Code Annotated

16.0603 Financial subsidies.

Financial subsidies for special schools by fo…

16.0604 Part of public school system.

Special schools shall be considered as part o…

16.0701 Designation—Certification–Contents of application.

(a) All schools carrying on regular education…

16.0702 Session length requirement.

Private schools must be in session the same n…

16.0703 Exemption from public school attendance.

Children attending authorized private schools…

16.0704 Curriculum requirements.

Private school officials shall include in the…

16.0705 Religious instruction.

The Department of Education may not interfere…

16.0706 Required reports-Permanent enrollment records.

(a) Each private school shall submit monthly…

16.0801 Designation.

Schools organized by pastors and held outside…

16.0802 Interference with public school work–Modification of program.

Whenever the Director of Education is convinc…

16.1001 Classification—Certification.

(a) Teaching personnel shall be classed as te…

16.1002 Duties and responsibilities.

The duties and responsibilities of the teachi…

16.1003 Fees.

ASDOE is authorized to charge fees for actual…

16.1004 Payscale.

The Director of the Department of Human Resou…

16.1501 Establishment of program.

There is established, within the Department o…

16.1502 Administrator–Powers and duties.

The early childhood education program adminis…

16.1601 Short title.

This act shall be known and may be cited as t…

16.1602 Purpose.

The Legislature of American Samoa recognizing…

16.1603 Definitions.

As used in this chapter:(1) “Children with di…

16.1604 Division of special education–Administration.

(a) There is established within the Departmen…

16.1605 Identification.

The Director shall establish, in cooperation…

16.1606 Funding–Federal aid.

(a) Federal aid. The Department may apply for…

16.2001 Establishment of the American Samoa Community College.

There is establishment an institution of high…

16.2002 Establishment of –Board of Higher Education.

The American Samoa Community College:(1) may…

16.2002 Powers and duties of the College.

(a) The Board of Higher Education is establis…

16.2004 Board of Higher Education–Powers and duties.

The Board of Higher Education, in addition to…

16.2005 President of the College.

The Board of Higher Education shall select th…

16.2006 Personnel.

All officers and employees of the college, ex…

16.2007 Assumption of role.

The college shall assume, upon approval of th…

16.2008 Budget.

(a) The basic source of financing the college…

16.2009 Fiscal Management

Further to 16.1001 and 16.1004, the college i…

16.2010 Independent audit reports–consultants–Annual Reports.

(a) The college shall employ a firm of indepe…

16.2011 American Samoa community college land grant endowment fund.

(a) For the purpose of compliance with federa…

16.2101 American Samoa College Research Foundation established.

There is established the American Samoa Colle…

16.2102 Research Foundation—Objective and functions.

The functions of the Foundation are to:(a) Pr…

16.2103 Foundation–Corporate powers.

The corporate powers of the Foundation shall…

16.2104 Board of Trustees.

(a) The affairs and corporate powers of the F…

16.2105 Board–Powers and duties.

(a) The Board shall have the following powers…

16.2106 Personnel—Duties.

(a) The Board shall appoint an Executive Dire…

16.2107 Investment of funds.

(a) The Board has full power and authority to…

16.2108 Conflicts of interests—Prohibited acts.

A member or an employee of the Board may not…

16.2109 Existence for public education benefit–Tax exempt status–Liability for obligations.

The Foundation exists and operates solely for…

16.2110 Accounting and budget.

The Foundation shall have full responsibility…

16.2111 Independent audit reports—Annual reports.

(a) The Foundation shall employ a firm of ind…

16.2112 Malfeasance of Director.

Any director who, under color of his office,…

16.2113 Larceny and fraud—Penalty.

Any director, officer, employee, or agent of…

16.2501 Definitions.

As used in this chapter unless the context ot…

16.2502 Student financial aid fund established.

A separate, segregated fund known as the “Gov…

16.2503 Student Financial Aid Board–Members–Term.

(a) A Student Financial Aid Board is establis…

16.2504 Board—Powers—Duties.

(a) The Board shall:(1) promulgate rules purs…