Law No. 20.655. Modification.

Original Language Title: Ley N° 20.655. Modificación.

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LAW of Sport Sport law law 27202 law No. 20.655. Modification. Adopted: 28 October 2015 promulgated: 2015 03 November the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. (sanctioned with force of law: article 1 - replace chapter I 20.655 law and its amendments, with the following: chapter I principles General article 1 °: the State will serve sport and physical activity in its various manifestations considered as fundamental objective: to) universalization of the sport and physical activity as a right of the people and as a contributing factor to the integral formation of persons both within the framework of the education as in other aspects of social life; (b) the use of sport and physical activity as factors in the overall health of the population, with a holistic vision; (c) the promotion of the practice of skills sports in seeks to of reach them maximum levels of them same, ensuring that the representations of the sport Argentine to level international express the hierarchy cultural and sports of the country; d) establish harmonious relationships between educational, social and community sports; of field labor, University, military, Federated, of high performance and adapted, as well as also between all those modalities in that is conceive the sport depending on the needs and them features personal of them participating, as well as of the conditions regional, institutional, cultural and socio-economic of the country; (e) promotion of an awareness national of them values of the sport and the activity physical and it implementation of them conditions that allow the access to its practice to all human, offering opportunities special to them people young, them children, them girls and teen, to them people adult older and to them people with disability, whereas to the animation socio-cultural as authentic half of balance inclusion and full social integration; (f) the equality of opportunities in terms of genre of participate and intervene to all them levels of adoption of decisions in the sport and the activity physical; (g) the diversity of sport and physical activity, as a basic feature of their value and attractiveness and https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 protection and promotion of traditional sports and games of the aborigines and the originating indigenous communities, even in its modern and new forms as an expression of the cultural heritage of the country; (h) create in the national structure of management, coordination and support to sport and physical activity; in provincial, realize a harmonic realization of efforts aimed at the achievement of such structure; in the city, support the satisfaction of needs that the community may not materialize, and in private, to ensure the advice and support that is required; and (i) the coordination with public and private agencies in training programs at all levels, competencies and management and control of resources related to the sport.
Article 2 °: the State will develop its action guiding, promoting, assisting, ordering and supervising them activities physical and sports developed in the country, according to the plans, programs and projects that is develop.
Article 3 °: for the purposes of the promotion of physical and sports activities in accordance with the provisions of the preceding articles, the State shall, through its competent bodies: to) ensure the development of measures that allow the practice of sport and physical activity in the whole population, with priority attention to the persons referred to in article 1 (, subsection e), promoting the realization of programs appropriate to those cases; b) procure that all global education system attributed to physical education and sport place and importance needed to establish the balance between both and the other elements of education, strengthening their links; (c) ensure that personnel who assumes professional responsibility for physical education and sport have competition and training appropriate; (d) to promote the training of physicians specializing in sports and medicine professionals specialized in the sciences applied to sport and physical activity, and to stimulate the creation of centres of research and comprehensive assessment in the matter, in order to promote the advancement of sport in all its forms and help improve the health, quality of life and the safety of the participants; (e) coordinate national, provincial, of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and municipal measures between Governments and relevant private entities, to ensure that school and extracurricular programs of physical activity, physical education and sport have adequate facilities and equipment and appropriate materials in sufficient quantity, to facilitate an intensive participation and safely; f) coordinate between the Governments national, provincial, municipal, the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and competent private entities, the establishment and optimum facilities use, equipment and materials intended for sport and physical activity in general; (g) promoting competitions in different sports disciplines, encouraging the involvement of athletes in national and international competitions; (h) encourage the creation of entities dedicated to the sports, educational, social and community; of labor, University and adapted and that its activities contribute to the integral development of the human being through sport and physical activity; (i) coordinate between the national Governments, provincial, municipal, the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and relevant private entities, involving in urban and rural planning schemes is long-term needs in terms of facilities, equipment and material for sport and physical activity, taking into account the possibilities offered by the environment; and (j) to ensure the safety and correction of sports events, and the security forces and the local authorities involved, provide information on the subject which required the body of https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 implementation of this law and application of the adherent provinces bodies.
Article 2 - replace chapter II 20.655 law and its modifications, by the following: chapter II organ of application article 4: created as a decentralized and autonomous agency within the scope of the Ministry of Social development the National Institute of sport and physical activity as the body of implementation of this law.
Article 5: the National Institute of sport and physical activity has full legal capacity to act in the areas of public law and private and its heritage consists of the goods transferred him and those who buy in the future by any title. It will have its headquarters in the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and you must set eight (8) delegations, one for each of the sports regions.
Article 6: the National Institute of sport and physical activity will be established, for all purposes and in accordance with fixed in this Act, the sports Ministry of the nation under the Ministry of Social development.
