Banco Central de Costa Rica

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Board of Directors’ Agreements

 

 

Title

Description

Publication Date

Institution/Body

BCCR 4819-1995 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph D, Chapter IV, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

12/06/2006 

BCCR

BCCR 4823-1995 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraphs 1 & 2, Subparagrah B, Chapter I, Regulations on Minimum Required Reserve. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4856-1996 Article 2 (Spanish) 

Monetary Policy Regulations approved. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4904-1997 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modification to Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4922-1997 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Chapter II, Title III, Minimum Required Reserve provisions included in Monetary Policy Regulations.  

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4931-1997 Article 5 (Spanish) 

It was provided to modify Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4935-1997 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Modification to Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4938-1997 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4949-1998 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph 2, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4951-1998 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph B, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4958-1998 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Setting the minimum requiered reserve at 15%. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4959-1998 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraphs A,B,C, & D, Chapter II, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4960-1998 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph A, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4965-1998 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraphs B-C &D, Chapter II, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4971-1998 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Invalidating Art. 9, Monetary Policy Regulations, Session 4960-98. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4985-1999 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Paragraphs C & D, Chapter II, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4987-1999 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph B, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 4994-1999 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph B, Chapter I, and Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5007-1999 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Replacing Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

12/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5021-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Regulate Financial Investments from the Public Sector - File 13203. 

19/01/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5021-2000 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend the Criminal Code, the National Banking System´s Organic Law, and other laws- File 13035. 

19/01/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5023-2000 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CCSS may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

02/01/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5024-2000 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modifying Paragraph 1, Subparagraph C, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

09/02/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5025-2000 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Tax Streamlining and Efficiency Bill - File 13878. 

15/02/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5029-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modifying Paragraph 1, Subparagraph D, Chapter I, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

15/03/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5029-2000 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on bill approving a public loan to buy the seat of the Embassy of Costa Rica in The Hague, the Netherlands. 

15/03/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5030-2000 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 62 of the Municipal Code, Law 7794 - File 13705. 

22/03/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5031-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to amend Paragraph b), Art. 11 of Law 7012 - File 13544. 

05/04/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5036-2000 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Paragraph 27), Art. 273 of the Tax Code - File 13870. 

24/05/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5038-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on bill about the obligation of Government institutions to buy goods and services- File 13482. 

14/06/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5040-2000 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CUNA's request to enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular. 

28/06/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5040-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion upon request on Ethnical and Linguistic Diversity Bill - Religious Rights Law. 

28/06/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5040-2000 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Modify Export Incentive Plans and Tax Laws - File 13776. 

28/06/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5040-2000 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for Authentic Interpretation of Art. 196 of the Law Regulating the Public Offering of Securities - File 13283. 

28/06/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5041-2000 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill Regulating Vehicle Traffic - File 13726. 

06/07/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5043-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Derogate Title II of the Tax Reform Law No.4961- File 13278. 

26/07/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5043-2000 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Law 7798 - File 13941. 

26/07/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5044-2000 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that RACSA may enter into a credit agreement with Banco de San José. 

01/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5044-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNFL may enter into a credit agreement with BCAC. 

01/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5044-2000 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Government of the Republic may enter into a foreign credit agreement with IBRD. 

01/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5044-2000 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Social Economy Sector and to Amend Related Laws - File 13762. 

01/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5045-2000 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Editorial Costa Rica may enter into a credit agreement with BCR. 

09/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5046-2000 Article 7 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on amendment to Art. 169 of the Financial System for Housing- File 13489. 

16/08/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5051-2000 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create the Nicoya Free Zone- File 13973. 

04/10/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5052-2000 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to create an Agricultural Trust Fund- File 14044. 

18/10/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5052-2000 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to create a Trust Fund for the Farming Sector's Protection and Development aimed at small producers - File 13942. 

18/10/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5058-2000 Article 10, Paragraph 2 (Spanish) 

Modification of Monetary Policy Regulations. 

06/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5058-2000 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Pay off Delinquency Debts from the Social Compensation Program- File 13921. 

06/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5058-2000 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Bill authorizing autonomous institutions and public State corporations to make donations - File 13679. 

05/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5058-2000 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Bill on Regionalization of Public Services - File 13740. 

06/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5058-2000 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Bill on Tax Streamlining and Efficiency - File 14189. 

06/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5059-2000 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Government of the Republic may enter into a credit agreement. 

13/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5059-2000 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Bill for Protection of the Blind and the Sight Impaired - File 13964. 

13/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5060-2000 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Bill Authorizing the Creation of Costa Rica's Institute to Fight Cancer- File 14180. 

18/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5060-2000 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization of a foreign credit for the National Council of Foreign Financing.  

18/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5060-2000 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNFL may enter into a credit agreement with BCIE. 

18/12/2000

BCCR

BCCR 5063-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modifications to the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

10/01/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5064-2001 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Bill to Create the National Stabilization Fund for the Coffee Industry, Law 7770 - File 14136. 

24/01/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5065-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Bill on Caracas Energy Cooperation Agreement - Addendum --File 14176. 

31/01/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5067-2001 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph 1, Subparagraph A, Chapter III, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

21/02/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5070-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph 1, Chapter I, Title III, as well as Paragraph A, Title VI, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

28/03/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5070-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

CORBANA's request for a credit with BCR. 

28/03/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5072-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Criteria on changes on minimum capital required from private banks. 

18/04/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5072-2001 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Create a National Commission for Values Revival.  

18/04/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5074-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Create a National Trust Fund for Sports,- File 14153. 

09/05/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5076-2001 Article 11, Subparagraphs I-IV (Spanish) 

Addition of a new article to the Rules of Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

30/05/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5077-2001 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CORBANA's request to obtain a credit from BCAC. 

06/06/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5078-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNP may obtain a credit from the National Banking System.  

20/06/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5079-2001 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on ICE Strengthening Bill, File 13647. 

27/06/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5080-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to eliminate inflation - Amendments to Paragraph f), Art. 3, and Art. 50, Law 7558. 

11/07/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5080-2001 Article 4 (Spanish) 

CNP's request to enter into a credit agreement with the National Banking System. 

11/07/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5080-2001 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Setting the variation range for the interest rate in local currency. 

27/10/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5081-2001 Article 12, Paragraphs 1&2 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bills to amend BCCR Organic Law and The National Banking System Organic Law, and other laws.  

24/07/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5081-2001 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend Art. 8, Paragraph i) of the Postal Service Law, No. 7768, File 14293. 

24/07/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5082-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend Art. 117 of 1644, Organic Law of the National Banking System, File 13540. 

01/08/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5083-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on RECOPE, S.A. Capitalization Bill, File 13481. 

08/08/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5083-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Government of the Republic may enter into a foreign credit agreement with the WB. 

08/08/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5084-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph B, Chapter II, and to Paragraph A, Chapter III, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

14/08/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5088-2001 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CNP's request to enter into a credit agreement with the National Banking System. 

12/09/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5089-2001 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Approval of Regulations on the Internal Organization of BCCR and its Fully Autonomous Bodies. 

19/09/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5091-2001 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 9 of Regulations on BCCR Staff Guarantee and Pension Fund.  

03/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5091-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the National Banking System Organic Law, and the Income Tax Law, File 14199. 

03/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5091-2001 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend several articles of BCCR Organic Law, File 14058. 

03/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5093-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Adding Paragraph b) to Art. 4 of the General Policies on the Custody, Administration and Investment of International Monetary Reserves. 

17/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5094-2001 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Determining changes in the minimum capital required from banks -- modification to minimum capital required from private banks. 

24/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5094-2001 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create an Oil Price Stabilization Fund, File 14413. 

24/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5094-2001 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNFL may enter into a mixed foreign credit agreement with Deutsche Bank and the Government of Spain. 

24/10/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5095-2001 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend Art. 7 of Law 4646, File 14466. 

07/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5095-2001 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion sobre Bill Compensation of Domestic Debt with Shares in RECOPE's Net Assets, File 14082 

07/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5095-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on General Bill for Internal Control 

07/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5095-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Title IV, Paragraph, Subparagraph I, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

07/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5096-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Authorization for Casa Cambio Tele Dólar Expreso, S.A., to participate in the exchange market. 

14/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5096-2001 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for Addressing the Inflation Component and Interest Payments, File 14456 

14/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5096-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create Costa Rica's Institute on Ethnical and Linguistic Diversity,File 14440. 

14/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5096-2001 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that RACSA may obtain a sindicated bank loan from Banco Bancrecen, S.A. 

14/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5097-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Rates in open market operations increased by 2.0 pp.  

11/07/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5097-2001 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Administrative Contracting Law, File 14217. 

21/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5098-2001 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Adding content to Art.28 of Law 8017, File 14379. 

28/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5098-2001 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to facilitate the Buying of New Family Housing, File 14445. 

28/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5100-2001 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion to Draft International Convention for the Supression of the Financing of Terrorism, File 14556. 

12/12/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5100-2001 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill adding a Paragraph to Laws Containing Specific Destinations, File 14486. 

12/12/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5100-2001 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CCSS may enter into a foreign credit agreement with Sampo Bank PLC. 

12/12/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill of Amendments to the Organic Law of the National Banking System, File 14199. 

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Paragraphs B) & C), Chapter III, Title II, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Arts. 16,18,31,33,47 & 60 of the Law of Concession of Public Works, Law 7762, File 13810. 

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Invalidation of wording approved for Art. 16, Paragraph 1, Session 5072-01 --Approval of Rules for the Recognition of First-Tier Foreign Banks.  

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Ratification of opinion sent by the President of BCCR on Bill authorizing BCCR to enter into an agreement, File 14068. 

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5101-2002 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Opinion by the President of BCCR on bill authorizing the State, public commercial banks, ICAFE, INFOCOOP... 

09/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5105-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Coopesparta, R.L. may engage in a foreign loan agreement with IADB.  

06/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5105-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Balance Public Finances, File 14443. 

06/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5106-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Authorization for CNP to enter into agreements for two credit lines, one with Banco Banex, S.A., and another one with Banco Interfín, S.A. 

13/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5106-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Every BCCR former public servant receiving financial incentives for labor mobility. 

