Georgia House of Representatives
HB1295 - Deposit account fraud; interest on restitution

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Jenkins, Curtis S Sherrill, Tom Lewis, Walter Jeffrey
Ray, Robert F Rogers, Carl Channell, R. M. (Mickey)
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F/R: 01/12/96 L/A: 04/15/96 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 16
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 16-9-20 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to deposit account fraud, so as to provide a mechanism for a court to award interest on restitution paid to the holder of the worthless instrument; to limit civil action if interest is awarded; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              1/12/96  Read 1st Time         3/6/96         
              1/22/96  Read 2nd Time         3/13/96        
              1/30*    Favorably Reported    3/13/96        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              2/12/96  Recommitted                          
              3/5/96   Read 3rd Time         3/15/96        
              3/5/96   Passed/Adopted        3/15/96        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  FA             
              3/18/96  Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
              4/5/96   Sent to Governor                     
              4/15/96  Signed by Governor                   
              925      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/96   Effective Date                       
Favorably Reported by Substitute 2/15/96                    

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 16-9-20

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