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House Bill 65: Harmful Societies Act

Offline Sir Salibaic

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on: October 05, 2021, 01:14:12 pm
House Bill 65: Harmful Societies Act

Purpose: To criminalise dangerous cults and groups that harm the Union and its citizenry.

Author(s): Sir Salibaic, West Kronisia, Tigslarlowducken


Article A: Definitions

1. A harmful society shall be defined as an organization that meets any of the following criteria:
1.1. A system of religious veneration and devotion directed towards a particular figure or figures of the Union.
1.2. A system of veneration of a harmful activity that threatens citizens wellbeing.
1.3. A society or group that encourages violent activities.
1.4. A society or group that advocates for criminal activities inside or outside the Union.

Article B: Criminalization

1. The High Court is responsible for determining whether a given organization is a harmful society.
2. Members of harmful societies may be charged with Public Disturbance, which shall be a federal crime.
3.1. Public Disturbance may be punished by the following:
3.1.1. Temporary removal of the ability to vote, for a maximum of 6 months.
3.1.2. Temporary removal of the right to hold or run for public office, for a maximum of 1 year.
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Reply #1 on: October 09, 2021, 02:10:31 pm
This act has passed in the House of Representatives with the voting records being as follows:
AYE:
Empire of Elysium [F]
Salibaic [F]
Sidervida [F]
Azerubia [F]
New Waltonburg [F]
West Kronisia [UPP]
Tigslarlowducken [ I ]

NAY:
Caduceo [ I ]
Caribou Island [UPP]


« Last Edit: October 09, 2021, 05:06:31 pm by Empire of Elysium »


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Reply #2 on: October 09, 2021, 10:02:24 pm
I sign this bill into law


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Reply #3 on: October 10, 2021, 04:08:37 pm
I designate this act to be House Bill 65