Standing Committee Of The National People's Congress On Amending The Election Of The National People's Congress And Local People's Congresses At Or Above The County Level Of The Pla Decision Approach

Original Language Title: 全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于修改《中国人民解放军选举全国人民代表大会和县级以上地方各级人民代表大会代表的办法》的决定

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The Standing Committee of the national people's Congress to amend the Chinese election the national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level approach, the decision has been made by People's Republic of China the 27th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC on June 30, 2012, are hereby promulgated and, as of the date of promulgation.
    
People's Republic of China President Hu Jintao
  The June 30, 2012

Standing Committee of the national people's Congress on amending the election of the national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level of the PLA decision approach

(June 30, 2012, adopted at the 27th session of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC)

The 27th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC decision on the Chinese people's Liberation Army elected national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level approach as follows: First, the fifth paragraph is changed to: "the people's Liberation Army soldiers, placed in the army and transferred to a place for retired, retirees, and civilian staff working in the army, staff, workers, non-active-duty service personnel as well as the relationship of other personnel in the army, join the army elections.

” Second, eighth, one paragraph is added as a third paragraph: "the Election Committee for a period of five years, until the exercise of authority to a new Election Committee.

” Third, the article is changed to: "the people's Liberation Army from 11 to 19 members of the Election Committee, shall have a Director and one Deputy Director of one to three people, several Committee members. Other elections from seven to 17 members of the Commission, have one Director, the Deputy Director of one or two persons, a number of Commission members.



Four, increased the tenth one, as the fifth item: "(v) determine whether the election results valid, announce the list of elected deputies".

Original tenth fifth to sixth. E increase in, 17th paragraph, as a fourth paragraph: "the Assembly of soldiers for a term of five years. Servicemen Congress representative term of Office starting from this military Congress held its first session, held its first meeting to the next session of the Assembly of soldiers so far.

” Six, the 18th article is changed to: "the Chinese Communist party organizations at all levels in the armed forces, can recommend candidates. Representative of the voters or the soldiers on behalf of ten or more, or you can recommend candidates. Presenter should inform the candidates of the Election Committee or the military Committee. Accept the recommended candidates to the Electoral Commission or military Committee to provide basic personal information. Basic situation of providing false, the Election Committee or Commission shall be to the voters or soldiers informed the Congress of representatives.



Seven, the 19th amendment as follows: "people's Liberation Army, elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level shall implement multi-candidate election, the number of candidates should exceed the quota of Deputies. "Directly elected by the voters, candidates should exceed the number of deputies from one-third to 1 time; by servicemen Congress elections, candidates should exceed the number of deputies from one-fifth to one-second.

” Section eight, the 20th is amended as: "directly elected by the voters, on behalf of the candidates by the Election Committee or the military Council, after representative list of candidates and the basic situation of candidates on election day before the 15th published and submitted to the voters of the constituency repeated discussions and consultations to establish an official list of candidates. If by mention representative candidates of number over this approach 19th article provides of highest difference proportion, by Election Committee or soldiers Committee make the the constituency of voters discussion, and consultations, according to more most voters of views, determine official representative candidates list; on official representative candidates cannot formed more consistent views of, for preselection, according to preselection Shi have votes how many of order, determine official representative candidates list.

Official candidate list as well as the basic situation of candidates should be made public prior to the election day on 7th. "The soldiers of the Corps-level units when deputies to the Congress in elections, nominations, works on behalf of a candidate shall not be less than two days. The candidates of the Election Committee in accordance with law lists as well as basic military issued on behalf of all the representative on the situation of candidates for deputies, discussion brewing. If the number of candidates for deputies in accordance with the provisions of article 19th balance proportion, direct vote. If the number of candidates exceeds the provisions of article 19th highest percentage difference, primaries, according to the order of the number of votes when the primaries, according to the soldiers wish to identify the specific difference of the same level, to establish an official list of candidates, voting.

” 22nd article nine, be modified to: "recommend candidates of organizations or individuals in the voter Panel or soldier on behalf of candidates recommended by the meeting of the Panel. Direct elections, the Election Committee or the military Council requested by the voters, should be representatives of organizations met the candidates and the voters, introduced by the candidate himself and answer voters ' questions. However, the introduction must stop for candidates on election day.

” Ten article 23rd, amended to read: "direct elections, each electoral district shall convene a military Assembly elections, or established in accordance with the principles of convenience of voters polling stations elections. Stations dispersed or voters with mobility, mobile ballot boxes. Voting by the military Committee or the Chair of the Election Committee.

” XI will be the 24th article is revised as follows: "people's Liberation Army, elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level, shall be by secret ballot. Elections should be the existence of secret writing.

