Announcement of New Laws in the Frame of the Enabling Law (2)
On November 19, 2014, the President of the Republic, Nicolás Maduro, executed and approved via the Enabling Law (effective from 11-19-2013 to 11-19-2014) the following laws:
1.- Amendment to the Law against Corruption.
2.- Amendment to the Public Contracting Law.
3.- Amendment to the Law on the Nation’s Security.
4.- Law for Police Revolution.
5.- Amendment to the Organic Law of the Armed Forces.
The laws have not been published in the Official Gazette yet, which is expected to occur in the next days. After their publication, we will inform you of their actual content and scope.
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