Office of Workers, Youth and Women, Committee on Internal and Judicial Affairs of the National People's Congress

March 28, 2006  Editor: huangjuan

The Office of Workers, Youth and Women, is an important part of the Committee on Internal and Judicial Affairs of NPC. In daily work, it is responsible for contacting the governmental departments and NGOs concerned with the problems of guaranteeing the rights and interests of women and children. The main responsibilities are: to carry out the research and draft in terms of the legislation on women, children and juveniles and do the preparations before the discussion of the law cases; to undertake the drafting of the opinion documents discussed by the presidium of the NPC; to make examinations on the status of the implementation of the laws on women, children and juveniles; to check on the records of the local statutes of women, children and juveniles; and to deal with the letters from the masses about women, children and juveniles. 

The people's congresses, at various levels in provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the Central Government, have corresponding institutions for guaranteeing the rights and interests of women and children.

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