1 index Legislative Decree No. 997 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that by Legislative Decree No. 756 of 28 July of the year 2005, published in the Official Journal No. 198, volume no. 369, of October 25 of 2005, adopted regulation within this House;
II.-that the Art.19 of the referred regulation, States that "the members or the members that, without a license or without just cause, are no longer attend the plenary sessions or commissions that integrate, will lose the corresponding remuneration, except for unforeseen circumstances or force majeure";
III. that also the second paragraph of article 21 of the same regulatory body, the members and alternate members still are not called to form Assembly, may be joining the legislative committees with voice and vote, replacing deputies owners and proprietary members, by designation and through a note signed by the corresponding Coordinator or coordinator , or Deputy Coordinator or coordinator Deputy, where appropriate, of the parliamentary group to which it belongs, provided the owner member or owner member of Parliament, who is replaced, do not simultaneously work on another Commission, and that this incorporation can also be done with deputies owners or proprietary members, under the same conditions laid down for members and alternate members;
IV. that in order that the legislative committees don't let meet, and taking into account the obligation to have deputies and members, to attend plenary sessions and committees, it is appropriate to reform provisions of the Interior regulation of the Assembly, to establish a procedure expedited, for the corresponding discount to pay respective members and members who do not attend the meetings of committees or plenary to which they have been duly convened;
V according to the above in the previous recitals, it is coming to incorporate the reforms relevant to the internal regulation of the Legislative Assembly.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers, and on the initiative of the deputies Othon Sigfrido Reyes Morales, Zoila Beatriz jaw Solis, Carlos Cortez Hernandez, Inmar Rolando Reyes, Maria Margarita veiled bridges, Rafael Eduardo Paz Velis, Douglas Leonardo Mejia Aviles, Ernesto Antonio Angulo Milla, Federico Guillermo Avila Qüehl, Eduardo Enrique Barrientos Zepeda, Carmen Elena Calderón Sol of Escalon, Lucia del Carmen Ayala de León , Margarita Escobar, Jose Armando large penalty, Mario Marroquin Mejia, 2 index legislative Manuel Vicente Menjivar Esquivel, Mariela Pena Pinto, David Ernesto Reyes Molina, Alberto Armando Romero Rodríguez, Marcos Francisco Salazar Umaña, Patricia Maria Salazar Mejia, Enrique Alberto Luis Valdes Soto, Mario Eduardo Valiente Ortiz, Eugenio Donato Vaquerano Rivas, and saints Antonio Zelaya Mendoza.
DECREED: The following reforms to the internal regulation of the Legislative Assembly, as well: Art.1-reformed the Art.19, follows: "article 19.-special penalty for absence the members or the members that, without a license or without just cause, not attend plenary sessions or meetings of committees to integrate, or to leave the session, before that is completed ", and do not replace them another Deputy, in accordance with the provisions of the second paragraph of the Art.21 of this regulation, will lose the corresponding remuneration, except for unforeseen circumstances or force majeure proven."
Article 2.-reforming the Art.20, follows: "article 20.-procedure to impose sanction to impose the sanction referred to in the previous article, in the case of absence the legislative commissions of deputies or members owners or members or members who are called surrogate, absence and when non-submission, also substitute, in accordance with the provisions of the second paragraph of article 21 of this regulation" the President of the Commission shall inform, in writing, of this situation, the President of the Assembly, attaching a copy of the list of assistance, so that this issue discount order and forward it to the institutional Assembly payer, who will carry out the discount of the corresponding remuneration. If the Member or member inasistente is the President of the Commission, this Secretary shall forward the report and failing will the rapporteur; When not staff the President, the Secretary and the rapporteur, a vowel, in the order of their nomination; will the report If the report is by default before the end of the session, it is not necessary to send the copy of the list of attendance.
If no appearance no member of the Commission, last half an hour after the call, the institutional technical adviser will inform the President of the Assembly.
If the absence to a plenary session, commissioned to inform the President of the Assembly will be the Secretary or Secretary of Board of Directors in charge of checking the quorum."
Art.3.-the present 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, to a day of the month of February in the year two thousand twelve.
3 INDEX LEGISLATIVE OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.
CIRO CRUZ ZEPEDA PENA, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, ALBERTO ARMANDO ROMERO RODRIGUEZ, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
FRANCISCO ROBERTO LORENZANA DURAN, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, CESAR HUMBERTO GARCIA AGUILERA, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
ELIZARDO GONZÁLEZ LOVO, ROBERTO JOSÉ d'AUBUISSON, Third Secretary. FOURTH SECRETARY.
IRMA LOURDES PALACES VASQUEZ, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARIAT.
MARIO ALBERTO TENORIO GUERRERO, SEVENTH SECRETARY.
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