1998 (January 13)
Official Gazette No. 43,216, of January 16, 1998
By which pays homage to the memory of composer, arranger and conductor Francisco "Pacho" Galan and directed in his honor the construction and equipping of a house of culture.
THE CONGRESS OF COLOMBIA DECREES:
ARTICLE 1o. On the Occasion of the 21 July 1996 eight (8) years after the death of the composer, arranger and conductor Costeño Francisco "Pacho Galán", the Colombian nation exalts his memory, and orders in his honor the construction and equipping of the House of Culture of Soledad, Atlantico, "Francisco Galan Pacho", for which the nation is linked within the co-financing of the work in seventy percent.
. The National Government through the Ministry of Education have co-financing in seventy percent for construction and endowment in the preceding article, which will have a library, newspaper library, music room and concerts, conference room and other facilities that strengthen the culture of the coast, especially the soledeño people.
ARTICLE 3o. The national government appropriated the corresponding budget allocations for the implementation of this law.
. This law governs from the date of its enactment.
The President of the honorable Senate,
Amylkar Acosta Medina.
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate, Pedro Pumarejo
The President of the honorable House of Representatives, Carlos Ardila
The Secretary General of the honorable House of Representatives,
Diego Vivas Tafur.
Republic of Colombia-Government National
published and execute.
Given in Santa Fe de Bogota, DC, 13 January 1998.
Ernesto Samper Pizano Minister of Finance and Public Credit, José Antonio Urdinola Uribe
The Minister of National Education, Child
The Minister of Culture Ramiro Osorio Fonseca