2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 1271
Georgia Commercial Mortgage Fraud Act; enact; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Part 1 of Article 4 of Chapter 12 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to grand juries, so as to provide that a victim of commercial mortgage fraud shall have the right to present a case to the grand jury; to provide for duties of the grand jury; to amend Chapter 8 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to offenses involving theft, so as to enact the "Georgia Commercial Mortgage Fraud Act"; to provide legislative findings; to amend Code Section 16-14-3 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to definitions relative to racketeer influenced organizations, so as to include commercial mortgage fraud within the definition of racketeering activity; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/09/2010 - House Second Readers
Mar/08/2010 - House First Readers
Mar/02/2010 - House Hopper