Georgia House of Representatives
HB 520 - Abuse of dead body; define offense

Sponsor and CoSponsors
White, John Lord, Jimmy Bargeron, Emory E
Hanner, Robert P Randall, William (Billy) C
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text HC: Judy SC: SJudy
F/R: 02/01/95 L/A: 04/12/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 31
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 3 of Chapter 21 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to offenses applicable to dead bodies, so as to make it unlawful to abuse a dead body prior to interment; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
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              2/1/95   Read 1st Time         2/27/95        
              2/2/95   Read 2nd Time         3/10/95        
              2/17/95  Favorably Reported    3/9/95         
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub   Sub            
              2/22/95  Read 3rd Time         3/15/95        
              2/22/95  Passed/Adopted        3/15/95        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub  CS             
              3/15/95  Amend/Sub Agreed To                  
              4/5/95   Sent to Governor                     
              4/12/95  Signed by Governor                   
              318      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/95   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 31-21-44.1


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