Introduction To The Hong Kong Basic Law

Author: Danny Gittings
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
ISBN: 9888139487
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This book enables the reader to quickly acquire a much better understanding of them." — South China Morning Post "As Professor Gittings points out in his book, which includes a chapter on what might happen after Hong Kong’s 50-year ...

Law Legal Culture And Politics In The Twenty First Century

Author: Guenther Doeker-Mach
Publisher: Franz Steiner Verlag
ISBN: 9783515083171
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Judges and Judicial Power under the Hong Kong Basic Law PETER WESLEY-
SMITH 1. Introduction Hong Kong presents the intriguing picture of a common
law legal system operating within an alien framework. It has also suffered the
recent transition from a nineteenth-century colonial constitution to a modern
codified constitution promulgated by the People's Republic of China. Both
aspects are troublesome. In relation to the first, for example, the concept of the
separation of powers ...

Introduction To Crime Law And Justice In Hong Kong

Author: Mark S. Gaylord
Publisher: Hong Kong University Press
ISBN: 9622099785
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An essential text for anyone interested in crime, law and justice in Hong Kong, this book offers the only comprehensive survey of all the major parts of Hong Kong's criminal justice system.

Law And Legal Culture In Comparative Perspective

Author: Günther Doeker-Mach
Publisher: Franz Steiner Verlag
ISBN: 9783515085601
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Judges and Judicial Power under the Hong Kong Basic Law PETER WESLEY-
SMITH 1. Introduction Hong Kong presents the intriguing picture of a common
law legal system operating within an alien framework. It has also suffered the
recent transition from a nineteenth-century colonial constitution to a modern
codified constitution promulgated by the People's Republic of China. Both
aspects are troublesome. In relation to the first, for example, the concept of the
separation of powers ...

Hong Kong After The Basic Law

Author: Hsin-chi Kuan
Publisher: IRPP
ISBN: 9780886451158
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Hong. Kong. After. the. Basic. Law. 1. INTRODUCTION Hong Kong is "a
borrowed place, borrowed time."1 It was borrowed as a British colony by a series
of what the Chinese government regards as "unequal treaties". It is on borrowed
time since the bulk of Hong Kong's territory, known as the New Territories, was
leased in 1898 to Britain for a period of 99 years and that lease expires on July 1,
1997.2 The different parts of Hong Kong are now so economically integrated that
without the ...

China S Hong Kong Transformed

Author: Ming K. CHAN
Publisher: City University of HK Press
ISBN: 9629371685
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Zhenmin WANG Introduction The Basic Law is the mini-constitution of the Hong
Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). Article 31 of the Chinese
Constitution (1982) provides that the State may establish special administrative
regions when necessary. The systems to be instituted in special administrative
regions shall be prescribed by law, as enacted by the National People's
Congress (NPC) in light of the specific circumstances. The implication of Article
31 is that the NPC may ...