2021 Georgia Code
Title 38 - Military, Emergency Management, and Veterans Affairs
Chapter 3 - Emergency Management
Article 1 - General Provisions
§ 38-3-4. Enforcement

Universal Citation: GA Code § 38-3-4 (2021)

The law enforcement authorities of the state and of the political subdivisions thereof shall enforce the orders, rules, and regulations issued pursuant to Articles 1 through 3 of this chapter.

(Ga. L. 1951, p. 224, § 16.)

OPINIONS OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL

Sheriff's function.

- Sheriff's enforcement function is separate and distinct from managerial function of county commission. 1982 Op. Att'y Gen. No. 82-19.

As law enforcing authority of county, county sheriff is responsible for enforcing all valid orders, rules and regulations issued pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 38-3-1 et seq. by a local unit director. 1982 Op. Att'y Gen. No. 82-19.

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