13/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5106-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Ratification of opinion sent by the President of BCCR regarding a foreign credit to be obtained by the Supreme Court from IADB.  

13/03/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5107-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Modifying Paragraphs B) & C), Chapter III, Títle III, Monetary Policy Regulations. 

20/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5107-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Vacation scheme modality... 

20/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5109-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Reference interest rates on bonds placed through joint auction.  

21/11/2001

BCCR

BCCR 5110-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill under Congress File 14276. 

13/03/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5110-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill -- Organic Law of the National Radio and Television System (SINART), File 14564. 

20/03/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5114-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for Restructuring the Public Debt, File 14631. 

17/04/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5114-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Ratification of status of CODESA's debt bonds. 

17/04/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5115-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Establishment of the interest rate for local currency... 

08/03/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5115-2002 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Ratification of opinion issued by the President of BCCR regading CAFTA Bill, File 14604. 

25/04/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5116-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for the Strengthening of Small and Medium Size Enterprises, File 14629. 

02/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5116-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modifications to BCCR General Regulations on Credit, Interest Rates, and Fees 

02/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5118-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

A decision is made so that the amount of discount to be given to consular staff when buying fiscal stamps will be 8%... 

15/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5120-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Promoting the De-Politization of Boards of Directors of Autonomous Institutions, File 14632. 

29/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5120-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Reference interest rate is set at 30 days counted from the joint auction sale... 

25/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5121-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modification of Section A, Paragraph VIII, Title I, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

19/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5121-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Co-Financing Fund for the Province of Limon, File 14603. 

19/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5121-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Authorizing Autonomous Bodies and Public Corporations...File 14272. 

19/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5121-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill creating CONAPALMA, File 14545. 

19/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5121-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Coopeorotina, R.L. may enter into a foreign credit agreement with Oikocredit... 

19/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5122-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CNP's request to enter into a credit agreement with the National Banking System.  

26/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5122-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for the Creation of Development Banking for Limon, File 14602. 

26/06/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5124-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill on Book Promotion, File 14699. 

10/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5124-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Declare a National Emergency for the Agricultural Sector, File 14727. 

10/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5124-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 3, Law 3872 of 22nd of May 1967, File 14742. 

10/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5125-2002 Article 8, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Modification to BCCR General Regulations on Credit, Interest Rates, and Fees, Paragraph 1, Subparagraph B. 

17/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5126-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for Restructuring the Credit Portfolio of Small and Medium-Size Producers, File 14487. 

24/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5126-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Temporary participation of Inter-Bank Money Market to stabilize interest rate... 

24/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5126-2002 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill regarding a Development Bank for Domestic Production and Transformation of Commercial Banks, File 14660. 

24/07/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5127-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Break the Monopoly on Insurance and Labor Risks, File 14717. 

07/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5127-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on bill regarding the Centro Nacional de la Música, File 14507. 

07/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5127-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend Law No. 3065, on payment of per diem...,File 14773. 

07/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5129-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Break FANAL's Monopoly, File 14720. 

21/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5129-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on MOPT´s request to enter into a loan agreement for 18.6 million Euros. 

21/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5129-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 26, Title II of the Traffic Law, File 13632. 

21/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5129-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Approval of BCCR Regulations on Issue ofCommemorative Coins. 

21/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5130-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 49 of the National Financing System for Housing, Law 7052. 

28/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5131-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion to Amend the Guatemala Protocol, File 14792. 

11/09/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5133-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend Law 6437, File 14512. 

25/08/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5134-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Arts.1, 5, 6, 8, 10, 15 & 20, and addition to Law 8147. 

10/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5134-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on ICAA's request to enter into an agreement for a revolving credit line from BCR. 

10/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5134-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on ICE´s request to enter into a foreign credit agreement with Credit Suisse First Boston. 

10/02/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5135-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ESPH may enter into a credit agreement with BNCR. 

10/09/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5136-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on ICE's request to issue standardized securities for the domestic market. 

23/10/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5136-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on JUDESUR's request to enter into a credit agreement with the National Banking System.  

23/10/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5136-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for Adding Content to Title XI of the Electoral Code, File 14850. 

23/10/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5139-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for the Promotion and Conservation of Private Lands, File 14924. 

20/11/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5139-2002 Article 13, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Fiscal Contingency Bill, File 15019. 

20/11/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5140-2002 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Communication to the Permanent Commission on Social Affairs, regarding Bill to Amend the Law to Regulate Smoking. 

27/11/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5141-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CORBANA's request. 

04/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5141-2002 Article 12, Paragraph I (Spanish) 

Modification to the minimun capital required from private banks.  

04/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5141-2002 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on bills to amend Art. 59 and addition to Art. 59 bis, Laws 1644 & 7558 respectively. 

04/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5142-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on General Cooperative Bill, File 14191. 

11/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Traffic through Public Roads Law, File 14739. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Prohibiting the Use of Public Resources to Buy Alcohol, File 14726. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on bill to amend several articles of the National Emergency Law, File 14452. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Commemorative Issue Bill, File 14971. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 14 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend the General Customs Law, File 15007. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Paragraph C, Chapter I, Title III: provisions on the minimum reserve requirement. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5143-2002 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Water Resource Bill, File 14585. 

18/12/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5144-2002 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on MOPT's request for authorization to enter into a credit agreement with BCIE. 

15/01/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5144-2003 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Arts. 3, 6 & 7 of Rules for Recognizing Foreign First-Tier Banks. 

15/01/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5144-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification of the structure of net interest rates... 

29/05/2002

BCCR

BCCR 5145-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to De-Politize and Modify the Make-Up of Boards of Directors, File 14851. 

29/01/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5145-2003 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Ratification of opinion issued by President of BCCR regarding the Government's credit with IADB. 

29/01/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5146-2003 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Clarification on the Reference Interest Rate, 30 day-term.  

05/02/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5147-2003 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 63 of BCCR Organic Law, File 14895. 

12/02/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5148-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to add an agreement to the Code of Commerce, Law No.3284, File 14687. 

26/02/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5148-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for the Creation of Corporación de Desarrollo Integral, File 14891. 

26/02/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5148-2003 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on ICE's request to enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

26/02/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5150-2003 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modification on the structure of net interest rates... 

15/01/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5150-2003 Article 6 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on General Inmigration Bill, File 14269. 

12/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5151-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on financial cooperation agreement between the Government of the German Federal Republic and the Government of Costa Rica, File 15111. 

19/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5151-2003 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Government of Costa Rica may enter into a foreign credit agreement with IADB.  

19/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5151-2003 Article 12, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Families to Obtain New Housing, File 14445. 

19/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5151-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Financial instrument called US Dollar Time Deposit. Establishing interest rate for US Dollar credits.  

19/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5151-2003 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Setting a flat rate that is equal to the interest rate for short-term investors.  

19/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5152-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Derogate Art. 5 of Law 1981, File 15129. 

26/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5152-2003 Article 4 (Spanish) 

It was agreed to set a flat rate that is equal to the interest rate for short-term investments. 

12/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5153-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

ICE's request for authorization to issue bonds is turned down by majority.  

02/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5153-2003 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Amending Art. 61 of the Worker's Protection Law, File 15128. 

29/01/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5153-2003 Article 15 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for Deed Granting... File 13970. 

02/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5153-2003 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Approval so that COOPEANDE, R.L. may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

02/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5153-2003 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CCSS may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

02/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5156-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on amendments to various laws, files 15049 & 14998. 

23/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5156-2003 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Ratification of opinion regarding Bill to Amend BCCR Organic Law, File 15109. 

23/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5156-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on ICE's request to issue securities.  

27/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5156-2003 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create the Centro Científico Marino Caribe, File 14813. 

24/04/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5157-2003 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICT may buy CINDE's building.  

07/05/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5158-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Changes in the structure of net interest rates.  

26/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5161-2003 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on the issue of securities by ICE. 

23/05/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5163-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Regulating the Insurance Industry, File 15154. 

11/03/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5164-2003 Article 14 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend the Civil Procedural Code, File 14975. 

18/06/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5164-2003 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Changes to the structure of interest rates for joint auctions.  

15/05/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5166-2003 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Approval of Regulations on the Use of Derivatives in Foreign Currency. 

02/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5166-2003 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Authorizating Payment of Special Indemnification and Pay Scale, File 15270. 

02/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5166-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Protecting the National Economy and Domestic Consumption... File 15237. 

02/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5167-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for ICE's Strengthening and Streamlining, File 15083. 

09/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5167-2003 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Partially Amending ICE's Creation Law, No. 449, File 14669. 

09/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5168-2003 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may issue securities... 

16/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5169-2003 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Changes in the current structure of interest rates... 

18/06/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5170-2003 Article 6 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for Creating a Special Contribution as a Toll Fee, File 15239. 

24/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5170-2003 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion al Bill for Authentic Integration of the Law for Transformation of Heredia Public Utility Corporation, File 14.952. 

24/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5170-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for the Creation of the General Superintendent's Office of Insurance, File 15170. 

24/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5172-2003 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Changes on how the Basic Passive Rate is measured-- Title V, Paragraph 1, Subparagraph A, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

20/08/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5172-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Reduce Political Influence on Banking and Financial Matters, File 15159. 

20/08/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5172-2003 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Disincorporation of Serfin Valores Puesto de Bolsa, S.A. 

20/08/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5173-2003 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Finance may enter into a foreign credit agreement with German bank KfW. 

27/08/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5175-2003 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNP may enter into a credit agreement with the National Banking System.  

14/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5175-2003 Article 16 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for the Creation of a Registry of Criminals, File 15348. 

14/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5175-2003 Article 20 (Spanish) 

Authorization for Aldesa Valores Puesto de Bolsa, S.A. 

14/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5175-2003 Article 21 (Spanish) 

Disincorporation Casa de Cambio Vinir, S.A. 

14/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5176-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Facilitate House Buying, File 15335. 

19/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5176-2003 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Arts. 16, 24 and 67 bis of the National Financing System, File 14635. 

19/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5176-2003 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Approval of Rules on Steps for Issuing Tax Savings Certificates. 

19/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5176-2003 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Changes in the current structure of net interest rates.  

