Chapter 2. Provincial Government and Provincial Consultative Council
The Provincial Government shall be subject to supervision by the Executive Yuan and shall carry out the following matters:
1. Supervise self-government matters in counties/cities.
2. Carry out administrative affairs of the Provincial Government.
3. Carry out other duties as prescribed by law or as commissioned by the Executive Yuan.
The Provincial Government shall have a Provincial Commission composed of nine (9) members who shall exercise their authorities. A governor shall be appointed from among these specially appointed members, and shall serve concurrently as both the governor and Commission member in the handling of provincial government affairs. The other Commission members shall serve without remuneration, and shall be nominated by the Premier and appointed by the President.
The Provincial Consultative Council provides consultation and reform recommendations on Provincial Government affairs.
The Provincial Consultative Council shall have council members, each of whom shall serve a three-year term and shall not receive remuneration. The number of council members shall be determined by the Executive Yuan based on the area of jurisdiction, constituent population, and requirements of provincial government operations. The number of council members shall not be less than five (5) and not more than twenty-nine (29), and a Chairperson, who shall be in charge of council affairs, shall be appointed from among the Council members. The Council members shall be nominated by the Premier and appointed by the President.
The Executive Yuan shall incorporate the budgets of the Provincial Government and the Provincial Consultative Council into the central government total budget; budget formulation, implementation, as well as income and expenditures, shall be handled in accordance with the Budget Law, Final Account Law, National Treasury Law, and other relevant laws.
The organic regulations of the Provincial Government and the Provincial Consultative Council shall be formulated by the Executive Yuan.