Agency for Offices Administration of the Central Military Commission
中央军事委员会机关事务管理总局
Agency overview
Formed2016
TypeFunctional department of the Central Military Commission
JurisdictionPeople's Liberation Army
HeadquartersMinistry of National Defense compound ("August 1st Building"), Beijing
Agency executive
  • PLAAF Maj Gen Liu Changchun [zh], Director
Parent departmentCentral Military Commission
Websitechinamil.com.cn


The General Agency for Offices Administration of the Central Military Commission [1] (Chinese: 中央军委机关事务管理总局) is a first-level functional agency under the Central Military Commission of the People's Republic of China. It was founded on January 11, 2016, under Xi Jinping's military reforms.[2]

The agency is in charge of providing administrative support to all CMC departments and subsidiary organs. It plays a role in provisioning supplies, basic administrative support, and in particular it is in charge of managing the payment of military wages.Military Commission and the subordinate and directly subordinate units. The General Agency is located in Xicheng District, Beijing.[3] The bureau’s first director was Major General Liu Zhiming, former head of the Shenyang Military Region Joint Logistics Department.[4]

History

In March 1950, the Administration Department of the General Staff of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) was formed.In July 1954, it was included in the organization chart of the General Staff Department of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, and was renamed as the "Administration and Economy Department of the General Staff Department of the Chinese People's Liberation Army".In January 1955, the Administration Department of the General Staff began to operate under the supervision of Zhu Zaoguan, Deputy Director of the General Office of the Central Military Commission (CMC). In September 1960, the General Staff Administration Department was abolished, and the Ministry of National Defense's Office Management Bureau was set up instead. In October 1963, the Ministry of National Defense Office Management Bureau was changed into the Administration Bureau of the General Staff Department of the People's Liberation Army, and was placed directly under the General Staff Department of the PLA. In December 2003, it was expanded to become the Department of Management and Security of the General Staff of the People's Liberation Army.[5]

In January 2016, as part of the 2015 People Republic of China's Military Reforms, the General Agency for Offices Administration of the Central Military Commission was established. The Agency (or "General Administration") is responsible for the management and support of the organs of the Central Military Commission and its affiliated and directly subordinate units, replacing the relevant functions of the former Department of Management and Protection of the General Staff of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) and the Bureau of Directly Subordinate Work of the General Office of the Central Military Commission. The General Agency manages various ancillary functions for the CMC organs, in particular its basic financial affairs, running the main financial settlement center, and assigning financial affairs security teams to the various organs of the CMC and to various military regions. [6]。Since 2016, the General Agency has implemented a comprehensive management and services' security system for the Central Military Commission’s agencies.[7]

Organization

Functional offices

Directly subordinate units

Leadership

Bureau Directors of the General Agency for Offices Administration

  1. PLAGF Maj Gen Liu Zhiming (刘志明)(2016年—2018年)[10]
  2. PLAAF Maj Gen Liu Changchun (刘长春)(2018年7月—)

CMC General Agency for Offices Administration Political Commissars:

  1. PLAGF Maj Gen Chen Jianfei (陈剑飞)(2016—2021)[11][12]
  2. PLAAF Maj Gen Han Guoqi (韩国启)(2021—present)[13]

Notes

  1. ^ Agricultural Sideline Bases are a peculiarity of the PLA, which throughout its history emphasized the ability of the PLA to feed itself as much as possible. These bases and all other "sideline" agricultural business of the PLA have been progressively been phased out since 2015, but it is unclear if these two Beijing-based experimental bases remain as PLA going concerns as of 2024.[9]

References

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  2. ^ "Xi urges reorganized military organs to focus on winning wars". Xinhua. Archived from the original on January 11, 2016. Retrieved 2016-01-11.
  3. ^ "鲍廷祥任军委联合参谋部政治工作局副主任". 澎湃新闻. 2017-01-11. Archived from the original on 2020-11-04. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  4. ^ "Introduction Appendix: Central Military Commission Reforms". National Defense University Press. Retrieved 2024-05-13.
  5. ^ "保障部基建营房局制式营具招标公告". 采招网. 2015-05-12. Archived from the original on 2020-07-20. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  6. ^ "解放军四总部改组15部门 联合参谋部是指挥关键". 大公网. 2016-01-12. Archived from the original on 2020-11-04. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  7. ^ "中央军委机关事务管理总局全面实施统管统保". 中华人民共和国国防部. 2016-11-14. Archived from the original on 2020-10-15. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  8. ^ 网易 (2023-01-21). "军改中,军委机关事务管理总局从原总装备部接收了烟台新时代大厦". www.163.com. Retrieved 2024-06-01.
  9. ^ "Discontinuing the Military's Income-Generating Services". english.scio.gov.cn. Retrieved 2024-06-01.
  10. ^ "原沈阳军区联勤部部长刘志明任军委机关事务管理总局局长". 澎湃新闻. 2016-04-20. Archived from the original on 2020-12-15. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  11. ^ "陈剑飞履新军委机关事务管理总局政委". 凤凰网. 2017-09-19. Archived from the original on 2020-06-04. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  12. ^ "陈剑飞少将任军委机关事务管理总局政委". 财新网. 2017-09-19. Archived from the original on 2017-09-19. Retrieved 2018-03-23.
  13. ^ "中央军委机关事务管理总局援建"八一爱民学校"在北京密云揭牌". 《中国双拥》. No. 2023年第5期. 2023-05-22. Archived from the original on 2023-08-29. Retrieved 2023-08-29.


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