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New Decrees with Status, Value, and Force of Law (2)

The following laws, issued by the Presidency of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, were published in Official Gazette No. 40,544 of November 19, 2014:

 

I) Decrees with the Status, Value, and Force of Law:

 

1. Decree No. 1,391, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Organic Law on Culture is issued.1

2. Decree No. 1,394, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Organic Law on Missions, Great Missions, and Micro Missions is issued.1

3. Decree No. 1,396, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law on Sovereign Immunity of the Assets of Central Banks and other Foreign Monetary Authorities is issued.1

4. Decree No. 1,399, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Public Contracting Law is issued.1

5. Decree No. 1,400, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of the Banco Agrícola de Venezuela, C.A., Banco Universal is issued.1

6. Decree No. 1,401, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Organic Law of Financial Administration of the Public Sector is issued.1

7. Decree No. 1,402, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Institutions of the Banking Sector is issued.1

8. Decree No. 1,414, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of the National Institute of Socialist Training and Education is issued.2

9. Decree No. 1,422, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law on Registries and Notaries’ Offices is issued.3

10. Decree No. 1,439, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Organic Law of the National Bolivarian Armed Forces is issued.3

11. Decree No. 1,440, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law on the Regime of Retirement and Pensions of the Workers of the National, State and Municipal Public Administration is issued.3

12. Decree No. 1,444, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of  Law of the National Body against Corruption is issued.3

13. Decree No. 1,472, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of the Regime for Review, Correction, Impulse, and Restructuring of the Police System and Citizen Security Agencies is issued.3

 

II) Decrees with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Amendment:

 

1. Decree No. 1,404, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Partial Amendment to the Law of the Bank for Economic and Social Development of Venezuela is issued.2

2. Decree No. 1,407, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Partial Amendment to the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Organic Law on Public Property is issued.2

3. Decree No. 1,410, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Amendment to the Law against Corruption is issued.2

4. Decree No. 1,412, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Amendment to the Organic Law on Identification is issued.2

5. Decree No. 1,416, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Amendment to the Organic Customs Law is issued.2

6. Decree No. 1,419, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Partial Amendment to the Law of the Venezuelan Central Bank is issued.2

7. Decree No. 1,467, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Partial Amendment to the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Fair Prices is issued.3

8. Decree No. 1,473, whereby the Decree with the Status, Value, and Force of Law of Amendment to the Organic Law on the Nation’s Security is issued.3

 

The content of these laws and amendments has not been analyzed yet because there have been some delays in the printing and publication by the Imprenta Nacional of the Official Gazettes Extraordinary of November 19. As soon as we have access to the body of each of these laws and amendments, we will send you by these means the relevant summaries.

 

Should you have any question or comment or require further information, please contact the partner in charge of your account via e-mail.

 

1Official Gazette No. 6,154 Extraordinary of 11-19-14.

2Official Gazette No. 6,155 Extraordinary of 11-19-14.

3Official Gazette No. 6,156 Extraordinary of 11-19-14.

 

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