Article 7: the conduct and administration of the National Institute of sport and physical activity will be exercised by a Board of Directors (1) comprised of regional coordinators (8) eight and nine (9) members appointed by the Executive branch. The directory will be formed by a / to (1) President, who will have the rank of Secretary of State, and three (3) principals who shall hold the office of Vice President, Secretary-General and director/Executive appointed / as the Executive power; two (2) principals on the proposal of the Argentine Olympic Committee; two principals (2) on the proposal of the Argentina Confederation of sports and a / (1) director to a proposal from the National Council of sports and physical activity that does not perform in the public service, under the conditions fixed by the regulations of this law. The eight (8) coordinators regional will be in charge of each of the regional councils for sport and physical activity. The members of the Board will last in office four (4) years and may be reelected for one (1) period according to the regulations established by the National Council of sports and physical activity. The members of the Board may only be removed from office for failure or poor performance of its functions. The removal must be approved by the two thirds (2/3) of the total number of members of the National Council of sports and physical activity, through a procedure in which the right of defence, has guaranteed broadly the resolution adopted in this respect must duly established in the grounds before planned. The / the President of the Board is the / the legal representative of the National Institute of sport and physical activity, still in charge, chairing and convening meetings of the directory, according to the regulation issued by the authority of application in use of its powers. Voting shall be by simple majority.
Article 8: for the fulfillment of the purposes set forth in this law, the competition authority, has the following powers: https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09

(a) pay the expenses that demands its operation; (b) assign them benefits public as it sets the present law, setting them conditions to must adjust is the subject of such resources; (c) Orient, coordinate, schedule, promote, assist, order and oversee the allocation of funds granted to the sports associations who practice sports in the country in all its forms; (d) approve and implement those plans multiannual that develop the Council national of the sport and the activity physical; e) ensure the implementation of the programme of Social and sports - National Games prevents - under the Law 26.462, throughout the territory of the nation, in conjunction with national, provincial, municipal, agencies of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires and private institutions; (f) advising public and private agencies on aspects related to the application of this law and the fulfilment of the objectives of the sport to develop; ((g) declare the nullity of administrative acts by which assigned public benefits referred to subparagraph (b)) of this article, when not is has complied with the conditions laid down for its granting; ((h) proceeding in the case provided for in subsection g) of this article, to the disqualification of the subject subsidized to obtain new resources for the term of three (3) months to four (4) years; (i) understand the other powers assigned by law to the National Institute of sports and physical activity and the bodies that preceded it; (and j) understand in the other skills that you assign the power Executive.
Article 9: the competition authority will propose to the Executive branch standards requiring the implementation of this Act, its regulations and the creation of indispensable to its functioning organisms.
Article 3 °-Replace is the chapter III of it law 20.655 and their amended, by the following: Chapter III Council national of the sport and the activity physical article 10: create is in to the field of the Institute national of the sport and the activity physical the Council national of the sport and the activity physical, that will be integrated by: a / to (1) Coordinator / to inter-jurisdictional of it administration public national designated / by the headquarters of Cabinet of Ministers a / (1) representative of the National Observatory for sport and physical activity, two (2) members of each Regional Council of sport and physical activity, representing sports provincial representation civil associations called confederations, a / (1) representative from each provincial government and the city of Buenos Aires, a / (1) representative of the sports associations , national representation of educational sport, a / (1) representative of civil sports associations of national representation of social and community sport, a / (1) representative of the sports associations of national representation of sport for older adults, a / (1) representative of civil sports associations of national sport of workplace representation, a / (1) representative of civil sports associations of national representation of University Sports , two (2) representatives of civil representation adapted sports national sports associations, a / (1) person appointed on the proposal of the National Advisory Commission for the integration of people with https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 disabilities of the National Council for coordination of social policies of the Presidency of the nation, and one (1) person on the proposal of the Argentine Paralympic Committee , two (2) representatives of the sports of first degree of the Argentina Republic civil associations, a / (1) representative from the associations of the health sciences applied to sport and physical activity, a / (1) representative of the Argentina Federation of sports journalists, a / (1) representative from the military sport, a / (1) representative of civil associations that represent athletes a / (1) representative of civil associations representing sports technical directors and a / (1) representative of civil associations who represent referees. The Council shall meet at least once (1) per quarter and will choose a / to (1) President, a / to (1) Vice President/a and a / to (1) Secretary general, elected among its members by a simple majority. People who integrate the Council will last in their mandates four (4) years with the possibility of re-election for same period of time. Quorum settle both in ordinary calls as extraordinary for the absolute majority of the total number of its members. Costs that irrogue participation of the representatives of the regional councils for sport and physical activity representing the provincial State, will be in charge of such jurisdictions. In the case of representatives of sports organizations, costs shall be borne by the present law enforcement body.
Article 11: The functions of the National Council of sports and physical activity are: to) suggest the national body of high performance sports, on multi-year high performance sport policy planning; b) suggest in planning multiannual social and community sport development policies; for older adults, of field labor, University, military, land and adapted, ensuring that they offer plans: special opportunities to young people, including children, girls and adolescents, older adults and people with disabilities, equal opportunities for women and special opportunities to traditional sports and games of the aborigines and the originating indigenous communities; (c) joint with the national agencies, projects that facilitate the fulfilment of the objectives of this Act; (d) intervene with the Council Federal of education, in the planning of them contained curriculum of education physical and sport of the system education national; (e) participate with the bodies that regulate the practice of physical education and sport, in the elaboration of rules on the matter; (f) participate with the universities national, in the promotion of activities of training scientific and professional specific in medicine of the sport and science applied to the sport and the activity physical; (g) participate with the competent bodies of the national public sector, provincial, municipal and Government of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires in the promotion of centres of sport and Medicine Sciences applied to sport and physical activity, which have as their object the research and comprehensive evaluation; (h) convene annually to the directory of the authority of application to the effects of receiving a report detailed of management; (i) advise in the matter to the authority of application and propose the adoption of measures for the application of the same; (j) understand in them relations of the Republic Argentina with the Council Ibero-American of the sport, the Council South American of the sport and them agencies international about the sport and the activity physical to which adhere the nation; (and k) dictate its regulation internal.
