Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region

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Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People' s Republic of China  (1993) 
National People's Congress
Adopted by the Eighth National People's Congress at its First Session on 31 March 1993
Decision of the National People's Congress on the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Law Decision of the National People's Congress on the Establishment of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
Decision of the National People's Congress on the Method for the Formation of the First Government, the First Legislative Council and the First Judiciary of the Macao Special Administrative Region
Decision of the National People's Congress on Approving the Proposal by the Drafting Committee for the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region on the Establishment of the Committee for the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region under the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress
The design of the regional flag of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China
The design of the regional emblem of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China

Decree of the President of the People's Republic of China No. 3

I hereby promulgate the Basic Law of the Macao Special Administrative Region of the People' s Republic of China, including Annex I, Method for the Selection of the Chief Executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region, Annex II, Method for the Formation of the Legislative Council of the Macao Special Administrative Region, Annex III, National Laws to Be Applied in the Macao Special Administrative Region, and designs of the regional flag and regional emblem of the Macao Special Administrative Region, which was adopted at the First Session of the Eighth National People' s Congress of the People ' s Republic of China on 31 March 1993 and shall be put into effect as of 20 December 1999.

Jiang Zemin

President of the People's Republic of China

31 March 1993


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