” 25th article 12, be modified to: "they are if you go out during the election, agreed by the military Committee or the Election Committee, may in writing delegate any other voters to vote in his place. Each delegate that voters shall not be more than three people, and should be in accordance with the client's willingness to vote in his place.

” Adding a paragraph to article 13, 27th, second paragraph: "the close relatives of the candidate shall not act as scrutineers, and tellers.

” 14, will be the 37th article is revised as follows: "people's Liberation Army elected the city divided into districts, autonomous prefectures, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities and representatives of the national people's Congress, submitted his resignation in writing to the primary election of the Election Committee. Elected representatives of county-level people's congresses of the people's Liberation Army, to the constituency, the Election Committee or the military Commission submitted his resignation in writing. To accept the resignation, subject to Congress or soldiers passed by a majority of all the staff of the General Assembly and submitted to the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress and the army at this level-level of the Electoral Commission.

” Addition of a paragraph, as the second paragraph: "their duties and other reasons was unable to convene a Congress of soldiers, or above the regimental level Election Committee acceptable to the level of districts, autonomous prefectures, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, and deputies to resign. Elections Committee accepted the resignation of Deputies shall promptly inform the elected representatives of the Assembly of representatives of the military, and submitted to the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress and the army at this level-level of the Electoral Commission.



In addition, the seventh chapter title is changed to "the supervision of representatives and removed from Office, resignation, a by-election".

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

The Chinese people's Liberation Army election national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level shall be revised according to this decision the way, republished.

Election of the national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level of the PLA approaches

(June 10, 1981, the last session of the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress adopted at the 19th session

October 29, 1996 session of the national people's Congress Standing Committee 22nd meeting

On June 30, 2012, the 27th meeting of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC on amendments to the people's Liberation Army, the election of the national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level shall approach the decision amended)

Directory

Chapter I General provisions

Chapter Election Committee

Decisions of the Chapter delegates and distribution

The fourth chapter constituencies and electoral units

The fifth chapter on behalf of candidates for

Sixth chapter election process

The supervision of the representatives of the seventh chapter of the removal, resignation, and by-election
  The eighth chapter by-laws chapter I General provisions

Article in accordance with the People's Republic of China Constitution and the People's Republic of China National People's Congress and local people's congresses at various levels relevant provisions of the electoral code, these measures are formulated.

Second PLA servicemen and other persons participate in the election of the army in accordance with the approach to the election the national people's Congress and local people's congresses at or above the county level.

Article people's Liberation Army and the people's Liberation Army Corps-level unit set up an Election Committee.

The elections of the people's Liberation Army leadership of the Electoral Commission, the army, presided over the election of the Election Committee at the other levels.

Fourth company and other grass-roots units of the military Committee, presided over the elections.

Fifth people's Liberation Army soldiers, placed in the army and transferred to a place for retired, retirees, and civilian staff working in the army, staff, workers, non-active-duty service personnel as well as the relationship of other personnel in the army, join the army elections.

Garrison stations farther away from the residence of the local residents, military families have difficulty to participate in local elections, approved by the Election Committee or the military Commission, could join the army elections.

Sixth local factories, railways, waterways, representatives of the research units of the army, army personnel studying in local colleges can participate in local elections.

The seventh article of the persons listed in the article fifth, 18 years of age, without distinction as to nationality, race, sex, occupation, family background, religious belief, education, property status or length of residence, are eligible voters have the right to vote and to be elected.

Persons deprived of political rights according to law have no right to vote and to be elected.

Mentally ill could not exercise their voting rights, confirmed by the Election Committee, does not participate in the elections.
  Chapter Election Committee Eighth Army members of the Election Committee, approved by the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress.

Other levels of members of the Election Committee, approved by the Election Committee at a higher level.

Lower-level Electoral Commission led by the higher Election Committee.

A five-year term of the Election Committee, the exercise of authority to a new Election Committee so far. Nineth PLA Election Committee consists of 11 to 19 members, shall have a Director and one Deputy Director of one to three people, several Committee members.

Other elections from seven to 17 members of the Commission, have one Director, the Deputy Director of one or two persons, a number of Commission members.

Tenth Corps-level units of the Electoral Commission to organize and guide unit elections, for the following matters:

(A) review of soldiers Congress delegates;

(B) determine the election date;

(C) released the list of candidates for deputies;

(Iv) presided over the level of soldiers Congress or General Assembly vote;

(E) determine whether the election results valid, announce the list of elected deputies;

(Vi) presided over the level soldiers Congress or General Assembly removed and by-elections representative of people's Congress deputies, accepted his resignation.

11th Election Commission Office was set up specific host level on the part of the daily routine.

Office in the political institutions, staff members determined by the Election Commission.
  Decisions of the Chapter delegates and distribution

12th the quota of deputies of the people's Liberation Army shall be chosen and decided by the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress.

