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Decree Law No. 39/2021

Publication: Republic Diary No. 105/2021, Series I of 2021-05-31
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 39/2021
  • Pages: 15 - 16

Summary in plain english

What is it?

It amends the deadlines for submission of information by operators and for validation of information by the Authority for Mobility and Transport (AMT), in accordance with the procedures for allocating funding and compensation to operators for carrying out essential public transport services under the COVID-19 pandemic disease.

What is going to change?

It will now be until 15 July 2021, for amounts paid in 2020, and until 15 July 2022, for amounts paid in 2021.

In the event of a refund of amounts paid in 2020, this must occur by the end of November 2021, and by the end of November 2022, for amounts paid in 2021.

What advantages does it bring?

The extension of the deadline for operators and competent public entities to send information to AMT allows them to include all the accounting elements necessary to validate the amounts granted.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law entered into force on 1 June 2021.

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