"Sole article.-be suspended for a period of five years, counted from the 15 of November of 2015, the registration of taxis, as well as the change of registration from one region to another, according to the exception referred to in paragraph fourth of this article, in any of its forms, in the national registry of services of passenger transport established in the article 3 of law No. 18.696 and in article 10 of the law No. 19.040."
During this period, empower the Ministry of transport and telecommunications so that you can authorize new entries on the national register of passenger transport services where technically qualified according to the criteria laid down in law No. 20.474 and its rules of procedure, that for this sole purpose are understood to be in force. However the above, the inscriptions that are authorized shall not exceed by more than 4% the number of taxis collectives and by more than 5% the number of taxis of other registered forms to the date of entry into force of the present law.
This measure will not affect the right to request the replacement or change of form of taxis currently registered in the mentioned registry, in accordance with the rules laid down by the Ministry of transport and telecommunications.
Exceptionally, in circumstances described as fortuitous or force majeure, the Ministry of transport and telecommunications may authorize transfer between regional passenger transport services records.