paragraph 1 of this regulation are regulations on State aid to
counties and some municipalities in response to HIV infection.
2 § the purpose of Government grant is to strengthen and supplement the
such efforts as the counties and some municipalities are taking
to achieve the following objectives:
1. limit the spread of HIV infection by
maintain and develop effective prevention work
performed by skilled personnel, are based on Science and
proven experience and primarily directed and adapted to
different prevention groups ' conditions and needs,
2. strengthen and complement efforts to combat other sexually
-transmitted and blood-borne diseases which are likely to contribute to
to meet the objectives of 1, 3-6,
3. limit the consequences of HIV infection for society and
4. create transparency about HIV infection and aids as well as prevent
people living with such an infection or disease or
their families stigmatized and discriminated against,
5. cooperate with other counties and municipalities for
knowledge creation and transfer of knowledge within such
activities that promotes achievement of the objectives referred to in 1 to 4,
6. collaborate with or support such non-profit organizations
that is a legal person and that the objectives set out
in 1 – 4.
section 3 allowance under this Regulation may be used to
support not-for-profit organizations pursuing the objectives set out
in 2 § 1-4.
paragraph 4 for the purposes of this regulation,
1. prevention teams: such groups of people,
based on what is known through epidemiological data, or
other scientific evidence, in particular the high degree
at risk of HIV infection, or transfer
HIV infection to others,
2. claim year: the year a the grant application submitted to
The public health agency,
3. premium years: the year following the application year.
§ 5 what this regulation about a County case
a municipality that is not part of a County.
Forms of State aid
section 6 of the State aid provided in the form of operating grants or
Conditions for State aid
7 § Contributions may only be provided for interventions that are based on
Science and proven experience or whose results can
be followed up and evaluated by scientific methods and that
to be taken to achieve the objectives set out in section 2.
Operating grants may only be submitted to the Stockholm County
counties, Skåne County and Västra Götaland County
counties and municipalities that are part of that County.
Project grants may only be submitted to the county or to a
commune forming part of the Stockholm County Council, County
County Council or Västra Götaland County.
section 8 Subsidy should only be given to an applicant who can account
1. the current epidemiological situation concerning
HIV infection within the applicant's geographic area of responsibility,
2. what actions applicants during the application year self
in order to achieve the objectives set out in section 2,
3. what actions other participants during the application year
performs on behalf of or with the support of the applicant to
achieve the objectives set out in section 2,
4. what proportion of the costs of the efforts
are accounted for in accordance with paragraphs 2 and 3 which have been funded with
the applicant's own resources and the proportion financed
through funding from other stakeholders,
5. what measures, in addition to those covered by the application for
grants, which the applicant intends to carry out during the grant year
in order to achieve the objectives set out in section 2.
For all operations are reported in accordance with the first subparagraph,
indicate whether they are performed until further notice, or in the project and what
prevention groups efforts are directed to. In the event that the
any cooperation with or support for non-profits
is not present, the reasons for this are reported.
section 9 for the operational grant also applies to the
activity grant application relates have been conducted for at least
section 10 of the Contribution is payable only subject to availability of funds.
section 11 of the application for a refund must be in writing and be received
the public health authority by 1 June
Application must be signed by an authorized
representative of the applicant. Regulation (2013:918).
section 12 of the application, the applicant shall specify the
1. the objectives of section 2 which is sought,
2. the actions to be implemented to achieve the stated
3. prevention teams that interventions are targeted to and on
how the stakes have been adapted to meet these
groups ' particular circumstances and needs, and
4. the expected results of the listed actions.
section 13 the applicant shall in addition to the 11 and 12 of the
leave the other documents and data
The public health agency needs to be able to examine the application.
section 14 if the applicant does not submit the documents or information
imposed by section 11, 12 or 13, the applicant shall be given the opportunity
to supplement the application within the specified period.
If the applicant does not comply with a request to supplement the application,
may the application be examined as is.
Determining authority, etc.
15 § public health authority decides in cases of grants under
This regulation. Regulation (2013:918).
16 § A premium years covers a calendar year. Decisions on grants
taken at only one point for every premium years.
section 17 of the assessment of an application for funding must be made with
based on the applicant's ability to meet the
objectives sought. Decisions on contributions to
The public health agency, on the basis of the prevailing
epidemiological situation in the country, prioritizing applications
1. is expected to play a role in disease control throughout the country,
2. is expected to support the Centre's work as a County Council
According to the Constitution, is obliged to carry out,
3. refers to the actions to be implemented in cooperation between the
counties, between municipalities or between counties and
4. refers to the actions to be implemented in co-operation with non-profit
organisations representing different prevention groups.
section 18 of the public health agency will decide in each case if
the conditions to apply for the grant.
The conditions under which a contribution shall be
the grant decision. Regulation (2013:918).
section 19 of a beneficiary is obliged to by 1 March
the year after the grant year, submit a report to the
The public health agency. Report shall contain
1. a financial accounting,
2. Description of what resources were used to, and
3. the results achieved, and how these relate
to the expected results and the objectives
applied for the grant. Regulation (2013:918).
section 20 of the public health agency shall, by 31 May of each year
provide a comprehensive financial statement to the Government. By
report shall state
1. who has a contribution,
2. the amount of contributions paid to each
3. What are the conditions that applied in respect of each of
4. examples of the types of actions taken
and on activities that are deemed to work particularly well, and
5. a summary of the State grant
use in relation to the objectives set out in section 2.
The health authority shall every two years, starting in 2014, at
the same time also provide Government an assessment of
Government grant effects in relation to the objectives set out in
2 §. Regulation (2013:918).
section 21 of the contributions shall be paid in advance by a quarter
Refunds and chargebacks
section 22 of a beneficiary is obliged to refund if
1. the refund fully or partly unused,
2. the refund has not been used for the purpose for which it has
3. the recipient has not provided such a statement or such
Schedule referred to in article 19, or
4. the conditions in the decision on the contribution has not been followed.
section 23 if a beneficiary is required to repay pursuant to the
22 § 2 – 4, public health authority may decide to fully or
partly to recover contribution.
A beneficiary shall without special request refund
grant funds not used. Such reimbursement shall
be made no later than 1 March of the year following the grant year.
section 24 public health authority's decision under this regulation,
not subject to appeal. Regulation (2013:918).
1. this Regulation shall enter into force on January 1, 2014.
2. For applications that have been received by the
The Swedish Institute for infectious disease control prior to the entry into force applies 4 § 2 and
section 11 of the their older version.