Reformed Article 142, Paragraph 2 ° Of The Electoral Code.

Original Language Title: REFÓRMASE EL ART. 142, INCISO 2° DEL CÓDIGO ELECTORAL.

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1. Decree No. 840 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-which according to the Legislative Decree N ° 413 of the 3 July 2013, published in official journal N ° 138, take N ° 400, on July 26, 2013; the current Electoral Code was issued.
II.-that the code Electoral in its article 142 sets a same date of closing for the presentation of candidates for deputies or members to the Parliament Central American, to the Assembly legislative and them councils municipal.
III. that is necessary to advance the closing date for nominations for members or deputies to the Central American Parliament to facilitate logistics and organization by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and initiative of the MEP Lorena Peña Mendoza.
DECREED the following reform to the code ELECTORAL Art.1.-reform is the subsection second of the article 142 of the code Electoral of the following form: "the period of registration is close for them nominations of President or President and Vice President or Vice President, ninety days before the date designated for them elections, for them nominations of members and deputies to the Parliament Central American seventy and five days before the date designated for them elections" , and for the candidacies of members and deputies to the Legislative Assembly and municipal councils, fifty days before the date for the elections. In both cases, you will have until midnight on the last day, but if this is not a business day, will be counted until the last hour of the following working day."
Art.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, at thirty-one days of October of two thousand fourteen.
OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.

2 HENRY ALBERTO LUIS VALDEZ SOTO, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
CARLOS ARMANDO REYES RAMOS, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
WILLIAM FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, MANUEL VICENTE MENJIVAR ESQUIVEL, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
SANDRA MARLENE SALGADO GARCÍA, JOSÉ RAFAEL MACHUCA ZELAYA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
IRMA LOURDES PALACES VASQUEZ, ERNESTO ANTONIO ANGLE MILE, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.
FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, JOSE SERAFIN RODRIGUEZ ORANTES, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, on the tenth day of the month of November in the year two thousand fourteen.
PUBLISHED, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, President of the Republic.
Ramon Aristides Valencia Arana, Minister of the Interior and Territorial Development.
D. o. No. 209 vol. No. 405 date: 10 November 2014 FN/adar 10-12-2014 legislative index