On July 1, 2023, the Department of Homeland Security intends to amend certain rules in Title 26, Chapter 01 of the American Samoa Administrative Code pursuant to Section 6 of Article IV of the Revised Constitution of American Samoa and §§ 26.0105(b) and 26.0106(e) of the American Samoa Code Annotated. These changes seek to repeal the outdated Territorial Disaster Assistance Plan of 1989 including all annexes attached thereto.
A copy of the proposed amendments is available and may be picked up at the Department of Homeland Security; refer to James John Faumuina, Compliance Review Officer (CRO) at the Department of Homeland Security Headquarters in Tafuna, or proposed amendments can be downloaded from the American Samoa Government website, ww.americansamoa.gov. Also see below to download copy of proposed amendments.
Interested persons may submit written comments on the proposed amendments to the Department of Homeland Security on or before July 20, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. (SST).