Minors Protection Law

Minors Protection Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国未成年人保护法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Sept. 4, 1991, effective Jan. 1, 1992; revised Dec. 29, 2006, effective June 1, 2007; amended Oct. 26, 2012, effective Jan. 1, 2013)

  • Status: Revision pending
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: NPC Social Development Affairs Committee
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 13th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2018 (preparatory), 2019, 2020
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 3rd (expected final) round: expected by end of 2020
    • NPCSC deliberation – 2nd round: June 2020 (Chinese, English)
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: October 2019 (Chinese, English)
  • Legislative Records
  • Press Conference: TBD

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