ENFORCEMENT DECREE OF THE BRAILLE ACT
Presidential Decree No. 28056, May 29, 2017
Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28955, jun. 12, 2018
The purpose of this Decree is to prescribe matters mandated by the Braille Act and matters necessary for the enforcement thereof.
| Article 2 (Actual Condition Survey)
|1.|| Matters concerning the braille use abilities of visually impaired persons and personnel related to visual impairment;|
|2.|| Matters concerning nationals’ awareness of braille;|
|3.|| Matters concerning environment for braille use;|
|4.|| Matters concerning braille education;|
|5.|| Matters concerning specialized personnel related to braille;|
|6.|| Matters concerning preparation and dissemination of braille;|
|7.|| Other matters related to braille which the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism deems necessary.|
| Article 3 (Scope of Curriculum Books)
| Article 4 (Criteria, Etc. of Facilities for Braille Publication)
|(1)|| A facility which may publish braille materials referred to in Article 12 (2) of the Act shall fulfill all of the following criteria:|
|2.|| At least two computers which are used for editing braille translation and printing braille materials;|
|3.|| At least one plate making system or printing machine for braille;|
|4.|| At least one binding machine for braille;|
|5.|| Software for braille translation which allows to edit braille translation.|
|(2)|| Where a facility falling under any of the following meets all criteria of each subparagraph of paragraph (1), the Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the head of a local government may support such facility with all or part of the expenses incurred in preparing and disseminating braille publications pursuant to Article 12 (2) of the Act:|
| Article 5 (Handling of Sensitive Information)
This Decree shall enter into force on May 30, 2017.
ADDENDUM <Presidential Decree No. 28955, Jun. 12, 2018>
This Decree shall enter into force on June 13, 2018.