Modifies Article 8 Of The Law No. 222 Of February 10, 2012, For Consultation To All The Peoples Of The Indian Territory And Isiboro Sécure National Park - Tipnis.

Original Language Title: Modifica el Artículo 8 de la Ley Nº 222 de 10 de febrero de 2012, de Consulta a los pueblos indígenas del Territorio Indígena y Parque Nacional Isiboro Sécure – TIPNIS.

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LAW 240

2012 MAY 10 LAW

EVO MORALES AYMA

CONSTITUTIONAL PRESIDENT OF THE PLURINATIONAL STATE OF BOLIVIA

For the Plurinational Legislative Assembly, it has The following Act:

THE PLURINATIONAL LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY,

D E C R E T A:

Single Article. Is Article 8 of Law No. 222 of 10 February 2012, of Consultation of the Peoples

Amending, of Indigenous Territory and Isiboro Secure National Park? TIPNIS, with the following text:

? Article 8. (Deadline). The Free and Informed Prior Consultation shall be conducted from its beginning to its conclusion, no later than two hundred and ten (210) days after the enactment of Law No 222 of 10 February 2012.?

REPEAL AND ABROGATORY DISPOSITION

Unica.

I. The modification contained in this Law will be applied in the process of Consultation prior to the indigenous peoples of the

Indigenous Territory and Isiboro Secure National Park? TIPNIS.

II. The provisions contrary to this Law shall be opened and repealed.

Remit to the Executive Body for constitutional purposes.

It is given in the Session Room of the Plurinational Legislative Assembly, at nine days of the month of May

year two thousand twelve.

Fdo. Lilly Gabriela Montano Viana, Rebeca Elvira Delgado Burgoa, Maria Elena Mendez Leon, David Sanchez

Heredia, Wilson Changaray F., Angel David Cortes Villegas.

Therefore, I enact it so that it has and will comply as the Law of the Plurinational State of Bolivia.

Palace of Government of the city of La Paz, ten days of the month of May of two thousand twelve years.

FDO. EVO MORALES AYMA, David Choquehuanca Cespedes, Juan Ramon Quintana Taborga, Luis Alberto

Arce Catacora, Arturo Vladimir Sanchez Escobar, Daniel Santalla Torrez, Felipe Quispe Quenta, Nemesia Acacollo Tola, Claudia Stacy Pena Claros.