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The commission’s standing committee on plants, animals, food and feed has scheduled a vote among member states for Wednesday.
Ahead of China’s 19th Party congress next month, when most positions on the Politburo standing committee will turn over—President Xi and Prime Minister Li Keqiang will stay on—the prospects for change are dim.
In our opinion, for a start the Mental Health Trust Authority bylaws should be amended to require the establishment of a standing committee that would catalog the rights of the disabled and the number and type of complaints.
Alabama House Speaker Mac McCutcheon today announced appointees to a new House standing Committee on Fiscal Responsibility.
Joining him then on the standing committee was Zhang Gaoli, who ran the large metropolis of Tianjin.
The other six standing committee members only appear in a small group photo below.
For Wang to stay on in the standing committee, though, his age is a big obstacle thanks to the party's unwritten mandatory retirement age of 68.
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