Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste

Law of the People’s Republic of China on the Prevention and Control on Environmental Protection by Solid Waste
中华人民共和国固体废物污染环境防治法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Oct. 30, 1995, effective Apr. 1, 1996; revised Dec. 29, 2004, effective Apr. 1, 2005; amended and effective June 29, 2013; amended and effective Apr. 24, 2015; amended and effective Nov. 7, 2016)

  • Status: Pending
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 13th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2018
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: June 2019 (draft TBR)
    • State Council solicitation of public comments: July 2018 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

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