46.5012 Victim confidentiality.
Information obtained from victim is privileged and confidential and protected from disclosure. The American Samoa Government shall implement measures to ensure that the victim’s name and other personally identifiable information shall remain confidential and private. Department of Homeland Security, in coordination with the Department of Public Safety and the Attorney General’s Office shall develop policies on how limited information about human trafficking victims shall be shared among government and nongovernment agencies in responding to victims. A victim’s informed consent to limited sharing of information cannot be construed as a waiver of any confidentiality or any privilege.”
History: 2014, PL 33-12.