Hong Kong Basic Law

Editor’s Note: Our explainer of the revised Annexes I and II is available here.

Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国香港特别行政区基本法

[Current Text: ChineseEnglish]

(adopted Apr. 4, 1990, effective July 1, 1997)

Annex I: Method for the Selection of the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
附件一:香港特别行政区行政长官的产生办法

(amended Aug. 28, 2010 as ratified by NPCSC; revised Mar. 30, 2021, effective Mar. 31, 2021)

Annex II: Method for the Formation of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Its Voting Procedures
附件二:香港特别行政区立法会的产生办法和表决程序

(amended Aug. 28, 2010 as recorded by NPCSC; revised Mar. 30, 2021, effective Mar. 31, 2021)

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