People's Republic Of China People's Armed Police Law

Original Language Title: 中华人民共和国人民武装警察法

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  People's Republic of China 17th President of the People's Republic of China Law on the people's armed police has been created by People's Republic of China on August 27, 2009, adopted at the 11th session of the Standing Committee of the tenth National People's Congress, are hereby promulgated and, as of the date of promulgation. People's Republic of China President Hu Jintao August 27, 2009 People's Republic of China people's armed police law (August 27, 2009 adopted at the tenth session of the Standing Committee of the 11th NPC) contents chapter I General provisions chapter II duties and responsibilities chapter III obligations and rights of the fourth chapter of safeguards chapter Chapter fifth sixth seventh chapter legal liability of supervision and inspection annex chapter I General provisions article in order to regulate the

And security of the people's armed forces to perform their duties, safeguard national security and social stability, and protect the legitimate rights and interests of citizens, legal persons and other organizations, this law is enacted.

Article people's armed police force to take national security tasks as well as a defensive war, tasks such as emergency rescue and disaster relief, to participate in national economic construction.

People's armed police forces are part of the country's armed forces.

Article people's armed police force is headed by the State Council and the Central Military Commission, under unified leadership combined with hierarchical command structure.

Article fourth people's armed police forces should abide by the Constitution and the law, and devoted to their duties, in accordance with the provisions of this law and other relevant laws and perform their duties.

Perform duties according to law of the people's armed police forces are protected by law.

Article fifth mission have made outstanding contributions to the people's armed police and to help perform tasks the people's armed police have made outstanding contributions to the citizens, legal persons and other organizations, in accordance with the provisions of relevant laws and regulations to give recognition and rewards.

Sixth the people's armed forces rank system, and the specific measures formulated by the State Council and the Central Military Commission. Second chapter task and duties seventh article people armed police forces implementation following security defend task: (a) national provides of guard object, and target and major activities of armed guard; (ii) relationship people's livelihood of important public facilities, and enterprise, and warehouse, and water to, and water, and power facilities, and hub of important parts of armed guard; (three) main traffic route important location of bridge, and tunnel of armed guardian; (four) prison and detention center of peripheral armed alert; (five) municipalities, province, and

Autonomous regions Government location of city, and other important city of focus regional, and special period of armed patrol; (six) assist police organ, and national security organ, and judicial administrative organ, and prosecutorial organ, and trial organ law implementation arrested, and hunt, and escort, and escort task, assist other about organ implementation important of escort task; (seven) participate in disposal riot, and riots, and serious violence crime event, and terrorist attacks event and other social security event; (eight) national gives of other security defend task. Article eighth mobility, using people's armed police force to perform security tasks, should adhere to the principle of strict approval, according to police.

Specific competence and procedures for approval by the State Council and the Central Military Commission. No unit or individual shall not violate the provisions of the transfer, use people's armed police force.

For violation of provisions of the mobilization and use of the people's armed police forces, the people's armed police force should refuse to perform, and to immediately report to their superiors.

Nineth policing unit in this unit can be charged duty of the people's armed police on duty work.

Tenth Article people armed police forces according to County above Government police organ of deployment implementation security defend task, can take following measures: (a) on access alert regional of personnel, and items, and transport for check, on according to provides not allows access of, be block; on forced access of, take necessary measures be stop; (ii) in armed patrol in the, by site Commander agreed, on has illegal crime suspected of personnel spot for questioned and identification its documents, on suspicious items and transport for check;

(C) assist in the implementation of the road traffic control or the site control; (d) for assembling a crowd to disrupt social order or target security on duty, to take the necessary measures to stop it to get rid of (v) depending on mission needs, related units and personnel to understand the situation or in the field to implement the necessary reconnaissance.

11th article people armed police implementation security defend task, found has following case of personnel, by site Commander agreed, should timely be control and transfer police organ, and national security organ or other has jurisdiction right of organ processing: (a) is implementation crime of; (ii) wanted put on of; (three) illegal carry endanger public security of items of; (four) is implementation against duty target security behavior of.

12th people's armed police were urgently needed to perform security tasks, and show the people's armed police identification, may be accorded precedence by public transport in case of traffic obstruction, and priority.

Article 13th people's armed police forces need to perform security tasks, in particularly urgent cases, Supreme Commander of field show the people's armed police identification, temporary units or personal equipment, vehicles, facilities, venues and other materials, shall be promptly returned after use, and pay the appropriate fees; damage, compensation in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State.

