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The Pellerano & Herrera Foundation publishes the book Recopilación Normativa del Sistema Dominicano de Seguridad Social: Ley 87-01 y sus Normas Complementarias

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Santo Domingo.In the month of January, the Pellerano & Herrera Foundation published the third edition of the book Recopilación Normativa del Sistema Dominicano de Seguridad Social: Ley 87-01 y sus Normas Complementarias, a comprehensive study of the social security law and regulations in the Dominican Republic. “This text is a valuable contribution to the legal community and to the entities or institutions involved in social security decision-making”, said Francisco Domínguez Brito, Attorney General of the Dominican Republic and past Minister of Labor 2011-2012, who was responsible of the book’s foreword.

“This publication serves as a guide to the study of social security legislation and invites us to discuss the direction we should be heading towards after these past ten years of great effort and tenacious work of countless individuals,” said Domínguez Brito. Finally, he reiterated the importance of initiatives such as this book that promote the analysis of the existing legislation to contribute to the modernization and greater efficiency in their implementation. “The book can be purchased at the Pellerano & Herrera Foundation, 10 John F. Kennedy Avenue, for RD$750.00", said Ricardo A. Pellerano, president of the Foundation, who added, "with this publication, the Foundation reaffirms once again its commitment towards the promotion of legal studies in the country, contributing a valuable source of information on social security to the community.”

During the first ten years of the Dominican Social Security System’s implementation, the Pellerano & Herrera Foundation contributed by publishing two editions of Law No. 87-01, compiling in one single document the many regulations that had been issued by different organizations under the authority granted by the law. Initiating the second decade of our social security system, one more time, the Pellerano & Herrera Foundation makes its contribution with the new publication Recopilación Normativa del Sistema Dominicano de Seguridad Social: Ley 87-01 y sus Normas Complementarias, which includes the recent legislative changes and complementary regulations that were passed after the last edition, with the purpose of providing guidance and support to the various participants in the system, from both public and private sectors.