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ENFORCEMENT DECREE OF THE FRAMEWORK ACT ON LOGISTICS POLICIES

Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20583, Jan. 31, 2008

Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008

Presidential Decree No. 21087, Oct. 20, 2008

Presidential Decree No. 21464, Apr. 30, 2009

Presidential Decree No. 21719, Sep. 9, 2009

Presidential Decree No. 21744, Sep. 21, 2009

Presidential Decree No. 21882, Dec. 14, 2009

Presidential Decree No. 21985, Jan. 7, 2010

Presidential Decree No. 23073, Aug. 11, 2011

Presidential Decree No. 23297, Nov. 16, 2011

Presidential Decree No. 23759, May 1, 2012

Presidential Decree No. 23921, jun. 29, 2012

Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012

Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013

Presidential Decree No. 25050, Dec. 30, 2013

Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014

Presidential Decree No. 26473, Aug. 3, 2015

Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015

Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015

Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016

Presidential Decree No. 27960, Mar. 27, 2017

Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017

 Article 1 (Purpose)
The purpose of this Decree is to prescribe matters delegated by the Framework Act on Logistics Policies and matters necessary for the enforcement thereof.
 Article 2 (Special Relations Excluded from Logistics of Third Party)
"Special relation prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 2 (1) 10 of the Framework Act on Logistics Policies (hereinafter referred to as the "Act") means a relation falling under any subparagraph of Article 87 (1) of the Enforcement Decree of the Corporate Tax Act.
 Article 3 (Scope of Logistics Business)
The scope of each logistics business under Article 2 (2) of the Act is as specified in attached Table 1.
 Article 4 (Guide to Investigation into Current Status of Logistics)
(1) The guide to investigation into the current status of logistics referred to in Article 8 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "guide to investigation into the current status of logistics") shall include the following matters:
1. Types and items of the investigation;
2. Objects and methods of and procedures for the investigation;
3. Investigation system;
4. Timing of the investigation and area to be investigated;
5. Aggregation, analysis, and management of the result of the investigation;
6. Other matters necessary for the efficient investigation into the current status of logistics.
(2) A person who performs an investigation into the current status of logistics pursuant to Article 7 (3) of the Act shall conduct the investigation in accordance with the guide to investigation into the current status of logistics.
 Article 5 (Amendment of Important Matters of Master Plans for National Logistics)
"Important matters prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 11 (4) of the Act means any of the following matters: Provided, That where the contents of the matters set forth in subparagraphs 2 through 4 are those that reflect matters amended by any other plan related to a master plan for national logistics referred to in Article 11 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "master plan for national logistics"), such as a comprehensive national land plan under Article 9 of the Framework Act on the National Land, a national core transport network plan under Article 4 (1) of the National Transport System Efficiency Act, or a comprehensive plan for the development of logistics facilities under Article 4 of the Act on the Development and Management of Logistics Facilities, they shall be excluded herefrom: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 21985, Jan. 7, 2010>
1. Matters concerning the objectives of the national logistics policies and major strategies to promote them;
2. Matters concerning the priority of investment in logistics facilities and equipment;
3. Basic matters concerning the facilitation and support of international logistics;
4. Other matters deemed necessary to undergo deliberation by the National Logistics Policies Committee under Article 17 of the Act.
 Article 6 (Formulation, etc. of Annual Execution Plans)
(1) Where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries intend to formulate an annual execution plan of a master plan for national logistics (hereinafter referred to as "annual execution plan") pursuant to Article 13 (1) of the Act, they shall submit it to the subcommittee on logistics policies referred to in Article 19 (1) 1 of the Act for deliberation, following prior consultation with the heads of related central administrative agencies, the Special Metropolitan City Mayor, Metropolitan City Mayors, Do Governors, and the Special Self-Governing Province Governor (hereinafter referred to as "Mayor/Do Governor"). <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall notify the heads of related administrative agencies of a formulated annual execution plan, and the heads of related administrative agencies shall proactively cooperate for the smooth implementation of the annual execution plan. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) The heads of related administrative agencies shall submit the result of a promotion of an annual execution plan during the previous year and an execution plan for the relevant year, to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries by the end of February each year. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 7 (Amendment of Important Matters of Master Plans for Regional Logistics)
"Important matters prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 15 (2) of the Act means any of the following matters: Provided, That where the contents of the matters set forth in subparagraphs 2 through 4 are those that reflect the matters amended by any other plan related to a master plan for national logistics, such as a comprehensive national land plan under Article 9 of the Framework Act on the National Land, a national core transport network plan under Article 4 (1) of the National Transport System Efficiency Act, or a comprehensive plan for the development of logistics facilities under Article 4 of the Act on the Development and Management of Logistics Facilities, they shall be excluded herefrom: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 21985, Jan. 7, 2010>
1. Matters concerning the objectives of the regional logistics policies and major strategies to promote them;
2. Matters concerning the priority of investment in logistics facilities and equipment in the region;
3. Basic matters concerning the facilitation and support of international logistics at regional level;
4. Other matters deemed necessary to undergo the deliberation by a regional logistics policies committee under Article 20 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "regional logistics policies committee.")
 Article 8 (Formulation, etc. of Execution Plans for Regional Logistics)
(1) Where the Special Metropolitan City Mayor or a Metropolitan City Mayor (including Do Governors and the Special Self-Governing Province Governor who formulate master plans for regional logistics pursuant to Article 14 (2) of the Act; hereafter the same shall apply in this Article) intends to formulate an annual execution plan of the master plan for regional logistics (hereinafter referred to as "execution plan for regional logistics") referred to in Article 14 of the Act, in accordance with Article 16 (1) of the Act, he/she shall submit it to the relevant regional logistics policies committee for deliberation, following consultation with the Mayor/Do Governor of each City/Do adjacent to the relevant Special Metropolitan City, Metropolitan City, Do, or Special Self-Governing Province (hereinafter referred to as "City/Do). <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) Upon formulating an execution plan for regional logistics, the Special Metropolitan City Mayor or a Metropolitan City Mayor shall notify the Mayor/Do Governor of each City/Do adjacent to the relevant City/Do, the head of each Si/Gun/Gu (referring to a Si/Gun/autonomous Gu which is a local government; hereinafter referred to as "Si/Gun/Gu") under his/her jurisdiction, of such fact. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) The Mayor/Do Governor of each City/Do adjacent to the relevant City/Do, the head of each Si/Gun/Gu under the jurisdiction of the relevant Mayor/Do Governor, and enterprises, organizations, etc. that receive support from the relevant City/Do or Si/Gun/Gu shall proactively cooperate for the smooth implementation of the annual execution plan.
 Article 9 (Expert Advisors of the National Logistics Policies Committee)
(1) The National Logistics Policies Committee under Article 17 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as the "Committee") may assign not more than five expert advisors pursuant to Article 18 (5) of the Act.
(2) Expert advisors shall be commissioned by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport from among the following persons: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Persons recommended by the heads of central administrative agencies that fall under Article 18 (2) 1 of the Act;
2. Persons with extensive expertise and experience in the fields related to logistics.
