Reforms Constitutional. - Approve Which Is Recorded.

Original Language Title: REFORMAS CONSTITUCIONALES.— SE APRUEBAN LAS QUE SE CONSIGNAN.

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law of November 26, 1947

CONSTITUTIONAL REFORMS.†" Those that are entered are approved.

ENRIQUE HERTZOG G.

CONSTITUTIONAL PRESIDENT OF THE REPAsBLICA

Honorable National Congress has sanctioned the following Law:

THE H. NATIONAL CONGRESS

DECCRETA:

The following reforms are approved to the Constitution:

NATIONALITY AND CITIZENSHIP

The Article 39 is drawn up in the following terms:

" Article 30 and new "Son Bolivianos: lo.â€" Those born in the territory of the Republic, with the exception of the children of foreigners who are turned on in Bolivia at the service of their governments and the children of foreign passersby, which may choose between The Bolivian nationality was that of his parents, when he was ten and eight years old.

2o.†" Those born abroad of Bolivian father or mother for the sake of being born in the national territory or to register in the consulates.

3o. †" The foreigners who have resided two years in the Republic, declare before the Council Muncipial of the respective Department their will to acquire the Bolivian nationality, renouncing their previous nationality.

remain in the following cases:

a) That they have counnyuge or Bolivian children;

b) That they are owners of buildings or introduce some industry or make up for the use of the collectivity;

c) That they are railway and transport entrepreneurs;

d) That they exercise the magisterium;

e) That they are immigrants hired by the Government.

4th. †" The foreigners who at the legal age, provide the military service You can obtain your naturalization without another requirement.

5o. †"The foreigners who for their services, obtain their naturalization from the CA of Senators".

"The Article 40 is repealed."

Article 41 is worded as follows:

Article 41.†" The Bolivian woman married abroad does not lose her nationality. The foreign woman married to Bolivia acquires the nationality of her husband, provided that she resides in the country, and manifests her conformity; and does not lose her in the case of widowhood or divorce. "

The Article 42 is written in the following form;

"ArtA-culo 42.â€" Bolivian nationality is lost by acquiring foreign nationality, sufficient to recover it from home in Bolivia. "

Article 45 is written in the following terms:

Article 45.†"The rights of citizenship-to be suspended:

1o.â€" For taking up arms or providing services in the enemy in time of war;

2o.a€ " fraudulent bankruptcy declaarda or by executed and damning sentence to corporal punishment;

3o.†"For accepting foreign government functions, without permission from the Senate, except for university and cultural charges in general."

SECCIA " N EIGHTH

SENATORS ' CHAMBER

The following attribute is added to the article 72:

"11a.â€" Accept or deny in secret voting, the promotions proposed by the Executive Branch of General and Coronels of the Army. "

Communicate to the Executive Branch for promulgation.

Meeting room of the H. National Congress.

La Paz, November 17, 1947.

Mamerto Urriolagoitia.â € "M. Mogro Moreno, Congreso Secretario.â €" A. Sarti, Congreso Secretario.â € " P. MontaA ± o, Congresal Secretario.†" A. Camacho PALLcel, Congreso Secretary.

FOR TANTO: the law for the law of the Republic to be held and complied with as Law of the Republic.

Government Palace, in the city of La Paz, at the twenty-six dA-as of November of a thousand nine hundred Forty-seven years.

E. HERTZOG.†" A. Mollinedo.