Full text (12 articles) has been amended and promulgated on June 9,2021 by Presidential Decree Hua- tzung-1 Yi Tzu No. 11000052941.
MND shall be in charge of the following matters:
Planning, recommending and implementing the defense policies
Planning, examining, discussing and implementing the defense and military strategies.
Founding and developing the troops；Researching and developing the defense technology and weapon systems; integrating and evaluating the military buildup.
Planning , examining, discussing and implementing the defense resources, the manpower of defense and the military education.
Planning and implementing the matters of martial law, corrections, national defense regulations, administrative appeal, state compensation, rights and benefits of officers and soldiers.
Planning and implementing the inspection and supervision of the military.
Planning, inspecting, administrating and implementing the policy, regulation, institution and program of defense procurement.
Planning and implementing the MND Ethics officials.
Planning and implementing the assistance in disaster relief and rescue.
Planning, implementing and supervising other national defense affairs.
The subsidiary organizations of the Ministry and their functions are as follows:
Political Warfare Bureau: Planning, examining, discussing and implementing the political warfare affairs.
Armaments Bureau: Planning, examining, discussing and implementing the armament affairs.
Comptroller Bureau: Planning, examining, discussing and implementing budget, accounting, and statistics.
Medical Affairs Bureau: Planning, examining, discussing and implementing the medical affairs and sanitary services.
All-out Defense Mobilization Agency: Planning, examining, discussing and implementing the military mobilization affairs, and to assist the Executive Yuan, subordinate agencies, municipalities and city/county governments with the all-out defense mobilization affairs.
MND shall establish Military Police Command and Information, Communication Electronic Force Command and the organization will be structured in accordance with the table of organization and equipment.
MND shall configure Military Institutions fitted in the preceding paragraph and their affiliated troops into the General Staff Headquarters of MND for force command and control affairs.