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 article 4 - replace chapter IV 20.655 law and its amendments, by the following: Chapter IV 12 regional sport and the article physical activity tips: believe the regional councils for sport and exercise of Region I, formed by the city of Buenos Aires, in Region II, comprised of the province of Buenos Aires Region III, formed by the provinces of La Pampa, Neuquen and Rio Negro, Region IV, formed by the provinces of Mendoza, San Juan and San Luis, Region V, formed by the provinces of Córdoba, Entre Ríos and Santa Fe, Region VI, comprised of the provinces of Jujuy, Salta, Tucumán, Catamarca, La Rioja and Santiago del Estero the VII Region, comprised of the provinces of Chaco, Corrientes, Formosa and Misiones and the VIII Region, consisting of the provinces of Chubut, Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego, Antarctica and South Atlantic Islands, each of which will be integrated by a / to (1) coordinator/representative of the organ of the present law enforcement with rank and hierarchy equivalent to director/national , that is natural of an of the provinces of the region or have two (2) years of residence immediate in she, them holders of them agencies provincial competent in matter of sport and activity physical of the region and two (2) representatives of each an of them associations civil sports of representation provincial so-called confederations.

(Article 13: are functions of them tips regional of the sport and the activity physical: to) intervene in the planning of the political regional multiannual of promotion of the sport social and community; for older adults, workplace, University, level land, high performance and adapted, ensuring that they offer plans: special opportunities to young people, including children, girls and adolescents, older adults and people with disabilities, equal opportunities for women and special opportunities to traditional sports and games of the aborigines and the originating indigenous communities; b) articulate with provincial government agencies and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, projects that facilitate orientation, promotion, support, management and control of physical and sports activities; (c) participate with them entities provincial that regulate the exercise professional of it education physical and the sport, in the elaboration of the rules on the matter; (d) participate with the national universities of each region, in the promotion of specific scientific and professional training in medicine of the sport and Sciences applied to sport and physical activity and providing advice to sports associations in the preparation of documentation for proper operation; (e) participate with them agencies competent of them Governments provincial, municipal and of the city autonomous of Buenos Aires in the promotion of centres of Medicine of the sport and Sciences applied to the sport and the activity physical, that have by object it research and it evaluation integral; f) participate in the mechanisms of promotion and sports cooperation between the provinces and the municipalities, by introducing new disciplines and encouraging the practice of those which are preferably local and regional; (g) assist with the body for implementation of this law and the national body of high performance sports in the detection of sports talents of the regions, for its inclusion in national programmes;
https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 h) assist with the National Observatory for sport and physical activity in the structuring and functioning of the system of sports information; and (i) understanding in the promotion and development of regional and international sports games.
Article 5 - replaced chapter V 20.655 law and its modifications, by the following: chapter V councils of the sport and the physical activity article 14: believe the municipal councils for sport and physical activity, which will operate as a legal entity of public law does not state, decentralized and autarchic of public administration municipal and will be integrated by a (1) Board of Directors made up on a proportional basis and at a minimum , by three (3) representatives of them agencies municipal competent in matter of sport and activity physical and three (3) representatives of them associations civil sports that have address social in the district and is are registered in the system of information sports, and must in all them cases keep is the same proportionality of the representation in them charges Executive and alternating is both sectors in all them charges of the Council each four (4) years. The functions of the municipal councils for sport and physical activity are: a) intervene in planning multiannual municipal social and community sport development policies; for people adult older, of field labor, University, Federated, of high performance and adapted, ensuring so in them plans is offer: opportunities special to them people young, children, girls and adolescents, to them adults older and to them people with disability, equality of opportunities to the woman and opportunities special to them games and sports traditional of them / them Aboriginal and them communities indigenous originating; b) articulate with different areas of the municipal administration, projects that facilitate orientation, promotion, support, management and control of physical and sports activities; (c) to intervene in the settlement and the optimal use of facilities, equipment and materials intended for sport and physical activity in general; d) ensure the application of the rules concerning the assessment of medical fitness for people who practice sport and physical activity; (e) interfere with the Legislative Councils and the competent bodies of the municipality in the exercise of the police power of the sporting events that occur in municipal jurisdiction; and (f) assist with the National Observatory for sport and physical activity in the structuring and functioning of the system of sports information and physical activity.
