The text of the Chinese Communist Party Regulations on Openness in Party Affairs was published on December 25, 2017. What follows is a full text English translation of this extremely important document.
Chinese Communist Party Regulations on Openness in Party Affairs
(For Trial Implementation)
Chapter I. General Principles
Article 1. The Present Regulations are enacted according to the Constitution of the Communist Party of China, in order to implement the spirit of the 19th Party Congress; promote the overall development of comprehensively strictly ruling the Party; strengthen and standardize openness in Party affairs; develop democracy within the Party; strengthen supervision within the Party; allow all Party members to better understand Party affairs and participate in them; mobilize and organize the People’s masses to implement the Party’s theory, line, and policy; improve the Party governing capability and level of leadership.