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File #: 21-014    Version: 1 Name: N/A
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 2/11/2021 In control: TRIBAL COUNCIL
On agenda: 2/25/2021 Final action: 3/18/2021
Enactment date: 3/15/2021 Enactment #: R-014-21
Title: A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENT OF NATHAN BARNARD AS A DISTRICT JUDGE OF THE CHEROKEE NATION
Sponsors: Canaan Duncan , Joe Deere, Mike Shambaugh, Rex Jordan, Victoria Vazquez, Joe Byrd, Daryl Legg, Dora Patzkowski, Keith Austin
Indexes: Boards and Commissions, District Court, Judges
Code sections: N/A - Not Applicable
Attachments: 1. R-14-21.PDF

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A RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENT OF NATHAN BARNARD AS A DISTRICT JUDGE OF THE CHEROKEE NATION

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WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation since time immemorial has exercised the sovereign rights of self-government in behalf of the Cherokee people;

WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation is a federally recognized Indian Nation with a historic and continual government to government relationship with the United States of America;

WHEREAS, the Cherokee Nation District Court was created and authorized by Title 20, Section 11-12, of the Cherokee Nation Code Annotated (CNCA);

WHEREAS, the Principal Chief is authorized to appoint District Judges of the District Court, subject to majority vote of the Council of the Cherokee Nation;

WHEREAS, Nathan Barnard is duly qualified to serve as a District Court Judge for the Cherokee Nation.

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CHEROKEE NATION, that Nathan Barnard is confirmed to the position of District Judge of the Cherokee Nation District Court for a term of four (4) years, beginning March 16, 2021 and ending March 31, 2025.