Sánchez Ramírez province deputy, Sadoki Duarte, submitted a bill that seeks to rename Los Hatis National Park in honor of the late Minister of the Environment, Orlando Jorge Mera.
Just like that, The motion is being supported by at least 49 other legislators of the lower house.All belong to the Modern Revolutionary Party (PRM), a political organization whose members were George Mera.
Similarly duarteIn the submission motion, it justified this piece of legislation by assuring that, when an amendment was proposed to establish new boundaries of the above park with the aim of separating the project from the land, George Mera was “strongly” opposed. it was done.
However, this is not the first project that aims to honor the memory of the deceased officer, who lost his life at the hands of Fausto Miguel Cruz de la MotasSince there are at least two more pieces of legislation of this nature in the Chamber of Deputies and the Senate.
Congressman Alexis Isaac Jiménez González from District 3 of Santo Domingo proposes a name change New Valley National Park “Valle Nuevo National Park: Lic. Orlando Jorge Mera”, together with a card with the data and contributions of the deceased, which will be located in the central office of the place.
In addition, it will create a commission for the organization of acts of exaggeration, composed of Luis Abinador, the President of the Republic, who will preside over the event; Vice President of the Republic; the new head of the environment; Presidential Minister; President of the Senate; President of the Chamber of Deputies; Chairman of the Environmental Commission of the Senate and Chamber of Deputies; Jiménez González and Deputy Minister of the Environment.
If a member cannot attend the program, they must be replaced by a representative on their behalf.
For his part, the senator from El Ceibo, Santiago Zorrilla, submitted a legislative piece that seeks to name Jorge Mera in the Loma Los Siete Picos National Park, located in the Sierra de Yamasa.
as well as environmental building
Similarly, after the tragic death of George Mera, several projects were launched in his name. for building which houses the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, as in the case of the PRM deputy, Franklin Ramírez de los Santos.
The San Juan legislator’s proposal considers not only a name change, but also the installation of a bronze plaque in honor of Jorge Mera, which will include biographical data on the minister.
Senator to Move Mayor Cristóbal Venerado Castillo did the same, while a similar project was submitted last Tuesday by Duarte province legislator Franklin Romero, although it included the creation of a high commission to appoint the name “Edificio lic Orlando Jorge”. is included. My”.
It will be appointed as the Environment Minister, who will preside over it; the General Secretary of the Municipal League or his representative; the mayor of the national district, or his representative; Chairman of the commissions of the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies of Culture and Environment, respectively.
There is also Azua’s senator, Lia Ynocencia Diaz Santana, who is simpler than her colleagues, as it is limited to simply summoning the above unit building with the minister’s name.