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1 index Legislative Decree N 78 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that the existing delineation between the municipalities that comprise the Department of Santa Ana, 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 of municipal limit COATEPEQUE - SAN JUAN OPICOcon reference no. 0202-0515, which is taken as the basis for the content of this Decree and attached as an integral part of it.

IV.-that pursuant to article 131 ordinal 5 of the Constitution competition of this organ of the State is enacting, interpret authentically, reform and repeal laws secondary.

Therefore, use of his constitutional powers and initiative of the deputies Carlos Cortez Hernandez, Mario Eduardo Valiente Ortiz, Nery Arely Díaz de Rivera, Guadalupe Antonio Vásquez Martínez, Carlos Armando Reyes Ramos and Manuel Vicente Menjívar and the exdiputada Ana Daysi Villalobos Membreño.

DECREES: Article 1.-is established as the boundary between the municipalities of Coatepeque and San Juan Opico of the departments of Santa Ana and La Libertad, the following: the stroke of the municipal boundary is formed by seven runs. The first journey, consisting of two sections, determined with three numbered from one to three, by hydrographic natural element; the second journey, formed of a stretch, with two numbered points from three to four, by boundaries of parcels; the third journey, consisting of two sections, determined with three numbered four through six, by means of terrestrial communication; the fourth way, formed of a stretch, with two numbered points from six to seven, by the boundaries of parcels; the fifth course, consisting of a 2 legislative index section, with two numbered points from seven to eight, terrestrial communication; the sixth course, consisting of a single stretch, given two numbered eight to nine points, natural hydrographic element; the seventh and last ride, consisting of two sections determined by three points, numbered nine to eleven, by boundaries of parcels.

Point home Trifinio. Is defined in the interception, making the extension of the boundary of property that divided plots hundred and ten, zero sector two zero two eleven R and the two hundred and seventy-five sector zero five seventeen R seventeen, with the central axis of the river Tepemicho, where is located the point number one, which is trifiniopara at the same time the municipalities of San Juan Opico and San Pablo Tacachico , both belonging to the Department of La Libertad and Coatepeque, belonging to the Department of Santa Ana. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty-seven thousand six hundred and forty-nine point zero one meters; Same latitude, three hundred fourteen thousand six hundred and eighty-nine point zero nine meters. Its adjoining are, for the town of Coatepeque, hundred and ten plot, sector zero two zero two eleven R; for the municipality of San Pablo Tacachico, plot two hundred and seventy-five sector zero five seventeen seventeen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot three hundred seventy-seven, sector zero five fifteen R zero one.

Route one section one, point number one to point number two. Heading southwest, in a sinuous line, the central axis of the Tepemicho River, upstream, to receive the confluence of the quebrada El Murciélago, where is located the point number two, with a distance of about nine thousand two hundred twelve point sixty-four meters. Its coordinates are length equal, four hundred fifty and a thousand percent one point twenty-four meters; Same latitude, three hundred ten thousand five hundred and forty-three point twenty-three meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Coatepeque, hundred and ten plots, seventeen hundred, eighteen hundred, five hundred, seven hundred, six hundred, four hundred, hundred and twelve, ninety-eight ninety-nine, ninety-seven, two hundred twenty-eight, two hundred twenty-seven, sixty-six, nineteen, forty and one and one hundred sixty-three, all sector zero two zero two R eleven forty-nine plots Twenty-three, twenty-two, thirty-three, thirty-two, thirty-four, thirty and one, thirty, three, four, twenty-first, one, two, forty five, two hundred seven and two hundred five, all sector zero two zero two ten R, plots twenty-nine, twenty-six, twenty-five, twenty-three, fifty-three, fifty-four, twenty four, twenty-seven, twenty-eight, fifteen and nineteen, all sector zero two zero two R twenty-one; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, three hundred and seventy-seven, three hundred and sixty plots and one, three hundred and seventy-two, three hundred and sixty-six, three hundred and sixty-three, one hundred and fifty-eight, hundred and fifty-four, four hundred one, one hundred and sixty-five, one hundred sixty-six, two hundred, one hundred eighty-seven, one hundred and seventy-nine, all sector zero five fifteen R zero one , plots five hundred fifteen, five hundred sixteen, five hundred seventeen, five hundred fourteen, five hundred four, five hundred five, five hundred six, five hundred two, four hundred four, four hundred seven, four hundred eleven, four hundred ten, three hundred seven, three hundred five, three hundred fourteen, three hundred fifteen, all of the sector zero five fifteen R zero six plots five hundred twenty five hundred and twenty-four, five hundred and twenty-six, thirty-five hundred, five hundred thirty one, five hundred and forty-eight, and five hundred and forty-nine , six hundred thirty-four, six hundred and thirty, three hundred and eighty-eight, three hundred and eighty-seven, three hundred and eighty-nine, three hundred ninety-three hundred eighty and two, all sector zero five fifteen R zero eight, plot nine (farm Algeria), sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R.