Article 6 ° - Chapter VI 20.655 law and its amendments, replaced by the following: Chapter VI resources and public benefits for sport and physical activity article 15: to contribute to the attention of expenditure which irrigated the provisions of this law shall apply: to) the budget of the National Institute of sport and physical activity; b) a percentage of the liquid profit resulting in the exploitation of casinos, in accordance with the provisions of articles 10, subsection b https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09) and 12 of the Act 18.226 and article 1 of the Decree 600 of June 4, 1999; (c) the funds derived from forecasts sports competition instituted by law 25.295; (d) any contribution arising out of other provisions created or to be created. If affectation specific resources provided for in subparagraphs b), c) and (d)) that it perceives the National Institute of sport and physical activity will increase over the current budget estimate, the Chief of Cabinet of Ministers is empowered to extend that budget to the amounts actually collected. Exceptions made to these resources from the contribution of thirty-five percent (35%), established in article 9 of the Law 26.546. The remnants of resources perceived by such concepts, verified at the end of each fiscal year, will advance to the next year with same target of spending.
Article 16: The resources provided for in article 15 of this law will be earmarked for the construction, expansion and maintenance of sports, to the assistance of the sport facilities in general, training, preparation and training of athletes, trainers, technicians and professionals in medicine of the sport and professionals specialized in the sciences applied to sport and physical activity and the promotion of national and international competitions. The subjects of such resources may be sports civil associations planned in this law, the district and clubs planned village in 27.098 law, the provinces and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, local sports councils and athletes, technicians and trainers provided for in this law, who in all cases fulfil the formal and substantive requirements of the respective legal provisions. The resources granted by the following public benefits: to) grants: refers to subsidies for the purposes of this Act, all those assignments and expenses extraordinary or permanent, with charge of accountability, received by the subjects covered in this article, based on reasons of merit or opportunity, no compensation, no economic consideration or other species , or that when they exist, are manifestly insufficient or disproportionate to the benefit received. (b) scholarships: is understands by scholarships to them contributions in money of character not remunerative that under the present law is allocated by an or more times or in form periodic to athletes, as support for their training and preparation, and to technical / as and coaches / as of them teams of representation national, that act in the field of them associations civil sports of representation national Notwithstanding remunerations that these agents last sittings of the respective entities, which will be exclusively responsible for the fulfillment of the labor, tax and social security obligations that are in charge.
Article 17: People who play managerial and oversight positions in sports associations civil contract liability personal and supportive for the accountability of the resources provided for in article 15 of this law, as well as the fulfilment of the purposes for which you were granted them.
Article 18: The regime of allocation and distribution of resources provided for in the preceding articles are excluded from the provisions of the Decree-Law 17.502/67 and items 1 ° and 2° of 11.672, permanent supplemental budget law (text ordered 2014).
Article 7 - replace chapter VII 20.655 law and its amendments, with the following: https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 Chapter VII institutional system of sport and physical activity

Article 19: For the purposes of this law, it refers to institutional system of sport and physical activity to all sports associations, associative structures intermediate and superior and standards and organizational processes that interact together in order to contribute to the practice, development, sustainability, organization and representation of sport and physical activity. They may only be subject to the measures of promotion, assistance and ordering of physical and sporting activities and the tax and social security benefits provided in this law, 26.573 law and the rules of that matter, the sports associations that integrate the institutional system of the sport and physical activity.
Article 19 bis: are sports associations members of the institutional system of sport and physical activity, to those legal persons referred to in article 168 of the Civil Code and commercial of the nation, who have as object the practice, development, support, organization, representation of sport and physical activity, in accordance with the General principles contained in chapter I of this law and meet the characteristics referred to in articles 20 and 20 bis.
Article 20: The institutional system of the sport and physical activity is structured with civil associations sports first-degree, second-degree, national representation and above. Sports first grade civil associations are entities called clubs or other compatible with its quality, are composed of individuals, they have as an essential aim the practice, development, sustainability, organization of sport and physical activity and are classified according to the object that their actions are directed in sports educational sport, sport, social and community associations; Sport for seniors, workplace, of University Sport Sport, sport land, military sports, high performance sport, or adapted sport. Second-degree sports civil associations are entities called federations, unions, leagues, circles or other compatible with its quality, are integrated by other sports organizations, have as an essential aim the Organization and representation of the sport and physical activity and do not reach the minimum threshold of representation referred to in the following paragraph; they are classified, according to the geographical area in which they operate, in civilian sports associations of municipal or communal representation, of the city of Buenos Aires, provincial representation or regional representation and, according to the object to which are directed their actions, in sports second grade social and community sport organizations; Sport for older adults, of work, of University Sport Sport, Sport Federation, of military sport, adapted sport or high performance sport. Sports nationally representative civil associations are entities called national federations, national confederations or other compatible with its quality, are integrated by other sports organizations, have as an essential aim the Organization and representation of the sport and physical activity, within a geographic area that includes a minimum of five (5) provinces and three (3) sports regions provided for in this law , except the sports of winter, that can understand a threshold lower. They are classified according to the object to which are directed their actions, in civilian sports associations of national representation of educational sport, sport https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 social and community; Sport for seniors, workplace, of University Sport Sport, sport land, military sports, high performance sport, or adapted sport. The organ of application may have exceptions to them thresholds minimum of representation indicated in the present paragraph, when the features of the case so it advise. Top sports civil partnerships are the Argentina Confederation of sports, sports associations of municipal or communal representation, national representation and civil sports associations of provincial representation called confederations, the Argentine Olympic Committee, composed of the civilian sports associations of national representation, within the Olympic movement and also, the Argentine Paralympic Committee, composed of civilian sports associations for Paralympic sports. Is recognizes the autonomy of the associations civil sports members of the system institutional of the sport and the activity physical in the free exercise of their functions.
