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Chapter 2 Government Agencies of Election and Recall
Article 6
Election and recall of President and Vice President shall be superintended by the Central Election Commission, and implemented by the provincial (city) and county (city) election commissions under the direction and supervision of the Central Election Commission. However, the proposal of recall of President and Vice President and the by-election of Vice President shall be conducted by the Legislative Yuan.
The election commissions of all levels shall perform their authorities justly according to law.
Article 7
The Central Election Commission shall deal with the following affairs:
1. Issuance of public notice for election or recall.
2. Proceeding and planning of election and recall affairs.
3. The candidates' applications for registration.
4. Examination of the candidates' qualifications.
5. Planning for propaganda of election.
6. Organization of the candidates' TV politics presentation.
7. Supervision of election and recall.
8. Examination and approval of election and recall results.
9. Fabrication and issuance of electee's certificates.
10. Subsidization of campaign funds for the candidates.
11. Other matters related to election and recall.
Article 8
The provincial election commissions shall command and supervise the county (city) election commissions to deal with the affairs prescribed in this Act.
Article 9
The municipal and county (city) election commissions shall separately handle the following affairs:
1. Establishment and management of polling stations and ballot counting stations.
2. Printing of election and recall ballots.
3. Supervision of publication of the list of electors.
4. Printing of election communiqu?
5. Implementation of propaganda for election.
6. Supervision of election and recall.
7. Other affairs related to election and recall.
The municipal and county (city) election commissions shall command and supervise the township (city/district) offices to handle the following election and recall affairs:
1. Implementation of the publication of the list of electors.
2. Implementation of the establishment and management of polling stations and ballot counting stations.
3. Selection of the staff of polling stations and ballot counting stations.
4. Distribution of election and recall ballots.
5. Distribution of the election communiqu? and polling notice.
6. Propaganda of the laws and regulations on election.
7. Other executive affairs related to election and recall.
Article 10
During the period of election and recall, the election commissions of specific levels may call the staff of the governments of specific levels to handle the related affairs.