Article 19 of the Penal Code

  Penal Code

Minors under eighteen years of age shall not be criminally liable under this Code.

When a minor of said age commits a criminal act, he or she may be responsible in accordance with the provisions of the law that regulates the criminal liability of the minor.

art 19 cp

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Article 19 belongs to the chapter that deals with the causes that exempt from criminal responsibility, such as being under 18 years of age (in this case you will be responsible in accordance with the provisions of the law that regulates the criminal responsibility of the minor).

  • Penal Code
    • BOOK I: General provisions on the crimes, responsible people, penalties, security measures and other consequences of the criminal offense
      • Title I: Criminal offense
        • Chapter II: Of the causes that exempt from criminal responsibility