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Chapter IV-1 Outreach Manufacturing Job
Article 16-2
For the outreach manufacturing job engaged in by foreign workers as referred to in subparagraph 2, Article 4 herein, the employer shall be served by any of the following persons appointed by the administration organization of any industrial park established in accordance with Paragraph 1, Article 50 of the Statute for Industrial Innovation as operating on a trial basis per designation by the Industry Central Competent Authority in consultation with the Central Competent Authority:
1. Juristic person
2. Non-profit-seeking juristic person
3. Other non-profit-seeking organizations for public interest
For the foreign workers engaged in the outreach manufacturing job referred to in the preceding paragraph, the location place where the outreach manufacturing service contract is performed shall refer to that primarily specializing in production procedures and for specific timeframe referred to in Paragraph 1 and Paragraph 2, Article 13 herein upon recognition of the Industry Central Competent Authority.
Article 16-3
The employer may apply for the initial recruitment permit for employment of foreign workers, upon submission, and receipt of approval, of the outreach manufacturing service proposal to the Industry Central Competent Authority.
The outreach manufacturing service proposal referred to in the preceding paragraph shall cover the following details:
1. Employer’s qualification certificate documents.
2. Planning for provision of services, fee-charging items and amounts and the contract template.
3. Planning for manufacturing manpower deployment and supervision and educational training mechanism.
4. Planning for periodic audit and control on/over the number of workers hired to engage in the outreach manufacturing service in the location where the outreach manufacturing service contract is performed.
5. Other outreach manufacturing service related data.
The employer shall follow the contents of the outreach manufacturing service proposal as approved to execute the details.
The number of foreign workers hired by the employer for the outreach manufacturing jobs shall not exceed the number of workers authorized by the Industry Central Competent Authority.
Article 16-4
The total of foreign workers hired by the employer independently to engage in manufacturing jobs and foreign workers hired to engage in the outreach manufacturing job in the location where the outreach manufacturing service contract is performed shall be no more than 40% of the workers enrolled in the labor insurance program.
The number of foreign workers referred to in the preceding paragraph shall be calculated based on the number of workers enrolled in the labor insurance program within two months prior to the month in which the audit takes place at the location where the service contract is performed.
The administration organization of any industrial park referred to in Paragraph 1, Article 16-2 herein shall audit the percentage of foreign workers in the location place where the service contract is performed, in accordance with Paragraph 1 herein for once per three months as of the date when the foreign workers engaged in providing the service, and notify the audit result to the Central Competent Authority.
Where the total of foreign workers hired by the employer independently to engage in manufacturing jobs and foreign workers hired to engage in the outreach manufacturing job in the location place where the service contract is performed exceeds the limit referred to in Paragraph 1 herein, the Central Competent Authority shall notify the employer to cease assigning foreign workers to the location place where the service contract is performed.
Article 16-5
In case of any of the following circumstances occurring to the employer, the Central Competent Authority shall revoke the employer’s recruitment permit and employment permit, in whole or in part, pursuant to Article 72 herein:
1. Assignment of foreign workers to engage in the outreach manufacturing job at a place other than that referred to in Paragraph 1 or Paragraph 2, Article 13 herein, and failure to rectify the misconduct within a time limit as prescribed for the rectification.
2. Violation of the outreach manufacturing service proposal resulting in the revocation of the authorization by the Industry Central Competent Authority.
3. Failure to cease the outreach manufacturing service upon receipt of the notice given by the Central Competent Authority in accordance with Paragraph 4 of the preceding Article.
4. Poor business operation, violation of related laws and regulations, or serious harm to public welfare.