2020 Georgia Code
Title 31 - Health
Chapter 32 - Advance Directives for Health Care
§ 31-32-1. Short Title

Universal Citation: GA Code § 31-32-1 (2020)

This chapter shall be known and may be cited as the "Georgia Advance Directive for Health Care Act."

(Code 1981, §31-32-1, enacted by Ga. L. 2007, p. 133, § 2/HB 24.)

Law reviews.

- For survey article on wills, trusts, guardianships, and fiduciary administration, see 60 Mercer L. Rev. 417 (2008). For note, "An Advance Directive: The Elective, Effective Way to be Protective of Your Rights," see 68 Mercer L. Rev. 521 (2017).


Cited in Doctors Hosp. of Augusta, LLC v. Alicea, 332 Ga. App. 529, 774 S.E.2d 114 (2015), aff'd, 299 Ga. 315, 788 S.E.2d 392 (2016).



- 41 C.J.S., Hospitals, § 42.

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