Prime Minister of Efransa

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Prime Minister of the
Kingdom of Efransa
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Standard of the Prime Minister
Incumbent
The Countess of Machy

since 9 May 2019
StyleHer Excellency, the Right Honorable (Official); Your Excellency (Formal); Madam Prime Minister (informal)
ResidenceCaisonia
Term lengthAt His Majesty’s Pleasure (Four months by convention)
Inaugural holderThe Duke of Arreau (as Grand Minister of Maradia)
Formation11 October 2018
SalaryNone

The Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Efransa (Efrasachin: Premiora Ministèria du Rouiame od Elfransa) is the head of government of the Kingdom of Efransa. The Prime Minister is constitutionally the head of His Majesty’s Cabinet, and by convention the leader of the majority party in the National Assembly. The current Prime Minister is the Countess of Machy, who has been in office since May 9, 2019.

The Prime Minister is the leader of the First Ministry, under the Cabinet Act. The Prime Minister also holds either the Ministry of Home Affairs or the Ministry of Foreign Relations, with the Countess serving as Minister of Home Affairs.

History

The position of Prime Minister began in mid-2017 as the Grand Minister of the County Palatinate of Maradia, held by the Duke of Arreau. He continued to serve until the appointment of the Viscount Chatham, even with the position being defunct from September 2017 onward.

The modern premiership originated in October 2018 as the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Floeratia, which was soon followed by a renaming to Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Efransa.

The Viscount continued until January 8, 2019 when he was dismissed in favor of the Baron Caleon, and the two rotated in office throughout April of 2019. The current Prime Minister first took office on May 9, 2019, and then on April 19, 2020.

The Countess swiftly began taking more than constitutional powers for herself, quickly becoming a dictator. As summer of that year came, the King began to take more powers as Emperor. Although, she simultaneously oversaw a period of widespread development.

September had a brief period of republicanism, both the Countess and Viscount, as well as the King served as Prime Minister. The Countess once again served as Prime Minister of Maradia and Fienomige from September to November of that year.

The Viscount became Prime Minister of Ludisirga in January of 2020, with their being no office from November until then. He served until March. After this the position was vacant under the Union of Efransa, before the Countess of Machy took office again on April 19, 2020.

Role

The Prime Minister is the head of government. As such, they oversee the day-to-day operations of the Government. The Prime Minister is the head of the Cabinet and appoints the Cabinet with royal Assent. The Prime Minister is also Co-Chair if the Public Service Board.

Although not required, the King almost always chooses those recommended by the Prime Minister for other positions appointed by the Crown. The Prime Minister as such, is also chief advisor to the King. The Prime Minister is in charge of the First Ministry and is usually Mayor of Caisonia.

The Prime Minister is the chair of the Committee of the Whole of the National Assembly. The Prime Minister is approved as the King’s nominee in a regular session of the National Assembly.

List of Prime Ministers

  • His Grace, the Duke of Arreau (June 16, 2017-October 11, 2018; position defunct from September 2017; as Grand Minister of Maradia)
  • The Most Excellent, the Viscount Chatham (October 11-November 25, 2018; as Prime Minister of Floeratia; November 25, 2018-January 8, 2018; as Prime Minister of Efransa)
  • The Most Honorable, the Baron Caleon (January 8-April 15, 2019)
  • The Most Excellent, the Viscount Chatham (April 15-April 17, 2019)
  • The Most Honorable, the Baron Caleon (April 17-23, 2019)
  • The Most Excellent, the Viscount Chatham (April 23-May 9, 2019)
  • The Most Noble, the Countess of Machy (May 9-July 7, 2019) (July 7-August 11, 2019; as Prime Minister of the Efrasachin Empire; August 11-September 8, 2019; Prime Minister of the Iblusigonian Empire; September 8-9, 2019; as Prime Minister of the Tribarcasian Republic)
  • His Majesty the King (September 8-11, 2019; as Prime Minister of the Tribarcasian Republic)
  • The Most Excellent, the Viscount Chatham (September 11-17, 2019; as Prime Minister of the Tribarcasian Federation)
  • The Most Honorable, the Baron Caleon (September 17, 2019; as Prime Minister of Tribarcas)
  • The Most Noble, the Countess of Machy (September 17-November 25, 2019; Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Maradia: October 11-November 25,2019 as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Maradia and Fienomige)
  • The Most Excellent, the Viscount Chatham (January 10-March 13, 2020; as Prime Minister of Ludisirga)
  • Vacant (March 13-April 10, 2020; as Prime Minister of the Union of Efransa)
  • The Most Noble, the Countess of Machy (April 19, 2020-present)

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