46.4232 Searches for arms.

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The Chief Justice, the Associate Justice or a district court judge, upon the filing of a complaint sworn to or affirmed by the complainant, which describes the place to be searched and the person or things to be seized, may issue a warrant authorizing any police officer to search for arms on any person or on any vessel, land, building or vehicle within American Samoa. In issuing such warrant, the Chief Justice, Associate Justice or District Court Judge may impose any condition or conditions he may think fit for the proper execution of the warrant.

History: 1962, PL 7-13; 1966, PL 9-50; amd 1979, PL 16-53 § 72.

Amendments: 1979 Added references to “district court judge” at beginning of section and near end of section.