|First Cabinet of Duke Leighton Weston|
|Date formed||27 April 4788|
|Date dissolved||17 June 4793|
|People and organisations|
|Head of government||Duke Leighton Weston|
|Member party||White Rose, LCP + HPL + LDL|
|Status in legislature||Minority government|
|Opposition party||SP, WP, Civic Party|
|Predecessor||Franck II Cabinet|
|Successor||Marcus Weston I Cabinet|
The First Cabinet of Duke Leighton Weston was the government of the Holy Luthorian Empire from April 4788 until June 4793. The cabinet is composed of the White Rose, the LCP and received confidence and supply from the LDL and the HPL. The Office of the Imperator is held by Tom Jones from the Socialist Party.
This cabinet passed economically liberal laws and socially conservative and reactionary bills.
Laws passed Edit
Abortions are only allowed in medical emergencies.
The government does not provide funding for abortions.
Euthanasia is illegal and considered murder.
The nation can only use chemical or biological weapons on non-civilan areas.
Defence industries are privately owned but subsidised by the state.
Open homosexuality is not tolerated in the military. The military has a "don't ask, don't tell" policy.
Only recognised religions may set up religious schools, with no regulations.
Teacher-led prayers in schools are encouraged.
Tax reform: the upper bracket with 60 % income tax is reduced.
Defence: + 3 billions LPD
Infrastructure and Transport: + 2 billions LDP
Health and Social Services: - 1 billion LPD
Education and Culture: + 5 billions LPD
Science and Technology: + 3 billions LPD
Food and Agriculture: + 3 billions LPD
Trade and Industry: + 3 billions LPD
No form of positive discrimination is permitted.
The tax percentage of the profit made by corporations is decreased from 20 % to 15 %.
No employee representation is required on corporate boards
Gender reassignment surgery is illegal.
IVF is legal and unregulated.
Sales tax on luxury goods is increased from 15 % to 25 %.
Sales tax on essential goods is abolished.
Public blasphemy is considered a criminal offense.
Private companies operate TOCs throughout the country.
The government only recognises civil marriages between a man and a woman.
The state operates a compulsory public system combined with an optional private pension.
There is a national agency which owns all forests, but subcontracts the work to private companies.
The government designates ecological preservation zones but does not fund their oversight.
The government requires tree plantation at replacement level for all logging or clearance operations.
The official government position is that climate change is a problem. However we have to balance environmental protection with economic interests.
The nation reserves the right to use chemical or biological weapons in warfare for any reason.
All abortions are illegal.
Companies are encouraged by the government to label food and beverage products
Prostitution is illegal.
The government funds some sports clubs side-by-side with private ones.
Private schools are given funding on a case-by-case basis.
Selective schools are allowed.
All advertising is permitted.
The government has no policy concerning daily working hours.
Foreign investors may invest in national companies, but may not get a majority share.
Only open shops are legal.
|Office of the Imperator||Tom Jones||Socialist Party (Luthori)|
|Office of the Imperial Seal Bearer||Duke Leighton Weston||White Rose|
|Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs||Marquis Stinson Weston||White Rose|
|Deputy Imperial Seal Bearer||John Clay||LCP|
|Chancellor of the Exchequer||Brandon Turely||LCP|
|Secretary of State for Defence||Elaine Stinson||White Rose|
|Chancellor of Justice||Paige Weston||White Rose|
|Secretary of State for the Home Department||Jim Glenn||LCP|
|Secretary of State for Health and Social Care||Mike Stassen||LCP|
|Secretary of State for Education||James Speed||LCP|
|Secretary of State for Food and Rural Affairs||Anthony Hurd||LCP|
|Secretary of State for the Environment and Tourism||Aarron Barr||LCP|
|Secretary of State for International Trade and Industry||Michael Jenkins||White Rose|
|Speaker of the House||John Detmer||WP|