Georgia House of Representatives
HB 530 - Torts; certain good faith actions; liability

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Floyd, Johnny W Hudson, Newt Walker, Larry
Royal, A. Richard Chambless, Tommy
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Summary / Full Text HC: Judy SC: Judy
F/R: 02/01/95 L/A: 04/19/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 51
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 1 of Title 51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to torts, so as to provide for a limitation on the liability of persons acting in good faith to prevent, minimize, and repair injury and damage resulting from catastrophic acts of nature; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/1/95   Read 1st Time         3/7/95         
              2/2/95   Read 2nd Time         3/14/95        
              2/21/95  Favorably Reported    3/14/95        
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  
              3/6/95   Read 3rd Time         3/15/95        
              3/6/95   Passed/Adopted        3/15/95        
              CS       Comm/Floor Amend/Sub                 
              3/30/95  Sent to Governor                     
              4/19/95  Signed by Governor                   
              430      Act/Veto Number                      
              4/19/95  Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 51-1-29.2

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