Introduces Modifications To The Decree Law No. 1,094 Of 1975, Refugee


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"(Artículo único.-Introdúcense las siguientes modificaciones ael Título I, párrafo 4, parte V, deel decreto Ley N° 1.094, de 1975: a) add the following article 34 bis:" article 34 bis.-shall be considered as a refugee who is in one of the situations provided for in the international conventions in force in Chile. "" The refugee is entitled to that to grant the corresponding visa of residence. "."
(b) replace article 38, with the following: "article 38.-the refugees and the political asylum seekers who do not have a valid passport or another appropriate identity document, enabling them to exit the country and enter foreign territory, shall have the right, prior visa from the Ministry of the Interior, to obtain the service of Civil registration and identification, a travel document for foreigners" that allows them to leave the national territory and return to it subject to the corresponding legal and regulatory provisions.
The Ministry of the Interior may, for reasons of public order or national security or not have been credited sufficiently the identity of the applicant, refuse to grant the travel document or revoke granted. In this case, the beneficiary must return the document to the Ministry of the Interior. "."
(c) replaced article 39, by the following: ' article 39-a refugee or asylee politician may not be expelled to the country where his life or freedom would be threatened because of their race, religion, nationality, membership of certain social groups or political opinions. "
Nor may be expelled, in the terms of the preceding paragraph, foreigners applying for refuge while they are residing in national territory, unless the request is rejected. "."
(d) repealed, in article 40, the final sentence, replace the comma (,) that precedes it by a dot (.); and add the following new second paragraph: "Persons who, having illegally entered national territory, applying for this visa and it is granted, shall be not punished because such income.".
(e) add the following article 40 bis: "article 40 bis.-a recognition Committee shall advise the Ministry of the Interior in the granting and revocation of the resident with refugee or political asylum visa.". "."