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LAW of November 26, 1947 reforms Constitucionales.a€ "are adopted which are entered."
ENRIQUE HERTZOG G. President constitutional of the Repašblica as, the Honorable Congress national has sanctioned the following law: the H. Congress national DECREES: is approve them following reforms to the Constitution: nationality and citizenship the Arta-culo 39 is drafted in them following Ta © terms: "Arta-culo thirty and nueve.a€" are Bolivian: lo.a€ "them born in the territory of the Repa ° public" , with exception of the children of foreigners who are found in Bolivia in the service of their Governments and the children of foreign passersby, which may n choose between Bolivian nationality a³ their parents, to the eighteen years.!
2o.a€ "those born abroad of a father or mother Bolivian by the fact only settle in the national territory or register at the consulates.
3 â €"foreigners who having resided two years in the Republic, declare their willingness to acquire Bolivian nationality, renouncing his former nationality before the Council Muncipial of the respective Department.
Dwell time is reduce to one year, tratÃ ¡(ndose de extranjeros que se encuntren en los siguientes casos: a) having Ca³nyuge or Bolivian children;!
(b) that they are property owners or introducing any industry or invention useful for the community;
(c) they are businessmen of railways and transport;
(d) that he exercised the Magisterium;
e) are immigrants hired by the Government.
4 â €"foreigners who at legal age, military service can provide n get their Naturalizacia³n no other requirement."
5 â €"Foreigners who for his services, obtain your AC Naturalizacia³n Chamber of Senators".
"The Arta-culo 40 is repealed".
41 Arta-culo is drawn up Asa-: Arta-culo 41st€ "the Bolivian woman married to a foreigner does not lose her nationality. The foreign woman married to a Bolivian acquires the nationality of her husband, provided that he resides in the Paa-s, and manifest their conformity; and don't miss it even in the case of widowhood or divorce."
Arta-culo 42 is drawn up as follows;
"" Arta-culo € 42nd "Bolivian nationality is lost by acquiring foreign nationality, for recover household in Bolivia".
Arta-culo 45 is drawn up in the following terms: Arta-culo 45.a€ "suspending the rights of citizen-a: 1o.a€" by taking weapons or provide services in army enemy in time of war;
2o.a€ "by bankruptcy fraudulent declaarda or by judgment enforceable and conviction to sentence body;"
3O.a€ "by accepting functions of foreign Government, without the consent of the Senate, except the University and cultural positions in general".
SECCIA "N Eighth Chamber of senators is added to the 72 Arta-culo the following Atribucia³n:"11a.a€ "accept or deny in secret votaciÃ³n, promotion proposed by the Executive branch of generals and colonels of the EjÃ © army".
Commune-contact to the Executive for its Codelcoâ.
Session of the H. Congress Hall.
Peace, on November 17, 1947.
Mamerto Urriolagoitia.a€ "M. Mogro Moreno, Congressional Secretario.a€" A. Sarti, Congressional Secretario.a€ "P. MontaÃ±o, Congressional Secretario.a€" A. Camacho pa³rcel, Congressional Secretary.
THEREFORE: I enacted it is and meets as a law of the Republic.
Government Palace, in the city of La Paz, to the twenty-six days-as of the month of November one thousand nine hundred forty-seven years.
E Hertzog.a€ "A. Mollinedo.
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