2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 559
Assault and battery; crimes upon health care workers; increase punishment
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the offenses of assault and battery and related offenses, so as to increase the punishment for certain crimes committed upon health care workers in the line of duty; to change provisions relating to assault, aggravated assault, simple battery, battery, and aggravated battery; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/22/2011 - House Second Readers
Mar/21/2011 - House First Readers
Mar/16/2011 - House Hopper