Election MMDCCLX (Nova Roma)

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spqr-white-blue-50.gif NOVA ROMA: ELECTION MMDCCLX A.U.C.

Mense Octobre, L. Arminio Fausto Ti. Galerio Paulíno coss.


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A second election has been called.


On prid. Id. Oct. , Consul Tiberius Galerius Paulinus called for candidates for magistracies for the year MMDCCLXI.

Tribune Marcus Curiatius Complutensis called for candidates for Plebeian offices.

Voting Schedule

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Comitia Centuriata

The Comitia centuriata election will take place from: 09:00 PM, 19 November (Roma time) to 09:00 PM, 28 November (Roma time). The diribitores shall provide reports of the progress of the voting in accordance with the provisions of the Lex Fabia de Ratione Comitiorum Centuriatorum.

  • 9:00 PM, 19 November: Voting by the Centuria praerogativa only begins. Centuria praerogativa is centuria III.
    • 9:00 PM, 20 November: Diribitores capture tally of Centuria praerogativa.
  • 9:00 PM, 21 November: Voting by all first class centuries now permitted ( first class = century 1-14).
    • 9:00 PM, 23 November: Diribitores capture tally of all first class centuries.
  • 9:00 PM, 24 November: Voting by all centuries now permitted ( all centuries = century 1-51).
  • 9:00 PM, 28 November: Voting ends.

Comitia Populi Tributa

The Comitia Populi Tributa election will take place from: 09:00 PM, 19 November (CET) to 08:59 PM, 25 November (CET).

Comitia Plebis Tributa

Voting on the Plebiscitum de consecratione:

  • The contio begins in 16 November ,18:00 Roman Time.
  • Voting shall begin in 19 November, 18:00 Roman Time.
  • Voting shall end in 28 November, 18:00 Roman Time.

Comitia Centuriata

Voting in this comitia has ended.

Special procedures for voting in comitia centuriata.

  1. Find your century. Go to the Album Civium. Log in, go to your page and find the century to which you are assigned.
  2. Compare your century with the centuria praerogativa (listed above). If you are in this century you may vote in the first round or in any other round of the election.
  3. If you are not in the centuria praerogativa, are you in another "first class" century? These are centuries I to XIV. All citizens who are in first class centuries may vote in the second and third rounds.
  4. If you are not in a first class century, then you must wait for the third round of balloting.

If you vote before your correct time, your vote won't be counted.

The comitia centuriata is one of three voting assemblies within Nova Roma. The main function of this assembly is to elect the year's two praetores, two consules and one of the two censores. It is sometimes called to vote during the year on laws, but this function is usually performed in the comitia populi tributa. It is also empowered to try legal cases in which a citizen is subject to permanent removal of citizenship.

The offices, number of openings, and candidates are:

Censor (1)

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Tiberius Galerius Paulinus
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Marca Hortensia Maior

Result: Tiberius Galerius Paulinus

Consul (2)

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Marcus Moravius Piscinus Horatianus
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Titus Iulius Sabinus


Praetor (2)

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Marcus Curiatius Complutensis
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Marcus Iulius Severus


Comitia Populi Tributa

Voting in this comitia has ended.

The comitia populi tributa (tribal assembly of the people) or comitia tributa (tribal assembly) is made up of all citizens, grouped into their respective tribes. It is empowered to elect the quaestors and curule aediles, and to enact laws and to try legal cases that do not involve permanent removal of citizenship. The comitia populi tributa is governed by Lex Cornelia de ratione comitiorum populi tributorum (Nova Roma).


Read the text of several rogationes, laws that have been proposed.

Candidates for voting in Comitia Populi Tributa

The offices, number of openings, and candidates are:

Curule Aedile (2)

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Publius Memmius Albucius
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Sextus Lucilius Tutor


Quaestor (8)

There are eight quaestores elected annually to serve as aides and financial administrators to the consules, praetores, and aediles. After eight quaestores have been elected, the newly elected senior magistrates are consulted and asked which of the new quaestores they wish to have assigned to them. The new consules make the final determination of this, publishing an edict assigning quaestores to senior magistrates.

To stand for election as quaestor, a potential candidate is required to be at least 21 years old, must be assiduus, must have been a citizen of Nova Roma for at least one year, and must have previously held the position of an apparitor for at least six months of service.[1]

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Lucius Vitellius Triarius
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Titus Arminius Genialis
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Aula Tullia Scholastica
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Quintus Fabius Maximus
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Lucius Salix Cicero
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Tiberius Cornelius Scipio


Rogator (2)

The two rogatores are magistrates of Nova Roma. The rogators work closely with the censors to process citizen applications, check eligibility, and ensure that voters have voter codes and are properly assigned to centuries and tribes.

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Lucius Rutilius Minervalis
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Gnaeus Equitius Marinus


Diribitor (4)

The four diribitors (Lat. diribitores) are magistrates of Nova Roma who are responsible for counting votes; when they have cross-checked each other, they turn their tallies over to the custodes. Because of their involvement in elections, diribitors cannot run for any office for which they would be counting the votes. In antiquity the diribitors were typically young men who had just completed their military service. The office of diribitor is a traditional first step toward the cursus honorum.

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Marcus Martianius Lupus
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Gaius Aemilius Crassus
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Sextus Postumius Albus
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Gaius Iulius Adventor


Custos (2)

The two custodes take the raw vote tallies compiled by the diribitors and convert them to a tally of tribes and centuries which they then certify to the convening magistrates of elections. The Latin word "custos" means "guard" or "watcher": in antiquity it was typical for very senior people such as senators and consulars to serve as custodes. Because of their involvement in the elections, custodes can not run for any office for which they would be certifying the election results.

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Stephanus Ullerius Venator Piperbarbus


Comitia Plebis Tributa

Voting in this comitia has ended.


This comitia has been called to vote on the Plebiscitum de consecratione.

The comitia plebis tributa (tribal assembly of the plebs) or concilium plebis (assembly of the plebs) is made up of all plebeian citizens, grouped into their respective tribes. It elects both the plebeian aediles and the tribunes of the plebs. It is also empowered to enact laws binding upon the entire citizenry (called plebiscites) and to try legal cases solely involving members of the plebeian order that do not involve permanent removal of citizenship.

Voting on these candidates has ended.

The offices, number of openings, and candidates are:

Aedilis Plebis (2)

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Publius Constantinus Placidus


Tribunus Plebis (5)

The Constitution of Nova Roma provides that there shall be five tribuni plebis (Tribunes of the Plebs), who shall be elected by the comitia plebis tributa, and who shall all be of the plebeian order.

Candidates for tribunus plebis must be citizens in good standing, for at least six full months before taking office, of the plebeian order, assidui, and at least 25 years of age by the date of taking office.

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Titus Flavius Aquila
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Quintus Valerius Callidus
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Quintus Iulius Probus
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Lucia Livia Plauta
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Quintus Arrius Nauta


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