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Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Tribal Code

PTN Code § 9-3-1
Section 9-3-1. Eligibility

All Ponca Tribal members who have reached the age of eighteen (18) years of age or older by the Election Day and are not incapacitated shall be eligible to register to vote in any election.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 9-3-1, PTN Code § 9-3-1

 




PTN Code § 9-3-2
Section 9-3-2. Registration

No member of the Ponca Tribe shall be eligible to vote in any Ponca Tribal election unless the member has registered to vote in accordance with the rules prescribed in Chapter 4 of this Ordinance.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 9-3-2, PTN Code § 9-3-2

 




PTN Code § 9-3-3
Section 9-3-3. Tribal Council Elections

All registered voters shall be entitled to vote for the position of Chairperson. For district council members, only those registered to vote in that district shall be entitled to vote for candidates of that district.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 9-3-3, PTN Code § 9-3-3

 




PTN Code § 9-3-4
Section 9-3-4. Eligibility to Vote if Temporarily Absent

If an eligible voter is temporarily absent from his or her district due to college attendance, military service, physical or mental disability, or incarcerated for a misdemeanor, the eligible voter shall vote within the district for which he or she was a resident prior to the temporary absence but only during the period of temporary absence. Those registered voters currently serving out of the country in the military may be allowed to vote by fax to a dedicated machine to be secured in the Registrar's Office.

Ponca Tribe of Nebraska Code § 9-3-4, PTN Code § 9-3-4

 

 

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