Code Annotated

37.1002 On what property-Enforceability.

(a) If the mortgage so provides, the lien of…

37.1003 After-acquired real property and fixtures.

The mortgage shall operate only as a contract…

37.1004 Interests in recorded mortgages and leases.

The mortgage shall operate only as a contract…

37.1005 Use and possession of mortgaged property.

In the absence of an agreement to the contrar…

37.1006 Interpretation of chapter provisions.

Nothing in this chapter is considered to modi…

37.1101 Foreclosure by action.

The High Court may assess the amount due upon…

37.1102 Other mortgages joined.

All prior and subsequent mortgage creditors,…

37.1103 Proceeds-How applied.

Mortgage creditors shall be entitled to payme…

37.1104 Defenses.

The mortgagor, or any subsequent mortgagee, m…

37.1105 Foreclosure under power of sale-Notice-Affidavit after sale.

(a) When a power of sale is contained in a mo…

37.1106 Notice to mortgage creditors.

(a) Whenever a mortgage creditor having a mor…

37.1107 Affidavit as evidence.

If it appears by the affidavit that the affia…

37.1108 Dower barred.

If the mortgage was executed by a man having…

37.1109 Power unaffected by transfer-Surplus after sale.

No sale or transfer by the mortgagor shall im…

37.1110 Transfer of mortgaged interests-Individually owned land-Marketability.

Any person who is a mortgage, or a federal mo…

37.1111 Definitions.

(a) “Federal mortgage insurer” means any agen…

37.1501 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, “Samoan” or “Samoan…

37.1502 Power and authority for agreement of separation-Recording agreement-Encumbrances.

(a) The senior matai in charge of communal la…

37.1503 Execution of agreement.

(a) If the person seeking to separate a struc…

37.1504 Notice of receipt of instrument.

(a) When an instrument entered into in accord…

37.1505 Recordation of separation not objected to.

If no objection to the separation of a buildi…

37.1506 Objections-Hearing-Decision.

(a) If objections are filed within 30 days af…

37.2001 Eminent domain-Compensation.

(a) The Government may take any land, easemen…

37.2010 Authority to purchase property-Transfer of title.

The Government shall have the power and autho…

37.2020 Four-year lease.

No lease of real property owned or controlled…

37.2025 Six-year lease.

No lease of real property owned or controlled…

37.2030 Ten-year lease.

No lease of real property owned or controlled…

37.2040 Relocation and assistance.

(a) The Governor is authorized and empowered…

37.2050 Highway-Establishment.

The public highway declared and proclaimed by…

37.2051 Highway-Construction and repair-Interference.

(a) It shall be lawful for those employed by…

37.2052 Highway-Erection of private structures-Penalty.

(a) It is unlawful for any person to erect an…

4.0101 Election of Governor.

The Governor and the Lieutenant Governor shal…

4.0102 Qualifications of Governor and Lieutenant Governor.

(a) Candidates for the office of Governor and…

4.0103 Nomination procedures.

The candidates for the offices of Governor an…

4.0104 Election procedures.

The Governor and Lieutenant Governor shall be…

4.0105 Term of office.

The first elected Governor and Lieutenant Gov…

4.0106 Line of succession.

(a) In case of temporary disability or tempor…

4.0107 Right of succession.

No person who has been elected Governor for 2…

4.0108 Recall procedure.

(a) Governors of American Samoa may be remove…

4.0109 Impeachment.

(a) The Governor and the Lieutenant Governor…

4.0110 Compensation and perquisites-Allowances for former Governor and surviving spouses-“Former Governor” defined.

(a) The Governor is entitled to an annual sal…

4.0111 Powers of Governor-Appointment and confirmation.

(a) The elective office of the Governor of Am…

4.0112 Appointive powers and confirmation procedures.

(a) Appointive powers of the Governor and the…

4.0130 Powers of Lieutenant Governor.

The elective office of the Lieutenant Governo…

4.0131 Delegation of executive authority.

Authority but not the responsibility vested i…

4.0140 Authorization to borrow money and incur indebtedness.

The Governor is authorized to allow the Ameri…

4.0301 Required departments.

(a) There are, within the Executive branch of…

4.0302 Appointment-Investigative proceedings.

(a) The Governor may appoint such boards, com…

4.0320 Public Defender-Office created.

(a) The office of Public Defender is created…

4.0321 Assistant Public Defender.

(a) Subject to the approval of the Governor,…