Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians - Tribal Code

Table of Contents Updated: July 2016

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Articles of Association

§1.100 Articles of Association

Chapter 2: Tribal Government

§2.100 Limited Wavier of Sovereign Immunity Ordinance
§ 2.100 Purpose And Intent
§ 2.101 Authority
§ 2.102 Definitions
§ 2.103 Scope Of Sovereign Immunity Protection
§ 2.104 Scope Of Waiver
§ 2.105 Waiver By Ordinance
§ 2.106 Form Of Waiver
§ 2.107 Dispute Resolution For Waivers Of Sovereign Immunity
§ 2.108 No Suit Or Action Permitted Without A Waiver Of Sovereign Immunity
§ 2.109 No Effect On Existing Waivers Of Sovereign Immunity
§ 2.110 Severability
§2.300 Tribal Council Code of Conduct & Ethics
§2.300 Title
§2.301 Purpose And Intent
§2.302 Definitions
§2.303 Interpretations
§2.304 Ethical Conduct
§2.305 Conflicts Of Interest
§2.306 Confidentiality
§2.307 Acceptance of Bribes or Other Monies
§2.308 Casino Policies Applicable to officials
§2.309 Prohibition on Tribal Council Employment
§2.310 Tribal Council Oath of Office and Acknowledgement
§2.311 Scope of Authority
§2.312 Violations of Law
§2.313 Intoxication And Drug Use
§2.314 Enforcement and Appeals
§2.315 Severability
§2.316 Sovereign Immunity
§2.400 Election Ordinance
Section 1. Election Committee
Section 2. Official Voting Roll
Section 3. Nominations for Business Committee
Section 4. Election Day, Time and Location
Section 5. The Ballot
Section 6. Instructions to Voters
Section 7. Sending Ballots
Instructions to the Election Committee
Section 8. Picking Up Box G Mailed-In Ballots
Section 9. Poll Voting
Section 10. Counting Ballots (Election Day)
Section 11. Declaring the Result of Election
Section 12. Seating of New Officer(s)
Section 13. Declaring an Invalid Election
Section 14. Certification
§2.500 Enrollment Ordinance
Section 1. Definitions
Section 2. Enrollment Committee
Section 3. Persons to be Enrolled
Section 4. Applications
Section 5. Action by the Enrollment Committee
Section 6. Reevaluation of Application
Section 7. Appeals
Section 8. Preparation and Certification of Roll
Section 9. Current Membership Roll
Section 10. Use of Approved Membership Roll
§2.600 Committee Policy Ordinance
§ 2.600 Purpose And Intent
§ 2.601 Applicability And Interpretation
§ 2.602 Committees Duties And Standards
§ 2.603 General Committee Duties
§ 2.604 Committee Recommendations To The Tribal Council
§ 2.605 Ethics
§ 2.606 Conflicts Of Interests
§ 2.607 Confidentiality
§ 2.608 Committee Eligibility
§ 2.609 New Committee Members
§ 2.610 Committee Member Terms
§ 2.611 Resignation
§ 2.612 Removal
§ 2.613 Vacancies
§ 2.614 Return Of Property
§ 2.615 Election Of Officers
§ 2.616 Officer Duties
§ 2.617 Committee Meetings
§ 2.618 Meeting Minutes; Recordings And Transcripts
§ 2.619 Voting
§ 2.620 Reporting Requirements
§ 2.621 Committee Records
§ 2.622 Financial Accountability
§ 2.623 Compensation
§ 2.624 Reimbursement
§ 2.625 Limitation Of Liability
§ 2.626 Severability
§ 2.627 No Waiver Of Sovereign Immunity
