People’s Courts Organic Law

People’s Courts Organic Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国人民法院组织法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted July 1, 1979, effective Jan. 1, 1980; amended and effective Sept. 2, 1983; amended Oct. 31, 2006, effective Jan. 1, 2007)

  • Status: Revision pending
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: NPC Judicial and Internal Affairs Committee
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 12th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2017, 2018
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 3rd (likely final) round: expected by end of 2018
    • NPCSC deliberation – 2nd round: June 2018 (Chinese, English)
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: August 2017 (Chinese, English)
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

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