Adapted proposal Civil Society Transparency Act (Wtmo) tabled

2 December 2020 - Minister Dekker for Legal Protection has submitted an amended proposal for the Transparency of Civil Society Organisations Act (Wtmo) to the House of Representatives. In that proposal, the previous plan that personal data of donors should be made public was abandoned. The bill is one of the government's measures against undesirable influence via foreign financial flows on Dutch political, social and religious organisations. Donations to political parties from countries outside the European Union (EU) / European Economic Area (EEA) will be prohibited.

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