Given that the PASO will take place from Aug. 8 to Sept. 12, the legislative elections will be held from Oct. 24 to Nov. 14.
Lawmakers passed the bill with 56 votes in favor, three against, and two abstentions. Political parties will have until June 19 to register candidates.
"During this additional period, the mass vaccination campaign will continue to contribute for a better care of the greatest possible number of Argentinians who must fulfill their civic duty," lawmakers stressed.
What’s scary for South America is this map, which shows average daily cases per 100,000 people over the last week. The region is, on average, deep red. (Source: @nytimes) pic.twitter.com/23nNOEDMth