New Regulations for Letters of Petition
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On May 1, 2005, the new “State Council Regulations for Letters of Petition” was put into effect. After the State Council abolished the “detain and deport” system, citizen visits and letters came flooding in. According to statistics from the Bureau of State Letters and Visits, the amount of letters and visits rece…

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Xu, Zhiyong, “New Regulations for Letters of Petition”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 16 December 2017 <>

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