Code Annotated

41.0303 Allocation of registration receipt cards.

(a) Categories of preference priorities. Alie…

41.0304 Duty to register.

(a) It shall be the duty of every alien now o…

41.0305 Submission of information under oath-Authority.

(a) Every person required to register or to a…

41.0306 Registration forms.

(a) The Attorney General is authorized and di…

41.0306.1 Waiver—Children of foreign post-secondary students attending local institutions of higher learning.

(a) In the case of foreign students matricula…

41.0307 Records confidential.

All registration and photograph records made…

41.0308 Notice of address or change of address.

(a) Every alien required to be registered und…

41.0309 Issuance of certificate of alien registration receipt card.

(a) Except as provided herein, every alien in…

41.0310 Certificate-Personal possession required.

(a) Every alien 18 years of age and over shal…

41.0311 Willful failure to apply for registration or photographing-Penalty.

(a) Any alien required to apply for registrat…

41.0312 Failure to give notice of address or change of address-Penalty.

(a) Any alien, and any parent or legal guardi…

41.0313 False statements and fraud-Penalty.

(a) Any person, and any parent or legal guard…

41.0314 Counterfeiting-Penalty.

Any person who knowingly photographs, prints…

41.0315 Identification card fees.

(a) The Immigration Office, within the Depart…

41.0401 Exclusion of persons not Nationals of the United States.

(a) The Immigration Board is authorized to ex…

41.0402 American Samoans entitled to permanent residence.

(a) All American Samoans are entitled to perm…

41.0403 Persons entitled to apply for permanent resident status.

(a) The following persons shall be entitled t…

41.0404 Application for permanent residence.

(a) Each person other than American Samoans d…

41.0405 Loss of permanent resident status.

(a) Permanent residents may lose their status…

41.0406 Rights-Adopted children.

(a) Children legally adopted by American Samo…

41.0407 Loss of status upon which entry or stay was based.

(a) When any person ceases to hold the profes…

41.0408 Sponsors for persons permitted to remain.

(a) Every person who applies for permission f…

41.0409 Foreign investor entry permits.

(a) The Attorney General or his designee, at…

41.0410 Employment of aliens-Penalty.

(a) No person may knowingly employ any alien…

41.0501 Ports of entry.

(a) No person may enter American Samoa from a…

41.0502 Entry requirements.

(a) No person may enter American Samoa unless…

41.0503 List of passengers and bill of health required.

The master or pilot of every vessel or plane…

41.0504 Advance notice of arrival required.

The agent or owner of any ship other than air…

41.0505 Payment of government personnel working after hours.

Any vessel or aircraft arriving or departing…

41.0506 Discharge of crewman.

No person, including the owner, agent, charte…

41.0507 Inspection of persons seeking entry.

(a) The inspection, other than the physical a…

41.0508 Temporary removal of persons upon arrival.

(a) Upon the arrival, at a port in American S…

41.0509 Oaths, and taking of evidence, regarding entry.

(a) The Attorney General and any immigration…

41.0510 Arrest without a warrant.

(a) Any immigration officer shall have power…

41.0511 Boarding and searching of vessels and aircraft without a warrant.

Any immigration officer may, without a warran…

41.0512 Search, without a warrant, of persons and their personal effects.

Any officer or inspector of the immigration d…

41.0513 Departure clearance.

(a) All persons departing from American Samoa…

41.0514 Violation of 41.0503 to 41.0505-Penalty.

Any person violating 41.0503 to 41.0505 shall…

41.0601 Voluntary departure.

Deportation proceedings, including the issuan…

41.0602 Immediate deportation when-Exception.

Any person leaving in American Samoa who is e…

41.0603 Persons responsible for expenses.

(a) The cost of the maintenance, including de…

41.0604 Responsibilities of vessel and aircraft owners.

(a) The owner of any vessel or aircraft may n…

41.0605 Deportation hearing.

The Board shall conduct proceedings under thi…

41.0606 Failure to attend proceedings.

If any person has been given a reasonable opp…

41.0607 Proceedings before the Board.

(a) Proceedings before the Board shall be in…

41.0608 Presentation of evidence.

When the Board believes it will aid in making…

41.0609 Filing of decision.

When a person is ordered deported under this…

41.0610 Arrest-Detention-Release.

(a) Pending a determination of any person’s d…

41.0611 Revocation of bond or parole.

The bond or parole may be revoked at any time…

41.0612 Custody of deportees.

All persons ordered deported by the Board sha…