China’s NPC to deliberate on family planning law

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National People’s Congress (NPC) on Tuesday said China’s Population and Family Planning Law would summit a draft of amendment to the standing committee of NPC for its deliberation.

The NPC, china’s top legislature session is scheduled to convene in August, according to a statement issued after a meeting of the Council of Chairpersons of the NPC Standing Committee.

The Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council have released a decision on improving birth policies to promote long-term and balanced population development.

It noted that the country will support couples who wish to have a third child and will implement relevant supporting measures. (Xinhua/NAN)