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Yurok Const. Art. V. Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 1

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 1. Frequency

The Yurok Tribal Council shall meet at least once a month. Each meeting will begin and end with a traditional prayer.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 1, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 1

Current through October 1, 2010

 

Yurok Const. Art. V, § 2

SECTION 2. Quorum

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 2

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 2. Quorum

Six (6) members of the Yurok Tribal Council, or 2/3 of the members if there are vacancies, must be present to constitute a quorum. The Chairperson shall be counted for purposes of constituting a quorum.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 2, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 2

Current through October 1, 2010

 

Yurok Const. Art. V, § 3

SECTION 3. Special Meetings

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 3

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 3. Special Meetings

The Tribal Chairperson and three (3) Yurok Tribal Council members, may call a special meeting of the Yurok Tribal Council at any time they deem necessary by notifying each Council Member in any expedient way at least twenty-four (24) hours in advance of the meeting. Inability to notify all members after reasonable efforts shall not prevent such special meeting from occurring provided a quorum is present.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 3, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 3

Current through October 1, 2010

 

Yurok Const. Art. V, § 4

SECTION 4. Public Meetings

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 4

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 4. Public Meetings

All regular and special meetings of the Yurok Tribal Council shall be open to the members of the Yurok Tribe. The Yurok Tribal Council shall provide an opportunity for public comment by Tribal members at each Yurok Tribal Council meeting. The Yurok Tribal Council may meet in executive session upon determination by the Chairperson or an affirmative vote of a majority of the Council Members present that protection of the Yurok tribe's legal rights, commercial interests and/or privileges against compelled disclosure or the privacy of specific persons requires that specific matters be discussed or voted upon in confidence. All votes, including votes on matters discussed in executive session and the subject of which must remain confidential, shall be by roll call in open session, and all votes shall be a matter of public record.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 4, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 4

Current through October 1, 2010

 

Yurok Const. Art. V, § 5

SECTION 5. Roll Call Voting

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 5

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 5. Roll Call Voting

Roll call votes showing how each member of the Yurok Tribal Council voted on all motions shall be recorded in the minutes of the Council. Motions that die of a lack of a second will also be recorded.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 5, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 5

Current through October 1, 2010

 

Yurok Const. Art. V, § 6

SECTION 6. Consensus

Yurok Tribal Const. Art. V, § 6

The Yurok Tribe of California

Constitution of the Yurok Tribe

Article V--Yurok Tribal Council Meetings

SECTION 6. Consensus

In accordance with Tribal tradition, the Yurok Tribal Council shall attempt to conduct

business by consensus whenever possible.

Yurok Tribal Constitution Art. V, § 6, Yurok Const. Art. V, § 6

Current through October 1, 2010

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