Regent of Campinia

From MicroWiki, the micronational encyclopædia
Jump to: navigation, search
Regent of Campinia
Regency

Flag of the Regent of Campinia.png
Incumbent
Johannes Doorn
StyleHis Excellency
AppointerCouncil of State
Term lengthUnitl the Monarch returns
Formation4 March 2017
Abolished10 March 2017

The Regent of Campinia was a short lived position established in 2017 as a result of the Hertogskwestie The Campinian state was legally a duchy and Elias remained "ceremonial head of state", As de facto head of state, The regent retained significant influence through his constitutional powers and the loyalty of his ministers to the crown. Although his involvement in drafting legislation was minuscule, he nevertheless had the ability to ensure that laws passed by the Campinian parliament conformed to his political preferences.

On 10 March, Elias returned to his duties marking the end of the regency

Appointment

If the monarch is to leave the country or is unable to perform his duties for whatever reason, he can appoint any specific person as his regent and the President of the Council of State will countersign the appointment.But if the monarch does not appoint any regent or cannot make the appointment due to his minority or for any other reason, the Council of State will nominate an appropriate person as regent. The Regent is elected by votes of the senators, If the Regent has more than 5 votes Than the President of the Council of State in the name of the monarch, appoint that person as the regent.