2010 Georgia Code
TITLE 44 - PROPERTY
CHAPTER 12 - RIGHTS IN PERSONALTY
ARTICLE 5 - DISPOSITION OF UNCLAIMED PROPERTY
§ 44-12-205 - When gift certificate or credit memo presumed abandoned

O.C.G.A. 44-12-205 (2010)
44-12-205. When gift certificate or credit memo presumed abandoned


(a) A gift certificate or a credit memo issued in the ordinary course of an issuer's business which remains unclaimed by the owner for more than five years after becoming payable or distributable is presumed abandoned.

(b) In the case of a gift certificate, the amount presumed abandoned is the price paid by the purchaser for the gift certificate. In the case of a credit memo, the amount presumed abandoned is the amount credited to the recipient of the memo.

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