801 Ballots and Ballot Box
§ 801 Ballots and Ballot Box
A. The Election Board shall prepare Official Ballots using the Official Ballot similar to Form F in the Appendix to this Ordinance.
B. All Official Ballots shall list alphabetically the names of the candidates for each vacant Tribal Council seat, and/or shall describe the issue to be decided in the election.
C. Voters shall not be permitted to write in candidates on any Official Ballot.
D. The Election Board shall obtain a locked ballot box or use an automated electronic system for the purpose of safeguarding marked ballots on election day.
[Legislative History: Enacted by Resolution No. 97-12, 3/19/1997; Amendment and Restatement by Resolution No. 2019-162, 12/18/2019]
1004 Spoiled Ballots
§ 1004 Spoiled Ballots If a voter spoils his or her Official Ballot, the Election Board may issue another Official Ballot to the voter, provided that the voter has not already cast his or her ballot. The Election Board shall secure all spoiled ...
1006 Rejected Ballots
§ 1006 Rejected Ballots A. If, during the tallying of the votes, the Election Board or automated electronic system is unable to determine from the ballot the choice(s) of the voter, the ballot shall be rejected. B. If the Election Board or automated ...
Section 8. Ballots.
Section 8. Ballots. All voting at regular and special elections shall be done by secret written ballot.
103 Types of Elections
§ 103 Types of Elections There shall be two (2) types of tribal elections: General Elections and Special Elections. [Legislative History: Enacted by Resolution No. 97-12, 3/19/1997; Full Amendment and Restatement by Resolution No. 2019-162, ...
104 General Elections
§ 104 General Elections A. Timing of General Elections. Pursuant to Article VIII, Section 1 of the Constitution, General Elections to vote for Tribal Council Members shall be held on the first Saturday in May in odd numbered years. B. Staggered ...