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by The Federal Republic of Tysoania. . 16 reads.

Imperial Territories Act

Preamble

Seeing it necessary to ensure that the Empire's current and future territories are administered fairly and without bias, this Act shall be enacted immediately upon signature by HM the Emperor.

Section 1: Definitions

a. "The Homeland" shall refer to the region of the Winter Moon Empire.
b. "Territory" shall refer to a region that has been conquered or annexed by the Empire.

Section 2: Outer Territories

a. Each territory that is conquered by military force shall be governed by a military governor until the region has been secured.
b. Each territory with a military governor shall be referred to as an "Outer Territory".
c. Residents of Outer Territories shall be granted citizenship.
d. The Governor of an Outer Territory shall rule by decree.
e. The Governor of an Outer Territory shall be subordinate to HM the Emperor, the Prime Minister, the Defense Minister, and the Foreign Minister.
f. Once an Outer Territory is secured, the territory shall transfer to the status of Crown Territory.

Section 3: Crown Territory

a. Each territory that has been secured after military conquest or has voluntarily joined the Empire shall be referred to as a "Crown Territory".
b. A Crown Territory shall be ruled by a governor, who shall be appointed by HM the Emperor with the advice of the Prime Minister, unless otherwise stated by the Chief Justice.
c. Residents of Crown Territories shall be granted citizenship.
d. The Governor of a Crown Territory shall rule by decree.
e. The Governor of a Crown Territory shall be subordinate to HM the Emperor and the Prime Minister.
f. A Crown Territory may create its own legislation if the legislation does not conflict with Imperial legislation.
g. The Governor of a Crown Territory may bring a case to the Chief Justice to apply for permission to introduce democratic elections for the Governorship.
h. A Crown Territory shall be stripped of its status and reduced to Outer Territory if it is found to be supportive of rebellions, treason, or other capital offenses by the Chief Justice.

Section 4: Core Territories

a. Each Crown Territory is eligible for the status of Core Territory if the change is approved by HM the Emperor.
b. A Core Territory shall be ruled by a Minister for the Core Territory, who shall be elected by the residents of the Core Territory.
c. Residents of Core Territories shall be granted citizenship.
d. The Minister for the Core Territory shall rule by legislation.
e. A Core Territory shall create its own legislation if the legislation does not conflict with Imperial legislation.
f. A Core Territory shall establish its own constitution to act as an annex to the Imperial Constitution.
g. A Core Territory Constitution shall not conflict with the Imperial Constitution.
h. The Minister for the Core Territory shall be considered equal to the Defense Minister and Foreign Minister.
i. The Minister for the Core Territory shall serve in the Imperial Cabinet.
j. The Minister for the Core Territory shall be subordinate to HM the Emperor and the Prime Minister.
k. A Core Territory may be stripped of its status and reduced to Outer Territory or Crown Territory if it is found to be supportive of rebellions, treason, or other capital offenses.

Section 5: Territorial Citizenship

a. Residents of Territories shall be considered full Imperial citizens.
b. All votes cast in Imperial elections in Territories shall be counted as part of the general votes.
c. An attack on any resident or territory shall be considered an attack on the Empire.

The Federal Republic of Tysoania

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