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Royal Decree Prescribing the Amount of Deposits to be Protected in General, B.E. 2563 (2020)

The grounds for promulgation of this Royal Decree are as follows. Whereas the outbreak of the coronavirus disease 2019 has an impact on many sectors, both in economical and social dimension, which results in fluctuation in money markets and capital markets around the world, including Thailand, therefore, in order to maintain trust of depositors in the system of financial institutions of the country, it is expedient to prescribe the amount of deposits to be protected in general, which is to prescribe the amount higher than that prescribed in the Deposit Protection Agency Act, B.E. 2551 (2008). It is therefore necessary to enact this Royal Decree.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Geographic area (spatial range)
  • Thailand
Issuing agency/parties
  • Office of the Council of State
Implementing agencies
  • Ministry of Finance
  • English
  • Thai
Formal type of document Royal Decree
  • Laws and regulations
  • Legal framework
  • Pandemics
  • Public and administrative legal services
Primary policy reference point
  • Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situation, B.E. 2548 (2005)
License Other (Public Domain)
Copyright No
Access and use constraints

This law is under the public domain

Status Signed and in effect
Adoption date/Enacted/Promulgation date/Signing date April 19, 2020
Effective/Enforced Date April 19, 2020
Publication reference The Government Gazette, Vol. 137, part 30a, page 12, dated 19th April B.E. 2563 (2020) | ราชกิจจานุเบกษา เล่ม 137 ตอนที่ 30ก 19 เมษายน 2563
Links to source English: | Thai:

The Office of the Council of State

Keywords COVID-19,Coronavirus,Emergency situation,Protected deposits
Date uploaded April 30, 2020, 09:17 (UTC)
Date modified April 30, 2020, 09:20 (UTC)