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ACT ON THE PRESCRIBED NUMBER OF PROSECUTORS

Wholly Amended by Act No. 8716, Dec. 21, 2007

Amended by Act No. 12952, Dec. 31, 2014

 Article 1 (Quota of Public Prosecutors)
The quota of public prosecutors under Article 36 (1) of the Prosecutors' Office Act shall be 2,292 persons. <Amended by Act No. 12952, Dec. 31, 2014>
 Article 2 (Allocation of Public Prosecutor Quota to Each Prosecutors' Office)
The allocation of the public prosecutor quota under Article 1 to each prosecutors' office shall be prescribed by Presidential Decree.
ADDENDUM
This Act shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation: Provided, That among 275 public prosecutors calculated by adding 135 public prosecutors to be newly introduced under this Act to 140 public prosecutors who have yet to be appointed among 220 public prosecutors augmented pursuant to the partial amendment (Act No. 7733) to the Public Prosecutors Quota Act as at the time this Act enters into force, 85 shall be appointed from January 1, 2008, 95 from January 1, 2009, and the remaining 95 from January 1, 2010.
ADDENDUM <Act No. 12952, Dec. 31, 2014>
This Act shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation: Provided, That among the 350 prosecutors that are increased under this Act, 90 out of the increased quota shall be effective from January 1, 2015; 80, from January 1, 2016; 70, from January 1, 2017; 70, from January 1, 2018; and 40, from January 1, 2019.