Introduces Modifications To Articles 26, 27 And 84 Of The Constitution Of The Republic, On Qualification Of The Election Of President Of The Republic And Election Qualifier Tribunal

Original Language Title: INTRODUCE MODIFICACIONES A LOS ARTICULOS 26, 27 Y 84 DE LA CONSTITUCION POLITICA DE LA REPUBLICA, SOBRE CALIFICACION DE LA ELECCION DE PRESIDENTE DE LA REPUBLICA Y TRIBUNAL CALIFICADOR DE ELECCIONES

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"(Artículo único.-Introdúcense las siguientes modificaciones a la Constitución Política de la República: 1) Reemplazanse the first and second subparagraphs of article 26, by the following: 'article 26." The President of the Republic shall be elected directly and by an absolute majority of the votes validly cast. The election will take place, in the form determined by law, ninety days before that that must cease office which is acting.
If the election of President of the Republic is present more than two candidates and none of them obtained more than half of the votes validly cast, will proceed to a second vote which shall be limited to the candidates who obtained the two highest relative majorities and therein that one of the candidates who obtain the highest number of votes is elected. This new vote shall be held, in the form determined by law, the thirtieth day after performed the first, if that day corresponds to a Sunday. If so it is not, it will be the Sunday immediately following the thirtieth day referred. "."

((2) amended article 27 in the following way: to) replace your first paragraph by the following: "article 27. The qualification of the presidential election process must be completed within fifteen days following the first or second vote, as appropriate. "(, y b) replaced, in its third paragraph, the word"election"by"voting"."

((3) amended article 84 in the form indicated: a) replace the second subparagraph by the following: "(Estará constituido por cinco miembros designados en la siguiente forma: a) four Ministers of the Supreme Court, appointed by it, by lot, in the form and opportunity determined by the respective constitutional organic law, and (b)) a citizen who has served as President or Vice President of the Chamber of deputies or the Senate for a period no less to" (365 days, appointed by the Supreme Court in the designated form on a) preceding letter, from among all those who meet the qualities indicated. "(, y b) replaced, in its third paragraph, the expression"(refieren las letras b) and c) "with"(refiere la letra b)"."