(3) The term of office of an expert advisor shall be three years or less, and the consecutive appointment may be permitted. In such cases, the term of office of a supplementary member shall be the remainder of his/her predecessor's term of office. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015>
(4) An expert advisor may attend and speak at meetings of the Committee and subcommittees referred to in the subparagraphs of Article 19 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "subcommittees.")
 Article 10 (Duties of Chairperson)
(1) The chairperson of the Committee (hereinafter referred to as "chairperson") shall represent the Committee and exercise overall control of its affairs.
(2) Where the chairperson is unable to attend a meeting due to an accident or any other extenuating circumstances, a member designated by the chairperson in advance shall act on behalf of the chairperson. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 21464, Apr. 30, 2009>
(3) Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015>
 Article 10-2 (Dismissal, etc. of Members)
(1) A person who has appointed a member pursuant to Article 18 (2) 1 of the Act may withdraw the appointment if the member falls under any of the following cases:
1. The member becomes incapable of performing his/her duties due to a mental disorder;
2. The member engages in misconduct in connection with his/her duties;
3. The member is deemed unsuitable as a member due to delinquency of a duty, injury to dignity, or on any other reason;
4. The member voluntarily admits that it is impracticable for him/her to perform his/her duties.
(2) The chairperson of the Committee may dismiss a member referred to in Article 18 (2) 2 of the Act from office if he/she falls under any subparagraph of paragraph (1).
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015]
 Article 11 (Meetings of the Committee)
(1) The chairperson shall convoke and preside over the Committee meetings.
(2) Where the chairperson intends to convoke a meeting, he/she shall notify each member of the date and time, venue, and agenda items of the meeting by not later than five days before the scheduled date of the meeting: Provided, That the same shall not apply in emergency or where any extenuating circumstances exist.
(3) The resolution of a meeting shall require the attendance of a majority of all the incumbent members and the consent of a majority of those present.
(4) The Committee may request related institutions deemed necessary to conduct the deliberation on the agenda items and performance of other affairs to submit data or require any related person or expert to appear before the Committee and hear his/her opinion.
 Article 12 (Executive Secretary)
(1) The secretary of the Committee under Article 18 (3) of the Act shall be appointed by the chairperson from among public officials in general service of the Senior Executive Service of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) The secretary shall handle the administrative affairs of the Committee upon the order of the chairperson.
 Article 13 (Subcommittees)
(1) Subcommittees shall deliberate on and coordinate the following matters:
1. The subcommittee on logistics policies: Matters concerning the formulation and coordination of mid- and long-term logistics policies; promotion and support of logistics industry and logistics enterprises; training for human resources for logistics; and matters not under the jurisdiction of the subcommittee on logistics facilities or the subcommittee on international logistics;
2. The subcommittee on logistics facilities: Matters concerning the collaboration, standardization, informatization and automation of logistics; and development of facilities, equipment and programs related to logistics;
3. The subcommittee on international logistics: Matters concerning the promotion and support of international logistics, such as construction of an international logistics collaboration system, overseas expansion of domestic logistics enterprises, invitation of overseas logistics enterprises, invitation of trans-shipment cargo, and investment in overseas logistics facilities.
(2) The chairperson of each subcommittee shall be appointed by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (limited to the subcommittee on logistics policies and the subcommittee on logistics facilities) or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries (limited to the subcommittee on international logistics) from among the members of the relevant subcommittee referred to in paragraph (3) 1. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) The following persons shall be members of the subcommittees: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
1. Public officials in general service of the Senior Executive Service of the agency related to the matters to be deliberated on and coordinated by the relevant subcommittee among the central administrative agencies referred to in Article 18 (2) 1 of the Act;
2. At least five but not more than ten persons commissioned by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport in consideration of gender, from among persons with extensive expertise and experience in the matters under the jurisdiction of each subcommittee, following consultation with the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries: Provided, That in the case of the subcommittee on international logistics referred to in paragraph (1) 3, at least five but not more than ten persons commissioned by the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries, following consultation with the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, shall be the members thereof.
(4) The term of office of members of a subcommittee who are not public officials shall be two years, and the consecutive appointment may be permitted.
(5) Articles 10, 10-2, and 11 shall apply mutatis mutandis to subcommittees. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015>
 Article 14 (Allowances, etc.)
Members who have attended a meeting of the Committee or a subcommittee may be reimbursed with allowances and travel expenses within budgetary limits: Provided, That the same shall not apply where a member who is a public official attends such meeting in direct connection with his/her competent duties.
 Article 15 (Detailed Rules of Operation)
Except as prescribed in this Decree, matters necessary for the operation of the Committee and each subcommittee shall be determined by the chairperson of the Committee, following resolution by the Committee.
 Article 16 (Regional Logistics Policies Committee)
(1) A regional logistics policies committee shall be comprised of not more than 20 members, including the chairperson.
(2) The Mayor/Do Governor of the relevant region shall be the chairperson of regional logistics policies committee, and persons commissioned or appointed by the chairperson from among the following persons shall be the members thereof:
1. The head of the competent Si/Gun/Gu or the head of each Si/Gun adjacent thereto;
2. Public officials of at least Grade III who is in charge of the affairs related to the logistics of the relevant City/Do;
3. Persons with extensive expertise and experience in the fields related to logistics.
(3) The term of office of a member who is not a public official shall be two years, and the consecutive appointment may be permitted.
(4) Articles 10 through 12 and 14 shall apply mutatis mutandis to the matters concerning a regional logistics policies committee.
(5) Other matters necessary for the organization and operation of a regional logistics policies committee shall be prescribed by ordinance of the relevant City/Do.
 Article 17 (Logistics-Related Institutions, etc.)
(1) "Logistics-related institutions prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 22 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "logistics-related institutions") means the following institutions: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012>
1. Institutions related to logistics among public institutions under the Act on the Management of Public Institutions (hereinafter referred to as "public institutions");
2. Institutions related to logistics among local public enterprises under the Local Public Enterprises Act;
3. Non-profit organizations related to logistics incorporated under Article 32 of the Civil Act.
(2) "Airports, harbors or industrial complexes prescribed by Presidential Decree” in subparagraph 3 of Article 22 of the Act means the following: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 21719, Sep. 9, 2009; Presidential Decree 23297, Nov. 16, 2011; Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017>
1. Airports equipped with facilities to transport cargos among airports defined in subparagraph 3 of Article 2 of the Airport Facilities Act;
2. Harbors equipped with facilities to transport cargos among harbors defined in subparagraph 1 of Article 2 of the Harbor Act;
3. National industrial complexes defined in subparagraph 8 (a) of Article 2 of the Industrial Sites and Development Act.
 Article 18 (Guide to Calculation of Distribution Expenses of Enterprises)
The guide to calculation of distribution expenses of enterprises referred to in Article 26 (1) of the Act shall include the following matters:
1. Definitions of the terms and concepts related to distribution expenses;
2. Classification of distribution expenses by area, function, one's own logistics, and outsourced logistics;
3. Standards for and methods of calculation of distribution expenses;
4. Standard forms of statements of distribution expenses.
 Article 19 (Measures for Logistics Informatization)