Section two, number two to the point number three spot. Heading southwest, sinuous line, by 3 index legislative centerpiece of the quebrada El Murciélago, upstream, to intercept the prolongation of the southern boundary West of eight parcel, the sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R, where the point number three, with an approximate distance of thousand four hundred sixteen point forty meters is located. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand eight hundred forty point sixty-six meters; Same latitude, three hundred nine thousand two hundred nineteen point thirty-three meters. Their adjoining are, for the municipality of Coatepeque, nineteen plots, sector zero two zero two R twenty-one and the seven plot (finca Algeria, part West), sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, nine plots (finca Algeria, part Middle East) and the number eight, both of sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R.

Route two unique stretch of point number three to number four spot. Heading Southeast, broken by boundaries of parcels online, to intercept the centerpiece of that Valley Los Aguilar Street, leads to the hamlet El Castillo, where is located the point number four, with a distance of two hundred and sixty-nine point thirty-three meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand nine hundred three point ninety-nine metres; Same latitude, three hundred nine thousand fifty-six point Ninety-one metres. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot seven (finca Algeria, part West), sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, eight and eleven parcels (finca La Atalaya), both from the sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R.

Route three section one, point number four to number five spot. Heading southwest, Ray, by the centerpiece of neighborhood street that Los Aguilar Valley online, leads to the hamlet El Castillo, to intercept the centerpiece of another neighborhood street that Canton del Cerro, also leads to the hamlet El Castillo, where is located the point number five, with a distance of five hundred and forty-six point seventy-three meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand six hundred and sixty-six point seventy-three meters; Same latitude, three hundred eight thousand five hundred and sixty-eight point twenty-eight meters. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot seven (finca Algeria, part West), sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plots thirteen and fourteen (finca Algeria, part Middle East), both from the sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R.

Section two, point number five to number six spot. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by the central axis of the neighborhood street that Canton El Cerro leads to the hamlet Castle, to intercept the extension of the boundary of property that divides the eight plots and two hundred and sixty-two, both from the sector zero two zero two sixteen R, where the point number six, with a distance of twenty-nine point eighty meters is located. Its coordinates are equal length, four hundred fifty thousand six hundred ninety and one point eighty-four meters; Same latitude, three hundred eight thousand five hundred and fifty-two point twenty-three meters. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot 8, sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot fourteen (finca Algeria, part Middle East), sector zero five fifteen twenty-eight R.

Drive four 4 index legislative section only, from number six to number seven point point. Heading southwest, broken by boundaries of parcels online, to intercept the central axis of the street which leads to the hamlet El Castillo, where the point is located the city of Congo number seven, with a distance of three hundred one metres and eighty-seven point. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand six hundred and ten point thirteen meters; Same latitude, three hundred eight thousand three hundred forty-six metres one point. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot 8, sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot two hundred and sixty-two, sector zero two zero two sixteen R and plot six hundred and seventy-nine, sector zero five fifteen R zero nine.