§2.700 Delegates Ordinance
Section 11.0 Title
Section 11.1 Purpose and Authorization
Section 11.2 General Policy
Section 11.3 Appointments
Section 11.4 Qualifications
Section 11.5 Terms of Office
Section 11.6 Removal of Members and Vacancy
Section 11.7 Compensation and Reimbursement of Members
Section 11.8 Absence from Meetings
Section 11.9 Election of Advisory Body Officers
Section 12.0 Amendment and Rescission
Section 12.1 Reports to Business Committee
Section 12.2 Severability
Section 12.3 Effective Date
§2.800 Tribal Consultation Ordinance
§ 2.800 Introduction
§ 2.801 Authority and Purpose
§ 2.802 Scope
§ 2.803 Definitions
§ 2.804 Legal Background
§ 2.805 Intent and Expectation
§ 2.806 The Need for A Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians Consultation Ordinance
§ 2.807 Guiding Principles
§ 2.808 Objective of Consultation
§ 2.809 Establishment of Point of Contact
§ 2.810 Professionalism in Governmental Relations
§ 2.811 Rincon Band of Luiseño Indian's Definition of Consultation
§ 2.812 Consultation Procedure
§ 2.813 Consultation Record
§ 2.814 Waiver Sovereign Immunity
§2.900 Codification Ordinance
§ 2.900 Authority And Purpose
§ 2.901 Definitions
§ 2.902 Establishment Of A Tribal Codification System
§ 2.903 Organization Of The Rincon Tribal Code
§ 2.904 Organization Of Ordinances And Other Governing Documents: Ordinance Numbering
§ 2.905 Recordkeeping; Attorney General
§ 2.906 Legal Effects Of Formatting
§2.1000 Enrollment Administrative Policy 
1. General Provisions
1.1. Purpose
1.2. Interpretation
1.3. Modification
1.4. Definitions
2. Enrollment Committee Membership
2.1. Enrollment Committee Eligibility
2.2. Election and Terms of Enrollment Committee Members
2.3. Resignation
2.4. Removal
2.5. Vacancies
3. Enrollment Committee Meetings
3.1. Enrollment Committee Meetings
3.2. Meeting Minutes
4. Enrollment Committee Duties
5. Eligibility for Enrollment
6. Application Process
6.1. Enrollment Application Forms
6.2. Receipt of an Enrollment Application
6.3. File Set Up and Maintenance
6.4. Review of Application for Completeness
6.5. Forwarding Applications to Enrollment Committee
6.6. Enrollment Committee Processing of Applications
6.7. Applicants Determined to be Ineligible
6.8. Applicants Determined to be Eligible of New Members
7. Maintaining Current Membership Roll
7.1. Process for Maintaining Current Membership Roll
7.2. Updating Names and Mailing Addresses
7.3. Additions to Membership Roll
7.4. Deaths
7.5. Voluntary Relinquishment
8. Re-Evaluation of Members' Enrollment Applications
8.1. Re-Evaluation of Erroneous Enrollment Applications
8.2. Re-Evaluation of Prior Enrollment Committee Decisions
§2.2000 Rincon Government Organization Ordinance
§ 2.2000 Purpose and Intent
§ 2.2001 Authority
§ 2.2002 Definitions
§ 2.2003 Government Organization, Roles & Plan
§ 2.2004 Tribal Law & Policy/Order of Precedence
§ 2.2005 Policy Maintenance & Codification Standards
§ 2.2006 Policy Format
§ 2.2007 Tribal Council & General Membership Meeting Procedures

