Home

Back to Table of Contents

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Tribal Code

PTN Code § 1-9-1
Section 1-9-1. Purpose

The purpose of this chapter is to ensure the safety of tribal members and all others on Ponca Tribe of Nebraska public property by categorically excluding the possession of firearms of any kind on all public property, buildings and vehicles of the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 1-9-1, PTN Code § 1-9-1

PTN Code § 1-9-2
Section 1-9-2. Provisions

1. The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska strictly prohibits any firearms, licensed or unlicensed, or other deadly weapons on or in any public Ponca Tribe of Nebraska building, facilities, or vehicles.

2. The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska reserves the right to inspect any person as well as any articles and property in any person's possession to detect firearms or other weapons.

3. Any gun, deadly weapon, or dangerous instrument on or in the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska owned or leased premises, facilities, or vehicles may be confiscated.

4. Nothing in this Chapter shall be construed to prohibit the Ponca Tribe game-keeper or other individual specifically identified by the Tribal Council from maintaining firearms or other deadly weapons on tribal property for the purpose of maintaining the Tribe's buffalo herd or other game-keeping duties.

5. Violation of this policy shall result in loss of services, being banned from the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska premises, facilities, and vehicles for a time period set by the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Tribal Council; and shall further result in the possible referral to appropriate law enforcement agencies for possible criminal charges.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 1-9-2, PTN Code § 1-9-2

Home  |   Search  |   Disclaimer  |   Privacy Statement  |   Site Map