Regulation (2008:349) Of Government Grants To Organizations For Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Or People With Transgender Identity Or Expression
Original Language Title: Förordning (2008:349) om statsbidrag till organisationer för homosexuella, bisexuella, transsexuella eller personer med könsöverskridande identitet eller uttryck
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Article 1 this regulation lays down provisions on State aid
to organisations of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender
or persons with Transgender identity or expression.
With a transgender identity or expression means that someone
do not identify themselves as male or female or by their
attire or otherwise give expression to belong to a
of the other sex.
2 § the purpose of Government grant is to support organisations
own initiatives and activities with the purpose of strengthening
the position in society of lesbian, gay, bisexual,
Transgender or people with Transgender identity
section 3 questions about refunds under this regulation be reviewed by
Authority for youth and civil society issues.
Terms and conditions for submissions
section 4 of the Contribution is provided, subject to availability of funds.
5 § Contributions may be provided to an organization
1. is independent and democratically structured with an activity
which do not run counter to democratic ideas,
2. have a main purpose which complies with section 2,
3. conducts its operations in Sweden,
4. self pays for part of its business;
5. have a nationwide organisation with satisfactory
geographical distribution in relation to the Organization's
6. has conducted business with a purpose which complies
with paragraph 2, for at least two years, and
7. have a minimum of 500 paying members or paying
members and organised activities for at least four
local associations or departments.
section 6 grants may under a three-year start-up period provided
even if your organization does not meet the conditions specified in
5 § 5-7.
section 7 of the Contribution cannot be left to an organization that has liabilities
for Swedish taxes or fees of the bailiff
or are in liquidation or bankruptcy.
section 8 application for refund shall be made in writing. The applicant shall submit
Authority for youth and civil society issues the documents
and tasks which the Board decides in an individual case.
The reliability of the data on paid members under
5 § 7 shall be certified by the Organization's accountant.
Decisions and payments
section 9 in a decision to grant, the last day of accounting under
section 13 specified.
Decisions on grants may be subject to conditions.
section 10 of the refund shall be granted for a maximum of one year at a time.
section 11 in assessing organizational grant shall
Authority for youth and civil society issues take into account
the number of members and to comprehensiveness.
Consideration should also be given to whether the Organization, other
State Organization grants for their activities.
section 12 of the allowance is paid at one point. If the contribution
exceed five price base amounts according to Chapter 2. 6 and 7 § §
the social security code, the allowance is paid at two
occasions, each time with half of the granted
grant. Regulation (2010:1736).
section 13, an organization which has received grants under this
Regulation is bound to at the time as specified in the
the decision to leave the Agency for youth and
civil society issues a financial accounting of the received
funds and an accounting of what funds have been used to.
The Organization's auditor shall certify that the financial
the General ledger accounts are reliable, accurate, and
that the conditions for the grant and applicable regulations, etc.
have been followed. If the contributions received amounted to
at least five price base amounts according to Chapter 2. 6 and 7 § §
social insurance code, this should be done by an authorized
or certified public accountant. Regulation (2014:92).
section 14 of an organization which has received grants are required to
at the request of the administration of youth and civil society issues
leave the evidence which the Board requests for review of
General Ledger. Regulation (2014:92).
section 15 Authority for youth and civil society issues, in
its annual financial statements provide a comprehensive presentation of the
a grants and the amounts. Authority for youth and
civil society issues must, by 1 June of each year
to the Government to provide a summary of what
the contributions have been used to and, if possible, an assessment of
Government grant effects in relation to the purpose of
the contributions. Regulation (2014:92).
Refunds and chargebacks
16 § the recipient of a grant under this regulation are
repayment required if
1. the receiver by providing incorrect information or other
way has caused that the contribution has been given incorrectly or
with the high amount,
2. the refund for any other reason than what is said in 1 has been provided
improperly or with excessive amount and the recipient should have
3. the contribution is not used for the purpose stated in section 2,
4. a person who has received the grant does not leave such a
report referred to in section 13, or
5. terms and conditions of the order have not been met.
section 17, if a beneficiary is required to repay pursuant to the
section 16 of the public authority for youth and civil society issues
decide to fully or partially recover the premium. If the
There are specific reasons to do so, the authority may for the youth and
civil society affairs remit repayment in whole or in part.
section 18 of the Youth Authority and civil society issues
notify the regulations necessary for the execution of
This regulation. Regulation (2014:92).
section 19 of the Decision pursuant to this Regulation may not be appealed.
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