Beldrio, officially the Beldrian Republic (castellanese: República de Beldrio), is a country in southern Tarephia. Beldrio is located on the Budrian Peninsula, along the south of Bergez Bay, and borders Free Redemia to its south, and Miramar and Latina (la Tira de Tela) to its north. The capital is Lenzo and largest city is Plazafuerte.
Politics and government
Beldrio has a parliamentary government based on a proportional voting system. The parliament is bicameral. The legislative branch is made up of the Chamber of Deputies (Cámara de los Diputados), a lower house with 344 members, elected by popular vote on block lists by proportional representation to serve two-year terms, and the Senate (Senado), an upper house with 144 seats appointed by the regional legislatures to serve four-year terms.
The Prime Minister, officially President of the Government (Presidente del Gobierno), is Beldrio's head of government. The Prime Minister is nominated as candidate by the President of the Republic of Beldrio after holding consultations with representatives from the different parliamentary groups, voted in by the members of the lower house during an investiture session and then formally appointed by the President of the Republic of Beldrio. Also the cabinet is appointed by the President of the Republic of Beldrio, although ministers are proposed by the Prime Minister.
Law and criminal justice
The Supreme Court (Tribunal Supremo) is the highest court in Beldrio for both criminal and civil appeal cases. Administrative and labour cases are competency of the special Appeal Court (Tribunal de Apelaciones). The Constitutional Court of Beldrio (Tribunal Constitucional) rules on the conformity of laws with the constitution.
There is a Supreme Court of Justice (Tribunal Superior de Justicia) in each regional capital city.
Beldrio is divided in judicial districts, each of which has a court of justice, which includes several sections:
- Administrative Section (Sección Administrativa)
- Civil Section (Sección Civil)
- Criminal Section (Sección Penal)
- Labour or Social Section (Sección Laboral o Social)