On January 20th, 2020, Regulations of Shanghai Municipality on the Promotion of the Construction of Science and Technology Innovation Center (hereinafter referred to as Regulations) was approved during the fourth plenary session of the third session of the 15th Shanghai Municipal People’s Congress. The research team from SISS has played a significant role during the research and the process of congress deliberation.
Chang Jing and Qiu Xun have close cooperation with Science and Technology Commission Shanghai Municipality and Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Justice and promoted relevant researching, drafting and compiling work in accordance with the legislative demands since January 2019. The research has established the basic framework and main clauses of Regulations. Through the form of symposium, demonstration will, written comment and other approaches, the team has received opinions in all respects from Shanghai Municipal People' Congress, Shanghai Political Consultative Committee, relevant administrative departments, enterprises, college and universities, research institutes and other organizations. Furthermore, the Regulations accomplished after times and times demonstrations and precise amendments. In September, Qiu Xun assisted the Legislative Affairs Commission of the Standing Committee with many times of reviews and amendments after deliberation of Shanghai Municipal People’s Government.
From January 16th to 18th, 2020, the third session of the 15th Shanghai Municipal People’s Congress deliberated the Regulations at groups. Chang Jing, from our institute and Zhang Yu, from the Statistical Evaluation Office, joined the working team of group deliberation. Two core members of research worked with carefulness and responsibility, made the summary of significant problems raised by deputies. Moreover, they also took part in the amendment process during the session, which firmly supported the reviews and amendments of the Regulation. Song Jia, deputy director of the Shanghai Science and Technology Development Research Center, has taken part in relevant researches and amendments.