China is overhauling its immigration law regime. A new Exit-Entry Administration Law (EEAL), enacted by the National People’s Congress Standing Committee, became effective July 1, 2013. New State Council regulations became effective Sept. 1, 2013.
On July 12, 2013, the State Council made public regulations implementing the law. The new regulations became effective on September 1, 2013. They differ significantly from draft regulations which had been released for public comment by the State Council on May 3, 2013.
The government’s English translation of the regulations follows. (source)
May 27 (Monday) at 2pm: The State Council has released draft regulations to implement China’s new immigration law, which becomes effective on July 1. This panel discussion will cover key provisions of the law and regulations that foreigners and companies employing them should prepare for, such as: