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2018 Georgia Code
Title 19 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 10A - Safe Place for Newborns
§ 19-10A-2. Definitions
Universal Citation: GA Code § 19-10A-2 (2018)
- As used in this chapter, the term:
(1) "Fire station" means a facility of any fire department which is authorized to exercise the general and emergency powers enumerated in Code Sections 25-3-1 and 25-3-2.
(2) "Medical facility" means any licensed general or specialized hospital, institutional infirmary, health center operated by a county board of health, or facility where human births occur on a regular and ongoing basis which is classified by the Department of Community Health as a birthing center, but shall not mean physicians' or dentists' private offices.
(3) "Police station" means a facility of any sheriff's office, municipal police department, or county police department.
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