As officeholders take their seat, there are often times where their status may not necessarily reflect the expected state of reality (which is usually that an officeholder is active in their seat until their term has ended). The following table lists the enumerations for the status of the seat in the Office entity Office entity:

Value Description
active Holding their seat and expected to fulfill the term (if applicable).
on-leave Was an officeholder, but is absent from duty at this time.
temporary-appointment Holds office but not permanently in office and will need to campaign in an upcoming election to keep said seat.
disputed Different branches or levels of government disagree on who holds the position.