Standing Committee Of The National People's Congress On Revising The People's Republic Of China Postal Law Decision

Original Language Title: 全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于修改《中华人民共和国邮政法》的决定

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People's Republic of China presidential order 70th

The Standing Committee of the national people's Congress to amend of People's Republic of China postal law decision by the People's Republic of China Standing Committee of the 11th National People's Congress adopted at the 29th meeting on October 26, 2012, are hereby promulgated and, as of the date of promulgation.
People's Republic of China President Hu Jintao

October 26, 2012 the national people's Congress Standing Committee on the revision of the People's Republic of China postal law decision

(October 26, 2012 adopted by the 29th session of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC)

The 29th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC decision on the People's Republic of China postal law read as follows:

Article fourth amended as: "the postal authorities under the State Council is responsible for the nationwide universal postal service and postal market supervision and management.

"Provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, postal regulatory agencies responsible for the administration of the universal postal service and postal market supervision and management.

"Provides for the establishment of the provincial administrative organ under the State Council is responsible for the area of the universal postal service and postal market supervision and management. "The postal administrative departments and provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, postal regulators and provincial postal authority (hereinafter referred to as postal authorities) on the postal market supervision and management, should follow an open, fair and just and to encourage competition, to promote the development of principles.



This decision shall come into force as of the date of.



People's Republic of China postal law in accordance with this decision be revised and republished.

People's Republic of China postal law (amended in 2012)

(Dated December 2, 1986 session of the 18th meeting of the Standing Committee of national people's Congress on April 24, 2009, the eighth meeting of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC revised October 26, 2012, 11th the 29th meeting of the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress to amend People's Republic of China decision amendments to the postal law)

Directory

Chapter I General provisions

Chapter II post office facilities

Chapter III of the postal service

The fourth chapter postage

Compensation for loss of the fifth chapter

Sixth chapter express business

The seventh chapter the supervision and inspection

The eighth chapter legal liability

Nineth chapter by-laws

Chapter I General provisions

First in order to guarantee universal postal service, strengthen the supervision and management of postal markets, maintenance of postal communication and information security, protecting freedom and privacy, protect user interests, promote healthy development of postal industry, meet the needs of economic and social development and people's life, this law is enacted.

Second national security People's Republic of China territory of the universal postal service.

Postal enterprises provide the universal postal service obligations in accordance with State regulations.

The State Council and local people's Governments at all levels and departments concerned shall take measures to support the postal enterprise to provide the universal postal service.

The universal postal service in this law, refers to the scope of business in accordance with State regulations, service standards, and fee standards, People's Republic of China territory continued provision of postal services to all users. Third freedom and privacy of correspondence of citizens are protected by law.

In addition to the needs of national security or of investigation into criminal offences, by a public security organ, the State security organ or the procuratorial organs in accordance with the procedure prescribed by law to inspect the communications, no organization or individual may, on any grounds, infringe upon citizens ' freedom and privacy of correspondence.

Unless otherwise prescribed by law, and no organization or individual may check, withholding of mail, remittance.

Article fourth postal authorities under the State Council is responsible for the nationwide universal postal service and postal market supervision and management.

The provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, postal regulatory agencies responsible for the administration of the universal postal service and postal market supervision and management.

Provides for the establishment of the provincial administrative organ under the State Council is responsible for the area of the universal postal service and postal market supervision and management.

The postal administrative departments and provinces, autonomous regions, municipalities, postal regulators and provincial postal authority (hereinafter referred to as postal authorities) on the postal market supervision and management, should follow an open, fair and just and to encourage competition, to promote the development of principles.

Article fifth within the provisions of the State Council the letters delivery business, franchise by postal enterprises.

Sixth postal enterprises shall strengthen service quality, improve safety and security measures, to provide users with fast, accurate, safe, and convenient service.

Article seventh postal authorities, police authorities, the national security authorities shall provide each other and the customs cooperation, establishing and perfecting the security mechanism, and strengthen the supervision and administration of postal communication and information security, secure communications and information security.

Chapter II post office facilities

Article eighth post, the layout and construction shall meet the protection needs of the universal postal service.

