Road Traffic Safety Law

Road Traffic Safety Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国道路交通安全法

[CURRENT TEXT: Chinese only]

(adopted Oct. 28, 2003, effective May 1, 2004; amended Dec. 29, 2007, effective May 1, 2008; amended Apr. 22, 2011, effective May 1, 2011; amended and effective Apr. 29, 2021)

  • Status: Revision planned
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC
  • Drafter & Submitter: State Council
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: 13th NPCSC Category II
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • State Council solicitation of public comments – 2nd round: March 2021 (Chinese only)
    • State Council solicitation of public comments – 1st round: November 2015 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records
    • Explanation (pending)
    • Report on Status of Revision (pending)
    • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
    • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
    • Presidential Order (pending)
  • Press Conference: TBD

NPC Observer Coverage

  • N/A