Article 20 bis: lists submitted for the election of the members of the Board of Directors in the civilian sports associations of first degree of the institutional system of sport and physical activity, must be among the candidates for office holders to choose from, a minimum of twenty percent (20%), as a whole, women and young people between eighteen (18) and twenty-nine (29) years of age which fulfil the conditions of the position for which you apply and are not included in any statutory disabilities. This ratio should be maintained when partial renewals of the titular charges occur. The electoral system of the civilian sports associations of first degree of the institutional system of sport and physical activity should be assigned one (1) or more charge holders in the Board of Directors, for the first minority, long as they meet at a minimum, a number that represents the twenty-five percent (25%) of the votes cast, if the statutes do not set one smaller proportion. The sports associations of national representation of the institutional system of sport and physical activity must provide in its by-laws one (1) category of associates composed of associations of sportsmen, who wish to participate of the entity; a (1) category of associated composed by associations of technical and coaches, that wish to participate of the entity and a (1) category of associated composed by associations of arbitrators, that wish to participate of the entity, that in all them cases comply with them obligations social and will have right to choose a (1) vocal holder each a, in the Commission directive. Lists submitted for the election of the members of holders of the Executive Committee of sports of second-degree civil associations and sports of national representation and their electoral regimes civil associations, must comply with the conditions concerning women, young aged between eighteen persons (18) and twenty-nine (29) years of age and the first minority , referred to in the paragraph above. The removal of the vowels chosen by categories shall be made the Special Assembly of its members. If elections by category fail, either by absence of associated to form it, not have quorum or because you cannot set the vote, the members of the Board of Directors of the sports associations of second grade and the sports associations of national representation may be appointed by the regime of the ordinary Assembly, respecting the requirements of majorities and quorum provided for her and quotas referred to in this article.
Article 21: The Presidents of the sports associations of first and second grade, the sports associations of national representation and higher of the institutional system of sport and physical activity, will have a maximum duration of four (4) years in their mandates, and a maximum of (1) immediate re-election.
(https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 0 article 21 bis: the entities that do not integrate the institutional system of sport and physical activity may be subject to the measures of promotion, assistance and management of sports and physical activities under the present law, only when they carry out activities falling within the objectives set out in article 1 °, subsection e) and meet the formal and substantive requirements provided for in the legal and regulatory provisions in force.
Article 8 - replace chapter VIII 20.655 law and its amendments, with the following: Chapter VIII system of accession of article 22 provinces: the provinces and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires may incorporate objectives and benefits established in this law by way of accession.
Article 23: The incorporation the regime of this law will give right to the provinces and the autonomous city of Buenos Aires to integrate bodies that are created and to be subjects of resources and public benefits for sport and physical activity.
Article 9 ° - be incorporated as chapter X of 20.655 law and its amendments, the following: chapter X Sport information system article 29: be as decentralized and autonomous agency within the scope of the Ministry of Social development, the National Observatory for sport and physical activity that will be promptly established, for all purposes and in accordance with fixed in this Act the National Observatory for sport and physical activity created by Decree 125/2014 of the Executive branch.

Article 30: The National Observatory of sports and physical activity will possess full legal capacity to act in the areas of private law and its heritage consists of goods transferred him and those who buy in the future by any title. It will have its headquarters in the city of Buenos Aires.
Article 31: The conduct and administration of the National Observatory for sport and physical activity will be exercised by a Board of Directors (1) composed of nine (9) members appointed by the Executive branch. The directory will be formed by a / to (1) President, with rank of Secretary of State, and three (3) principals which will play the positions of Vice President, Secretary-General and director/Executive appointed by the Executive Branch; two (2) directors / as to proposal of the Committee Olympic Argentine; two principals (2) on the proposal of the Argentina Confederation of sports and a / (1) director to a proposal from the National Council of sports and physical activity that does not play in the public service, under the conditions fixed by the regulations. People who integrate the directory will last in office four (4) years and may be reelected by https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 1 a (1) period according to the regulations established by the National Council of sports and physical activity. Persons that integrate the directory only may be removed from their posts for failure or poor performance of its functions. Removal must be approved by two-thirds (2/3) of the total number of the members of the National Council of sports and physical activity, through a procedure in which the right of defence, has guaranteed broadly and the resolution adopted on the matter be properly founded on the grounds before planned. The Chairman is the legal representative of the National Observatory for sport and physical activity, being in charge presiding over and convene meetings of the Board, according to the regulation issued by the authority of application in use of its powers. Voting shall be by simple majority.
Article 32: Create physical activity, which aims to unify the statistical activities on athletes, referees, technicians and trainers, sports associations, members of management committees and sports facilities, public or private way of having accurate and timely decision-making for statistical information, assist with the operation of the institutional system of sport and physical activity and develop a proper planning of sports facilities and sports information system to needs.
