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Criteria on Reviewing the Rewards for Reporting Corruption & Malfeasance Cases for the Ministry of Justice

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Date(Announced):August 15,2001 Date(Amended):September 16,2016 I. This Criteria is instituted for the review of rewards for reporting corruption & malfeasance cases. II. The amount of reward for reporting corruption & malfeasance cases will be subject to review depending on court sentence. A one-third portion of the minimum amount of the appendix table of Paragraph 1 in Article VII of “The Anti-Corruption Informant Rewards and Protection Regulation” (hereinafter referred to as “The Regulation”) shall be granted to the informant when the corruption & malfeasance case is convicted by the court. After the final guilty judgment has been entered, the informant shall receive the remaining Rewards. III. “The Court’s Judgment” as prescribed in the table attached to Paragraph 1 in Article VII of The Regulation is based on the most severe sentence pronounced of the pronounced imprisonment of the fact the fact in the same corruption & malfeasance cases. IV. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment of less than 1 year, detention and fine. (I) A reward amounting to NT$300,000 (same currency applies hereinafter) will be released for cases sentenced by court for a fine. (II) A reward amounting to NT$400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment of less than 4 months or detention. It is the same when the preceding imprisonment or detention commuted to a fine. (III) A reward amounting to NT$500,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 4 months but not more than 6 months. It is the same when the preceding imprisonment commuted to a fine. (IV) A reward amounting to NT$600,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 6 months but not more than 1 year. It is the same when the preceding imprisonment commuted to a fine. V. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 1 year but not more than 3 years. (I) A reward amounting to NT$800,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 1 year but not more than 2 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$900,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 2 years but not more than 2 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$1,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 2 years and 6 months but not more than 3 years. VI. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 3 years but not more than 5 years. (I) A reward amounting to NT$1,400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 3 years but not more than 4 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$1,500,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 4 years but not more than 4 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$1,600,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 4 years and 6 months but not more than 5 years. VII. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 5 years but not more than 7 years. (I) A reward amounting to NT$2,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 5 years but not more than 6 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$2,200,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 6 years but not more than 6 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$2,400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 6 years and 6 months but not more than 7 years. VIII. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 7 years but not more than 10 years. (I) A reward amounting to NT$2,800,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 7 years but not more than 8 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$3,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 8 years but not more than 8 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$3,200,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 8 years and 6 months but not more than 9 years. (IV) A reward amounting to NT$3,400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 9 years but not more than 9 years and 6 months. (V) A reward amounting to NT$3,600,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 9 years and 6 months but not more than 10 years. IX. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 10 years but not more than 15 years. (I) A reward amounting to NT$4,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 10 years but not more than 11 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$4,300,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 11 years but not more than 11 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$4,600,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 11 years and 6 months but not more than 12 years. (IV) A reward amounting to NT$4,900,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 12 years but not more than 12 years and 6 months. (V) A reward amounting to NT$5,100,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 12 years and 6 months but not more than 13 years. (VI) A reward amounting to NT$5,400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 13 years but not more than 13 years and 6 months. (VII) A reward amounting to NT$5,700,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 13 years and 6 months but not more than 14 years. (VIII) A reward amounting to NT$6,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 14 years but not more than 14 years and 6 months. (IX) A reward amounting to NT$6,300,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 14 years and 6 months but not more than 15 years. X. The conviction is affirmed by court for imprisonment which not less than 15 years, life imprisonment, or death penalty. (I) A reward amounting to NT$6,700,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 15 years but not more than 16 years. (II) A reward amounting to NT$7,000,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 16 years but not more than 16 years and 6 months. (III) A reward amounting to NT$7,300,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 16 years and 6 months but not more than 17 years. (IV) A reward amounting to NT$7,600,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 17 years but not more than 17 years and 6 months. (V) A reward amounting to NT$7,900,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 17 years and 6 months but not more than 18 years. (VI) A reward amounting to NT$8,200,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 18 years but not more than 18 years and 6 months. (VII) A reward amounting to NT$8,500,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 18 years and 6 months but not more than 19 years. (VIII) A reward amounting to NT$8,800,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 19 years but not more than 19 years and 6 months. (IX) A reward amounting to NT$9,100,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for imprisonment which not less than 19 years and 6 months but not more than 20 years. (X) A reward amounting to NT$9,400,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for life imprisonment. (XI) A reward amounting to NT$9,700,000 will be released for cases sentenced by court for death penalty. XI. The reward shall be increased NT$ 50,000 for each additional convict if more than one offenders are convicted by the Court in the same corruption & malfeasance case reported. The maximum reward shall not exceed the each maximum amount as prescribed in the table of Paragraph 1 in Article VII of The Regulation. If the number of the aforementioned convicts is more than five, rewards will be increased by one-half of the standard as prescribed from (IV) to (X) and the total amount of rewards shall not be subject to each maximum amount as prescribed in the table of Paragraph 1 in Article VII of The Regulation. The increase of rewards as prescribed in the previous 2 paragraphs will be chosen based on which is the most favorable to the informants. The maximum reward shall not exceed NT$10,000,000. XII. Where a reward is to be released to informants upon approval of the Review Commission for the Rewards for Reporting Corruption & Malfeasance Cases for the Ministry of Justice in accordance with Paragraph 2 in Article VII of The Regulation, the Commission will make a decision in consideration of the pronounced term of imprisonment relevant to the content of the reporting and calculate the amount of the reward based on one-tenth of the rewards as stated in (IV) to (X).
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