Province of Oranmore
|Established||13 February 2023|
|Founded by||Thomas Jacobs|
|Government||Unitary single-executive government under a Federal Catholic Republic|
|Nyck Bradaten (acting)|
• Lieutenant Governor
• Governing party
|Serious Action Party|
|Representation in federal politics|
• Provincial deputy in Congress
|9 km2 (3.5 sq mi)|
• 2023 estimate
The Province of Oranmore, for short Oranmore, is a province of the Roscami Federation, created on the 13th of February 2023. It is the newest province of Roscamistan, and was formerly the Oranmore Autonomous Region.
The first major change to Oranmore was when the three regions in the east side of the Republic were merged as the province of Greater Roscam in May 2021. Oranmore would remain loyal to Thomas Jacobs during the Mervustan Conflict.
In April to May 2022, Jan Kotoński, a former president, began to advocate for Oranmore autonomy. This would culminate in an act creating Oranmore autonomy was passed in June 2022. The official name of the region would be altered to the Oranmore Autonomous Region. Kotoński would also be appointed the President of the Autonomous Region.
On the 13th of January 2023, the 2023 Roscami civil war started in Oranmore, over an Oranmore-based rebel group declared the South Galwegian Democratic Republic independent. This war lasted until the 26th of February 2023, with the South Galwegian surrendering.
The Provinces of Oranmore and Ennis Act was passed by the National Assembly on the 13th of February 2023, and made Oranmore a Province.
Government and politics
The provincial government is composed of three branches, the executive, legislature, and judiciary. The Governor of Oranmore serves as the chief executive, and appoints the Executive Council. The legislative body of the province is the Legislative Assembly, and the Superior Court of Oranmore serves as judiciary.
Oranmore is a major place for the Polish-Roscami community. The last regional president and first Governor was himself Polish, having also served as an influential politician nationally.
The region is home to the Micronational Hockey League team the Oranmore Scouts, founded in January-February 2023.