46.0917 Admission to bail by bond.

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Unless the offense with which the prisoner is charged is shown to be an offense punishable by death or life imprisonment under the laws of the state in which it was committed, the High Court of American Samoa must admit the person arrested to bail by bond or undertaking with sufficient sureties and in such sum as the court deems proper for his appearance before it at a time specified in such bond or undertaking, and for his surrender to be arrested upon the warrant of the Governor of this Territory.

History: 1965, PL 9-13.