Reformed Control Act And Regulation Of Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives And Similar Items.

Original Language Title: REFÓRMASE LA LEY DE CONTROL Y REGULACIÓN DE ARMAS, MUNICIONES, EXPLOSIVOS Y ARTÍCULOS SIMILARES.

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LEGISLATIVE DECREE No. 282 INDEX

THE LEGISLATURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF EL SALVADOR, CONSIDERING
:
I.- control and regulation by the State, in use, manufacture, import, export, trade in firearms, ammunition, explosives and similar articles, emanates from the constitutional mandate under Article 217 of the Constitution of the Republic.
II.- by Legislative Decree No. 655, dated July 1, 1999, published in the Official Gazette No. 139, Volume No. 344 of July 26, 1999, the Act was issued Control and Regulation of Arms of Firearms, Ammunition, Explosives and Related Articles.
III.- after analyzing the law referred to by the previous paragraph, it was found the need to modify the conformation of the Technical Commission of Evaluation and Control Articles Similar to Explosives in the sense that integrate the Commission technical, Ministries and Institutions that have intimate relationship with the work it performs and who have responsibilities in law and in its special regulation.
Consistent IV.- That the act of the Technical Commission, should be established in the law, in a clear way, that coordination shall be the person holding the position of Director of Logistics of the Ministry of National Defense, and its headquarters will be the Ministry of National Defense.
THEREFORE,
in exercise of its constitutional powers and initiative of Deputies: Juan Carlos Mendoza Portillo, Sigifredo Ochoa Perez, Jose Rafael Machuca Zelaya, Ramon Aristides Valencia Arana, Manuel Rigoberto Soto Lazo, Dario Alejandro Argueta Girls, Lorenzo Rivas Echeverria, Jesus Grande Rafael Antonio Jarquín Larios, Ciro Zepeda Alexis Menjivar, Ronald Rubio and Sergio Rivas Benigno Portillo.
DECREES the following:
REFORM ACT OF CONTROL AND REGULATION OF FIREARMS, AMMUNITION, EXPLOSIVES AND SIMILAR ARTICLES
Art.1.- reformed the first paragraph of Art.56, as follows :
"Art. 56. Create the Technical Assessment and Control Similar to Explosives, hereinafter referred articles Technical Commission, which shall consist of a member of the relevant bodies of the following institutions: Ministry of National Defense, Ministry | ||
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LEGISLATIVE INDEX

of Justice and Public Security, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Corporation of Municipalities of the Republic of El Salvador. Its headquarters will be the Ministry of National Defense, and coordination correspond to the Director of Logistics of the Ministry. Its organization and operation, as well as the requirements of its members, will be developed in the Special Regulations. "
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, on the twenty fourth day of January in the year two thousand and thirteen.
OTHON Sigfrido Reyes Morales, president.
ALBERTO ROMERO ARMANDO RODRIGUEZ, GUILLERMO ANTONIO NAVARRETE GALLEGOS, FIRST VICE. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
MERINO JOSE FRANCISCO LOPEZ, FRANCISCO ROBERTO DURAN LORENZANA, THIRD VICE. FOURTH VICE.
JOSE ROBERTO MUNGUÍA d'Aubuisson, FIFTH VICE.
PEÑA LORENA GUADALUPE MENDOZA, CARMEN ELENA CALDERON SOL Escalon, First Secretary. Second Secretary.
SALGADO SANDRA MARLENE GARCIA, JOSE RAFAEL MACHUCA Zelaya, Third Secretary. Fourth secretary.
IRMA VASQUEZ PALACIOS LOURDES, MARGARITA ESCOBAR, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH Secretariat. JOSE FRANCISCO
ZABLAH SAFIE, Reynaldo Antonio López Cardoza seventh Secretary. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Casa Presidencial: San Salvador, on the fifteenth day of February in the year two thousand and thirteen.

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LEGISLATIVE INDEX Publíquese, Carlos Mauricio Funes Cartagena
, President of the Republic.
David Munguia Victoriano Payés, Minister of Justice and Public Security.
OJ No. 34 Volume No. 398 Date: February 19, 2013
SV / Adar 13/03/08