ACT 309 OF 1996
Official Gazette No. 42,852 of 9 August 1996
By lal which authorizes the Nation Health- -Ministry to participate in the creation of an institution provider of health services as a matter of mixed economy company and other provisions.
THE CONGRESS OF COLOMBIA DECREES:
ARTICLE 1o. Authorize the National Government through the Ministry of Health to participate in creating an institution with character mixed company, as institution providing health services whose principal purpose is the provision of health services to children and maternal from the country.
The society that will create an integral part of the social security system in health and be governed by the rules and principles of Law 100 of 1993
. For purposes of creating the institution is article 1. of this Law, the Nation through the Ministry of Health will seek the concurrence of the Children's Hospital Foundation Lorencita Villegas de Santos.
ARTICLE 3. To comply with the provisions of article 1. of this Law, the Nation provide the sum of three billion pesos legal currency ($ 3 billion) from the General Budget of the Nation.
PARAGRAFO. With the establishment of the board of the new entity, it will take into account the participation of workers and users who may not be less than one third of the members of the Nation.
ARTICLE 4. Authorize the national government so that when the entity is created article 1. of this Act agree to assume obligations of its associated benefits and services, provided such amount does not affect the equity of the new entity and is computed as a capital contribution.
The 5th ITEM. The National Government in accordance with the provisions of Law 38 of 1989 made transfers and budgetary operations required to comply with the provisions of this law.
ARTICLE 6o. Workers who are linked to society whose creation is authorized and who have been working in the Hospital Lorencita Villegas de Santos Foundation are guaranteed acquired rights, but the nature and continuity of their employment contracts are modified, without prejudice that if they want to avail themselves of the provisions of Law 50 of 1990.
ARTICLE 7. This Law governs from the date of publication and modifies all provisions that are contrary.
The President of the honorable Senate, JULIUS CAESAR
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate,
PUMAREJO PEDRO VEGA.
The President (sic) the honorable House of Representatives,
Rodrigo Rivera Salazar.
The Secretary General of the honorable House of Representatives, DIEGO VIVAS
REPUBLIC OF COLOMBIA - NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
published and execute.
Given in Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, on August 5, 1996.
Ernesto Samper Pizano Minister of Finance and Public Credit, José Antonio Ocampo Gaviria
The Minister of Health, MARIA TERESA