Title 8 – Chapter 5: Adoption

Title 8. Family/Children’s Code Chapter 5. Adoption Resolution #04-02-06 Title 8. Family/Children’s Code, Chapter 5. Adoption Article I – General Provisions Article II – Eligibility for Adoption Article III – Consent to Adoption Article IV – Procedure for Adoption Article V – Miscellaneous ARTICLE I. GENERAL PROVISIONS SECTION 101. POLICY It is the policy of Read More

Title 8 – Chapter 4: Annulment, Divorce, Child Custody

Title 8. Family/Children’s Code Chapter 4. Annulment, Divorce, Child Custody Title 8. Family/Children’s Code, Chapter 4. Annulment and Divorce; Child Custody Proceedings Article I – General Provisions Article II – Annulment Article III – Divorce Article IV – Spousal Maintenance and Property Rights Article V – Child Custody Proceedings Article VI – Paternity Proceedings Article Read More

Title 8 – Chapter 3: Marriage

Title 8. Family/Children’s Code Chapter 3. Marriage Title 8. Family/Children’s Code, Chapter 3. Marriage Article I – General Provisions Article II – Requirements Article III – Marriage License Article IV – Marriage Ceremony Article V – Recognizing Marriages Article VI – Miscellaneous [Resolution] ARTICLE I. GENERAL PROVISIONS SECTION 101. AUTHORITY AND PURPOSE The purpose of Read More

Title 8 – Chapter 2: Definitions

Title 8. Family/Children’s Code Chapter 2. Definitions Resolution #04-02-05 Title 8. Family/Children’s Code, Chapter 2. Definitions (A) Unless the context requires otherwise, as used in this Code, the following words and phrases shall be defined accordingly: (1) Abandon means when a parent leaves a child without provision for care or support and the parents whereabouts Read More

Title 8 – Chapter 1: Children’s Code

Title 8. Family/Children’s Code Chapter 1. Children’s Code Adopted 1-19-04 Title 8. Family/Children’s Code, Chapter 1. Children’s Code SECTION 101. SHORT TITLE This Code shall be entitled “The Children’s Code.” SECTION 102. PURPOSE The Children’s Code shall be liberally interpreted and construed to fulfill the following expressed purposes: A) To provide for the welfare, care Read More

Tribal Government Code Of Conduct

Enacted 09-03-03 Affirmed by Resolution No. 09-03-03 dated 09-03-03 August 2003 Tribal Government Code Of Conduct Ordinance No. 09-03-03 TABLE OF CONTENTS Article I. Title and Purpose Article II. Principles Article III. Conflict of Interest Article IV. Fiduciary Duty Article V. Dual Capacities as Tribal Official and Tribal Employee Article VI. Miscellaneous Article VII. Implementation Read More

Title 4. Rules of Civil Procedure

Title 4. Rules of Civil Procedure Adopted 12-11-03 Resolution No. 03-12-03 Adopted December 11, 2003 Title 4. Rules of Civil Procedure PART II.   Chapter 1 – Introduction to the Rules Chapter 2 – General Provisions Chapter 3 – Customs and Traditions Chapter 4 – Commencement of Action and Service of Process Chapter 5 – Read More

Title 4. Rules of Appellate Procedure

Title 4. Rules of Civil Procedure Appellate Procedure Adopted 12-11-03 Title 4. Rules of Appellate Procedure   Article I – General Provisions Article II – Appellate Procedure Article III – Scope of Appeal Article IV – Suspension of Judgment Article V – Docketing the Appeal; Filing of the Record Article VI – Trial Record on Read More