Act 24.660. Modifications.

Original Language Title: Ley 24.660. Modificaciones.

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EXECUTION of the sentence of execution of the sentence freedom freedom Law 26.813 24.660 law. Modifications. Sanctioned: 28 November 2012 promulgated: 10 January 2013 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. they attest to the force of law: article 1 ° - is incorporated as article 56 ter of the Act 24.660, the following text: article 56 ter: in cases of persons sentenced for crimes provided in the 119 articles, second and third paragraph, 120, 124 and 125 of the Penal Code, will establish an intervention specialized and adapted to the needs of the internal (in order to facilitate their reintegration to social environment, which will be carried out by specialized equipment referred to in paragraph l) article 185 of this Act. In all cases, at the time of recovering the freedom for compliance with penalty, it will be awarded to the convicted person, a summary of his medical history and a court order for the purpose of obtaining a referral to a health centre, where necessary.
Article 2° - amending article 17 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 17: for the granting of temporary exits or incorporating the semi-liberty regime is required: i. be included in any of the following minimum execution time: to) temporary penalty without the accessory of article 52 of the criminal code: half of the sentence; (b) penalties perpetual without the accessory of article 52 of the criminal code: fifteen (15) years; (c) Advisory of article 52 of the criminal code, accomplished the penalty: three (3) years. II. do not have open cause where interested in his arrest or another pending judgment. III. own exemplary behavior or the maximum rating of susceptible to be reached according to the time of internment. IV. merit, of the tecnico-criminologico Agency, the correctional establishment Council and, if appropriate, specialized equipment referred to in paragraph l) article 185 of this Act, friendly concept with respect to their evolution and about the beneficial effect that outputs or the regime of semi-liberty may have personal, family and social future of the convicted person. V. In the cases of the persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120 and 125 of the Penal Code, before making a decision, a report of the interdisciplinary team of the Court of execution will be required and will be notified to the victim or his legal representative that https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RG8xbUNnb0FGd3RycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 will be heard if you wish to make any statement. The inmate may propose experts specialists in charge, which will be empowered to present its own report.
Article 3 ° - amending article 19 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 19: it is up to the judge's execution or competent judge have temporary exits and the regime of semi-liberty, specifying the rules that the sentenced person must observe and make changes; When appropriate in the event of non-compliance, the judge shall suspend or revoke the benefit when the infraction is serious or repeated. In the case of persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120 and 125 of the Penal Code continue intervention provided for in rule 56 ter of this law. To implement the award of temporary exits and semi-liberty regime is required accompanied by an employee or the placement of an electronic control device, which may only be dispensed by a court decision, following a report from the organs of control and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court's execution.
Article 4° - amending article 27 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 27: the verification and update of the treatment referred to in article 13, paragraph (d)), shall be responsible for the technical criminological body and shall be made at least every six (6) months. In them cases of them people condemned by them crimes expected in them articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120, 124 and 125 of the code criminal, them professional of the team specialized of the establishment must develop a report detailed giving has of the evolution of the internal and all other circumstances that can result relevant.
Article 5° - amending article 28 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 28: execution judge or competent court may grant probation to the convicted person who meets the requirements set by the criminal code, previous well-founded reports of the body technician-Criminology, correctional establishment Council and, if appropriate, specialized equipment referred to in paragraph l) article 185 of this Act. This report shall contain the history of behavior, the concept and the opinions of crime since the beginning of the execution of the penalty. In the case of persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120 and 125 of the Penal Code, before making a decision, the judge must be direct knowledge of the convicted person and listen if you want to make any statement. It will also require a report of the interdisciplinary team of the Court's execution and shall be notified to the victim or his legal representative, that it will be heard if you wish to make any statement. The inmate may propose experts specialists in his office, who shall be entitled to present its own report. By implementing the granting of probation, an electronic control device, which may only be dispensed by judicial decision, following a report from the organs of control and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court of execution shall be required.
Article 6 °-modify is the article 33 of the law 24.660, that will be drafted of the following mode: https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RG8xbUNnb0FGd3RycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 article 33: the detention home must be arranged by the judge of execution or competent. In the event a), b), c) in article 32, the decision shall be based on medical, psychological and social reports. The judge, when it deems it appropriate, may provide supervision of the measurement carried out by a Board of Trustees of freed or a social service qualified, there is no one. In any case, the person will be in charge of law enforcement agencies or security. In the cases of the persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120, 124 and 125 of the Penal Code will require a report of the specialized equipment referred to in paragraph l) article 185 of this Act and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court of execution, which shall assess the effect of the granting of domiciliary prison for the future personal and family of the inmate. The inmate may propose experts specialists in his office, who shall be entitled to present its own report. An electronic control device, which can only be dispensed by judicial decision, following a report from the organs of control and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court's execution will be required to implement domiciliary prison award.
