1 Legislative Assembly - Republic of EL SALVADOR index Legislative Decree N ° 670 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that the article 1 and 2 of the Constitution recognizes the human person as the origin and purpose of the activity of the State.
II.-that according to the Constitution in its article 119 is declared of social interest housing, being born an obligation by the State to ensure that every Salvadoran has access to a dwelling that fulfils the minimum conditions for their personal development.
III. that article 33 of the law of equality, equity and eradication of the discrimination against women establishes that you create special programmes to facilitate access to housing to women heads of family in context of eradicating the checkout and housing vulnerability.
IV.-that there is a problem by the women heads of households to obtain decent housing, in the view of a very limited housing finance programs scope.
V in the same spirit of the adoption of the law of equality, equity and eradication of the discrimination against women it is necessary that the law of the National Fund of Popular housing, establish facilities to women heads of households can get credits allowing to solve its problem of access to housing and to ensure the most favourable conditions for social interest housing financing.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and at the initiative of the Member of Parliament Carmen Elena Calderón de Escalón.
DECREES the following: reform to the law of the Fund national DE LA housing POPULAR article 1.-replace Art. 40, by the following: ' article 40.-contribution for housing must be unique, direct, transparent and non-discriminatory for reasons of politics, race, sex or religion. " In the event of a natural disaster, public calamity or emergency rule qualified by the Executive or legislative, or unforeseen circumstances or 2 Legislative Assembly - Republic of EL SALVADOR index legislative force majeure qualified by the directive Board of the Fund, new contribution may be granted to the affected family.
They may be beneficiaries of the contribution for housing, family groups or women, when they are only responsible for the home, applying to receive it for lack of an adequate housing solution with sufficient income to get it; in the case of the women referred to earlier, these will be entitled to preferential treatment in terms of the formal requirements to access this benefit.
In case of approval of the contribution the only beneficiaries of the property will be the children of the woman who made the request.
Contributions to housing may only grant beneficiaries evidencing ownership over the land for housing or that the proceeds of the contribution or other donations from national or foreign bodies, will complement the resources necessary for its acquisition.
"The special contributions referred to in article 36, clause (c), may only be used to benefit their own affiliates or contributors of the institution which perform such contributions."
Article 2.-this Decree shall enter into force eight days after its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador, eleven days after the month of may of the year two thousand and seventeen.
GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, PRESIDENT.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, EUGENIO DONATO VAQUERANO RIVAS, FIRST VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, RODRIGO AVILA AVILÉS, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
SANTIAGO FLORES ALFARO, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
WILLIAM FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, RENE ALFREDO PORTILLO BLOCK, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, REYNALDO ANTONIO LÓPEZ CARDOZA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
JACKELINE NOEMI RIVERA AVALOS, SILVIA ESTELA OSTORGA ESCOBAR, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARIAT.
RIGOBERTO MANUEL SOTO LAZO, JOSE SERAFIN ORANTES RODRÍGUEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
3 Legislative Assembly - Republic of EL SALVADOR index legislative House presidential: San Salvador, to the twenty-second day of may of the year two thousand and seventeen.
Publish, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic.
Gerson Martínez, Minister of public works, transport and housing and urban development.
D. O. N ° 95 volume no. 415 date: May 25, 2017 GM/geg 13-06B2017