Law No. 9790 (on the classification of public interest organizations (OSCIPs))

Brazil

(enacted in 1999)

Law No. 9790 of 1999 (on the classification of public interest organizations (OSCIPs)) pertains to public interest organizations (OSCIPs). This law established the regulatory framework for OSCIPs while Decree 3100 of 1999 (appended in “Related Laws/Regulations”) provides details on its authorization, functioning, and supervision.

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