ADD：Ningbo Tiantong Temple, Dongwu Town, Yinzhou district, Ningbo city, China
On the rectification of illegal set up donation boxes by teaching enrichment issue special work notice
In the case of the 2015 No. 32
Since a period of time, some parts of the sites for religious activities and religious groups set up donation boxes, illegal employment fake monk Tao, engaging in illegal religious activities to cheat money to teach profit phenomenon repeated, intensified. The problem of serious violations of the party's religious policies and the national laws and regulations, disturb the normal order of religious activities, damage the image and reputation of the Buddhist Taoist believers, hurt feelings and the rights and interests of the tourists, the adverse social impact.
"Regulations" stipulates that non religious affairs religious bodies, sites for religious activities shall not accept non religious donations. In 2012, the State Bureau of religious affairs and other ten departments jointly issued the "on the issue of management process of Buddhist temples, Taoist views" (in the cases of the 2012 No. 41, hereinafter referred to as "the ten sector") clearly pointed out: in addition to the registration by the government departments of religious affairs according to law of the religious activity places, other places are not allowed to organize and hold religious activities, shall not accept the religious contribution. The non religious activities set up donation box, accept the religious donations, conduct religious activities, by teaching enrichment behavior, government departments of religious affairs in conjunction with the public security, housing and urban construction, culture, business, tourism, heritage and other departments, in accordance with the provisions of the relevant laws and regulations, and resolutely investigate and punish, depending on the situation and to be informed; constitution a crime, transferred to judicial organs according to law. Fake religious personnel for religious activities, the government religious affairs departments shall be ordered to stop activities, illegal income, confiscate the illegal income; there is a violation of public security administration, the public security administration punishment by the public security departments in accordance with the law; constitute a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility.
In order to prevent and correct the illegal establishment of the merits of the case, by teaching enrichment issue, we hereby put forward the following requirements:
1 according to the "Regulations" of religious affairs and the ten sector, the merits of the case can only be set up in places of worship, to accept religious contribution, non religious activities, religious groups may not merit box or other form of donation for religious. All religion, public security, housing and urban construction, tourism, heritage and other departments to unify their understanding, clear policy, earnestly implement the "Regulations" of religious affairs and the ten department documents, sites for religious activities, cultural relics protection units, scenic areas and scenic spots in the illegal set up donation boxes of counterfeit clergy by teaching enrichment issue, a thorough investigation and remediation.
2 all religion, public security, housing and urban construction, tourism, cultural relics departments should use legal, administrative and other means of public opinion to carry out comprehensive treatment, banned sites for religious activities and religious groups the illegal establishment of the merits of the case, and severely punish false religious personnel engaged in illegal religious activities, cheat money cases. To carry out education of law subject, depending on the situation and to be informed; the illegal gains, confiscate the illegal income; if the circumstances are serious, at more than 1 times the illegal income 3 times the fine; suspected of a crime, transferred to judicial organs; if the circumstances are serious, the typical case is banned repeatedly repeat offenders should be seriously dealt with, support exposure to and investigate the relevant organization and responsibility.
3 the government religious affairs departments to carry out the policies and regulations to promote the publicity and popularization of the merits of the case; the information announcement system, the necessary convenience believers tourists recognition; promote the establishment of supervision and reporting telephone, accept the supervision of religious believers and tourists and the public opinion, promote the normalization of supervision and inspection work.
4 the government religious affairs departments to guide the sites for religious activities in strict accordance with the "measures for the financial supervision and management of the sites for religious activities (for Trial Implementation)", to strengthen the supervision and management of the merits of the case. The supervision and management of the sites for religious activities as an important part of internal de box local venues for religious activities in the financial supervision and administration of the acceptance criteria; to guide the religious groups, places of religious activity to develop the merits of the case management approach, to further clarify the merits of the case, the conditions for the establishment of the position, quantity, daily management and collection, use, supervision of donations and other issues, to ensure that religious donation for religious purposes consistent with the activities and social welfare charity, and effectively prevent the loss of assets; to guide the sites for religious activities to strengthen the management of marketing; strengthen the supervision of the sites for religious activities, worship shrine tablets and other activities.
5 support for participation, arbitrary institution donation box by teaching enrichment activities of the party and government cadres, can reflect to the discipline inspection and supervision organs, the discipline inspection and supervision departments to seriously deal with disciplinary rules, constitute a crime shall be investigated for criminal responsibility according to law.
State Bureau of religious affairs of the central United Front Work Department
The Ministry of public security, Ministry of housing and urban construction
The National Tourism Administration of the State Administration of cultural heritage
In April 1, 2015