2021 Georgia Code
Title 13 - Contracts
Chapter 9 - Contracts for Future Delivery of Cotton, Grain, Etc
§ 13-9-4. Furnishing of Written Statement as to Location, Date, and Other Details of Execution of Contract for Future Delivery of Cotton, Grain, Stocks to Principal for Whom Contract Executed; Effect of Failure to Furnish Statement

Universal Citation: GA Code § 13-9-4 (2021)

Every person shall furnish upon demand, to any principal for whom such person has executed any contract for future delivery of any cotton, grain, stocks, or other commodities, a written instrument setting forth the name and location of the exchange, board of trade, or similar institution upon which such contract has been executed, the date of the execution of the contract, and the name and address of the person with whom such contract was executed; and if such person shall refuse or neglect to furnish such statement upon reasonable demand, such refusal or neglect shall be prima-facie evidence that such contract was an illegal contract within the provisions of Code Section 13-9-3 and that the person who executed it was engaged in the maintenance and operation of a bucket shop within the provisions of Code Section 13-9-6.

(Ga. L. 1929, p. 245, § 5; Code 1933, § 20-605.)

RESEARCH REFERENCES

C.J.S.

- 17 C.J.S., Contracts, § 9.

ALR.

- Nature and validity of "hedging" transactions on the commodity market, 20 A.L.R. 1422.

Accountability to owner of one who receives funds for "bucket shop" transaction from third person acting without authority, 35 A.L.R. 427.

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