HB 1390 - Criminal bond sureties; increase compensation amount (1)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Code Section 17-6-30 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to fees of sureties, so as to provide that sureties on criminal bonds in any court shall not charge or receive more than 15 percent of the amount of the bonds as compensation from defendants or from anyone acting for defendants; and for other purposes.

Randall, William (Billy) C (127th)
Full Text HC: SJudy SC:
F/R: 01/27/98 L/A: 02/11/98 H - Notice to Reconsider
Code Sections Amended:
House Action Senate
1/27/98 Read 1st Time
1/28/98 Read 2nd Time
2/5/98 Favorably Reported
2/11/98 Read 3rd Time
2/11/98 Lost
2/11/98 Notice to Reconsider

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 17-6-30

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98