The 13th army district headquarters, units and the number of deputies to be elected in the Office of the Central Military Commission, elected by the people's Liberation Army Committee assignments.

14th local garrison places for local people's congresses at or above the county level should be selected, by the decision of the Standing Committee of the respective level of the station.

In connection with the elections, composed of provincial military commands, military, Standing Committee of the national people's Congress of the people's armed forces departments and resident consultation decisions; military regions of the province, autonomous region and municipalities, unified by the regimental level and consult with the Standing Committee of the people's Congress is responsible for decisions.
  The fourth chapter constituencies and electoral units 15th garrison election of county-level people's Congress representatives, by the presence in the administrative area of active duty personnel and participate in the election of the army personnel elected by constituencies.

Constituency divided by garrison units within the administrative area of the distribution of.

Constituency size, each constituency is to select one to three deputies.

16th district of the garrison to be elected municipal, autonomous prefectures, representative of the people's congresses of provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, soldiers convened by the Corps-level units shall be elected.

The army district headquarters, units and the General Office of the Central Military Commission's military Congress, election of Deputies. 17th Army Division-level units of the military Party Congress delegates, elected by the Congress of junior soldiers.

Subordinate units not held military Congress, elected by the Assembly of soldiers.

Brigade, the regimental units of the military representatives of Congress, soldiers convened by the company and other grass-roots units elected by the General Assembly.

Servicemen Congress convened by the Electoral Commission, soldiers convened by the Electoral Commission or the military Committee of the General Assembly. Servicemen Congress for a term of five years.

Servicemen Congress representative term of Office starting from this military Congress held its first session, held its first meeting to the next session of the Assembly of soldiers so far.
  The fifth chapter on behalf of candidates for

18th army elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level, nominated candidates in constituencies and electoral units. CPC organizations at all levels in the armed forces, can recommend candidates. Representative of the voters or the soldiers on behalf of ten or more, or you can recommend candidates. Presenter should inform the candidates of the Election Committee or the military Committee. Accept the recommended candidates to the Electoral Commission or military Committee to provide basic personal information.

Basic situation of providing false, the Election Committee or Commission shall be to the voters or soldiers informed the Congress of representatives.

19th army elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level shall implement multi-candidate election, the number of candidates should exceed the quota of Deputies.

Directly elected by the voters, candidates should exceed the number of deputies from one-third to 1 time; by servicemen Congress elections, candidates should exceed the number of deputies from one-fifth to one-second. Directly elected by the voters of the 20th article, on behalf of the candidates by the Election Committee or the military Council, after representative list of candidates and the basic situation of candidates on election day before the 15th published and submitted to the voters of the constituency repeated discussions and consultations to establish an official list of candidates. If by mention representative candidates of number over this approach 19th article provides of highest difference proportion, by Election Committee or soldiers Committee make the the constituency of voters discussion, and consultations, according to more most voters of views, determine official representative candidates list; on official representative candidates cannot formed more consistent views of, for preselection, according to preselection Shi have votes how many of order, determine official representative candidates list.

Official candidate list as well as the basic situation of candidates should be made public prior to the election day on 7th. Soldiers of the Corps-level units when deputies to the Congress in elections, nominations, works on behalf of a candidate shall not be less than two days. The candidates of the Election Committee in accordance with law lists as well as basic military issued on behalf of all the representative on the situation of candidates for deputies, discussion brewing. If the number of candidates for deputies in accordance with the provisions of article 19th balance proportion, direct vote.

If the number of candidates exceeds the provisions of article 19th highest percentage difference, primaries, according to the order of the number of votes when the primaries, according to the soldiers wish to identify the specific difference of the same level, to establish an official list of candidates, voting.

21st Congress of soldiers in the elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level when, representative of the candidates was not limited to the soldiers on behalf of the same level.

22nd or military Committee should be representative of the candidates of the Election Committee. Recommend candidates of organizations or individuals in the voter Panel or soldier on behalf of candidates recommended by the meeting of the Panel. Direct elections, the Election Committee or the military Council requested by the voters, should be representatives of organizations met the candidates and the voters, introduced by the candidate himself and answer voters ' questions.

However, the introduction must stop for candidates on election day.
  Sixth chapter election process The 23rd direct elections, each electoral district shall convene a military Assembly elections, or established in accordance with the principles of convenience of voters polling stations elections. Stations dispersed or voters with mobility, mobile ballot boxes.

Voting by the military Committee or the Chair of the Election Committee.

Soldiers vote of Congress, hosted by the Electoral Commission. 24th army elections for the national and local people's congresses at or above the county level, shall be by secret ballot.

Elections should be the existence of secret writing.