(1) In taking necessary measures for the efficiency of the logistics system through the logistics informatization pursuant to Article 27 (1) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy, or the Commissioner of the Korea Customs Service shall include the following matters in the measures: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Matters concerning the standards of logistics information;
2. Matters concerning the introduction and diffusion of information and communications technology in the field of logistics;
3. Matters concerning the connection and joint use of logistics information;
4. Matters concerning the security of logistics information;
5. Other matters necessary to improve efficiency of logistics.
(2) Where necessary to promote matters set forth in each subparagraph of paragraph (1), the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy, or the Commissioner of the Korea Customs Service may publicly notify the details thereof or recommend logistics-related institutions, enterprises, etc. to perform such matters. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 20 (Designation of Institutions Exclusively Responsible for Unit Logistics Information Networks)
(1) Where a related administrative agency intends to designate an institution exclusively responsible for the construction and operation of a unit logistics information network pursuant to the latter part of Article 28 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network"), it shall determine the method of application and other relevant matters and publicly announce them for at least 30 days through the Official Gazette, an official report, or its website.
(2) When a public announcement is given under paragraph (1), a person who intends to be designated as an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network shall submit an application for designation in the form prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport together with accompanying documents to the head of the relevant administrative agency. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) Where a related administrative agency intends to designate an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network, it shall comprehensively examine the applicant's capacity to perform the project, the validity of the project plan, etc.
(4) Upon designation of an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network, a related administrative agency shall issue a certificate of designation prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. In such cases, the relevant administrative agency shall notify the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of such fact. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(5) "Public institutions prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 28 (6) of the Act means any of the following public institutions: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Incheon International Airport Corporation under the Incheon International Airport Corporation Act;
2. Korea Airports Corporation under the Korea Airports Corporation Act;
3. Korea Expressway Corporation under the Korea Expressway Corporation Act;
4. Korea Railroad Corporation under the Korea Railroad Corporation Act;
5. Korea Land and Housing Corporation under the Korea Land and Housing Corporation Act;
6. The Port Authority under the Port Authority Act;
7. Public institutions designated and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, other than the institutions set forth in subparagraphs 1 through 6.
(6) The criteria for facilities, equipment, human resources, etc. of a person eligible to be designated as an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network under Article 28 (7) of the Act, as a person who is not a public institution, shall be as follows: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. The person shall be equipped with the following facilities and equipment:
(a) Facilities and equipment for the transmission, receipt, relay, and storage of logistics information and electronic documents related thereto;
(b) Protective facilities and equipment for the safe operation of the unit logistics information network;
(c) Facilities and equipment for managing, reproducing, and storing of information system of the unit logistics information network;
(d) Facilities and equipment for recording and managing the date, time, traces of transmission and receipt, etc. of logistics information and electronic documents stored in the unit logistics information network;
(e) Facilities and equipment necessary to connect information with another unit logistics information network and the integrated national logistics information center referred to in Article 30-2 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as the "integrated national logistics information center");
2. The person shall have the following human resources:
(a) At least two persons determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport as having such national technical qualifications as Engineer Information Communication, Engineer Information Processing, Engineer Computer System Application under the National Technical Qualifications Act or higher qualifications, or having qualifications equivalent thereto;
(b) At least one person who has worked in the field of information and communications (in the field of technology and skill) under the National Technical Qualifications Act for at least three years;
3. The person shall be a stock company with the capital of at least 200 million won.
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012]
 Article 21 Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012>
 Article 22 (Designation, etc. of Operator of Integrated National Logistics Information Center)
(1) Where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport intends to designate a person who fully or partially operates the integrated national logistics information center (hereinafter referred to as "operator of the integrated national logistics information center") pursuant to Article 30-2 (2) of the Act, he/she shall determine the method of application and publicly announce it through the Official Gazette or the website for at least 30 days, following deliberation by the subcommittee on logistics facilities referred to in Article 19 (1) 2 of the Act. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) When a public announcement is given under paragraph (1), a person who desires to be designated as an operator of the integrated national logistics information center shall submit an application for designation in the form prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport along with accompanying documents to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) Where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport intends to designate an operator of the integrated national logistics information center, he/she shall comprehensively examine the applicant's capacity to perform the project, the validity of the project plan, etc. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(4) Upon designation of an operator of the integrated national logistics information center, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall issue a certificate of designation prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and publicly announce such fact through the Official Gazette or the website. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(5) "Public institution prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 30-2 (2) 2 of the Act means any public institution set forth in the subparagraphs of Article 20 (5).
(6) "Criteria and qualification requirements prescribed by Presidential Decree, such as capital of at least 200 million won and the ability to conduct business" in Article 30-2 (2) 4 of the Act means the following: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Capital of the applicant shall be at least 200 million won;
2. The applicant shall be equipped with the following facilities and equipment:
(a) Facilities and equipment for the transmission, receipt, relay, and storage of logistics information and electronic documents related thereto;
(b) Protective facilities and equipment for safe operation of the integrated national logistics information center;
(c) Facilities and equipment for managing, reproducing, and storing of information system of the integrated national logistics information center;
(d) Facilities and equipment for recording and managing the date and time, traces of transmission and receipt, etc. of logistics information and electronic documents stored in the integrated national logistics information center;
(e) Facilities and equipment necessary to connect information with unit logistics information networks and foreign logistics information centers;
3. The applicant shall have the following human resources:
(a) At least one logistics administrator;
(b) At least one person determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport as having such national technical qualifications as Engineer Information Communication, Engineer Information Processing, Engineer Computer System Application under the National Technical Qualifications Act or higher qualifications, or having qualifications equivalent thereto;
(c) At least one person who has worked in the field of information and communications (in the field of technology and skill) under the National Technical Qualifications Act for at least three years;
