BEIJING, January 4(Xinhua)-- New China's first draft civil code, personal information protection law, rural revitalization promotion law... There will be a number of legislative arrangements that will be relevant to you in 2020.
It was reported that the 15th session of the Standing Committee of the Thirteenth National People's Congress decided to submit the draft Civil Code, which had already been deliberated by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, to the three sessions of the Thirteenth National People's Congress in 2020 for deliberation.
The codification of the Civil Code is a major legislative task put forward by the Fourth Plenum of the 18th CPC Central Committee and an inevitable requirement for perfecting the socialist legal system with Chinese characteristics with the Constitution as the core.
Compilation of work plans in accordance with the Civil Code. The compilation of the Civil Code in China takes \"two steps \": the first step is to promulgate the general principles of civil law; and the second step is to codify the various sub-compilations of the Civil Code, which have been examined and revised by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, and the general principles of civil law.
China will enact personal information protection laws, data security laws and so on in 2020, said Yue Zhongming, a spokesman for the Legal Work Commission of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, at a press conference on December 20,2019.
In 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Information, the Ministry of Public Security, the Network Information Office and other departments continued to act to crack down on personal information crime and strengthen personal information protection. With the formulation of personal information protection law and data security law this year, the protection of personal information in China is expected to enter a new stage.
China's tax legislation is accelerating in 2019. China's first resource tax law was formally adopted and will be implemented on September 1,2020. The Ministry of Finance has publicly solicited opinions on the land value-added tax law, the value-added tax law and the consumption tax law. The deed tax law and the city construction tax law will also be submitted to the standing committee of the National people's Congress for consideration.
In an interview with the media, some experts in the field of finance and taxation said that it is necessary to put on the legislative agenda the general principles of the tax law governing the whole tax law system, so as to make it a landmark law in China's tax law modernization and promote the modernization of the national system and the national governance system.
Since the decision of the third plenary session of the 18th CPC Central Committee explicitly put forward the principle of \"implementing the taxation statutory principle \", China's tax legislation has entered into the\" fast track \". Experts told the media that in terms of trends,2020 would be the year when the central government's mandate to implement the statutory principles of taxation was basically completed.
The Rural Revitalization Promotion Act has also been incorporated into the 2020 legislative plan. The implementation of the strategy of rural revitalization is a major decision-making arrangement made by the 19th National Congress of the Party and a major historical task of decisive victory in building a well-off society in an all-round way and building a socialist modern country in an all-round way.
During the process of industrialization and urbanization, there were such problems as the loss of cultivated land and the destruction of the ecological environment in the countryside.At a press conference on March 9,2019, Chen Xiwen, chairman of the Agriculture and Rural Committee of the National People's Congress, said that the law would restrict the illegal occupation of cultivated land, the unauthorized destruction of the ecological red line and the protection of the permanent basic farmland, and restrict the use of toxic and harmful agricultural inputs to industries that seriously pollute the rural environment.
In addition, there are many legislative work related to people's livelihood will be actively promoted. In 2020, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress will continue to consider the Patent Law (Amendment), the Law on the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution by Solid Waste (Amendment), the Archives Law (Amendment), the Law on the Protection of Minors (Amendment), the Law on the Prevention of Juvenile Delinquency (Amendment), the Administrative Division Law on Public Officials and the Biosafety Law. It is planned to amend the Organic Law of the National People's Congress, the Rules of Procedure of the National People's Congress, the Electoral Law, the National Flag Law, the National Emblem Law, the Copyright Law, the Administrative Punishment Law, the Administrative Reconsideration Law, the Public Security Administration Punishment Law, the Maritime Traffic Safety Law, the Animal Epidemic Prevention Law and the Safety in Production Law.