High Senate

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The High Senate is a polity located in Halcyon Sector.

Astronavigational Codes[edit]

Polity Astronavigational Codes
Polity Survey Code Type Remarks
Belgardian Sojourn Pre-Imperial Bs No standard code None
Belgardian Sojourn 1st Survey (300) Bs 2-ltr code None
Belgardian Sojourn 2nd Survey (1065) BlSo 4-ltr code None

Description (Specifications)[edit]

Its basic principles and responsibilities are enshrined in a Constitution called the Degrees of Understanding.


To ensure peace and security for its citizens and to set an example as an alliance of planets with a mutual respect for law and order through representative governments.


Stars tend to predominate.

Interstellar Relations[edit]

The High Senate is isolationist and pacifistic, though it maintains powerful, well-equipped armed forces. It is reluctant to intervene in the affairs of other worlds, but its naval- forces vigorously defend free interstellar trade and patrol as far as 5 parsecs beyond the borders. Its warships engage pirates, perform customs inspections and prevent smuggling, escort merchant convoys, and “fly the flag” at neutral ports.

Government & Politics[edit]

Each member world is divided into Districts based on population and economic output. Each District is represented by a Senator and his staff, who meet at the Hall of Assembly on Denirad. The head of state is the President.

The High Senate is run by a civil service bureaucracy divided into Offices of State, each responsible for a specific aspect of government such as Revenue or Agriculture. The High Senate collects taxes, using them to finance internal development and to fund defense.

Its written constitution is enshrined in the Degrees of Understanding.


The capital is Denirad.

Head of State:[edit]

No information yet available.

Governmental Structure[edit]

No information yet available.

Laws and Justice[edit]

No information yet available.


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Personal Freedom:[edit]

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Linguistic Topography[edit]

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Culture and Society[edit]

No information yet available.

Social Status[edit]

No information yet available.

Military and Intelligence[edit]

The Astral Guard are the armed forces of the High Senate.

World Forces[edit]

Denirad: A77689A-B TL–11, Port Capacity 300,000 dTons main port of the High Senate

Troop Strength: Army 1,200 battalions in twelve Army Corps; Marines 120 Battalions in six Marine Divisions

They can build a local variant of the TL–11 Maxwell 4T class Grav APC and the native built TL–11 Leopold 4T class Grav Tank.

Naval Assets:

Val Marin: B886755-A TL–10, Port Capacity 30,000 tons with a Military Base.

Troop Strength: Army 150 battalions in three Army Corps; Marines 15 Battalions

Naval Assets:

History & Background[edit]

It grew from the defeated Scybrian Polyarchy at the end of the Scybrian Wars.


No information yet available.

Physical Astrography[edit]

World Listing:[edit]

8 of 8 World articles in High Senate
Afkhar  •  Denirad  •  Iguna  •  Lon Marin  •  Musuna  •  Scybria  •  Val Marin  •  Xadis  •  
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References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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