Voters due to disability or other reasons cannot be written votes may be entrusted with people he trusted to write. 25th voter if you go out during the elections, agreed to by the military Committee or the Election Committee, may in writing delegate any other voters to vote in his place.

Each delegate that voters shall not be more than three people, and should be in accordance with the client's willingness to vote in his place.

26th election people voted for the candidates, you can vote, you can choose any other voter, or abstain from voting.

The 27th after the close of polling, representatives of the elected by the voters or the military Council votes, counting officers or personnel of the military Commission and Electoral Commission will turnout and votes to be checked, recorded and signed by the Scrutineers.

Close relatives of the candidate shall not act as scrutineers, and tellers.

28th every election the vote of the vote than vote number is invalid, is equal to or less than the number of eligible works.

Each vote the number selected, void of more than the required number of deputies to be elected, is equal to or less than the number of deputies to be elected under the effective. 29th direct elections, the voter turnout of more than half of voters, election valid.

Candidates get to vote when a majority of the voters vote, begin was elected.

Servicemen Congress election, the votes of the candidates received a majority of all the representatives, begin was elected. 30th were representatives of a majority of the votes when the number of candidates exceeds the number of deputies to be elected, was elected by a vote.

If the votes cannot be determined when elected, should be equal to the number of votes a candidate voted again, and was elected by a vote. Obtained a majority of the votes of elected representatives is less than the number of deputies to be elected when insufficient places for another election. When another election, according to the order of number of votes at the first ballot, in accordance with the provisions of article 19th percentage difference, determine the list of candidates.

If you selected only one candidate should be for two people.

In accordance with the provisions of the preceding paragraph shall be separately when electing the deputies to the county level, candidates for deputies was elected by a vote, but shall not be less than the number of votes the vote of one-third; Congress of soldiers of the Corps-level units in a separate electoral districts, autonomous prefectures, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities and the national people's Congress representative, on behalf of candidates on behalf of all the soldiers represent over half of the votes, begin was elected.

31st election results by the Electoral Commission or military Committee in accordance with the measures to determine effectiveness and announced.
  The supervision of the representatives of the seventh chapter of the removal, resignation, and by-election 32nd army elected national and local people's congresses at or above the county level, by voters and the supervision of the units which elected them.

Voters or electoral units have the power to recall their elected representatives.

Article 33rd congresses at the county level, the original groups of ten or more electors, may appeal to the brigade or regimental-level Electoral Commission a written removal request. Recall request shall clearly state the reasons of removal.

Proposed to be recalled the military Conference on behalf of the right to defend himself or defend himself in writing.

Brigade or regimental-level Electoral Commission should remove request and issuance of the written defence representatives proposed to be recalled the original constituency.

Vote recall request, chaired by brigade or regimental-level election committees. 34th Congress of military meetings, Corps-level units of the Election Committee should be elected by the Assembly of soldiers at this level are proposed the recall of Deputies.

Recall shall clearly state the reasons of removal. Servicemen Congress meeting, proposed to be recalled at the meeting, representatives shall be entitled to defend himself or defend himself in writing.

After consideration, the recall vote.

35th voting to remove its representatives by secret ballot.

36th to dismiss representatives of county-level people's congresses shall be subject to the original selection by a majority of voters.

Remove deputies elected by the Assembly of soldiers and by the soldiers at this level on behalf of a majority of the representatives.

Dismissal resolution shall be submitted to the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress at the same level and the military level of the Electoral Commission. 37th army districts elected city, autonomous prefectures, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities and representatives of the national people's Congress, submitted his resignation in writing to the primary election of the Election Committee. Elected representatives of county-level people's congresses of the people's Liberation Army, to the constituency, the Election Committee or the military Commission submitted his resignation in writing.

To accept the resignation, subject to Congress or soldiers passed by a majority of all the staff of the General Assembly and submitted to the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress and the army at this level-level of the Electoral Commission. Their duties and other reasons was unable to convene a Congress of soldiers, or above the regimental level Election Committee acceptable to the level of districts, autonomous prefectures, provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities, and deputies to resign.

Elections Committee accepted the resignation of Deputies shall promptly inform the elected representatives of the Assembly of representatives of the military, and submitted to the Standing Committee of the national people's Congress and the army at this level-level of the Electoral Commission.

Article 38th vacancy for any reason during the term, the original constituencies or the electoral units have a by-election.

Local people's congresses at or above the county level elected by the people's Liberation Army, the term relocate administrative areas, its representative eligible to terminate itself, gap further by-elections.

At the by-election on behalf of, and on behalf of a candidate quota can be more than the quota of deputies to be elected, or equal to the number of Deputies.
  The eighth chapter supplementary articles The 39th election expenses of the people's Liberation Army, military spending.