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1. Decree No. 740, the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR: I.-that the existing delineation between the municipalities that comprise the Department of La Libertad, does not conform to the present development of registry technology and territorial measurement; as to the existing circumstances of social and economic development of the country.

II.-that the registry technology and models currently available photogrammetric by national records center; It is possible to carry out a delimitation and precise demarcation of those limits.

III.-that has developed a process of dialogue between the municipalities involved with the assistance of the National Center of records and the geographical Institute of the national cadastre, reaching in this way to the drafting and signing of the Act limit Municipal SAN MATÍAS - SAN PABLO TACACHICO with reference no. 0516 - 0517, which is taken as the basis for the content of this Decree and attached as an integral part of it.

IV.-that the Municipal Code in its article 23 establishes that it is Faculty of the Legislative Assembly to enact the definition of the territorial limits.

V pursuant to Art. 131 ordinal 5 ° of the Constitution is competition of this prime organ of the State Decree, authentically interpreted, reform and repeal secondary laws.

Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and on the initiative of the deputies Carlos Cortéz Hernández, Nery Arely Díaz de Rivera, Mildred Guadalupe Machado, Rafael Tobar Morán, Mario Eduardo Valiente Ortiz and Guadalupe Antonio Vásquez Martínez and former Deputy Erik Mira Bonilla.

DECREES: Article 1.-is established as the boundary between the municipalities of San Matías and San Pablo Tacachico both of the Department of La Libertad, the following: the outline of the municipal boundary is composed of five journeys. The first way consists of two sections, determined by three points, numbered from one to three, by boundaries of parcels; the second journey, consisting of two portions, determined by three points, numbered three to five, by means of terrestrial communication; the third path consisting of a single section, determined by two points, numbered from five to six, by boundaries of parcels; the fourth way, formed of a single section, determined by two points, numbered from six to seven, by way of land communication; the fifth and last trip, consisting of two sections, as determined by three points, numbered from seven to nine, by 2 boundaries of parcels.

Point home trifinio. It is defined on top of the cerro Las Anonas, specifically in northwest corner of the thirteen plot, sector zero five sixteen R zero three, being at the same time mojon trifinio for the municipalities of San Pablo Tacachico, San Matías and San Juan Opico, all belonging to the Department of La Libertad. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty-six thousand six-fifteen-point meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand eight hundred and six point ninety-four meters. Their surrounding are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, nine plot, sector zero five seventeen fourteen R; for the municipality of San Matias, plot 13, sector zero five sixteen three zero R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot four hundred one, sector zero five fifteen R zero three.

Route one section one, point number one to point number two. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the centerpiece of the neighborhood street, connecting the canton and Hamlet the Anonas with the subdivision (Varilla) ecosystems, place where lies the point number two, with a distance of one hundred and fifty-nine point twenty meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and six thousand hundred and ten point twenty-nine meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand six hundred and eighty-seven point eighty meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, nine plots, zero sector five seventeen R 14, thirty-one, sector zero five sixteen three zero R; for the municipality of San Matias, plot 13, sector zero five sixteen R zero three.

Section two, number two to the point number three spot. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the central axis of the road that connects the new mill canton canton and Caserío Las Anonas, where is located the point number three, with a distance of four hundred and twenty-seven point thirty meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and six thousand three hundred and fifty-seven point thirty and two meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand three hundred and sixty-two point zero nine meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, thirty and one and thirty-four plots, both sector zero five sixteen three zero R; for the municipality of San Matias, plot thirty-two, thirty-three and twenty-five, all sector zero five sixteen R zero three.

Route two section one, number three at the point number four spot. Heading southwest, sinuous line, along the central street which leads to the hamlet of San Pedro Las Flores, to intercept the central axis of ancient street that connects the Las Anonas cantons with San Pedro Las Flores, where is located the point number four, with a distance of forty-six point ninety -seven meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and six thousand three hundred and forty-two point twenty-nine meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand three hundred nineteen point seventy-eight meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, four and fifty-three plots, both sector zero five sixteen three zero R; for the municipality of San Matias, plots twenty-five, fifty-four and five hundred seven, all sector zero five sixteen R zero three.

