GA HB39 | 2013-2014 | Regular Session


Status: Introduced on January 11 2013 - 25% progress, died in committee
Action: 2013-02-05 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Judiciary - Non-Civil Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 11 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to offenses against public order, so as to define certain terms; to provide that a person commits defamation when he or she causes an unknowing person wrongfully to be identified as the person in an obscene depiction; to provide for penalties; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Offenses against public order; defamation; provisions



2013-02-05HouseHouse Second Readers
2013-02-04HouseHouse First Readers
2013-02-01HouseHouse Hopper
2013-01-11HouseHouse Prefiled

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