29/07/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5177-2003 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue Bill for Promoting Family Recreation, File 15276. 

26/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5178-2003 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Compensation of State Debts with the Cooperative Sector, File 15190. 

03/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5178-2003 Article 11, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Modifying the minimum capital required from private banks. 

03/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5179-2003 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for ICE to resort to credit lines and letters of credit.  

12/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5180-2003 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for loan agreement 1601 between BCIE and the Republic of Costa Rica. 

17/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5180-2003 Article 14 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on bill to ensure citizen participation in electoral processes, File 15015. 

17/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5180-2003 Article 15 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on bill authorizing the operation of online gambling businesses, File 15208. 

17/12/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5182-2004 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion at the request of CORBANA to change interest rates of banana bonds with a State Guarantee.  

14/01/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5182-2004 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CUNA may enter into a loan agreement with Banco Popular. 

14/01/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5185-2004 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend several articles of the Notarial Code, File 14876. 

04/02/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5186-2004 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Amending Title IV, Paragraph 2, Subparagrah D, as well as Title V, Paragraph III of the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

11/02/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5188-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Suggestions to the Special Commission on the Fiscal Pact to replace the wording of Bill in File 15156. 

25/02/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5190-2004 Article 12, Paragraph I (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Strengthen the Anti-Terrorist Law, File 15494 

10/03/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5190-2004 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that l ICE may enter into a loan agreement... 

10/03/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5190-2004 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It was agreed not to modify interest rates of the short-term investments system. 

19/11/2003

BCCR

BCCR 5192-2004 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that UCR may enter into a loan agreement with Banco Popular 

24/03/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5192-2004 Article 5 (Spanish) 

MBA. Roy Gonzalez R., is unanimously appointed as General of BCCR for a 6-year term.  

24/03/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5193-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Gross interest rate is maintained at 11.68%. 

10/03/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5193-2004 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Inter-American Convention Against Terrorism Bill, File 15033. 

14/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5193-2004 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may enter into an agreement for a performance bond... 

14/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5194-2004 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Fishing Industry Trust Fund, File 15061. 

21/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5194-2004 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Paragraph 2), Art. 61 of the National Banking System Organic Law is non-enforceable.  

21/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5194-2004 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CIPET may enter into a loan agreement with Banco Popular. 

21/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5195-2004 Article 5 (Spanish) 

BCCR's Administration is empowered to engage in bond repurchase. 

28/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5195-2004 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Revocation of delegation act, registered in Art. 9, Minutes 5098-2001. 

28/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5196-2004 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CNFL may enter into a foreign credit agreement.  

05/05/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5196-2004 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Law for Small Business Strengthening, File 15370. 

05/05/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5196-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Coopeorotina, R.L. may enter into a loan agreement.  

05/05/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5199-2004 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Fifty-seven basis- point increase in the gross interest rate for liability transactions with 30-day maturity dates.  

14/04/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5200-2004 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that MEP may enter into a foreign credit agreement.  

02/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5200-2004 Article 6, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Authorization for BCCR administration to change equivalent rates in up to 250 basis points. 

26/05/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5201-2004 Article 11, Paragraphs 1-3 (Spanish) 

Extension of performance bonds and bank guarantees... 

09/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5201-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that RECOPE,S.A. may enter into two foreign credit agreements.  

09/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5202-2004 Article 10, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Elimination of Arts. 10.11,12 & 16 of the General Policies on the Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

16/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5202-2004 Article 11, Paragraph I (Spanish) 

Report by the Managing Body on Administrative Procedure against Vinir Corporación, S.A. 

16/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5204-2004 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Fifty basis-point increase in gross interest rate for liability transactions with 30-day maturity dates. 

02/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5204-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that RECOPE, S.A. may enter into two foreign credit agreements... 

09/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5206-2004 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Change in the method to calculate the Passive Basic Rate and the Monetary Policy Regulations.  

11/07/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5206-2004 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Administrative Contracting Law, File 15555. 

14/07/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5206-2004 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the National Corporation of Power and Light may proceed to issue bonds.  

14/07/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5208-2004 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph C, Chapter I, Title III of the Monetary Policy Regulations.  

06/07/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5208-2004 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Fifty basis-point increase in the Gross Interest Rate... 

22/06/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5210-2004 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may grant CNFL, S.A. an irrevocable guarantee to enter into a foreign credit agreement. 

11/08/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5213-2004 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Trust Fund to Pay an Indemnification, File 15580. 

01/09/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5214-2004 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Twenty-five basis point increase in the policy rate for a 30-day term.  

26/07/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5214-2004 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Ratification of measures taken by President of BCCR when entering into an agreement.  

08/09/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5221-2004 Article 8, Paragraph B (Spanish) 

Fifty basis-point increase in policy rate, 30-day term.  

08/09/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5225-2004 Article 10 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Creation of Public Utility Corporation Bill, File 15383. 

01/12/2004

BCCR

BCCR 5229-2005 Article 9, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Elimination of a paragraph in Art. 12 of the General Policies on the Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

05/01/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5230-2005 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Fifty basis point increase in gross interest rate for 30-day term.  

12/01/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5232-2005 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Project Sustainable Development Program for Sixaola Bi-National River Bank. 

26/01/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5232-2005 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion authorizing the Government to enter into a foreign credit agreement with IADB.  

26/01/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5232-2005 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Maintaining a positive gross interest rate for time deposits with 30-day maturity dates at 14.50% 

26/01/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5234-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Proposed modifications to the method for defining an increase in minimum capital... 

08/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5234-2005 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Trust Fund, File 15061. 

08/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5234-2005 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Ratification of unfavorable opinion on Bill for Creating a Trust Fund for Limon and Moin Docks, File 15580. 

08/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that AyA may enter into a loan agreement with BNCR. 

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill Regulating IDA's Administrative Procedures and Steps Required by Law, File 15.875. 

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Derogation of the Special Pension System for being illegal, as approved in Special Session 3170-76... 

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 20 (Spanish) 

Derogation of the Regulations on Registration and Response Regulations for Foreign Debt of Costa Rica's Public Sector.  

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 21 (Spanish) 

No objections raised on the wording of Bill modifying text in Art. 201 of the Electoral Code, File 15796. 

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5235-2005 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modifying Paragraph C, Chapter I, Title III of Monetary Policy Regulations.  

15/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5236-2005 Article 13 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Create CORDEIGUA, File 14891. 

22/05/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5236-2005 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ITECR may enter into a loan agreement with BNCR. 

22/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5236-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may reconvert its debt with IADB. 

22/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5236-2005 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Modifying the General Policy on the Administration of IMR.  

22/06/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5237-2005 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Elimination of Art. 7 and Paragraph II from USAID Assistance Regulations.  

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5238-2005 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may enter into three foreign credit agreements.  

13/07/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5240-2005 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Opinion issued by SUGEF as per File SUGEF 4302-200407908 is endorsed. 

03/08/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5240-2005 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Town Council of the Flores Canton may enter into a loan agreement with Banco Popular. 

03/08/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5241-2005 Article 11 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill 8316, File 15818. 

10/08/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5242-2005 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to create PRODERE - File 15389. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5242-2005 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Issuing Authority is not competent to issue an opinion, File 15864. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5242-2005 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Development Banking Bill- File 15699. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5242-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Finance may enter into a foreign credit agreement with IADB. 

17/08/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5242-2005 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Finance may may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

17/08/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5243-2005 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Banking for Development - File 15795. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5245-2005 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill in File 15159. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5246-2005 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion - File 15728. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5247-2005 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill 7333 - File 17733. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5249-2005 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill SINART - File 15725. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5250-2005 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Addition of two paragraphs to the Autonomous Services Regulations 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5250-2005 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend Law 8147. 

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5250-2005 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph B, Title III, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

05/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5252-2005 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Increase of 14.50 percent in gross policy rate, 30-day maturity dates.  

21/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5252-2005 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may renew a debt.  

21/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5253-2005 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Approval of Procedure Rules of BCCR System of International Payments. 

21/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5253-2005 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Authentic interpretation on the resolution in session 5241-05. 

21/11/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5255-2005 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Revoking agreement adopted in session 5235-05, Art. 19. 

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5255-2005 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to record a balance for the end of 2005. 

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5255-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Project to Streamline the Public Treasury.  

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5255-2005 Article 16 (Spanish) 

In consultation - Rules on Recognizing Institutions that Perform International Operations. 

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5256-2005 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on increasing possibilities for families to have access to housing.  

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5256-2005 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on amendments to Law 7558 and Law 1644, File 16008. 

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5257-2005 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Fifty basis-point increase in gross interest rate.  

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5257-2005 Article 15 (Spanish) 

December 30th called a day off for BCCR staff.  

26/12/2005

BCCR

BCCR 5260-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on CAFTA Bill, File 16047. 

06/02/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5269-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICAA may enter into a loan agreement with BNCR. 

20/03/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5270-2006 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Authorization for ICE and RECOPE to enter into financing agreements. 

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5270-2006 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Title IV, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

20/03/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5271-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modifying the minimum capital for private banks. 

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5272-2006 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Finance may enter into a credit agreement.  

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5272-2006 Article 15 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bills 7764 and 7558, File 14876. 

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5272-2006 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Information Access Bill.  

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5273-2006 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modifying the Provision of Art. 8 from Minutes from 5271-2006. 

18/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5275-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for SENARA to enter into a credit agreement.  

15/05/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5275-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for AyA to enter into a credit agreement.  

15/05/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5275-2006 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on Exchange Rate Operations Regulations. 

25/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5275-2006 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Exchange rate for buying and selling.  

25/04/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5276-2006 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Modification to Monetary Policy Regulations. 

15/05/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5278-2006 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Issue four new series of bonds.  

05/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5278-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

No objections to Bill in File 15772. 

05/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5280-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Sending for consultation modifications to the System of Payment Regulations. 

05/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5280-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Title III, Paragraph B, Chapter II, and to Paragraph A, Chapter III, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

05/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5282-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion issued so RACSA may enter into a credit agreement with BCIE. 

27/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5284-2006 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Sending the Account Entry System Regulations to public consultation. 

27/06/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5284-2006 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for Financial Sector Competitiveness - File 15909. 

