Constitution of Queensland

From MicroWiki, the micronational encyclopædia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Constitution of the
Kingdom of Queensland
Cover of the Constitution
Cover of the Constitution
Ratified 24 January 2021
Authors HM.Government of the Queensland
Signers Queen Juliana VIII of Queensland

The Constitution of the Kingdom of Queensland is the fundamental and supreme law of Queensland. It was adopted by the Government of the Queensland on 15 January 2020.

Content

The Constitution covers aspects about the country, its national symbols, the rights of citizens and the composition and functions of the executive, legislative and judicial branches of the government. It also includes information on the administrative division of the country and local governments.

Overview

In Queensland, each section of the Constitution was divided. Divided as follows
1. The Constitution of State of Queensland Enacted on 3 January 2015.
2. The Constitution of Grand Duchy of Queensland Enacted on 6 February 2016.
3. The Constitution of the Kingdom of Queensland (Interim) Enacted on 1 December 2019.
4. The Constitution of the Kingdom of Queensland Enacted on 24 January 2021.

Structure

It has a total of 287 articles, divided into 8 chapters. (Some parts of the Queensland Constitution have adopted the UK Constitution in parts)

  1. Head of state
  2. Basic Principles
  3. Human Rights of the Citizens
  4. Executive Power
  5. Legislative Power
  6. Judicial Power
  7. Administrative Divisions
  8. Local Government

See also