The Standing Committee of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), China’s political advisory body, plans to convene its 24th session in January 2018.

Yu Zhengsheng, chairman of the CPPCC National Committee, presided over the 67th chairpersons’ meeting Friday, at which the draft of the work report of the Standing Committee of the CPPCC National Committee was passed.

The schedule and draft agenda of the upcoming session were also approved at Friday’s meeting and will be deliberated at the session in January.