Emergency Response Law

Emergency Response Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国突发事件应对法

[Current Text: ChineseEnglish]

(adopted Aug. 30, 2007, effective Nov. 1, 2007)

  • Status: Revision pending
  • Proposed New Title: Emergency Response and Management Law [突发事件应对管理法]
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: N/A
    • Special: Public Health Category I
    • Annual: 2020, 2021
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: December 2021 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records
    • Explanation (Dec. 20, 2021)
    • Report on Status of Revision (pending)
    • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
    • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
    • Presidential Order (pending)
  • Press Conference: TBD

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