Some controversial features are common to codes elsewhere but other provisions are in sharp contrast to modern international practice, analysts say. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Some controversial features are common to codes elsewhere but other provisions are in sharp contrast to modern international practice, analysts say. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

How Hong Kong national security law compares to legislation in other countries

  • The new legislation is meant to address the security requirements of one country while straddling two very different political and legal systems
  • Some controversial features are common to codes elsewhere but other provisions are in sharp contrast to modern international practice, analysts say

Some controversial features are common to codes elsewhere but other provisions are in sharp contrast to modern international practice, analysts say. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
Some controversial features are common to codes elsewhere but other provisions are in sharp contrast to modern international practice, analysts say. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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