Reform Is The Law Of The Police Career

Original Language Title: Refórmase la LEY DE LA CARRERA POLICIAL

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LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY-REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR ____________________________________________________________________

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DECREE NO 257

THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR,

CONSIDERING:

I.-That in accordance with the provisions of Art. 3 of the Constitution, all persons are equal before the Law, for the enjoyment of civil rights, restrictions that are based on differences cannot be established.

II.-That Arts 32 and 36 of the Constitution establish that the family is the fundamental basis of society and will have the protection of the State, who will dictate the necessary legislation and will create the appropriate agencies and services for their integration, welfare and social, cultural and economic development.

III. On 14 March 2013, published in the Official Journal No 71, Volume N ° 399 of 19 April 2013, Art. 9 of the Law on the Assuetuses, Vacations and Licensing of Public Employees was reformed, granting a Paternity License to all public employees.

IV.-That the operating personnel of the National Civil Police do not apply the The Law of Asuetuses, Vacations and License of Public Employees, as they are governed by the Law of the Police Race; therefore, they do not apply for the enjoyment of the paternity leave and it is humanitarian and equal duty to include them in the enjoyment of law, This helps to integrate the family and strengthen the family unit.

V.-That for the reasons outlined above, it becomes necessary to reform the Law of the Police Race, establishing a three-day license, in case of birth or adoption, in favor of the parent.

BY TANTO,

in use of its Constitutional faculties and The initiative of the Deputies Rodolfo Antonio Parker Soto and Martir Arnoldo Marin Villanueva, and with the support of the Deputies José Antonio Almendariz Rivas, Reynaldo Antonio López Cardoza, Mario Antonio Ponce López, Rosa Armida Barrera, José Alfredo Miron Ruiz, Norman Noel Quijano González, Ana Vilma Albanez de Escoa, Rene Alfredo Portillo Cuadra, Ana Maria Margarita Escobar Lopez, Ernesto Luis Muyshondt Garcia Prieto, John Tennant Wright Sol, Marta Evelyn Batres Araujo, Patricia Elena Valdivieso Gallardo, Mauricio Ernesto Vargas Valdez, Mario Marroquín Mejia, Carmen Elena Calderón Sol de Echelon, Jose Javier Palomo Nieto, Jose Edgar Escolan Batse, Lucia del Carmen Ayala de Leon, Rodrigo Avila Aviles, Juan Alberto Valiente Alvarez, Ricardo Andres Velasquez Parker, Manuel Orlando Cabrera Candray, Mauricio Roberto Linares Ramirez, Jorge Alberto Escobar Bernal, Bonner Francisco Jimenez Belloso, Valentin Aristides Corpeno, Julio Cesar Fabian Perez, Alberto Armando Romero Rodriguez, Vilma Carolina Rodriguez Davila, Ricardo Ernesto Godoy Penate, Vicente Hernandez Gomez, Donato Eugenio Vaquerano Rivas, Carlos Armando Reyes Ramos, Rolando Alvarenga Argueta, Francisco Jose Rivera Chacon, Marcos Francisco Salazar Umana, Lisseth Arely Palma Figueroa and Ana Maria Gertrudis Ortiz Lemus.

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DECCRETA, the following:

LAW ENFORCEMENT REFORM.

Art. 1.-Add a paragraph to Art. 103, as follows:

" A license shall be granted for three working days with pay, to the police personnel in the case of paternity by birth or adoption, which shall be granted to their election from the day of the birth, continuously or distributed within the first fifteen days from the date of birth. In the case of adoptive parents, the time limit shall be counted from the date on which the respective adoption judgment is signed. For the enjoyment of this license, the Certificate of Birth or the Judgment of Adoption must be presented, as the case may be. "

Art. 2.-This Decree shall enter into force eight days after its publication in the Official Journal.

GIVEN IN THE BLUE HALL OF THE LEGISLATIVE PALACE: San Salvador, at the twenty-eight day of the month of January of the year two thousand sixteen.

LORENA GUADALUPE PEÑA MENDOZA, PRESIDENT.

GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, ANA VILMA ALMASEZ DE ESCOBAR, FIRST VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE-PRESIDENT.

JOSÉ SERAFIN ORANTES RODRÍGUEZ, NORMAN NOEL QUIJANO GONZÁLEZ, THIRD VICE-PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE-PRESIDENT.

SANTIAGO FLORES ALFARO, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.

GUILLERMO FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, DAVID ERNESTO REYES MOLINA, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.

MARIO ALBERTO TENORIO GUERRERO, REYNALDO ANTONIO LÓPEZ CARDOZA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.

JACKELINE NOEMI RIVERA AVALOS, JORGE ALBERTO ESCOBAR BERNAL, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.

ABILIO ORESTES RODRÍGUEZ MENJÍVAR, JOSÉ FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.

PRESIDENTIAL HOUSE: San Salvador, ten days into the month of February of the year two thousand sixteen.

PUBLIC,

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Salvador Sánchez Cerén, President of the Republic.

Mauricio Ernesto Ramírez Landaverde, Minister of Justice and Public Security.

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