(d) At least one person who has worked in the technical field related to the development of standard electronic documents for the treatment, storage, transmission, etc. of logistics information or the methods of transmission, receipt and relay of electronic documents for at least three years;
(e) At least one specialist who operates the system of the integrated national logistics information center and is capable of providing counselling to users of logistics information provided by the integrated national logistics information center.
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012]
 Article 23 Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012>
 Article 24 (Scope of Logistics Affairs)
"Logistics affairs prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 32 (1) of the Act and "relevant affairs prescribed by Presidential Decree, such as use of logistics facilities" in Article 35 (1) of the Act mean affairs related to the development and use of logistics facilities, support for logistics business, all types of applications for and reports on logistics business, and other affairs related to the administration of logistics, among the affairs performed under the Act, the following Acts and orders issued thereunder: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 26473, Aug. 3, 2015; Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017>
3. The Pilotage Act;
8. The Harbor Act;
12. Other Acts publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport following consultation with the heads of related central administrative agencies.
 Article 25 (Period of Storing Electronic Documents and Logistics Information)
The period of storing electronic documents and logistics information under Article 33 (3) of the Act shall be two years. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. Presidential Decree No. 23921, Jun. 29, 2012>
 Article 26 (Disclosure of Electronic Documents and Logistics Information)
(1) "Otherwise provided for by Presidential Decree" in Article 34 (1) of the Act means any of the following cases, where there is no possibility of causing harm to national security and infringing on trade secret of any enterprise: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Where any related central administrative agency or local government files an application as needed for an administrative purpose;
2. Where any investigation agency files an application as needed for the investigation purpose;
3. Where any other Act prescribes to make a disclosure;
4. Where the disclosure is mandatory under any other Act;
5. Other cases where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport deems it necessary to make a disclosure at the request of the operator of the integrated national logistics information center or an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network.
(2) The operator of the integrated national logistics information center or an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics information network that intends to disclose any electronic document or logistics information pursuant to Article 34 (1) of the Act, shall obtain consents of interested persons in writing (including electronic documents) within 60 days from the date the application, etc. is filed under the subparagraphs of paragraph (1). <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012>
(3) "Interested persons prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 34 (2) of the Act means persons directly interested in the electronic documents or logistics information intended to be disclosed.
 Article 26-2 (Formulation of Policies for National Logistics Security and Support therefor)
"Activities for logistics security prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 35-2 (2) 4 of the Act means any of the following activities: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Maintenance and management of facilities and equipment related to logistics security;
2. Ex post facto restoration measures against logistics security accidents occurred;
3. Other activities determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012]
 Article 26-3 (Promotion of International Cooperation Related to Logistics Security)
(1) Pursuant to Article 35-3 (2) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may subsidize expenses required for the international cooperation related to logistics security within budgetary limits. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries shall ensure that the standards for logistics security accord with international standards. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012]
 Article 27 (Acts related to Logistics)
"Acts related to logistics prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 36 (2) 1 of the Act means the following Acts: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Acts set forth in subparagraphs 1 through 11 of Article 24;
4. Other Acts publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, following consultation with the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy, or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries.
 Article 27-2 (Authorities that Grant Certification of Excellent Logistics Enterprises and Enterprises Eligible for Certification for Each Business)
Authorities that grant certification of excellent logistics enterprises and enterprises eligible for certification for each business under Article 38-2 of the Act shall be as specified in attached Table 1-2.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015]
 Article 28 (Inspection of Certified Excellent Logistics Enterprises)
(1) Pursuant to Article 38 (3) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries shall inspect every three years, as to whether a person certified as an excellent logistics enterprise pursuant to Article 38 (1) of the Act continues to meet the requirements prescribed in Article 38 (4) of the Act, as prescribed by joint Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries (hereinafter referred to as "joint Ordinance of the Ministries"). <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
(2) Where any certified excellent logistics enterprise is deemed to fail to maintain the requirements prescribed in Article 38 (4) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may conduct another inspection, as prescribed by Joint Ordinance of the Ministries. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
(3) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may require an agency conducting evaluation for certification of excellent logistics enterprises referred to in Article 40 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "certification institution") to conduct inspections pursuant to paragraphs (1) and (2), as prescribed by joint Ordinance of the Ministries. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
 Article 29 (Affairs of Support, etc. to be Performed by Certification Institutions)
(1) "Affairs of support prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 40 (1) 4 of the Act means the following affairs: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
1. Preparation of detailed regulations for affairs of certification, such as methods and procedures of the evaluation for certification under Article 38 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "certification");
2. Formulation of plans for the evaluation for certification and plans for inspection under Article 28, and reporting on the results thereof;
3. Management of examiners of evaluation for certification;
4. Public relations concerning certification system and certified excellent logistics enterprises;
5. Research on certification systems;
6. Other affairs prescribed by joint Ordinance of the Ministries.
(2) Upon designation of a certification institution under Article 40 (2) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries shall publish such fact in the Official Gazette. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
 Article 30 (Support to Certified Excellent Logistics Enterprises and Excellent Green Logistics Enterprises)
(1) Pursuant to Article 42 of the Act, the State, a local government, or a public institution may allow certified excellent logistics enterprises or persons designated under Article 60-3 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "excellent green logistics enterprises") to occupy the following facilities taking precedence over enterprises eligible for preferential occupancy of logistics facilities under Article 36 (2) 1 of the Act or other persons: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017>
1. Complex logistics terminals, ordinary logistics terminals, or logistics complexes under the Act on the Development and Management of Logistics Facilities;
2. Logistics facilities in a harbor hinterland complex under the Harbor Act;
3. Logistics facilities in an industrial complex under the Industrial Sites and Development Act;
4. Logistics facilities and appurtenance among railroad facilities under the Framework Act on Railroad Industry Development;
5. Facilities for transport of cargos and annexed and support facilities thereof located within the airport zone among airport facilities under the Airport Facilities Act;
6. Collection and delivery facilities and joint collection and delivery centers under the Distribution Industry Development Act;
7. Other logistics-related facilities publicly notified jointly by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries, following consultation with heads of related central administrative agencies.
