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The text of the Labor Code its regulation and related labor laws throughis available on the homepage of the Ministry of Labor under Marco Legal and Transparenciaalternately on the ILO website. Main objectives of the reform have been to expedite trials, improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the judiciary, and protect constitutional rights.

Justices of the Peace. Some law firms in the Dominican Republic serve as important sources for legal research; they provide in-depth analysis and discussions on legal developments in the Dominican Republic via printed or electronic publications accessible on their homepages, often translated into different languages.

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On February 9Law No. It replaces Law No. The National Congress has constitutional authority to legislate over any matter. The main objectives of this law is to reduce dependence on imported fossil fuels and increase the diversity of energy resources and stimulate private investment in renewable energy.

The first session begins on August the 16 thand the second begins on February the 27 th. The last number published was the September — December, issue. There is at least one small court in each municipality, plus one located in the National District. Social Security Law enacted by Law No. Matthew Downs for his invaluable comments, suggestions and revisions to this article. The fundamental reforms of the Commercial Code were authorized by Decree No.

The University has two Law Schools, one on each of its campuses. Eight years later, inthe Constitution was again amended to provide mainly for the presidential re-election Article By the Dominican Republic had adopted thirty five constitutional amendments. Trial Judges Jueces de Instruction are competent to resolve all issues which arise during a preparatory proceeding, to conduct the preliminary proceedings, and to dictate relevant resolutions and sentences in accordance with abbreviated rules of procedure.


Judicial Power is exercised by the Supreme Court of Justice as well as by other courts created by the Constitution or by enacted laws. It completely modified the social security system of the Dominican Republic.

Legislative reforms included updating laws related to the development of critical economic and social sectors focusing on finance, investment and trade, environment, tax and customs, labor and social security. He also pointed out that the Budapest Convention has equipped national authorities with the necessary tools to share information on an expeditious basis and it has especially enabled the identification and prosecution of cybercrime and counter organized crime.

They predominantly hear police and labor matters, as well as any other matter which Congress, through legislation, empower them to hear. The constitutional reform of June 13,modified Article of the Constitution to allow once more the reelection of the President for a following consecutive term. Each High Land Court sits at least five judges, but Land Court proceedings are presided by a sole judge.

It also includes, in electronic format, the most important compilations of Agreements and Conventions ratified by the Dominican Republic.

Libreria Juridica Virtual has a printed catalogue.

One other recent related piece of legislation is: The International treaties for which the Dominican Republic is a signatory, are regulated by Article 3 of the Constitution of the Dominican Republic, which provides that: The homepage of the CARMJ provides links to the other two institutions and is particularly useful to understand the fundamental changes brought forth by these reforms, especially in criminal and family matters.

Fifth, to ensure that appropriate institutions and persons represent the government before international organizations involved in the fight against cybercrime and the fostering of cyber security.

The powers, attributions and functions of the Judicial Police-which operates upon the request and command of the Public Prosecutor for the investigation of offenses pertaining to public enforcement actions are contained in Articles of the Code of Criminal Procedure of the Dominican Republic. Most recent legislature reforms have included updates of basic laws connected with sectors critical to economic and social development focusing on finance, investment and trade, environment, tax and customs, labor and social security [15].

Unable to control the country effectively, the then governing authorities ceded the country back to Spain in ADR mechanisms to solve family problems were introduced as an alternative method of settling disputes.


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See more on the main homepage of the firm under publications. It hears appeals of Cassation and ordinary appeals from matters arising in the Courts of Appeals. From to the Dominican Republic was governed successively by France, Haiti, Spain and then Haiti again, until it finally declared its independence on February 27, The main key and regulations governing corporations are: An exclusive function of the Chamber of Deputies is to refer impeachments of public officials before the Senate in matters enunciated by Article 23, Section 4 of the Constitution.

The Ministry of Labor Ministerio de Trabajo is the state agency responsible for overseeing the compliance of these regulations. The following laws contain provisions relating to lej committed 67-02 computer systems and the Internet as previously mentioned in the sections on substantive and procedural law: Primary Sources of Law. For recent amendments to the Code, and new enacted laws see under tax legislation Leyes Tributarias.

This new Code constitutes a profound transformation lye the criminal procedure system in the Dominican Republic. Major legislation enacted which governs the Public Ministry include the following: The High Land Courts are primarily appellate courts and hear appeals from the Land Courts of lsy jurisdiction.

International treaties now in effect in the Dominican Republic can be found at the following sites: Justices of the Peace. Courts of First Instance.

A major piece of legislation on family matters is Law No. Only one judge presides on each Peace Court. Third, to define policies, guidelines and directives and develop cyber security strategies and plans to be presented to the Executive branch. Fifty-six volumes were published, covering the laws, resolutions, decrees and regulations from toarranged in chronological order. Code of Criminal Leyy 3.

This latter publication is available electronically. It indexes a selection of the most significant laws of the Dominican Republic, but leg provides for the full text of the main codes.