New Ystad, New Scania Canton
Today the People’s Thing meet for its summer session, which was not held in Thing Meadow but in the newly annexed Matora Park, which General Axeris Rödsson, the Governor of Nya Skåne on Her Majesty’s Command and on the advice of Dylan Grönsson, the Prime Minister.
Her Majesty wore her crown for the occasion, along with a nice blue and white top.
After the usual and customary jokes about staging coups d’etat and Ibis invasions, the session opened with the Thing voting en bloc various decrees and bills that her Majesty had written into force as full time acts by their subject.
Anna Lindström the Convenor of the Zealandian Greens passed the historic Environmental Protection and National Parks Act 2015 which is the first legislation in Zealandian history to protect the environment and to create Zealandia’s first national parks.
The rest of the bills passed included the Anti Fascism act and the Postal Services Act 2015.
The Thing was seen as the first major political victory of the Watermelon Coalition for the year following the success of the Canberra Agreement and Declaration of late 2014.
The Thing ended with the Zealandian Government announcing that a documentary about Zealandia will be filmed and released on the 28th of February