Caelo in terram (Heaven on Earth)
|Official language(s)||Cockatielian English (In Development), American English|
|- President||Anthony Smith (FCP)|
|- Vice President||Dale Anderson (CLP)|
|- Secretary of State||Frank Smith (FCP)|
|Legislature||The Cockatiel Council|
|Established||August 27, 2011|
|Area claimed||2009.99000 (not including territories)|
|Population||7 (excluding territories)|
|Currency||Cockatiel Dollar (CDO) |
De Soto Soto (DSS)
|Time zone||EST (-5) EDT (-4, Summer)|
|National sport||Auto Racing, American Football|
|National drink||Mountain Dew|
|Internet Domain||.cke (proposed)|
The Cockatiel Empire (Deutsch: Nymphensittich Reich, Spanish: Cockatiel Imperio, Regrabetapek Rakwiktrab: Posfa'retwagtàr) is a micronation located in North America. It was founded on August 27, 2011 and it maintains a population of 7 citizens (excluding territories).
The Cockatiel Empire was founded on August 27, 2011. On June 2, 2012, the 4 states of the Cockatiel Empire were established. July 23, 2012 the Cockatiel Empire dropped out of the Grand Intermicronational Alliance. The Cockatiel Empire joins the G-12 Peace on August 6, 2013. On November 2013, the Cockatiel Empire joins three organizations. On December 3, 2013, the Cockatiel Council votes to leave the Grand Micronational Alliance. The Cockatiel Empire annexed the land of the former Union of Asermia on December 7, 2013. It is now called the Territory of Asermia. President Anthony Smith (FCP) decided to let the people on Microwiki vote on the flag and on December 14, 2013, Proposal #5 became the flag of the Territory of Asermia. The other proposals are not being used for anything so they were placed on the Historic Flags of the Cockatiel Empire page under "Proposals that Never Happened".
The Cockatiel Empire belongs in two organizations The Cockatiel Empire is a member in two organizations.
Micronational Alliance Association - November 18, 2013
Fanning Island Committee - May 11, 2014
De Soto Confederation - May 27, 2014
Earth Union - June 4, 2014
The Cockatiel Empire is located in the humid subtropical zone. Typically, summers are hot and humid with high temperatures seldom dropping below 90 degrees and 70 degrees for the overnight low. Afternoon thunderstorms are the norm throughout the summer. The winters are drier and mild, although the rare cold snap will drop temperatures below freezing (32*F). The Cockatiel Empire uses the Fahrenheit temperature system.
Below is the average temperature in the Cockatiel Empire (excluding territories). The average temperatures are official from the Cockatiel Empire Weather Bureau (CEWB).
The highest recorded temperature in the Cockatiel Empire was 97*F which happened on June 29, 2014, August 20, 2014, and August 23, 2014.
Law & Order
More information is on the main article Law and Order in the Cockatiel Empire
If arrested for a crime in the Cockatiel Empire, you are considered innocent until proven guilty during trial.
The worst punishment you can get (only for certain crimes) is death.
- Treason: if convicted can result in either Death or life imprisonment
- Murder (in the first degree) can result anywhere from 75 yrs in prison to death
- Murder (in the second degree) can result anywhere from 25 years to 75 years in prison
- Murder (in the third degree) can result from 20 years to 40 years in prison
- Corruption in Federal, state or local governments can result in removal from office, $500,000 fine and/or 7 years in prison (depending on severity of the corruption)
- Identity theft (if convicted thief live in the Cockatiel Empire) can result in 7-9 years in prison.
- Identity theft (if reside out of the Cockatiel Empire) can result in 11-15 years in prison at the Cockatiel Empire.
Independence Day: August 27
President's Day: September 15
Cockatiel's Day: April 23
The Cockatiel Empire also observes all Christian holidays
The Cockatiel Empire's official religion is Christianity. Although anybody is welcome in the Cockatiel Empire regardless of religion or if they are non religious.
The Cockatiel Empire has four states, six territorial possessions and two colonies.
Port St. Lucie
|Territory of Asermia||Gainesville|
Territory of Tishomingo
Territories can become states if the registered population in those territories vote a majority 2/3 for statehood or in the case of the Territory of Asermia the President can make it a state.
The Cockatiel Empire has two colonies. They maintain a population of three (Three in Cockatielville and zero in Jenkaja). New Cockatielville gained its independence on May 11, 2014 while the Cockatiel Empire was voted to have Jenkaja as a result of the United City States backing out of Fanning Island. The colonies basically have the same privileges and rights as the territories do.
|Colony of New Cockatielville|
|Jenkaja||Same flag as above|
The Cockatiel Empire has Three Branches of the Royal Cockatielian Military. The Cockatiel Empire currently has no Air Force it this time.
- Royal Cockatielian Army
- Royal Cockatielian Navy
- Royal Cockatielian Marines
Currently the official currencies for the Cockatiel Empire are the Cockatiel Dollar and the De Soto Soto. The Cockatiel Dollar consists of coins and dollar bills. Currently the coins are the Penny, Nickel, Dime, Quarter, Half-Dollar, Full Dollar, and Two Dollar (Rare) Coins. The bills are the Dollar, Two Dollar, Three Dollar, Five Dollar, Ten Dollar, Twenty Dollar, Fifty Dollar, Hundred Dollar, Five-Hundred Dollar, and the Thousand dollar bills. As of 12/27/2013, the Cockatiel Empire is the only nation that uses this currency. The Cockatiel Empire also allows the use of the U.S. Dollar and the Canadian Dollar (because of the Canadian Snowbirds coming to the Cockatiel Empire)
Any language is accepted in the Cockatiel Empire but the official languages are Cockatielian English (Still in development) and American English. Other languages that may be spoken in the Empire are Spanish (due to the high population of Hispanics in the territories and in the mainland), and in a lesser extent German.
The Cockatiel Television Network is the only source of media in the Cockatiel Empire. It provides a variety of programming such as music. There are plans of starting a radio station but it is unknown if and when a radio station may happen. The Cockatiel Empire has no interest in creating a national newspaper because of the advancement of technology. However, the Cockatiel Empire may make a news page on the website.
Map of the Cockatiel Empire
Website:Cockatiel Empire Website (Still working on it, going through some MAJOR reconstructing)