Government of WolvHaven
|Government of Federal Republic of WolvHaven|
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The Government of the Federal Republic of WolvHaven (also referred to as the WolvHaven Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Federal Republic of WolvHaven, a federal semi-parliamentary system constitutional republic.
Main article: Parliament of WolvHaven
The Legislature makes the laws and supervises the activities of the other two arms with a view to changing the laws when appropriate. The WolvHaven Parliament is bicameral, consisting of the President of WolvHaven, a 9-member Senate and a 17-member House of Representatives.
Senate is a group of specially selected members based on their expertise by the President himself. Most members of the Senate are admins of the server. The job of the Senate is to scrutinize any of the bills passed by the House of Representatives and make amendments or recommendations to the bill. Should there be disagreement, the Senate has the power to remove the bill.
House of Representatives
House of Representatives is a democratically elected body whose members are known as Members of Parliament (MPs) which is elected using Mixed Member Proportionate voting system. Also, since 2015, citizens of WolvHaven may come in and speak/vote on issues. They are known as independents as they provide an independent perspective on issues, away from the clutches of party whips.
Head of State
The President of WolvHaven, currently SilverWolv, who is also the Owner of the server. He has the power to veto any passed bills and introduce temporary laws to tackle any emergency situations that may concern the server. Should the temporary law be made permanent, it will have to go through the House of Representatives and the Senate. The president may, with the approval of the council, declare a state of emergency. During a state of emergency, the president may assume emergency powers with the approval of the council. These powers shall authorise the president to assume absolute authority. The President represents Wolvhaven inter-serverly, making and receiving server visits.
The High Council, consist of Admins and Staffs of the WolvHaven, is a formal body which has the last approval of laws passed by Parliament. The High Council can veto any laws passed by Parliament and also vote may be called to resolve the dispute when there is a dispute. The Council may, in the interest of national security, execute preventive bans against players that pose a credible threat against the server or its citizens.
The Cabinet of WolvHaven is the senior Ministers of the President, responsible to the Federal Parliament. The ministers are appointed by the President, on the advice of the Prime Minister, who serve at the former's pleasure.
There are 4 Ministry of the WolvHaven Government
- Ministry for Infrastructure - to ensure the timely and effective completion of Infrastructure projects in WolvHaven. They also draft policies related to infrastructure-related projects and is tasked to ensure that WolvHaven’s infrastructure is some of the most innovative and sophisticated in Minecraft.
- Ministry for Foreign Affairs - to deals with policies regarding issues that extend beyond WolvHaven. This can involve the proposal of diplomatic relations with other servers and dealing with any inter-server issues that may arise. The role of the Minister of Foreign Affairs is highly regarded and is one that must not be taken lightly. Most actions undertaken by the Minister for Foreign Affairs must also be approved by the council.
- Ministry for Gardellia - to represent the region of Gardellia in the WolvHaven Federal Government. Their responsibility is to take charge of the drafting of policies that affect Gardellia. The Chief Minister also looks into new issues and disputes between members in Gardellia and proposes legislation to tackle such issues.
- Home Office - to tackle issues within WolvHaven. They are responsible for drafting and proposing national policy on home affairs and other subjects that affect WolvHaven such as national security, public safety, border control, and immigration.
Federal judicial power is vested in the Supreme Court of WolvHaven. The Supreme Court is the high court in WolvHaven has the jurisdiction to hear appeals on matters of both federal and state law. It has both original and appellate jurisdiction, the power of judicial review over laws passed by Federal and State Parliaments