ACT 7 OF 1992
Official Journal No. 40.494 of 7 July 1992
For which some provisions are dictated
in the field of criminal proceedings
ARTICLE 1o. When in compliance with the provisions of a law that decrees amnesty, it empowers the Government to grant pardons or to provide for the cessation of proceedings in the development of a policy of reconciliation, the cessation of proceedings has been ordered, there shall be a place in any state of the process to the full application of the principles of favorability and res judicata. Likewise, the exercise of criminal action shall be exhausted in respect of persons benefiting from all the facts which are the subject of the action and if appropriate the file of the file shall be ordered.
ARTICLE 2o. This Law governs since its enactment.
Dada en Santafe de Bogota, D.C., a los ...
The President of the Senate of the Republic,
CARLOS ESPINOSA FACIO-LYNX.
The Secretary General of the Senate of the Republic,
GABRIEL GUTIERREZ MACIAS.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives,
RODRIGO HERNANDO TURDAY COTE.
The Secretary General of the House of Representatives,
SILVERIO SALCEDO MOSQUERA.
Publish and execute.
Dada en Santafe de Bogota, D.C., 3 July 1992.
CESAR GAVIRIA TRUJILLO
The Minister of Justice,
FERNANDO CARRILLO FLOREZ.