17/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5284-2006 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on creation of the Agricultural Development Banking System, Files 15699 and 16054. 

17/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5284-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Subparagrah g. of the Policies on the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 

14/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5285-2006 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Twenty-five percent basis points increase in policy rate. 

17/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5285-2006 Article 19 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue opinion requested on File 15315. 

24/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5286-2006 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so JASEC may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE.  

24/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5287-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Arts. 3, 4, 5, 6, & 7 and Transitional Clause of the Rules for the Recognition of Institutions Usually Devoted to Performing International Operations.  

24/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5287-2006 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Fifty- percent basis point increase in policy rate. 

24/07/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5287-2006 Article 15, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Fifty- percent basis point increase in policy rate. 

14/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5288-2006 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill in File 15875. 

14/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5288-2006 Article 17 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on amendment to Law 7762, File 15922. 

14/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5288-2006 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Approval of Central Directo Regulations.  

14/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5289-2006 Article 12 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on File 16979. 

23/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5290-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill in File 13606. 

28/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5291-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill in File 16244. 

26/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5291-2006 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion- File 16180. 

28/08/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5292-2006 Article 9, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on the rate structure of the Account Entry System. 

11/09/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5293-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to increase the amount of credit agreement by $25 million. 

12/09/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5293-2006 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Management's Resolution about Instruction Manual to Provide Information on Exchange Rate Operations.  

12/09/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5293-2006 Article 6, Paragraph II (Spanish) 

Approval of Regulations on Exchange Rate Operations. 

12/09/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5294-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Calculation method-- as long as exchange rate system is in force.  

12/09/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5295-2006 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Modification to gross interest rate in Series BCCR240908 and 280911. 

02/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5296-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so RECOPE may enter into a foreign credit agreement with BCIE. 

09/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5296-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to end year 2006 with a financing balance.  

02/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5296-2006 Article 8, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Approval of System of Payment Regulations. 

02/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5297-2006 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for ICE Strengthening, File 16200. 

09/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5298-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposed Regulations on Exchange Derivative Operations 

23/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5298-2006 Article 13 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill in File 16236. 

23/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5298-2006 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendments to Regulations on Exchange Rate Operations. 

10/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5298-2006 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Approval of Regulations of BCCR Public Debt Account Entry System 

23/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5299-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Correction to Art. 1 of Bill authorizing Banco Popular to transfer a property to the Ministry of Education.  

23/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5299-2006 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for CONAVI to obtain a credit line.  

23/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5300-2006 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Exchange rate system as from 17th October.  

13/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5300-2006 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Reference exchange rates for buying and selling are set.  

13/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5300-2006 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Daily foreign exchange buying & selling transactions.  

13/10/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5304-2006 Article 14 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill in File 15981. 

20/11/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5305-2006 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposed agreement to modify Account Entry System Regulations.  

27/11/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5308-2006 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Amending Arts. 3, 4, 5, 10, 17 & 21 of the Regulations on Exchange Rate Cash Operations. 

11/12/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5308-2006 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Decision to issue a new zero coupon bond and a new series of bonds.  

11/12/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5308-2006 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Twenty-five basis point reduction in policy rate.  

11/12/2006

BCCR

BCCR 5309-2006 Article 23 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that MINAE may enter into a credit agrement with IADB. 

02/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5309-2006 Article 24 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill in File 16281. 

02/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5309-2006 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modifications to BCCR Autonomous Regulations on Services.  

02/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5310-2006 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill in File 16052. 

09/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5310-2006 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modifications to the Public Debt Account Entry System Regulations. 

09/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5310-2006 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Paragraph 3 added to Art. 7, Session Minutes No. 5300-06. 

02/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5314-2007 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Reduction in gross policy rate. 

15/01/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5315-2007 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Modification on the minimum capital required from private banks. 

09/02/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5315-2007 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for ICE and RECOPE to obtain financing.  

09/02/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5315-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion at the request of ICE to engage in technical cooperation with BCIE. 

09/02/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5316-2007 Article 15 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion Bill to Create a Water Policy, File 16298. 

09/03/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5317-2007 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for MINAE to enter into a credit agreement with the World Bank. 

09/03/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5317-2007 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Development Banking System Bill- File 16480. 

09/03/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5319-2007 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on the Code of Ethics for Costa Rican Public Officials, File 14922. 

17/04/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5320-2007 Article 17 (Spanish) 

New series of Zero-Coupon Monetary Stabilization Bonds with a variable interest rate. 

17/04/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5320-2007 Article 26 (Spanish) 

General Telecommunications Bill has no negative impact on monetary policy, File 16398. 

17/04/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5323-2007 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Opinion regarding the referendum on CAFTA, File 1024-Z-2006. 

17/04/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5323-2007 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Value Added Tax Bill, File 16326. 

17/04/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5327-2007 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Proposed text to replace Development Banking Bill, File 16480. 

15/05/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5328-2007 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to BCCR's Autonomous Regulation on Services. 

15/05/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5329-2007 Article 15 (Spanish) 

No remarks on Bill 7331, Partial Amendment to Traffic through Public Roadways, - File 16496. 

04/06/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5329-2007 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Approval of Regulations on Budget Changes for BCCR, its Fully Autonomous Bodies, and CONASSIF.  

05/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5330-2007 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Approval of On-Call Personnel System Regulations.  

05/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5331-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on transfering to BCCR 25% of the total exchange intermediation spread. 

05/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5333-2007 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Central Directo Regulations approved. 

05/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5333-2007 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill 4383, Basic Law on Atomic Energy for Peaceful Purposes, File 16-102. 

05/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5335-2007 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Regulations on Exchange Rate Cash Operations.  

20/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5335-2007 Article 12 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill for Development and Promotion of Organic Farming, File 16536. 

20/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5335-2007 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill on Exceptional Working Hours, File 16030. 

20/07/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5336-2007 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Disability Fiscal Stamp Bill, File 16334. 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5336-2007 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Notice on Resolution for Eduardo Armijo and company Exportaciones Tecnológicas del Sur. 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5338-2007 Article 10, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on ICE's request for foreign credit. 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5338-2007 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to amend Art. 7 of Law 4646, File 16515. 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5339-2007 Article 5, Paragraph 3 (Spanish) 

Modifications to General Policy on the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5340-2007 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 5 of the Cash Exchange Operations Regulations.  

15/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5342-2007 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Abstaining from issuing an opinion on Project Financial Cooperation Agreement between the Republic of Costa Rica and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, File 16143. 

15/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5342-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Fifty basis-point reduction in short-term gross interest rate.... 

21/08/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5348-2007 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Two new series of fixed-rate BEMs and two series of inflation-indexed BEMs.  

18/10/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5349-2007 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Strengthen the Country's Tourist Industry, File 16752. 

18/10/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5349-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill for Autonomous Development of Indigenous Peoples, File 14352. 

18/10/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5352-2007 Article 8 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on on Regulatory Bill for Public Parking Lots, File 15454 

23/11/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5352-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on bill to promote social corporate responsibility in town councils, File 16683. 

23/11/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5354-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Paragraph 3, Arts. 4 & 17 of the Cash Exchange Operations Regulations. 

23/11/2007

BCCR

BCCR 5356-2007 Article 10 (Spanish) 

BCCR opinion regarding Insurance Market Bill, File 16305. 

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5356-2007 Article 10, Communiqué (Spanish) 

BCCR opinion regarding Insurance Market Bill, File 16305. 

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5356-2007 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Intervention Exchange Rate for Sale for 22nd November 2007 will be subsequently reduced by 0.06 cents per colon. 

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5357-2007 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Resolutions for MONEX participants.  

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5359-2007 Article 11 (Spanish) 

New series of Zero Coupon Monetary Stabilization Bonds. 

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5359-2007 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Excluding public non-governmental entities from Art. 89 of BCCR Organic Law and from Art. 7 Session 5300-06. 

03/01/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5360-2007 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 22 of General Policy on Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

26/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5362-2008 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion at the request of the Regulatory Authority for Public Services.  

05/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5363-2008 Article 15 (Spanish) 

No remarks on Inmigration Bill, File 16594. 

05/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5364-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Reduction of 275 basis points of the short-term gross interest rate.  

05/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5364-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

The BCCR 2008-2009 Macroeconomic Program was approved 

13/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5366-2008 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Government of the Republic may enter into a credit agreement with IBRD for $72.5 IBRD. 

26/02/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5367-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on the proposal on Regulations for Operations with Exchange Rate Derivatives 

06/03/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5367-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Public consultation-modification Point I of Fifth Title of the Monetary Policy Regulations 

06/03/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5368-2008 Article 14 (Spanish) 

A new version of the Payment System Regulations was approved 

14/03/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5370-2008 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Statement that the BCCR does not have any comments on the Bill for guaranteeing freedom to choose notarial services in acts or contracts with public entities. File 16313. 

31/03/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5371-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

No opinion was issued on Bills for Promoting Rural Tourism, File 16474, or on the Community-Based Rural Tourism for Social Development and Environmental Conservation. File 16478. 

11/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5371-2008 Article 17 (Spanish) 

No opinion was issued on Bill for Taxing businesses which permit electronic betting through phone calls (Sports Books), File 16450m, or on Bill for Taxing Casinos and Amusement Arcades. File 16449. 

11/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5372-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

It was decided to increase the minimum capital of private banks, and other related agreements were also reached. 

17/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5373-2008 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for the Municipality of Heredia to enter into a credit agreement with the Banco Popular. 

28/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5373-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

A favorable opinion was issued for the Municipality of Desamparados to enter into a credit agreement with the Banco Popular in 2008 

28/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5373-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

The Electricity Institute of Costa Rica (ICE) and RACSA are authorized to procure financing through credit lines for working capital 

21/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5373-2008 Article 19 (Spanish) 

The favorable opinion on the Electricity Institute of Costa Rica (ICE)’s request for executing the project for Reconversion of Liabilities and New Credits (5359-2007) was changed to make the reference of the domestic credit include all banks in the National Banking System 

24/04/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5374-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

The BCCR maintains its position regarding the initiative of allowing the Electricity Institute of Costa Rica (ICE) to have financial leverage of up to 60% of the value of its assets 

02/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5375-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

An opinion was not issued on the Bill for Amending Article 61 of the National Banking System. File 16498. 

