Code Annotated

29.1577 Failure to pay loss, recovery of amount due, and damages.

In all cases where loss occurs and the insure…

29.1578 Total loss by fire or miscellaneous insurance-Recovery of full amount.

A fire or miscellaneous insurance policy, in…

29.1580 Definition.

Double insurance exists when the same person…

29.1581 Contribution by insurers.

In case of double insurance, the several insu…

29.1590 Definition.

A contract of reinsurance is one by which an…

29.1591 Authorization.

No admitted insurer may reinsure with any oth…

3.0101 Vesting of judicial power.

The judicial power of American Samoa shall be…

3.0102 Administration of judiciary.

The judicial branch of the government, which…

3.0103 Jurisdiction of court.

(a) A court may exercise personal jurisdictio…

3.0104 Court proceedings to be public.

The proceedings of every court shall be publi…

3.0105 Disposition of fines and costs.

The Clerk of the High Court shall periodicall…

3.0106 Judicial council.

The High Court shall provide for the appointm…

3.0201 Territorial jurisdiction.

The jurisdiction of the High Court shall exte…

3.0202 General powers.

(a) The High Court of American Samoa shall ha…

3.0203 Power to punish contempt of authority.

The High Court of American Samoa shall have p…

3.0204 Court of record—Seal.

The High Court shall be a court of record and…

3.0205 Appointment of clerk and other officers.

The High Court shall have a clerk, interprete…

3.0206 Duties of clerk.

The Clerk of the High Court shall record its…

3.0207 Divisions and sessions—Composition.

(a) The High Court shall consist of an Appell…

3.0208 Jurisdiction of divisions.

(a) The trial division of the High Court shal…

3.0209 Power to hear and determine cases.

(a) The Chief Justice or the Associate Justic…

3.0210 Role of associate judges.

The associate judges shall be entitled to be…

3.0220 Appellate division—Composition,

The appellate division shall consist of the C…

3.0221 Appellate division—Difference of opinion—Prevailing opinion.

In the appellate division of the High Court,…

3.0230 Trial division—Composition.

(a) The trial division shall consist of the C…

3.0231 Trial division—Difference of opinion— Prevailing opinion.

In the trial division of the High Court, if t…

3.0232 Trial division—Petit jury.

(a) A person charged with an offense carrying…

3.0240 Land and titles division—Composition.

The land and titles division shall consist of…

3.0241 Land and titles division—Differences of opinion—Prevailing opinion.

(a) In cases or controversies relating to lan…

3.0242 Land and titles division—Rules.

(a) The Chief Justice shall, by order, prescr…

3.0301 Composition.

The District Court shall consist of 1 or more…

3.0302 Jurisdiction.

(a) The District Court has jurisdiction of th…

3.0303 Sessions-Petit jury.

(a) All sessions of the District Court are co…

3.0304 General powers.

The District Court has power to issue process…

3.0305 Contempt power.

The District Court has the power to punish by…

3.0306 Not a court of record.

The District Court is not a court of record,…

3.0307 Clerk and other officers.

(a) The Clerk of the High Court serves also a…

3.0308 Trial of small claims.

Small claims, which arc defined as civil clai…

3.0309 Appeals.

Final decisions of the District Court may be…

3.0401 Composition.

Each village shall have a village court consi…

3.0402 Jurisdiction.

(a) The village courts shall have jurisdictio…

3.0403 Administration.

The Chief Justice shall designate an associat…

3.0404 Record of proceedings.

The Clerk of the High Court or his designee s…

3.0501 Family, Drug and Alcohol Court Division—Establishment.

Notwithstanding the current statutes providin…

3.0502 Jurisdiction and quorum.

(a) The Chief Justice may, by rule or order o…

3.0503 Registries, protective orders and administration and funding.

(a) The Chief Justice may, by order or rule o…

3.0504 Executive branch agencies-Cooperation.

All agencies of the government shall cooperat…

3.0505 Sunset provision.

This act, unless otherwise amended, revised,…

3.1001 Chief and Associate Justices-Appointment.

(a) There shall be a Chief Justice of America…

3.1002 Powers and duties.

(a) The Chief Justice and the Associate Justi…