Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians
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Siletz Tribal Court
PO Box 549
Siletz OR 97380

(800) 922-1399 ext. 1228 or 1218
(541) 444-8228
(541) 444-8270 Fax

Tribal Court Mission Statement
To protect the rights of the Tribe and its members; to enforce obligations and law while maintaining the sovereignty of the Siletz Tribe as an Indian Nation.

The Siletz Tribal Court is comprised of one Chief Judge, two Appellate Judges, one District Court Judge, one Gaming Court Judge, one Community Court Judge, one full-time Court Administrator and one half-time Deputy Court Administrator. Tribal Council appoints Judges to the Tribal Court and this branch of Government. This authority includes, but is not limited to, the power to review and overturn Tribal legislative and executive actions for violations of this Constitution or of the Federal Indian Civil Rights Act of 1968. Currently included are limited judicial services for family, juvenile, employment, gaming, torts, and other matters that fall within the current tribal ordinances.

 

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Siletz Tribal Court Chief or Associate Judge

Seeking Associate Judges for

Siletz Tribal Court

 

The Siletz Tribal Court consists of a Chief Judge and such Associate Judges as the Tribal Council shall determine are necessary for the efficient operation of the Tribal Court.  Associate Judges shall include Judges for the Siletz Community Law Court, Siletz District Court, Siletz Court of Appeals, and Siletz Gaming Court. 

 

The Siletz Tribal Council is considering the reappointment of the Chief Judge and Associate Judges, but desires to seek additional individuals that are qualified and interested in an appointment for the courts listed above.

 

For detailed information on qualifications, responsibilities, and duties of the Siletz Tribal Court Judges, please refer to the Tribe’s Website – www.ctsi.nsn.us; under the Government Listings Tab, select Court & Justice, then select Tribal Ordinances, then select Tribal Court Rules of Procedures.  Information for Judicial Officers, Qualifications, Terms, and Scope of Duties are located beginning at § 3.010.

 

If interested in possible appointment as a Siletz Tribal Court Chief or Associate Judge, please submit your Resume` to:  Siletz Tribal Council, P.O. Box 549, Siletz, Oregon 97380.  Resume`s will be accepted through June 12, 2019.