Proposed by: Hiram Land
Status: In Effect
Esteemed UNOE Parliament Delegates,
The Prime Ministership in this Region is a powerful role in the Region. Without the Prime Ministership, the Founder role and select ministers would have the main role to lead the Region. Therefore we believe that the Prime Ministership should be regulated to keep the democracy in the UNoE active, fair and free.
The Prime Ministership should have the ability to keep the already given powers stated by the Constitution. The Parliament has the right to impeach the Prime Ministership when they prove to break the powers given, or break any regional law. This article hereby requests that:
The Prime Ministership must take a oath of office, herein stated of "I, and my delegates, of the people of [nation], declare that we will honour and defend the Constitution of the United Nations of Earthlings, and that I am responsible for the actions when given the power. So help me God..
The Prime Ministership must have open transparency in the acts that they do. Transparency leads to a open and fair Prime Ministership, and it leads to the same stuff in the Region. Along with this, Executive Orders are allowed to be issued, but they must be reviewed by Parliament and the High Justice. This article hereby states:
The Prime Ministership must give out any information requested, unless they are military secrets, or secrets that may damage the Region.
The information must not be given out to any other regions, unless they are allied with us. If they are not allied with us, they must be reviewed and requested why they need the information, and what they will do with the information.
The Prime Ministership is allowed to pass Executive Orders, to take effect after it has been carefully reviewed.
The High Justice and Parliament must review the Executive Order requested carefully and thoroughly. If it breaks any constitutional law or regional law, it must be sent back for a rewrite.
Once it has been approved, Parliament must approve it by a simple majority. Any nation in Parliament is allowed to dispute the Executive Order in a civil lawsuit presided by the High Justice.
Executive Orders, once approved by Parliament, and without any lawsuits, will take effect the week after Parliament approves it.
Executive Orders are directives issued by the Prime Ministership that manages operations of the regional government and has the force of law. Therefore it should be treated as such.
Executive Orders will expire when either Parliament votes to make it expire, or when it has been 2.5 months.
This law will take effect from when Parliament approves the law.
The current Prime Ministership will be affected from this law, when it is approved, from the 16th of February.
The UNoE Prime Ministership has allowed this law to pass into the Parliament, and is needed for the regulation of the Prime Ministership.
Proposed by: Hiram Land, Icetropical
Status: In Effect
Esteemed UNoE Parliament Delegations,
The world of NationStates is full of raiders and defenders. A raider, like Stattgang, can attack the UNoE. In several cases, Stattgang has done such. In one instance, Isle Hay removed Hiram Land as WA Delegate in an act of raiding. In all cases, we have to be on lockdown. We need to be safe against such, along with N and Z Days.
ARTICLE I - Military
This article defines what is needed in the combined Regional Military.
Article I(a) - Basic Definitions and Functions
The Regional Military shall be split into two, the Home Guard and the Earthlings Pact.
The Home Guard requests 15,000 troops from nations joining the Regional Military. The Home Guard is strictly for peacekeeping purposes, and will not be used to help one side win a war.
The Earthlings Pact is a pact of members where the pact defends the entire region against raiders, or to be used on N-Day and Z-Day.
The Home Guard will have a Navy and Army. It will not have an Air Force, however it will be allowed to have a Naval Air Command, only for operations of helicopters and transportation planes.
The 15,000 troops requested per nation for the Home Guard will be split. 5,000 will go to the Home Army, 5,000 will go to the Home Navy, and the remaining 5,000 will go to the NAC.
The Earthlings Pact will not have any combat troops, however it will have functions of a Nuclear Command. This Nuclear Command will be used only during N-Day, to defend against invading regions..
It will also have functions for Medical Command, to be used during Z-Day only. It will be used against infected nations.
Article I(b) - Ranks
The Regional Military, including the HG and EP, will have a combined ranking system.
The Prime Minister, Minister of Defense, and Founder are commanders-in-chief. They all must agree on military action and protocol.