Article 7 °-modify is the article 45 of the law 24.660, that will be drafted of the following mode: article 45: the judge of execution or judge competent will determine, in each case, through resolution founded, the plan of execution of the prison discontinuous or semidetencion, them schedules of presentation mandatory of the condemned, them standards of conduct that is committed to observe in it life free and it obligation of abide by them standards of coexistence of the institution , provided that appropriate supervision. In the cases of the persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120 and 125 of the Penal Code, to implement the award of discontinuous prison or semidetencion, accompanied by an employee or the placement of an electronic control device, which may only be dispensed by a court decision, following a report from the organs of control and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court's execution will be required. The inmate may propose experts specialists in his office, who shall be entitled to present its own report.
Article 8 ° - amending article 54 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 54: assisted freedom will allow the convicted person without the accessory of article 52 of the criminal code, the anticipated graduation and her reinstatement to the Middle free six (6) months prior to the exhaustion of the temporary penalty. The judge's execution or competent judge, at the request of the convicted person and prior reports of the tecnico-criminologico Agency, the correctional establishment Council and, if appropriate, specialized equipment referred to in subsection l) article 185 of this Act, the incorporation of the convicted person to the assisted liberty scheme is available. The execution judge or competent court may refuse the incorporation of the convicted person to this regime only exceptionally and when considered, by resolution founded, that discharge may constitute a serious risk to the convicted person or the society. In the case of persons convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120 and 125 of the Penal Code, before making a decision, the judge must be direct knowledge of the convicted person and listen if you want to make any statement.
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It will also require a report of the interdisciplinary team of the Court's execution and shall be notified to the victim or his legal representative, that it will be heard if you wish to make any statement. The inmate may propose experts specialists in his office, who shall be entitled to present its own report. To implement the grant of assisted liberty, an electronic control device, which may only be dispensed by judicial decision, following a report from the organs of control and of the interdisciplinary team of the Court of execution shall be required.
Article 9 ° - modified article 166 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 166: the inmate will be authorized, in case of illness or serious accident or death of family members or relatives with the right to visit or correspondence, to comply with their moral duties, except where from having serious and grounded reasons to resolve otherwise. In the cases of persons prosecuted or convicted for the offences provided for in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120, 124 and 125 of the Penal Code, the accompaniment of two (2) employees of the service of custody, transfers and fixed objectives of the Federal prison service shall be required in all cases.
ARTICLE 10. (- Modified article 185 of the Act 24.660, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 185: settlements earmarked for the execution of the custodial sentences, according to your specific destination, must have, as a minimum, the following media: to) qualified personnel, in particular which is in daily contact with the inmates, who must exercise a predominantly educational activity; (b) an tecnico-criminologico body of which it is part a multidisciplinary team consisting of a psychiatrist, a psychologist and an assistant social and if possible, among others, by an educator and a lawyer, all of them majoring in Criminology and related disciplines; (c) medical and dental service in accordance with the placement, the establishment and needs; (d) work programmes that ensure the full occupation of eligible inmates; (e) library and school in charge of teaching staff with enabling title, with sections that are essential for teaching inmates who are obliged to attend (f) Chaplain seconded or appointed by the State honorariamente to the establishment; (g) corrections Council, whose members represent the essential aspects of the treatment; (h) facilities for recreational and sports programs; (i) premises and adequate means to accommodate inmates presenting with acute psychiatric episodes or psychopathic pictures with severe alterations of behaviour; (j) independent and separate sections for the accommodation and treatment of internal addicts; (k) facilities appropriate for the different kinds of visits authorized; (l) a team of professionals specialized in the assistance of inmates convicted of the offences in the articles 119, second and third paragraph, 120, 124 and 125. ARTICLE 11. -Communicate to the national executive power.

https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RG8xbUNnb0FGd3RycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09 given in the room of session of the Argentine Congress in BUENOS AIRES, the twenty-eighth day of November in the year two thousand twelve.

-REGISTERED UNDER NO. 26.813 - AMADO BOUDOU - JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -Gervasio Bozzano. -John H. Estrada.

Date of publication: 16/01/2013 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/RG8xbUNnb0FGd3RycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09