2013-2014 Regular Session - SB 413
Torts; define certain terms; emergency responder who is injured or killed in the line of duty; recover damages
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to torts, so as to define certain terms; to provide that an emergency responder who is injured or killed in the line of duty may recover damages against any person whose neglect, willful omission, or willful or culpable conduct contributed to such injury or death; to repeal the common law fireman's rule in Georgia; to provide that an emergency responder who enters onto land in his or her official duties shall have the status of an invitee; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/25/2014 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/24/2014 - Senate Hopper