Code Annotated

46.0803 Warrant of arrest and commitment-Issuance.

If the Chief Justice, Associate Justice or ot…

46.0804 Warrant of arrest and commitment-Form.

(a) A warrant of arrest and commitment is an…

46.0805 Authority to arrest without a warrant when.

A police officer is authorized, and it is his…

46.0806 Arrest without warrant by private person.

Any person other than a police officer is aut…

46.0807 Arrest without warrant-Affidavit and application for warrant.

(a) Any police officer or other person making…

46.0901 Short title.

This chapter may be cited as the Uniform Crim…

46.0902 Interpretation.

This chapter shall be so interpreted and cons…

46.0903 Definitions.

Where appearing in this chapter the following…

46.0904 Duty of Governor to arrest persons charged with crimes in other states.

Subject to the qualifications of this chapter…

46.0905 Surrender of persons charged with crime.

The Governor of this Territory may also surre…

46.0906 Assistance in investigating demand for surrender.

When a demand is made upon the Governor of th…

46.0907 Demand for extradition-Form.

No demand for the extradition of a person cha…

46.0908 Warrant for extradition-Contents.

A warrant of extradition may not be issued un…

46.0909 Governor to sign warrant of arrest when.

If the Governor decides that the demand shoul…

46.0910 Authority to arrest.

The warrant shall authorize the officer or ot…

46.0911 Authority of arresting officer.

Every officer or other person empowered to ma…

46.0912 Rights of arrested persons-Writ of habeas corpus-Penalty for denial of rights.

(a) No person arrested upon such warrant may…

46.0913 Confinement of arrested persons.

The officer or person executing the Governor’…

46.0914 Warrant to apprehend person charged with crime.

Whenever any person within this territory is…

46.0915 Lawful arrest-By officer or private citizen without warrant.

The arrest of a person may also be lawfully m…

46.0916 Commitment to jail required when.

If, from the examination before the High Cour…

46.0917 Admission to bail by bond.

Unless the offense with which the prisoner is…

46.0918 Discharge or recommitment.

If the accused is not arrested under warrant…

46.0919 Failure to appear and surrender-Forfeit of bond.

If the prisoner is admitted to bail and fails…

46.0920 Effect of prosecution in territory prior to demand.

If a criminal prosecution has been instituted…

46.0921 Inquiry into guilt of accused.

The guilt or innocence of the accused as to t…

46.0922 Recall and reissuance of warrants.

The Governor may recall his warrant of arrest…

46.0923 Demand for person charged with crime in American Samoa-Warrant issued.

Whenever the Governor of this Territory deman…

46.0924 Demand for person charged with crime in American Samoa-Written application-Verification.

(a) When return to this Territory of a person…

46.0925 Exemption of extradited persons from civil process.

A person brought into this Territory on extra…

46.0926 Trial of extradited person for other crimes.

After a person has been brought back to this…

46.1001 Representation of indigent persons.

(a) The public defender shall represent as co…

46.1220 Prosecution of complaints.

All criminal prosecutions shall be brought in…

46.1221 Summons.

(a) When a complaint is laid before the Chief…

46.1301 Application of 46.1301 through 46.310.

Under 46.1301 through 46.l3l0 and 46.3216, th…

46.1302 Procedure on plea of not guilty.

Where a defendant pleads not guilty to the co…

46.1303 Motion for examination.

The court may order a mental examination of a…

46.1304 Order for examination.

(a) Upon the order of the court, a defendant…

46.1305 Hearing to determine status.

Upon completion of the mental examination of…

46.1306 Presumptions-Evidence.

(a) All persons are presumed sane or mentally…

46.1307 Proceedings after sanity determination.

Criminal proceedings may be resumed against a…

46.1308 Confinement.

All orders for confinement pertain to confine…

46.1309 Treatment as outpatient.

A defendant in a criminal case whose mental i…

46.1310 Jurisdiction of the High Court.

Proceedings under 46.1301 through 46.1310 and…

46.1501 Policy.

It is the policy of this Territory that all p…

46.1502 Prohibition of discrimination.

A national shall not be excluded from jury se…

46.1503 Definitions.

As used in this chapter: (a) “Clerk” and “Cle…

46.1504 Grounds of disqualification.

A prospective juror is disqualified to serve…

46.1505 Disqualification by interest.

No person shall sit as a juror in any case in…

46.1506 Exemptions.

A person may claim exemption from service as…