GA SB45 | 2015-2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2015 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-01-26 - Senate Read and Referred
Pending: Senate Judiciary Non-Civil Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 2 of Chapter 5 of Title 17 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to searches with warrants, so as to provide for the use of no-knock search warrants; to provide for a short title; to provide for a definition; to change provisions relating to the issuance of search warrants; to change provisions relating to the use of force in executing a search warrant; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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"Bou Bou's Law"; provide for the use of no-knock search warrants



2015-01-26SenateSenate Read and Referred
2015-01-15SenateSenate Hopper

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