Kalispel Indian Community - Constitution and Bylaws

Amended: 1976

The tribe makes their constitution available online. The link below will take you to the version of the constitution available on the tribe's website. Please contact the library if you need assistance.

Constitution and Bylaws (pdf)

Table of Contents


Article I - Territory and Jurisdiction

Article II - Membership

Article III - Governing Body

Article IV - Nominations and Elections

Article V - Vacancies and Removal from Office

Article VI - Powers and Duties of the Business Committee

Article VII - Amendments


Article I - Officers and Their Duties

Article II - Meetings and Procedures

Article III - Ratification


Amendment I

Amendment II

Amendment III

Letter from Department of the Interior clarifying Amendment III


[Table of Contents created by NILL in July 2015, based on materials available on tribe's website.]