Criminal law amendment (nine) to underline the bottom line for network behavior

newspaper news (reporter Ye Yuting) November 1st, the "People’s Republic of China criminal law amendment (nine)" (hereinafter referred to as the "criminal nine") came into force, network rumors, leaks of personal information and other official penalty. Professor Wang Sixin director of the research center of Communication University of China network law and intellectual property rights said: "Nine" "criminal network acts out of the bottom line, will play the role of escort for the development of the national network security."

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" penal provisions, "violation of state regulations, sell to others or to provide personal information, if the circumstances are serious, three years imprisonment or criminal detention, or impose a fine; if the circumstances are especially serious, more than three years of fixed-term imprisonment of seven years and shall also be fined".

Research Center of China University of Political Science and Law

propagation method deputy director Zhu Wei believes that this is "Nine" punishment about network security of the changes in the most significant one, "personal information right is a right of personality has been controversial, and now the criminal law has given a positive answer. This change will affect the protection of personal information and the protection of the right of personality in the civil code".

according to Zhu Wei, China’s current civil rights protection and protection of personal information relating to the protection of the laws and regulations have nearly 200, but the relevant criminal protection is still lacking. At present, our country is not about the law on the protection of personal data and special information, personal data being infringed, involved often bear only civil liability and administrative liability, illegal low cost, criminal law is legally binding, the relevant behavior into the punishment is most important for the protection of citizens’ information.

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" punishment also stipulates that "made up of danger, disaster, epidemic, false alarm, spread on the information network or other media, or knowingly the false information deliberately spread in the information network or other media, seriously disrupting social order, three years imprisonment, criminal detention or control; causing serious consequences, more than three years of fixed-term imprisonment of seven years".

"now, a lot of rumors that endanger social stability are spread through the internet. Previously, people always ignore the responsibility of communication, now "Nine" punishment will be acting and communicators are listed as a constraint object, it would be better to purify the Internet environment." Zhu Wei said. Blog world editor, WeChat public operators Tang Yong also said: "the audience has a quiet environment, which is conducive to the dissemination of quality information."

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" punishment stipulates that "the provisions of laws and administrative regulations of information network security management does not fulfill the obligations of Internet service provider, by the regulatory authorities ordered to take corrective measures and refuses to correct one of the following circumstances, three years imprisonment, criminal detention or control, or impose a fine gold: (a the spread of a large number of illegal information); (two) the disclosure of user information, causing serious consequences; (three) resulting in the loss of evidence in criminal cases, if the circumstances are serious; (four) there are other serious circumstances".

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