Annotated Republic of China Laws/Penal Act of Offenses Against National Currency/Article 3

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Penal Act of Offenses Against National Currency
Republic of China Law from Mainland Era to Taiwan
Article 3

Promulgated amendment on 2011-06-29[edit]

Article 3[1]
Whoever counterfeits or falsifies any coins or notes with intent to circulate shall be imprisoned for at least 5 years; in addition thereto, a fine of up to 5,000,000 New Taiwan Dollars may be imposed.
A person, who has committed the offense specified in the preceding paragraph that has resulted in severe disruptions to the financial system of the country, shall be imprisoned for life or at least 10 years; in addition thereto, a fine of up to 10,000,000 New Taiwan Dollars may be imposed.
An attempt to commit the offense specified in the first paragraph is also punishable.

Annotated by Wikibooks[edit]

  1. "Penal Act of Offenses Against National Currency: Article 3". Laws & Regulations Database of The Republic of China. Ministry of Justice (Taiwan). 2011-06-29. http://law.moj.gov.tw/Eng/LawClass/LawSearchNo.aspx?PC=C0000003&DF=&SNo=3. Retrieved 2016-09-07.