Article 33: Physical activity and sport information system is composed of: a) a subsystem (1) accreditation of the sports associations members of the institutional system of sport and physical activity; (b) one (1) permanent registration of the institutional system of sport and physical activity; (c) the Census of federated athletes / as, as referees, technicians and trainers; (d) one (1) registration permanent federal chip; (e) the Census of public and private facilities for sport and physical activity.
Article 34: The subsystem of accreditation of sports associations is the process by which it evaluates if a civil Sports Association meets the characteristics referred to in articles 19 to 20 bis of this law and is granted a formal recognition of their integration into the institutional system of sport and physical activity. Accredited sports associations and the members of its committees directives will be incorporated into the permanent record of the institutional system of sport and physical activity which provides for subparagraph (b)) of article 33 of this law.
Article 35: The Census of federated athletes / as, as referees, technicians and trainers consists of a set of statistical activities, coordinated between the competent bodies and civil associations to ensure a permanent people register athletes linked through a federal tab with the arbitrators/ACE, technicians and trainers that are related to sports associations that comprise the institutional system of sport and physical activity, sports. (Them chips Federal will be incorporated to the registration permanent that provides the subsection d) of the article 34 of the present law, with exception of them contracts sports professional, which is governed by them standards of the right common or which regulate that activity sports.
Article 36: The Census of facilities for sport and physical activity consists of a descriptive and systematic inventory of existing in the Republic Argentina sports equipment, according to their location, age, geographical distribution, typology, owners, State of conservation, https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 2 sports or activity to which they are intended, auxiliary facilities and other data that are established under the functions provided for in this Act.
Article 37: The structuring and functioning of the system of sports information will be provided by the National Observatory for sport and physical activity.
(Article 38: are functions of the Observatory national of the sport and the activity physical: to) promote systems integrated of planning, projects, address and supervision of them works of infrastructure sports, in accordance with the guidelines political established by the Institute national of the sport and the activity physical and them organisms to create is; b) evaluate projects of other institutions which, by their suitability and importance to national policies, deserve to be assisted in its technical aspects, materials, or financial; (c) monitor the State of maintenance, conservation and operation general of them services in all them facilities sports that is found in properties under the jurisdiction of the Institute national of the sport and the activity physical; (d) planning, promoting and coordinating the statistical tasks of regional and municipal councils for sport and physical activity; (e) prepare the annual work programme of statistics and censuses of the physical activity and sport information system; (f) establish the methodological rules and programmes of implementation of the statistics to be included in the programme, structure and technical conditions of censuses, the scope and the breakdown of information, as well as the mechanics of data; (g) require the necessary information to public bodies and sports associations, who must evacuate the requirements within a period of forty-five (45) days; (h) distribute, between regional councils and municipal of sports and physical activity, the tasks set out in the annual work programme of statistics and censuses of the physical activity and sport information system; (i) promote the adequate dissemination of sports information; j) carry out research, methodological and statistical nature, aimed at raising the level of technical and scientific system of sports and physical activity; (k) enter into agreements or conventions of a statistical nature, with public and private entities and promote them with agencies of foreign and international; (l) to conduct technical training courses, with the collaboration of international, national and private agencies; (m) organize and carry the subsystems and records established in article 33 of this law, supervising and approving the heritage and institutional State of civil sports associations for the allocation of funds from the national State; (n) revoke or suspend fully or partially the accreditation or registration in the event of failure to comply with the relevant standards; n) conclude agreements with public and private entities to promote, participate and organize the development of educational institutions for the purpose of training and upgrade human, professional, voluntary and technical resources of the sport; (o) conclude agreements with public and private entities to create and participate in the Organization, promotion and sustainable development of the economic resources of the sport; and (p) any other function that contributes to the fulfillment of the objectives set out in article 32 of this law.
3 article 10 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09. -Incorporated as Chapter XI 20.655 law and its amendments, the following: Chapter XI promotional sport and physical activity regime article 39: can be subjects beneficiaries of the promotional scheme provided for in this chapter, the sports associations that comprise the institutional system of sport and physical activity, established in Chapter VII and the agents of sport and physical activity.

Article 40: For the purposes of this Act, refers to agents of the sport and physical activity people athletes, technicians and trainers, as arbitrators and as drivers of sporting activities, defined in accordance with the following characters: a) athlete: is any person who participates in sport under the authority of a sport organisation, subject to the requirements that impose regulations and sports morals; (b) technicians and trainers: are the people who are involved in the process of training that person going through athlete direct technical and pedagogically the process of preparation and competence of the individual athlete or teams, decision-makers, prepared physical, technical, tactical and psychologically people athletes, help achieve the highest level of performance athletes develop the talent of the people to achieve successful results at national and international level, apply the methodology of sports training and planned and systematically evaluated the work of the person athlete. Such persons must have enabling title recognized by the Ministry of education or the sports associations of second-degree or higher sport entities covered by article 20 of this law; (c) arbitrators as: are the people responsible for the control and the impartial guidance of sports and decide the penalties on the ground. Such persons must have enabling title recognized by the Ministry of education or the sports associations of second-degree or higher sport entities covered by article 20 of this law; (((d) are drivers of sporting activities: I) teachers of physical education, and II) as instructors, leading sports or performing physical activities or socio-cultural animation for partners or users of sports associations. The / RFK instructors must have enabling title recognized by the Ministry of education of the nation or top sport entities covered by article 20 of this law. By regulation shall be to implement the correct application of the promotional benefits referred to in this chapter.