Chapter 3: Tribal Court

§3.100 Tribal Court Jurisdiction Ordinance
§ 3.100 Title
§ 3.101 Purpose and Policy
§ 3.102 Territorial Jurisdiction
§ 3.103 Subject Matter Jurisdiction
§ 3.104 Personal Jurisdiction
§ 3.105 Concurrent Jurisdiction
§ 3.106 Jurisdiction Over Property
§ 3.107 Sovereign Immunity
§ 3.108 Savings Clause
§3.300 Intertribal Court Rules
The Code of Civil Procedure and Rules of Court
PREAMBLE
I. Scope of Rules
II. Incorporation by Reference
III. Construction
IV. Application
Article I. Violations of Tribal Law
Section 1.1 The Civil Infraction
1.1.01. Authority to Issue
1.1.02. Issuance
1.1.03. Identification
1.1.04. Final Determination unless Contested
1.1.05. Notice of Requirements
1.1.06. Deadline for Response
1.1.07. Response Options
1.1.08. Failure to Respond
1.1.09 Filing with the Court
Section 1.2 Hearings
1.2.01. In General
1.2.02. Judicial Hearings
Article II. Private Actions - Commencing the Action
Section 2.1. Commencing the Action
2.1.01. Commencement of an Action
2.1.02. Statute of Limitations
2.1.03. Filing Fee
2.1.04. Number of Copies
2.1.05. Complaint Form
2.1.06. The Contents of the Complaint
2.1.07. Signing of the Complaint
2.1.08. Nonconforming Documents
2.1.09. Process of Filing the Complaint
Section 2.2. Service of Process
2.2.01. Issuance of Summons
2.2.02. Time Limit for Service
2.2.03. The Summons
2.2.04. Process Server
2.2.05. Service Area
2.2.06. Notice Required
2.2.07. Service Methods
2.2.08. Service of Corporations
2.2.09. Service of Minors
2.2.10. Service on an Incompetent or Confined
2.2.11. Proof of Service
Service 2.3 The ICSC's Jurisdiction
2.3.01. Generally
2.3.02. Subject Matter Jurisdiction
2.3.03. Personal Jurisdiction
Section 2.4. The Defendant's Answer
2.4.01. Time Frame for the Answer
2.4.02. Contents of the Answer
2.4.03. Failure to Deny
2.4.04. Filing of the Answer
2.4.05. Trial Date
2.4.06. Negotiated Settlement
2.4.07. Counterclaims
2.4.08. Cross-Claims
2.4.09. Third Party Claims
2.4.10. Joinder of a Third Party
2.4.11. Separate Trial
Section 2.5. General Rules Regarding Complaints, Answers and Motions
2.5.01. Submission on only Legitimate Claims and Information
2.5.02. Pleadings Liberally Construed
2.5.03. Motions
2.5.04. Motionsnand other Papers
2.5.05. Signing of Motion
2.5.06. Contents of Motion
2.5.07. Service of the Motion
2.5.08. Opposition
2.5.09. When Accepted
2.5.10. Limitations
2.5.11. Hearings
Section 2.6. Specific Types of Motions
2.6.01. Coverage
2.6.02. Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Subject Matter Jurisdiction
2.6.03. Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Personal Jurisdiction
2.6.04. Motion to Dismiss for Insufficient Summons or Service Process
2.6.05. Motion to Dismiss for Failure to State a Claim
2.6.06. Motion to Amend Pleadings
2.6.07. Motion to Make More Definite and Certain
2.6.08. Motion to Strike
2.6.09. Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings
2.6.10. Motion for Summary Judgment
2.6.11. Motion for New Trial
Article III. Private Action - Joinder of Parties
Section 3.1. General Rules
3.1.01. Persons the ICSC Shall Join
3.1.02. How the ICSC Proceeds when Joinder is not feasible
3.1.03. Misjoinder and Nonjoinder of Parties
Section 3.2 Intervention, Impleader, Class Action and other forms of Joinder
3.2.01. Incorporation by Reference
Article IV. Private Action - Pretrial Discovery
Section 4.1. General Rules
4.1.01. General Rules
4.1.02. Examples of Discovery
4.1.03. Limitations
4.1.04. Protective Orders
Section 4.2. Required Discovery
4.2.01. Initial Discovery
4.2.02. Expert Witnesses
4.2.03. Pretrial Disclosure
4.2.04. Forms of Disclosure
4.2.05. Signing of Disclosures
Section 4.3 Additional Discovery
4.3.01. Depositions upon Oral Examination
4.3.02. Depositions upon Written Question
4.3.03. Use of Depositions in Court Proceedings
4.3.04. Persons who may conduct Deposition
4.3.05. Interrogatories
4.3.06. Production of Documents/Entry upon Land for Inspection
4.3.07. Physical and Mental Examinations
4.3.08. Requests for Admissions
Section 4.4. Discovery Procedure
4.4.01. Discovery Procedure
4.4.02. Failure to Disclose
4.4.03. Good Faith Disputes
