11.0410 Execution against Governor and government personnel

Cite as [A.S.C.A. 11.0410]

(a) Execution may not issue against the Governor or any officer or employee of American Samoa on a final judgment in any proceeding against him for any acts or for the recovery of money exacted by or paid to him and subsequently paid into the Treasury of American Samoa in performing his official duties with respect to the American Samoa Income Tax if the court certifies that probable cause existed, or such officer or employee acted under the directions of the Governor or his delegate.

(b) When such execution has been issued, the Governor or his delegate shall order the payment of such judgment out of any unencumbered funds in the Treasury of American Samoa.

History: 1963, PL 8-1.