Official Translation ()
The following terms and expressions, mentioned in this Law, shall have the meanings specified below, unless the context determines otherwise:
The Illegal Gain: Each fund which one of the persons, who are subjects to the provisions of this Law, gains for himself or herself or for others by virtue of the exploitation of the position or capacity, or as a result of a conduct which violates a legal provision or public manners, or through any other illegal manner, even though it does not constitute a crime. Also deemed an illegal gain shall be each increase to the wealth which takes place following the assumption of the service or the rendering of the capacity upon the person subject to the provisions of this Law or to his or her spouse, or his or her minor descendants, in the event it is not compatible with their income and he or she fails to provide evidence of a legitimate source thereof. Also included under the provision of the illegal gain shall be each fund which any natural or judicial person gains by means of collusion with any person subject to the provisions of this Law as to exploit his or her position or capacity.
1. In the event the person perpetrating the crime of the illegal gains or the partner therein initiates to notify the public authorities of the crime before it is being revealed and of the fund collected, he or she shall be exempted from the two punishments of imprisonment and fine stated for such crime.
2. In the event the person perpetrating the crime of the illegal gain or the partner therein during the interrogation conducted with him or her provides help as to reveal the crime and its perpetrators, the punishment shall be reduced to imprisonment and shall be exempted from the punishment of the fine.
The lawsuits of the illegal gain and all relevant procedures shall not be subject to limitation by time.