Ecuadorian Entrepreneurial Committee is interested in constitutional amendments

The representatives of the Ecuadorian Entrepreneurial Committee (EEC) submitted on August 20 a letter to the Constitutional Court to be interested parties (Amicus Curiae) in the process of constitutional amendments presented by the National Assembly. Henry Kronfle, President of...

Jorge Glas explains that he would not go for re-election

The Vice-President Jorge Glas, announced that after completing his current term he “is going home” without running for reelection if a constitutional amendment that allows indefinite reelection is approved.   “… After 2017 I’m going home, I have many...

Prefectures request constitutional amendment

Prefectures are in conversations to manage their own constitutional amendment with the purpose of avoiding a “straitjacket” due to an eight-year limit for the creation of regions. The President of the Consortium of Autonomous Provincial Governments of Ecuador (Congope...

The comptroller would not audit the public sector, according a constitutional amendment

Suppressing the faculties of management control and achievement of objectives of the State institutions , is what contemplates one of the amendments to the Constitution on the labor of the General Comptroller . The modification to Articles 211 and 212 of the Constitution, would...

Municipality of Quito considers that constitutional amendment does not affect its autonomy

Mauricio Rodas, Mayor of Quito, spoke yesterday about the proposed amendment of the Government on the article 264 of the Constitution concerning the powers of the municipalities in the areas of education and health. For him and Councilman Jorge Albán of Alianza PAÍS (AP), this...

Government expects to make 17 changes to the constitution

Changes in the judiciary, “form” corrections and the figure of the reelection of authorities by popular election are among the changes that the Legal Secretariat of the Presidency would be developing through a constitutional amendments draft. Yesterday at a local...
Alianza Pais should start in October process for constitutional amendment

Alianza Pais should start in October process for constitutional amendment

Following the agreement of the Constitution changes  “via Amendment”, and prior to determine the type of re-election, one of the major concerns of the Alianza Pais bloc is they have just one year, from the Convention of the movement on May 1, to approve a...