Petroleum Revenue Management Bill, 2012

This document is part of the source library for NRGI's 2017 Resource Governance Index, a comprehensive measure of the quality of natural resource governance in 81 oil, gas and mineral-rich countries. To access the full dataset and all other index resources, visit https://resourcegovernanceindex.org.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country South Sudan
Year 2012
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 4: Taxation, Precept 5: Local Effects, Precept 6: Nationally Owned Resource Companies, Precept 7: Revenue Distribution, Precept 8: Revenue Volatility, Precept 9: Government Spending
Document Type Statute
RGI Sub-component Open data
RGI Questions 1.2.5b: Do rules specify the royalty rate(s) applying to extractive companies?,
1.2.5f: Who is the tax authority (i.e. who has the authority to collect taxes and payments from extractive companies)?,
1.2.6a: Is the government required to make all payments to the national treasury or deposit them into a national resource account, aside from amounts legally retained by SOEs?,
1.4.7c: Are there rules that govern how the proceeds from the sale of the SOE's production should be transferred to the government?,
2.2b: Are there specific rules governing the transfer of extractive resource revenues (i.e. are these rules distinct from those governing other types of transfers)?,
2.2c: Do rules specify that subnational governments of producing areas should receive a higher share of extractive resource revenues than those of non-producing areas?,
2.2.4a: Do rules require that an external body periodically audit the transfers of extractive resource revenues to subnational governments?,
2.3.3b: Is the sovereign wealth fund prohibited from investing in certain asset classes or investment types?,
2.3.5a: Is the sovereign wealth fund required to produce annual financial reports?,
2.3.6a: Does the sovereign wealth fund publicly disclose its annual financial reports?
Did this document contribute to RGI scoring? Used for scoring
Are the RGI questions here tagged with law and/or practice Law and
Practice (Both)
Publisher GOSS
Author Government of South Sudan GOSS
Source or API link http://www.eisourcebook.org/cms/February%202016/South%20Sudan,%20draft%20Petroleum%20Revenue%20Management%20Bill%202012.pdf
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute