SGS Supply chain Assessments and Solutions-China Legislation Updates on Social Responsiblity
Collecting and compliance with the legislation timely are keys to supply chain assessment. Thereby, the relative updates will be displayed as below. Minimum wage is always one of the prevailing topics. Since 2016, minimum wages standard has been raised in 9 provinces and cities. In addition, there are updates on law of occupational disease prevention and treatment, Vocational School Student Internship Regulation and etc.
1. The standard of minimum wages has been raised in nine provinces and cities.
Since 2016 year, the minimum wage standard has been successively raised in Liaoning, Jiangsu, Chongqing, Shanghai, Hainan, Shandong,Hebei, Tianjin and Beijing. After adjustment, Shanghai has the highest monthly minimum wage in China. For more information, please visit SGS Minimum Wages Map.
2. The new law on the occupational disease prevention and treatment have been implemented on 2 Jul,2016
The revised law of occupational disease prevention and treatment were passed on 21th conference of 12th standing committee of the National People's Congress and were implemented from 2 Jul,2016.
3. The Ministry of Education,the Ministry of Finance etc issued Vocational School Student Internship Regulation
The Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, the State Administration of Work Safety and China Insurance Regulatory Comission issued Vocational School Student Internship Regulation, it focus on the outstanding problem during intership,further institutionally standardize and strengthen the intership management of vocational school student.
4. The province transfer approval process of Hazardous waste has been officially cancelled
According to the new Environmental Pollution Prevention and Control law of Solid Wastes, the province transfer approval process of hazardous waste has been officially cancelled. It helps speed up the market operation and regional competition of hazardous waste.
5. The State Council issued the Notice on Comprehensive Control Scheme of Hazardous Chemicals
Recently, the State Council issued the Notice on Comprehensive Control Scheme, propose the relocating prjects of hazardous chemicals enterprise near population will be started, further sort out the number of the hazardous chemicals enterprise in populated area, make sure the relocating enterprise's list through quantitative risk assessment.
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