HB 404 - Inmates; use of leg chains; provisions (2)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 3 of Chapter 5 of Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to conditions of detention generally, so as to change the provisions relating to the prohibition against corporal punishment and the use of handcuffs, leg chains, and other restraints; and for other purposes.

Wiles, John J (34th) Powell, Alan T (23rd) Ehrhart, Earl (36th)
Johnston, Ralph L (81st) Lewis, Walter Jeffrey (14th) Harbin, Ben (113th)
Full Text HC: SI&P SC:
F/R: 02/03/97 L/A: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted (Sub)
Code Sections Amended:
House Action Senate
2/3/97 Read 1st Time
2/4/97 Read 2nd Time
3/14/97 Favorably Reported
Sub Committee Amend/Sub
3/28/97 Recommitted

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 42-5-58, 42-5-60

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