Mexico City, November 26th, 2021.
On November 22nd, 2021, the “The Executive Order that instructs the agencies and entities of the Federal Public Administration to carry out the indicated actions in relation to projects and works of the Mexican Government considered of public interest and national security, as well as priority and strategic for national development», was published in the Federal Official Gazette.
This Executive Order was issued with the purpose that the agencies and entities of the Federal Public Administration automatically grant provisional authorization for the start of projects or public works related to the sectors of communications, telecommunications, customs, borders, hydraulic, water, environment, tourism, health, railways, ports, airports and those that, due to their purpose, features, nature, complexity and magnitude, are considered a priority and/or strategic for national development, for being considered of public interest and national security.
The Executive Order aims to guarantee the execution of the public works, avoiding any obstacles in their execution.
The provisional authorization will be issued within five days after being requested, in case there is a lack of response within said period, it will be understood as granted and will be into force for the next twelve months.
The attorneys of the Regulatory and Administrative law practice are at your disposal for any questions or comments in this regard.
S I N C E R E L Y,
Daniel Del Rio
Rodrigo Alfonso Ruiseñor