Host of New Laws Taking Effect

Friday July 02, 2010
Most new laws in Georgia take effect July 1. We are revieiwing all the new laws and will be posting updates to this space during the month of July. For a full list of new laws passed in the 2010 session of the Georgia General Assembly, click the link below.

The new law gaining the most attention in the media covers texting and driving. The text is available at 
http://www.legis.ga.gov/legis/2009_10/versions/sb360_SB360_APP_10.htm.

Georgia has also completely revised its Trust Code, governing all aspects of trust creation and administration in Georgia. The text is available at http://www.legis.ga.gov/legis/2009_10/versions/sb131_SB131_APP_10.htm.

This bulletin provides a general summary of recent legal developments. It is not intended to be and should not be relied upon as legal advice.