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1. Decree No. 386, the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR: I.-that breastfeeding is a fundamental right of children, according to international conventions and national law of Integral Protection of childhood and adolescence - LEPINA - and the law of promotion, protection and support for breastfeeding, that urge us to take provisions and measures necessary to enforce this right and , for all the girls and children in the country without distinction.
II.-that it breastfeeding maternal form part fundamental of the right to it power and to it security food nutritional, conferring protection to the childhood, to the mother, to the family and to the society, as well as welfare and a best quality of life; and that the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding, are effective measures for the reduction of child morbidity and mortality.
III.-that the human milk banks and collection centers, are a strategy of promoting breastfeeding and rating of neonatal care, in terms of food and nutritional security, focused on the fulfilment of the objectives of sustainable development - ODS.
IV. awareness in favour of the donation of human milk at the national level, contributing to ensuring their availability, so there is an ongoing campaign of social mobilization in Latin America, the Caribbean and the Iberian Peninsula, in favour of the promotion of the "world day of donation of milk human".
V.-that in the frame of it adoption of it letter of Brasilia 2010, is agreed, in the point 8: "instituting the day 19 of mayo as date commemorative for the day world of the donation of milk human, recognizing the first letter of Brasilia that was signed the 19 of mayo of 2005, as frame historical and stone fundamental in the creation of the network of banks of milk human of them countries signatory" so it is from declaring the nineteenth of may of each year as "National day of the donation of milk human".
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and at the initiative of the deputies and members: Norman Noel Quijano González, Guillermo Francisco Mata Bennett, Mario Alberto Tenorio Guerrero, Reynaldo Antonio López Cardoza, Manuel Orlando Cabrera Candray, Juan Carlos Mendoza Portillo, Zoila Beatriz Quijada Solís and Queen Guadalupe Villalta.
2 DECREES: Article 1.-declared the nineteenth of may each year "national day of donation of human milk".
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, nineteen days after the month of may of the year two thousand and sixteen.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PEÑA MENDOZA, PRESIDENT.
GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, ANA VILMA ALBANEZ DE ESCOBAR, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE SERAFIN ORANTES RODRIGUEZ, NORMAN NOEL QUIJANO GONZÁLEZ, THIRD VICE-PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
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, JOSÉ FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, eight days after the month of June of the year two thousand and sixteen.
PUBLISHED, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic.
3 ana Deysi Villalobos Membreño, Deputy Minister of the Interior and Territorial Development, in charge of the firm.
D. O. N ° 106 volume N ° 411 date: 8 of June 2016 SP/geg 04/07/2016 legislative index
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