Sistema De Fuentes Colombiano E Implementación Del Acuerdo De Paz

Translated title of the contribution: Sources of Colombian Law and Implementation of the Peace Agreement

Édgar Hernán Fuentes Contreras*

*Corresponding author for this work

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This paper describes the guidelines that are part Colombian system of sources of law since 1991 and those that were integrated with the entry into force of Legislative Act No. 01 of 2016. In this direction, and through a descriptive-correlational methodology, develops in three sections the necessary elements for the understanding of the local legal order of Colombia. Thus, firstly, it exposes the formation of the legal system from 1991, through the distinction of main sources and auxiliary criteria, while assuming the existing link of the Constitutional State of Colombia with international standards through the category of constitutional block. Secondly, it explores and describes the normative changes generated in favor of the implementation of the Final Agreement, going through the nature of this and the existing differences in the new procedures and rules created. Thirdly, it presents the criteria of relation that harmonize the international legal system and permanent national with the transitional peace; finally, will be the conclusions.
Translated title of the contributionSources of Colombian Law and Implementation of the Peace Agreement
Original languageSpanish
Number of pages36
StatePublished - 1 Sep 2017
Externally publishedYes

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NameDerechos en Acción


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