4.4.04. Supplementing Discovery
4.4.05. Deadline
Article V. Private Action - Subpoenas
Section 5.1 Subpoenas
5.1.01. Issuance by Parties
5.1.02. Issuance by Court
5.1.03. Srevice of Subpoena
5.1.04. Failure to Appear
5.1.05. Production of Documents
5.1.06. Quashing of Subpoenas
5.1.07. Notifying Witness
5.1.08. Witness Fees
Article VI. Private Action - Pretrial Conference
Section 6.1. Pretrial Conference
6.1.01. Generally
6.1.02. Purpose
6.1.03. Discovery
Article VII. The Trial
Section 7.1. Tenets of Trial Procedure
7.1.01. In General
7.1.02. Procedure
7.1.03. Standard of Proof
7.1.04. Applicable Law
7.1.05. Tribal Customary Law
7.1.06. Evidentiary Rules
Section 7.2. Pretrial Injunctions
7.2.01. Preliminary Injunctions
7.2.02. Temporary Restraining Orders
Section 7.3. Handling of Cases
7.3.01. Alternative Dispute Resolution
7.3.02. Consolidation of Cases
7.3.03. Separation of Trials
7.3.04. Substitution of Parties
Section 7.4. Dismissal of Actions
7.4.01. By Plaintiff
7.4.02. By the Court
7.4.03. By the Defendant
Section 7.5 Judgments by the Court
7.5.01. Bench Trials
7.5.02. Remedies
Section 7.6 Execution
7.6.01. In General
7.6.02. Seizure of Property
7.6.03. Sale of Seizure Property
7.6.04. Limitation on Seizure
Section 7.7 Appeals
7.7.01. Appeals in Civil Cases
Section 7.8 Control of the Courtroom
7.8.01. Contempt of Court
§3.500 Tribal Arbitration Enforcement Ordinance
Chapter I. Purpose, Public Policy, Applicability and Authorizations
Section 1.01. Short Title
Section 1.02. Purpose
Section 1.03. Public Policy
Chapter II. Definitions
Chapter III. Appointment of a Special Master
Section 3.01. Appointment and Qualifications of Special Masters
Section 3.02. Independence of Special Masters
Section 3.03. Compensation of Special Masters
Section 3.04. Powers
Chapter IV. Rules of Procedure
Section 4.01. Scope of Rules of Procedure
Section 4.02. Request for Enforcement of Arbitration Decision
Section 4.03. Authority of Special Master to Enforce Arbitration Award
Section 4.04. Notice of Hearing
Section 4.05. Ex Parte Communications
Section 4.06. Appearance through Counsel
Section 4.07. Determinations by the Special Master
Section 4.08. Sanctions
Chapter V. Jurisdiction and Comity
Section 5.01. Consent to Jurisdiction
Section 5.02. Comity
§3.800 Appellate Ordinance
Chapter 1. Establishment and Operation of the Intertribal Court of Southern California
Section 101. Establishment of the Intertribal Court of Southern California
Section 102. Intertribal Court Membership
Section 103. Withdrawal from Membership in the Intertribal Court of Southern California
Section 104. Administrative Branch of the Intertribal Court of Southern California
Section 105. Services to Member Tribes
Section 106. Board of Directors
Section 107. Composition of the Courts
Section 108. Records of the Court
Section 109. Rules of the Court
Section 110. Civil Jurisdiction of the Court
Section 111. Criminal Jurisdiction of the Court
Section 112. Jurisdiction Over Persons Outside the Reservation of the Consortium Member Tribe
Section 113. Jurisdiction Over Suits Commenced by Tribe
Section 114. Tribe Immune from Suit
Section 115. Limitation on Tribal Judgments
Chapter 2. Establishment and Operation of Court of Appeals
Section 201. Creation of Court of Appeals
Section 202. Jurisdiction of Court of Appeals
Section 203. Composition of the Court of Appeals
Section 204. Records of Court of Appeals
Section 205. Right of Appeal
Section 206. Procedure on Decision for Review in Civil Cases
Section 207. Procedure on Appeal of Criminal Cases
Section 208. Judgment Against Surety
Section 209. Record on Appeal
Section 210. Briefs and Memoranda
Section 211. Oral Argument
Chapter 3. Judges
Section 301. Term
Section 302. Appointment
Section 303. Minimum Qualifications of Judges
Section 304. Salary
Section 305. Removal
Section 306. Disqualification
Chapter 4. Court Administration
Section 401. Office of Clerk
Section 402. Duties
Chapter 5. Attorneys and Lay Counselors
Section 501. Qualifications for Admissions as Attorney or Lay Counselor
Section 502. Roll of Attorneys and Lay Counselors
Section 503. Right to Counsel
Section 504. Disbarment and Suspension

