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On a first nation bylaw , it states that you cannot be living common law to be eligible to run for chief or council elected position

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Hello, thank you for the question.

So the bylaw forbids a commonlaw spouse from being cheif or elected council?

This is the obvious first question: does the bylaw say under what law or definition "common law" is referred to?

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