VISTO what was proposed by the NATIONAL COMMISSION ON ATOMIC ENERGY, the decentralized agency under the NATIONAL PRESIDENCE, and
That the ARGENTINA REPUBLIC has been selected by the International Collaboration of the PIERRE AUGER PROJECT to install the Observatory of the Southern Hemisphere of the Project, which constitutes a fact of great significance for our country.
That the above-mentioned project is an international scientific undertaking that seeks to study the cosmic rays that impact the Earth's atmosphere and seeks to gain new knowledge about unexplained phenomena, to reveal large unknowns that allow access to a new knowledge of the universe.
That such a project will constitute an international scientific centre of excellence throughout its useful life.
That the NATIONAL COMMISSION OF ENERGIA ATOMICA is the body selected to carry out the aforementioned Project.
That the present measure is in use of the emerging powers of article 99, paragraph 1, of the National Constitution.
THE PRESIDENT OF THE ARGENTINA NATION
RIGHT:Article 1 -The PIERRE AUGER PROJECT for the installation of a Cosmic Radiation Observatory at the ARGENTINA REPUBLIC. Art. 2° - The NATIONAL COMMISSION ON ATOMIC ENERGY, under the NATIONAL PRESIDENCE, will be the body responsible for carrying out the aforementioned Project. Art. 3o - Instruct the Chief of Staff of Ministers to make the necessary budgetary adjustments in order to comply with this measure. Art. 4o - Within the TREINTA (30) days contacts from the date of this decree, the NATIONAL COMMISSION OF ENERGIA ATOMICA should raise to the consideration of the NATIONAL EXECUTIVE POWER the proposal where the mechanisms are established to ensure compliance with the objectives mentioned in Article 1 of the present. Art. 5° - Contact, post, give to the National Directorate of the Official Register and archvese. - MENEM. -Jorge A. Rodriguez. - Guido J. Di Tella.