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OFFENCES against the integrity SEXUAL offences against the integrity SEXUAL Act 26.879 created the national registry of genetic data. Sanctioned: 3 July 2013 promulgated: 23 July 2013 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. they attest to the force of law: article 1 ° - created the national registry of genetic data linked to offences against Sexual integrity, which will work in the field of the Ministry of Justice and human rights of the nation.
Article 2 ° - the registry will have exclusive finally facilitate the clarification of the facts that are the subject of a judicial investigation in criminal matters linked to offences against sexual integrity provided in book two, title III, chapter II of the Penal Code, in order to proceed with the identification of the responsible persons.
Article 3 ° - the registry will store and systematize the genetic information associated with a sample or biological evidence that has been obtained in the course of a criminal investigation and any person sentenced with final judgment by the offences set forth in article 2 of this law. Also, respect of any convicted person is recorded: a) full names, if you own them shall include the corresponding nicknames, pseudonyms or nicknames; (b) photography updated; (c) date and place of birth; (d) nationality; (e) number of document of identity and authority that issued it; (f) address current, for which the condemned, once released, shall inform the authority the address changes that you make.
Article 4 ° - registered genetic information consist of elaborate personal alphanumeric registration solely on the basis of genotypes which secrete independently, are polymorphic in the population, lack of direct association in the expression of genes and contribute only identifying information suitable to be systematized and codified in a computerised database.
Article 5 °-the record will have with a section intended to people convicted with sentence firm by the Commission of them crimes referred to in the article 2 ° of the present law. A time that the https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/a3dnSGZLUDJyRnBycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 conviction is firm, the judge or court shall order ex officio exams to achieve the genetic identification of the convicted person and his entry in the register.
Article 6 °-the record will have with a section special intended to authors not individualized, of them crimes provided in the article 2 °, in which will consist the information genetic identified in them victims of such crimes and of all evidence biological obtained in the course of its research that presumably applicable to the author. Their incorporation will be ranked by the judge of trade, or a requirement of part.
Article 7 ° - hearing records in the registry will be considered sensitive data and restricted, so it only will be supplied to members of the public prosecutor, judges and courts around the country as part of a cause in which to investigate any of the offences referred to in article 2 of this law.
Article 8 °-them tests genetic is practiced in them laboratories duly accredited by the Ministry of science, technology and innovation productive or by bodies certifying duly recognized by that Ministry.
Article 9 ° - the registry shall ensure for the conservation of an inviolable and immutable files mode of genetic information and samples obtained.
ARTICLE 10. -The obrante information in the registry will be only given low one hundred (100) years after the initiation of the cause in which its incorporation would have arranged or by court order. Not apply expiration deadlines established by article 51 of the criminal code in this respect.
ARTICLE 11. -In the framework of this law prohibited the use of samples of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) for any purpose that is not the identification of persons for the purposes specified in this law.
ARTICLE 12. -This Act is complementary to the criminal code.
ARTICLE 13. -Communicate is to the power Executive national.
GIVEN IN THE CHAMBER OF THE CONGRESO ARGENTINO, BUENOS AIRES, ON THE THIRD DAY OF THE MONTH OF JULY IN THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN.
-REGISTERED UNDER THE NUMBER 26.879-AMADO BOUDOU. -JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Gervasio Bozzano. -John H. Estrada.
Date of publication: 24/07/2013 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/a3dnSGZLUDJyRnBycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09
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