Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Preferential Treatment Of Older Persons Provides

Original Language Title: 新疆维吾尔自治区优待老年人规定

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(September 13, 2004 7th meeting consideration of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region people's Government on October 25, 2004, people's Government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, the 124th promulgated as of December 1, 2004) first in order to protect the legitimate rights and interests of the elderly, carry forward the Chinese nation's traditional virtue of respecting and supporting, in accordance with the People's Republic of China protection of rights and interests of the elderly Act and the provisions of the regulations of the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region to protect the legitimate rights and interests of the elderly, these provisions are formulated.
    Article 60 years old or older, can enjoy preferential services for the elderly in accordance with these regulations and preferential treatment. Third counties (cities) is responsible for the work of the above institutions, responsible for organization and coordination of this preferential treatment of older persons within the administrative area.
    Home, health, construction, agriculture, justice, culture, sport, and other relevant departments within the scope of their respective duties, is responsible for the preferential treatment of older persons work. Article fourth people over 60 years of preferential services for the elderly-permit holders enjoy the following preferential services: (a) when travelling by car, train, plane, priority tickets, tickets, pit stop, a car, an airplane, (ii) free notary offices, law firms and other legal advice provided by the legal advisory services.
    Due to the legitimate rights and interests are infringed, are required by law to have access to legal aid, priority access to legal assistance, (iii) to a medical institution, priority treatment, examination, testing, pricing, fees, medicine and hospital.
    Fifth article 65 age above of elderly holding elderly preferential treatment card, also can enjoy following preferential treatment: (a) free into Park, and Zoo, and Botanical Garden, Park in the Park except; (ii) free into public sports places for fitness or other sports exercise activities; (three) free visit Gallery, and Memorial, and cultural centers, and Museum, and Gallery and Memorial sex cemetery, free handle public library borrowing card; (four) to theaters see movie, and into landscape places district and tourist area implemented half price offers;
    (E) free travel on local buses; (vi) general outpatient registration fees waived, (VII) free use of public toilets.
    Sixth in the international year of older persons, national day for older persons, and autonomous regions during the Festival of the elderly, 60-64 years old can enjoy the preferential treatment provided for in article fifth.
    Article seventh 100 years or older, by County (City) people according to local appropriate special living allowances; counties (cities) is responsible for the work of medical institutions, where the Agency shall organize is 100 years old or older free physical examination once a year.
    Eighth 60-64 lost the ability to work in rural areas or with special difficulties, the elderly, and 65 years of age or older not responsible for village-level public service obligation.
    Nineth hotels, restaurants, telecommunications, banking, postal services, transport and other public services, should set up special services for older persons, providing timely, convenient, and quality service.
    Tenth no unit or individual may for any reason cancel enjoy preferential services for the elderly or preferential treatment shall not attach any conditions on the elderly enjoy preferential services or preferential treatment.
    11th preferential services for the elderly, or preferential treatment, should be at the entrance, fees, business houses and other places where appropriate, set priority, preferential treatment of older persons clearly marked.
    12th the elderly over the age of 60, can take the original identity cards to home counties (cities, districts) bodies responsible for ageing certification for preferential services for the elderly can also provide original identity card to the villagers ' Committee or community resident Committee, location of the villagers ' Committee or the community neighborhood Committee to counties (cities, districts) bodies responsible for ageing uniform certification for preferential services for the elderly.
    Seniors 65 years of age in accordance with the procedure provided for in the preceding paragraph received or renewal of old preferential treatment card. Bodies responsible for ageing shall promptly verify, certificates of free distribution of preferential services for the elderly, elderly people preferential treatment card (hereinafter referred to as the elderly card).
    Requirements included in the budgets at all levels.
    13th card of the elderly by the State agencies responsible for ageing unified style.
    Prohibition of the lent, fraudulent use, counterfeiting, altering and trading card in the elderly.
    Article 14th counties (cities) is responsible for the work of the above institutions shall organize and coordinate the relevant departments to favour the elderly work, strengthen supervision and inspection, set up telephone hotlines to receive reports and complaints, deal with disputes in a timely manner, safeguarding the legitimate rights and interests of the elderly. Article 15th in favour of outstanding achievements in work units or individuals in the elderly, by County (City) bodies responsible for ageing or the above level people's Governments shall give commendations and awards.
    On the non-implementation of this provision, by County (City) is responsible for the work of the above institutions shall be ordered to correct, and drew attention to the relevant departments of the people's Governments at the same level or give criticism and education; it refuses, by the agencies responsible for work in the news media to report.
    16th article violation this provides, lent, and take with, and forged, and variable made or sale elderly preferential treatment card of, by is responsible for ageing work of institutions recovered elderly preferential treatment card, and give criticism education; forged, and variable made elderly preferential treatment card, plot serious, constitute crime of, law held criminal; take with or using forged, and variable made of elderly preferential treatment card of, operators right to requirements party fill paid should paid of costs, and will about situation report is responsible for ageing work of institutions.
    17th article violates this provision of card fraud, spamming the elderly, by County (City) is responsible for the work of the above institutions withdraw the elderly card; the persons in charge and other direct liable persons, by their work units or by the competent authorities, impose administrative sanctions.
                    18th article of the regulations come into force on December 1, 2004.