Lovelock Paiute Tribe of the Lovelock Indian Colony, Nevada - Tribal Constitution

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[Table of Contents created by NILL based on tribe's 1968 constitution.]

Table of Contents


Article 1.  Territorial jurisdiction

Article 2.  Membership

Article 3.  Governing body

Article 4.  Nominations and elections

Article 5.  Vacancies and removal from office

Article 6.  Powers and duties of the Tribal Council

Article 7.  Colony lands

Article 8.  Referendum, initiative and recall

Article 9.  Bill of rights

Article 10.  Amendments


Article 1.  Duties of officers.  

Article 2.  Seating of Council members.  

Article 3.  Meetings.  

Article 4.  Quorum.  

Article 5.  Order of business.  

Article 6.  Salaries and expenses.  

Article 7.  Ordinances and resolutions

Certificate of results of election