Amended proposal for the Law on Transparency of Social Organizations (Wtmo) submitted

June 16, 2021 - Earlier, Minister Dekker for Legal Protection submitted a proposal to the House of Representatives for the Social Organizations Transparency Act (Wtmo). The proposed law is one of the government's measures against unwanted influence through foreign money flows on Dutch political, civil society and religious organizations. It has now been announced that the bill will be radically amended and it is intended that all donations will be covered by the new law. An internet consultation on the amendment will be held until 29 June 2021, to which you can respond.

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