(2) Pursuant to Article 42 of the Act, the State or a local government may recommend persons who operate and manage the facilities set forth in the subparagraphs of paragraph (1) to allow certified excellent logistics enterprises or excellent green logistics enterprises to occupy the facilities taking precedence over enterprises eligible for preferential occupancy of logistics facilities under Article 36 (2) 1 of the Act or other persons.
(3) Where a certified excellent logistics enterprise performs any of the following projects, the State or a local government may, pursuant to Article 42 of the Act, grant a loan for some of required funds or provide support for the securement of the site, etc. taking precedence over other logistics enterprises:
1. Expansion of logistics facilities;
2. Informatization, standardization, or collaboration of logistics;
3. Development and application of advanced logistics technology;
4. Eco-friendly logistics activities;
5. Other matters necessary for the efficient operation of logistics business, which are prescribed by joint Ordinance of the Ministries.
(4) Where a certified excellent logistics enterprise cultivates an overseas market, the State or a local government may support the following matters, in addition to the support prescribed in paragraph (3), pursuant to Article 42 of the Act:
1. Financial support under Article 49 of the Act;
2. Subsidization of expenses required to cultivate the overseas market.
(5) Pursuant to Article 42 of the Act, the State or a local government may preferentially subsidize the following funds to certified excellent logistics enterprises:
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015]
 Article 30-2 (Registration of International Logistics Brokerage Business)
"Criteria prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 43 (3) of the Act means that surety insurance of at least 100 million won should be purchased except for any of the following cases:
1. Where capital or appraised asset value of the relevant person is at least one billion won;
2. Where the relevant person owns a container yard;
3. Where the relevant person has received payment guarantee of at least 100 million won from banks defined in Article 2 (1) 2 of the Banking Act;
4. Where the relevant person has purchased cargo liability insurance of at least 100 million won.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012]
 Article 31 (Method of Requesting for Provision of Tax Information)
In requesting the head of the relevant tax office to provide tax information related to the suspension or closure of business of any international logistics brokerage business operator pursuant to Article 46 of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall indicate the business registration number of the relevant international logistics brokerage business operator referred to in Article 168 (3) of the Income Tax Act, Article 111 (3) of the Corporate Tax Act, or Article 8 (5) of the Value-Added Tax Act.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015]
 Articles 32 and 33 Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
 Article 33-2 Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
 Article 34 (Training for Human Resources for Logistics)
"Field of logistics prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 50 (1) of the Act means the following fields:
1. Field related to logistics business;
2. Research and development of logistics facilities and equipment;
3. Research and development of informatization, standardization, and collaboration of logistics.
 Article 35 (Administration of Qualification Examination for Logistics Administrators)
The qualification examination for logistics administrators referred to in Article 51 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "examination") shall be administered once annually, but where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport deems it particularly necessary in consideration of the supply and demand of the logistics administrators, it may be administered biennially. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 21087, Oct. 20, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 36 (Methods of Examination)
(1) The examination shall take the form of a written examination.
(2) The examination shall consist of multiple-choice questions in principle, but fill-in-the-blank questions may be added thereto.
 Article 37 (Examination Subjects, etc.)
(1) The examination shall place emphasis on the test of the grounding and knowledge necessary to perform the affairs related to the administration of logistics and the test of theories and executive ability.
(2) Examination subjects shall be as specified in attached Table 2.
(3) A person who has completed all subjects of theory on administration of logistics (excluding theory on cargo transportation, theory on storage, loading and unloading, and theory on international logistics), theory on cargo transportation, theory on storage, loading and unloading, and theory on international logistics at a graduate school which has the curricula on all such subjects (limited to cases where credits therefor are acquired) and obtained a master's degree or higher, shall be exempted from the examination of subjects except for statutes related to logistics among subjects of examination.
 Article 38 Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 21087, Oct. 20, 2008>
 Article 39 (Setting Questions for Examination, etc.)
(1) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport may commission or nominate persons who shall be in charge of setting questions for the examination and selection (hereinafter referred to as "examiners"), from among persons with extensive expertise and experience in the fields related to logistics. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) Examiners commissioned under paragraph (1) and persons engaged in the affairs of supervision of an examination may be reimbursed with allowances and travel expenses within budgetary limits.
 Article 40 (Announcement, etc. of Examination)
(1) When the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport intends to administer an examination, he/she shall publicly announce necessary matters, such as details of the examination, date, time and venue of the examination, and methods of determining successful candidates, through major daily newspapers and the website of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport by not later than 90 days prior to the date for the examination. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 23759, May 1, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
(2) A person who intends to apply for the examination shall submit an application for the examination prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) A person who submits an application for the examination pursuant to paragraph (2) shall pay an examination fee, as prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(4) Where any ground prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport arises to a person who has paid an examination fee pursuant to paragraph (3), such as overpayment or erroneous payment of the examination fee or withdrawal of his/her intention to take the examination before the lapse of a fixed period, the examination fee shall be refunded fully or partially. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 41 (Determination of Successful Candidates)
(1) The perfect score of each examination shall be 100 points, and a person whose score for each subject is at least 40 points and the average score of all subjects is at least 60 points shall pass the examination: Provided, That where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport publicly announces in advance the predetermined number of persons to be selected as he/she deems it particularly necessary in consideration of the supply and demand of the logistics administrators, the successful candidates shall be determined in the order of high scorers. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 21087, Oct. 20, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) In determining successful candidates under the proviso to paragraph (1), if the predetermined number of persons to be selected is exceeded due to tie scorers, all of the relevant tie scorers shall pass the examination. In such cases, the tie scorers shall be determined by comparing their scores up to the second decimal place.
(3) Upon determining successful candidates pursuant to paragraphs (1) and (2), the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall publicly announce the determination through the Official Gazette and the website of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
(4) A person who intends to be issued or reissued a qualification certificate of logistics administrator shall apply for the issuance of the qualification certificate, as prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 41-2 (Entrustment of Affairs Related to Qualification Examination for Logistics Administrators)
Pursuant to Article 51 (5) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall entrust the affairs related to the management of the qualification examination for logistics administrators and the issuance of qualification certificates as classified below:
1. Management of the qualification examination for logistics administrators: The Human Resources Development Service of Korea under the Human Resources Development Service of Korea Act;
2. Issuance of qualification certificate of a logistics administrator: A logistics-related association under Article 55 of the Act.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014]
