A Party is a type of object consisting of a name, a serial number, a set of rules, and a set of member agents. Any agent may create a party at any time by announcing eir intent to the Administrator who shall recognize eir action and assign a serial number, the party creator must also determine an initial set of rules and name for the new party. A newly created party has no members, and a party which is found to have no members continuously for a period of one nweek ceases to exist.0. Rule 352/0 created by P410/1, 01 Mar 2001 00:00:00
The requirements for membership of a party shall be defined by the rules of that party. No agent may become a member of a party without eir consent.0. Rule 353/0 created by P410/1, 01 Mar 2001 00:00:00
The members of a Party must abide by the rules of that Party, with the proviso that no agent may be required to abide by a set of rules of which e has been uninformed. The rules of this game take precedence over the rules of all Parties, but they do not exempt the members of a party from a punishment for failing to comply with the rules of that party.
The rules and membership list shall be maintained by the members of that party. They must be available to all members of that party, but are not required to be available to non-members; all members must be apprised of any change in the rules or party membership. If the otherwise privately kept rules or membership of a party is the subjct of a RFJ, and the judge of that RFJ is not a member of that party, then whomever is responsible for tracking the state of the party rules and any elements defined in the party rules shall make them available available to judge upon the judge's selection, but the Judge shall not further distribute them.0. Rule 354/0 created by P410/1, 01 Mar 2001 00:00:00
In no case may an agent be bound by a set of rules of which e is uninformed.0. Rule 355/0 created by P410/1, 01 Mar 2001 00:00:00
In no case may an agent become a member of a party without eir express written consent, although said consent does not nescessarily have to be posted to the Public forum. Party rules may not take precedence over the rules of this game, although this does not nescessarily exempt a player from penalties for failing to abide by the rules of a party of which e is a member. Party rules may not redefine terms used in the rules of this game.
If a Party ceases to exist the last known state of its rules, membership, and any variables or other objects defined shall be made publicly available.0. Rule 356/0 created by P410/1, 01 Mar 2001 00:00:00