Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation, Washington

Also known as: Yakama Nation, Yakima

Tribal Code:

At NILL website. Table of Contents only. Second DCR Ed (v 10 01 09)

See NILL catalog records for print versions of codes and resolutions.

Tribal Constitution:

As of 2/26/2010, the tribe has not adopted a constitution.

Tribal Court Opinions:

At Indian Law Reporter (not available online). Select cases from 1991-1993. See NILL's cumulative subject index of tribal court cases in the ILR. Search tip: try the abbreviation "Yak. Tr. Ct."

Other Legal Materials:

See NILL catalog records for other tribe materials.

Contact Info

401 Fort Road
P.O. Box 151
Toppenish, WA 98948

Tribal Court:

11 Wishpoosh Road
Toppenish, WA 98948

P.O. Box 151
Toppenish, WA 98948
Phone: 509-865-5121
Fax: 509-865-4954

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