Article published by Rule of Law Daily | “Ten Regulations” of the three organs of Henan Procuratorate highlight prevention and control according to law

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(Rule of Law Daily, April 6, 2022, 04 edition) Normalizing COVID-19 prevention and control Focuses on Strictly Fulfilling legal Obligations. The “Ten Regulations” of the Third Procuratorial Organs of Henan Province emphasize the coexistence of “human-to-human transmission” and “physical transmission” in accordance with the law, making COVID-19 prevention and control situation severe and complicated.As a populous province and a transportation hub, Henan province is under great pressure in epidemic prevention and control.How to improve the level of regular epidemic prevention and control and strengthen the “first line of defense”?In epidemic prevention and control, Henan province has emphasized “prevention and control according to law”.On March 24, the higher people’s court of henan province, henan province, henan provincial public security jointly issued by the people’s procuratorate on the strict legal duty to maintain normal order of the epidemic prevention and control of notice “(hereinafter referred to as the” notice “), has been clear about the units and individuals shall comply with the law, legal duty related matters, a total of ten specific content.Henan law inspection public three organs why issued “notice”?What legal obligations and responsibilities should units and citizens fulfill?The reporter of Rule of law Daily interviewed the draftsman of the circular.”The Novel Coronavirus pandemic poses a threat to everyone’s health. No one is an outsider.””It is every citizen’s legal obligation and social responsibility to actively participate in, support and cooperate with epidemic prevention and control,” said an official from the law enforcement supervision Department of henan Provincial Political and Legal Committee.”The circular highlights prevention and control in accordance with the law and regular epidemic prevention, which is also to fulfill the requirements of the provincial party Committee.”The controller introduces, said on January 29, epidemic prevention and control work in henan provincial party committee COVID 18-19 11th sessions to clearly put forward, in line with care, to prevent the spread of the masses, to the study on the relevant laws and regulations and clear normalized epidemic prevention and control under the condition of citizen should abide by legal obligations, to strengthen the citizens’ legal consciousness and social responsibility, improve the level of normalized epidemic prevention and control.In accordance with the deployment requirements of the PROVINCIAL Party Committee, the Provincial Political and Legal Committee took the lead in organizing the drafting of the Circular by the three provincial organs of law and Public Inspection. After soliciting opinions from the provincial Office of law-based governance by the Provincial Party Committee, the Provincial Health Commission and other departments and revising it repeatedly, the provincial High People’s Court took the lead in countersigning and issuing the circular by the provincial Procuratorate and the provincial Public Security Department, which enhanced the operability of law enforcement and judicial links.”Regular prevention and control has become the main feature of current work.The circular focuses on the normalization of epidemic prevention and control, and Outlines the legal obligations of organizations and citizens to participate in, support and cooperate with epidemic prevention and control in accordance with relevant laws and regulations.”According to the official, Article 1 of the Circular stipulates strict compliance with relevant laws and regulations on epidemic prevention and control and social management, voluntary commitment to participate in, support and cooperate with epidemic prevention and control, and strict implementation of all regulations on epidemic prevention and control.They are prohibited from obstructing or disrupting the order of epidemic prevention and control work, and from committing acts that harm public interests or disrupt social order.In response to some people’s concerns about the leakage of personal privacy during epidemic prevention and control, the relevant person in charge of the Public Security Department of Henan Province, who participated in the drafting, took a clear attitude: “There is no need to worry about this. The regulations in the Circular are specific and clear.””Notice” regulation, any units and citizens per capita may not warrant refuses to provide or delay provide necessary conditions and the epidemic prevention and control information, epidemic prevention and control for may violate the privacy of others has nothing to do with the epidemic prevention and control, it is forbidden to illegal collection, use, processing, transfer, or illegal trade, provide public others, personal information,It is strictly forbidden to divulge personal information gained during epidemic prevention and control work.The circular also stipulates that no unit or individual is allowed to fabricate or spread false information about the development of the epidemic or emergency response, falsely report the epidemic or deliberately disrupt public order by other means, or obstruct the normal epidemic prevention and control work of relevant departments and units.The Circular makes it clear that those who violate laws and regulations and fail to fulfill their legal obligations on epidemic prevention and control should bear corresponding legal responsibilities in accordance with the law.Those who commit relevant illegal acts during epidemic prevention and control shall be punished according to law;If the case constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be severely investigated according to law.No enterprise or individual business may violate relevant regulations on market operation and price control by driving up prices, hoarding and profiteering during epidemic prevention and control.”All the provisions of the Circular are in accordance with relevant laws and regulations and have a clear legal basis. They do not exceed the provisions of the law or put forward new requirements.”Henan Province higher People’s Court involved in the drafting said.The circular summarizes nine laws and regulations, administrative rules and judicial interpretations related to epidemic prevention and control, including the Criminal Law, the Law on prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases, the Law on Emergency Response to Emergencies, and the Regulations on Emergency Response to Public Health Emergencies, the official said.It clarified the legal provisions that units and individual citizens should abide by, the obligations they should undertake and the responsibilities they should bear for violating the legal provisions under the situation of normalized epidemic prevention and control.First, it has clarified the legal obligations that organizations and individual citizens should undertake: strictly abide by laws, regulations and provisions related to epidemic prevention and control and social management;Obey the command, voluntarily accept the investigation, inspection, sample collection, isolation treatment and other preventive and control measures;Self-protection, timely reporting of specific symptoms and receiving isolation, treatment and other measures;Timely reporting of confirmed and suspected cases;Assist in epidemic prevention and control in accordance with regulations, and ensure the daily needs of COVID-19 patients, carriers and suspected patients.Second, it clarified the behaviors that units and individual citizens are not allowed to carry out: they are not allowed to conceal, delay or falsely report confirmed or suspected cases or instruct others to do so;The legitimate rights and interests of COVID-19 patients, carriers and suspected patients shall not be harmed;Refuse to provide or delay reporting information and information necessary for epidemic prevention and control;Shall not violate the security of others’ personal information, shall not disclose others’ personal privacy;They shall not fabricate false information related to the epidemic, falsely report the epidemic or deliberately disrupt public order by other means.It shall not obstruct the normal epidemic prevention and control work of relevant departments and units;They may not violate the relevant regulations on market control and price control by jacking up prices, hoarding and profiteering, or disturbing market order.Third, it clarified the responsibilities and legal consequences of violating laws and regulations.”The current epidemic prevention and control situation is still grim and complex, and the next step will be to further strengthen the publicity of the circular, fully mobilize the enthusiasm of all sectors of society, work together to prevent and control the epidemic in accordance with the law and orderly, build a tight defense line for mass prevention and control, spare no effort to maintain social order, and resolutely win the battle against the epidemic.”Henan provincial Political and legal committee related person in charge said.Source: Zhongyuan Shield