Local people's Governments at various levels shall post the layout and construction of the facility into the urban and rural planning, the provision of universal postal service postal facilities support, focusing on supporting construction of rural postal facilities in remote areas.

Construction of urban district, an independent industrial and mining areas, development zones, residential areas or alteration of old town, should provide universal postal service while construction of facilities.

Providing universal postal service postal network made up of postal facilities is an important communication infrastructure.

Nineth postal facilities shall be in accordance with the State standards set.

Larger railway stations, airports, ports, universities and hotels should be set to provide the universal postal service postal business premises.

Postal enterprises establishment, withdrawal postal business premises shall first notify the postal authorities revocation of providing universal postal service postal business premises, should be approved by the postal authorities and shall be published. Tenth State organs, enterprises and institutions shall set up places to receive mail.

Should gradually set up stations in rural areas or other places to receive mail. Construction of urban residents ' property should be set to receive mail letter box, and in accordance with the State standards and acceptance.

Units not in accordance with the State standards set the letter box, by postal administrations a rectification; fails to mend, other specified by the postal administration units post-office box, the costs borne by the construction of the residential building.

11th postal site design and construction shall meet the requirements of national security authorities and the Customs shall perform their duties.

12th collection of postal business premises or mail processing sites, urban planning departments should be requested by the guaranteed universal postal service, the postal business sites or mail processing site reset to make proper arrangements; did not make proper arrangements shall not be levied.

Postal business sites or mail disposal sites before the reset, postal enterprises shall take measures to guarantee the normal progress of the universal postal service.

13th postal enterprises should set up regular maintenance of postal facilities, postal facilities to ensure the normal use.

No units or individuals may damage the postal facility or affect the normal use of postal facilities.

Chapter III of the postal service

14th postal enterprises engaged in the following businesses:

(A) the posting;

(B) postal remittance, postal savings;

(C) stamps and philatelic collections production, sales;

(D) domestic newspapers, books and other publications;

(E) other operations stipulated by the State.

Article 15th postal enterprises shall mail, single-piece weight of not more than 5 kilograms of prints and one piece weighing not more than 10 kilograms of the parcel delivery and postal remittances provide the universal postal service.

Postal enterprises in accordance with national provisions of confidential communications, national press release, as well as military ordinary letters, books for blind people and the free delivery of the relics of the martyrs of the revolution, and other special services.

Without the approval of postal management, postal enterprises shall not stop processing or restrict the processing operations provided for in the preceding two paragraphs; due to force majeure or other exceptional reason to temporarily stop processing or restrict the handling of postal enterprises should timely notice and take appropriate remedial measures, and report to the postal authorities.

Universal postal service, postal authorities under the State Council in conjunction with the relevant departments of the State Council; specific measures for the supervision and administration of the universal postal service, developed by the postal authorities under the State Council.

16th State of the postal enterprise to provide the universal postal service subsidies, special services, and strengthen the supervision over the use of subsidy funds. 17th State establishes the Universal Postal Service Fund.

Postal universal service Fund levy, use, supervision and management measures shall be formulated by the financial authorities and the departments concerned under the State Council, after the approval of the State Council for implementation.

18th postal enterprises of the universal postal service and competitive business should be separate operation.

19th postal enterprises in urban business hours shall be not less than six days a week, delivering mail at least once a day; in the Township, seat of the town government business hours shall be not less than five days a week, delivering mail at least five times a week.

Postal enterprises in transportation in remote areas and rural, weekly hours in other parts of town as well as frequency of delivery, postal authorities under the State Council separately.

20th postal enterprises in posting and shall conform to the delivery time of the postal authorities under the State Council and service standards.

Article 21st postal enterprises should place publicity or otherwise publish their services, hours, fees, mail and remittance inquiries and compensation, as well as users of their service quality approach.

Provided by article 22nd post with its standard terms determination and the rights and obligations of the user, the format applicable to the terms of the People's Republic of China contract law provisions on contractual standard terms. Article 23rd users send messages, should be clearly and accurately fill out the recipient's name, address, and zip code.

Postal enterprises shall post postal code of business premises free of charge for the user to provide enquiry service. Postal code by postal enterprises according to the rules for the preparation of the Postal Administration Department under the State Council.

