7.0602 Conviction of a crime involving stealing, embezzlement or misappropriation as a ground for ineligibility for employment or for termination of contract.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 7.0602 ]

A person convicted of a crime involving stealing, embezzlement, or misappropriation of property, which is classified as a felony in American Samoa, shall be ineligible for employment as a contract employee with the government. A contract employee of the government, who is subsequently convicted of a felony crime involving stealing, embezzlement or misappropriation of property, shall be terminated immediately upon the judgment and sentence of conviction becoming final.

History: 1998, PL 25-38 § 3.