48 U.S. Code § 1733 - Qualifications for Office of Delegate

To be eligible for the office of Delegate a candidate shall—
(a) be at least twenty-five years of age on the date of the election;
(b) owe allegiance to the United States;
(c) be an inhabitant of the Territory of American Samoa; and
(d) not be, on the date of the election, a candidate for any other office.


(Pub. L. 95–556, § 3,Oct. 31, 1978, 92 Stat. 2078; Pub. L. 95–584, § 3,Nov. 2, 1978, 92 Stat. 2483.)

1978—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 95–584substituted allegiance requirement for provision requiring United States citizenship for at least seven years prior to the date of the election.

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