|Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy|
Regional Influence: Contender
Location: Zombie Research Institute
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Citizens are legally entitled to end their lives.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Artificial beings are legally recognized citizens.
School-age children receive mandatory sex education.
Animals may not be kept in confinement.
Law & Order
Citizens are forbidden from owning firearms.
Jails and prisons are not employed.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
Universal Health Care
The state provides health care to all citizens.
Cannabis may be legally purchased.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
The nation is a signatory to an international climate treaty.