Full Text Of The Religious Affairs Of The Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, A Number Of Provisions

Original Language Title: 宁夏回族自治区宗教事务若干规定全文

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Full text of the religious affairs of the Ningxia Hui autonomous region, a number of provisions

    (May 31, 2013 Executive meeting of the people's Government of Ningxia Hui autonomous region, the 7th through June 3, 2013, the people's Government of Ningxia Hui autonomous region, the 54th published come into force on August 1, 2013) Chapter I General provisions

    First in order to regulate the management of religious affairs, guarantee citizens ' freedom of religious belief, maintaining religious harmony and social harmony, and under the regulations on religious affairs under the State Council and the relevant laws and regulations, this provision is enacted.

    Second autonomous region within the administrative area of activities and the management of religious affairs, and this provision shall be applicable. People's Government religious affairs departments above the county level in accordance with article III of the administrative area of national interest and public interests of the administration of religious affairs.

    Public security, civil affairs, land and resources, housing and urban-rural development, journalism, publishing, cultural relics and other relevant authorities, within their respective areas of responsibility is responsible for the administrative work associated with the religious affairs according to law.

    The township (town) people and subdistrict offices should do well the management of religious affairs in their respective administrative areas.

    (C) the competent departments of the Commission shall cooperate with the management on religious affairs.

    Chapter two places of worship

    Fourth established places of worship should be in line with the regulations on religious affairs under the State Council conditions laid down in article 14th. Preparations for the establishment of places of worship, religious sites for religious activities to be established the seat of the county-level people's Government religious affairs departments to apply. County-level people's Government religious affairs departments shall, from the date of receipt of the application in the 30th, sought to be established places of worship located village (neighborhood) committees and township (town) people's Government or the views of the subdistrict office.

    To be agreed to establish, district of the municipal people's Government Religious Affairs Department for approval.

    District municipal people's Government Religious Affairs Department shall receive the report of the county-level people's Government religious affairs departments agreed to establish within 30th of, to be agreed to set up, reported to the autonomous regional people's Government Religious Affairs Department for approval.

    Autonomous regional people's Government Religious Affairs Department shall receive a municipal district people's Government religious affairs departments agreed to set up a reporting date of 30th, to approve or not to approve the decision shall not be approved, shall state the reasons in writing.

    Fifth renovation, relocation, expansion of venues for religious activities shall be determined by its management organization including funding, scale, architectural styles, such as content-building programmes, in that place among the religious activities of religious citizens to sign up to more than two-thirds, district of the municipal people's Government Religious Affairs Department.

    Sixth new construction, renovation, relocation, expansion of venues for religious activities, must conform to land management, urban planning, cultural relics protection and fire protection requirements, and obtain the appropriate approval procedures. Seventh in the 30th after completion of construction of sites for religious activities shall, to the local people's Government religious affairs departments at the county level to apply for registration.

    Shall apply for the establishment of the new register renovation, expansion or relocation shall apply for registration of change.

    Relocation and design of sites for religious activities, the original site for religious activities shall be revoked, land use right according to law to recover.

    Article eighth of sites for religious activities shall establish a financial management system, and establishment of a financial management group, the site's financial management.

    Religious places should open a settlement account at the Bank; do not meet the opening requirements shall be kept by the financial management group, sites for religious activities must not be deposited in individual accounts or custody without authorization.

    Financial accounts of sites for religious activities should be published twice each year, the Religious Affairs Department, the supervision of religious groups and religious citizens; heads of religious places left office, people's Government religious affairs departments at the county level shall organize and conduct financial audits.

    Nineth religious activity sites may not host illegal missionary personnel.

    Tenth religious clergy or religious citizens of religious bodies, sites for religious activities in violation of the relevant provisions of the Act, to the place where the people's Governments above the county level shall report to the Department of religious affairs, Religious Affairs Department shall investigate and communicate results to the complaints (reporting).

    Chapter three religious teachers and administrators

    11th religious teachers and officers from the autonomous regions in accordance with religious teachers and administrators found that religious agencies found, reported to the autonomous regional people's Government Religious Affairs Department after filing, issue appropriate religious teaching staff qualifications.

    Without identification, registered members shall not engage in religious teachers and persons conducting a religious rite, pass through preaching, proselytizing, presided over the religious teaching.

    12th autonomous religious groups according to the religious teachers and personnel measures to lift religious faculty status, or religious clerics to give up, lose the status of religious clergy, autonomous religious community should be to the autonomous regional people's Government religious affairs departments dealing with the religious teachers, log off procedures to recover its religious clergy certificate and announcement.

    13th places of worship should be engaged with religious clergy sign employment contracts, the Parties shall adhere to the agreed contract.

    Religious teachers and officers presiding over the Senate after consultation by religious citizens with democratic selection, after religious groups agreed to the appointment book at the county level; need to hire outside the administrative area for the State shall abide by the relevant provisions of proposed appointees domicile, after signing the employment contract shall be reported to worship seat area of the municipal people's Government religious affairs departments.

    Autonomous administrative regions outside the religious activities of religious organizations or individuals in this State shall be subject to autonomous religious groups agree, and autonomous region people's Government Religious Affairs Department.