Administrative departments shall exercise supervision over postal code generation and use.

24th postal enterprises receiving and sending mail and the user sent the message, shall abide by the laws, administrative regulations and the State Council and relevant departments of the State Council on banning the delivery or limiting provisions of the delivery items.
25th postal enterprises shall establish and implement mail acceptance test system.

Letters posted by users, when necessary, post requires the user to open, Visually Inspected, without checking the content of the letter.

User refused to open the postal enterprises shall not be accepted. Letter mail other than, when receiving and sending of postal enterprises shall be Visually Inspected on the spot.

User refuses inspection of postal enterprises shall not be accepted.

26th postal enterprises found within the entrainment prohibited materials or limit the delivery of goods, should be dealt with in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State.

Inbound and outbound mail entrained in the States or the limit turnover boundary goods which are prohibited by the customs law.

27th to provide universal postal service postal delivery mail, railway, highway, waterway and air transport enterprise shall give priority to transportation, stations, ports, airports should be scheduled loading and unloading places and entrances and exits.

28th with the postal service logo when you travel in and out of the port, by the ferry should be released in priority.

Vehicles mail with the postal service logo, needed by public security organs traffic management departments designated no-go sections or needed parking in no parking places, public security organs traffic management Department, on the premise of ensuring safety, traffic or parking.

Travel with the postal service logo is not used in postal enterprises engaged in business activities other than mail delivery shall not be leased, such as allowing other units or individuals to use vehicles with the postal service logo.

29th when the mail message is transported by sea, not part of the contribution in general average.

30th article customs according to the People's Republic of China provisions of the Customs Act, on entry and exit of international container pouch, mail and international postal articles regulate.

31st article turnover boundary email quarantine for the entry and exit inspection and quarantine agencies according to law.

32nd post postal enterprises according to the site, users receive or post messages in other ways in consultation with users. Organs, enterprises, institutions, management of residential units, such as postal mail should be facilitated.

Address changes for the user, and shall promptly notify the postal enterprise.

33rd postal enterprises of undeliverable mail shall be returned to the senders. Undeliverable letters that cannot be returned, since the date of the postal enterprises are unable to return unclaimed for more than six months, by postal enterprises in postal authorities under the supervision of the destruction.

Nor for other undeliverable and unreturnable mail according to postal authorities under the State Council; where undeliverable and cannot go back into the international postal items by the customs in accordance with the People's Republic of China provisions of the Customs Act.

Article 34th postal remittance payee shall from the date of receiving the notice, within 60 days with a valid ID to post cash remittances. The payee fails to cash remittances, returned to the sender by the postal enterprise.

One year from the date of the expiration of cash remittances could not be returned to the sender, or the sender within one year from the date of receipt of the remittance had not received money by postal enterprises turned over to the State Treasury.

35th no unit or individual is allowed to secretly open, conceals or destroys other mail.

Unless otherwise prescribed by law, postal enterprises and their employees shall not provide to any entity or individual information users post. Article 36th for the needs of national security or of investigation into criminal offences, public security, national security agency or the procuratorial organ may inspect, detain the mail and postal enterprises may be required to provide information relating to users of postal services.

Postal enterprises and units concerned shall cooperate, and related information shall be kept confidential.

37th no units or individuals may take advantage of posting and contains the following items:

(A) incitement to subvert state power and overthrow the Socialist system or split the country and undermine national unity, endanger State security;

(B) the disclosure of State secrets;

(C) spreading rumors to disrupt social order and undermine social stability;

(D) incitement to ethnic hatred or ethnic discrimination, undermining national unity;

(E) promote cults or superstition;

(Vi) to spread terrorist information, obscenity, gambling, or abetting crime;

(VII) other contents prohibited by laws and administrative regulations.

38th no unit or individual is allowed to any of the following acts:

(I) disturbance to normal postal place order;

(B) obstacles in China postal Enterprise mail;

(C) illicit interception, Qiang Deng, grilled with special postal cars;

(D) the fraudulent use of postal enterprise's name or a postal symbol;

(E) forged a postal or reselling counterfeit postal products.

