Rural Land Contracting Law

Rural Land Contracting Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国农村土地承包法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Aug. 28, 2002, effective Mar. 1, 2003; amended and effective Aug. 27, 2009)

  • Status: Amendment pending
  • Legislative body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: NPC Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 12th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2018
  • Texts & Legislative History
    • NPCSC deliberation – 2nd round: planned for October 2018
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: October 2017 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records: TBR
  • Press Conference: TBD

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