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1. Decree No. 718, 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. who 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 QUEZALTEPEQUE - SAN JUAN OPICO with reference no. 0512-0515, which is taken as the basis for the content of the present Decree and is 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 Quezaltepeque and San Juan Opico both of the Department of La Libertad, the following: the outline of the Municipal boundary is formed by three routes. The first way consists of three sections, determined by four points, numbered from one to four, for boundaries of parcels; the second path consists of two sections, determined by three numbered points from four to six, by means of terrestrial communication; the third path made up of four sections, determined by five numbered points of six to ten, by boundaries of parcels.

2 point home trifinio. Is located in the intercept between the extension of the boundary of property that divided plots thousand one hundred fifty-eight, sector zero five fifteen-hundred three, sector 19 R zero five twelve R zero nine, with the central axis of the rio Sucio, this being the point number one, at the same time trifinio for the municipalities of San Matías Quezaltepeque and San Juan Opico, all of the Department of La Libertad. Its coordinates are length, meters and four hundred sixty-four thousand eight hundred and forty-two point eighty-seven; Same latitude, three hundred three thousand four point ninety-nine meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of San Matias, plot five hundred one, sector zero five sixteen seven zero R; for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, plot three hundred, sector zero five twelve nine zero R and the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot thousand one hundred fifty-eight, sector zero five fifteen nineteen R.

Route one section one, point number one to point number two. Heading Southeast, in winding line, boundaries of parcels, up to thousand two hundred seventy-nine of the sector plot Southeast cornerback zero five fifteen nineteen R, where the point number two, with an approximate distance of two thousand eight hundred seventy-five point thirteen meters is located. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and four thousand nine hundred and thirty-four point ninety and eight meters; Same latitude, three hundred thousand nine hundred thirty point fourteen meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, plot three hundred (hacienda San Lorenzo), sector zero five twelve R zero nine and three hundred plot (East part), sector zero five twelve twelve R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico plots one thousand one hundred and fifty-eight thousand one hundred and sixty, one thousand one hundred and thirty-nine, thousand one hundred and forty, thousand one hundred and forty one, thousand one hundred and sixty-two, thousand one hundred and sixty-three, thousand one hundred and sixty-four, one thousand one hundred sixty-five thousand two hundred eighty one thousand two hundred and eighty and one, one thousand two hundred and eighty-two one thousand two hundred and eighty-three thousand two hundred and sixty-six, one thousand two hundred and eighty-four, one thousand two hundred and eighty-five, one thousand two hundred and sixty-three, one thousand two hundred and sixty-four thousand two hundred seventy and nine, all sector zero five fifteen nineteen R.

Section two, number two to the point number three spot. Heading south forty-three, fifty-two minutes, forty-two point ninety -seven seconds East, crossing the portion of igneous rocks derived from the eruption of the volcano of San Salvador or Quezaltepec, known as "Old Lava", to intercept the two plot, sector Northeast cornerback zero five twelve twelve R, where the point number three is located with a distance approximately eight hundred and fifty-three point zero four meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and five thousand five hundred and twenty-six point twenty-five meters; Same latitude, three hundred thousand three hundred fifteen point twenty-five meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, three hundred plot (part East of the place known as old Lava), sector zero five twelve twelve, to the municipality of San Juan Opico R, plot three hundred (part West of the place known as old Lava), sector zero five twelve twelve R.

Section three, number three at the point number four spot. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the central axis of the old street that leads from the city of Quezaltepeque, to the deflected of San Juan Opico, where is located the point number four, with a distance of six hundred eighteen point sixty-eight meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty-five thousand seven hundred and eighteen point sixty and one meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety and nine thousand seven hundred thirty-one point thirty-nine meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, three hundred plot (part East of the place known as old Lava), sector zero five twelve twelve R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot two, sector zero five twelve twelve R.

3 two way stretch one point number four to number five spot. Heading southwest, sinuous line, by the central axis of the old street which leads from the city of Quezaltepeque to diversion of San Juan Ópico, to intercept the central axis of the railway line, where is located the point number five, with a distance of about one thousand three hundred forty-four point zero three meters. Its coordinates are equal length, four hundred sixty and five thousand one hundred and seventy and one point sixty-one meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety and eight thousand six hundred and twenty-seven point twenty-five meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, plots one hundred and twenty-four, thirteen hundred, sixteen hundred, fifteen hundred, six hundred, nine hundred, hundred and twenty-seven, hundred and eleven, hundred seven, hundred and twelve, one thousand five hundred and ninety-four, one thousand five hundred and ninety-three, hundred and forty-two, hundred and forty and one, hundred and thirty-two, eight hundred, one hundred thirty-eight, thirty hundred and one one hundred thirty and one hundred thirty-six; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plots two, three, one, and one hundred three, all sector zero five twelve twelve R, five hundred and twenty-three plot (Autódromo El Jabalí), sector zero five fifteen twenty R.

