Tan Chengxu Joined Liaoning Delegation Groups in Examination and Approval of Draft of Constitutional Amendments

Yesterday afternoon, Liaoning Delegation attending the first session of the 13th National People’s Congress was divided into groups to examine and approve the draft of the Constitutional Amendments. Tan Chengxu, NPC deputy and mayor of Dalian, said in his speech that the Constitution is tightly linked to the hard work and brilliant achievements of the Party and people, as well as the path they blazed and the valuable experience they accumulated. Amending the Constitution appropriately is inevitable for this era, essential for practice and necessary for the rule of law.

Tan Chengxu said in his speech, adding proper amendments to the Constitution is a major decision of the Central Committee on the basis of sticking to and developing the socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, and an important measure for the full promotion of ruling the country by law, as well as modernization of our governance system and governance capabilities, which will strongly promote and guarantee the party’s and nation’s development, effectively push and strengthen our socialist legal system construction.

Tan Chengxu said, writing the major theoretical perspectives and major principles and policies confirmed in the 19th National Party Congress, especially Xi Jinping’s socialism with Chinese characteristics of the new era in the fundamental law of our nation demonstrates new achievements, new experience and new requirements of our party’s and nation’s development, fully reflects the common will of the whole party and people of all ethnic groups. It is what the public wants, and is beneficial for generally maintaining the continuity, stability and authority of the Constitution of our nation, and further promotes the Constitution to advance with the times and to develop rapidly. It also provides powerful guarantee from the Constitution to stick to and develop the socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, realize the two centenary goals and the Chinese dream of the great renewal of the Chinese nation.