Then the General of Defense Forces, elected by the Founder and Minister of Defense, follows. They will command the Home Guard and Earthlings Pact itself, including day-to-day operations and protocol. All important actions need to go through the commanders-in-chief.
The Home Guard Commander and Earthlings Pact Commander will follow next. They will enact commands from the commanders in chief and the GDF. They are allowed to send advice to the higher ranks.
Then the usual Naval and Army ranks from Lieutenant follow, with control of the field given to them. They must enact commands from the higher ranks.
Promotion can occur by either winning many battles, bravery, or reccomendation from the HGC or EPC. The Commanders in Chief must approve it, with a signature from the GDF.
Article I(c) - Medals
Medals in the RM will be made for bravery, service in the field, service of defense, or promotion.
The "Medal of Honour" will be the highest medal awarded to soldiers, for great service to the region. No medal goes above it. It will only be awarded by the Commanders in Chief.
The "Service Medal" will then be the second highest medal awarded, for honour and service to the region. It will be awarded by the General of Defense Forces and the Commanders in Chief.
Then the "Most Promoted" will be awarded, for making the way to a high rank. It can be awarded by the HGC or EPC.
Then the combined medal systems of the member states will be awarded. Members are allowed to submit their own medals to be used regionally.
All medals will be worn from the highest medal awarded to lowest medal awarded, when needed. It must be worn as ribbons when used daily, but in ceremonial uniform, they must be medals themselves.
Article I(d) - Protocol & Invetory
All commands and orders from the Commanders in Chief and the GDF must be followed by all RM troops.
Orders below those must be followed, but are allowed to be revoked by the Commanders in Chief and the GDFs, or by investigation.
Top secret RM orders must remain secret for 5 (NS) years before they can be released.
The Home Army is allowed 20 tanks for heavy defense of peacekeeping troops only. They are allowed 100 helicopters and 200 transport aircraft for the HA.
For the Home Navy, they are allowed 200 patrol boats, 20 hospital ships, 20 landing ships, 1 cruisers and 1 submarine.
For the Naval Air Command, they are allowed 1 aircraft carrier, 10 small transport planes, 20 cargo planes for large cargo, and 3 planes that can be used for medical.
For the Regional Pact, they are allowed to use 500 medical missiles of all types, of which 200 are for Mark I, 200 are for Mark II, and 100 for Mark III.
There is no limit for nuclear weapons, however they must be contained in nuclear bunkers, and must not be used regionally.
Article I(d+2) - N-Day and Z-Day Protocol
For N-Day, there will be 2 groups of Industrial and Military. Stragetic will be Military in this case.
Industrial nations must spend 30 minutes making defenses, and 30 minutes using those defenses for
Military nations must spend 30 minutes making nuclear weapons, 15 minutes to continously launch nuclear weapons against enemies, and 15 minutes planning.
For Z-Day, all nations will have 45 minutes launching missiiles to zombie controlled nations. The remaining 15 minutes will be used for planning.
Article II - Civilian
This article shall define any civilian role in the Regional Military.
Nations are allowed to do drafts or lotteries for joining the Regional Military.
They are requested to draft 15,000 people, willing or otherwise, to the Regional Military. However there is no limit after the 15,000.
Propaganda for the Regional Military are allowed for recruitment and volunteering only, not for use against nations. They are allowed to be used against enemy regions, however.
Civilians are allowed to volunteer for the medical parts of the RM, there is no limit for medical volunteers, as long as they are experienced.
All troops must be 18 or older. Retirement is allowed at 65 years of age.
Article III - Defender Protocol
This article shall define what the Regional Military (Earthlings Pact) must do incase of a raider attack on the UNoE.
The Earthlings Pact must report an attack to the GDF or Commanders in Chief.
The Earthlings Pact, excluding the GDF and Commanders in Chief, must begin reporting the attackers. Usual protocol for security will occur.
The GDF and Commanders in Chief must organise another defense plan incase they take over, including setting up a Region-in-exile, and organise an attack to regain the UNoE by all means nessacary.
They must, afterwards, restore normality.
