Foreign Elections Authorizations Law 23759 - Its Regulation - Full Text Of The Rule

Original Language Title: ELECCIONES EN EL EXTRANJERO -AUTORIZACIONES- LEY 23759 - SU REGLAMENTACIN - Texto completo de la norma

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FOREIGN ELECTORAL ACTS Decree 2133/94 Regulation of Law No. 23,759

Bs. As., 5/12/94

VISTO Law No. 23.759, and


That Act No. 23,759 establishes the granting of a licence to which citizens of neighbouring countries, working in the country in relation to dependency, shall enjoy in order to issue their vote in elections in their country of origin.

That a proper regulation of its mechanics and operativity is necessary, specifying the scopes, formalities and deadlines, taking care not to alter its spirit.

That the present is given in the use of the powers granted by article 99 (2) of the NATIONAL CONSTITUTION.

That's why



Article 1 . The elections referred to in article 1 of Act No. 23,759 are only those covering the whole country and national positions, and not those held only in some or some states, provinces, departments, municipalities, constituencies and/or other existing political districts or to be established in the country of origin. Art. 2o . The worker must apply for the license referred to in article 1 of Law No. 23.759 in writing and in advance not less than TEN (10) days at the date of the elections. (Note Infoleg: By art. 1 Decree No. 1523/2005 B.O. 12/12/2005 states that on the occasion of the national elections to be held on 11 December 2005, at the CHILE REPUBLIC, it is set at CINCO (5) days the deadline provided for in this article. (Note Infoleg: By art. 1 Decree No. 1381/2004 B.O. 14/10/2004 states that on the occasion of national elections to be held on 31 October 2004, at the ORIENTAL REPUBLIC OF URUGUAY, the deadline provided for in this article is set at CINCO (5) days. Art. 3o ). If the worker has not worked half of the working days of the calendar year, the days given in accordance with article 1 of Act No. 23.759 shall be discounted in accordance with article 153 of the Labour Contract Regime (t. 1976). Art. 4o . If the worker does not accompany the record of issuing the vote referred to in article 3 of Law No. 23.759, the days of leave shall be discounted, without prejudice to the disciplinary penalties to which there is a place. Art. 5o . Communicate, publish, give to the National Directorate of the Official Register and archvese. . MENEM. . José A. Caro Figueroa.