HB 953 - Law enf officers; certain arrest entry; require search warrant (2)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 4 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions applicable to the arrest of persons, so as to change the provisions relating to the right of forcible entry into private dwellings pursuant to the execution of an arrest warrant; to provide that an officer shall be required to secure a search warrant prior to making an arrest entry into the premises of a third party unless the third party has consented; and for other purposes.

Birdsong, Kenneth W (123rd)
Full Text HC: SJudy SC:
F/R: 03/11/97 L/A: 03/28/97 H - Recommitted
Code Sections Amended: 17
House Action Senate
3/11/97 Read 1st Time
3/13/97 Read 2nd Time
3/13/97 Favorably Reported
3/28/97 Recommitted

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 17-4-3

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