Article 41: them athletes that perceive them scholarships that provides the chapter saw of the present law, shall take, to them effects of the system integrated of retirement and inns, the category of small taxpayer attached to the regime simplified for small taxpayers approved by the article 1 ° of the law 24.977 and their amended, that provides the article 39 of the cited regime and quote to the system integrated Previsional Argentine (SIPA) ((((through the contribution referred to in subparagraphs a) and b) of article 39 24.977 law and its amendments, the payment of which will be in charge of the respective bodies of the subvencionantes, with the exception of those athletes who receive scholarships granted by the national body of high performance sports (ENARD), who shall enter it directly, according to the https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 4 established subsections to) and b) article 39 24.977 Act and its amendments exempting them from the income tax component of the regime. Them people athletes not scholarship that is are related with associations civil sports that integrate the system institutional of the sport and the activity physical, through a tab federal, that not are included in a Convention collective of work or a regime special of security social or of health and participate in Championships Argentine, Championships qualifiers for Championships Argentine, in them divisions or categories top of them Championships annual regular of sports by team or in them divisions or categories of promotions of these Championships, will be by choice, for the purposes of the integrated system of retirement and pensions, of the category referred to in the preceding paragraph and shall enter the contribution there referred to, except that any fees that exceed the simplified regime for small taxpayers, case in which will be the category of self-employed, with liabilities that regime. ((He payment of them contributions provided in them interjections to) and b) of the article 39 of the law 24.977 and its amended, will be to charge of them own athletes being excepted of the component tax. For the purposes of this law, it means Federal tab to the instrument which certifies registration ownership having a civil Sports Association of first grade against a civil Sports Association of second grade or a civil Sports Association of national representation, with respect to an athlete, so that it participates in certain official competition, on behalf of that entity.
Article 42: The / as technicians and trainers, as arbitrators and as drivers of sporting activities which have relationship or employment contract registered with the sports associations that comprise the institutional system of sport and physical activity and are not included in a collective labour agreement or a special social security or health scheme, will be included without prejudice to the nature of the bond by which perform their tasks, in the integrated system of retirement and pensions and subject to the provisions that members set 24.241 law and its regulatory standards and they are entitled to the benefits provided for in the national the insurance of health system, instituted by laws 23.660 and 23.661, scholarship athletes will have the same treatment as persons included in the first paragraph of article 41 of this law except that they collect fees that exceed the simplified regime for small taxpayers, case in which form part of the general scheme. The payment of the contributions referred to in paragraphs a) and b) of article 39 of the law 24.977 will be responsible for own agents in sport and physical activity indicated in this article, with the option to make the contribution that foresees the subparagraph c) of article 39 of the law 24.977. The Secretariat of Security Social of the Ministry of work, employment and security Social and the Undersecretary of income public of it secretariat of Hacienda of the Ministry of economy and finance public will establish them categories of the regime simplified for small taxpayers and of autonomous, in which shall be them contributions them agents of the sport and the activity physical covered in the present article.
((Article 43: The civilian sports associations that integrate systems of sport and physical activity, for each of the agents of the sport and physical activity to which refer to paragraphs b), c) and (d)) of article 40 of this law and that integrate your staff payroll, as thus also with those who have relationship or contract of employment not registered within three (3) years prior to the entry into force of the present law and them incorporates in it successive, jointly with them new additions, shall enjoy of a reduction of them contributions employer established in the regime general, with destination to them subsystems of the security social of the system integrated pension Argentine-laws 24.241 and 26.425-, of the Institute national of services social for retired and pensioners-Law 19.032 and their amended-, the Fund national of employment -Law 24.013 and its amendments - and https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 5 the national family allowances - Law 24.714 regime and its amendments-, as indicated on the scale set out in the article. It will not correspond to pay contributions and contributions by the agent that recognizes the age of up to three (3) years referred to in the preceding paragraph. These benefits will be maintained for a period of one (1) year from the entry into force of this law. Reductions will not affect the financing of social security, nor the rights conferred on workers by the social security schemes. The Executive Branch will adopt the budget necessary steps to compensate for the implementation of the designated benefit. Contributions provided for in the law 23.660 and amended, destined for social work, as neither quotas aimed at insurers of occupational hazards, provided for in the law 24.557 and its modifications are not included within this article.
Article 44: According to subparagraphs b), c) and (d)) article 40 of this law, shall be fixed a scale of reduction of twenty five percent (25%) to one hundred per cent (100%) employer contributions from the general regime of civil sports associations according to the coefficient provided for the regulation of this law.
Article 45: When the sports associations provided for in the fourth paragraph of article 20 of this law, receive sums of money on fundraising concept, transfers of athletes and telecast, the two per cent (2%) of the total number of such concepts apply to the cancellation of the contributions and contributions referred to in article 44 of this law , resulting from the application for that purpose, the provisions of the Decree 1,212 of May 19, 2003.

