11.3012 Consent to suit.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. 11.3012]

The American Samoa Government, whether acting in its governmental or proprietary capacity, is subject to suit in the territorial and federal courts for obligations created in this chapter, and shall be liable for damages and subject to the equity powers of the courts in any action brought to enforce the obligations of American Samoa Government or the rights of any participant in a transaction whereby American Samoa Government borrows money or otherwise incurs indebtedness or incurs other obligations in connection with any indebtedness, as if American Samoa Government were a private person or corporation. Venue for any litigation with respect to bonds issued pursuant to this act shall be laid in the High Court of American Samoa or the Federal District Court, District of Hawaii.

History: 2000, PL 26-24.