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Penal Code criminal law 27206 modification. Adopted: 28 October 2015 promulgated: November 09, 2015 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. sanctioned with force of law: article 1 - be incorporated as the last paragraph of article 20 bis 11.179, criminal code, the following law: in the case of the offences set forth in articles 119, 120, 124, 125, 125 bis, 128, 129 - in fine-, 130 - paragraphs second and third-, 145 bis and 145 ter of the Penal Code, the special disqualification will be life imprisonment when the author has earned from his job position, profession or law for the Commission.
Article 67 of the law 11.179, criminal code, article 2 ° - modified by the following: article 67: the prescription is suspended in cases of offences for which prosecution is necessary the resolution of previous or preliminary ruling, issues that must be resolved in another trial. After the cause of the suspension, the prescription is ongoing. The prescription is also suspended in cases of crimes committed in the exercise of the public service, for all those who had participated, while any one of them is playing a public office. The course of the prescription of the criminal action corresponding to the intended offences in the articles 226 and 227 bis, will be suspended until the restoration of constitutional order. In the offences set forth in articles 119, 120, 125, 125 bis, 128, 129 - in fine-, 130 - second and third - paragraphs, 145 bis and 145 ter of the Penal Code, prescription is suspended while the victim is a minor and until having reached the age of majority formulate on the complaint or ratify the formulated by their legal representatives during his minority of age. If as consequence of any of them crimes indicated had occurred the death of the minor of age, will begin to run from the midnight of the day in that that had reached the most of age. The prescription is interrupted only by: a) the Commission of another offence; (b) the first call made to a person, within the framework of a judicial process, in order to receive her statement for the investigated crime; (c) the adversarial requirement of opening or elevation to trial, carried out in a way that establishes it appropriate procedural legislation;
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RTROK3p3ZHRXS2hycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 d) the writ of summons to trial or equivalent procedural act; (and e) the dictates of conviction, even if it is not firm. The prescription runs, is suspended or is interrupted separately for each crime and for each one of its participants, with the exception planned in the second paragraph of this article.
Article 3 - repeal of the second and third subparagraph of article 63 of the law 11.179, criminal code.
Article 4 ° - contact the national executive power.
GIVEN IN THE CHAMBER OF THE CONGRESO ARGENTINO, BUENOS AIRES, TWENTY-EIGHT DAYS OF THE MONTH OF OCTOBER IN THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND AND FIFTEEN.
-REGISTERED UNDER THE NO. 27206-AMADO BOUDOU. -JULIAN TO. DOMINGUEZ. -John H. Estrada. -Lucas Chedrese.
Date of publication: 10/11/2015 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RTROK3p3ZHRXS2hycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09
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