Regulation (2009:1299) On National Minorities And Minority Languages

Original Language Title: Förordning (2009:1299) om nationella minoriteter och minoritetsspråk

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Article 1 this regulation lays down the law

(2009:724) on national minorities and minority languages, as well as

If Government subsidies to local governments for additional costs

and measures in response to the law.



Follow-up responsibilities



paragraph 2 of the Stockholm County Administrative Board is responsible for monitoring

of the administrative authorities ' application of the law (2009:724)

about national minorities and minority languages.



The first subparagraph shall not apply to such follow-up subject

section 3. Regulation (2010:196).



section 3 of the Sami Parliament is responsible for the follow-up of

application of the law by the administrative authorities (2009:724) if

national minorities and minority languages with regard to

the Sami and Sami.



Optional connection to management area



4 § the notifications under section 7 of the Act (2009:724) on national

minorities and minority languages are being assessed by the Government annually.

Such a notification shall be submitted to the Cabinet Office last

on 1 april.



When considering whether a municipality after the notification shall be included in a

administrative area, shall be taken into account if there is a

pronounced interest from minorities to the municipality concerned shall

included in the management area. It is the municipality that will show that

such an interest exists in the relevant minority in

the municipality. Regulation (2010:1991).



State aid to municipalities and county councils



5 § State aid within the meaning of this regulation, subject

availability of funds, to the municipalities included in the

the administrative districts for Finnish, meänkieli and Saami under

section 6 of the Act (2009:724) on national minorities and

minority languages.



6 § State aid within the meaning of this regulation, subject

availability of funds, to the County Council of Dalarna County,

Gävleborg, jämtland, norrbotten, Skåne County, Sweden

The County of Stockholm, Södermanland, Uppsala County, Västerbotten

län, Västernorrland County, Västmanland County, Västra Götaland

County, the County of Örebro and Östergötland County. Regulation (2014:1543).



7 § State aid within the meaning of this regulation, subject

availability of funds, also to the municipality that the Government

under section 7 of the Act (2009:724) on national minorities and

minority languages decided to get included in a

management area.



The municipalities that are part of such a management area

set out in the annex to this regulation.

Regulation (2010:196).



8 § State aid to municipalities and county councils left

annually. The State contribution is intended to be used for the

additional costs incurred in the municipality and the County Council with

reason of the rights which individuals derive from the law

(2009:724) on national minorities and minority languages, and

measures to support the use of Finnish,

Meänkieli and Sami.



Each municipality shall, jointly with the national minorities

identify the needs of the municipality of measures supporting

for the use of Finnish, meänkieli and Sami.



section 9 of the State's contribution to a municipality is calculated on the basis of

First, a basic amount of 660 000 kroons, the number of inhabitants

in the municipality on 1 november of the year before the allowance is paid.



A commune with



– less than 50 000 inhabitants, 1 basic amount,



– up to 80 000 inhabitants, 1.5 basic amount,



-up to 100 000 inhabitants, 2 basic amount,



-up to 400 000 inhabitants, 3 basic amount, and



– 400 000 inhabitants or more, 4 basic amount.



A municipality which is part of two or three administrative areas,

In addition to the basic amounts a special contribution of 500 000 kroons.

Regulation (2011:1530).



section 10 of the State's contribution to a County Council is 250 000 SEK.

Regulation (2010:196).



10 a of the Government contribution under section 9 or 10 may be reduced if

the municipality or the County does not have exhausted the entire

the grant amount for the immediately preceding premium years.



The reduction referred to in the first subparagraph shall be made in an amount

equivalent to not more than the amount that has not been spent.

The allowance shall not be reduced if the municipality or

the County Council shows that the funds, in whole or in part, shall be used

for such specific additional costs or measures to

support the use of Finnish, meänkieli and Sami who do not

will be covered by the next annual State subsidies.

Regulation (2014:1543).



section 11 of the Sami Parliament will examine questions about the State's contribution to the

Municipalities included in the administrative area of the Sami language and to

the county councils of Dalarna, jämtland, norrbotten County and

Västerbotten County. Stockholm County Administrative Board shall hear

questions about State aid to other municipalities and counties.

The contributions shall be paid at the latest by 1 april of each premium years.

Regulation (2011:1530).



section 12 of a municipality or a county that received contributions

under this regulation is required to make a financial

accounting for the funds paid and an accounting of what

funds have been used to. Local authorities should also disclose how

the survey referred to in paragraph 8 has been carried out.

Report shall be submitted to the authority has paid

the premium.



Authorization



paragraph 13 of the Stockholm County Administrative Board may provide additional

regulations on accounting under section 12 and the regulations on the

enforcement of section 10 (a). Regulation (2011:1530).



Appeal



paragraph 14 of the Decision by the County Administrative Board of Stockholm under this

Regulation may not be appealed. Nor did the decision of

The Sami Parliament pursuant to this Regulation may be appealed.



Transitional provisions



2010:196



1. this Regulation shall enter into force on May 1, 2010.



2. Government grants for the grant year 2010 to the County Council of West

Götaland and the municipalities listed in the annex to

Regulation shall be paid at the latest by 1 July 2010.



2010:1991



1. this Regulation shall enter into force on 1 February 2011.



2. State subsidies as a result of this regulation for the grant year

2011 County Council of Gävleborg County, Göteborg municipality,

Hofors municipality, Kalix municipality, the municipality of Skinnskatteberg,

Geography of Stockholm and Umeå municipality, shall be paid at the latest by 1

April 2011.



2011:1530



1. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 January 2012.



2. The new provisions of section 10 shall apply for the first time in

the case of State aid that is paid for the grant year 2013.



2014:1543



1. This Regulation shall enter into force on 1 June 2015.



2. The provision in section 10 apply to the County Council first

time in the case of State aid that is paid for the grant year

2016.



Annex list of municipalities on the basis of section 7 of the Act

(2009:724) on national minorities and minority languages included

in an administrative area



Municipality Administrative Area



Borlänge municipality, Finnish



Borås municipality, Finnish



Degerfors municipality, Finnish



Dorotea municipality Sami



Enköping municipality, Finnish



Fagersta municipality, Finnish



Finspång municipality Finnish



Gävle municipality, Finnish



Göteborg municipality, Finnish



Hofors municipality, Finnish



Hällefors municipality, Finnish



Kalix municipality, Finnish and meänkieli



Karlskoga municipality, Finnish



Krokom Sami



Lindesberg municipality Finnish



Ludvika municipality, Finnish



Luleå municipality, Finnish



Malmö municipality, Finnish



Mariestad municipality, Finnish



Motala municipality, Finnish



Norrköping municipality, Finnish



Norrtälje municipality, Finnish



Nykvarn municipality, Finnish



Oxelösund municipality Finnish



Sandviken municipality, Finnish



The municipality of Skinnskatteberg Finnish



Skövde municipality, Finnish



Smedjebacken municipality Finnish



Sundbyberg municipality, Finnish



Sundsvall municipality Finnish



Surahammar municipality, Finnish



Trelleborg municipality, Finnish



Trollhättan municipality, Finnish



Trosa municipality, Finnish



Uddevalla municipality, Finnish



Umeå municipality, Finnish



Västerås municipality, Finnish



Örebro municipality, Finnish

Regulation (2014:1543).