Parliament of Arkel
|Parliament of Arkel |
Parlement van Arkel
|Speaker||Maarten I of Arkel, Independent |
since June 2009
|First Minister||Niels of Flandrensis, DRP |
since December 2009
|Political groups||DRP (4), NPF (3), FP (2), MPF (2)|
The Parliament of Arkel is the unicameral national legislative of the Principality of Arkel . The Parliament is chosen annualy by the citizens of both Arkel and Flandrensis (the citizens of Arkel have one vote, the citizens of Flandrensis 0,5 vote). Currently the Parliament has the same members as the one in Flandrensis.
The Prince is the Speaker of the Parliament.
The Prince has made a digital model of the Parliament. The wall behind the Speaker is the flag of Arkel, made out of glass. The wall opposite that named wall is completely red and has the text of article 1.1 of the Constitution: Art. 1.1: The Principality of Arkel is a parliamentary monarchy, (Dutch: Art. 1.1: Het Prinsdom Arkel is een parlementaire monarchie).
The Prince made a model of the Parliament:
Overview of the seats of the MPs. Bottom center has the interruption table. Members can interrupt other MP's or ministers with short questions or comments. The Speaker gives the right to speak.
Seats for the Ministers. In the middle a platform where the ministers hold their plea. At the left the platform for the MP's.
Overview of the Parliament. On the left the seat for the speaker. Right the desks for the ministers.