One more proposal is raised to reform the Integral Criminal Code

In January Assemblyman Gozozo Andrade (Avanza) filed a third proposed amendment to the Comprehensive Criminal Code (COIP), which is in force since August of last year. Andrade proposes that the penalties for cattle rustling or theft in the countryside. The current Code provides a...

Political groups come together to revoke the mandate by the amendment

Some politicians and trade sectors analyze the possibility of pushing the referendum revocation of the members of the Assembly to approve the draft amendments to the Constitution. The initiative has emerged to divulge the contents of the 16 amendments and promote a popular...

Prosecutor Chiriboga delivered a proposed amendment to President Correa

While the plenary of the Assembly plans to adopt until December 2 in the first debate the report on amendments to the Constitution proposed by the ruling party, a new approach to change arises from the General Prosecutor office of the State. The Prosecutor Galo Chiriboga...

Patriotic Society Party expects response of the CNE

The President of the Patriotic Society Party (PSP), Gilmar Gutiérrez, came on November 25 to the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) to require a response about his referendum initiative. The questions the PSP seeks to raise are to prevent indefinite...

Amendments to the Constitution are debated in the Assembly

This Wednesday November 26, starting from 10:00 the 11 legislators of the Bureau that processes the amendments to the Constitution meet to discuss the text that will be submitted to the plenary of the Assembly for the first debate. During the processing, a round o...

Labour Parliament disagreed with Code amendment

Fernando Ibarra, President of the Labour Parliament, expressed on November 24 his disagreeing the amendment that proposes that public workers who enter after the change to the Constitution are no longer regulated by the Labour Code but by the Organic Law on Public Service (Losep...

Ecuador would need a new Constituent Assembly, according to Lasso

The former presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso gave his opinion regarding the changes that are to do in the Constitution by the current Government of Rafael Correa. Lasso spoke in an interview with Andrés Carrión, on Canal Uno TV. Lasso said that he contacted the Colombian...

AP adds to the 17 changes in the Constitution an “amendment”

The “amendment” to the transitional provision of the Constitution, which refers to the time to integrate the regions, adds to the 17 articles changes that Assemblymen of Alianza PAÍS (AP) will submitt as draft amendments to the Constitutional Court (CC) next Thursday....