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Chapter Seven: Penal Provisions
Article 38
(Penalty on Violation of Requisition, Priority Use or Custody)
Any of the following offenses shall be subject to a penal sum not less than NT$100,000 and not greater than NT$500,000:
1. Noncompliance with Item 4 or 5 of Para.1 of Articles 31.
2. Noncompliance with Para. 1 of Article 32.
Article 39
(Penalty on Violation of Delimitation, Mandatory Demolishment & Abuse of Alarm Signals)
Any of the following offenses shall be subject to a penal sum not less than NT$50,000 and not greater than NT$250,000:
1. Noncompliance with Para. 2 of Article 24, and Item 2 and 3 or Item 7 of Para.1 of Article 31.
2. Noncompliance with Para. 2 of Article 35.
Article 39-1
(Reimbursement Request for Salvation Expenses)
Deleted.
Article 40
(Penalty on Violation of Emergency Response Measures and Inspection)
Any of the following offenses shall be subject to a penal sum not less than NT$30,000 and not greater than NT$150,000:
1. Avoidance, interference or refusal with the inspection prescribed in Para. 2 of Article 32.
2. Major damage caused by public enterprises violating Para. 3 of Article 22, Para. 3 of Art. 23, Para. 3 of Article 27, Para. 3 of Article 30 or Para. 3 of Article 36.
Article 41
Punishment for anyone taking advantage of disasters to commit theft, fraud, offenses of kidnapping for ransom, plunder and robbery shall be increased up to one and a half in accordance with Criminal Law.
Informants who report untrue information about disasters despite the fact that they perfectly know the information is untrue as specified in Paragraph 1 of Article 30 shall be fined from NT$300,000 to NT$500,000.
Anyone who spreads rumors or untrue information about disasters and thus causes damage to the public or other people shall be subject to imprisonment for not more than three years, detention or a fine not more than NT$1,000,000.
If the commission of an offense specified in the preceding paragraph results in the death of others, the offender shall be sentenced to life imprisonment or imprisonment for not less than seven years; if it results in serious physical injury, the offender shall be sentenced to imprisonment for not less than three years but not more than ten years.
Article 42
(Compulsory Execution)
Deleted.