27.0502 Board-Established-Appointment-Terms.

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(a) There is established within the government an Alcoholic Beverage Control Board which shall consist of 7 members appointed by the Governor of American Samoa for terms of 2 years, except that the fifth, sixth and seventh initial appointees shall serve for one year only in order that thereafter there will be staggered terms.

(b) Officials of the government may be appointed to the Board.

(c) All appointees may be reappointed to the Board.

(d) Appointees may be removed from the Board by the Governor for cause, provided the majority of the Board concurs in the cause or causes offered.

(e) Appointees may not be licensees under this chapter.

History: 1963, PL 8-7, amd 1975, PL 14-10 § 1.

Amendment: 1975 Subsection (e) added.