The Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China is a national law of China that serves as the de facto constitution of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Comprising nine chapters, 160 articles and three annexes, the Basic Law was adopted on 4 April 1990 by the Seventh National People's Congress and signed by President Yang Shangkun.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China’s top legislature said Hong Kong courts have no power to rule on the constitutionality of legislation under the city's Basic Law, which includes a proposed ban on face.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Martin Lee is a constitutional lawyer and was instrumental in drafting the so-called Basic Law of Hong Kong, that established the one country, 2 systems framework. He is also a supporter of the.. CBS News - Published
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