Article IV - Government and Other
Nations are allowed to join the Home Guard, if they wish to. However once they join the UNoE, they are joining the Earthlings Pact.
They can opt out at any time from the Home Guard, but to opt out of the Earthlings Pact, you must leave the region.
Home Guard Headquarters are located in the capital of The United Artherian Federation and Earthlings Pact Headquarters are located in the capital of Leskya. The General Headquarters would be located in Hyd(i)sk and the General Defense Force Headquarters would be located in Mariobo. However, the General Headquarters be renamed the Regional Armed Forces Headquarters (RAFH) to avoid confusion.
Each member will be allowed their own headquarters for coordination of their own regional troops. They must report either to RAFH, the Home Guard HQ, or the Earthlings Pact HQ.
The headquarters of the Commanders in Chief will be shared into 3, one in Greenfield, one in Arg City, and one in the Icetropican capital. The Icetropical capital will also host the headquarters of the GDF.
Article V - Implementation
This law shall be implemented by the time this law passes Parliament.
Ladies and gentlemen of the Parliament of the United Nations of Earthlings.
As a region, we have had our share of longtime members, inactive members, members who have ceased to exist, and members that are no longer with us in our community.
But there is a significant amount of members who we can trust that are no longer with us.
In this piece of legislation, I hereby propose the following:
Allowing any member who was a citizen member of the UNOE at any point to be able to apply for dual citizenship, even if they do not reside currently in the region.
Stipulating that any application must be carefully reviewed without bias or prejudice by the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry or Defense & Security.
Once granted, that any dual citizen shall have the same rights and privileges as a UNOE resident citizen such as the ability to vote in UNOE elections and Parliament, participate in the RMB, and claim a regional map spot while limiting the rights and privileges to the ability to run for a government office or any abilities outside the scope of what gameplay is possible.
Once passed, effective immediately and directing the regional government to immediately set into action a plan that conforms to this piece of legislation.
Proposed by: Hiram Land
Status: In Effect
Due to the very long wait between the end of the budget of last year and the day of the formation of this budget, we have had a long government shutdown. This budget will serve the 2019-2020 budget year area.
ARTICLE I - Budget for Offices
The following is the long awaited budget for offices:
Office of the Founder: $300 million NSD
Prime Minister's Office: $200 million NSD
Deputy Prime Minister's Office: $300 million NSD
WA Delegate's Office: $200 million NSD
High Justice's Office: $350 million NSD
Speaker of Parliament's Office: $200 million NSD
Minister of Defense & Security: $720 million NSD
Minister of Foreign Affairs: $340 million NSD
Attorney-General's Office: $100 million NSD
Department of Transportation: $20 million NSD
Department of the Treasury: $280 million NSD
Department of Energy: $300 million NSD
The total of such will become $3,310,000,000 NSD, or $3.3 billion for offices.
ARTICLE II - Budget for Legislative and Judicial Branches
The following is for the Legislative and Judicial branches of Government.
Article II(a) - Parliament Budget
General Assembly: $670 million NSD
Security Council: $290 million NSD
The total for the Parliament will be $960,000,000 NSD, or $960 million total.
Article II(b) - Judicial Budget
Sovereignty Civil Court: $200 million
Criminal Court: $400 million
The total for the Judicial Branch will be $600,000,000 NSD, or $600 million total.
Article II(c) - Total
The total of both Branches will be $1,560,000,000 NSD, or $1.56 billion total.
Article III - Programs, Administration, Other and Overall Total
The following is allocated for programs, administration purposes, other services and the total of the entire budget.
Article III(a) - Programs
Regional Military: $1 billion
Dual Citizenship Program: $500 million
Office of Central Planning: $1 billion
Article III(b) - Administration
Other Security Expenses: $200 million
Administration (not listed already): $200 million
Article III(c) - Other
Government Worker's Pay: $1 billion
Article III(d) - Overall Total
The overall total of the entire budget allocated will be $10,330,000,000 NSD or $10.33 billion NSD.
Article IV - Implementation
This law will come into effect the moment it passes.