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THE TRIBE HAS INSTITUTED PRIMARY ELECTIONS SO THIS PROCESS IS NEW
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that on Tuesday, August 3, 2010
, the Karuk Tribe will conduct a Primary Election for the Vice Chairperson position. Candidate packets will be available at Tribal Administrative Offices in Yreka, Happy Camp, and Orleans on Tuesday, April 27, 2010
will be open from 7 AM to 7 PM
in Yreka at 1519 South Oregon Street-Clinic, in Happy Camp at 64236 Second Avenue-Multipurpose Room, and in Orleans at 39051 Highway 96-Community Room.
WHAT IS A PRIMARY ELECTION?
The Primary Election is a preliminary election to determine which two candidates will compete in the November 2, 2010
General Election. Candidates MUST
participate in this Primary Election to be eligible for consideration in November. There must be more than two eligible candidates in order for the Primary Election to proceed. If there are two or less eligible candidates, they will compete in the November Election. If there are more than two eligible candidates, the primary will proceed and the two candidates with the highest number of votes in this Primary Election will compete against each other in November.
TO BE ELIGIBLE TO VOTE
you must be an enrolled member of the Karuk Tribe, who is eighteen years old, and has registered with the Karuk Voter’s Registration Office (you may register to vote before the election or at the polling place on Election Day
SUBJECT MATTER OF ELECTION:
: Full Time Paid Position (as funding allows)
4 YEAR TERM: 2010-2014
. Requests for absentee ballots must be submitted in writing with a current return address and must be received no later than Monday, August 2, 2010
. Contact the Election Committee Chairman at (800) 505-2785, extension 2014 or visit www.karuk.us/ to obtain required form(s).
: Must submit their completed candidate packet and pay the $50 processing fee to the Karuk Election Committee by Friday, June 4, 2010 at 5pm
. An appointment must be arranged in advance with the Human Resources Office in Happy Camp to have fingerprints taken and submit to a urine drug screening test PRIOR to Friday, June 4, 2010 at 5pm
Click here to download a copy of this notice
For more information we encourage you to call the Voter’s Registration Office at:
(800) 50-KARUK or (530) 493-1600, extension 2014.