China’s proposed legislation on Administration of Foreign NGOs

ICCSL – Translation by Dejian Li and Karla Simon

(法制)我国拟立法放宽境外非政府组织在我境内设分支机构的限制

China’s proposed legislation on Administration of Foreign NGOs will relax the restrictions on the establishment of branches by foreign NGOs.

新华社北京4月20日电(记者黄小希)十二届全国人大常委会第十四次会议对境外非政府组织管理法草案进行二审。草案二审稿规定,除国务院另有规定外,境外非政府组织及其代表机构不得在中国境内设立分支机构。

The 14th plenary session of the 12th Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress carried out the second review of the bill of Administration of Foreign NGOs of China. The second bill provides that foreign NGOs and their representative offices should not establish branches in China, “except as otherwise provided by the State Council.”

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