15/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5375-2008 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Approval of General Policies for Liability Management 

15/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5375-2008 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Modification of Point I of the Fifth Title of the Monetary Policy Regulations  

15/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5376-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

BCCR position regarding daily sale of foreign currency in exchange operations was set at +4% or up to 4% 

15/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5376-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Annulment of the Regulations of the BCCR Public Debt Account Entry System 

19/05/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5377-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for amending several articles of the Wildlife Conservation Law 7317. File 16673.  

09/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5377-2008 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Negative opinion on the Bill for an Authentic Interpretation of Provision e of Article 14, Law 7391. File 16038. 

09/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5377-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

An opinion is not issued on the Bill for Creating a tax on exports of oranges for strengthening human development in production zones. File 16707. 

09/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5378-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to obtain financing for labor capital - refinincing for $170 million in letters of credit. 

24/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5378-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Modification to the gross interest rate on 180 & 360-day time deposits.  

12/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5379-2008 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Opinion on adding a new criterion h) to Art. 60 of Workers' Protection Law, File 16491. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5379-2008 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Change on the Policy Rate.  

12/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5381-2008 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Maximum amount of investments with 1 to 30 day maturity dates through Central Directo. 

12/06/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5381-2008 Article 5, Paragraph B (Spanish) 

Maximum amount per individual or juridical person to invest in 1 & 30-day DONs and DEPs -- ¢5 billion difference and balance on the date of creation.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5381-2008 Article 5, Paragraph C (Spanish) 

Approval of 3 new BEM series/fixed rate, and 3 new BEM series, variable rate. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on proposal for AyA to enter into a credit agreement with BCAC for ¢1.1 billion for zonification of San Jose Metropolitan Area.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill Special Tax on Banks and Off-Shore Financial Entities, File 16451. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Land Ownership Conflict Resolution in the Country's South Pacific, File 16777. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill Authorizing NBS banks and autonomous institutions to donate unused assets- File 16677. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008, Article 30, Paragraph B (Spanish) 

Increase of 100 basis points in the net domestic credit rate for overnight MID, and for policy rate to reach 8%. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5382-2008 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposal to modify Arts. 1, 12, 13, 14, 21 and addition of Provisional Article 4 to the Cash Exchange Operations Regulations.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5383-2008 Article 4, Paragraph B (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposal to modify Art. 2 (Definitions) of the Regulations on Exchange Rate Derivative Operations is refered. 

25/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5384-2008 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that ICE may enter into a credit agreement for $250 million to finance projects in the First Electric Development Program 2008-2011. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5384-2008 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that COOPEOROTINA may obtain 2 loans from Oikocredit Ecumenic Development Cooperative Society, for ¢350 million and ¢150 million, to expand microcredit activities and to finance housing projects.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5384-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Agriculture may enter into a credit agreement with the International Development Fund for $9.19 million - BCIE $4.29 million -- National Program for Rural and Business Development.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5385-2008 Article 12 (Spanish) 

One hundred point increase in the policy rate and gross interest rate for Overnight Deposits through Central Directo. 

22/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5385-2008 Article 12, Communiqué (Spanish) 

Agreements on the policy rate and the gross interest rate for Overnight Deposits (DONs) through BCCR/Central Directo. 

09/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5386-2008 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Intervention exchange rate for 16th of July 2008 -- buying ¢500, selling ¢555.37 - increase in IERS of ¢0.06 per working day.  

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5386-2008 Article 3, Communiqué (Spanish) 

Changes to exchange rate band parameters - BCCR 

15/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Restrictions on amounts to be invested overnight and with 30-day maturity dates on DONs & DEPs.  

24/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Changes when establishing institutional rates for the non-banking public sector. 

24/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Setting up a commission to change, if necessary, the policy rate by up to 200 points. 

04/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Commission agreed a 100-point increase in policy rate (10.00 net annual rate).  

27/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 17 (Spanish) 

2008-2009 Macroeconomic Program review. 

27/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5387-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to obtain financing for labor capital and refinincing for letters of credit worth $250 million. 

24/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5388-2008 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Use Free Software in Government Institutions -File 16972. 

29/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5388-2008 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Opinion on bill authorizing public institutions to build and operate institutional museums, File 16686. 

29/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5388-2008 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Amend Law No.7600 on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disability, File 16530. 

29/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5388-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

New series of BCCR zero-coupon monetary stabilization bonds approved, series 190809AC. 

29/08/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5389-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Pass the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability - File 16843. 

19/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5389-2008 Article 23 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on Rules to Recognize Institutions Usually Devoted to Engaging in International Operations.  

02/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5390-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion- Bill Central America and Panama Free Trade Agreement, File 16906. 

24/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR_5390-2008_Art12.pdf (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion Bill Approving Loan Agreement No. 7498 - CR - IBRD - Limón Ciudad Puerto, File 17017. 

24/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5390-2008 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendments to Book XX, System of Payment Regulations - Plan to implement MONEX through Central Directo. 

08/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5392-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create Santa Ana Natural Monument, File 16954. 

24/09/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5392-2008 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Partially favorable opinion on Bill to Strengthen Antiterrorist Legislation, File 17009. 

10/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5392-2008 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Regulate the Designation of Boards of Directors in Autonomous and Semiautonomous Institutions, File 15758. 

10/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5392-2008 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Art. 6, Paragraph A, Subparagraph 2, Session 5390 - 08- public consultation to amend the System of Payment Regulations - MONEX. 

10/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5394-2008 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion Bill to Amend Art. 143, and Addition of Art. 143 Bis to the Municipal Code, Law 7794 30-4-98, File 16723. 

16/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5394-2008 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion regarding $60 million credit MOPT - CAF - Investment Program on Caribbean/Bajos de Chilamate/Vuelta Kooper/Sixaola Corridor.  

10/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5395-2008 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on Subparagraph E, Title VI Monetary Policy Regulations -liquidity reserve -- "solidarista" associations and cooperatives.  

16/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5396-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill for special protection against discrimination of citizens on the grounds of age, File 16710. 

21/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5396-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on text replacing the Inmigration Bill, File 16594. 

21/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5396-2008 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Approval of procedure to process BCCR authorization for public institutions to enter into local and foreign credit agreements. 

01/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5397-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Create an Unfulfilled Food Alimony Fund, File 16827. 

01/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5398-2008 Article 20 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for the Government of the Republic to enter into a$65 million contingency credit with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Develomnet to respond to natural disasters.  

01/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5398-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 6 of Rules for Recognizing Institutions Usually Devoted to International Operations.  

01/10/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5400-2008 Article 4, Paragraphs I, II, III & IV (Spanish) 

Regulations on Special Operations Involving Liquidity Requirements- Modification to Monetary Policy Regulations. 

06/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5401-2008 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Derogation of Arts. 20 & 23, Organic Regulations of BCCR Internal Auditing Functioning. 

30/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5401-2008 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill- Addition to final paragraph of Art. 3, Anti-Corruption and Illicit Enrichment Law, File 17.048. 

17/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5401-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill for the Promotion of Equal Opportunities for Persons with Hearing Disability, File 16755. 

17/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5402-2008 Article 7 (Spanish) 

SINPE/Central Directo Programming and Technological Development- Modifications to Book XX MONEX - System of Payment Regulations - Central Directo Regulations. 

28/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5403-2008 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragragh a., Art. 93 Central Directo Regulations. 

28/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5403-2008 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modifications to General Policies for Administration of Liabilities. 

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5403-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Transparency and Access to Information, File 16198. 

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5404-2008 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on E-Commerce Bill, File 16081. 

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5404-2008 Article 8 Paragraph A (Spanish) 

Approval of a new version of Regulations for Exchange Derivative Operations.  

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5404-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 18, Central Directo Regulations. 

28/11/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5405-2008 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Approving Loan Agreement 1824OC-CR between the Government of the Republic and IADB, File 17128. 

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5405-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposal to modify the System of Payment Regulations. 

17/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5405-2008 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Law No. 6849 of 18th February 1983, File 17051. 

08/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5408-2008 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill on the National Libraries System, File 16921. 

22/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5408-2008 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Aprobar nueva serie de Bonos de Estabilización Monetaria, Cero Cupón 

22/12/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5409-2009 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Inform the Legislative Assembly that there are no remarks on the Bill on Immigration and Foreign Nationals  

22/01/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5411-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Approval of BCCR Macroeconomic Program for 2009-2010. 

26/01/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5411-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Exchange rate modification, sale intervention through 22nd of January 2009. 

26/01/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5411-2009 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Increase of 150 basis points on the gross interest rate for Overnight Deposits through Central Directo. 

26/01/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5411-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amending Title IV - Monetary Policy Regulations, and Article 11 of the General Policies on Administration of Liabilities. 

04/02/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5412-2009 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph II, Art. 6 and Art. 10 of the Regulations on Special Liquidity Requirement Operations.  

23/02/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5412-2009 Article 21 (Spanish) 

Amending Art. III - Monetary Policy Regulations 

11/02/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5412-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Ruling so that RECOPE may obtain financing through credit lines for labor capital, and refinincing through letters of credit. 

11/02/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5413-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modification to Policies for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves and the rules for authorizing entities with which BCCR may engage in operations related to IMR management.  

13/02/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5415-2009 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Law on Excessive Administrative Procedures. 

16/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5415-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Arts. 1, 12, 13, 14, 21 of Cash Exchange Operations Regulations (CEOP). 

16/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5416-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Addition to final paragraph of Art. 14 of the Regulations on Approving Changes to BCCR/Fully Autonomous Bodies/CONASSIF Budget.  

27/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5416-2009 Article 11 (Spanish) 

New version of the System of Payment Regulations approved.  

23/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5416-2009 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Sixty-day extended period of validity of the new method to control the Minimum Reserve Requirement.  

13/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5416-2009 Article 24 (Spanish) 

Increase of 100 basis points in the local gross rate for overnight deposits through Central Directo. 

13/03/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5417-2009 Article 6, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

New Zero Coupon BEM series.  

