20.0203 Board-Creation-Membership.

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There is a Board of Marine Inspectors composed of 5 qualified persons, appointed by the Governor of American Samoa, which shall have general superintendence over all vessels and seamen operating in interisland coastwise traffic in American Samoa and adjacent waters. In addition, the Board shall have general superintendence over all boilers and pressure vessels and over all tramways, aerial cables, and all stationary or marine engines.

History: 1971, PL 12-34 § 4; amd 1978, PL 15-68 § 1.

Amendment: 1978 Added sentence relating to superintendence of Board over boilers and pressure vessels, tramways, aerial cables and stationary or marine engines.