1998 LAW 441
Official Journal No. 43,320 of 12 June 1998
By means of which the surplus resources of the 1997 term of the insurance sub-account of catastrophic risks and traffic accidents of the Fund of Solidarity and Guarantee in Health are destined.
ARTICLE 1o. The surplus resources of the 1997 term of the insurance sub-account for catastrophic risks and traffic accidents of the Solidarity and Health Guarantee Fund will be used to finance the care services provided to the population linked to the system, not covered by benefits of the contributory or subsidized schemes of the General System of Social Security in Health. These resources will be distributed according to the criteria that the National Council of Social Security in Health will point out, among the institutions that provide health services or those private with which the Nation or the Territorial entities shall enter into contracts for that purpose.
ARTICLE 2o. This law applies as of the date of its publication.
The President of the honorable Senate of the Republic,
Amylkar Acosta Medina.
The Secretary General of the honorable Senate of the Republic,
Pedro Pumarejo Vega.
The President of the honorable House of Representatives,
Carlos Ardila Ballesteros.
The Secretary General of the honorable House of Representatives,
Diego Vivas Tafur.
Publish and execute.
Dada en Santa Fe de Bogota, D. C., on 11 June 1998.
ERNESTO SAMPER PIZANO
The Minister of Finance and Public Credit,
Antonio Jose Urdinola Uribe.
The Minister of Health,
Maria Teresa Forero de Saade.