"Article 1.-empowering the President of the Republic to issue, within the term of ninety days counted from the entry into force of this Act, a decree with force of law that changed, with the exception of social security standards, the status of the Chile Carabineros personnel, fixed by the decree with force of law No. 2, of the Ministry of the Interior, 1968" whose current revised, coordinated and streamlined text was approved by Presidential Decree No. 412 of the Ministry of national defense, Undersecretary of Carabineros, of 1991.
The Faculty granted under this Act, shall include the dictate all those arrangements to complement the basic rules contained in law No. 18.961, constitutional organic of Carabineros de Chile, and can also regulate all matters of an administrative status of staff, with the exception of those covered by constitutional guarantees or which by its nature must be regulated by organic constitutional laws or be approved by laws of qualified quorum.