Criminal Law Amendment (XII)

We offered a quick summary of the draft Amendment (XII) in our monthly newsletter.

Criminal Law Amendment (XII) of the People’s Republic of China

[Current Text: not yet enacted]

  • Status: Pending
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Principal Drafter: NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission
  • Submitter: Council of Chairpersons
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 14th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2023
  • Legislative History & Text
    • NPCSC deliberation – 2nd (likely final) round: likely by end of 2023
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: July 25, 2023 (Chinese Δ | English Δ) 💬
  • Legislative Records
    • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
    • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
    • Presidential Order (pending)

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