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What is the condition for the entry of rehabilitation center, drug abuser treatment center and prison for drug abusers?

  1. Conditions that inmates will be sent to rehabilitation centers:

    I. Abusing drugs for the first time.

    II. Drug abusers who take drugs within 5 years after they have finished and are released from observation and rehabilitation or compulsory rehabilitation treatments.

  2. Conditions that inmates will be sent to drug abuser treatment centers: There are tendencies that the observation and rehabilitation inmates will take drugs again.
  3. Conditions that inmates will be sent to prisons: Drug abusers who take drugs within 5 years after they have finished and are released from observation and rehabilitation or compulsory rehabilitation treatments.

What are the required period of time of observation and rehabilitation, and compulsory rehabilitation?

  1. Observation and rehabilitation should be no more than two months. Compulsory rehabilitation should be over six months until compulsory rehabilitation is no longer necessary, but no more than a year.
  2. Rehabilitation centers should be aware of inmates’ situations. Whenever medical doctors determine that the inmates have no tendency to abuse drugs anymore, the centers should report to public procurators for the permission to termination the observation and rehabilitation treatments.
  3. After six months of compulsory rehabilitation to the inmates, the inmates will receive the compulsory rehabilitation termination evaluation based on “Act of Execution of Drug Abuser Treatment”. For the inmates that compulsory rehabilitation is no longer necessary, rehabilitation centers should provide evidence and report to the commanding public procurators. After the count has judged that the compulsory rehabilitation treatment should be terminated, then the inmates will be released.

How to calculate the fee of observation and rehabilitation, and how to pay it?

  1. The charging standards per day for every inmate who is receiving observation and rehabilitation:
    1. Fee of meals and daily supplies:
      1. The fee for every adult observation and rehabilitation inmate per(rehabilitation) day is NTD 67 (NTD 78 for the inmates in Penghu,Kinmen and Ludao regions, and NTD 107 for those in Matsu region).
      2. Since the 10th of February, 2017, the fee for every juvenile observation and rehabilitation inmate per (rehabilitation) day is NTD 90 (NTD 90 for the Penghu, Kinmen and Ludao regions, and NTD 107 for those inMatsu region).
    2. Medicine fee: NTD 33 for every inmate per (rehabilitation) day.
    3. Urinary screening fee: NTD 200 for every inmate per screening.
    4. Medical fee: NTD 40 for every inmate per (rehabilitation) day.
    5. Other necessary expenses for the observation and rehabilitation inmate based on their individual needs: Calculate based on the actual cost of the cases.
  2. Conditions that the fee of rehabilitation will be waived:
    1. Surrender to the authorities: According to the judicially records.
    2. Financial difficulty: For those who want to apply for waived rehabilitation fee,they should provide the documents for their difficulties of paying the rehabilitation fee (the low income family documents that is issued by different district offices) during the rehabilitation period, rehabilitation centers’ notification of payment, or Administrative Enforcement Agency’s notification of payment.They can therefore apply for the waiver of the unpaid fee. As for the paid part, there will be no returning.
  3. The ways of payment:
    1. After release: The released inmates or their relatives can go to the general services sections of their original facilities to pay the fees, or remit through postal remittance (inmates will receive their facilities’ account number when they are released). During the remittance, please note the names and identity numbers of the inmates in the remark column.
    2. During rehabilitation: When inmates are in facilities, their fees will be withheld from their deposits as the regulations required. If they want to pay the fee beforehand, they can express their intention in the written form, and the facilities will process the payment procedures.

How to calculate the fee of compulsory rehabilitation, and how to pay it?

  1. The charging standards for every inmate who is receiving compulsory rehabilitation per day:
    1. Fee of meals and daily supplies:
      1. The fee for every adult compulsory rehabilitation inmate per(rehabilitation) day is NTD 67 (NTD 78 for the inmates in Penghu, Kinmenand Ludao regions, and NTD 107 for those in Matsu region).
      2. Since the 10th of February, 2017, the fee for every juvenile compulsory rehabilitation inmate per (rehabilitation) day is NTD 90.
    2. Tutor fees: NTD 30 for every inmate per (rehabilitation) day.
    3. Teaching materials and books: NTD 6 for every inmate per (rehabilitation) day.
    4. Urinary screening fee: NTD 200 for every inmate per screening.
    5. Material fee of skill training: NTD 11 for every inmate per day (waived if the inmates do not receive any skill training).
    6. Medicine fee: NTD 10 for every inmate per (rehabilitation) day.
    7. Other necessary expenses for the compulsory rehabilitation inmate based on their individual needs: Calculate based on the actual cost of the cases.
  2. Conditions that the fee of rehabilitation will be waived:
    1. Surrender to the authorities: According to the judicially records.
    2. Financial difficulty: For those who want to apply for waived rehabilitation fee,they should provide the documents for their difficulties to pay the rehabilitation fee (the low income family documents that is issued by different district offices) during the rehabilitation period, rehabilitation centers’notification of payment, or Administrative Enforcement Agency’s notification of payment. They can therefore apply for the waiver of the unpaid fee. As for the paid part, there will be no returning.
  3. The ways of payment:
    1. After release: The released inmates or their relatives can go to the general services sections of their original facilities to pay the fees, or remit through postal remittance (inmates will receive their facilities’ account number when they are released). During the remittance, please note the names and identity numbers of the inmates in the remark column.
    2. During rehabilitation: When inmates are in facilities, their fees will be withheld from their deposits as the regulations required. If they want to pay the fee beforehand, they can express their intention in the written form, and the facilities will process the payment procedures.
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