Chapter 16 Execution of the Death Penalty
Death penalty shall be executed at a designated site in the prison.
Regulations governing the execution method, limitations, procedures, and relevant matters shall be prescribed by the Ministry of Justice.
The inmate shall be informed on the day of the execution of the death penalty.
The provisions of Article 144 shall apply mutatis mutandis to the inmate’s body after the execution of the death penalty.
Inmates with pending death penalty rendered based on final judgments shall be delivered to prisons for accommodations after the prosecutor signs a pending death penalty execution instruction.
The provisions of this Act regarding escort, work, edification, culture and entertainment, provisions and supplies, sanitation and medical services, visitation and correspondence, safekeeping, petitions, complaints, and legal remedy shall apply mutatis mutandis to inmates with pending death penalty rendered based on a final judgment.
The prison may, where appropriate, adjust rules for visits and correspondence for inmates under pending death penalty specified in Paragraph 1 and provide opportunities for work, edification, and counseling based on the willingness of the inmate.