08/04/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5418-2009 Article 19 (Spanish) 

Modification to Arts. 2 and 12 of the Regulations on Special Liquidity Requirement Operations. 

03/04/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5418-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modifying Title IV of the Monetary Policy Regulations, and Art. 11 of the General Policies for Administration of Liabilities.  

08/04/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5419-2009 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Art. 4 (financial remuneration) of the Regulations on Payment of BCCR On-Call Staff modified. 

20/04/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5419-2009 Article 8 (Spanish) 

BCCR's Internal Administrative Contracting Regulations approved.  

20/04/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5420-2009 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Addition to Art. 49 bis of BCCR Autonomous Services Regulations (ASR). 

04/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5421-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 60 and Derogate Art. 118 of the National Banking System Law, File 17092. 

07/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5422-2009 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Art. 402 of SINPE's Regulations - ILM service rates.  

19/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5423-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Increase in private banks' capital share by 8,1 billion and related provisions on non-banking financial firms, cooperatives, and "solidarista" associations.  

26/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5423-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Extending up until 1 Sept 1009 the validity of the new method to control the Minimum Reserve Requirement.  

19/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5424-2009 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Modifying Paragraph E, Title VI (Liquidity Reserve Provisions) of Monetary Policy Regulations.  

09/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5424-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

First Review of the 2009-2010 Macroeconomic Program 

28/05/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5425-2009 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Foreign Financial Protection Policy- Decision on CR-IBRD Development Policy Loan with Deferred Disbursement Option. 

22/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5425-2009 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Approval of BCCR/Fully Autonomous Bodies Internal Organization Regulations. 

24/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5425-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modification to Title III Monetary Policy Regulations.  

17/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5425-2009 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Expansion of phase 1 of MONEX integration project.  

16/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5425-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Appointment of Victor Acosta and Ricardo Valenciano as representatives of public commercial banks to the Mixed Advisory Committee of the Development Banking System.  

16/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5426-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on proposal to modify Subparagraphs E and L, Title VI, Monetary Policy Regulations.  

24/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5426-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Approval of method to set interest rates on liability liabilities with cost for over one day. 

29/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5427-2009 Article 8, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 12, Regulations on Special Operations to Deal with Liquidity Requirements.  

26/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5427-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 12, Regulations on Special Operations to Deal with Special Liquidity Requirements.  

26/06/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5428-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Free Zone System, Law No. 7210 from 23rd November 1990, File 17340. 

10/07/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5429-2009 Art5.pdf (Spanish) 

Modification to the System of Payment Regulations, Monetary Policy Regulations, and General Policy on the Administration of Liabilities.  

20/07/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5429-2009 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modifications to Regulations for Approving Changes in BCCR/Fully Autonomous Bodies/CONASSIF Budget. 

20/07/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5430-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Changes to policy rate and gross annual interest rate for Overnight Deposits -DON. 

20/07/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5430-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Authorization for BCCR administration to conduct auctions and buy bonds. 

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5431-2008 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Create a Center for Sustainable Development, File 16291. 

15/07/2008

BCCR

BCCR 5431-2009 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Approval- Second review of 2009-10 Macroeconomic Program. 

27/08/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5433-2009 Article 7, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendments to Regulations for Cash Exchange Operations. 

03/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5433-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Approval of a new version of Central Directo's Regulations.  

24/08/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5434-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 16 of BCCR's Autonomous Regulations for Services.  

22/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5434-2009 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Create a National Commission to Revive Values, File 16384. 

22/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5434-2009 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Authorizing BCCR to transfer a property where the Parismina High School is located to the Ministry of Public Education, File 16121. 

22/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5434-2009 Article 20 (Spanish) 

Favorable decision on Bill. Paragraph 2 should be added to Art. 79 of the Organic Law of the National Banking System, File 16997. 

10/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Authorization was revoked for Interbolsa Casa de Cambio to operate in the cash exchange market 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR_5436-2009_Art21.pdf 

BCCR_5436-2009_Art21.pdf 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 22 (Spanish) 

A new point VI is added to the Methodology for setting placement rates on liabilities 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for the Municipalities of Mora, Paraíso, Desamparados and San Carlos to contract financing operations from the Banco Popular 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the Bill for Amending the law of participation of rural electrification cooperatives and of municipal public services companies in national development. Law 8345. File 15248. 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on the Bill for approving compliance with the convention to eliminate legalization requirements for public foreign documents. File 17145. 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5436-2009 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the Bill for reforming the country’s Financial Management and Public Budget Law, and the National Planning Law. File 16446. 

05/10/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5437-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 12 -Validity of the Regulations on Special Operations to Deal with Liquidity Requirements. 

02/09/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5437-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Prevent and Erradicate Discrimination, File 16970. 

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5438-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Securities Market Regulatory Law, File 17213. 

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5438-2009 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Regulate Activity of Mixed Public Corporations, File 16385. 

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5438-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph VI, Methodology to set rates for issuing debt. 

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5439-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that MOPT may enter into a loan agreement with IADB for its Road Infrastructure Program.  

02/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5440-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Create a Farming Insurance Program, File 17096. 

26/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5440-2009 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for COOPESPARTA, R.L. to enter into a credit agreement for 300 million colones with Oikocredit Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society.  

26/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5441-2009 Article 21 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for Correos de Costa Rica to enter into a credit agreement to construct a building in San Pedro de Montes de Oca. 

26/11/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5442-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the Bill for social bankarization. File 17352. 

08/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5443-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Modification to Art. 23, Subparagraph 5, Chapter IV of the Graduate Studies Regulations.  

08/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5443-2009 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Reelection of José Luis Arce D. for 5 years starting on 15th of December 2009 as member of CONASSIF. 

08/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5444-2009 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for Correos de Costa Rica to enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular to finish its building in San Pedro de Montes de Oca. 

08/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5444-2009 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Reduction in the annual gross interest rate of 5.75% for Overnight Deposits as from 3rd of December 2009. 

08/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5445-2009 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendment to the System of Payment Regulations. 

11/12/2009

BCCR

BCCR 5447-2010 , and 5456-2010, Arts. 9 & 4 (Spanish) 

Rules for Coordination between Fundación Museos del Banco Central and BCCR.  

25/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5447-2010 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Designation of Mrs. Hilda Arroyo as representative from Banco Crédito Agrícola de Cartago to the Advisory Committee on Development Banking.  

28/01/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5447-2010 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Provisional Article I of the Regulations on the Internal Organization of BCCR and its Fully Autonomous Bodies.  

28/01/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5447-2010 Article 6 and 5449-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Amendments to the Cash Exchange Operations Regulations (CEOP). 

02/02/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5448-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Approval of new series of Monetary Stabilization Bonds-Zero Coupon. 

28/01/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5448-2010 Article 6 (Spanish) 

New characteristics of Overnight Deposits (DON in Spanish) and Electronic Time Deposits (DEP). 

02/02/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5449-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Monetary program, macroeconomic program. 

28/01/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5451-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Enable juridical persons so they may raise money by means of DONs and DEPs with 270 day maturity dates.  

16/02/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5452-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Carlos Melegatti resigns as BCCR Deputy Manager. 

10/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5452-2010 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Designation of Roy González as BCCR Acting Manager. 

01/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5452-2010 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Authorization for BCCR as moneylender pursuant to the Regulations on Special Operations Involving Liquidity Requirements.  

03/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5454-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Provisions on Central Directo and Deposit Take-in --CAF and DEP. 

10/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5454-2010 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Law Approving the Investment Agreement among Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, File 17247. 

17/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5454-2010 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on the Law Approving Central America's Mortage Treaty, File 17144. 

17/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5454-2010 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 168 of the National Financial System for Housing, Law No. 7052, File 17237. 

17/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5455-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on a proposal to amend the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

15/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5455-2010 Article 6, and 5443-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Amendment to the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

15/03/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5456-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Ruling on requests by the Santa Cruz and Grecia Town Councils to enter into credit agreements. 

07/04/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5457-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the Bill for tax payment exoneration for diesel for electricity generation. File 16759. 

29/04/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5457-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Create the Santa Ana Natural Monument, File 16954. 

22/04/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5457-2010 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Modifying Provisional Article III of Central Directo's Regulations.  

22/04/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5458-2010 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Pension Fund Bill by the Ministry of Finance, File 17173. 

22/04/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that COOPESPARTA, R.L. may enter into a credit agreement with the Asociación Cristiana Habitacional. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Public Works and Transportation enter into a credit agreement --MOPT-CAF. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Derogate Art. 61 of the Income Tax Law, File 17134. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 14 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to Amend the Law for Issuing Securities in the International Market,No. 7671 --File 17338. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 15 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Law of Taxing Streamlining and Effectiveness, No. 8114-- File 16808 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 18 (Spanish) 

Extended period for public consultation from session 5455-2010, Art. 5 - proposal to amend the Monetary Policy Regulations, Title III. 

24/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Authorization so that RECOPE may obtain financing with credit lines for labor capital for $250 - bank guarantees. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the National Institute for Water and Sewage may enter into a direct credit agreement with Banco Crédito Agrícola to finance inputs. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5459-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Authorization to Cooperativa de Ciudad Quesada R.L. so that it may enter into a credit agreement with Oikocredit Ecumenic Development Cooperative Society. 

06/05/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5462-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modifications to the System of Payment Regulations 

19/07/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5465-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Modification to the minimum capital required from private banks. 

19/07/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5466-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill of State Accompaniment to Individuals with Terminal Diseases, File 17166. 

19/07/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5466-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Amend Arts. 95-96-97 & 100 of the Labor Code, File 17105. 

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5466-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill for Joining Professional Associations by Means of Exams, File 17192. 

19/07/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5466-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill for Treatment of the Alcohol Dependence Syndrome in Public Administration, File 16824. 

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5467-2010 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Review of 2010-2011 Macroeconomic Program. 

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5467-2010 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill on Special Protection Against Discrimination of Citizens on the Grounds of Age- File 17125. 

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5467-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Opinion on Bill to Derogate Art. 3 of Law 3872 - Laws 8309 & 29 - File 17491. 

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5467-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Modifying Art. 411 of the System of Payment Regulations  

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5468-2010 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Extending to 15th of October 2010 the appointment of BCCR's Manager.  

