The Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC), the top legislature, started its 36th session Tuesday in Beijing.
Li Zhanshu, chairman of the National People's Congress (NPC) Standing Committee, presides over the 122nd meeting of the Council of Chairpersons of the 13th NPC Standing Committee at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, July 29, 2022.
Top legislature on Thursday held a joint inquiry into a report on the enforcement of the Environmental Protection Law.
The draft revision of the Wildlife Protection Law, which was submitted for review on Tuesday, added provisions on preventing damage caused by wild animals in order to stop conflicts with people.
The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, the top legislature, passed the newly revised Law on Quality and Safety of Agricultural Products on Friday.
China will accelerate the formulation of two new laws dedicated to elderly care and barrier-free facilities, as part of efforts to tackle the country's quickly aging population by reinforcing related legal frameworks, according to a report delivered to the top legislature and a senior health official on Tuesday.
Knowledge and tips against telecom and online fraud will be increasingly shared in communities, schools and villages to enhance awareness among the elderly and the youth, Yang Heqing, a legislator from the top legislature, told a news conference on Friday.
Lawmakers have started deliberating a draft law dedicated to conserving the ecosystem of the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, considering the "unique" and "irreplaceable "role of the region for ecological security for both China and the rest of the world.