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Criminal Code criminal law 27.079 modification. Adopted: 16 December 2014 promulgated: 18 December 2014 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. sanctioned with force of law: article 1 - article 252 of the criminal code be replaced by the following: article 252: shall be punished by a fine of seven hundred and fifty pesos ($ 750) to twelve thousand five hundred pesos ($ 12,500) and special disqualification of one (1) month to one (1) year, the public official who, without being admitted the resignation of his destiny, forsake him with damage to public service. The Member of a force of security national, provincial or the autonomous city of Buenos Aires, or armed State agency which, by its nature, careful to charge the people who knowingly unjustifiably forsake acts of service or maliciously omits the provision of regular function or mission to which by law is required, shall be punished with imprisonment for one (1) to three (3) years and special disqualification for public office by the double time sentence. If, as result of the abandonment u omission typified in the paragraph preceding, is decommitted damage to goods of the force, goods of third, injury or death of their comrades or third, is apply a penalty of prison of two (2) to eight (8) years and disqualification absolute for play charges public. The military who forsake their service, their destination or which desertare in time of armed conflict or disaster area, shall be punishable with imprisonment of one (1) to six (6) years. If as result of their behavior proves the death of one or more persons, military losses suffered are prevented, or it dificultase save lives in case of catastrophe, the maximum penalty will rise to twelve (12) years. In any case the penalties provided for shall be imposed whenever not found an offense with more severe penalty.
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GIVEN IN THE CHAMBER OF THE CONGRESO ARGENTINO, BUENOS AIRES, TO THE SIXTEEN DAYS OF THE MONTH OF DECEMBER OF THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN.
-REGISTERED under no. 27.079 - https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/NUlBZlo4RElhN3hycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 AMADO BOUDOU. -JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Lucas Chedrese. -John H. Estrada.
Date of publication: 19/12/2014 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/NUlBZlo4RElhN3hycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09
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