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

§ 1733.
Qualifications for Office of Delegate
To be eligible for the office of Delegate a candidate shall—
be at least twenty-five years of age on the date of the election;
owe allegiance to the United States;
be an inhabitant of the Territory of American Samoa; and
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. 95–584 substituted allegiance requirement for provision requiring United States citizenship for at least seven years prior to the date of the election.


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