 Article 42 (Establishment of Logistics-Related Associations)
When logistics enterprises, shipping enterprises, or other persons related to logistics activities intend to establish a logistics-related association under Article 55 of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "logistics-related association"), they shall submit an application for authorization for establishment prescribed by Ordinance of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, along with the following document, to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries, depending on the jurisdiction: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Articles of association;
2. A list and curricula vitae of the promoters;
3. A list of members;
4. A business plan and a plan on the revenue and expenditure of budget;
5. Minutes of the inaugural general meeting.
 Article 43 (Business of Logistics-Related Association)
A logistics-related association shall perform the following business: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Projects to promote a sound development of the relevant business and common interests of the relevant business operators;
2. Research and development projects to prepare and manage statistics and to collect, examine, and research foreign data necessary for the promotion and development of the relevant business;
3. Education and training of managers and employees;
4. Provision of guidance on improvement of management for the relevant business;
5. Matters entrusted by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries;
6. Affairs incidental to those set forth in subparagraphs 1 through 5.
 Article 44 (Articles of Association of Logistics-Related Association)
Articles of association of a logistics-related association shall include the following matters:
1. Purpose;
2. Name;
3. Seat of office;
4. Matters concerning members and general meetings;
5. Matters concerning executive officers;
6. Matters concerning business;
7. Matters concerning accounting and membership fees;
8. Matters concerning the amendment of the articles of association;
9. Matters concerning the dissolution;
10. Matters concerning the methods of making public announcement.
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014]
 Article 45 (Establishment of Logistics Support Center)
"Logistics-related association, and a logistics-related specialized institution and organization prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 56 (1) of the Act means any of the following associations or organizations: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
1. Deleted; <by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
2. A logistics-related association;
3. An association or federation established by trucking business operators under Article 33 (1) or 35 (1) of the Trucking Transport Business Act;
4. A logistics-related non-profit corporation incorporated under Article 32 of the Civil Act;
5. Any other agency determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, following consultation with the heads of the related administrative agencies.
 Article 46 (Operation of Logistics Support Center)
(1) The logistics support center to be established under Article 56 of the Act shall have the head thereof and the organization necessary to perform the activities set forth in the subparagraphs of paragraph (2) of the same Act.
(2) The head of the logistics support center shall formulate an annual business plan; establish regulations on the handling of organization, personnel affairs, code of conduct, remuneration, accounting, articles, and documents of the logistics support center; and deal with the affairs in accordance therewith.
(3) The head of a related central administrative agency that provides administrative and financial support pursuant to Article 56 (4) of the Act may request the head of the relevant logistics support center to prepare and submit the result of business performed during the previous year and a plan for the business to be performed in the relevant year, including the activities set forth in the subparagraphs of paragraph (2) of the same Article, by the end of February each year.
 Article 47 (Eco-Friendly Logistics Activities)
"Other eco-friendly logistics activities prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 59 (2) 3 of the Act means the following activities: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Introduction and development of an eco-friendly logistics system;
2. Reduction of wastes produced from logistics activities;
3. Other activities to save and recycle logistics resources, which are determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries.
 Article 48 (Support for Transfer to Eco-Friendly Means of Transportation)
(1) Cases eligible for support under Article 60 (1) of the Act shall be as follows:
1. Where exhaust gas of trucks, railroad cars, vessels, aircraft, etc. is reduced, or transfer is made to eco-friendly means of transportation; or where investment is made in facilities and equipment for such purpose;
2. Where transfer is made to means of transportation that use any eco-friendly fuel; or where investment is made in facilities and equipment for such purpose.
(2) Details of support to be provided pursuant to Article 60 (1) of the Act shall be as follows: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
1. Provision of subsidies or loans, or arrangement of loans necessary to transfer to eco-friendly means of transportation;
2. Provision of education, consulting, and information necessary to transfer to eco-friendly means of transportation;
3. Other matters publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport to transfer to eco-friendly means of transportation, following consultation with the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries and the heads of related administrative agencies.
 Article 48-2 (Composition, Operation, etc. of Green Logistics Consultative Organization)
(1) The Green Logistics Consultative Organization under Article 60-2 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as the "Green Logistics Consultative Organization") shall be comprised of at least 15 but not more than 30 members including the chairperson.
(2) The chairperson of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall be elected by and from among its members.
(3) Members of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall be appointed or commissioned by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport from among any of the following persons:
1. Each one person appointed by the head of the relevant agency, from among public officials belonging to the logistics or energy sector of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, and the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries;
2. Persons recommended by an association, and a specialized agency and organization in the field of logistics or energy, and a logistics enterprise or shipping enterprise;
3. A person who teaches areas of logistics or energy, as at least an assistant professor in a school under Article 2 of the Higher Education Act.
(4) The term of office for a member who is not a public official among members of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall be two years: Provided, That a member appointed to fill a vacancy occurring before the expiration of the term for which his predecessor was appointed, shall serve for the remainder of such term.
(5) The chairperson of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall convoke and preside over the meetings of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization.
(6) Where the chairperson of Green Logistics Consultative Organization is unable to attend a meeting due to an accident occurred to him or any other reason, a member designated in advance by him/her shall act on behalf of the chairperson.
(7) The resolution of a meeting of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall require the attendance of a majority of all members and the consent of a majority of those present.
(8) The Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall have one secretary who shall handle administrative affairs of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization, and the secretary shall be appointed by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport from among public officials belonging to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.
(9) Except as prescribed in paragraphs (1) through (8), matters necessary for the composition and operation of the Green Logistics Consultative Organization shall be determined and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014]
 Article 48-3 (Dismissal or Removal of Members of Green Logistics Consultative Organization from Office)
Where a member referred to in Article 48-2 (3) falls under any of the following cases, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport may dismiss or remove the relevant member from office:
1. Where he/she becomes unable to perform his/her duties due to mental handicap;
2. Where he/she conducts any irregularity in connection with his/her duties;
3. Where he/she is deemed unsuitable for a member due to delinquency of duties, injury to dignity, or any other reason;
4. Where he/she confesses that it is difficult for him/her to perform his/her duties.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015]
 Article 48-4 (Affairs of Support Provided by Agency Conducting Evaluation for Accreditation)
