Utilise dormant accounts for supporting children-Article translation 11-

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Dec 4, 2016 17:27
"Dormant account", which are saving accounts have shown no activity more than 10 years, will be utilised for charity activities, under "The law to utilise dormant accounts". This bill is going to be enacted through next assembly.

About 440 million dollars are estimated to be annually allocated as the budget for NPO activities which support children with intractable diseases and their families, or encourage the higher education of children in child care facilities.
休眠預金で難病や児童養護施設などの子ども支援 毎年500億円、法案成立へ

金融機関に預けられたまま10年以上お金の出し入れがない「休眠預金」を民間の公益活動に使うための「休眠預金活用法案」が今国会で成立する見通しになった。毎年500億円程度が、難病の子どもを持つ家族の支援や、児童養護施設に入っている子どもの進学支援をするNPOの活動資金などに充てられる見込み。

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