Budget Law Reformed, In Part That Apply To National Bureau Of Drugs By $ 580,505.00.

Original Language Title: REFÓRMASE LA LEY DE PRESUPUESTO, EN LA PARTE QUE CORRESPONDE A LA DIRECCIÓN NACIONAL DE MEDICAMENTOS, POR $580,505.00.

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LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY-REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR ____________________________________________________________________

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DECREE NO 743

THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR,

CONSIDERING:

I.-That in accordance with the provisions of Art. 6 of the Law on Medicines, the National Directorate of Medicines has within its powers and duties, to ensure compliance with the required Law, which has in order to ensure the institutionalisation of ensuring accessibility, registration, quality, availability, efficiency and safety of medicinal products and cosmetic products for the population and to provide the best price for the public and private user, as well as their rational use.

II.-Article 38 of the Law, states that the National Directorate of Medicines will have a Quality Control Laboratory, which will have within its powers, perform analysis of quality, identity, purity and potency to the drugs and other products of its competence, to verify the quality of drugs marketed in the national market.

III. In order to effectively comply with the privileges indicated above, the National Directorate of Medicines requires conditioning and equipping the said Laboratory, under international standards of quality, activity that is expected to be achieved by means of the Project Code 6170 "Conditioning and Equipment of the Microbiology Area of the Quality Control Laboratory of the National Directorate of Medicines, Santa Tecla, Department of Freedom."

IV.-That the Project referred to in the previous recital, is not included in the Law of Budget, approved by Legislative Decree No. 522, dated October 31, 2013, published in the Official Journal No. 225, Volume 2 December of the same year, due to the fact that during the process of budgetary formulation 2014 its incorporation was not possible, because it was not recorded in the Annual Program of Public Investment on that occasion.

V.-That currently the Project in the reference has complied with the relevant legal requirements, having been incorporated into the abovementioned Annual Public Investment Program with the Investment Code 6170 and with an amount of FIVE HUNDRED AND EIGHTY THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FIVE DOLLARS FROM THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (US$ 580,505.00).

VI.-That in order to make its corresponding execution by the National Directorate of Medicines, it is necessary to create a new allocation of resources in its respective Special Budget, which is why it is necessary reform the Budget Law, in the part of the expenditure concerning that institution.

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BY TANTO,

in use of its Constitutional powers and on the initiative of the President of the Republic, through the Minister of Finance.

DECCRETA:

Art. 1.-In the current Budget Law, Section B-Special Budgets, B. 1-Non-Business Decentralized Institutions, in the part corresponding to the National Directorate of Medicines, literal C. Allocation of Resources, the following modifications:

A) In numerals 3. Relationship Purposes to Assigned Resources, 4. Budget Allocation by Group, Source of Financing and Economic Destination, is created and incorporates the Budget Unit 03 Development of Institutional Investment and the Line of Work 01 Conditioning and Equipment of the Area The Quality Control Laboratory Microbiology, which is then noted, with the amount of $580,505.00, according to the following detail:

3. Relationship Purposes to Assigned Resources

Budget Unit and Purpose Cost Job Line

03 Institutional Investment Development

01 Conditioning and Equipment of the Area of

Microbiology of the Quality Control Laboratory. Ensure the quality of pharmaceutical products that are marketed in the country.

580,505

580,505

Total 580,505

4. Budget Allocation by Pool, Financing Source, and Economic Destination

Budget Unit and Budget Encryption

Working Line 61

Investments in Fixed Assets

Capital Expenses

03Development of Institutional Investment

2014-3236-3-03-01-22-2 Own Resources and Equipment of the Microbiology Area of the Quality Control Laboratory.

580,505

580,505

580,505

580,505

Total 580,505 580,505

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B) Enter the numeral 5. List of Public Investment Projects, with the amount of $580,505.00, and Project Code 6170, as well:

5. List of Public Investment Projects

Project Code Funding Source

Physical Meta

Geographical Location

End Date

Project Monto

6170

03 Investment Development Institutional

01 Conditioning and Equipment of the A area of Microbiology of the Laboratory of Quality Control

Conditioning and Equipment of the Microbiology Area of the Quality Control Laboratory of the National Directorate Drug, Santa Tecla, Department of Freedom.

Own Resources 100% Department of Freedom

Dec/2014 580,505

Total 580,505

C) The resources entered in this Legislative Decree amounting to FIVE HUNDRED AND EIGHTY THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FIVE DOLLARS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (US$ 580,505.00), will be taken from the Budget Unit 02 Authorization, Registration and Control of Medicines, Line of Work 01 Regulation and Inspection, Rubro 54 Procurement of Goods and Services for $480,505.00, Code 2014-3236-3-02-01-21-2 Resources Own and Rubro 61 Investments in Fixed Assets for $100,000.00, Code 2014-3236-3-02-01-22-2 Own Resources.

Art. 2.-This Decree shall enter into force from the day of its publication in the Official Journal.

GIVEN IN THE BLUE HALL OF THE LEGISLATIVE PALACE: San Salvador, at the sixteen days of July of the year two thousand fourteen.

OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.

ENRIQUE ALBERTO LUIS VALDEZ SOTO, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, FIRST VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE-PRESIDENT.

JOSÉ FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, LORENA GUADALUPE PEÑA MENDOZA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE-PRESIDENT.

CARLOS ARMANDO REYES RAMOS, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.

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GUILLERMO FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, MANUEL VICENTE MENJÍVAR ESQUIVEL, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.

SANDRA MARLENE SALGADO GARCÍA, JOSÉ RAFAEL MACHUCA ZELAYA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.

IRMA LOURDES PALACIOS VÁSQUEZ, ERNESTO ANTONIO ANGULO MILLA, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.

FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, JOSE SERAFIN ORANTES RODRIGUEZ, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.

CASA PRESIDENTIAL: San Salvador, at the twenty-three days of July of the year two thousand fourteen.

PUBESQUIESE,

Salvador Sánchez Cerén, President of the Republic.

Juan Ramón Carlos Enrique Cáceres Chávez Minister of Hacienda.

D. O. No. 137 Took No. 404 Date: July 24, 2014

SV/ngcl 2-9-2014

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