 Chapter 4: Finance and Revenue

§4.400 Tribal Tax Ordinance
§ 4.400 Title
§ 4.401 Authority
§ 4.402 Findings And Purpose
§ 4.403 Definitions
TRIBAL BUSINESS LICENSE
§ 4.404 Business License
§ 4.405 Application
§ 4.406 Fee
§ 4.407 Review
§ 4.408 Issuance
§ 4.409 Duration
§ 4.410 Cancellation
§ 4.411 Reissuance
§ 4.412 Transferability; Display
§ 4.413 Separate License For Each Location
SALES TAX
§ 4.414 Imposition And Rate
§ 4.415 Method Of Collection
§ 4.416 Tax As Debt To Tribe
§ 4.417 Presumption That All Gross Receipts Are Taxable
§ 4.418 Exemptions
HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX
§ 4.419 Hotel Occupancy Tax Imposition & Rate
§ 4.420 Method Of Collection
§ 4.421 Tax As Debt To Tribe
§ 4.422 Exemptions
§ 4.423 (Reserved For Tabacco Tax)
§ 4.424 (Reserved For Fuel Tax)
§ 4.425 (Reserved For Contractor Gross Receipts)
§ 4.426 (Reserved For Luxury Tax)
§ 4.427 (Reserved For Privilege Tax)
§ 4.428 (Reserved For Property Tax)
§ 4.429 (Reserved For Utility Tax)
§ 4.430 (Reserved Through § 4.445)
§ 4.446 Date Tax Due
§ 4.447 Appropriation Of Tax Revenue
REPORTING
§ 4.448 Forms For Return
§ 4.449 Time For Filing Return
§ 4.450 Delinquency Date
§ 4.451 Jeopardy Reporting
§ 4.452 Extensions
§ 4.453 Final Return
§ 4.454 Interest And Civil Penalties
§ 4.455 Erroneous Advice Or Misleading Statements By The Tax Collector; Abatement Of Penalties And Interest; Definition
§ 4.456 Deficiencies; When Inaccurate Return Is Filed; When No Return Is Filed
§ 4.457 Closing Agreements
§ 4.458 Limitation Periods
§ 4.459 Tax Collector May Examine Books And Other Records; Failure To Provide Records
§ 4.460 Erroneous Payment Of Tax; Credits And Refunds; Limitations
ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW
§ 4.461 Administrative Review; Petition For Hearing Or For Redetermination; Finality Of Order
§ 4.462 Jeopardy Assessments
§ 4.463 Judicial Review
§ 4.464 Collection Of Assessed Taxes
§ 4.465 Manner Of Making Remittance Of Tax; Collector's Receipt
§ 4.466 (Reserved Through § 4.493)
MISCELLANEOUS
§ 4.494 Indemnity For State Taxes
§ 4.495 State Taxation Not Approved
§ 4.496 Apportionment
§ 4.497 Severability
§ 4.498 No Waiver Of Sovereign Immunity
§ 4.499 Administration; Rulemaking; Confidentiality
§4.600 Tribal Investment Policy Ordinance
§4.700 Non-Gaming Revenue Allocation Ordinance
§ 4.700 Purpose
§ 4.701 Applicability And Interpretation
§ 4.702 Definitions
§ 4.703 Allocation Plan
§ 4.704 Annual Accounting
§ 4.705 Deposit
§ 4.706 Withdrawal And Accounting
§ 4.707 Time Of Non-Gaming Per Capita Distribution
§ 4.708 Eligibility For Non-Gaming Per Capita Payments
§ 4.709 Calculation And Disbursement Of Per Capita Payments
§ 4.710 Miscellaneous

