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(China/South China Sea) A new People’s Republic of China (PRC) Coast Guard Law caught regional and international attention at the beginning of the year

Lan Anh Nguyen Dang writes for Jamestown Foundation: A new People’s Republic of China (PRC) Coast Guard Law (中华人民共和国海警法,Zhonghua renmin gongheguo haijing fa) caught regional and international attention at the beginning of the year (Vnexpress, January 30; Kyodo News, February 9; Inquirer, February 12; South China Morning Post, February 25). It is one of many notable legislative projects in the maritime and security domain that the Standing Committee of China’s 13th National People’s Congress (全国人大常委会,quanguo renda changwei hui) has deliberated and passed during the last year and a half.

go to Jamestown Foundation website: Implications of 2020 and 2021 Chinese Domestic Legislative Moves in the South China Sea – Jamestown