23/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5469-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

New series of Zero Coupon Monetary Stabilization Bonds. 

27/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5469-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Reduction on the Policy Rate/Interest rates.  

27/08/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5470-2010 Article 17 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend Art. 1 of the Tax Streamlining Law, File 16966. 

06/09/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5470-2010 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Appointment of BCCR's Manager. 

02/09/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5470-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion 1 to 2 on Addendum to Agreement for Road Building- Ministry of Public Works. 

02/09/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5471-2010 Article 5, Paragraph A (Spanish) 

Implementation of the Program of Accumulation of International Monetary Reserves. 

10/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5472-2010 Article 16 (Spanish) 

Authorization for COOPEALIANZA, R.L to enter into a credit agreement for ¢1 billion. 

05/10/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5473-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill 17485 - Amendments to the Traffic Law, No. 7331. 

21/10/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5473-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill 17136 - Law for the Promotion of Paper Saving in Public Administration. 

21/10/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5473-2010 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill No. 17744 - Authorization for BCCR to transfer to the Ministry of Public Works the Building of the Parismina High School.  

21/10/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5475-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

The monetary policy rate is set at 6.5% annually, and other related agreements are also reached. 

08/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5475-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

The Methodology for setting liability placement rates was changed (easing the ability of the administration to have a margin with respect to fixed reference rates for defining final liability placement rates) 

10/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5477-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Create a Evaluation System for Public Policies, File 17117. 

26/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5477-2010 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Modification to the maximum monthly limit of International Monetary Reserves.  

10/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5477-2010 Article 14 Communiqué (Spanish) 

Modification to the maximum monthly limit on International Monetary Reserves. 

01/12/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5477-2010 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Code of Ethics for BCCR and its Fully Autonomous Bodies. 

29/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Exempt Vehicles with "EE" Plate from Real Property Tax, File 17333. 

29/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill for Property Donation among Public Institutions- File 17118. 

06/12/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Law Approving the Convention Abolishing the Requirment for Legalization of Foreign Public Documents - File 17718. 

06/12/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Law Agreement between the Governments of Qatar and Costa Rica for Reciprocal Promotion and Protection, File 17720. 

26/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Art. 15 (Spanish) 

Auditing Commitee Regulations  

28/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5478-2010 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the San Carlos Town Council may enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular. 

29/11/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5479-2010 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Applying the Reserve Requirement to short-term foreign debt operations.  

01/12/2010

BCCR

BCCR 5480-2010 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Authorization for Coopeorotina RL to enter into a credit agreement for ¢300 million.  

24/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5481-2010 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Inapproriate to issue an opinion on Bill on the Prevention and Erradication of Discrimination, File 16970. 

21/01/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5485-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill on Harrasment in the Workplace, File 17460. 

04/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5485-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Board of Directors agreement on BCCR Macroeconomic Program 2011-2012. 

25/01/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5487-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on AyA to enter into a credit agreement with the NBS for the project Environmental Enhancement of San José. 

04/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5489-2011 Article 4, Paragraph b (Spanish) 

Modifying Arts. 53-55 of the Policies on the Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

07/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5489-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend BCCR's Organic Law-- File 17658. 

04/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5489-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for the Ministry of Public Works & Transportation to enter into the Second Individual Loan Government of Costa Rica-IADB.  

04/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5489-2011 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to obtain financing for labor capital. 

04/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5490-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill for Constitutional Jurisdiction Amendment - File 17743. 

07/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5492-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Bagaces Town Council may enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular. 

28/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5492-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Public Consultation on Bill to Amend Titles III-V of the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

24/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5492-2011 Article 4, communiqué (Spanish) 

Amendments to Titles III and VI of the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

21/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5492-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Art. 6, Session 5487-2011 - Opinion so that the AyA may enter into a credit agreement with the NBS- Metropolitan Area. 

24/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5492-2011 Article 9, Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Favorable Opinion so that the San Jose Town Council may issue Municipal Bonds C Series. 

28/03/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5493-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Code of Commerce - Stock Market Regulatory Law - File 17642. 

08/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5493-2011 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on text replacing the Bill to Regulate Gambling, Casinos, and Games of Chance - File 17551. 

08/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5493-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Create an Urban Duty Free Zone in Golfito - File 17129. 

08/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5494-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Authorization for COOPESANMARCOS R.L. to enter into a credit agreement with Oikocredit Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society. 

15/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5495-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Bond Issue Strategy for 2011. 

19/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5495-2011 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Offering deferred liquidity operations for fund-raising with 7-14 maturity dates at the ILM. 

15/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5495-2011 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Deposit-taking instrument for 7 and 14 day terms at ILM. 

19/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5495-2011 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on text replacing Bill on Meeting the Fiscal Transparency Standard- File 17677. 

26/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5495-2011 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Law for Promoting and Endorsing a Farming Insurance-- File 17096. 

26/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5496-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Amendments to Monetary Policy Regulations.  

28/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5496-2011 Article 6, communiqué (Spanish) 

Amendments to Titles III and VI of the Monetary Policy Regulations. 

28/04/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5498-2011 Article 15 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on the Public Road Traffic and Roadway Safety Law-- File 18032. 

02/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5498-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so the San Jose City Council may issue municipal bonds, D-E Series.  

01/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5498-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion for the Ministry of Justice enter into a loan agreement with IADB. 

01/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Athorization for the Savings and Credit Cooperative of Ciudad Quesada to enter into a credit agreement with SNS Institutional Microfinance Fund 

22/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Monetary control based on BCCR's intervention at the ILM. 

02/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Changes to policy rate at 5 percent annually.  

06/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499-2011 Article 7, communiqué (Spanish) 

Agreement to set the policy rate and Overnight Deposits (DON) 

04/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

COOPEALIANZA, R.L. is authorized to enter into a credit agreement with the IADB and to extend a credit line with the BCIE 

22/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Authorization for the Cooperativa de Ciudad Quesada enter into a credit agreement with a foreign institution. 

10/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5499 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Authorization for Coopealianza to enter into a credit agreement with IADB-BCIE. 

10/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5500-2011 Article 13 (Spanish) 

Opinions on Bill --Addition to Art. 4 of the General Public Administration Law, File 17531. 

17/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5500-2011 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Opinions on Bill to Integrate Persons with Disability to the Labor Market - Public Sector - File 17828 

17/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5500-2011 Article 14 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend the Boards of Directors of Autonomous Institutions Law-- Executive Presidents - File 17089. 

17/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5500-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Creation of the Commission for Setting Interest Rates - Amendments to Monetary Policy Regulations. 

17/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5502-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendment to the System of Payment Regulations. 

23/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5503-2011 Article 12 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Regulate Real Estate Contracts -- Real Estate Brokerage, File 17595. 

07/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5503-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Addition to Provisional Article on Policies for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

23/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5503-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Preliminary favorable opinion upon request from the Ministry of Public Education (MEP) for financing the execution of the project for Construction and Acquisition of Equipment for the Ministry of Public Education (MEP) 

05/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5503 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion - request from the Ministry of Public Education to finance the project Building Educational Infrastracture at national level. 

24/06/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5504-2011 Article 4 File 16956 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill to Amend an article on the Law to Protect Citizens from Administrative Procedures, File 16956.  

14/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5504-2011 Article 5 File 16689 (Spanish) 

No opinion is issued on amending the Law for the Creation of CONAPE, No. 6041, File 16689.  

14/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5504-2011 Article 6 File 17916 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on amendment to Art. 35 of the Private Pension System, Law No. 7523, File 17916.  

14/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5506-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

2011-2012 Macroeconomic Program Review 

22/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5507-2011 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Suspending application of the short-term debt reserve requirement. 

27/07/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5508-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Changes to Administration of International Monetary Reserves 

16/08/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5509-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amendments to the Regulations on Exchange Operations. 

16/08/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5510-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Amendment of the second Paragraph of Article 16 of the Autonomous Regulations of Services (RAS), and reforms to the specification of cognitive abilities in job descriptions for Assistant Manager and Deputy Manager positions 

06/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5510-2011 Article 6, communiqué (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on financing implementation of the project Educational Infrastructure Building and Fitting Out, by the Ministry of Public Education.  

08/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5510-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion about financing and implementation of the project Educational Infrastructure Building and Fitting Out, by the Ministry of Public Education. 

24/08/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5510-2011 Article 8 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill for the Sustainable Development of the Maritime-Terrestrial Zone - File 17310. 

25/08/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5511-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Creation of a Liquidity Contigency Operations Comission. 

08/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5511-2011 Article 6, communiqué (Spanish) 

Linquidity contingency operations. 

25/08/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5512-2011 Article 8 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Prevent and Sanction Harrasment in the Workplace - File 18136. 

23/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5512-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill Tax on Juridical Persons - File 16306. 

23/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5512-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill for Authorization and Securitization of Cash Flows for Public Works - File 18014. 

08/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5513-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

It was deemed inappropriate to issue a opinion on the Bill for Amending the Mining Code. File 17750. 

27/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5513-2011 Article 11 (Spanish) 

Authorization for the National Teachers’ Cooperative to enter into external credit agreements with foreign entities 

27/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5513-2011 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Increasing the capital share of private banks.  

28/09/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5513-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on bill for transforming the National Institute for Land Development (IDA) into the Institute for Rural Development -- File No. 17218.  

11/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5515-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

High level policies to prevent money laundering and the financing of terrorism.  

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5516-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on Bill Creation of a Fund to Finance Middle-Class Housing- File 17928. 

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5516-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the Bill of Addition to BCCR Law --exempton from the reserve requirement to finance housing -- File 17809. 

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5516-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on AyA-IADB credit to finance environmental enhancement for San José.  

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5518-2011 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amending the System of Payment Regulations. 

27/10/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5518-2011 Article 7, amendment to Articles 2-65 to 72 (Spanish) 

Public consultation on amending the System of Payment Regulations, Arts. 2-65 to 72. 

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5518-2011 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Amending the System of Payment Regulations, Art. 28 

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5518-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion-- San Ramon Town Council -contracting two credit lines--BPDC and BNCR. 

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5519-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

General Policies on the Administration of Monetary Reserves-- Amending Art. 6 and Provisional Article.  

