NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF SPECIAL ELECTION
PEORIA TRIBE OF INDIANS OF OKLAHOMA
Scheduled Saturday, July 21, 2018
The Election Committee of the Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma announces the cancellation of the Special Election scheduled for Saturday, July 21, 2018. One position on the Grievance Committee was to be filled.
Jessica Dawn Blalock, was the only candidate to file for the position on the Grievance Committee and has been declared by the Election Committee to be elected. She will fill the remainder of the term expiring, March 2021.
According to the Election Ordinance: “In the event that only one candidate files for elective office, that candidate shall be declared elected. In the event a candidate is declared elected, it will not be necessary for the Peoria Tribe to conduct an election by ballot for that elective office. Furthermore, in the event a candidate is declared elected, the candidate shall assume office immediately in the case of a vacancy, or at the next annual Peoria Council meeting upon the expiration of an elected official’s term.”
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