Chapter 9 Supplementary Provisions
The governments hierarchy of individual levels shall report the implementation of this Act to the civil representative organization／council yearly.
People with disabilities who receive the disability manual before the comprehensively enforcing/implementation of the amended articles on July 11, 2007 shall apply for re-evaluation and need assessment, or for change to disability identification within the appointed time/date and procedures set up by the municipal and county (city) competent authorities; in case people with disability who fail to apply upon expiration, the authorities concerned shall proactively assist them to handle the relevant application procedures; those who refuse to handle without proper reasons, the authorities concerned may abolish the received disability manual.
People with disabilities who apply for re-evaluation (re-appraising, re-ascertaining／re-verification), and need re-assessment, or for change to disability identification according to the above paragraphs shall enjoy the original welfare services before the issuance of disability identification by the municipal and county (city) competent authorities in accordance with the provisions/articles before the amendment on July 11, 2007.
The municipal and county (city) competent authorities shall accomplish the relating affairs for people with valid permanent manuals within seven years after the comprehensively enforcing/implementation of amended articles of this Act on July 11, 2007.
The provision of Article 38 amended on June 5th in 2007 in this Act will come into force two years since the date of promulgation; Article 5 to Article 7, Article 13 to Article 15, Article 18, Article 26, Article 50, Article 51, Article 56, Article 58, Article 59 and Article 71 will come into force five years since the date of promulgation. The provisions amended on June 12, 2009 will come into force on November 23, 2009.
The provisions amended on ○○○ will come into force as of the date of promulgation except that Article 61 will come into force two years sine the date of promulgation.
Enforcement Rules for this Act will be prescribed by the central competent authority.
This Act will come into force as of the date of promulgation except elsewhere stated.