On November 2nd, 2019, Their Royal Majesties read the following Kingdom Law changes into court. These updates will be set into motion following the publication in the MEWS. Please understand that these changes are being put into place to protect the populace and our guests.
The Kingdom Law has already been updated online – you can download a full PDF or peruse the article section tabs if you’d like here: https://www.calontir.org/current-calontir-kingdom-law/
Here are the updates to the laws that are being implemented for our Kingdom:
The old verbiage in Kingdom Law stated the following for section Article IX-100:
IX-100 THE ADVOCATE shall be responsible for representing the interests of those members of the populace who have questions or complaints concerning other offices at the local or Kingdom level, and shall be a source of information and advice for dealing with such complaints or general questions as needed. The Advocate shall be appointed directly by the Crown, with an expectant term of office of two years, and may be removed or replaced as the Crown deems necessary.
Previous Kingdom Law, most recently July 13th, 2019
The new verbiage of Article IX-100 now creates an Advocate Office, which will consist of three (3) individuals, who will be selected by the Crown:
IX-100 THE ADVOCATE OFFICE shall consist of three individuals chosen to reflect the diverse Populace of the Kingdom, and be responsible for representing the interests of those members of the Populace who have questions or complaints. The Advocates shall be a source of information and advice for dealing with such complaints or general questions. The Advocates will work with Populace members, Royalty, and Kingdom Officers to bring resolution to issues as needed. The Advocates shall be appointed directly by the Crown, with a three year expectant term of office, replacing one member each year. A member of the Advocate Office may be removed or replaced as the Crown deems necessary, or as circumstances require.
Kingdom Law Updated: November 2nd, 2019
The second part of the changes comes in a complete replacement of Article XIV – Kingdom Courts:
The new verbiage is as follows: