Reforming The Special Law To Facilitate The Cancellation Of Debts, Agrarian And Agricultural.

Original Language Title: REFÓRMASE LA LEY ESPECIAL PARA FACILITAR LA CANCELACIÓN DE LAS DEUDAS AGRARIA Y AGROPECUARIA.

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LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY-REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR

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DECREE NO 203

THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR,

CONSIDERING:

I.-That by Legislative Decree No. 263, dated March 23, 1998, published in Official Journal No. 64, Volume No. 339 of April 02, 1998,

approved the "Special Law to Facilitate the Cancellation of Deures". Agrarian and Agrarian '.

II.-That by means of Legislative Decree No. 874 dated 27 November 2014, published in the Official Journal No 235, Tomo 405 dated December 16, 2014, Decree No. 263 was reformed, extending its effects until 31 of

December 2015.

III.-That the aforementioned Law since its approval is aimed among others to contribute

to the reactivation of the agricultural sector through the readjustment of the credits to their current value and the establishment of the mechanisms

Commission is also in favour of the Commission's decision to grant aid to the European Investment Bank in the form of a financial instrument for the financing of the European Investment Bank. use of the benefits that this Decree

allows them.

V.-That in order to comply with the objectives of this Decree, it becomes

indispensable to be extended its effects by the deadline of one year, that is, from January 01, 2016 until December 31, 2016.

BY TANTO:

in use of the Constitutional powers, and at the initiative of the Deputy Carlos Alberto García Ruiz

and with the support of the Deputies and Diputados: Guillermo Antonio Gallegos Navarrete, Norman Noel Quijano González, David Ernesto Reyes Molina, Mario Alberto Tenorio Guerrero, Rolando Alvarenga Argueta, Rodrigo Avila Avilés, Marta Evelyn Batres Araujo, Manuel Orlando Cabrera Candray, Silvia Alejandrina

Castro Figueroa, Ana Maria Castro, Ricardo Humberto Contreras Henriquez, Felissa Guadalupe Cristales Miranda, René Alfredo Portillo Cuadra, Carmen Elena Calderón Sol de Escalon, Cesar Rene Florentin Reyes Dheming, Roxana Maricela Duran Hernandez, Julio Cesar Fabian Perez, Noel Orlando Garcia, Jorge

Adalberto Josue Godoy Cardoza, Ricardo Ernesto Godoy Penate, Jesus Grande, Nery Francisco Herrera Pineda, Bonner Francisco Jiménez Belloso, Ana Mercedes Larrave de Ayala, Mauricio Roberto Linares Ramírez, Martir Arnoldo Marin Villanueva, Juan Carlos Mendoza Portillo, Carlos Roberto Menjívar Vanega,

Gerardo Estanislao Menjívar Hernandez, Julio Cesar Miranda Quezada, Jose Mario Mirasol Cristales, Jose Gabriel Murillo Duarte, Ernesto Luis Muyshondt Garcia Prieto, Ana Maria Gertrudis Ortiz Lemus, Lisseth Arely Palma Figueroa, Francisco Jose Rivera Chacon, Vilma Carolina Rodriguez Davila, Alex Rolando Rosales Guevara, Misael Serrano Chavez, Manuel Rigoberto Soto Lazo, Paul of Jesus Urquilla Granado, Patricia

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Elena Valdivieso de Gallardo, Juan Alberto Valiente Alvarez, Mauricio Ernesto Vargas Valdés, Ricardo Andres Velasquez Parker, John Tennant Wright Sol.

DECRETA the following:

REFORM OF THE SPECIAL LAW TO FACILITATE THE CANCELLATION OF AGRARIAN AND AGRICULTURAL DEBTS, ASI:

Article 1.-Reform the first indent of the Article 4, as follows:

Article 4 (1).-System Institutions Financial must subscribe to the institutions

creditors mentioned in this Law, an agreement, that allows to grant to the beneficiaries that request it, of those mentioned in article 2 of the same, and that to the date of validity they have not cancelled due, a loan at 6% annual interest to a term of up to 12 years, within which will be

comprised of a grace period of 2 years, in which there will be no payment of capital and interest of any kind. These loans must be processed and formalized within the period ending on the thirtieth day of December 2016, with the presentation of any

demand for the commencement of natural trials remaining suspended during this period. commercial or civil executive, which implies, as well as, those who are initiated and are at any stage of the civil or commercial executive judicial process, against such debtors.

Article 2.-This Decree shall enter into Eight days after its publication in the Official Journal.

GIVEN IN THE BLUE HALL OF THE LEGISLATIVE PALACE: San Salvador, at the twenty-six days of the month of November of the year two thousand fifteen.

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.

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

ABILIO ORESTES RODRÍGUEZ MENJÍVAR, JOSÉ FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ,

SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.

CASA PRESIDENTIAL: San Salvador, at the sixteen days of December of the year two thousand fifteen.

PUBESLOSE, Salvador Sánchez Cerén,

President of the Republic.

Orestes Fredesman Ortez Andrade, Minister of Agriculture and Livestock.

D. O. N ° 235

Took N ° 409 Date: December 21, 2015

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