Land Management Law

Land Management Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国土地管理法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese, English]

(adopted June 25, 1986, effective Jan. 1, 1987; amended and effective Dec. 29, 1988; revised Aug. 29, 1998, effective Jan. 1, 1999; amended and effective Aug. 28, 2004)

  • Status: Amendment planned for August 2018
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 12th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2018
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: planned for August 2018
    • State Council solicitation of public comments: May 2017 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

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