Southern Ute Indian Tribe of the Southern Ute Reservation, Colorado

Tribal Code:

At NILL website. Table of Contents only.

See NILL catalog record for the code.

Tribal Constitution:

At Oklahoma University Law Center's website. 1975 version. According to tribe's website, the constitution was also amended in 1991.

See NILL catalog record for the constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). Select cases. Search tip: search for the abbreviations: S. Ute Tr. Ct. Southwest Intertribal Court of Appeals. 1991-1997. Abbreviations: S.W. Intertr. Ct. App. 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

383 Ute Road, Bldg. 1
Ignacio, CO 81137-0315
P.O. Box 315
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: 970-563-4511
Fax: 970-563-9321

Tribal Court:
149 County Road 517
Ignacio, CO 81137
PO Box 737 (18)
Ignacio, CO 81137
Phone: 970-563-0240
Fax: 970-563-0241

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