CHILEAN HOUSE OF DEPUTIES PASSED A RESOLUTION DENOUNCING ACTIONS OF ALLENDE GO

Created: 8/23/1973

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fter an all day session*ours thes5 of deputiesesolution denouncing actions of the government of president Salvador';s havinq seriously ruptured the constitutional and legal order of the nation. the resolution contained these four sections.

1 a. to make known to the president and the ministers of government mho are members of the armed forces and the carabineros

worjo nahonal police* :serious rupture of the legal ano constitutional order in the republic caused by the events

and circumstances referred to in the fifth to the the twelth points above. this is an apparent referrence to the specific and systematic violations of constitutional powers and norms.

include) tramplingessional POkERS by legislating through decrees of insistence. administrative

measures based on "legalvading accounting

and congressional oversight functions. refusing to promulgate constituyional reforms in the.three areas of the economy. violations of judicial powers lNCLUOEl mounting campaigns attacking supreme court judqes, FRuSTRATlNQ judicial actions when dependents are members of groups or parties belonging to the government, violating express laws governing the seperation of powers, failing to carry out judicial decisions

and sentences. concerning the offices of the comptroller. the government has BEEN systematically violating its judgements, the government also has VIOLATED the principle of equality BEFORE the law, liberty of expression, the principle of universal autonomy 9y impeding and repressinq the rioht of assembly. IT has made attempts against academic freedeh, violated the

RIBMT TO PROPERTY BY ABETTING ILLEOAL SEIZURES OF LAND. OROERED ILLEGAL ARRESTS..AND HAS FAILED TO RECOGNliE THE RIGHTS OF WORKERS.)

b. to hake known to the above officials. that because of their functions and oaths of loyalty to the constitution and. in the case of the military ministers 8ecause of the nature of ;the institutions of which they are important members and whoseas been invoked to;incorporate theh in the cabinet, that, it falls to then to rut immediate end to all the situations if fact cited that violate the constitution and the laws. to qu ide the action flf the government through lawful channels

AND ASSURE CONSTITUTIONAL ORDER IN OUR COUNTRY AND THE BASIC ESSENTIALS FOR DEMOCRATIC COEXISTENCE AMONG CHILEANS.

C. TO OECLARE THAT IF THE ABOVE ACTIONS ARE TAKEN THE PRESENCE OF THE REFERRED TO MILITARY MINISTERS IN THE GOVERNMENT WIULOAUALBLE SERVICE TO THE REPUBLIC. CASE OF THE CONTRARY, THIS WOULD SERIOUSLY COMPROMISE THE NATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL CHARACTER OF THE ARMED FORCES AND CARABINEROS AND WOULD BE THE CLEAR INFRACTION OF THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLEF THE CONSTITUTIONRAVE LOSS OF THEIR INSTITUTIONAL

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