Oil and Gas Act, 2015

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Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country Tanzania, United Republic of
Year 2015
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 2: Accountability and Transparency, Precept 4: Taxation, Precept 5: Local Effects, Precept 7: Revenue Distribution, Precept 8: Revenue Volatility, Precept 9: Government Spending
Document Type Statute
RGI Sub-component Open data
RGI Questions 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?,
2.2a: Does the central government transfer extractive resource revenues to subnational governments?,
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?,
2.3a: Does the country have a natural resource fund which is funded by extractive resource revenues?,
2.3b: If there are multiple natural resource funds, which is the largest?,
2.3.5d: Is the legislature required to review the sovereign wealth fund's annual financial reports?
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Publisher Government Printer
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Source or API link http://rgi.nrgi-assessment.org/api/public/documents/TZA-2016-HY
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute