Local People’s Governments and People’s Congresses Organic Law

Organic Law of Local People’s Congresses at All Levels and Local People’s Governments at All Levels of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国地方各级人民代表大会和地方各级人民政府组织法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted July 1, 1979, effective Jan. 1, 1980; amended and effective Dec. 10, 1982; amended and effective Dec. 2, 1986; amended and effective Feb. 28, 1995; amended and effective* Oct. 27, 2004; amended and effective Aug. 28, 2015)
* Except that article 3 took effect upon the subsequent elections of standing committees of local people’s congresses

  • Status: Modification planned
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter: NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission; Submitter: Council of Chairmen
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 13th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts: TBD
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

NPC Observer Coverage

  • N/A