Federal Republic of Pacifica
Republikang Pederal ng Pasipika (Pacifican)
República Federal de Pacifica (Latinican)
"Pagkakaisa at Pag-unlad"(Pacifican)
"Unidad y el Progreso"(Latinican)
(Everish:"Unity and Progress")
"Sulong Pasipika "(Pacifican)
|File:Location Map Pacifica.png|
|Official languages||Pacifican • Everish • Latinican|
|Recognised regional languages|
15% No Affiliation
|Government||Federal full-presidential republic|
|Legislature||Pacifican House of Congress|
• Upper house
• Lower house
|Pacifican House of Representatives|
• Federation of Pacifica from US Eldance
|4 January 1916|
• Celebration of Independence
|1 June 1916|
• Takeover of the Communist Party of Pacifica
|2 July 1948|
• Pacifican Civil War
|19 February-30 November 1974|
• Adoption of Federal System
|30 June 1982|
|Currency||Pacifican Peso (₱) (PAP)|
Pacifica (Pacifican: Pasipika) officially Federal Republic of Pacifica (Pacifican: Republikang Pederal ng Pasipika, Latinican: República Federal de Pacifica) is a sovereign state in the south of Serica. Its capital is Buendia and largest city is Ayala.
Pacifica is a federal full-presidential republic. The current President in office is Victor Cruilles. The Pacifican legislature is the Pacifican House of Congress divided into the Pacifican Senate and Pacifican House of Representatives.
Social Policies and Laws
- You become a legal adult at age 18.
- You can obtain a driver's license at an age depending on the jurisdiction.
- The age of consent depends on the jurisdiction. 15 in Capital Territory, 16 in 5 other states, 17 in 4 other states.
- The legal age of marriage is 18.
- Capital punishment is used but effectively not carried out, with the last execution taking place over 10 years ago.
- Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide are illegal.
- Pornography is legal with age restriction.
- Gambling is legal with age restriction.
- The legal voting age is 18.
- People of all Genders, Religions, Social Classes, and Education level have the right to vote.
- Individuals are required to be citizens to vote.
- Those with criminal records are permitted to vote.
- One must be 21 years old to run for public office.
- In Pacifica, only members of the police force can obtain a weapons license and must be 18 years and older.
- Alcohol (<15% by volume) is legal and restricted for those 18 years and older.
- Alcohol (>15% by volume) is legal and restricted for those 18 years and older.
- Nicotine and Tobacco products are illegal.
- Cannabis is legal for medicinal use only.
- In Pacifica, abortion is legal depending on the circumstance and there is mixed public opinion.
- Costs are generally covered by the state.
- Abortion is legal up to 24 weeks from conception, but a woman is expected to pay for it from her own funds.
- Abortion is legal in the case of fetal defects and costs are covered by the state.
- Abortion is legal in the case of rape and costs are covered by the state.
- Abortion is legal where the mother's life may be threatened but a woman is expected to pay for it from her own funds.
- Abortion is regulated by the state. Only public hospitals are allowed to perform it.
- Same sex activity is legal in Pacifica. LGBT people are widely accepted, but may face stigma.
- The age of consent for same sex intercourse is the same as heterosexual intercourse.
- The LGBT community has the freedom of expression.
- LGBT people are permitted to serve in the armed forces.
- The LGBT community is protected by law from discrimination.
- Same-sex relations and same-sex adoption are recognized depending on the jurisdiction. LGBT people are only allowed to get married in 4 states out of 9, and are allowed to adopt children in 7 out of 9 states. Capital territory allows however, allows both LGBT marriage and adoption.
- Changing one's gender is legal. Two genders are recognized by law.
- Approximately 2-2.9% of Pacifica's GDP is spent on the military annually.
- Women are permitted to serve in the armed forces.
- Conscription is enforced, with alternative service available. Both men and women are conscripted.
Freedom of Speech
- Freedom of speech is granted to all citizens constitutionally.
- It is legal to criticize the government.
- Online speech falls under Freedom of Speech.
- Laws concerning hate speech do exist but are not well enforced.
- Laws concerning the incitement of violence do exist but are not well enforced.
- The press is considered as almost completely free.
- There is minimal censorship online by the government.