Georgia House of Representatives
HB 791 - Disposition of unclaimed property; checks, drafts, etc; time limit

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Watts, Charlie Smith, Larry Barnes, Roy E
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Summary / Full Text HC: B&B SC: B&FI
F/R: 02/17/95 L/A: 04/21/95 Signed by Governor
Titles Amended: 44/ 07
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 5 of Chapter 12 of Title 44 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the disposition of unclaimed property, so as to allow the charging of service charges on an instrument on which a banking or financial organization is directly liable for a period of 12 months immediately following a two-year period of time in which the instrument is not presented for payment; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/17/95  Read 1st Time         3/1/95         
              2/20/95  Read 2nd Time         3/10/95        
              2/21/95  Favorably Reported    3/10/95        
              2/28/95  Read 3rd Time         3/13/95        
              2/28/95  Passed/Adopted        3/13/95        
              3/22/95  Sent to Governor                     
              4/21/95  Signed by Governor                   
              506      Act/Veto Number                      
              7/1/95   Effective Date                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 44-12-196, 7-1-372

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