质量安全法修订草案
PDFΔPDF
Civil Procedure Law (Draft Amendment)
民事诉讼法修正草案
PDFΔ
($ English)
PDF

English translations will be provided if and when available. All explanatory documents are in Chinese. The symbol “Δ” means that a file includes a chart comparing the draft amendment or revision with the current law.

To submit comments online, please refer to this guide. Comments can also be mailed to the NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission [全国人大常委会法制工作委员会] at the following address:

北京市西城区前门西大街1号 邮编: 100805
No. 1 West Qianmen Avenue, Xicheng District, Beijing 100805

Please clearly write “<Draft Name in Chinese>征求意见” on the envelope.