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Decree Law No. 34-B/2021

Publication: Republic Diary No. 94/2021, Series I of 2021-05-14
  • Issuer: Presidency of the Council of Ministers
  • Diploma Type: Decree Law
  • Number: 34-B/2021
  • Pages: 59-(5) a 59-(7)

Summary in plain english

What is it?

This decree-law establishes a transitional model for the management, operation, maintenance, modernisation and extension of the SIRESP.

What is going to change?

SIRESP will be responsible for:

  1. The management, operation, maintenance, modernisation and extension of the SIRESP network;
  2. The contracting of goods and services required for the management, operation, maintenance, modernisation, extension and correct functioning of the SIRESP network and its equipment, with the technical support of the General Secretariat of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MAI).

The General Secretariat of MAI shall continue with the procedures for the acquisition of goods and services necessary, namely for the design, supply, installation, operation, maintenance, modernisation and operational and technological extension of the SIRESP network, the contracts with these being included within the scope of the Public Contracts Code.

Contracts for the acquisition of services previously concluded by SIRESP S. A. with third parties are maintained unless otherwise provided by the contract.

What advantages does it bring?

This decree-law ensures the continued operation of the SIRESP network after 30 June 2021, and for an additional period of up to 18 months after that date.

When does it enter into force?

This decree-law enters into force on 15 May 2021

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