Hong Kong National Security Law

Law of the People’s Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
中华人民共和国香港特别行政区维护国家安全法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese, English]

(adopted and effective June 30, 2020)

  • Status: Passed
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC (162–0)
  • Drafter: NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission; Submitter: Council of Chairpersons
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: N/A
    • Annual: 2020
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 2nd (final) round: June 28–30, 2020 (Chinese, English)
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: June 18–20, 2020 (text N/A)
  • Legislative Records
  • Press Conference: July 1, 2020

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