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House Bill 59: The Political Parties and Political Campaigning Act

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House Bill 59: The Political Parties and Political Campaigning Act
Purpose: To establish a formal process of the registration of political parties, and to make provision about election law and the conduct of political campaigning.
Author(s): Sir Salibaic. Previous versions under the Political Party Act authored by Sir Lashnakia, West Kronisia, and Alemputo.

Article 1: Definitions

1. For the purposes of this act, the following definitions have been applied henceforth:

Unofficial Political Parties (UPPs) - This shall be defined as political parties that are not officially registered under this act.

Registered Political Parties (RPPs) - This shall be the official term given to parties registered under this act.

Party Members - This shall be the official term given to citizens who are members of registered political parties under this act.

Independents - This shall be used to define anyone who is not a member of a registered political party.


Article 2: Registered Party Regulations

1. To receive status as a registered party, a party must meet the following criteria:

1.1. The party must have a unique name that cannot mislead voters.
1.2. The party must declare its core beliefs.
1.3. The party must declare its system of nominating official candidates in elections.
1.4. The party must declare its membership requirements.
1.5. The party must declare its leadership positions and their system of selecting them.
1.6. The party must contain at least two members.
1.7. The party must not be an interregional political party outside the Union.
 
2. The party may have an emblem or logo, however, this cannot be the exact same as that of another registered political party.

3. The party shall be legally mandated to release an up to date membership list at least once per month.

4. If a registered party fails to keep up with the requirements as described in this article, its registered status shall be revoked.


Article 3: Official Documentation

1. The Founder shall be legally mandated to keep an up to date register of all RPPs. This register must also contain the membership of each political party.

Article 4: Party Elections

1. Constitutional election law applies to all elections, including those of political parties.

Article 5: Union Elections

1. A candidate in an election must state their party affiliation, if they are affiliated with a registered party. Otherwise, they shall be considered an independent.
1.1. Failure to do shall make the candidate liable for criminal prosecution

2. During an election, no party may send more than one telegram to each region in the Union, unless the additional telegram(s) do not pertain to campaigning.

Article 6: Repeals

1. House Bill 58 is hereby repealed.


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This bill has passed a house vote, and is awaiting signature from the Prime Minister. This bill shall be called House Bill 59.

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Sir Salibaic

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I sign


Lashnakia

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Having reviewed the bill at the request of the founder I find no faults.


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No illegalities have been found within this bill.
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Having reviewed the bill at the request of the founder, I find no faults.



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Having reviewed the bill at the request of the founder, I find no faults.
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