18 March 2020 – Delegated extraordinary powers to the Chief of Cabinet

Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Electoral changes
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Argentine president designated the Chief of Cabinet of Ministers as ‘coordinator’ of the government policies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Chief of Cabinet will control every policy adopted by other public institutions, such as the Ministry of Health, and articulate these actions.
Full details here: https://www.argentina.gob.ar/coronavirus/medidas-gobierno