(a) An appointed member may at any time resign his office by notice in writing to the chairman.

(b) The Governor, acting on the advice of the chairman or the board, may remove an appointed member:

(1) For disability or neglect of duty;

(2) If he is satisfied that the appointed member has left American Samoa permanently; or

(3) If the appointed member is absent from 3 consecutive meetings of the board without the permission of the board.

(c) If a member dies, resigns, or is removed from office, the vacancy shall be filled by an appointment made in the same manner as that of the member vacating office.

History: Rule 3-82, eff 12 May 82, § 5.