Chapter 5: Employment

§5.400 Prevailing Wage Ordinance
§ 5.400 Purpose
§ 5.401 Definitions
§ 5.402 Payment of Prevailing Wage Required
§ 5.403 Determination of Tribal Prevailing Wage
§ 5.404 Employer Requirements
§ 5.405 Tribal Court Action/Jurisdiction
§ 5.406 Sovereign Immunity
§ 5.407 Severability
§ 5.408 Effective Date

Chapter 6: Gaming Secretarial Procedures

§6.100 Patron Tort Claim Ordinance
Title I. Title
Title II. Definitions
Title III. Purpose
Title IV. Causes of Action
Title V. Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity
Title VI. Notice of Injury and Claims Process
A. Notice of Injury
B. Form of Notice
C. Time for Submission of Notice of Injury
D. Place and Person for Submission of Notice of Injury
E. Action on Notice of Injury
F. Commencement of Suit in Tribal Court
G. Court Rules
H. Finality
I. Acceptance of Settlement
Title VII. Claims Excluded
Title VIII. Recognized Tribal Defenses
Title IX. Remedy Limitations
Title X. Burden of Proof
Title XI. Applicable Law
Title XII. Inconsistent Laws Repealed
Title XIII. Effective Date
Exhibit A - Notice of Injury Form
§6.200 Gaming Ordinance
Title 1. Purpose
Title 2. Applicability
Title 3. Definitions
3.01. Annual Commission Budget
3.02. Application
3.03. Band
3.04. Business Committee
3.05. Calendar Year
3.06. Chairman
3.07. Class I Gaming
3.08. Class II Gaming
3.09. Class III Gaming
3.10. Commission
3.11. Commissioner or Commission Member
3.12. Commission Staff
3.13. Day
3.14. Gaming or Gaming Activity
3.15. Gaming Equipment or Gaming Device
3.16. Gaming Facility
3.17. GAming Operation
3.18. Gaming Resources
3.19. Gaming Resource Supplier
3.20. IGRA
3.21. Key Employee
3.22. Licensee
3.23. Management Contract or Contract
3.24. Net Revenues
3.25. Patron
3.26. Person
3.27. Primary Management Official
3.28. Principal
3.29. Regulations
3.30. Reservation
3.31. Tribal-State Compact or Compact
3.32. Words and Terms
Title 4. Gaming Authorized
Title 5. Ownership of Gaming Operation
Title 6. Use of Gaming Revenue
Title 7. Tribal Gaming Commission
7.01. Establishmetn of Commission
7.02. Restrictions on Commissioners
7.03. Code of Ethics
7.04. Compensation of Commissioners
7.05. Selection of Chairperson
7.06. Meetings Open to the Public
7.07. Quorum Required
7.08. Quarterly Reports
7.09. Powers
7.10. Issuance of Regulations
7.11. Request for Commission Action
7.12. Duties of the Commission
7.13. Right of Inspection
7.14. Powers of Delegation; Budgeting Matters
7.15. Record-Keeping
7.16. Processing Employee and Patron Complaints
7.17. Violations of Gaming ORdinance - Civil Infraction
7.18. Limitations Period
7.19. Limitation on Gifts and Compensation
Title 8. Executive Director
8.01. Qualifications of Execution Director; Salary
8.02. Authority of Executive Director
8.03. Files and Records to be Maintained by the Executive Director and the Commission; Confidentiality of Information
Title 9. Licensing
9.01. License Requirements
9.02. Nature of Gaming License
9.03. Licensing, Regulations and Procedures
9.04. Licenses
9.04.01. Gaming Employee Licensing
9.05. Facility Licenses
9.06. Additional Licensing Authority
9.07. Prohibition Against Unlicensed Activities
9.08. Authorization of Class II Gaming Activity; Net Revenue Allocation; Audits; Contracts
9.09. Issuance of Tribal Gaming Licenses - Objections
