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 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 when electing new 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