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11.12.2013 18:53

Party to Change One-Child Policy after Plenum, Source Says

Population-control measures said to be major topic of discussion at 18th Central Committee's closed-door meeting
By staff reporter Chang Hongxiao

(Beijing) – The Communist Party is planning to alter the one-child policy shortly after a major meeting it is holding ends, a source close to the conclave says.

The change would allow any family that had one parent grow up as a single child have a second baby. Couples in China are currently only allowed to have a second baby if both parents were only children.

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