2020 Georgia Code
Title 40 - Motor Vehicles and Traffic
Chapter 6 - Uniform Rules of the Road
Article 5 - Rights and Duties of Pedestrians
§ 40-6-95. Pedestrian Under Influence of Alcohol or Drug

Universal Citation: GA Code § 40-6-95 (2020)

A person who is under the influence of intoxicating liquor or any drug to a degree which renders him a hazard shall not walk or be upon any roadway or the shoulder of any roadway. Violation of this Code section is a misdemeanor and is punishable upon conviction by a fine not to exceed $500.00.

(Code 1933, § 68A-505.1, enacted by Ga. L. 1974, p. 633, § 1; Code 1981, §40-6-96; Code 1981, §40-6-95, as redesignated byGa. L. 1990, p. 2048, § 5.)


Am. Jur. 2d.

- 8 Am. Jur. 2d, Automobiles and Highway Traffic, §§ 444, 514.


- 60A C.J.S., Motor Vehicles, § 886.


- Intoxication of person injured or killed as affecting applicability of last clear chance doctrine, 26 A.L.R.2d 308.

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