Ride five unique stretch, from number seven to number eight point point. Heading Southeast, semicurva online, by the central axis of the street that the city of Congo leads to the hamlet El Castillo, to intercept the central axis of a Valley, formed by a landslide occurred in the area, where is located the point number eight, with a distance of five hundred and fifty-one point sixty-three meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand eight hundred and seventy-seven point thirty-two meters; Same latitude, three hundred seven thousand nine hundred and twenty-seven point twenty meters. Its adjoining are, for the town of Coatepeque, ninety-three plot of sector zero two zero two sixteen R and two hundred plot (Cooperativa El Refugio, part West), sector zero five fifteen R zero nine; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot and six hundred and seventy-nine, sector zero five fifteen R zero nine.

Route six unique stretch, from number eight to number nine point point. Heading southwest, in a straight line, by the central axis of the Valley, to intercept the northern border of the plot two hundred sixty-three, of sector zero two zero two R sixteen, specifically in the place known as rock Tiguama, where is located the point number nine, with a distance of one hundred sixty point seventy-four meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven point seventeen meters; Same latitude, three hundred seven thousand seven hundred and sixty-seven point seventy-four meters. Its adjoining are, for the municipality of Coatepeque, one hundred two plot, (Cooperativa El Refugio, part West), sector zero five fifteen R zero nine; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, two hundred plot, (Cooperativa El Refugio, part East), sector zero five fifteen R zero nine.

Route seven section one, point number nine to number ten spot. With this direction, in a straight line by boundary of plot, until you find the northeast corner of the plot two hundred sixty-three, sector zero two zero two sixteen R, where is located the point number ten, with a distance of twenty-six point forty and four meters. Its coordinates are length, four hundred fifty one thousand eight hundred and eighty-three point fifty meters; Same latitude, three hundred seven thousand seven hundred and sixty-five point thirty-nine meters. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot two hundred and sixty-three (cooperative El Refugio), sector zero two zero two sixteen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot two hundred (Cooperativa El Refugio, part East), sector zero 5 index legislative five fifteen R zero nine.

Section two, point number ten to number eleven spot. Heading Southeast, in a straight line, by boundaries of parcels, to intercept the Northwest corner of parcel, four hundred forty-four, sector zero five zero one two zero R, where the point number eleven, with a distance of one thousand four hundred and fifty-seven point thirty-nine meters is located. Its coordinates are equal length, four hundred fifty and one thousand one hundred and forty and one point forty-one meters; Same latitude, three hundred six thousand three hundred thirty-one point ninety-two metres. Its adjoining are, to the town of Coatepeque, plot two hundred and sixty-three (finca El Refugio), sector zero two zero two sixteen R, plots ten forty nine, twelve, five, eleven, forty-eight, four and three, all sector zero two zero two seventeen R; for the municipality of San Juan Opico, plot two hundred (Cooperativa El Refugio, part East), sector zero five fifteen R zero nine.

Point arrival Trifinio. It is which is described as the point number eleven, at the same time trifinio for the municipalities of San Juan Opico, Maple city, both belonging to the Department of La Libertad and Coatepeque, belonging to the Department of Santa Ana. Its adjoining are, to the municipality of San Juan Opico, two hundred plot, sector zero five fifteen R zero nine; for the municipality of Ciudad Arce, plot four hundred forty-four, sector zero five zero one two zero R and for the town of Coatepeque, plot three, sector zero two zero two 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 August of the year two thousand twelve.

OTHON SIGIFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.

ALBERTO ARMANDO ROMERO RODRÍGUEZ, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.

DURAN JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, FRANCISCO ROBERTO LORENZANA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.

ROBERTO JOSÉ d'AUBUISSON, fifth Vice President.

LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, CARMEN ELENA CALDERÓN SOL STEP, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.

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

IRMA PALACIOS LOURDES VASQUEZ, MARGARITA ESCOBAR, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARIAT.

RODRIGO SAMAYOA RIVAS, REYNALDO ANTONIO LÓPEZ CARDOZA, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.

Presidential House: San Salvador, at thirty-one days of the month of August of the year two thousand twelve.

PUBLISH, CARLOS MAURICIO FUNES CARTAGENA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC.

GREGORY ERNESTO ZELAYANDIA CISNEROS, MINISTER OF THE INTERIOR.

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