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Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California (Carson Colony, Dresslerville Colony, Woodfords Community, Stewart Community, & Washoe Ranches) - Tribal Constitution

Dated: 1990

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Table of Contents.

Preamble.
Article I. Jurisdiction -- [Sections 1-2].
Article II. Membership -- [Sections 1-5].
Article III. Governing body -- [Sections 1-4].
Article IV. Nominations and elections -- [Sections 1-3].
Article V. Vacancies and removal from office -- [Sections 1-2].
Article VI. Powers and duties of the Washoe Tribal Council -- [Sections 1-4].
Article VII. Powers of the community councils -- [Sections 1-2].
Article VIII. Tribal lands -- [Sections 1-6].
Article IX. Referendum, initiative, and recall -- [Sections 1-3].
Article X. Amendments -- [Sections 1-2].
Article XI. Bill of rights.

Bylaws:
Article I. Duties of officers -- [Sections 1-3].
Article II. Seating of council members -- [Sections 1-2].
Article III. Meetings -- [Sections 1-2].
Article IV. Quorum -- [Section 1].
Article V. Order of business -- [Section 1].
Article VI. Salaries and expenses -- [Section 1].
Article VII. Ordinances and resolutions -- [Sections 1-5].
Article VIII. Adoption.
Certificate of results of election.
Approval [of amended Constitution].

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