Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday called for efforts to strengthen legislation in key areas such as national security, scientific and technological innovation, biosecurity, ecological civilization and risk prevention.
He also called for legislation to be strengthened in areas affecting people’s livelihoods and for improvements to the legal systems essential to meeting their ever-growing needs for a better life.
Xi, also general secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Central Committee, made the remarks during a group meeting of the Political Bureau of the CCP Central Committee. He emphasized the consistent adherence to the socialist rule of law with Chinese characteristics and the advancement of the development of such a system.
He reviewed the “historic achievements” made in promoting the rule of law since the CCP’s 18th National Congress in 2012. The CCP Central Committee appointed its General …