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September 2020

Standard & Norms: A non technical analysis of Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2020

Financial Management Service Foundation

The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act (FCRA) is the cornerstone law regulating the receipt of foreign funding in India. In September 2020, the Indian government introduced and passed the FCRA Bill 2020 into law, placing new restrictions on how organizations can receive and spend foreign grants. The law is expected to have far-reaching impact on the country’s social sector. This report discusses the amendments made, the implications for the social sector at large, and the path forward. Read the report here.