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1.    Ownership and Management.

This site and the information contained herein are the sole and exclusive property of The Swinomish Indian Tribal Community of Washington ("Swinomish Tribe"). The Swinomish Tribal Code database is managed by the Swinomish Office of the Tribal Attorney.

2.    Purposes.

This web site and its legal database are maintained for educational, cultural and research purposes for the benefit of the members of the Swinomish Tribe, tribal staff, and the internet community. This site makes a reasonable attempt to accurately describe the laws of the Swinomish Tribe.  It DOES NOT constitute legal advice and should not be relied upon by you for making legal decisions. If you need legal advice, you must consult an attorney.

3.    Browse At Your Own Risk.

You access and use this web site and its contents at your own risk.  Responsibility for any loss occasioned by your use of this web site or its contents rests solely with you, its user.

4.    DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS.

The Swinomish Tribe makes every effort to maintain this site and its legal database with complete and accurate information.  While its information may be deemed reliable, it is provided with no warranty or guarantee concerning the accuracy or reliability of the content at this site or at other sites to which this site links.  THE CONTENTS OF THIS WEB SITE AND DATABASE ARE INFORMATIONAL ONLY. THEY ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS, FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR IMPLIED. THE SWINOMISH TRIBE NEITHER WARRANTS NOR MAKES ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS ON OR LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE IN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, CURRENCY, COMPLETENESS, OR OTHERWISE.  The Tribe reserves the right to change or delete information on this web site and its contents without notice to users.

5.    LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL THE SWINOMISH TRIBE, ITS AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES, BE LIABLE TO YOU OR OTHERS FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM OR CONNECTED IN ANY WAY WITH YOUR USE OF OR ACCESS TO, OR THE INABILITY TO USE OR ACCESS, THE MATERIALS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS WEB SITEAND ITS CONTENTS, EVEN IF THE SWINOMISH TRIBE OR ITS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THIS LIABILITY DISCLAIMER APPLIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW AND SHOULD BE SO INTERPRETED.

6.    Access Restriction.

The Swinomish Tribe reserves the right in its sole discretion to terminate or restrict your access to this web site and its contents, without notice.

7.    Severability; Saving Clause.

If any of these terms of use be declared unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from the remainder of these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified.

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