Code Annotated

27.0603 Physical standards.

Weights and measures that are traceable to th…

27.0604 Technical requirements for commercial device.

The specifications, tolerances, and other tec…

27.0605 Director-Powers and duties.

The Director may: (1) maintain traceability o…

27.0606 Inspections and seizures.

(a) When necessary for the enforcement of thi…

27.0607 Misrepresentation of quantity prohibited.

No person may sell, offer, or expose for sale…

27.0608 Misrepresentation of pricing prohibited.

No person may misrepresent the price of any c…

27.0609 Measurement of commodities.

Except as otherwise provided by the Director,…

27.0610 Bulk sales.

Whenever the quantity is determined by the se…

27.0611 Labelling-Generally.

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter…

27.0612 Labelling-Unit pricing.

In addition to the declarations required by 2…

27.0613 Labelling-Declaration of quantity.

Whenever a packaged commodity is advertised i…

27.0614 Prohibitions-Penalty.

(a) No person may: (1) use or have in possess…

27.0615 Presumptive evidence.

Whenever there exists a weight or measure or…

27.0616 Injunctions.

The Director may apply to the High Court of A…

27.0701 Warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

(a) Notwithstanding any other provision of la…

27.0702 Recovery by merchant against manufacturer.

A merchant may recover from the manufacturer…

27.0703 Statement of applicable warranties-Penalty.

(a) Automobile dealers and retailers of major…

27.0704 Consumer remedies.

(a) No automobile dealer or retailer of major…

27.0801 Parts supply required.

(a) Retail home entertainment dealers shall m…

27.0901 Purpose

It is the public policy of this Territory to…

27.0902 Definitions.

(a) “State of emergency” means a natural or m…

27.0903 Prohibited unfair pricing practices.

(a) Upon a declaration of a state of emergenc…

27.0904 Penalties and remedies.

(a) In addition to all other remedies provide…

27.0905 Enforcement.

Any violation of this chapter may be enforced…

27.1001 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, unless the context c…

27.1002 Security at ports and airports.

(a) The Treasurer is responsible for establis…

27.1003 Inspection of persons and incoming merchandise and baggage.

(a) All persons entering or leaving American…

27.1004 Spectators.

Only individuals directly associated with the…

27.1005 Customs entry and declaration.

(a) All passengers and crew members regardles…

27.1006 Landing certificate.

(a) The master of any vessel may not allow to…

27.1007 Production of documents by entering or leaving vessels.

(a) A vessel entering or leaving American Sam…

27.1008 Exemptions from certificate and production of documents requirements.

The following vessels and aircraft shall be e…

27.1009 Boarding and searching vessels.

Any customs officer may at any time go on boa…

27.1010 Production of false papers-Fine.

Any master of a vessel being examined who pre…

27.1011 Tampering prohibited.

(a) Any merchandise or goods of any and all d…

27.1012 Breach of law on Boarded vessel— Seizures and arrests.

If upon examination of any vessel it appears…

27.1013 Landing and reloading of vessels in distress.

A permit to land and reload cargo may be gran…

27.1014 Custody of imports.

All imports destined for American Samoa shall…

27.1015 Vessel to vessel transfer.

(a) A vessel may transfer, free of duty, to a…

27.1016 Right of possession of consigned merchandise.

All merchandise imported into American Samoa…

27.1017 Furnishing of invoices to treasurer.

The receiver of any goods imported into Ameri…

27.1018 Customs officers service fees.

(a) Charges shall be collected for services o…

27.1019 Release of imports.

(a) Except as otherwise provided in this sect…

27.1020 Unclaimed baggage.

(a) Passenger or crew member’s baggage not cl…

27.1021 Unclaimed merchandise-Sale or destruction-Redemption.

(a) Any entered or unentered merchandise whic…

27.1022 Proceeds of sale-Deposit into treasury.

(a) The surplus of proceeds of sale, after th…

27.1023 Exoneration of master of vessel in which merchandise was imported.

The sale of unclaimed merchandise shall exone…

27.1024 Explosives and gasoline.

The consignee of explosives or gasoline may b…

27.1025 Liability for duties a personal debt and lien.

The liability for duties attaching on importa…

27.1026 Priorities in event of insolvency or bankruptcy of importer.

In case of the insolvency or bankruptcy of an…