New China law says children 'must visit parents'

1:39 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

New China law says children 'must visit parents'

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Grown children in China must visit their parents or potentially face fines or jail, a new law that came into effect on Monday says.
Grown children in China must visit their parents or potentially face fines or jail, a new law that came into effect on Monday says. China's new "Elderly Rights Law" deals with the growing problem of lonely elderly people by ordering adult children to visit their ageing parents.