Executive Yuan spokesman Luo Bingcheng reported at the press conference after the meeting that Executive Yuan Su Zhenchang instructed in the meeting today to put forward the "Draft Amendment to the Law on Election and Recall of Public Officials", which will be discussed and passed next Thursday (15th).
(Provided by the Executive Yuan)
[Reporter Zhong Lihua/Taipei Report] Recently, people from all walks of life have been concerned about whether the election and recall law will be amended to expand anti-gangsters. The Democratic Progressive Party of the Legislative Yuan decided to propose the "Draft Amendment to Article 26 of the Public Official Election and Recall Law", which involves "black, gold, guns, and drugs." , shall not be registered as a candidate.
Premier Su Tseng-chang also directed the proposal of the Political Yuan version of the amendment in the Senate meeting today, which will be discussed and passed next Thursday (15th).
Luo Bingcheng, spokesman of the Executive Yuan, reported in the press conference after the meeting that Su Zhenchang pointed out in the meeting that law enforcement units have never stopped their actions against crimes, guns, and drugs. The public generally cannot accept such actions. Those with criminal records participate in the election of public office. Although we do not discriminate against rehabilitated persons, the people have higher requirements for those who want to hold public power and public resources.
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Su Zhenchang said that in order to actively respond to the public's expectations, he has asked Political Councilor Luo Bingcheng to supervise the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of the Interior, etc. Relevant amendments to the Personnel Election and Recall Law, strengthening relevant qualification requirements, will be submitted to the court meeting for discussion and approval on the 15th.
Regarding the difference between the Political Yuan version and the Democratic Progressive Party Group version, Luo Bingcheng emphasized that opinions from all walks of life will be considered and considered, and no final decision has been made yet, and the revision of the election and strike law has been going on, not only this one, but also almost stage of finishing.
Since people from all walks of life have been concerned about this issue recently and the people have high expectations, Su Kui hopes to speed up the process and include this issue in the revision of the election and strike law.