    14th permanent places of worship of religious teachers and personnel and training to implement a quota system, fixed number of places from the places of religious activities of religious bodies at the county level in accordance with practical advice, religious affairs departments at the same level.

    15th class or any other religious Scripture training sessions conducted by religious groups, should be before the 20th district of the municipal people's Government Religious Affairs Department.

    Religious groups organized class or any other religious Scripture course shall receive not completed nine years of compulsory education by school-age children and adolescents.

    16th autonomous region within the administrative area of various types of religious schools, religious courses may not be trans-province admission, TRANS-province admission requirements, should be reported to the autonomous regional people's Government Religious Affairs Department.

    National education in schools and other non-religious schools (classes), skills training courses, not courses in religion, may not set up places of worship, religious groups and organizations shall incorporate, may organize religious activities.

    17th religious places in permanent or temporary migrants, should be in accordance with the regulations of the floating population, based on my ID card to the living community floating population of integrated service stations (point) or the public security station residence registration, applying for a residence permit; mendicant order of monks who apply for residence registration, when applying for a residence permit should also hold the proof of residence issued by the local religious communities.

    The fourth chapter of religious activities

    18th the collective religious activities should be held within the legally registered places of worship, no organization or individual is allowed to outside venues for religious activities in preaching, evangelism, disseminating religious propaganda.

    Religious activities do not affect the order of mass production, work, study and life.

    19th State religious bodies, sites for religious activities organizations outside this autonomous religious citizens of the autonomous region to participate in the collective religious activities, should be out 30th County people's Government religious affairs departments of activity.

    Religious bodies, sites for religious activities religious citizens go out to participate in the collective religious activities of the Organization, shall comply with the requirements of road traffic laws and regulations, management of local authorities.

    The 20th article of the autonomous citizens of Muslim Pilgrimage abroad, by the Islamic Association of autonomous regional people's Government religious affairs departments and autonomous regions specific organization and implementation, coordinate with the relevant competent departments inside and outside the Organization, management, service, or any other organization or individual may unlawfully organized pilgrimage.

    Districts of the Islamic Association of city and county people's Government religious affairs departments, and shall cooperate with the citizen overseas Hajj-related work.

    Published 21st religious groups within religious information publications or other printed matter shall be in accordance with the provisions of the regulations of the administration of the printing industry under the State Council, after examination by the autonomous regional people's Government religious affairs departments, by the press and publication Department of the autonomous region confirmed.

    Public distribution of religious publications and publications involving religious content, audio and video products, according to the published regulations on the administration of audio and video products and the regulations of the State Council and the relevant provisions of the approval procedures of the autonomous region.

    The fifth chapter legal liability

    22nd article violates these provisions, stipulated by laws and administrative regulations on punishment, from its provisions.

    23rd national staff working in the management of religious affairs in the 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.

    24th article violates these provisions, any establishment of sites for religious activities or to renovate the venues for religious activities, relocation, expansion, and by the Religious Affairs Department ordered corrective action; illegal homes and structures, by the Department of housing and urban-rural construction law; there are acts violating the Administration, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

    25th article in violation of these provisions, without the consent of autonomous religious groups and autonomous regional people's Government religious affairs departments, religious organizations or individuals outside the autonomous region to conduct religious activities within the administrative area of the autonomous region, by the Religious Affairs Department to order the suspension of activities; acts violating the Administration, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

    26th a violation of this provision, religious activity of normal production, work, study and life of the masses, by the Religious Affairs Department ordered corrective action and given a warning.

    27th article in violation of these provisions, in places of worship other than preaching, sermons, circulated religious materials, by the Religious Affairs Department to order the suspension of activities, its religious pamphlets and other religious articles dealt with according to law; there are acts violating the Administration, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security.

    28th article violates these provisions, religious bodies or religious schools of any of the following acts, shall be ordered to stop by the Religious Affairs Department activity; plot heavy, ordered the religious bodies, sites for religious activities to replace direct responsible personnel; acts violating the Administration, they shall be given administrative penalties for public security:

    (A) unauthorized courses organized class or any other religious Scripture;

    (B) the organized class or any other religious Scripture course receive school-age children or youth did not complete nine years of compulsory education;

    (C) TRANS-province admission without authorization.

    29th a violation of this provision, national education in schools and other non-religious schools (classes), skills training and other courses in religion without authorization, or set up a site for religious activities, or the creation of religious groups and organizations, or organized religious activity, and ordered to stop activities by the Religious Affairs Department and given a warning.

    30th article violates this provision, this unauthorized organizations religious citizens to participate in religious activities outside the autonomous region to the Department of religious affairs according to law, shall be ordered to stop by the Religious Affairs Department activity; plot heavy, ordered the religious bodies, sites for religious activities to replace direct responsible personnel.

    31st article violates these provisions, without audit unauthorized printing of promotional materials on religious publications, printed matter or any other religious, by the Religious Affairs Department to order the suspension of activities and give a warning.

    The sixth chapter supplementary articles 32nd these provisions come into force on August 1, 2013.