9.10 License & Regulatin of Class III Gaming Activities - Tribal-State Compact Required
9.11. Notification of Change of Principals
9.12. Applicatino Fee
9.13. Background Investigation
9.14. Failure of Applicant to Disclose Material Information
9.15. Temporary Gaming License
9.16. Parameters of Licenses
9.17. Initial Licensing
9.18. Voting on Licensing; Notice Procedures and Review Hearings
9.19. Executive Director Findings Following Review Hearing
9.20. Notification of Executive Director Decision
9.21. Right to Appeal; Scope of Review; Timing
9.22 Ability to Reapply for a License
9.23. Right to Appeal Civil Fine and Forfeiture Action to Tribal Court
9.24. Registration of Persons Providing Goods and Services to the Gaming Operation
9.25. Waiver of LIcensing and Registration for Certain Entertainers
Title 10. Management Contracts
10.01. Commission Licensing of Management Contractor Required
10.02. Provisions of Management Contracts
10.03. Percentage of Net Revenue Fees
Title 11. Licenses for Key Employees and Primary Management Officials
11.01. Policies and Procedures
11.02. Application Forms
11.03. Application Notice
11.04. Updated Notice
11.05. Background Investigations
11.06. Eligibility Determination
11.07. Procedures for Forwarding Applications and REports for Key Employees and Primary Management Officials to the National Indian Gaming Commission
11.08. Report to the National Indian Gaming Commission
11.09. Additional Eligibility Determination Requirements
11.10. Granting a Gaming License
11.11. License Suspension or Revocation
11.12. No Property Interest in License
11.13. No Assignment or Transfer
Title 12. Annual Audit
12.01. Minimum Procedure for Control of Internal Fiscal Affairs
12.02. Minimum Internal Control Standards
12.03. Commission's Right to Conduct Audits
12.04. Prohibition Against Embezzlement
Title 13. Annual Audit
13.01. Requirement of Annual Audit
13.02. Contracts Included in Scope of Audit
Title 14. Review and Approval of Gaming
14.01. Prohibition Against Gaming
14.02. Grace Period
14.03. Authorization of Gaming
14.04. Approval of Gaming Equipment
14.05. Maintenance of Rules
14.06. Gaming Rules and Procedures
Title 15. Exclusion or Ejection of Individuals
15.01. Exclusion List
15.02. Notice and Opportunity to be Heard
15.03. Prohibition Against Listed Individuals
15.04. Ejection of Certain Individuals
Title 16. Unlawful Acts
16.01. Additional Unlawful Acts
16.02. Prohibition Against Electronic Aids
Title 17. National Indian Gaming Commission & Tribal-State Compact
17.01. National Indian Gaming Commission - Regulations
17.02. National Indian Gaming Commission - Assessment
17.03. Compact with the State of California
Title 18. Protection of the Environment and Public Health and Safety
Title 19. Miscellaneous
19.01. Security
19.02. Maintenance of Ordinance and Regulations
19.03. Compliance with Other Laws
19.04. Amendment of Commission Regulations
19.05. Severability
19.06. Captions
Title 20. Sovereign Immunity
Title 21. Consent to Jurisdiction
Tilte 22. Law Enforcement; Fingerprinting and Criminal Background Checks
Title 23. Agent for Service
Title 24. Patron Disputes
24.01. Patron Gaming Disputes
24.02. Patron Rights Regarding Gaming Disputes
24.03. Commission Action on Patron Gaming Disputes
Title 25. Amendments
Title 26. Repeal
Title 27. Effective Date

