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AN approved in first discussion Draft Law of Public Oath

The National Assembly approved unanimously and in the first discussion the draft Law on Public Oath, under the premise that swearing is declaring the truth.

Deputy Rosa León asserted that this legal instrument highlights the importance of the oath as an official way of honoring the word, as a way of setting an example with our actions in recognition of the truth.

He indicated that this proposal, made up of eight articles, updates the 1945 law, and it is not ruled out that other articles are incorporated in the second discussion of the aforementioned law.

This bill was, which was proposed by the Permanent Commission of Internal Policy of the National Assembly, highlights the need for the oath as a public and solemn act when receiving the investiture of his supreme dignity, in order to ensure the fulfillment of his duties politicians with true ethics and dignity for the benefit of the Venezuelan people.