2011-2012 Regular Session - HB 56
Georgia Public Revenue Code; alleged tax liability; property seizure; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 48 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, the "Georgia Public Revenue Code," so as to provide that tax officials may not attach, garnish, levy on, or otherwise seize or attempt to seize property on the basis of an alleged tax liability unless the liability has been reduced to a lawful execution; to provide a criminal penalty and a civil remedy; to change provisions relating to jeopardy assessments so as to require notice and opportunity for appeal prior to enforcement; to change provisions relating to attachment and garnishment so as to require a valid execution as a condition precedent to attachment or garnishment; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/26/2011 - House Second Readers
Jan/25/2011 - House First Readers
Jan/24/2011 - House Hopper