Decree No. 6,789, of 3 MARCH 2009.
The establishment of the Merit Medal Aeroterrestrial, and other matters.
The PRESIDENT of the REPUBLIC, in the use of the role that gives the art. 84, item VI, subparagraph??, of the Constitution, DECREES: Art. 1st Is instituted the medal Aeroterrestrial Merit, designed to reward the military army paratroopers of active or dead, who have excelled on the excellent functional performance, irreproachable conduct civil and military, as well as for the good services rendered in military organizations of the paratrooper infantry brigade or Brigade of special operations.
Sole paragraph. Aeroterrestrial Merit Medal with dowels may be granted to bronze, silver or gold.
Art. 2nd Merit Medal with bronze passer Aeroterrestrial, also may be granted to the military or naval aeronautics, not paratroopers, who have excelled in the professional relationship and maintaining the ties of friendship with the Brazilian Army.
Art. 3rd Merit Medal shall be granted by Aeroterrestrial Army Commander, whose job is it to download additional acts necessary for the implementation of the provisions of this Decree.
Art. 4 the award referred to in this Decree is included in (a)? h? of the art. 2 of Decree No. 40,556, of 17 December 1956, followed by the medal Bartolomeu de Gusmão.
Art. 5 this Decree shall enter into force on the date of your publication.
Brasília, 3 March 2009; 188 of independence and 121 of the Republic.
LUIZ INACIO LULA DA SILVA Enzo Martins Peri