((Article 46: declare is covered inside them provisions of the subsection f) of the article 20 of the law of tax to them earnings, text ordered by Decree 649 / 97 and its amended and complementary, to all them associations civil sports and of the activity physical, included in the subsection m) of it law 20.628 and that integrate the system institutional of the sport and the activity physical (, with the exception of those achieved by Decree 1.212 of the 19 May 2003 and which carry out activities for care and protection of children, old age, disability and disability into their sporting, social and cultural programs in accordance with subparagraph (c)) point 1 of article 81 of the earnings, text ordered by Decree 649/97 tax law and its amendments and complementary. The provision of these activities will be certified by the National Observatory for sport and physical activity, prior granting of the benefit. The companies that made donations, which are intended for all sports infrastructure, prior approval from the National Observatory for sport and physical activity, will be included in the terms and provisions of law 22.317, about sixty-five percent (65%) of the donation made.
ARTICLE 11. -Incorporated as Chapter XII 20.655 law and its amendments, the following: Chapter XII sport in education article 47: created in the scope of the National Institute of sport and physical activity, the Commission https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 6 national sport and physical activity in the field of education which aims to arrange, coordinate, design and implement the programming and planning of sports at all levels of education national policy , ensuring the unit and articulation of the system educational national and the system sports, favoring the use of those resources real and potential, materials and symbolic, that ensure a practice sports of quality and with equity.
Article 48: The National Commission of sports and physical activity in the field of education will be composed by the / the President of the National Institute of sport and physical activity, who will chair the Commission; a / to (1) Secretary / to general designated / by the Council Federal of education, and five (5) members more, that will be designated / as by the Institute national of the sport and the activity physical to proposed of the Committee Olympic Argentine, of the Committee Paralympic Argentine, of the Confederation Argentina of sports, of the Federation of the sport University Argentine, and of them associations linked to them centers of students reached by the Law 26.877.
Article 49: The functions of the National Commission of sports and physical activity in the field of education are: to) ensure at all levels the systematic education, dissemination, development and good practice of different sports into physical education classes; b) participate in regional and international events on educational sport issued by agencies to which the Republic Argentina; is attached (c) plan and organize the Sports School National Games for all levels of the educational system, according to the sports regions, guaranteeing municipal, provincial, regional and national stages. Will they be pursued in coordination with the provincial jurisdictions and of the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, through their educational agencies and federations sport, provincial and national; d) ensure the participation in the international competition organized by the International School Sports Federation; (e) establish programmes guaranteeing the right of all girls, boys and adolescents to recreation, recreation, recreational games and sports, and must make specific programs for those with special abilities; f) ensure strict compliance with the provisions of 20.596, sports special license, law and its amendments; (g) the jurisdictions that adhere to this law licences special or extraordinary perception of assets shall be granted to teachers who, as a result of actions emanating from it, are convoked by the National Commission of sports and physical activity in the field of education for its intervention in character: companions of students or groups, members of teams , judge, jury, senior technician or trainer, of a competition or sporting event of municipal, provincial, national or international jurisdiction, for the time which require their intervention in this event; (h) encourage the promotion and accompaniment of the students to the sports system, in accordance with their families and respecting the rights, interests and possibilities of children and adolescents; and (i) promote the development, maintenance and renewal of facilities and sporting goods in all levels of systematic education.
Article 50: The students of the educational system comprising sports selections of https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 7 national representation may request the exception of school physical education practice, as they remain affected preparation and competence of selected sayings.
ARTICLE 12. -Expenses that requires the operation of the National Institute of sports and physical activity and the National Observatory for sport and physical activity will be charged to programme heading in the General budget of the national public administration. To such effects empowerment is to the head of Cabinet of Ministers to make the modifications budget that are necessary.
ARTICLE 13. -Abrogated article 8 ° 20.596 law; the Decree 382 / 1992 and the Decree 125 / 2014.
Transitional provisions article 14. -Establish a period of one (1) year, from the promulgation of this law, to the adequacy of civil associations in activity, wishing to join the institutional system of sport and physical activity. The national competition authority and the organs of implementation of adherent provinces may grant extensions of general character, up to one (1) year, when the characteristics of the case so warrant. Civil associations entering the institutional system of sport and physical activity after the expiry of the deadline in the previous paragraph, may be subject to measures for the promotion of the physical and sport activities, provided for in this law and the 26.573 law of the tax and social security benefits provided for in chapter XI of this law and in the rules of this matter , then after three (3) years of the expiration.
ARTICLE 15. -For the only time the / President/a, the / the Vice President/a and / the Secretary to general the National Council of sports and physical activity shall be designated by the Executive Branch for the purposes of your organization.
ARTICLE 16. -It power Executive shall regulate the present law within them thirty (30) days of its publication in the Bulletin official.
ARTICLE 17. -Communicate to the national executive power.
GIVEN IN THE HALL OF SESSIONS OF THE CONGRESS ARGENTINE, IN BUENOS AIRES, TO THE TWENTY-EIGHT DAYS OF THE MONTH OF OCTOBER OF THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FIFTEEN.
-REGISTERED UNDER THE N ° 27202-AMADO BOUDOU. -JULIAN TO. DOMINGUEZ. -John H. Estrada. -Lucas Chedrese.

Date of publication: 04 / 11 / 2015 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/aGNCNXJrbnNGdzVycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 8