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Uruguay: Ley N° 19353, Creacion del Sistema Nacional Integrado de Cuidados (SNIC)

The purpose of this law is to promote the development of the autonomy of people in a situation of dependency, their care and assistance, through the creation of the National Integrated Care System (SNIC), as a set of actions and measures aimed at the design and implementation of public policies that constitute a solidarity and co-responsible model between families, the State, the community and the market.