Article 14th people's armed police force to assist public security organs, organs of State security arrest, arresting task, according to the decided to assist authorities, assist in the search for suspects, the accused, offender personal and homes suspected of hiding suspects, the accused, offender or places for illegal goods, means of transport, and so on.

15th people's armed police to perform security tasks using apparatus and weapons, in accordance with the use of apparatus and weapons by the people's police-related laws and administrative regulations of the Executive.

16th people's armed police forces perform defensive tasks such as, emergency rescue and disaster relief, to participate in the country's economic construction, in accordance with relevant laws, administrative regulations and the relevant provisions of the State Council and the Central Military Commission.

Chapter III obligations and Rights article 17th people's armed police to perform tasks, and obey the commands, commands, and may not abuse their powers, neglect their duties.

Article 18th encountered the people's armed police citizen's personal and property safety violations or in other situations of distress, should aid in a timely manner.

19th the people's armed police shall not be any of the following acts: (a) unlawful deprivation of, restricting personal freedom, illegal search of someone's body, goods, vehicles, places of residence, and (ii) harboring and conniving illegal activities, (iii) to divulge State and military secrets and (iv) other violations.

Article 20th people's armed police mission shall, in accordance with the provisions, possession of the people's armed police documents.

21st people's armed police shall manners, courtesy, social morality, respects the religious beliefs and customs.

22nd people's armed police of the People's Republic of China National Defense law and the provisions of relevant laws and administrative regulations of servicemen's rights.

The people's armed police casualties among their duties, in accordance with the State regulations on military pensions and preferential treatments granted pensions and preferential treatments.

Fourth chapter 23rd on safeguards in order to protect the people's armed police force to perform security tasks, relevant State Council departments, local people's Governments at or above the county level and their departments concerned shall promptly furnish the people's armed forces headquarters, stationed in the administrative region of the people's armed forces should notify the social security situation and emergency situations.

Article 24th people's armed police force to perform security tasks, citizens, legal persons and other organizations should be given the necessary support and assistance.

Citizens, legal persons and other organizations perform security tasks for the people's armed police for assistance are protected by law.

25th the citizens, legal persons and other organizations to assist the people's armed police force causing personal injury and damage to property, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State, give pensions benefits and compensation.

Article 26th people's armed police force in carrying out national security tasks and related requirements for the construction, included in the central budget and local governments above the county level, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State are guaranteed.

27th goal units on duty and their competent departments shall, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State, on duty for the people's armed forces assigned to duty facilities, amenities and other necessary safeguards.

28th in the toxic, dust, radiation, noise and other pollution or high temperature, low temperature and hypoxia, as well as other harsh environment unit to perform security tasks of the people's armed police on duty, have the same protection and unit staff on duty conditions and welfare benefits, and by the operational unit or the competent authorities give them protection.

29th people's armed police force should be based on mission needs, strengthen the education and training of belongs to the people's armed police, improve the ability to perform tasks in accordance with law.

Fifth chapter article 30th people's armed police mission of supervision and inspection, should accept the people's Government and the relevant departments as well as the supervision of citizens, legal persons and other organizations.

Citizens, legal persons and other organizations on violations of the people's armed police, right to people's Government above the county level and their departments or people's armed police forces report and complaint.

31st people's Government above the county level and their departments receiving citizens, legal persons and other organizations on the people's armed police violation report, complaint, or find violations in the people's armed police on duty, shall promptly inform the people's armed police force.

Article 32nd people's armed police force received citizens, legal persons and other organizations accused, charged with, or received the people's Governments above the county level and the relevant departments of the people's armed police violations after the briefing should be investigated in a timely manner.

Article 33rd people's armed police force belongs to the people's armed police should be enforcing the law, administrative regulations and discipline supervision and inspection of the situation.
The sixth chapter legal liability

Article 34th people's armed police on duty, failure to perform a duty or disobeying superior decisions, orders, violation of regulations, the use of firearms, weapons, or with one of the acts listed in article 19th, disciplinary action in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Central Military Commission, constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

35th article violates provisions of the mobilization and use of the people's armed police force, the directly responsible person in charge and other direct liable persons shall be given disciplinary action.

Article 36th citizens, legal persons or other organizations kept the people's armed police from carrying out tasks, there are acts violating the Administration, by the public security organs shall be subject to administrative penalties for public security constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

The seventh chapter by-laws article 37th people's armed police force performing martial law tasks, in accordance with the People's Republic of China relevant provisions of martial law.

38th article of the Act come into force on the date of promulgation.