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Yeh Chin-fong (Chinese: 葉金鳳; pinyin: Yè Jīnfèng; born 22 June 1943) is a Taiwanese politician. She was the Minister of Justice from 1999 to 2000.[1]

Yeh Chin-fong
葉金鳳
Minister of Justice of the Republic of China
In office
1 February 1999 – 20 May 2000
DeputyTseng Yung-fu
Preceded byCheng Chung-mo
Succeeded byChen Ding-nan
Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of China
In office
15 May 1997 – 5 February 1998
Preceded byLin Fong-cheng
Succeeded byHuang Chu-wen
Personal details
Born22 June 1943 (1943-06-22) (age 76)
Taichū, Taiwan, Empire of Japan
NationalityRepublic of China
Political partyKuomintang
Alma materNational Taipei University

Minister of JusticeEdit

1999 judicial person of the yearEdit

In January 2000, Yeh was chosen as the Judicial Person of the Year for 1999.[2]

2001 Changhua County magistrate electionEdit

On 1 December 2001, Yeh joined the Changhua County magistrate election from Kuomintang. However, she lost to Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Wong Chin-chu.[3]

2001 Changhua County Magistrate Election Result
No. Party Candidate Votes Percentage
1   PFP Cheng Hsiu-chu (鄭秀珠) 39,056 6.37%
2   KMT Yeh Chin-fong 257,504 41.99%
3   DPP Wong Chin-chu 301,584 49.17%  
4 Independent Hong Can-min (洪參民) 8,219 1.34%
5 Independent Chen Wan-zhen (陳婉貞) 6,934 1.13%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Moving to the Hot Seat". CNN. Retrieved 2014-08-22.
  2. ^ http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/local/archives/2000/01/12/0000019292
  3. ^ http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/editorials/archives/2001/11/15/0000111653/2