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Create Is The Council Federal Of Legislators Communal Of The Republic Argentina. Functions.

Original Language Title: Créase el Consejo Federal de Legisladores Comunales de la República Argentina. Funciones.

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Law 26,874

Create the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic. Functions. Sanctioned: July 3, 2013 Enacted: August 1, 2013

The Senate and Chamber of Deputies of the Argentine Nation, meeting in Congress, etc., are sanctioned by law:



Legal recognition and legal status

Article 1-Create the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic, an organization that, based on the sanction of this law, will have legal status to acquire rights and to contract obligations, acting as an entity Non-state public.

ARTICLE 2 °-The Federal Council of Community Legislators will act under the regime that establishes this law. The regulations which the institution itself adopts for its operation shall respect the procedures resulting from its organic status and the provisions of this Regulation.


Association of municipalities, councillors and former councillors

Article 3-May be part of the Federal Council of Community Legislators: (a) All of the Deliberative Councils or communal legislative bodies of our country that choose to voluntarily associate themselves with the entity; (b) The councilors and councilors Mandate fulfilled, individually.

ARTICLE 4 °-Incorporate the Bicameral Commission of the Permanent Adviser of the Argentine Federation

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In addition to its specific functions, it will be constituted as a liaison agency between the Federal Council and the Honorable Congress of the Nation. They shall be the functions of the Permanent Advisory Committee: (a) Velar for the respect of municipal autonomy and federalism within the framework of the precepts contained in the National Constitution; (b) Constituted as a liaison agency between the Federal Council of Communal Legislators and the Honorable Congress of the Nation.


Provincial Councils of Deliberative Councils

ARTICLE 5-It is determined that the Provincial Forums of Deliberating Councils that are constituted in the jurisdictions, in their character of instance of grouping of the Councils at the provincial level, will intervene in all those activities which are provided for this purpose by the Organic Statute of the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic.

Article 6 °-The Provincial Council of Deliberating Councils, in the area of the provincial jurisdiction, will be responsible for carrying out the calls, as well as contributing to the coordination of activities that the Federal Council promotes Community legislators for their associates.


Objectives, objectives and actions

Article 7 °-According to the purposes of the sanction of this law, the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic will have as its main purposes, objectives and actions: a) Contribute to the strengthening of a pluralistic and federal democracy, and to defend the validity of municipal autonomy within the framework of the precepts contained in the National Constitution, coordinating its actions with the Argentine Federation of Municipalities and any other institution contributing to these goals; b) Constituting in the natural institutional area of the Deliberative Councils and the communal legislative bodies, in the search for their strengthening and hierarchization (c) Represent the Deliberating Councils or associated communal legislative bodies to the national executive branch, legislative branch and judicial branch, the provincial authorities, national and provincial agencies, foreign and international agencies, entities and agencies, organizations, associations and related programs (d) Promote the training and training of local councillors or legislators in exercise or elect, and of the staff who perform in the Legislative Departments of each municipality or legislative body of the communes or similar entities in the provinces of the interior of the country, according to the names receive in each jurisdiction. e) Implement joint actions for the updating and modernization of the Deliberating Councils, aimed at developing a more efficient task, allowing for greater operability and speed of the

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(f) Promoting a dynamic and continuous process of exchange of information, documentation and experiences in all areas linked to local legislative bodies, in particular those that strengthen the participation of all social actors, managing cooperation and contributions from provincial, national and international organizations and programs; g) Facilitating the exchange of legislative experiences, promoting those that can be adopted by other districts, in particular those which, by their nature, contribute to a (h) To disseminate and disseminate information related to the legislative and municipal issues, by editing and distributing research, counselling and training materials; (i) Promoting the formalisation of local legislation (a) to promote the local development of the different territories, with particular emphasis on the care of the environment and the sustainable development of the different territories; (j) establishing links and agreements with like-minded associations of other countries, as well as regional and international organisations, with the aim of promoting exchange of information, documentation and related experiences and encourage the development of programmes and actions of common interest; k) Promoting new modalities of interrelation and cooperation of the municipal public sector with other social actors, such as as intermediate entities, professional associations, university and educational institutions, private companies, non-governmental and community organizations to encourage the development of associated efforts for the benefit of the local community; l) Promote and implement all types of agreements, agreements and programmes with public, non-governmental and private bodies, of our country and of the outside, that promote enterprises and activities that they have for members and/or beneficiaries to the municipal administrations and the local community; m) Create, support and to finance foundations, institutes and centres of study or other organizations to encourage the carrying out of studies, research, programmes, projects and actions relating to municipal and local legislative matters, as well as to provide their support to other institutions and organisations developing similar or similar activities; n) Coordinate with the national executive branch and provincial governments activities to promote municipal autonomy, strengthen and hierarchize the Deliberative Councils; n) Take intervention in the processing of conventions and programs with public, non-governmental and private bodies, both national and international.


