Seed Law

Seed Law of the People’s Republic of China
中华人民共和国种子法

[Current Text: Chinese only]

(adopted July 8, 2000, effective Dec. 1, 2000; amended and effective Aug. 28, 2004; amended and effective Jun. 29, 2013; revised Nov. 4, 2015, effective Jan. 1, 2016)

  • Status: Amendment pending
  • Legislative Body (Vote): NPCSC (TBD)
  • Drafter & Submitter: NPC Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee
  • Legislative Plans
    • Five-year: N/A
    • Annual: N/A
  • Legislative History & Texts
    • NPCSC deliberation – 1st round: August 2021 (Chinese only)
  • Legislative Records
    • Explanation (Aug. 17, 2021)
    • Report on Status of Revision (pending)
    • Report on Results of Deliberation (pending)
    • Report on Suggestions for Revision (pending)
    • Presidential Order (pending)
  • Press Conference: TBD

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