2019 Georgia Code
Title 13 - Contracts
Chapter 9 - Contracts for Future Delivery of Cotton, Grain, Etc.
§ 13-9-6. Maintenance or operation of bucket shop

Universal Citation: GA Code § 13-9-6 (2019)
  • (a) As used in this Code section, the term "bucket shop" means any place of business in which contracts of the nature provided for in Code Section 13-9-3 are made.

  • (b) The maintenance or operation of a bucket shop is prohibited.

  • (c) Any person, either as agent or principal, who maintains or operates a bucket shop shall be guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, shall be imprisoned for a period not exceeding two years.


Ga. L. 1929, p. 245, §§ 4, 6; Code 1933, §§ 20-604, 20-9901.

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