Czech Senate Declines the Act on Public Benefit Status

Pajas, Petr Jan
December 2013
International Journal of Not-for-Profit Law;Dec2013, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p34
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the decision of the Senate of the Czech Parliament not to approve the Bill of Public Benefit Status on September 12, 2013. Topics include the opposition of various parties such as Czech Social Democratic Party, Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia, and Public Affairs Party, the listing of the bill as publicly beneficial activity which is considered a sensitive issue in the Czech Republic, and the possible impact of the bill to the implementation of the New Civil Code.


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