NPC Rules of Procedure

Rules of Procedure for the National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China

[CURRENT TEXT: ChineseEnglish]

(adopted and effective Apr. 4, 1989)

  • Status: Amendment pending
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPC (TBD)
  • Drafter: NPCSC Legislative Affairs Commission; Submitters: Council of Chairpersons (to NPCSC) & NPCSC (to NPC)
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 9th NPCSC Category I; 13th NPCSC Category I
    • Annual: 2020
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPC deliberation – final round: March 2021 (text pending)
    • NPCSC deliberation– 2nd round: December 2020 (Chinese only)
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: August 2020 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records
    • NPCSC Stage
    • NPC Stage
      • Explanation (pending)
      • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
      • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
      • Presidential Order (pending)
  • Press Conference: TBD

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