Counterespionage Law

Counterespionage Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国反间谍法

[Current Text: ChineseEnglish]

(adopted and effective Nov. 1, 2014)

  • Status: Revision pending
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC
  • Principal Drafter & Submitter: NPC Supervisory and Judicial Affairs Committee
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: N/A
    • Annual: 2022 (preparatory)
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: August 30 – September 2, 2022 (text pending)
  • 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)

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