2018 Georgia Code
Title 40 - Motor Vehicles and Traffic
Chapter 3 - Certificates of Title, Security Interests, and Liens
Article 4 - Offenses
§ 40-3-90. Certain acts declared felonies

Universal Citation: GA Code § 40-3-90 (2018)
    A person who, with fraudulent intent:
  • (1) Alters, forges, or counterfeits a certificate of title;

  • (2) Alters or forges an assignment of a certificate of title or an assignment or release of a security interest on a certificate of title or a form the commissioner prescribed;

  • (3) Has possession of or uses a certificate of title knowing it to have been altered, forged, or counterfeited;

  • (4) Uses a false or fictitious name or address or makes a material false statement, or fails to disclose a security interest, or conceals any other material fact in an application for a certificate of title;

  • (5) Alters or forges a notice of a transaction concerning a security interest or lien reflected on the certificate of title as provided by Code Section 40-3-27;

  • (6) Knowingly falsifies any information on the statement required by paragraph (2) of subsection (a) of Code Section 40-3-36; or

  • (7) Willfully violates any other provision of this chapter after having previously violated the same or any other provision of this chapter and having been convicted of that act in a court of competent jurisdiction

    shall be guilty of a felony.
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