Liu Fuzhi
刘复之
Procurator-General of the Supreme People's Procuratorate
In office
1988–1993
Preceded byYang Yichen
Succeeded byZhang Siqing
Minister of Public Security
In office
1983–1985
Preceded byZhao Cangbi
Succeeded byRuan Chongwu
Minister of Justice
In office
1982–1983
Preceded byWei Wenbo
Succeeded byZou Yu
Personal details
BornMarch 1917
Mei County, Guangdong, China
Died25 August 2013(2013-08-25) (aged 96)
Beijing, People's Republic of China
Political partyChinese Communist Party
Alma materMoscow Automotive College
Liu Fuzhi
Traditional Chinese劉復之
Simplified Chinese刘复之

Liu Fuzhi (March 1917 – 25 August 2013) was a politician of the People's Republic of China. He served as the Procurator-General of the Supreme People's Procuratorate, Minister of Public Security, and Minister of Justice.

Biography

Liu was born in Mei County, Guangdong province in 1917.

In 1937, he entered the Yan'an North Shaanxi Public School and joined the Chinese Communist Party the following year. He served as Secretary-General of the Eighth Route Army Commander Zhu De, Director of the 129th Division of the Eighth Route Army, Secretary of the Political Commissar Deng Xiaoping, Chief of the Department of Political Affairs of the 129th Division of the Political Department of the 129th Division, Director of the Social Department of the Central Committee of the Shanxi-Hebei Central Committee, Director of the Social Affairs Department of the North China Bureau of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party, and Central Military Commission Deputy Director of the General Office of the Ministry of Public Security.[citation needed]

After the founding of the People's Republic of China, he served as director of the General Office of the Ministry of Public Security and deputy director of the Ministry of Public Security. From January 1964 to December 1977, Liu was imprisoned due to the Cultural Revolution. He then served as Vice Minister of Culture, National People's Congress Deputy Director of the Legal Committee of the Standing Committee, Secretary General of the Political and Legal Committee of the CCP Central Committee, Minister of the Ministry of Justice, Minister of Public Security (April 1983–September 1985), First Political Commissar of the Chinese People's Armed Police Force, Deputy Secretary of the Political and Legal Committee of the CCP Central Committee, and Procurator-General of the Supreme People's Procuratorate (1988–1993). He was a member of the 12th and 13th Central Committee of the CCP, a representative of the 13th National Congress of the CCP, and a member of the Central Advisory Committee.[1]

Liu died of an illness in August 2013 at the age of 96. He is buried in Babaoshan Revolutionary Cemetery.[2][3]

Notes

  1. ^ "公安部历任部长". Archived from the original on October 24, 2007. Retrieved September 17, 2018.
  2. ^ "刘复之 - 中国最高人民检察院历任检察长调查". Jishi.xooob.com. Archived from the original on 2014-12-05. Retrieved 2013-08-25.
  3. ^ "China's former procurator-general Liu Fuzhi passes away". Xinhua. 2013-06-28. Archived from the original on 2014-12-04. Retrieved 2013-08-25.
Government offices Preceded byWei Wenbo Minister of Justice 1982–1983 Succeeded byZou Yu Preceded byZhao Cangbi Minister of Public Security 1983–1985 Succeeded byRuan Chongwu Preceded byYang Yichen Procurator-General of the Supreme People's Procuratorate 1988–1993 Succeeded byZhang Siqing Academic offices Preceded byCao Haibo President of China University of Political Science and Law 1983–1984 Succeeded byZou Yu