The National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: XinhuaThe National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: Xinhua
The National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: Xinhua

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Hong Kong national security law: how will China introduce it and who will be consulted?

  • The Standing Committee of mainland China’s legislature met last week to discuss security legislation that it is to impose on Hong Kong
  • With the committee holding a special meeting this weekend, who has the power to pass the law, and when might its text be made public?
Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
The National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: XinhuaThe National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: Xinhua
The National People’s Congress, which meets in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, has the power to amend Hong Kong’s mini-constitution. Photo: Xinhua
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