In the event of unexpected disaster, the Council should be immediately adjourned, stop political dispute and fully support the government's relief measures. No members of political parties in Parliament shall disrupt and hinder the Government's relief efforts. After the relief, the Council shall review the adequacy of relief efforts.
In the event of unexpected disaster, the Government shall declare state of emergency in disastrous areas. The emergency response forces shall arrive at the disastrous site in the first time, in order to relief and control the situation of the disastrous areas. At the same time, the Government shall quickly mobilize official and civil efforts to relief the disastrous area with material and financial resources. After the relief, any government officials or citizens who interfered with, obstructed or resisted the relief operations shall be subject to criminal charge of dereliction or other responsibility. After the relief measure, the Government shall revise and improve the state of emergency plans based on the experiences and lessons, in order to response to the next disaster more efficiently and carry out effective relief operations.
In the event of unexpected disaster, all political parties, organizations, groups and individuals shall not hold rallies, processions, demonstrations, strikes and petitions, or other political and social activities that may interfere with or obstruct the government's relief efforts within the announced level 1 and level 2 state of emergency regions. Citizens in disastrous areas, regardless of membership of political parties, organizations or groups, must follow the direction of disaster relief. Political disputes shall be set aside and the governmentós relief efforts shall receive full support.
Chairman of China Democracy Party
It was published on World Journal on May 25, 2008.