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NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

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Operation

NCC Operation
  • NCC is separated from the Executive Branch with a total of seven full-time Commissioners serving a four-year term.
  • Its Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson are elected by the Commissioners themselves.
  • The Commissioners supervise all NCC activities, delegating responsibilities to operating departments and supporting offices.
  • Decisions of the Commission Meeting:
    • Collegiate system
    • Resolutions on the matters discussed shall be voted by majority of the Commissioners, however, usually in consensus.
    • If any Commissioner has a concurring opinion or dissenting opinion concerning the resolutions of a Meeting, he/she may request to attach such opinion in the minutes, to be published as reference
    • 561 employees
    • Budget
      • Remuneration of employees; government appropriation
      • Regulatory activities: funded by a percentage of income from regulatory fees (excluding auction revenues) at a rate of 5%~15% of total fees – 7% was approved for 2007 by the Executive Yuan
    • Organization of Internal Units
      • 6 departments
      • 4 supporting offices
      • 3 regional supervisory departments
    • A telecom police brigade from Ministry of the Interior (MOI)