Lummi Tribe of the Lummi Reservation

Also known as: the Lhaq'temish (the Lummi People), People of the Sea, Lummi Nation

Tribal Code:

At NILL website.

See NILL catalog records for the tribal code.

Tribal Constitution:

At NILL website.

At OU Law School website. (1948)
At Library of Congress website. (1948)

See NILL catalog records for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). 1988-2003. Abbreviations: Lummi Nation Tr. Ct.; Lummi Ct. App.; Lum. Tr. Ct.; Lum. Ct. App.; Lummi Tr. Ct. App.; Lummi Tr. Ct.See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR.

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

2665 Kwina Road
Bellingham, WA 98226

Tribal Court:

FAX 360-380-6994

Research Tools

United States Tribal Courts Directory. By A. Schwartz and M.J.B. Hunter.

Tiller's Guide to Indian Country: Economic Profiles of American Indian Reservations. Tiller Research, Inc. (see older version online at the Internet Archive)

Tribal Leaders Directory. (BIA)

Directories of Tribes and Alaska Native Villages. (NILL)

How to Build a Tribal Legal History. Indian Nation Archives