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1 Decree N ° 402 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that through Legislative Decree N ° 644, dated March 11, 2011, published in the official journal N ° 143, Tome N ° 392, July 29 of the same year, was issued the law of land use and Territorial Development, in order to develop the constitutional principles relating to land use and territorial development as well as establish the provisions governing land use and territorial development processes and enumerate the guiding principles of the public administration and municipal, among other objectives.
II.-that different circumstances since the entry into force of the Act, has not created the institutional organization for the management and Territorial Development which requires the regulatory body by agencies, national, departmental and local integration; What is necessary for the full applicability of the same.
III.-that the full applicability of the law of land use and Territorial Development and in virtue had not been possible to date, having a budgetary allocation in the General budget of the State as envisaged in the aforementioned law, has not been possible also the implementation of the system of planning the Ordenamiento Territorial involving the creation of technical instruments , in each of the areas defined in the Act and which enjoy a large complex in its creation and development level.
IV.-which according to the foregoing and to such regulations, within the institutional organization for land use and Territorial Development are mandates the creation of the National Council of planning and Territorial Development, as the governing body of the municipal and public administration in matters related to the management and Territorial Development, who is among others the elaboration and adoption of National Territorial Development and management instruments , such as the national planning and Territorial Development, Policy Plan national land use and Territorial Development, the S information national national system, among other instruments and to date have not been formally.
V-the regulations for the implementation of the law of land use and Territorial Development, approved by Decree Executive No. 59, dated May 13, 2015, published in the official journal N ° 89, volume N ° 407, dated May 19, 2015, what has prevented also have a legal instrument that will regulate the application and development of the aforementioned law since its entry into force.
2 VI. one of the principles set out in paragraph 16 of article 5 of the Act of ordering and Territorial Development, is the gradual, understood as a process that must be implement gradually the public and municipal administration, taking into account local realities, institutional capacities and the purposes of sustainability with the needs of the population.
VII.-that the article 100 of the Act's land use and Territorial Development in items 1 ° and 2 °, establishes that the municipalities will proceed to the preparation and approval of plans of urban and Rural development or layout of urban development in the period of five years and the plans that they may be legally in force at the time of the entry into force of the law must adapt to its content within two years.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and at the initiative of the deputies Norman Noel Quijano González, Mario Antonio Ponce López, Ricardo Ernesto Godoy Peñate, Gustavo Danilo Acosta Martínez, Carlos Alberto Palma Zaldaña, José Mario Mirasol crystals and with the support of the Deputy Mártir Arnoldo Marín Villanueva.
DECREES the present: available to TRANSIENT to the Act of ordering and development TERRITORIAL article 1.-However the improrrogabilidad and maximum term laid down in article 100 of the Act's land use and Territorial Development; It extended for a period of five years from the entry into force of the present Decree, the provisions of article 100 items 1 ° and 2 ° of the law of land use and Territorial Development, issued by Legislative Decree N ° 644, dated March 11, 2011, published in the official journal N ° 143, take N ° 392, July 29 of the same year.
Article 2.-this Decree shall enter into force the day of its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador, to the nine days of the month of June of the year two thousand and sixteen.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, PRESIDENT.
GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, ANA VILMA ALBANEZ DE ESCOBAR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE SERAFIN RODRIGUEZ ORANTES, NORMAN NOEL QUIJANO GONZÁLEZ, THIRD VICE-PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
3 SANTIAGO FLORES ALFARO, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
WILLIAM FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, DAVID ERNESTO REYES MOLINA, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
MARIO ALBERTO TENORIO GUERRERO, REYNALDO ANTONIO LOPEZ CARDOZA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
JACKELINE NOEMI RIVERA AVALOS, JORGE ALBERTO ESCOBAR BERNAL, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.
ABILIO ORESTES RODRIGUEZ MENJIVAR, JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, to the twenty-second day of June of the year two thousand and sixteen.
PUBLISHED, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic.
Ramon Aristides Valencia Arana, Minister of the Interior and Territorial Development.
D. O. N ° 115 volume N ° 411 date: June 22, 2016 GM/geg 13-07-2016 legislative index
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