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5520-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on the Tax Solidarity Bill, File No. 18261.  

10/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5522-2011 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Approval of a new series of BEMs with fixed interest rates .  

28/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5523-2011 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Authorization for RECOPE to end 2011 -- balance on credit labor capital items-- refinancing letters of credit.  

30/11/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5524-2011 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Regulations on Contingent Instruments to Provide Liquidity. 

06/12/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5524-2011 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Amending Arts. 46-49 of Policies for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves.  

16/12/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5524-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Appointment of Paul Bornemisza Paschka as member of CONASIFF. 

23/01/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5525-2011 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Authorizing the CCSS to obtain a credit line for labor capital in the country's banking institutions.  

16/12/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5525-2011 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on the bill for strengthening and streamlining Public Municipal Corporations - File 17466.  

16/12/2011

BCCR

BCCR 5526-2011 Article 12 (Spanish) 

Approval of BCCR's Code of Corporate Governance.  

13/01/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5528-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Article 8 of the Policies for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. Art. 9 is eliminated. 

18/01/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5529-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

New version of BCCR Autonomous Regulations of Services (RAS) approved. 

19/01/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5531-2012 Article 3 (Spanish) 

Authorization so that RECOPE may enter into a financing agreement through credit lines for labor capital and for refinancing letters of credit, performance bonds, and bank guarantees. 

14/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5531-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on ICE's request for RECOPE to become indebted through an issue of standardized bonds, whose funds will be devoted to developing investment projects to expand and optimize tankage and port works. 

14/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5532-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

2012-2013 Macroeconomic Program. 

20/02/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5532-2012 Article 7 Paragraph 1 (Spanish) 

Approval of 2012-2013 Macroeconomic Program. 

20/02/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5534-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Authorization for the Paraíso Town Council to enter into a credit agreement with BNCR to buy waste disposal units.  

20/02/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5534-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Authorization for the San Jose Sports Committee to engage in a credit agreement with with BNCR for 2013 Central American Games.  

20/02/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5534-2012 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bond Issue Bill-- Authorization for the Executive to pay debt with public institutions, File 18042. 

20/02/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5536-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

It is deemed inappropriate to issue an opinion on Bill to amend Art. 31 and add content to Art. 31 bis 302, Law for Stopping Abuses on Pension Law Reviews, File 16880. 

26/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5536-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Appointment of Mr. Olman Solano M. as a representative of public commercial banks to the Mixed Advisory Council of the Development Banking System. 

16/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5537-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Authorization for Escazu Town Council to enter into a credit agreement with Banco Nacional de CR, to finance projects to improve road infrastructure and the information system of said town council. 

26/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5537-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Aguirre Town Council may enter into a loan agreement with Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, to finance the purchase of machinery.  

26/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5537-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Cooperativa de Ahorro y Crédito Refraccionario de la Comunidad de Esparta, R.L., may obtain credit with Oikocredit Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society U.A. 

26/03/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5538-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to approve modifications to Articles of Agreement of the Central American Bank for Economic Integration-File 18165. 

13/04/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5538-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that CONAVI may enter into a credit agreement with BCIE for its Roads Infrastructure Program. 

13/04/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5538-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Modification to Arts. 11-13 addition of provisional paragraph to BCCR Regulations on Report Processing and Preliminary Investigations. 

13/04/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5539-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

New series of Monetary Stabilization Bonds and modification to General Policies for the Administration of Liabilities. 

12/04/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5543-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill to Create Hospital Dr. Fernando Escalante Pradilla, in Perez Zeledon. 

25/05/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5543-2012 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion al Bill to Modify Paragraphs A& B, Art. 2 of Law 8091- Restructuring the debt of COOPEAGROPAL, R.L., so as to restructure the loan and interests of CIPA, R.L.-File 18152. 

25/05/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5544-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Designation of Ms. María Lucía Fernández Garita as Deputy Manager of BCCR. 

09/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5544-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Coopeservidores may obtain credit for US$4.5 million from Banco G&T Continental. 

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5544-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Corredores Town Council may enter into a credit agreement from Banco Nacional de Costa Rica for ¢650 million, to finance the construction of the town council building. 

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5544-2012 Article 9 (Spanish) 

Retrospective application of modification to Paragraph 5, Art. 23 of the Regulation on Graduate Studies for BCCR Staff, so that it may cover personnel who were executing contracts to engage in graduate studies. 

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5546-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

No opinoin issued on Bill to create a fiscal stamp for the improvement of justice, File 17.526. 

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5547-2012 Article 12 Paragraphs 8 & 9 (Spanish) 

1.- Approval of new version of the Policy for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 2.-Modifications will enter into force when operational details are settled and assessing progress on the agreement is delegated on the Reserves Committee.  

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5547-2012 Article 12 Paragraph 7 (Spanish) 

Modifications were introduced to Arts. 4 & 5 of Regulations for Authorizing Organizations with which BCCR may Carry Out Operations Involving the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5547-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that COOPENAE may enter into a credit agreement for $2 million from ASN-NOVIB-MICROKREDIETFONDS.  

15/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5548-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Reelection of Dr. Hermann Hess as member of the National Council for Oversight of the National Financial System. 

29/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5549-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Consultation on proposal to amend SINPE Regulations (Arts. 247, 411 and Provisional Paragraph V.) 

27/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5549-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modification to Provisional Article 2 of the Regulations for Authorizing Organizations with which BCCR may Carry Out Operations Involving the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 

29/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5550-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Addition to Provisional Paragraph 3 of the Regulations for Authorizing Organizations with which BCCR may Carry Out Operations Involving the Administration of International Monetary Reserves. 

29/06/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5552-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph VI of the Methodology to Set Rates for Issuing Debt. 

19/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5552-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Minimum capital required from banks is modified for 2012. 

19/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5552-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that INFOCOOP may enter into an agreement for a revolving credit line from a second-tier bank, with the National Trust Fund for Development. 

19/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5553-2012 Article 10 (Spanish) 

Amendments to Art. 20 of the Regulations on Cash Exchange Operations. A paragraph was added and the possibility for SUGEVAL to issue the report required in Art. 93 of BCCR Organic Law was eliminated. 

24/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5553-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion - Bill to Amend Paragraph 5, Art. 61 of the Organic Law of the National Banking System, as well as Art. 106 of BCCR Organic Law, File 18353. 

26/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5553-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Unfavorable opinion on motion 11-31 from Congressman Juan Carlos Mendoza G., regarding Electricity Contingency Bill, File 18093. 

26/07/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5554-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Review of 2012-2013 Macroeconomic Program approved. 

01/08/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5554-2012 Article 4- Annex (Spanish) 

Full text of the 2012-2013 Macroeconomic Program review. 

01/08/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5555-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that Coopealianza may increase by $3 million its uncommitted balance from credit line with BCIE. 

08/08/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5555-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Technical Council of Civil Aviation may enter into a loan agreement with Banco de Costa Rica, to finance the Project Construction of a Taxiway and a Platform to Relocate Coopesa at Juan Santamaría International Airport. 

08/08/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5555-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that RECOPE may enter into a loan agreement with Scotiabank & Trust Cayman, to pay the balance owed from its transaction with BCIE, for the 3rd stage of Project Limon-La Garita Polyduct. 

08/08/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5559-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Appointment of MBA Geovanni Garro M as one of the State bank representatives to the Mixed Adivisory Council for the Development Bank System.  

01/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5559-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Article 6 of Regulations for authorizing entities with which the BCCR may carry out operations related to international monetary reserves (elimination of transitory provision 2) 

20/09/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5561-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Modification to Paragraph b, Art. 24, General Policies for the Administration of Liabilities. 

09/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5561-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Public consultation- Proposal to modify the Monetary Policy Regulations and the Regulations for Contingency Instruments to Provide Liquidity.  

09/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5561-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Amendment to Art. 247 (Cash market); inclusion of a fee in Art. 411, and inclusion of Provisional Article V in the System of Payment Regulations.  

01/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5562-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Designation of Mr. Mariano Benavides S. as a representive from public commercial banks to the Mixed Advisory Committee of the Development Banking System.  

01/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5562-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Town Council of Nicoya may enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular to finance several projects. 

01/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5562-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Finance may grant ICE a joint and several guarantee for its second loan from IADB, under the Cooperation Agreement to Finance Investment Projects. 

01/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5563-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Bond issue by the Cartago Town Council to finance several projects in that province.  

10/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5563-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Modifications to BCCR Code of Corporate Governance. 

10/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5564-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill 17054- Amendments and additions to the Wildlife Conservation Law, Law 7317 from 7th December 1992. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5564-2012 Article 7 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill for the Guarantee Fund for Deposits and Bank Settlements, File 17766. 

26/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5564-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinions so that the Town Councils of Alajuela, Santa Ana, and Turrubares may enter into credit agreements with Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, while the Grecia Town Council may enter into a credit agreement with Banco Popular. 

10/10/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5565-2012 Article 10 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill 18468-Addition of several paragraphs to Art.50 of the Political Constitution to recognize and guarantee access to water as a human right. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5565-2012 Article 11 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued on Bill 18397-Law for Promoting Inclusive Tourism in Costa Rica. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5565-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

1.-Modification to Paragraph b.iii- Art. 6 BCCR rules and regulations to perform operations/management of IMR; and 2.-Derogating Provisional Article 3 of said rules and regulations.  

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5565-2012 Article 9 (Spanish) 

No opinion issued sobre Bill 18135- Amendment to Title V, Civil Procedural Code- Bankrupcy Proceeding. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5567-2012 Article 5 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinions so that COOPENAE, COOCIQUE and COOPEAYA may enter into foreign credit agreements. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5567-2012 Article 6 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion on Bill to reduce public debt through the sale of public or underused assets from the public sector, File 18018. 

14/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5567-2012 Article 8 (Spanish) 

Entering into force of the latest version of the Policies for the Administration of International Monetary Reserves on 31 October 2012. 

01/11/2012

BCCR

BCCR 5568-2012 Article 4 (Spanish) 

Favorable opinion so that the Ministry of Science and Technology may enter into a foreign credit agreement with IBRD for $200 million to finance projects to improve public higher education. 

07/11/2012