China Passes Biosecurity Law to Prevent Infectious Diseases

China passes biosecurity law to prevent infectious diseases

China Passes Biosecurity Law to Prevent Infectious Diseases Photo

SHANGHAI: China’s top legislative body passed a new biosecurity law aimed at preventing and managing infectious diseases, state news agency Xinhua reported late on Saturday.

The National People’s Congress Standing Committee voted to adopt the law on Saturday, according to Xinhua, and it would come into effect on April 15, 2021.

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