Of The Organic Statute

Article 8 °-The Organic Statute to be adopted for the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic shall be adapted to the following requirements: a) Resist the autonomy of the entity by establishing that the approval and eventual modifications of its Organic Statute, and also the main institutional decisions, will result from the acts and resolutions adopted by its assemblies and (b) Velar so that the regimes and procedures to be adopted ensure a sustained harmonious institutional development on a democratic and pluralistic functioning that reaches all the Councils Deliberants or organs (c) To differentiate the roles of its driving, management, and administrative bodies; advice and oversight by establishing the powers conferred specifically on each of them;

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(d) Establish for all elective organs the procedures to be followed for the election of its members, observing the federal and plural representativeness of its authorities and guaranteeing the representation of minorities, as well as the tasks assigned, the duration of their mandates, the requirement of their rotation, as well as the forecasts for the management and audit of the work of the current officials; and) Previewing and adapting the institutional procedures -enabling the development and implementation of the various programmes, actions and activities to be carried out by the Federal Council for the fulfilment of its objectives and objectives.


Capacity, assets and resources

ARTICLE 9 °-The Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic will be fully qualified to acquire or lease all types of assets and assets, to hire and to provide all kinds of services in itself and with the contest of third parties, and may contract the obligations and commitments that are necessary to adequately meet its institutional purpose and develop its actions.

ARTICLE 10. -the assets and assets of the Council shall be composed of the assets and assets, which shall be acquired by any title and the economic and financial resources obtained from: (a) the ordinary social contributions and contributions established for the functioning of the institution, as well as the extraordinary contributions to be determined. In the setting of the value of the social contributions paid by the councillors and municipalities, an amount will be taken into account for the incorporation of the largest number of members; b) the credits, donations, grants and legacies of different origin (c) The contributions made by public and private bodies and entities in our country and abroad to finance the development of their activities; (d) the agreements and/or agreements concluded with national agencies and institutions and/or international, public, private and non-governmental; e) The provision of services technical assistance, consultancy, training, and others; (f) the tariffs and/or commissions of services entering into different activities; (g) the organisation of congresses, meetings, conferences, seminars, courses, etc.; publishing and distribution of publications; (i) interest, commissions and income accruing from the investments made in the capital, as well as the resources obtained and invested; (j) any other type of resources arising out of their activities.


Operational headquarters. Accession

ARTICLE 11. -The legal domicile and the headquarters of the Federal Council of Community Legislators will be established within the scope of the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.

ARTICLE 12. -Invite the provincial legislatures and governments to sanction the laws of accession and arrange for government measures conducive to promoting in their respective jurisdictions, the

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functioning of the provincial forums, deliberative councils or communal legislative bodies and the recognition of the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic with the objective of contributing to strengthen the work of the local authorities and promote local development.


Transitional provisions

ARTICLE 13. -Acts held prior to the sanction of this law by the Federal Council of Community Legislators will be held by certain and valid until they assume the new elected authorities of the entity, which will have to review the actions up to that point.

ARTICLE 14. -For the integration and conformation of the Federal Council of Community Legislators of the Argentine Republic, the current authorities will have to draft the rules of operation in the framework of this law. The authorities in charge of the leadership of the Federal Council of Community Legislators will be responsible for the election process of the new authorities in the framework of the regulation adopted in time. Until the regulation is approved and the new authorities are elected, the current Commission of the Federal Council of Community Legislators will be in charge of the institution's leadership.

ARTICLE 15. -Until the recognition of the Federal Council of Community Legislators by all the provincial legislatures of the Argentine Republic is formalized, the Permanent Advisory Commission created by Article 4 ° will be integrated by legislative representatives of the provinces which have acceded to the institution in accordance with Article 13.

ARTICLE 16. -Contact the national executive branch.



BELOVED BOUDOU. -JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Gervasio Bozzano. -Juan H. Estrada.

Date of publication: 05/08/2013

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