HB 440 - Torts; duty of care; psychologists, physicians, professional counselors (2)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Chapter 1 of Title 51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding torts, so as to provide for a duty of care for certain psychologists, physicians, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, and social workers and to provide for actions and damages for violations of that duty; and for other purposes.

Titus, III, Theo (180th) Ladd, Bart (59th) Davis, J. Max (60th)
Mueller, Anne O'Quin (152nd)
Full Text HC: Judy SC:
F/R: 02/06/97 L/A: 02/07/97 H - Read 2nd Time
Code Sections Amended: 51
House Action Senate
2/6/97 Read 1st Time
2/7/97 Read 2nd Time

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 51-1-46

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