Each Tribal member appointed to the Election Board shall take an oath of office prior to assuming the duties of such position, by which oath they shall pledge themselves to support and defend the Tribe’s Constitution. In accordance with Article VIII of the Constitution, the Chairperson of the Tribal Council shall administer the following oath for each Board member:
I, _______________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will uphold and defend the Constitution, sovereignty and traditions of the Yurok Tribe, and I will perform the duties of my office with honesty and fidelity.
I further swear (or affirm) that I will devote my best efforts to help the Yurok Tribe achieve its objectives as stated in the Preamble of its Constitution.
[Ord. 56 § 4105, amended, 5/9/2019; Ord. 42 § 4105, adopted, 3/4/2015.]