1996 (December 26)
Official Gazette No. 42949 of December 30, 1996
Through which the nation honors and is associated with the municipality of Corinto (Cauca) to the celebration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the renowned
General Jose Maria Obando and realization of infrastructure is ordered.
THE CONGRESS OF COLOMBIA, CONSIDERING
In August citizenship of Corinto, Cauca Department, celebrates the 200th anniversary of the birth of the illustrious General Jose Maria Obando;
The General Obando is one of the most brilliant public figures of our history, and its executory who honored the high interests of the country;
He held the Presidency of the Republic of Colombia characterized by its democratic virtues and its immense worth as a statesman, DECREES
ARTICLE 1o. The nation honors and is associated with the community of Corinto, Cauca Department municipality, during the commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the birth of the famous General Jose Maria Obando, held on the 1st. 8 August 1995.
. From the effective date of this Act and in accordance with Articles 334, 339, 341 of the Constitution, is authorized the national government to allocate within the budget of the effect of 1996, 1997, 1998, the amounts required to run construction and remodeling following interesting:
a) Municipal Administrative Center, CAM, of Corinth, which bear the name of the illustrious general, the amount of five hundred million pesos ($ 500.000.000.00);
B) Remodeling Market Square Corinto (Cauca) for the sum of one hundred million pesos ($ 100.000.000.00);
C) Renovation, expansion and equipping of school Jose Maria Obando of Corinto (Cauca), by the sum of three hundred million pesos ($ 300.000.000.00);
D) Sports of Corinto (Cauca) for the sum of one hundred million pesos ($ 100.000.000.00);
E) Similarly, the construction of a school bearing the name of the illustrious General Jose Maria Obando, in the village of Rosal, Municipality of Subachoque (Cundinamarca), site where General Obando died in the amount of fifty million pesos ($ 50.000.000.00).
ARTICLE 3. For the purposes of the 2nd article., Said municipalities must submit to the National Planning Department the respective designs.
ARTICLE 4. Authorize the National Government to hold budgetary operations and contracts necessary to comply with the provisions of this law.
The 5th ITEM. This Act governs from the date of publication.
The President of the honorable Senate,
LUIS FERNANDO LONDOÑO CAPURRO.
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate,
PUMAREJO PEDRO VEGA.
The President of the honorable House of Representatives,
GIOVANNI LAMBOGLIA MAZZILLI.
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 December 26, 1996.
Ernesto Samper Pizano.
The Minister of Finance and Public Credit, José Antonio Ocampo Gaviria
The Minister of National Education,
OLGA DUKE OF OSPINA