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    Jersey Government - 1990
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    SOURCE: 1990 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Long-form name: Bailiwick of Jersey

      Type: British crown dependency

      Capital: Saint Helier

      Administrative divisions: none (British crown dependency)

      Independence: none (British crown dependency)

      Constitution: unwritten; partly statutes, partly common law and practice

      Legal system: English law and local statute

      National holiday: Liberation Day, 9 May (1945)

      Executive branch: British monarch, lieutenant governor, bailiff

      Legislative branch: unicameral Assembly of the States

      Judicial branch: Royal Court

      Leaders: Chief of State--Queen ELIZABETH II (since 6 February 1952); Head of Government--Lieutenant Governor Adm. Sir William PILLAR (since NA 1985); Bailiff Peter CRILL (since NA)

      Political parties and leaders: none; all independents

      Suffrage: universal adult at age NA

      Elections: Assembly of the States--last held NA (next to be held NA); results--percent of vote NA; seats--(56 total, 52 elected) 52 independents

      Communists: probably none

      Diplomatic representation: none (British crown dependency)

      Flag: white with the diagonal red cross of St. Patrick (patron saint of Ireland) extending to the corners of the flag

      NOTE: The information regarding Jersey on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Jersey Government 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Jersey Government 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.

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