The fourth chapter postage

39th postal universal service fee, franchise of postal enterprises service tariff, confidential communication charges, and State newspapers issuing Government pricing tariffs, charges the Department of price under the State Council in conjunction with the financial sector, the Postal Administration Department under the State Council.

Other service tariff postal enterprise market-regulated prices, rates determined by postal enterprises.

40th formulation of universal postal service charges and postal enterprises specializing in business rates, postal enterprises, users and other interested parties should be heard.

Postal enterprises shall, in accordance with the State Council Department in charge of price, financial departments of the State Council and the State Department postal authorities request, provide accurate and complete cost data and other relevant information.

41st delivery of mail charges, to prove postage vouchers, postage paid, stamps and documents relating to the business, said.

Fu Zhi postage including stamps, postage, stamped envelopes, stamped postcards and stamped aerogrammes, stamped cards, and so on.

No unit and individual shall forge postage or reselling counterfeit postage, it may not like printing and postage stamp patterns. 42nd ordinary stamp issue number determined by the postal enterprises in accordance with market needs, postal authorities under the State Council for the record; commemorative and special stamps issued plans proposed by postal enterprises in accordance with market needs, postal authorities under the State Council approval.

Postal authorities under the State Council is responsible for stamp subjects and pictorial review.

Administrative departments shall exercise supervision over stamps printed, sales.

Article 43rd postage sold, postage prepaid shall not be required to post cash voucher holders. Stop using postage vouchers should be approved by the postal authorities under the State Council, and stopping before 90 days to be announced, to stop selling.

Postage voucher holder may, within one year from the date of the announcement, to postal enterprises in Exchange for the equivalent of postage.

44th the following postage must not be used:

(A) approved by the Postal Administration Department under the State ceased to be used;

(B) cancellation or sale;

(C) soiled, torn or faded, discolored, and illegible.

From stamped envelopes, stamped postcards and stamped post postage, postage prepaid letter cards cut pattern shall not be used as postage.

Compensation for loss of the fifth chapter

Article 45th universal postal services within the scope of mail and money damages, application of the provisions of this chapter.

Universal postal service business mail outside the scope of damages, application of the relevant provisions of the civil law.

Loss of mail refers to mail is lost, damaged or vouchered. 46th postal enterprises assumes no liability for loss of ordinary mail.

However, postal enterprises from ordinary postal losses unless caused by willful misconduct or gross negligence.

47th postal enterprises of mail loss compensation in accordance with the following provisions:

(A) insured mail loss or totally damaged, according to the insurance compensation; partially damaged or deficient, according to the insurance coverage and mail the full value of compensation for the actual loss of the message.

(B) is not insured mail is lost, damaged or deficient, according to the actual damages, but the maximum compensation does not exceed the charging fees three times; for registered mail is lost, damaged, and charged according to the tariffs in compensation for three times.

Post notices of an enterprise shall, in place of mail documents and provided to the user, with enough manner to attract user attention before they agree to paragraph.

Postal mail damage caused intentionally or due to gross negligence, or failure to perform obligations under the preceding paragraph shall not be entitled to invoke the limitation of liability as provided in this article.

48th of message loss due to one of the following reasons, postal enterprises would not be liable:

(A) the force majeure but due to force majeure, except insured mail loss;

(B) sent by the nature of the goods themselves, or reasonable loss;

(C) the sender, the recipient's fault.

49th after the users send mail, domestic mail can be held within one year from the date of mailing receipt to postal enterprise search for international mail can be sent within 180 days from the date of receipt to postal enterprise search. Queries international message or query of frontier mail the Department of postal services under the State Council, postal enterprises shall from the date of user query query results within 60 days to inform the user; other mail, postal enterprises shall from the date of user query query results to the user in the 30th.

Cha Fu period do not check mail, postal enterprises shall, in accordance with the provisions of article 47th compensation.

User queries within the time limit specified in the first paragraph of this article is not to post queries and not demand compensation, postal enterprises no longer liable. 50th postal remittance of the sender within one year from the date of transfer, receipt to post business queries. Postal enterprises shall from the date of user query query results inform the sender in the 20th.

