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SB 0032 - Torts; conditions upon immunity from civil liability in instances of rendering emergency care; provide

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Kay Kirkpatrick
Last Action: 3/25/2019 - House Third Reading Lost
Senate Committee: Special Judiciary
House Committee: Judiciary
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

SB 32 moves to amend Title 51 of the O.C.G.A to provide that any person who rescues or attempts to rescue an incapacitated or endangered animal from a locked vehicle cannot be held liable for any civil damages as a result of property damage except for gross negligence, willful or wanton misconduct, or malfeasance.

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