§6.500 Tribal Uniform Commercial Code
Article 1. General Provisions
1-101. Short Title
1-102. Scope of Article
1-103. Construction of UCC to Promote its Purposes and Policies; Applicability of Supplemental Principles of Law
1-104. Construction Against Implied Repeal
1-105. Severability
1-106. Use of Singular and Plural; Gender
1-107. Section Captions
1-108. Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act
1-109. No Waiver of Sovereign Immunity
1-110. No Application to Property Not Alienable
1-111. References to Other Provisions of the Uniform Commercial Code
1-201. General Definitions
1-202. Notice; Knowledge
1-203. Lease Distinguished from Security Interest
1-204. Value
1-205. Reasonable Time; Seasonableness
1-206. Presumptions
1-301. Territorial Applicability; Parties' Power to Choose Applicable Law
1-302. Variation by Agreement
1-303. Course of Performance, Course of Dealing, and Usage of Trade
1-304. Obligation of Good Faith
1-305. Remedies to be Liberally Administered
1-306. Waiver or Renunciation of Claim or Right after Breach
1-307. Prima Facie Evidence by Third-Party Documents
1-308. Performance or Acceptance Under Reservation of Rights
1-309. Option to Accelerate at Will
1-310. Subordinated Obligations
Article 8. Investment Securities
8-101. Short Title
8-106. Control
Article 9. Secured Transactions
9-101. Short Title
9-102. Definitions and Index of Definitions
9-103. Purchase-Money Security Interest; Applicatino of Payments; Burden of Establishing
9-104. Control of Deposit Account
9-105. Control of Electronic Chattel Paper
9-106. Control of Investment Property
9-107. Control of Letter-of-Credit Right
9-108. Sufficiency of Description
9-109. Scope
9-110. Security Intersts Arising Under Article 2 or 2A
9-201. General Effectiveness of Security Agreement
9-202. Title to Collateral Immaterial
9-203. Attachment and Enforceability of Security Interest; Proceeds; Supporting Obligations; Formal Requisites
9-204. After-Acquired Property; Future Advances
9-205. Use or Disposition of Collateral Permissible
9-206. Security Interest Arising in Purchase or Delivery of Financial Asset
9-207. Rights and Duties of Secured PArty Having Possession or Control of Collateral
9-208. Additional Duties of Secured Party Having Control of Collateral
9-209. Duties of Secured Party if Account Debtor has been Notified of Assignment
9-210. Request for Accounting; Request Regarding List of Collateral or Statement of Account
9-301. Law Governing Perfection and Priority of Security Interests

Chapter 7: Business & Economic Development

§7.400 Alcohol Control Ordinance

§7.600 Rincon Business Leasing Regulations

 

Chapter 8: Natural Resources

§8.100 Hunting Ordinance

§8.200 Fowl Ordinance

§8.300 Environmental Enforcement Ordinance

§8.400 Tribal Environmental Policy Ordinance

§8.500 Illegal Dumping of Waste Matter Ordinance

§8.600 Hazardous Material Control Ordinance

§8.700 Land Assignment Ordinance

§8.900 Water Resources Protection Ordinance

 

Chapter 9: Domestic Relations

§9.100 Children’s/Juvenile Ordinance

 

Chapter 10: Cultural Resources

 §10.100 Cultural Resources Protection 

 

Chapter 14: Housing

§14.200 Mortgage Lending Ordinance

§14.400 Emergency Interim Residential Ordinance

§14.500 Rincon Utilities Ordinance

Resolution 2012-04  Emergency Interim Commercial and Industrial Development

§14.700 Structures Older Than 10 Years

 

Chapter 15: Public Safety

§15.100 Curfew Ordinance

§15.200 Peace and Security Ordinance

§15.500 Eviction & Removal of Persons or Property Ordinance

§15.600 Registration, Census, & Exclusion Ordinance

§15.800 Electrical Services Ordinance

§15.900 Sign Ordinance

§15.1000 Canine Control Ordinance

§15.3000 Fire Hazard Abatement Ordinance

§15.4000 Grazing/Bovine and Livestock Ordinance

§15.5000 Rincon Targeted Picketing Ordinance

 

Chapter 17: General Walfare

§17.100 Rincon Education Scholarship Program Ordinance

§17.200 Rincon Member Burial Fund Program Ordinance

§17.300 Elder And Senior Assistance Program Ordinance

§17.400 Minor's Clothing Allowance Program Ordinance

§17.500 Tribal Member General Welfare Assistance Program Ordinance

 

[Table of Contents created by NILL in July 2016, based on materials available on tribe's website.]