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| emblem image = SealoftheFedPresident.svg
 
| emblem image = SealoftheFedPresident.svg
 
| Term of Office = 4 Standard Years
 
| Term of Office = 4 Standard Years
| Style of Address = See article
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| Style of Address = "Mister President" (male), "Madam President" (female), "Zha President" (''[[zhen]]''), "Sha President" (''{{dis|shen|gender}}''), "Cha President" (''[[chan]]''), "Tha President" (''[[thaan]]''), "Shir President" (asexual)
 
| Method of Selection = popular election
 
| Method of Selection = popular election
 
| Official Workplace = [[Presidential Office]], [[Palais de la Concorde]]
 
| Official Workplace = [[Presidential Office]], [[Palais de la Concorde]]
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==Form of Address==
 
==Form of Address==
The proper form of address for a President of the United Federation of Planets depends upon the nomenclature used by that individual's culture for their gender identity. Common forms of address for Federation presidents include:
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The proper form of address for a President of the United Federation of Planets depends upon the President's sex and species, and are as follows:
   
* "Mister President" if a man (multiple cultures) ({{m|TOS|The Undiscovered Country}})
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* "Mister President" if a male (any species) ({{m|TOS|The Undiscovered Country}})
* "Madam President" if a woman (multiple cultures) ({{n|ST|Articles of the Federation}})
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* "Madam President" if a female (any species) ({{n|ST|Articles of the Federation}})
* "''Zha'' President" if a ''[[zhen]]'' ([[Andorian]]) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}}, {{n|ST|sub={{st|The Fall}}|Peaceable Kingdoms}})
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* "Zha President" if a ''[[zhen]]'' ([[Andorian]]) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}}, {{n|ST|sub={{st|The Fall}}|Peaceable Kingdoms}})
* "''Sha'' President" if a ''{{dis|shen|gender}}'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
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* "Sha President" if a ''{{dis|shen|gender}}'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
* "''Cha'' President" if a ''[[chan]]'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
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* "Cha President" if a ''[[chan]]'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
* "''Tha'' President" if a ''[[thaan]]'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
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* "Tha President" if a ''[[thaan]]'' (Andorian) ({{n|DS9|Andor: Paradigm}})
* "''Shir'' President" if intersex ([[Hermat]]) ({{n|NF|House of Cards}})
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* "Shir President" if an asexual president (of any asexual species)
   
 
==Legislative Duties==
 
==Legislative Duties==
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The president often presides over state dinners, such as the abortive state dinner held in the [[Roth Dining Room]] of the Palais in 2380 to welcome the [[Trinni/ek]] delegation to Earth. ({{n|ST|Articles of the Federation}})
 
The president often presides over state dinners, such as the abortive state dinner held in the [[Roth Dining Room]] of the Palais in 2380 to welcome the [[Trinni/ek]] delegation to Earth. ({{n|ST|Articles of the Federation}})
   
The president also has the power to pardon criminals. In [[2257]], the president - noting former Starfleet Commander [[Michael Burnham]]'s heroic service during the [[Federation-Klingon War of 2256-2257]] - ordered Burnham's criminal record erased, and she was reinstated to full rank. ({{e|DSC|Will You Take My Hand?}})
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The president also has the power to pardon criminals. In [[2257]], the president - noting [[Michael Burnham]]'s heroic service during the [[Federation-Klingon War]] - ordered Burnham's criminal record erased, and she was reinstated to full rank. ({{e|DSC|Will You Take My Hand?}})
   
 
==History of the Role==
 
==History of the Role==
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