In 2155, the United Earth Starfleet determined that it needed to inform the United Earth Council of evidence of Romulan hijackings of vessels of states belonging to the Coalition of Planets. (ENT novel: Kobayashi Maru)
- The exact nature of the United Earth Council remains unestablished. Its relationship with the United Earth Parliament is unknown. It may be the name for the UP Prime Minister's cabinet, for instance, or it may be the formal name for a parliamentary house.