The Chamber of Deputies met this evening and confirmed the results of the election. The Consul- and President-elect have been sworn in.
The Consular election of 2021 has today concluded with the election of Dylan Callahan to the office of Consul, and Elizabeth Pemberton to the office of President.
The results of the election will be officially confirmed by the Chamber of Deputies directly, after which the swearing-in ceremonies will be conducted to officially transfer from old to new cabinets.
Voter ID numbers have been sent out to all eligible Delveran citizens in preparation for tomorrow's annual Consular Election.
There are two candidates on the ballot:
Dylan John Callahan, and
Elizabeth Michelle Pemberton.
The election will be conducted with an instant runoff preferential vote. The office of Consul goes to the first-place candidate, while the runner-up will be elected President.
The Consulate announced today that uUpon reception of his eloquently penned "Petition to the Delveran Nation," on June 8th, 2021, Oscar I, Occidian Emperor, became a Delveran citizen by unanimous acclamation.
"The people of Delvera are honored to receive among their number such a great and good friend," said Consul Hannah Callahan.
Emperor Oscar responded to the announcement, "It's a privilege for me to be among my compatriots and feel myself a true Occidian at last! This certainly is one step towards a more closer relation we can develop between Karno-Ruthenians, Occidians and Delverans: already friends and in a near future, brothers!"
The confederal government is now accepting candidate applications for the 2021 Consular Election. Candidate applications will be accepted from now until June 30th, 2021.
The next Chamber meeting will be held on Saturday, March 6 at 8:00 PM. The only agenda item is a restored treaty of friendship with the Austenasian Empire. The original treaty was ratified in September 2016 and rescinded in December 2017.
Consul Hannah Callahan and former Consul Dylan Callahan were honored to receive a warm letter of friendship from His Imperial and Royal Apostolic Majesty Oscar I, along with souvenirs from the Empire of Karnia-Ruthenia. The parcel was a joy to receive, and is highly prized by both former and current consuls.
The next meeting of the Chamber of Deputies will take place on Saturday, January 16 at 8:00 PM CST. The only item on the agenda will be the release of the 2020 legislative gazette.
The Consulate released the report of the September 2020 Census today, announcing that the total citizenry count for Ozarkana is 29. For the Occidian Empire the total is 6. Non-territorial citizens account for 3, giving a total of 38 active citizens in the Grand Republic of Delvera.
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