Cha Fu period identified to transfer, postal remittance and transfer costs shall be returned to the sender.

Sixth chapter express business

51st business express business shall, in accordance with the provisions of this law express business license obtained without permission, no unit or individual shall express business.

Foreign investors shall not invest in business letters domestic express business.

Domestic express business, refers to the entire process from acceptance to delivery took place in People's Republic of China domestic express business.

Section 52nd express business license, subject to the following conditions:

(A) meet the corporate requirements;

(B) in provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities within the scope of business, with registered capital of no less than 500,000 yuan, across the province, autonomous region, municipality directly under the management of, no less than RMB 1 million yuan of registered capital, operating international express business with registered capital of no less than RMB 2 million Yuan;
(C) adapted to the geographical scope of application of the services;

(D) a complete quality management system and strict service code of business practice;

(E) a strong security system and measures;

(Vi) other conditions stipulated by laws and administrative regulations.

Section 53rd express business license, in the provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities within the scope of business, should be to the local postal authorities of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities to apply across provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the management or operation of the international express business, should apply to the postal authorities under the State Council; application should submit applications and relevant application materials. Postal authorities for accepting applications shall, within 45 days from the date of the acceptance of the application for review, make a decision to approve or not to approve.

Approval, express business license issued; were rejected, notify the applicant in writing and state the reasons.

Postal management reviews express business license application, you should consider factors such as national security, and to seek the views of the relevant departments.

Applicant by the express business license after you register with the industrial and commercial administrative departments according to law, business express business.

54th business express business enterprises other than postal enterprises (hereinafter referred to as express delivery companies) to set up branches or merger or Division shall be made to the postal authorities for the record.

55th express company does not operate by postal enterprises exclusive letter delivery business, shall not deliver official documents.

56th courier business franchise business letters express business outside the scope of postal enterprises shall be prominently marked letters for the envelope in a letter.

Express business letters may not be packaged as a parcel delivery. 57th International Express operations shall be subject to postal authorities and relevant departments according to law regulations.

Postal authorities and related departments, can ask the international express business enterprises with data.

Article 58th courier company may cease to operate express services, shall notify the postal authorities, returned to the express business license, and has not yet been posted properly dealt with express postal authorities under the State Council. 59th article this method sixth article, and 21st article, and 22nd article, and 24th article, and 25th article, and 26th article first paragraph, and 35th article second paragraph, and 36th article on post Enterprise and practitioners of provides, applies Yu Express Enterprise and practitioners; 11th article on mail processing places of provides, applies Yu express processing places; third article second paragraph, and 26th article second paragraph, and 35th article first paragraph, and 36th article, and 37th article on mail of provides, applies Yu express

45th provisions on compensation for loss of the message the article, applies to express the loss compensation.

60th business express business trade association established according to law, in accordance with the laws, administrative rules and regulations, development of industry norms, strengthen industry self-regulation, to provide enterprises with information, training and other services, and promote the healthy development of the industry.

Business Express business enterprises in China should be on the strengthening of legal education, professional education, and business skills training.

The seventh chapter the supervision and inspection

61st postal authorities to perform their duties of supervision and administration, supervision and inspection of the following measures can be taken:

(A) enter the postal, courier companies or other sites of suspected violations of the law to conduct inspections;

(B) to the relevant units and individuals to understand the situation;

(C) consult and copy relevant documents, information and documents;

(D) approved by post management Department, activities relating to the place of seizure and in violation of the law, detained for breaches of this law of transport and related articles, other than the letters suspected of carrying banned materials or restricted opens mail, express delivery items checked.

62nd post according to the need of performing its functions of supervision and management departments, and may require the post and Courier reported on the operation situation of the enterprise. 63rd postal authorities when conducting supervision and inspection, supervisory and inspective personnel shall be at least two persons and shall produce their certificates.

Supervision and inspection of postal management departments in accordance with law, relevant units and individuals shall coordinate with, and may not refuse or impede.

64th postal administration staff to control clients ' business secrets, confidential. 65th postal and courier enterprises shall timely and properly address objections raised by users on service quality.

