Mineral Resources Law

Mineral Resources Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国矿产资源法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Mar. 19, 1986, effective Oct. 1, 1986; amended Aug. 29, 1996, effective Jan. 1, 1997; amended and effective Aug. 27, 2009)

  • Status: Revision planned
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 11th NPCSC Category I; 12th NPCSC Category II; 13th NPCSC Category II
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • State Council solicitation of public comments: December 2019 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records
    • Explanation (pending)
    • Report on Status of Revision (pending)
    • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
    • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
    • Presidential Order (pending)
  • Press Conference: TBD

NPC Observer Coverage

  • N/A