A. There is hereby created and authorized the position of Osage Nation Historic Preservation Officer within the Executive Branch of the Osage Nation. Other positions may from time to time be created and budgeted, subject to Congressional appropriation, in order to facilitate the objectives of the Osage Nation Historic Preservation Office. The Osage Nation Historic Preservation Officer and subordinate positions shall be subject to the merit based system of employment.
B. The Historic Preservation Office shall serve in the capacity of fulfilling Osage historic preservation functions in accordance with the declaration of policy found in this Act.
C. Other functions relating to implementation of the declaration of policy shall be assigned as appropriate by the Principal Chief of the Osage Nation. ONCA 07-24, eff. June 12, 2007; ONCA 11-45, eff. Apr. 14, 2011.