The Governor of American Samoa, Lolo Matalasi Moliga, has endorsed the Bill to allow the Port of Pago Pago to raise Port Charges and Fees. See image below for a section of this Bill that granted the Port Director, Taimalelagi, Dr. Claire Tuia Poumele, the authority to move forward with the new rates. The Port of Pago Pago plans to have the new rate effective on Monday, January 8th, 2018.