Oglala Sioux Tribe - Tribal Constitution

Amended: 2008

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Table of Contents

Article I. Territory
Article II. Membership
Article III. Governing Body
Article IV. Powers of the Council
Article V. Judicial Powers
Article VI. District Organization
Article VII. Elections
Article VIII. Removal of Officers
Article IX. Referendum
Article X. Land
Article XI. Amendments
Article XII. Bill of Rights
Article XIII. Responsibilities of Executive Committee Officers
Article XIV. Qualifications of Tribal Council Representatives and Executive Committee Officers
Article XV. Oath of Office
Article XVI. Meetings and Procedures
Article XVII. National Sioux Council

Bylaws of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, Pine Ridge, South Dakota
Article IV. Salaries
Article VII. Adoption of Constitution and By-laws
Certificate of Adoption
Certificate of Results of Election
[Additional Certificates of Results of Election, Approvals and Amendments.]