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PRC Regional Ethnic Autonomy Law

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Name: REAL.pdf
Title: China Ethnic Autonomy Law.pdf
Author: Chinese National People’s Congress
Publisher: http://www.china-un.ch/
Language: Mandarin
Publish Year: 1984
Publish Location: Beijing, China
File uploaded by: Adam Hinden

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This Chinese law, passed in the 1984 by the National People’s Congress, developed a political system to assemble indigenous government bodies, protect the rights of indigenous peoples, and provide special benefits and exemptions to indigenous peoples. It provided these provisions to the already-established ethnic minority zones in Inner Mongolia, Xinjiang, Tibet, Ningxia, and Guangxi. This law serves as the foundation for indigenous (ethnic minority) policy in China.