2020 Georgia Code
Title 45 - Public Officers and Employees
Chapter 3 - Official Oaths and Commissions
Article 1 - Official Oaths
§ 45-3-15. Proceeding for False Swearing When Loyalty Oath Violated

Universal Citation: GA Code § 45-3-15 (2020)

If any person required to do so by Code Sections 45-3-11 through 45-3-14 and this Code section executes a loyalty oath and subsequently it is proved that said individual has violated the oath, then the governing authority shall institute proceedings in the proper court against such person for false swearing.

(Ga. L. 1949, p. 960, § 6; Ga. L. 1990, p. 8, § 45.)

Law reviews.

- For comment on Baggett v. Bullitt, 377 U.S. 360, 84 S. Ct. 1316, 12 L. Ed. 2d 377 (1964), see 2 Ga. St. B.J. 123 (1965).



- Validity of governmental requirement of oath of allegiance or loyalty, 18 A.L.R.2d 268.

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