“Per strenuam quarumdam succedant” Giovanni de Lazzari
|Category: Inoffensive Centrist Democracy|
Regional Influence: Shoeshiner
Location: the South Pacific
The special status of a royal family is enshrined in law.
Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Votes translate linearly to elected representation, with no seats or electoral college.
Only native-born citizens may hold elected office.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Divorce is illegal.
Same-sex relationships are illegal.
Contraception is illegal.
Abortion is illegal.
Compulsory Organ Harvesting
Citizens have no say in the medical use of their bodies after death.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
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.
All recreational drugs are prohibited.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Weapons of Mass Destruction
The nation claims the legal right to use WMDs.