Laws Information

Title: Regulations on Allowances for Elected Representatives and Subsidies for Village Heads and Wardens
Am Date: 2018-04-25
Legislative History: Articles 7 and 10 revised and promulgated on Apr. 25, 2018 pursuant to Order No. 2018-Huazongyiyi-10700042971




Article 7
Village (ward) heads shall be subsidized by town (township, city, district) offices through the village (ward) head affairs subsidy in the amount of NT$45,000 per month per village (ward).
The aforementioned subsidy shall refer to stationery, postage, water and electricity, and other public expenditures.
Due to the nature of the services performed, town (township, city, district) offices shall prepare a budget for insurance premiums and an optional health checkup budget for village (ward) heads; the standard allowance shall be the same as that for local elected representatives.
Budget for the aforementioned insurance expenditures prepared by the town (township, city, district) office shall include injury insurance for the village (ward) head worth at least NT$5 million.
Excepting in cases where the village (ward) head has a valid reason for not purchasing injury insurance or purchasing insurance worth less than NT$5 million, for any claim against the annual insurance premium, the village (ward) head shall provide documents including the receipt for an injury insurance premium in an insured amount of at least NT$5 million.

Article 10
These regulations shall be enforced from the date of promulgation, excepting Article 7, Paragraphs 1 and 3, which were promulgated on Jul. 8, 2009 and enforced on Jan. 1, 2010; and Article 7, Paragraphs 3–5, which were amended on Apr. 3, 2018 and enforced on Dec. 25, 2018.