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Section 5 – Tribal Chair and Vice Chair – xiv
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Section 5. Tribal Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson Elections. The tribal chairperson and vice-chairperson shall be elected by the eligible voters of the tribe from among the council members elected to office in an election year. The election for tribal chairperson and vice-chairperson shall be held within twenty (20) days after the third of April. The chairperson and vice-chairperson shall take office on the next working day following certification of the election results by the election board. Prior to the election of the chairperson, the tribal council shall appoint from within its membership a temporary chairperson.