Local People’s Congresses and People’s Governments Organic Law

Organic Law of Local People’s Congresses at All Levels and Local People’s Governments at All Levels of the People’s Republic of China

[Current Text: Chinese, English]

(adopted July 1, 1979, effective Jan. 1, 1980; amended and effective Dec. 10, 1982; amended and effective Dec. 2, 1986; amended and effective Feb. 28, 1995; amended and effective* Oct. 27, 2004; amended and effective Aug. 28, 2015; amended Mar. 11, 2022, effective Mar. 12, 2022)

* Article 3 took effect upon the subsequent elections of the standing committees of local people’s congresses

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