Users were dissatisfied with the results, complaints to postal management, postal authorities should handle in a timely manner, and on the date of receipt of the complaint within 30th responded. 66th article of any units and individuals for acts in violation of the provisions of this law are entitled to post management reporting.

Postal authorities after receiving the report, shall be dealt with according to law in a timely manner.

The eighth chapter legal liability

67th post to provide universal postal services do not meet the standards of the universal postal service, postal authorities ordered corrective action and may be fined not more than 10,000 yuan in serious cases, the fines of between 50,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan; directly responsible shall be disciplined in charge and other direct liable persons.

68th article post enterprise without post management sector approved, stop handle or limit handle post general service business and special service business, or revoked provides post General Service of post business places of, by post management sector ordered corrected, can at 20,000 yuan following of fine; plot serious of, at 20,000 yuan above 100,000 yuan following of fine; on directly is responsible for of competent personnel and other directly responsibility personnel give disposition.

69th article post enterprise using with post dedicated logo of travel engaged in mail shipped handed yiwai of business sex activities, or to rental, way allows other units or personal using with post dedicated logo of travel of, by post management sector ordered corrected, confiscated illegal proceeds, can and at 20,000 yuan following of fine; plot serious of, and at 20,000 yuan above 100,000 yuan following of fine; on directly is responsible for of competent personnel and other directly responsibility personnel give disposition.

Postal enterprises in China with the postal service logo vessel engaged in activities other than mail delivery, postal enterprises shall be ordered to correct to administrative sanctions.

70th practitioners deliberately delay the delivery of postal enterprises, disciplined by the postal enterprise.

71st article impersonator, who opened, conceals, destroys or illegally checking others ' mail, express mail, and does not constitute a crime, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

72nd article not made express business business license business express business, or post Enterprise yiwai of units or personal business by post Enterprise franchise of letters delivery business or delivery state documents of, by post management sector or business administration sector ordered corrected, confiscated illegal proceeds, and at 50,000 yuan above 100,000 yuan following of fine; plot serious of, and at 100,000 yuan above 200,000 yuan following of fine; on Express Enterprise, also can ordered closed reorganization until revoked its express business business license.

Contrary to the provisions of the second paragraph of article 51st this law, business letters domestic express business, in accordance with the provisions of the preceding paragraph.

73rd express delivery companies have one of the following acts, by postal authorities ordered corrective action and may be fined not more than 10,000 yuan in serious cases, the fines of between 50,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan, and may order the rectification:

(A) the establishment of branches, merger, Division, not to the postal authorities for the record;

(B) not prominently marked letters for the envelope in a letter;

(C) the letters Pack packages after delivery;

(D) ceases to carry on business, did not notify the postal authorities and returned to the express business license, or not properly dealt with postal authorities under the State Council has not posted the shipment's.

74th postal enterprises, courier companies are not in accordance with the provisions to the users express their business rates, or if there are other price-related violations by Government price departments in accordance with the People's Republic of China price law are punishable.

75th article post Enterprise, and express enterprise not established or not implementation received pieces inspection depending on system, or violation legal, and administrative regulations and State and State about sector on ban delivery or limit delivery items of provides received sent mail, and express of, on post Enterprise directly is responsible for of competent personnel and other directly responsibility personnel give disposition; on Express Enterprise, post management sector can ordered closed reorganization until revoked its express business business license.

User entrainment prohibited in mail, express delivery, or limit the delivery of goods, does not constitute a crime, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

Violations of the provisions of the preceding two paragraphs, resulting in personal injury or property damage, shall bear the liability for damages.

Postal enterprise, express companies operating international delivery business, as well as international postal articles posted by users, violation of the People's Republic of China Customs law and other relevant laws, administrative laws and regulations, in accordance with the provisions of the relevant laws and administrative regulations.

76th article post Enterprise, and express Enterprise illegal provides user using post service or express service of information, is not constitute crime of, by post management sector ordered corrected, confiscated illegal proceeds, and at 10,000 yuan above 50,000 yuan following of fine; on post Enterprise directly is responsible for of competent personnel and other directly responsibility personnel give disposition; on Express Enterprise, post management sector also can ordered closed reorganization until revoked its express business business license.

