Transcript of LEY DE DESLINDE JURISDICCIONAL. La incorporación de cambios trascendentales en Bolivia. La Asamblea Constituyente. BOLIVIA. Bolivia. 3. Históricamente, Bolivia se ha construido a partir de la exclusión de conformidad a lo establecido en una ley de Deslinde Jurisdiccional. Constitucion de tutions/Bolivia/ boliviahtml. —. Ley de Deslinde jurisdiccional. Ley N3 , December

Author: Bazshura Maulkis
Country: Italy
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Education
Published (Last): 18 March 2013
Pages: 212
PDF File Size: 19.29 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.17 Mb
ISBN: 727-6-27172-451-9
Downloads: 58570
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Kirr

In Canada, individuals entitled to membership in aboriginal groups and whose kinship status can be proven by familial lineage register in both tribal and national records. While the law outlines mechanisms such as information sharing and advisory committees, it is still unclear who will oversee these institutions and processes or the timeframe for implementation.

As a result, the jurisdictional law strictly sanctions murder and considers the death penalty a criminal act:. Anyone who imposes, permits, or enforces the death penalty will be tried for murder in the pre-existing central court. Of course, this model should also be an essential requirement for departmental and national scope. Proponents of the law argued that many reservations are remote and it makes more sense to try first nations people within their own communities, rather than in courts that are hundreds of miles from home.

Law 73 helps to clarify which cases and individuals can be tried in alternative judicial systems.

Not all people living within autonomous areas self-identify as part of an indigenous nation or support indigenous autonomy. Coordination between judicial authorities continues to be a challenge for countries with established indigenous justice systems.

However, thus far there is no indication of when any follow-up guidelines might be released, nor does the text of the law stipulate the need for such regulations. The question of indigenous identity has always been complicated in Bolivia and this law may increase tension over this issue. However, these stipulations also obligate federal courts to increase coordination and communication with tribal legal authorities. While correctly differentiating between the legal practice of community justice and illegal lynching is an ongoing challenge for some Bolivian and international observers, the Clause 5 of Article 5 bans the latter entirely:.


For example, the U. As a result, the legislative process still has a long way to go to clearly define most of the national laws passed in the preceding year.

Untilnative women who married a non-aboriginal man would lose their status and band rights, while men who married a non-aboriginal woman would maintain it. Some sections of the law, such as those forbidding death penalty, are clear, yet others, such as mechanisms for jurisdictional cooperation, remain amorphously defined. Production and Food Security. Articles 5 and 6 of emphasize that all rulings must follow national and international human rights laws and accords, as well as the national constitution.

LEY DE DESLINDE JURISDICCIONAL by Lirio Kenia Medina Pérez on Prezi

The judicial branch, indigenous authorities and legislators must work to establish clear guidelines in order to smoothly implement and establish these laws. These stipulations allay concerns that recognizing indigenous and campesino judicial authorities would permit lynching, often misconstrued as df of community justice systems see On Community Justice. As demonstrated by the U. Prohibited punishments include land confiscation from senior citizens or physically handicapped individuals, and violence against children or women.

For example, let us consider the administration of justice: Existing models for indigenous law exist in Canada, the United States, Australia and others.

Bolivia aprobó una peligrosa ley de justicia indígena – Infobae

The Morales administration clearly identified this recent lynching a crime and demanded a full legal investigation in the central justice system. Although the law legally validates community justice systems, it also bans certain penalties potentially sanctioned within those jurisdictions.

However, the law still contains gray areas about specific mechanisms for legal coordination and cooperation among overlapping jurisdictions and definitions jurisdiccionap indigenous identity and territory. Territorial claims further complicate determining membership in indigenous, first nations and campesino groups. Follow-up guidelines or legislation for the Jurisdictional Law are crucial to clarify these issues and avoid future conflicts. For example, community justice authorities cannot try terrorism cases because these are considered a threat to national security.


The Bolivian Jurisdictional Law also seeks leyy establish mechanisms for different jurisdictions jurisdiccionzl coordinate to protect human rights, deslnide transparency and create effective conflict resolution strategies. Moreover, many indigenous people live in integrated, urban environments. The strengths and weaknesses of the Jurisdictional Law cannot be truly evaluated until its broad implementation.

There shall be maintained jurisdiccionla accordance with this Act for each band a Band List in. The Bolivian constitution also forbids any form of the death penalty. While the law does not explicitly state how indigenous, first nations and campesino territory and identity will be defined, existing guidelines and legislation could help clarify these ambiguities. Media and members of the political opposition have further this confusion.

Guidelines cannot satisfy everyone, but the Bolivian Judiciary must further define the framework for proving indigenous, campesino and first nations identity in order to successfully recognize community judicial authorities. The law must provide clearer guidelines for determining who can be counted as a member of these groups and thereby tried in alternative court systems.

Ley de deslinde jurisdiccional pdf merge

Indigenous courts can only hear cases when infractions occur within their own territories, when the parties involved belong iurisdiccional the group in question, and when the legal matter violates a traditional and historical community justice norm. Similarly, only the central court system may process, drug, arms, and human trafficking cases.

Most importantly, the law upholds and clarifies Bolivian statutes that strictly forbid lynching or any other form of the death penalty.

The Jurisdictional Law resolves some issues that arose with the passage of the constitution, but may provoke future complications.

This gives tribal dee greater sentencing authority, extending their maximum jail sentence authority from one to three years. Article 7 defines this jurisdiction as:.