CREATION OF THE GENERAL DIRECTION OF LUCHA AGAINST CARDIOVASCULARES.
BUENOS AIRES, May 19, 1948
The Senate and the Chamber of Deputies of the Argentine Nation,
in Congress, etc.
ARTICLE 1. - Believe as an agency dependent on the Ministry of Public Health, the Directorate General for Combating Cardiovascular Diseases, who will coordinate their action against them throughout the territory of the Nation.
ARTICLE 2. - The organization and designation of specialized and administrative technical staff shall be by the Executive.
ARTICLE 3. - This direction, for the purposes of article 1, shall establish in the Federal Capital, territories and in each of the provinces centers for the care, preventive and social medicine of such patients. It will be established in the same centres of re-education and teaching, which also promotes the rehabilitation and rehabilitation of those.
ARTICLE 4. To that end, the Executive Branch shall promote with the respective Governments the agreements leading to the provision of such services in all the assistance establishments of the Nation, whether provincial, municipal or private.
ARTICLE 5. - The agency shall be responsible for social medical education by all means of propaganda and dissemination recommended by modern technology.
ARTICLE 6. - Authorize the executive branch to invest the sum of $15,000.000 m/n for the fulfillment of this Law, which shall be taken from general rents with imputation to it or may be obtained by issuing public debt securities up to 3 1/2 % of interest and the amortization established by the executive branch.
ARTICLE 7. - Contact the executive branch.
WHOLE - CAMPORA - Zavalla Carbó.