Section two, number four to number five point point. Heading Southeast, in broken line, by the central axis of the old street that connects the Las Anonas cantons with San Pedro flowers up to 3 intercept the extension of the boundary of property that divided plots three hundred twenty-nine with the three hundred thirty-four, both from the sector zero five sixteen R zero one, with a distance of two thousand three hundred seventeen point forty-seven meters. Its coordinates are length, meters four hundred sixty-eight thousand four hundred and sixty-five point ninety-seven; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand eighty-eight point seventy-three meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, parcels four and five, both sector zero five sixteen three zero R, plots seventy-seven, fifty hundred and seventy-six and eight, all sector zero five seventeen fourteen R, plot three hundred twenty-nine, sector zero five sixteen R zero one; for the municipality of San Matias, plot twenty-three and fifty-one, both from the sector zero five sixteen three zero R, plots one hundred and fifty-nine, three, two, fifty-one, fifty-two, fifty-three, fifty-four, all sector zero five sixteen R zero two.

Route three unique stretch, from number five to number six point point. Heading northeast, in broken line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the central axis of the road to canton and Caserío San Pedro Las Flores leads to the S ITE San Agustin, where is located the point number six, with a distance of seven hundred ninety-one point seventy-three meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and eight thousand six hundred and fifty-six point forty meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand three hundred eighty point seventy-three meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, three hundred twenty-nine and three hundred twenty-seven plots, both sector zero five sixteen R zero one; for the municipality of San Matias, plots the sector three hundred thirty-four, three hundred twenty-three, three hundred twenty-four, all zero five sixteen R zero one.

Way four single stretch, from number six to number seven point point. Heading north, in a straight line, the central axis of the road to canton and Caserío San Pedro Las Flores leads to the site by St. Augustine, to intercept the boundary of property that divided plots three hundred eighteen and the three hundred twenty-two, both from the sector zero five one sixteen zero R, where the point number seven is located with a distance approximately two hundred eight fourteen point meters. Its coordinates are equal length, four hundred sixty and eight thousand six hundred sixty and one point forty-two meters; Same latitude, three hundred thirteen thousand five hundred and eighty-six point fourteen meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, three hundred and twenty-seven plot, sector zero five sixteen R zero one; for the municipality of San Matias, plots and six hundred seventy-four, six hundred ninety and five and three hundred twenty-two, all of the sector zero five sixteen R zero one.

Route 5

Section one, point number seven to number eight spot. Heading northeast, broken by boundaries of parcels online, to intercept the centerpiece of the neighborhood street that William Fuentes community, leads to the hamlet El Rancho, where is located the point number eight, with a distance of two thousand five hundred seventy-six point forty-three meters. Its coordinates are equal length, four hundred seventy thousand two hundred ninety and one point twenty-eight meters; Same latitude, three hundred fifteen thousand five point eighty-three meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, plots three hundred eighteen, thirty-five, thirty-four and twenty-six, all sector zero five sixteen R zero one, plot two (Hacienda Justina), sector zero five seventeen nine zero R;

4 for the municipality of San Matias, three hundred twenty-two, one hundred and forty-one pitches, and one hundred fifty, all of the sector zero five sixteen R zero one.

Section two, point number eight to number nine spot. Heading Southeast, in broken line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the central axis of the rio Sucio, where is located the point number nine, with a distance of one thousand twenty-three point zero nine meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred seventy-one thousand two hundred fourteen point eighty and nine metres; Same latitude, three hundred fourteen thousand six hundred and ninety-three point zero four meters. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, three hundred forty and six and three hundred forty-seven plots (Hacienda Huisilapa), both from the sector zero five nine seventeen R zero; for the municipality of San Matias, six hundred eighty plot (Hacienda Ranch burned), sector zero five sixteen R zero one.

Trifinio arrival point. It is described as point number nine, which at the same time is identified as trifinio point for the municipalities of San Matías and San Pablo Tacachico, both of the Department of La Libertad and El Paisnal, of the Department of San Salvador. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Matias, six hundred eighty plot, sector zero five sixteen R zero one; for the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, plot three hundred forty-seven, sector zero five seventeen nine zero R and the municipality of El Paisnal, plot fifty to one of sector zero six zero five seventeen R.

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, on sixteenth day of the month of July in the year two thousand fourteen.

OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.

ENRIQUE 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.

5 IRMA LOURDES 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, twenty-three days of the month of July 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. 140 volume no. 404 date: July 29, 2014.

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