Chapter 02 - Alienation of Land

37.0201 Definitions.

As used in this chapter: (a) “Alienation” mea…

37.0202 Creation and membership of Land Commission.

There is created a Land Commission, which sha…

37.0203 Instruments affecting title to land-Duties of Commission.

(a) All instruments affecting the title to la…

37.0204 Restrictions on alienation of land.

(a) It is prohibited for any matai of a Samoa…

37.0205 Transfer in trust for use of child or issue of child married to nonnative.

This regulation shall not apply to any native…

37.0210 Registration required-Notice of contents.

(a) No instrument shall be effectual to pass…

37.0211 Contract for sale of real property.

No agreement for the sale of real property or…

37.0221 Leasing of native land.

(a) Native land may, with the approval of the…

37.0222 Lease of native land for schools.

(a) Any person, corporation, organization, so…

37.0230 Violation—Penalty.

Any alienation in violation of this chapter s…