"Affairs of support, prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 60-7 (1) 4 of the Act means public relations for excellent green logistics enterprises.
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015]
 Article 48-5 (Public Announcement on Designation of Agency Conducting Evaluation for Accreditation)
Upon designating an agency conducting evaluation for accreditation pursuant to Article 60-7 (2) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall publish such fact in the Official Gazette.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015]
 Article 49 (Support for International Logistics Business)
"Logistics enterprises or relevant specialized institutions and organizations prescribed by Presidential Decree" in Article 61 (2) of the Act means any of the following enterprises or organizations: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
1. An enterprise engaged in logistics business;
(a) The Korea Research Institute for Human Settlements;
(b) The Korea Transport Institute;
(c) The Korea Maritime Institute;
4. Deleted; <by Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
5. Logistics-related associations;
6. The logistics support center under Article 56 of the Act;
7. Associations and the Federation established by trucking service providers pursuant to Articles 33 (1) and 35 (1) of the Trucking Transport Business Act;
8. The Korea International Trade Association established with the permission of the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy pursuant to Article 32 of the Civil Act;
9. Other organizations designated and publicly notified by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport, following consultation with the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries and the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy.
 Article 50 (Institutions, etc. subject to Evaluation of Investment Attraction Activities)
(1) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may evaluate the investment attraction activities performed by a person deemed to have ownership or the right to the management and operation of the following logistics facilities, pursuant to Article 63 (1) of the Act: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 21719, Sep. 9, 2009; Presidential Decree No. 21882, Dec. 14, 2009; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017>
1. Logistics facilities located in an international airport among airports defined in subparagraph 3 of Article 2 of the Airport Facilities Act and its hinterland;
2. Logistic facilities located in a harbor defined in subparagraph 2 of Article 2 of the Harbor Act and its hinterland.
(2) Where necessary to conduct an evaluation under paragraph (1), the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may request institutions subject to the evaluation to submit related data. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) The standards for and methods of evaluation to be performed under paragraph (1) shall be determined by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries after mutual consultation: Provided, That such standards and methods shall be determined in such a manner to make it possible to objectively measure the details of business and characteristics of institutions subject to evaluation, achievement level of the objectives of attraction of investments, and the efficiency thereof. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(4) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may provide different administrative and financial support to institutions subject to evaluation depending on the result of the evaluation. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 51 (Delegation of Authority)
(1) Pursuant to Article 65 (1) of the Act, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall delegate authority over the following matters to Mayors/Do Governors: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
1. Registration of international logistics brokerage business and registration of modification thereof under Article 43 (1) and (2) of the Act;
2. Acceptance of reports on succession to international logistics brokerage business under Article 45 (2) of the Act;
3. Acceptance of reports on suspension or discontinuance of international logistics brokerage business under Article 46 (1) and (2) of the Act;
4. Revocation of registration of international logistics brokerage business and issuance of orders to suspend business, under Article 47 (1) of the Act;
5. Imposition and collection of penalty surcharges against international logistics brokerage business entities under Article 67 of the Act;
6. Holding hearings against international logistics brokerage business entities under subparagraph 3 of Article 68 of the Act;
7. Collection of fees under Article 69 (1) 2 of the Act;
8. Imposition and collection of administrative fines against international logistics brokerage business entities under Article 73 (1) 1-2 and 2 of the Act.
(2) Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
(3) When a Mayor/Do Governor has processed affairs over which authority was delegated under paragraph (1) (excluding those referred to in paragraph (1) 6 and 7, he/she shall report them to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport after summing them up, within 15 days after the termination of the relevant quarter. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
 Article 52 (Acts of Violation subject to Imposition of Penalty Surcharges, Amount of Penalty Surcharges, etc.)
(1) Classification of acts of violation for which penalty surcharges are to be imposed under Article 67 (1) of the Act and amount of penalty surcharges shall be as specified in attached Table 3.
(2) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (where the authority of the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport is delegated to Mayors/Do Governors, referring to Mayors/Do Governors; hereinafter the same shall apply) may increase or reduce the amount of a penalty surcharge referred to in paragraph (1) to the extent of one half thereof, taking into account scale of business of the international logistics brokerage business entity, unique characteristics of the business area, degree and frequency of the act of violation, etc. In such cases, even in cases of increasing a penalty surcharge, total amount of the penalty surcharge shall not exceed ten million won. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 53 (Imposition and Payment of Penalty Surcharges)
(1) Where the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport intends to impose a penalty surcharge on a person who has committed an act of violation referred to in Article 52 (1), he/she shall give a written notice to the person subject to the imposition of the penalty surcharge to pay it by indicating the fact of violation, methods of and period for raising objections, etc., after investigating and confirming the relevant act of violation. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) A person in receipt of a notice under paragraph (1) shall pay the penalty surcharge at the receiving agency designated by the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport within 20 days from the date the notice is received: Provided, That where it is impossible to pay the penalty surcharge with such period due to a natural disaster or any other extenuating circumstances, it shall be paid within seven days from the date such cause ceases to exist. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(3) A receiving agency in receipt of a penalty surcharge pursuant to paragraph (2) shall issue a receipt to the payer.
(4) Upon issuance of a receipt of penalty surcharge pursuant to paragraph (3), the receiving agency of the penalty surcharge shall send a notice of receipt of payment to the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(5) No penalty surcharge shall be paid in installments.
 Article 54 (Demand for Payment and Collection of Penalty Surcharges)
(1) Where a person who has received a notice of payment of a penalty surcharge pursuant to Article 53 (1) fails to pay it by the payment deadline, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall issue a demand notice within seven days from the date the payment deadline elapses. In such cases, the payment deadline shall be within ten days from the issuance date of the demand notice. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
(2) Where a person who has received a demand under paragraph (1) fails to pay the penalty surcharge by the payment deadline, the Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport may require a public official under his/her control to collect it compulsorily in the same manner as delinquent national taxes are collected. In such cases, the relevant public official shall carry a document indicating his/her authority and show it to the related persons. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008; Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
 Article 54-2 (Management of Personally Identifiable Information)
The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and each Mayor/Do Governor (including persons to whom the authority is delegated or entrusted, where such authority is delegated or entrusted) may manage the data which contain resident registration numbers, passport numbers, or alien registration numbers under Article 19 of the Enforcement Decree of the Personal Information Protection Act if it is essential for performing the following affairs:
