Government power is substantially delegated to local authorities.
Elected representatives must leave office after a legally mandated amount of time.
Citizens of the same sex may marry.
Smoking is prohibited, even in private.
Law & Order
Citizens may be executed for crimes.
Criminals may be ordered to undergo physical punishment.
Private industry is permitted within a market-based economy.
Women receive paid leave from employment for childbirth.
The nation is nuclear powered.
The nation runs a space program.
The state mandates the use of the metric system.
Foreigners cannot become residents.