The third session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC), China's national legislature, started its second plenary meeting Monday.
Xi Jinping and other Chinese leaders attended the meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Li Zhanshu, chairman of the NPC Standing Committee, delivered a work report of the 13th NPC Standing Committee.
China's top legislature said in a report that it has provided legal support for anti-epidemic efforts and economic and social development.
China's top legislator Li Zhanshu Monday said he is confident of completing an important legislative task on safeguarding national security for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
China has been constantly improving the socialist legal system with Chinese characteristics, said a top legislature report.
The draft civil code submitted to the ongoing annual session of China's national legislature for deliberation represents a milestone in the country's advancement of the rule of law, according to a report.
China's top legislature will formulate a law on personal information protection this year, it said Monday in an annual work report.
China's top legislature will work to safeguard the constitutional order in Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions as stipulated in China's Constitution and the basic laws of the two regions, according to a report.
China's top legislature will focus its oversight work this year on winning the fight against poverty and building a moderately prosperous society in all respects, a report said.
China's top legislature will revise the Anti-Money Laundering Law, the Law on the People's Bank of China, the Law on Commercial Banks, and the Insurance Law this year, it said in an annual work report.
China's top legislature will strengthen international exchanges on public health legislation this year, it said Monday in an annual work report.
The NPC Standing Committee plans to revise the Wildlife Protection Law, the Law on the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases, the Frontier Health and Quarantine Law, and the Emergency Response Law, according to the report.