Adopted at the Fifth Session of the Fifth National People's
Congress and promulgated for implementation by Order No. 14 of the
Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's
Congress on December 10, 1982
Article 1 This Organic Law is formulated in accordance
with the provisions concerning the State Council in the
Constitution of the People's Republic of China.
Article 2 The State Council shall be composed of a
Premier, Vice-Premiers, State Councillors, Ministers in charge of
ministries, Ministers in charge of commissions, an Auditor-General
and a Secretary-General.
The Premier shall assume overall responsibility for the work of
the State Council. The Premier shall direct the work of the State
Council. The Vice-Premiers and State Councillors shall assist the
Premier in his work...