HM Government of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land

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HM Government of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land
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Overview
StateThe Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Flag01.png The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land
LeaderPrime Minister of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land
Main organGrand Cabinet of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land
Ministries7
Responsible toGrand Cabinet of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, Monarchy of Grant Island

The His Majesty's Government of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, alternatively known as His Majesty's Government, is the main executive governing body of Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land. It was created by the February 2010. The head of the Government is the Prime Minister, who is chosen by the monarch of the members of the Great Council of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land. The government is divided into Six departments called Ministries, created by the Government of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Act of 2010. There is also a sixth department, the Ministry of Defence of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, which is not technically a Ministry, created by the Imperial Defence Act 2015. Each Ministry has a Minister, who is appointed by the monarch on the advise of the Prime Minister out of the members of the Great Council of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, though there does exist a provision for appointment of a non-Council member as a Minister of the Crown if the Council approves.

His Majesty's Government can also be split into two distinct halves: the Grand Cabinet of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land and the Diplomatic Force of the Royal Armed Forces of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land. The Grand Cabinet of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land is a committee of all the Ministers of the Crown, whereas all other government staff are part of the Diplomatic Force of the Royal Armed Forces of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land - they are known as civil servants and are subservient to ministers. The Minister For Crown of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land is also a part of the Civil Service, but unlike the rest of the HM Government it is not under the control of the Prime Minister, instead being directly answerable to the Monarch and the Monarchy of Grant Island.


Structure

Ministry of Justice of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land

Main article: Ministry of Justice of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land

The Ministry of Justice of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land (MOJ) is a ministerial department of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Government headed by The Lord Chancellor of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land. The department is also responsible for areas of constitutional policy. Its stated priorities are to reduce re-offending and protect the public, to provide access to justice, to increase confidence in the justice system, and uphold people’s civil liberties. The Lord Chancellor is the minister responsible to Parliament for the judiciary, the court system and prisons and probation in The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, with some additional Commonwealth-wide responsibilities e.g. The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Supreme Court and judicial appointments by the Crown.

Ministry of Defence

The Ministry of Defence of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land is the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by His Majesty and his Government and is the headquarters of the Armed Forces of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land. The Ministry of Defence states that its principal objectives are to defend the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land and its interests and to strengthen international peace and stability. The Ministry of Defence also manages day-to-day running of the Armed Forces of The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land, contingency planning and defence procurement.

Ministry of Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Affairs

Ministry of Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Affairs is the Department of the Crown that is the central body which has served the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land since its establishment in 2010 is responsible for immigration, security and law and order. As such it is responsible for the police, fire and rescue services, visas and immigration. The Cabinet minister responsible for the department is The Minister of The Crown For Commonwealth Affairs.

Ministry of foreign affairs

All foreign affairs activities representation abroad, foreign assistance programs, countering international crime, foreign military training programs, the services the Ministry provides, and more—are paid for by the foreign affairs budget, which represents little more than 1% of the total Commonwealth budget.

  • Protecting and assisting Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land citizens living or traveling abroad;
  • Assisting Commonwealth businesses in the international marketplace;
  • Coordinating and providing support for international activities of other Commonwealth agencies (local, state, or federal government), official visits overseas and at home, and other diplomatic efforts.
  • Keeping the public informed about Commonwealth foreign policy and relations with other countries and providing feedback from the public to administration officials.

The Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Department of Foreign relations conducts these activities with a Diplomatic Corps, and normally uses the Foreign Service personnel system for positions that require service abroad. Employees may be assigned to diplomatic missions abroad to represent The Commonwealth, analyze and report on political, economic, and social trends; adjudicate visas; and respond to the needs of Commonwealth citizens abroad.

Ministry For Enlightenment and Faith and Spirituality Affairs

The Ministry For Enlightenment and Faith and Spirituality Affairs of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land Responsibilities are

  • Faith
  • Community cohesion
  • Enlightenment
  • Spirituality

The minister works with religious and community leaders to promote faith, religious tolerance and stronger communities within the Commonwealth. The minister is also Archbishop of Grant Island and is the senior bishop and principal leader of Buntology.

Ministry For Culture of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land

The Ministry of Culture (Spanish: Ministerio de Cultura; is the national executive ministry of the Government of of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land charged with preserving, promoting, and encouraging the growth, free expression and understanding of the culture of the Commonwealth of Marie Byrd Land in all its multi-ethnic forms.

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Government-owned companies

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