Executive Branch. -Ceremonial For His Inauguration.


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August 19 law

EXECUTIVE BRANCH. †" Ceremonial for investiture.



The following ceremonial for the legal transmission of supreme power of the republic:

ArtA-asshole †" 1. A ° †" A hours two p. m. from the dA-to ten and nine of the current month, together with the legislative branch, the current president of the republic and the president-elect with the new vice-presidents, accompanied by the diplomatic corps (if it has well to attend), of the National courts, corporations and departmental authorities and the public officials of this capital. The very reverend archbishop and the metropolitan choir will also be part of this assistance.

The diplomatic corps, the officials of the administrative and political branch, as the church list, will occupy the right side of the testera; and the left, those of the judicial branch, designate in advance their respective seats, by means of ballots.

ArtA-arse †" 2. The president of the republic will deposit the insignia of the executive branch in the hands of the president of the congress, changing the style of the speeches. A% immediately the president of the congress will invite the elected president of the republic, to take the oath prescribed by the article 80 of the constitution, receiving it immediately to the vice presidents proclaimed, according to the article 81; finished which, with their respective insignia, they will investigate the word to the new president of the republic, who will answer him with an address to the case.

The president and vice-presidents cease, Take the immediate seat of the holders, passing the first Vice-President, to preside over the session.

ArtA-article 3. ° †" When the executive branch is present to the session, the same as when it is withdrawn, it will be accompanied by a commission of two senators and eight deputies. The secretaries of the congress will receive it from the bar, lend the same attention to the retreat.

In both cases, the remote commission will receive from the military stop the honors that are due to it, according to ordinance.

Communicate to the executive branch for constitutional purposes.

Session of the national congress, in Sucre, on August 18, 1896.

Antonio Modesto VA�squez.

Primo Arrieta.

Gil Antonio PeA ± aa†"S. Secretatio.

NA©stor Cueto V.â€" D. Secretary.

José Mará-a Linà ¡ †" D. Secretary.

I shall be in agreement with the constitution.

Government Palace in Sucre, capital of the Republic, at 19 days of the month of August 1896.


M. D. Medina,

Minister of government and justice.