25.2102 Duty of owner or lessee of unoccupied building or vacant lot.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 25.2102]

(a) Every owner or lessee of an unoccupied building, or of any vacant lot located in any village or urban area, shall keep such building and its grounds, or such vacant lot, including any area between the property line and the road in sanitary condition free from all rubbish garbage, waste, and filth of any kind. All weeds and grass on such premises, including any area between the property line and the road shall be maintained so as to avoid harborage or breeding places for rodents.

(b) In the case of property owned or leased by the Government of American Samoa the responsible party for purposes of the liability of the government, shall be the Director of Public Works.

History: 1972, PL 12-44 § 9.