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Name: Non-Governmental Organisations Act, 2016 (Act No. 1 of 2016).
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-02
Entry into force:
ISN: UGA-2016-L-101544
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Uganda Legal Information Institute (ULII), Uganda PDF PDF (consulted on 2016-03-24)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to repeal and replace the Non-Governmental Organisations Act Cap. 113; to provide a conducive and an enabling environment for the Non-Governmental Organisations sector; to strengthen and promote the capacity of Non -Governmental Organisations and their mutual partnership with Government; to make provision for the corporate status of the National Bureau for Non-Governmental Organisations and provide for its capacity to register, regulate, coordinate and monitor Non-Governmental Organisations activities; to provide for the board of directors; to provide for the establishment of branch offices of the Bureau, District Non-Governmental Organisations Monitoring Committees, Subcounty Non- Governmental Organisations Monitoring Committees, to make provision for special obligations of Non-Governmental Organisations and to provide for other related matters.
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