China: Legal experts call for agency to oversee constitution

4 December 2014
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Experts have called for an independent "constitutional commission" within the NPC. Photo: Reuters
<p>The government should set up an independent agency to oversee implementation of constitutional rule, legal experts say.</p><p>A system should also be established to ensure government entities and officials abide by the constitution.</p><p>The recommendations follow the recent plenary session of top leaders who pledged to promote constitutional rule. The national legislature has designated today as the country's first Constitution Day.</p><p>Both suggestions could be accomplished by institutional reform, experts said.</p>
Read the full article here: South China Monitoring Post


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