BEIJING, December 30 -- The revised draft of People s Republic of China on the Protection of Wild Life was submitted to the 18th plenary session of Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC). It is the first time for the law to be amended on a large scale since it has taken into force in 1989. The articles of the law in the revised draft increase to 60 from 42. According to the revised draft, illegal online wild animal tradeis banned, and the List of endangered and protected species of China should be evaluated once in every 5 years.
By Xin Shuyu