RSTV: FOREIGN CONTRIBUTION (REGULATION) AMENDMENT BILL, 2020

Introduction: Parliament has passed Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill 2020 in the recently concluded Monsoon Session. The Act regulates the acceptance and utilisation of foreign contribution by individuals, associations and companies. Foreign contribution is the donation or transfer of any currency, security or article (of beyond a specified value) by a foreign source. Highlights of …

Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill 2020

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2020: Context: Introduced in the Lok Sabha. It seeks to make significant changes to the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA). Proposed amendments- the Bill It seeks to prohibit ‘public servants’ …