Postal, courier enterprises in China have violations of the provisions of the preceding paragraph, does not constitute a crime, by the postal authorities ordered corrective action and confiscate the illegal gains and fines of between 5,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan.

77th postal enterprises, the courier company refuses or obstructs the implementation supervision and inspection according to law, does not constitute a crime, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security; the express delivery companies, postal authorities also ordered closed until its express business license revoked.

78th postal enterprises and its practitioners, express delivery companies and their employees in business activities endangering national security, shall be investigated for legal responsibility for express delivery companies, and by postal authorities revoked its express business license.
79th on behalf of the fraudulent use of postal enterprises or postal marks or fake postal or reselling counterfeit postal products, by postal authorities ordered corrective action and confiscated fake postal goods, as well as the illegal gains and fines between 50,000 yuan and 10,000 yuan.

80th article any one of the following acts, does not constitute a crime, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security:

(A) theft, damage to postal facilities or affect the normal use of postal facilities;

(B) the falsification of postage or reselling counterfeit postage;

(C) the disturbance to normal postal business premises, express delivery companies place order;

(D) illicit interception, Qiang Deng, PA by mail, courier vehicles.

81st article violates this law express business license has been revoked, express business within three years from the date on which the license was revoked, shall not apply for business express business.

Express Business Courier business license has been revoked, it shall submit the Administrative Department for industry and commerce or cancellation of registration.

82nd article violates the provisions of this law, to constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

83rd postal management staff in the supervision and management of abuse of power, negligence, malpractice, constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law; does not constitute a crime, he shall be subject to punishment.

Nineth chapter by-laws

84th article this law, the following terms mean:

Postal enterprises refers to China Post group and its wholly owned postal service companies and holding companies.

Delivery refers to letters, parcels, printed matter and other items in accordance with the name and address on the package is delivered to a specific individual or unit activities, including collection, sorting, transport and delivery and so on.

Express refers to quickly complete the delivery of activity within the promised time frame.

Message refers to the postal enterprise to deliver letters, parcels, money orders, newspapers, periodicals and other printed matter.

Express mail, refers to the express companies deliver letters, parcels, printed matter, and so on. The letter refers to letters and postcards.

Refers to the form in accordance with the letter names and addresses delivered to specific individuals or units of sealed carriers of information, not including books, newspapers, periodicals, etc.

Package, is in accordance with name and address on the package is delivered to a specific individual or unit separately packaged goods, not exceeding 50 kilograms in weight and size on either side of not more than 150 cm, total length, width and height does not exceed 300 cm.

Ordinary mail, refers to the postal receipts in case of sending and posting, does not require the recipient to sign the message.

According to the message, refer to issue a receipt to the sender when the acceptance of postal enterprises, post signed for by the addressee of the message.

Postal facilities, is used for providing postal services postal business premises, mail processing sites, mail boxes (boxes), postal kiosks, post-office boxes.

Mail processing places, refers to the postal enterprises earmarked for mail sorting, sealing, storage, Exchange and transfer, posting and other activities of the place.

International postal articles, refer to People's Republic of China territory and other countries or between users of the delivery of parcels and printed matter.

Special products for the post, is a post office stamp, postage machines, postal service documents, post clamp, pouch and other mail-specific containers. 85th before the publication of this law in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State, approved by the competent foreign trade Department under the State Council or for the record, and after to register with the Administrative Department for industry and Commerce according to international freight forwarding enterprises engaged in international express delivery business, with approval or for the record document as well as a business license, the postal administrations for the express business license.

Postal authorities under the State Council for the express business license of the enterprise should be to inform the Administrative Department for industry and Commerce of their original registration.

Outside the company except as provided in the preceding paragraph, before the promulgation of this law by law to register with the Administrative Department for industry and commerce business express business enterprises, do not have the business express business requirements stipulated by this law, shall be reached within the period specified by the postal administration under conditions laid down in this law, late does not meet the conditions provided for in this law shall continue to operate express services.

86th of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities should be based on the actual situation of the region, develop specific approaches to support post to provide universal postal services. 87th article this law shall enter into force on October 1, 2009.

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