From February 25th to March 6th, the 15th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference was held in Beijing. The standing members attended the 17th meeting of the Standing Committee of the Fifth National People's Congress, heard a report by Yao Yilin, deputy prime minister of the State Council and director of the State Planning Commission, on adjusting the 1981 national economic plan and national fiscal revenue and expenditure, and heard the Ministry of Civil Affairs The Minister and Director of the National County-level Direct Election Work Office Cheng Zihua's report on the country's county-level direct election work. He heard the report of the president of the Supreme People's Court and special court tribunal Yangtze River on the trial of Lin Biao and the Jiang Qing counter-revolutionary group. The explanation of the regulations of the State Administration of Labor Kang Yonghe on the treatment of visiting relatives of employees (revised draft). The meeting also heard the introduction of Zhang Youyu, deputy secretary-general of the Constitution Amendment Committee, on the constitutional amendments, and Liu Ningyi, secretary-general of the CPPCC constitutional amendment committee, on the constitutional amendments of the CPPCC. The meeting discussed the above reports in groups, and finally passed the resolution of the Standing Committee of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on adjusting the 1981 National Economic Plan and the National Financial Revenue and Expenditure Report.
On March 27, Shen Yanbing, Vice Chairman of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Honorary Chairman of the National Federation of Cultural Associations, and Chairman of the Chinese Writers Association, died in Beijing at the age of 85. Shen Yanbing was one of the party's earliest party members and participated in the party's early preparations. In 1928 he lost organizational ties with the party. According to Shen Yanbing's request during his lifetime, on March 31, 1981, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China decided to restore his party membership in the Chinese Communist Party, with a party age beginning in 1921.
On October 9, all sectors of the capital held a grand commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the 1911 Revolution. Hu Yaobang pointed out in his speech at the conference that in the current period, our internal and external tasks can be summarized into three major issues: the realization of the "four modernizations", safeguarding world peace, and completing the great cause of reunification. The demand for an end to the separation of Taiwan from the mainland of the motherland as soon as possible has become an increasingly irresistible historical trend. The Taiwan issue is purely an internal affair of our country. This problem must be solved by leaders and people on both sides of the strait. Hu Yaobang called for the third Kuomintang-Communist cooperation and, as the leader of the Communist Party, invited Mr. Jiang Jinguo and other people from all walks of life to visit the mainland. He said, if we can understand each other, respect each other, cooperate for a long time, and go through the same storms and storms, so that my ancient civilization of thousands of years can truly stand up in the world, Mr. Zhongshan must laugh at Jiuquan.
From November 28 to December 14, the fourth meeting of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference was held in Beijing. The meeting heard and discussed the "Work Report of the Standing Committee of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference" made by Xu Dezhen, vice chairman of the CPPCC National Committee. During the meeting, all the members present attended the fourth meeting of the Fifth National People's Congress and heard a report by the State Council Premier Zhao Ziyang on "The Current Economic Situation and the Guidelines for Economic Development in the Future". "Report on the Implementation of the National Accounts of 1980 and the Estimated National Budget of 1981", "The Work Report of the Standing Committee of the Fifth National People's Congress" by Yang Shangkun, Vice Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, and the Civil Procedure Law, Economic Contract Law, Explanation of the draft foreign corporate income tax law, the Supreme People's Court's Work Report issued by the Supreme People's Court, Changjiang Hua, the Supreme People's Procuratorate's Prosecutor Huang Huoqing's Work Report of the Supreme People's Procuratorate, and the Minister of Forestry Yong Wentao's Explanation of the motion of voluntary tree planting. The meeting passed the Resolution of the Fourth Session of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference on the Work Report of the Standing Committee, and the Resolution of the Fourth Session of the Fifth National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference on the Review of Proposals. . The meeting co-opted Liu Fei and Dong Qiwu as vice chairmen of the CPPCC National Committee, and 19 people including Ye Duyi were elected as members of the Standing Committee.