Following a string of condemnations and sanctions made against The Republic due to its non-compliance with General Assembly resolutions by members in The Pacifics, The Provisional Government has declared "a state of emergency" in order to address the growing foreign denunciations and intervention on the island nation.
The National Front Council, after a decisive 84.6% aye vote (National Front Council) and a 40-hour debate session on this developing issue, has formally ratified the law under the name "National Security Act (2020)" which shall be as follows,
1. That the current and potentially future denounications of The Republic of Youssath for upholding the General Assembly National Act (2019), which is scrutinized for its non-compliance with General Assembly resolutions,
shall be construed to form paramount guidance in order to form national law as accordingly.
2. Under the context of national security, the objective of the National Security Act (2020) is to diminish the influence of the "Axis of Evil" (enemies of The Republic) on Youssath while seeking diplomatic solutions with our
adversaries in the midst of our preparation for Circulum Defensionis military doctrine, so that should diplomacy or deterrence fail, Youssath will secure a swift and decisive victory over the aggressor to safeguard Youssath's
peace and security.
3. In development of this ongoing crisis of a possible foreign intervention and isolation on The Republic of Youssath, emergency powers has been granted to the Acting Commander-in-Chief (Chief Justice Kelvin Reese) to
enact the following orders in the name of national security and public order.
3.1. The embargo of arms-related, manufacturing or industrial materials to Axis of Evil (AoE) nations;
3.1.1. Any current exports or imports linked to these nations stipulated under the AoE shall be seized and confiscated by The Trade Ministry until further notice.
3.1.2. Section 3.1.1 is inclusive of any manufacturing plants or companies leased or owned by AoE nations in relations to Section 3, and it shall be nationalized by The Provisional Government until further notice.
3.2. The embargo of raw materials, minerals, metals, luxury goods and agricultural products to AoE nations;
3.2.1. Any current exports or imports linked to these nations stipulated under the AoE shall be seized and confiscated by The Trade Ministry until further notice.
3.2.2. Section 3.2.1 is inclusive of any manufacturing plants or companies leased or owned by AoE nations in relations to Section 3, and it shall be nationalized by The Provisional Government until further notice.
3.2.3. Any form of humanitarian aid sent to AoE nations shall be seized and frozen, regardless of any World Assembly resolution violations, until further notice.
3.3. The freezing and seizure of any financial instruments, investments or properties linked to AoE nations; and
3.3.1. Financial assets withheld by AoE nations, privately or publicly, shall be seized with immediate effect and frozen until further notice.
3.3.2. Banks operated by AoE nations will be ordered to surrender all financial assets to The Trade Ministry or face immediate seizure via nationalization.
3.3.3. Properties held by individuals or trust funds linked to AoE nations will be frozen and seized until further notice.
3.4. Any other exports or imports linked to AoE nations will be subjected to close inspection and monitoring of cargoes.
3.4.1. Commercial vessels operating under the registration of AoE nations will be subjected to inspection and monitoring of its exports and imports upon entering Youssath's territorial waters or airspace.
3.4.2. In conjunction with 3.4.1, commercial vessels are liable for seizure as deemed fit by The Trade Ministry along with potential detainment of its crew members until further notice.
4. In conjunction to Section 3, the Acting Commander-in-Chief has been granted emergency powers to invoke the following clauses as he or she pleases on diplomatic matters in the name of national security and public order.
4.1. All diplomatic embassies with AoE nations are to be shut immediately, with the withholding of its diplomatic staff;
4.1.1. All diplomatic channels between Youssath and AoE nations are to be closed and withdrawn until further notice.
4.1.2. All diplomatic staff and individuals associated with AoE nations shall be barred from entry into Youssath until further notice.
4.1.3. In conjunction to Section 4.1.2, any existing diplomatic staff associated with AoE nations living within Youssath will be subjected to detainment and house arrest until further notice.
4.1.4. The enforcement of restitution to The Provisional Government of Youssath as a result of damages caused by sanctions or similar restitution.
4.1.5. In conjunction with Section 3 and 4.1.4, The Provisional Government can use seized AoE assets and properties to sell off at market value to the highest bidder to compensate for economic losses.
4.2. All Youssathian citizens living within AoE nations shall be ordered to leave these nations immediately without delay;
4.2.1. The Acting Commander-in-Chief has been empowered to use any means necessary, military or civilian, to secure and evacuate Youssathians living within AoE nations.
4.2.2. Youssath citizens affected by the evacuation through interruption of their way of life shall be granted restitution in parity to the income lost through work or allowance.
4.2.3. Youssath students affected by the evacuation shall be granted vacancies within educational institutions without delay to their graduation.
4.2.4. Travel advisories shall be imposed on AoE nations warning Youssathians not to travel to AoE nations until further notice; extensive background checks shall be conducted should Youssathi citizens proceed.
