18 April 2019

Top lawmaker calls for more public input, Xinhua says

China’s top legislator Zhang Dejiang pledged to increase ways for the public to play a bigger role in legislative work, Xinhua reported Wednesday. Zhang, chairman of the Standing Committee of the 12th National People’s Congress, made the comments at a meeting on the committee’s legislation work for next five years. He said “new circumstances in China” and new expectations from the people have increased requirements for legislation, the report said.

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