Nominees must be aligned Senators present in Rome.
The current Consul(s) are not eligible.
No pair of Senators may be renominated, but either may be
renominated in a new combination.
Senators may not decline nomination, but they may vote against
If only one eligible pair remains, they are automatically
The elected Consuls decide between themselves who will be Rome
Consul. If no agreement, highest DR chooses.
New HRAO takes over conduct of the senate immediately.
Appointment/Election of Dictator
Only if 3 or more active wars or active war with strength >= 20.
Appointment by agreement of Consuls or by Senate election run by
HRAO if no Consuls.
Appointee must not already hold office.
New Dictator immediately appoints Master of Horse.
Election of Censor
Nominees must be Senators present in Rome with previous Consular
The current Censor IS eligible, but the new Consuls are not.
If only one eligible Senator remains, he is automatically
If no eligible Senators are present, all Senators in Rome are
The Censor temporarily conducts senate business for this phase.
His options are:
Up to two minor prosecutions.
Accused must have held office or collected concession income in
the previous game turn. A returning Governor is accusable
only if he collected personal revenue from his province.
One major prosecution.
Accused must have held office other than governor in the
previous game turn.
Another consenting Senator must be appointed Prosecutor for each
prosecution. The Prosecutor gains the Prior Consul marker and
influence loss / 2 (round up) of a successfully prosecuted
Elections of Governors
Nominees must be Senators in Rome with no other offices who have
not just returned from Governorship this turn.
All vacant provinces must be filled. If only one eligible
Senator is present, he is automatically elected.
A Governor may be recalled from a province before his term is up
by electing a new Governor for that province.
Elected Governors depart immediately and may not participate in
further business this Senate Phase.
Nominations for Governors may be grouped as a single proposal.
The following proposals may be considered in any order, but may only
be grouped into multipart proposals as indicated:
Assignment of open Concessions present in the Forum.
Assignments may be grouped as a single proposal.
A Concession may be proposed only once per Senate Phase.
Passage or repeal of Land Bills.
Proposal for passage must include names of consenting
Senators as sponsor and co-sponsor.
Proposal for repeal must include name of consenting Senator
as sponsor. The sponsor must have popularity greater than
what he will lose by sponsoring and voting for the repeal.
All Senators voting against passage or for repeal lose
popularity regardless of the outcome of the vote.
Changes in Unrest Level and Popularity are made immediately
upon passage. Payment is made in the next Revenue Phase.
Only one of each type of landbill may be proposed per turn.
Only one landbill may be proposed for repeal each turn.
Raising/disbanding of forces.
Number of forces to recruit must be stated but intended usage
need not be.
Payment (10 / unit) for recruitment is made immediately.
Assignment/recall of legions to a province garrison.
Garrison maintenance costs will be paid by the Senate in
future Revenue Phases.
Assignment/recall of forces to prosecute a war.
Only Consuls or Dictator are eligible leaders.
The Field Consul must be sent prior (or simultaneously with)
the Rome Consul.
Sending the HRAO to war ends the Senate Phase.
Force may not be sent without leader's consent if its
combined strength (plus leader's military rating) is less
than that of the war (plus its leader, if any).
Units may not be recalled from Proconsul without his consent
if his combined strength would fall below that of the war.
Recall of Proconsul.
Recalled forces go back to Active box.
Recall may be combined with proposal to send new leader to
same war with same forces (replacement of commander).
Recall of Statesman from exile.
Recalled Statesman rejoins his Family card, if present, or
goes to Forum.
Senator who cast the most votes for recall gets immediate
free unopposed persuasion attempt vs. unmodified loyalty.
Election of Consul for Life.
This proposal may take place anytime after the election of
Nominee must have influence >= 21. He may add his influence
to his votes.
Only one Consul for Life proposal may be made per turn.
The Consul for Life proposal cannot be vetoed.
Once elected, the Consul for Life is immune to
If the Republic survives the current Game Turn, he wins.
Any minor proposal not affecting the rules of the game.
Such as: censure, gratitude, reprimands, insults, etc.
There is no influence penalty for defeat of these motions.