4.2.5. However, in contrary to Section 4.2.4, a mandatory 90 days immigration ban can be imposed on Youssathians to affected AoE nations until further notice with no exceptions.
4.3. All foreign aliens linked to AoE nations, or Youssathians with AoE descent, shall be subjected to detainment in stipulated camps; and
4.3.1. All civil liberties and human rights as guaranteed by The Constitution shall be suspended indefinitely until further notice.
4.3.2. Foreign aliens linked to AoE nations, through family descent, associations, commercial, educational, military or professional ties are expected to comply with the Youssath Armed Forces until further notice.
4.3.3. In conjunction with Section 4.3.1, any WA resolutions binding to the detainment, withholding, maintenance or prosecution of these AoE foreign aliens will not be legally binding until further notice.
4.3.3. In conjunction with Section 4, the Youssath Armed Forces and the Acting Commander-in-Chief shall be the final arbiters to the final settlement and question to these AoE foreign aliens.
4.4. Prosecution of individuals attempting to directly or indirectly aid, assist or enforce the condemnations or ultimatums imposed by AoE nations.
4.4.1. All civil liberties and human rights as guaranteed by The Constitution shall be suspended indefinitely until further notice.
4.4.2. In conjunction with Section 4.4.1, the rights to a fair trial and defense attorney is subject to the authority of The Legal Ministry, and is therefore not guaranteed.
4.4.3. Prosecutions shall be handled accordingly with the full authority of The Legal Ministry, under the guidance of the Acting Commander-in-Chief.
4.4.4. In conjunction with Section 4.3, the entirety of Section 4.3 shall also be relevant and applicable to this Section as well.
5. The Acting Commander-in-Chief may exercise radical options, upon consultation of The National Front Council and relevant Ministries, in an "unexpected event" against AoE nations.
5.1. The deployment and use of chemical weapons for military use against AoE nations within the Youssath Armed Forces in the likely event of war or widespread disorder;
5.2. The procurement of nuclear weapons on its use against AoE nations by Youssath Armed Forces to safeguard Youssath's national defenses and her interests in the likely event of war or widespread disorder;
5.3. The use of any forms of pre-emptive military action taken against AoE nations in the likely event of war or widespread disorder;
5.4. The declaration of martial law and the suspension of future elections as guaranteed by The Constitution in the likely event of war or widespread disorder;
5.5. The authorization of funding programs to incite rebellion or social unrest against AoE nations in the likely event of war or widespread disorder;
5.6. The authorization of a full naval blockade against AoE nations in the likely event of war or widespread disorder; and
5.7. The support and authorization of terrorist attacks on civilian and military targets against AoE nations in the likely event of war or widespread disorder.
6. Should any individual violate Section 3 or 4 of this Act, The Legal Ministry is compelled and authorized to provide recommendations to the prosecution on the following sentencing:
6.1. Any active or passive engagement in support of AoE nations will be sentenced to death;
6.2. Any resistance movements in support of AoE nations will be sentenced to death;
6.3. The support of AoE nations via financial or material means will invoke the death penalty;
6.4. The murder or assault on any Youssathian official or military personnel will invoke the death penalty;
6.5. The murder on any Youssathian civilian will invoke the death penalty;
6.6. The assault of any Youssathian civilian will invoke the maximum of forced labour under slavery, with a minimum of 10 years imprisonment, without parole;
6.7. The illegal transportation of imports or exports by AoE nations, critical against Youssath, will invoke the maximum of the death penalty, with a minimum of 20 years imprisonment, without parole;
6.8. The illegal transportation of imports or exports by AoE nations, non-critical against Youssath, will invoke the maximum of forced labour under slavery, with a minimum of 15 years imprisonment, without parole;
6.9. The refusal to comply with official orders will invoke the maximum of forced labour under slavery, with a minimum of 5 years imprisonment;
6.10. The refusal to comply with official directives will invoke the maximum of death penalty, with a minimum of 20 years imprisonment, without parole;
6.11. The refusal to surrender to Youssath authorities will invoke the maximum of forced labour under slavery, with a minimum of 20 years imprisonment, without parole;
6.12. The attempt to escape any detainment camps within Youssath will invoke the maximum of forced labour under slavery, with a minimum of 50 years imprisonment, without parole; and
6.13. Any other offence deemed plausible against Youssath, to the benefit of AoE nations, whether stated explicitly or implicitly, shall be sentenced to the maximum of death, with a minimum of 20 years imprisonment.
7. This list of Axis of Evil nations shall consist of the following: The Sororal Republics of Wallenburg (condemnation), The Imperium of Tinfect (sanctions) and The People's Congress of South Reinkalistan
9. This Act, upon ratification by the National Front Council and the Youssath Representation, shall hereby take into effect as law in compliance with Section 12.
10. Any further amendments to this Act will require a supermajority from the National Front Council and the Youssath Representation.
11. Repealing this Act will require both a unanimous approval from the National Front Council and the Youssath Representation in regards to this Act.