43.1026 Service of notice.

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Personal service of the notice, without copies of the complaint, shall be made by any policeman of American Samoa or any person duly appointed by the court, in the manner described in Rule 4(d) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. If personal service cannot be made upon any defendant, the service may be accomplished by mailing a copy of a notice by registered mail to the defendant at his last known post office address; the notice shall also be posted on the property to be acquired and at the court house in Fagatogo, and if a newspaper is published in American Samoa, a copy of the notice shall be published therein on each week for 3 successive weeks. Notice shall be in both the English and Samoan languages.

History: 1962, PL 7-25; 1967, PL 10-25.