Executive, Judiciary, and Legislative Branch
The three branches of government
The Executive branch includes the
House of Representatives, Senate
What makes up the Legislative Branch?
Who is in charge of the House of Representatives?
President of the Senate
who is in charge of the senate?
Attorney General, Chief Justice, Supreme Court Judges, Magistrates
What is the Judiciary Branch comprised of?
Wilfred Sedi Elington
Who is the Attorney General of Belize?
Who is the head of government?
Honorable Dean Barrow
Who is the current prime minister of Belize?
Who has the titler power over Belize?
Sr. Colvin Young
Who is the governor general of Belize?
How many members are there in the House of Representatives?
What kind of constituency does Belize have?
England, Barbados, Jamaica
Name three other countries that uses the Westminster constituency
What kind of constituency does America have?
Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico
Name three other countries that uses the Republican constituency
Honorable Johny Briceno
Who is the leader of opposition of Belize?
13 including the president
How many members of the Senate does Belize have now?
How many members can the cabinet have?
How many constituencies does Belize have?
Self Government (18 constituencies)
Independence (28 constituencies)
A body of voters in a geographical location represented by an elected official- uses a map
UDP, PUP, VIP, NABR
Nominees for government
$200.00 and 10 supporters(vouchers)
What do you need in order to be a nominee of government
Mesopotamia, Lake I, Albert, Collect, Fort George, Port Loyola, Queen Square, Pick-stock, Caribbean Shores, Freetown
List the 10 constituencies of Belize
an agency organization has the authority and direct affairs of a country
the way how the governments are elected
those eligible to vote
1987 and 1954
superintendent from England
Abolishment of slavery
Allowed to vote for 5 of the 13members
population 56,071 but only 1035 registered voters
population 63,390 but only 822 registered voters
adult suffrage- now can elect 9 members, only 3 nominated and governor still has special power
B/w Spain and Portugal
Treaty of Tordesillas
Spain got which half of the treaty?
Portugal got which half of the treaty?
June 7, 1474
When was the treaty of Tordesillas?
Which country was the first country to break away from England?
Spaniards & Dutch were moving around then French and British
What is the correct order of how the countries started sailing?