A principal goal of the Karuk Tribe is to promote the general welfare of all Karuk people by providing employment preference to Tribal members and their descendants.
It shall be the policy of the Tribe to effect a program of preferential treatment for Karuk Tribal members, their descendants, Indians, and enterprises which are owned and controlled by Tribal members and/or Indians in order to:
(A) Provide employment opportunities for Tribal members, enrolled descendant Tribal members, and Indians;
(B) Promote sound and productive free enterprise;
(C) Provide maximum contracting and subcontracting opportunities for enterprises which are owned and controlled by Tribal members and/or Indians; and
(D) Provide the Tribe quality goods and services that are fair, reasonable and cost effective.