2019 Georgia Code
Title 17 - Criminal Procedure
Chapter 10 - Sentence and Punishment
Article 1 - Procedure for Sentencing and Imposition of Punishment
§ 17-10-5. Imposition of misdemeanor punishment for felonies punishable by imprisonment for term of ten years or less

Universal Citation: GA Code § 17-10-5 (2019)

When a defendant is found guilty of a felony punishable by imprisonment for a maximum term of ten years or less, the judge may, in his discretion, impose punishment as for a misdemeanor.


Code 1933, § 26-3101, enacted by Ga. L. 1968, p. 1249, § 1.

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