Posted on November 11, 2022
Consumer Affairs Agency of the Japanese Government (CAA) is working on The Act on the Prevention of Malicious Donation Solicitations by Organizations, to be proposed to the National Diet.
The aim of the proposed law is purported to be the prevention of so-called “fortune telling fraud” and other malicious practices allegedly carried out by some religious organizations. However, we fear it could also discourage genuine donations to legitimate nonprofits.
We propose the following to CAA and the members of the legislature:
Original link in Japanese: https://www.jnpoc.ne.jp/?p=26801