Codes & Statutes
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the statutes and resolutions of the Ho-Chunk Nation.
The Legislature is given the responsibility of creating laws,
appropriating funds, approving inter-governmental agreement(s) and
In accordance with the Constitution of the Ho-Chunk
Section 1: Statutes. All final decisions of the Legislature on
matters of permanent interest shall be embodied in statutes. Such
enactments shall be available for inspection by members of the
Nation during normal business hours.
Section 2: Resolutions. All final decisions on matters of
temporary interest where a formal expression is needed shall be
embodied in a resolution, noted in the minutes, and shall be
available for inspections by members of the nation during normal
Section 3. Form. All statutes and resolutions shall be dated and
numbered and shall include a certificate of verification.
Section 4. Review. The Legislature shall submit statutes and
resolutions to the Secretary of Interior for approval when required
by Federal law.