Section two, point number five to number six spot. Heading southwest, in a straight line through the central axis of the railway line, to intercept the prolongation of the North West of the four hundred and two plot, the sector boundary zero five twelve twelve R, where the point number six, with a distance of one hundred twenty-seven point ninety-four meters is located. Its coordinates are length, meters and four hundred sixty five thousand and sixty-two point 39; Same latitude, two hundred ninety-eight thousand five hundred sixty point sixty and two meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, plot fifty thousand thirty-two, sector zero five twelve twelve R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, five hundred and twenty-three plot (Autódromo El Jabalí), sector zero five fifteen twenty R.

Journey three

Section one, point number six to number seven spot. Heading Southeast, in broken line, by boundaries of plots of land, to the southeast corner of the plot intercept five hundred twenty, sector zero five twelve twelve R, where the point number 7, with an approximate distance of two thousand eight hundred and sixty-five point forty-six meters is located. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and six thousand two hundred five point eighty meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety-seven thousand six hundred and eighty-five point fifty-seven. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, plots two hundred, four hundred, four hundred seven, four hundred six, four hundred five, four hundred nine, four hundred eleven, four hundred fourteen, four hundred and forty-four, four hundred fifteen, four hundred and forty-six, four hundred and forty-seven, four hundred and forty-eight, five hundred thirteen, four hundred and fifty and one, four hundred and forty-three, four hundred and fifty, four hundred and fifty-two, five hundred and twenty-seven five hundred twenty-one, five hundred twenty-five, eight hundred twenty-six and five-hundred twenty, all sector zero five twelve twelve R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot four hundred eleven (part West of the portion of igneous rocks derived from the eruption of the volcano of San Salvador or Quezaltepec, called "New Lava" forest reserve), sector zero five fifteen twenty one R.

Section two, point number seven to number eight spot. Heading south twenty-three degrees, fifty minutes, forty-eight point eighty-two seconds East to intercept the central axis of the street Plan of the pit leading to the canton and Caserío El Matazano, where is located the point number eight, with approximately one thousand seven hundred and fifty-three point ninety-four meters.

4. your coordinates are length, four hundred sixty-six thousand nine hundred and fourteen point ninety and one meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety -six thousand eighty-one point thirty-six meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, four hundred eleven plot (part East of the portion of igneous rocks derived from the eruption of the volcano of San Salvador or Quezaltepec, called "New Lava" forest reserve), sector zero five fifteen twenty one R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot four hundred eleven (part West of the portion of igneous rocks derived from the eruption of the volcano of San Salvador or Quezaltepec, called "New Lava" forest reserve), sector zero five fifteen twenty one R.

Section three, number eight to the point number nine spot. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by boundaries of parcels; to find the edge of the crater of the volcano of San Salvador, known as El Boquerón, where is located the point number nine. With a distance of five thousand three hundred seventy-six point zero four meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and nine thousand two hundred and sixty-five point forty and two meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety one thousand four hundred and six point 58 metres. Their surrounding are, for the municipality of Quezaltepeque, four plot of sector zero five twelve fourteen R, twelve plots, and one both sector zero five twelve fifteen R, plots one hundred and sixty-five, one hundred and sixty-four, hundred and fifty and one hundred and fifty-two, two hundred thirty and two hundred fifteen, all sector zero five twelve sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, four hundred eighteen, four hundred nineteen, four hundred sixteen, all plots of sector zero five fifteen R twenty-one, plots and eighty-six, eighty-five, eighty-four, eighty-three, nine hundred twenty-five and two hundred ninety-three, all of the sector zero five fifteen twenty-three R.

Section four, number nine to number ten point spot. Heading south fifteen degrees, three minutes, forty-eight zero point three seconds West, above the crater of the volcano of San Salvador, known as El Boquerón; until you get to the part down the center of the crater, where the point number ten is located. With a distance of seven hundred and ninety-six point twenty-nine meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred sixty and nine thousand and fifty-eight point forty and eight meters; Same latitude, two hundred ninety thousand six hundred and thirty-seven point sixty-five metres. Its adjoining are the crater of the volcano El Boquerón for both municipalities.

Common point of arrival. Is what is described as the point number ten, is located in the lower part of the center of the crater of the volcano of San Salvador known as El Boqueron, at the same time is common point for the municipalities of Colon, San Juan Opico, Quezaltepeque, Santa Tecla, all of the Department of La Libertad and Nejapa, San Salvador Department.

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 the twentieth day of June of the year two thousand fourteen.

5 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.

IRMA PALACIOS 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, to day two 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. OR. No. 125 volume no. 404 date: July 8, 2014.

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