1. Affairs related to the registration of international logistics brokerage business and reporting on matters concerning registration criteria under Article 43 of the Act;
2. Affairs related to reporting on succession to the rights and obligations of international logistics brokerage business under Article 45 of the Act;
3. Affairs related to the qualification examination for logistics administrators under Article 51 of the Act.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27960, Mar. 27, 2017]
 Article 54-3 (Re-Examination of Regulation)
The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport shall examine the appropriateness of the following matters every three years, counting from each base date specified in the following (referring to the period that ends on the day before the base date of every third year) and shall take measures, such as making improvements: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015; Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
1. Designation of an institution exclusively responsible for a unit logistics network under Article 20: January 1, 2017;
2. Disclosure of electronic documents and logistics information under Article 26: January 1, 2017;
3. Inspection of certified excellent logistics enterprises under Article 28: January 1, 2017;
4. Registration of international logistics brokerage business under Article 30-2: January 1, 2017;
5. Examination subjects, etc. and determination of successful candidates under Articles 37 and 41: January 1, 2017.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 25050, Dec. 30, 2013]
 Article 55 (Imposition of Administrative Fines)
(1) The criteria for imposition of administrative fines under Article 73 (1) of the Act shall be as specified in attached Table 4.
(2) The Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport or the Minister of Oceans and Fisheries may increase or reduce the amount of an administrative fine specified in attached Table 4 to the extent of one half thereof, taking into account motives, frequencies, etc. of the relevant act of violation. In such cases, even in cases of increasing an administrative fine, total amount of the administrative fine shall not exceed two million won. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
[This Article Wholly Amended by Presidential Decree No. 21464, Apr. 30, 2009]
ADDENDA
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on February 4, 2008.
Article 2 (Transitional Measures concerning Imposition Disposition of Penalty Surcharges)
Imposition dispositions of a penalty surcharge against an act of violation committed before this Decree enters into force shall be governed by the former provisions.
Article 3 Omitted.
Article 4 (Relationship to Other Statutes)
Where any other statute cites the former Enforcement Decree of the Goods Distribution Promotion Act or any provisions thereof as at the time this Decree enters into force, it shall be deemed cited this Decree or the relevant provisions of this Decree in lieu of the former Enforcement Decree of the Goods Distribution Promotion Act or any provisions thereof, if any provisions corresponding thereto exist in this Decree.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 20722, Feb. 29, 2008>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation: Provided, That the amended provisions of the Presidential Decrees which were promulgated before this Decree enters into force but the enforcement dates of which have not arrived yet, among the Presidential Decrees amended pursuant to Article 6 of the Addenda, shall respectively enter into force on the enforcement dates of such Presidential Decrees.
Articles 2 through 6 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 21087, Oct. 20, 2008>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation: Provided, That Article 10 shall enter into force on November 1, 2008; Articles 24 through 26 on January 1, 2010; Article 29 on July 1, 2009; and Article 48 on January 1, 2013.
Article 2 (Transitional Measures concerning Amendment of the Decree on Disciplinary Action against Public Officials)
(1) The Central Disciplinary Commission I and the Central Disciplinary Commission II existing as at the time this Decree enters into force under the Decree on Disciplinary Action against Public Officials before it is amended, shall be deemed the Central Disciplinary Commission under this Decree.
(2) Requests for resolution of disciplinary actions received by the Central Disciplinary Commission I and the Central Disciplinary Commission II as at the time this Decree enters into force under the Decree on Disciplinary Action against Public Officials before it is amended, shall be deemed received by the Central Disciplinary Commission under this Decree.
(3) Resolutions adopted by the Central Disciplinary Commission I and the Central Disciplinary Commission II as at the time this Decree enters into force under the Decree on Disciplinary Action against Public Officials before it is amended, shall be deemed adopted by the Central Disciplinary Commission under this Decree.
(4) Members of the Second Central Disciplinary Commission existing as at the time this Decree enters into force under the Decree on Disciplinary Action against Public Officials before it is amended, shall be deemed appointed or commissioned as members of the Central Disciplinary Commission under this Decree.
Article 3 (Transitional Measures concerning Amendment of the Enforcement Decree of the Framework Act on Logistics Politics)
Matters conducted by the Minister of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs following deliberation and resolution of the Logistics Administrators Examination Committee as at the time this Decree enters into force under the Enforcement Decree of the Framework Act on Logistics Policies before it is amended, shall be deemed conducted by the Minister of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs under this Decree.
Article 4 Omitted.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 21464, Apr. 30, 2009>
This Decree shall enter into force on May 7, 2009.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 21719, Sep. 9, 2009>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on September 10, 2009.
Articles 2 and 3 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 21744, Sep. 21, 2009>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on October 1, 2009.
Articles 2 through 5 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 21882, Dec. 14, 2009>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation. (Proviso Omitted.)
Articles 2 through 7 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 21985, Jan. 7, 2010>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation.
Articles 2 through 4 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 23073, Aug. 11, 2011>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on August 19, 2011.
Article 2 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 23297, Nov. 16, 2011>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation. (Proviso Omitted.)
Article 2 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 23759, May 1, 2012>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation. (Proviso Omitted.)
Article 2 (Applicability to Public Announcement of Examination)
Matters concerning the amendment of the time limit of public announcement of examination, etc. out of this Decree shall begin to apply from the examination to be administered on or after January 1, 2013.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 23921, Jun. 29, 2012>
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 24213, Nov. 30, 2012>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on December 2, 2012.
Article 2 (Applicability to Refund of Examination Fee)
The amended provisions of Article 40 (4) shall begin to apply from the examination publicly announced after this Decree enters into force.
Article 3 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 24443, Mar. 23, 2013>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation. (Proviso Omitted.)
Articles 2 through 6 Omitted.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 25050, Dec. 30, 2013>
This Decree shall enter into force on January 1, 2014. (Proviso Omitted.)
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 25146, Feb. 5, 2014>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on February 7, 2014.
Article 2 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 26473, Aug. 3, 2015>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on August 4, 2015.
Articles 2 through 8 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 26752, Dec. 22, 2015>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on December 23, 2015,
Article 2 (Transitional Measures concerning Commissioned Members of Subcommittees)
Members commissioned under the former Article 13 (3) 2 as at the time this Decree enters into force shall be deemed commissioned by the amended provisions of Article 13 (3) 2.
Article 3 Omitted.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 26844, Dec. 31, 2015>
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on January 1, 2017. (Proviso Omitted.)
Articles 2 through 12 Omitted.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 27960, Mar. 27, 2017>
This Decree shall enter into force on March 30, 2017. (Proviso Omitted.)
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 27972, Mar. 29, 2017>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on March 30, 2017.
Articles 2 through 10 Omitted.