VISTO the sanction of Act No. 24.967 and
That the aforementioned law protects and regulates the ordering and advertising of existing national laws and their regulations.
That the purpose of the Act No. 24.967 is to establish the principles and procedures for the consolidation of existing general laws and their regulations, through the elaboration and approval of the Argentine Legal Digest.
That the Argentine Legal Digest will contribute to the normative order, strengthen legal security and thus provide a better perspective for trade and domestic and foreign investment.
That with the aforementioned Digesto will be given to the powers of the State of a technical tool for the development of norms, which will help to avoid ambiguity, darkness and legal voids.
The proper application of the law in judicial proceedings will also be strengthened, as time and resources will be avoided in the necessary information collection processes.
That by Decree No. 162 of 10 February 1998 the loan contract model was approved to be signed with the INTER-MERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK for the SUPPORT PROGRAMME TO THE SYSTEM REFORM OF JUSTICE, of which one of its components is the development of a Digest that consolidates the whole of national legislation.
That article 4 of the decree quoted in the previous consideration designates the executing agency of the aforementioned Program for the Ministry of Justice.
That the present measure is in exercise of the powers conferred by article 99, paragraphs 1 and 2 of the NATIONAL CONSTITUTION.
THE PRESIDENT OF THE ARGENTINA NATION