Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

A.S.C.A. 26.0108(b)

Summary Title

License Reciprocity: Disaster Emergency


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an individual who holds an out-of-state license, certificate, or permit to practice a professional, mechanical, or other skill can practice that skill without complying with American Samoa licensure laws.

Full Title

Intergovernmental arrangements

Full Text

(b) If any person holds a license, certificate, or other permit issued by any state or political subdivision thereof evidencing the meeting of qualifications for professional, mechanical, or other skills, the person may render aid involving that skill in this Territory to meet an emergency or disaster, and this Territory shall give due recognition to the license, certificate, or other permit.