RMOL. Syariah Supervisory Board (DPS) National Amil Zakat Institute (Laznas) throughout Indonesia agreed to establish a Sharia Supervisory Board Forum (FDPS). Launching from this forum took place at Hotel Sofyan Betawi, Cikini, Central Jakarta, Monday (6/11).
According to FDPS Formulator Chairman, Oni Sahroni revealed that FDPS task and function will be as a forum for gathering, discussing and discussing various issues related to Zakat, Infak, Sedekah (ZIS) and other religious funds.
“The FDPS is composed of the entire Sharia Supervisory Board of Laznas throughout Indonesia, which is expected to respond to various challenges and issues related to Zakat, Infak, Sedekah (ZIS), to examine the issues of Jurisprudence of zakat that develops in society, DPS, as well as supporting the role of Amil in the da’wah and education of Zakat in optimizing the collection, management and utilization of zakat, “said Oni Sahroni who also serves as Chairman of the Sharia Supervisory Board of Laznas Zakat Initiative Indonesia (IZI) on Monday (6/11).
In addition, he continued, the purpose of this FDPS is to strengthen cooperation with the MUI Fatwa Commission (Majelis Ulama Indonesia) in terms of Zakat in Indonesia, realizing synergies and alignment of cooperation among all DPS Laznas in Indonesia.
“So, the beginning of the discourse of FDPS was started from the agreement between the Chairman of the Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) which was attended by Mr. Amin Summa with several Sharia Supervisory Board (DPS) Laznas, MDS is expected to establish a synergy with the MUI Fatwa Commission,” Professor of Islamic Economics and Zakat Science graduated from Al Azhar University in Egypt.
Also present in this forum are National Board of Amil Zakat (BAZNAS), IZI, Daarut Tawhid Care Wallet (DPU DT), Infak Management Institute, Dompet Dhuafa, Rumah Zakat, Baitul Mal Hidayatullah, Orphan Mandiri, Yayasan Dana Social al-Falah YDSF), Nurul Hayat, representative of Zakat Forum (FOZ) and Chairman of MUI Mar’uf Amin.
“The forum is also as close to appointing the Chairman of the Central MUI, Kyai Ma’ruf Amin to be the Chairman of the FDPS Advisory Board,” Oni Sahroni said.