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HB 0903 - Motor vehicles; issuance of a traffic citation to a vehicle owner in lieu of the individual operating the motor vehicle in certain instances; provide

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Matt Dollar (R)
Last Action: 6/20/2020 - Senate - Senate Read Second Time
House Committee: Public Safety and Homeland Security
Senate Committee: Special Judiciary
Assigned To:
12. All CourtsNext Bill
Traffic LawNext Bill

Staff Analysis of the Legislation

HB 903 amends Title 40 of the OCGA, in the event a vehicle is pulled over for a vehicle infraction, to authorize a law enforcement officer to issue a violation citation to the owner of a vehicle if the individual is present at the time of issuance. Previous legislation only allowed officers to issue citations to the driver of the vehicle.


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