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Name: Additional Articles of the Constitution of the Republic of China.
Country: China - Taiwan, Province of China
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 1994-08-01
Entry into force:
ISN: CHN-1994-C-44037
Bibliography: Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 1995-09, Gisbert H. Flanz, Oceana Publications, Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA, ISBN: 0-379-00467-4, pp. 41-51
Abstract/Citation: Adopted by the fourth extraordinary session of the Second National Assembly on 28 July 1994. The Articles 1 to 3 govern election and powers of the National Assembly, the President and the Vice President, and the Legislative Yuan; Articles 4-8 concern the judiciary, remuneration of members of the National Assembly and Legislative Yuan, and the powers of local governments. Article 9 states that the state shall give equal consideration to ecological protection with economic development; manage government-run financial organizations in line with the principles of business administration; provide universal health insurance; protect the dignity of women by eliminating sexual discrimination; safeguard the rights of the disabled, including through the provision of employment assistance; and protect the rights of aborigines.

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