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PUBLIC NOTICES

  • Notice of Public Hearing Regarding Tohono O'odham Livestock Owners Ordinance.

  • Notice of Tohono O'odham Legislative Council Public Hearing Schedule:
    • San Xavier Chambers, Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
    • Sells Legislative Chambers, Thursday, October 8, 2015, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
    • Pisinemo Recreation Center, Friday, October 9, 2015, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    • Santa Rosa Day School, Saturday, October 10, 2015, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    • San Lucy Feast House, Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

    • Click here for Public Comment Form

  • Notice of Vacancies on the Tohono O'odham Ki:Ki Association Board of Directors.

  • Notice of July 30, 2015 Election Issues Council Session and Public Forum.

  • May 23, 2015 General Election Results:

  • Public Notice - Enactment of Resolution No. 15-148 - Nonmember Hunting Illegal.

  • Public Notice - Notice of Public Comment Period for the Proposed Voyeurism Law.

  • Public Notice - Appointments to Nation's TERO Commission.

  • The Tohono O'odham Judiciary Committee is now accepting applications for Tohono O'odham Nation Judicial Court judge. Please click on link for description.

The Legislative Council is composed of 22 Legislative Council representatives, including two from each of the Nation's 11 districts. Two representatives are elected from within the Council to serve two-year terms as the Council chairperson and vice-chairperson. The remaining representatives each serve on three of the Legislative Council's 12 standing committees. The Council is governed by the Legislative Rules of the Tohono O'odham Legislative Council.

Laws Enacted or Amended 2013-2015 Session
  • Residential Land Leases for Leasehold Mortgages, 18 T.O.C. Chapter 5, effective June 3, 2015
  • Housing Code amendment, 18 T.O.C. Chapter 4 (adopting May 2015 amendments), effective June 3, 2015
  • Elections amendment, 12 T.O.C. Chapter 1 ("Upholding Integrity in Tribal Leadership: Felony Disqualification Referendum" amendments enacted by Nation's voters) effective May 23, 2015
  • Nonmember Hunting Permits suspended, 19 T.O.C. Chapter 4, Article 1 (suspends Ordinance No. 32 and establishes moratorium on nonmember hunting through May 17, 2017) effective May 15, 2015
  • Speeding, 23 T.O.C. Chapter 3, effective June 9, 2015
  • Gaming Enterprise Charter amendment, 16 T.O.C. Chapter 2 (amending subsections 7(e) and 7(f)) effective March 11, 2015
  • Elections amendment, 12 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (amending Article VIII, subsection 1801(B) effective March 11, 2015
  • Alcoholic Beverages Licensing and Control amendments and codification, 21 T.O.C. Chapter 1
  • Enrollment Ordinance amendment, 14 T.O.C. Chapter 1, Article II, Section 1(C), (extending terms of Enrollment Committee members from three years to five years), effective October 17, 2014
  • Gaming Revenue Formula Allocation amendments, 26 T.O.C. Chapter 1, Article 3 (amendments extended for two years), effective August 2014
  • Amendment to Creation of the Hia-Ced District ordinance, 27 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (to add Section 1111 - Chapter Not Severable) effective June 11, 2014
  • Courts and Procedures amendments,6 T.O.C. Chapter 1, Section 1103(B) (qualifications for judges in holdover status), Section 1205 (amending compensation for pro tempore judges), Section 1210(A) (amending court fees exemption), Section 1211(A) and (B) (deleting jury fee costs for civil trials), and technical amendments to Section 1207(B), Section 1208, and Section 1209(B) effective June 11, 2014
  • Amendment to Criminal Code, 7 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (enacting Section 10.22 - Bank Records) effective June 9, 2014
  • Elections amendment, 12 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (extending Article X sub-
    sections 11002(B)-(D) removal provisions adopted by Res. No. 13-170 to June 1, 2016) effective May 15, 2014
  • Tohono O'odham Farming Authority,2 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (board composition amendments), enacted April 16, 2014
  • Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance amendments, 13 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (separation of duties amendments), enacted March 12, 2014
  • Criminal Code amendment,6 T.O.C. Chapter 1, Section 1.11 Penalties and Remedies (to add maximum sentencing limitations), effective October 3, 2013
  • Courts and Procedures amendments,6 T.O.C. Chapter 1 (right to counsel and judges' qualifications amendments), effective October 3, 2013
  • Tribal Employment Rights Ordinance amendments and codification, 13 T.O.C. Chapter 1, effective September 23, 2013
  • Elections amendments and codification, 12 T.O.C. Chapter 1, effective August 19, 2013
  • Economic Development Authority, 10 T.O.C. Chapter 1, was amended effective August 8, 2013



























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