Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Oklahoma - Tribal Constitution

Amended: 2007

The tribe makes their constitution available online. The links below will take you to the version of the constitution available on the tribe's website.

Constitution on the Tribal Court's website.
Constitution with chart comparing 2007 amendments.

Table of Contents

Preamble
Article 1 - Name
Article 2 - Objectives
Article 3 - Membership of Tribe
Article 4 - Tribal Jurisdiction
Article 5 - Citizen Potawatomi Nation Indian Council
Article 6 - Executive Officers
Article 7 - Business Committee
Article 8 - Recall
Article 9 - Removal and Forfeiture
Article 10 - Initiative and Referendum
Article 11 - Court
Article 12 - Elections
Article 13 - Meetings of the Council
Article 14 - Meetings of the Legislature
Article 15 - Vacancies
Article 16 - Rights of Persons
Article 17 - Quorum
Article 18 - Tribal Enactments
Article 19 - Amendments
Article 20 - Savings Clause
Article 21 - Ratification

 

[Table of Contents created by NILL in January 2017, based on materials available on tribe's website.]