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The Second Session of the 16th Municipal People's Congress Successfully Concluded
2019-01-13

Yesterday morning, after the second session of the 16th Dalian Municipal People's Congress successfully completed its agenda, it successfully closed in Dalian World Expo Center. The meeting called on all people of the city to unite more closely around closely unite around the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, hold high the great banner of Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics, emancipate the mind, keep pace with the times. We should concentrate on unity, work hard, make every effort to speed up the construction of the "two priority areas" and write a new chapter of Dalian's overall, all-round revitalization under the correct leadership of the municipal party Committee.

 

The executive chairmen of the conference include Tan Zuojun, Xiao Shengfeng, Li Ergong, Wang Jinliang, Liu Weimu, Liu Xiaobin and Jiang Jianguo.

 

Tan Zuojun, member of the standing Committee of the provincial party Committee and secretary of the municipal party Committee, Tan Chengxu, mayor, Wang Qiyao, chairman of the municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, and other municipal leaders attended the conference and took seats on the rostrum.

 

The closing meeting was presided over by Xiao shengfeng, executive chairman of the meeting and director of the standing Committee of the municipal people's congress.

 

The meeting voted to pass the revised "Dalian Environmental Protection Regulations", which were submitted to the Standing Committee of the Provincial People's Congress for approval before promulgation. The meeting voted to pass "the Resolution on the Work Report of Dalian Municipal People's Government" and approved "the Work Report of the Government".  "The resolution on the implementation of Dalian's 2018 national economic and social development plan and 2019 national economic and social development plan", "the resolution on the implementation of Dalian's 2018 budget and 2019 budget", "the resolution on the work report of the Standing Committee of Dalian Municipal People's Congress", "the resolution on the work report of Dalian Intermediate People's Court", "the resolution on the work report of Dalian Municipal People's Procuratorate" and the list of candidates for the relevant special committees of the 16th Municipal People's Congress were voted on and the constitutional oath was taken.

 

After completing the agenda, Xiao Shengfeng delivered a speech. He said that the second session of the 16th Municipal People's Congress of the city successfully completed the scheduled agenda with the joint efforts of all delegates. During the meeting, the representatives spoke clearly about politics, conscientiously performed their duties entrusted by the constitution and the law with a high sense of responsibility and mission. They fully promoted democracy, acted strictly in accordance with the law, carefully reviewed various reports, discussed the city's development plans. They also unified their thoughts and formed a consensus, which has accumulated new impetus and mapped out a new blueprint for the city's revitalization and development and accelerated the construction of the " two first districts". They focused on the overall situation of the city and highlighted the problem orientation. They put forward proposals and suggestions in accordance with the law around comprehensively deepening reform, stimulating innovation power, promoting coordinated development, accelerating ecological construction, deepening open cooperation and ensuring improvement of people's livelihood. This reflects the representatives' strong sense of performing their duties in accordance with the law, their mission commitment and their unremitting pursuit of a strong desire to revitalize development.

 

Xiao Shengfeng pointed out that this year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of New China and is the key year to build a well-off society in an all-round way and achieve the goal of the first century. This congress bears an important historical mission and the deep support of all people of the city. The society pays close attention to it and it is of great significance. The congress deliberated and approved various work reports, and the resolutions and decisions adopted by the vote reflect the common will and wishes of all people of the city. They will play an important role in further uniting the strength of all parties, stimulating the enthusiasm and creativity of the people of the whole city, and realizing the objectives and tasks set by the 7th and 8th plenary sessions of the 12th CPC Central Committee. This is a united and progressive conference, and also a conference to start Dalian's new journey of revitalization and development.

 

Xiao Shengfeng finally said that great dreams inspire us to continuously struggle and great times inspire us to forge ahead.  Let's unite more closely around the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core, hold high the great banner of socialism with Chinese characteristics, thoroughly study and implement Xi Jinping's socialist thought with Chinese characteristics in the new era. Do not forget your initiative mind, keep in mind the mission, work hard and make unremitting efforts to build a well-off society in an all-round way. We work to speed up the construction of the "two priority zones", push forward the all-round, all-round revitalization of Dalian in the new era and make unremitting efforts to write the Dalian chapter of the Chinese dream of the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.

 

The conference ended with the magnificent national anthem.