2021 Georgia Code
Title 45 - Public Officers and Employees
Chapter 4 - Official Bonds

Cross references.

- Giving of bonds by persons collecting tax, revenue, or other moneys on behalf of state, political subdivision, and other entities, § 45-8-2 et seq.


Bond not required from forestry investigators.

- Forestry investigators provided for by former Code 1933, § 43-208 (see now O.C.G.A. § 12-6-20) were not "public officers" of the state, but are "employees" only, and as such are under no requirement to give bond or take an oath, other than the loyalty oath. 1952-53 Op. Att'y Gen. p. 95.

Former Code 1933, § 24-2805 (see now O.C.G.A. § 15-16-5) must be construed in conjunction with former Code 1933, § 89-402 (see now O.C.G.A. § 45-4-1 et seq.), relating to official bonds in general. 1976 Op. Att'y Gen. No. 76-31.



- Liability on general bond of public officer for acts covered by a special bond, 4 A.L.R. 1431; 140 A.L.R. 1459.

Liability of officer or his sureties in respect of public funds as affected by settlement or compromise agreement with other officials or board or committee, 103 A.L.R. 1048.

Statutory conditions prescribed for public officer's bond as part of bond which does not in terms include them, or which expressly excludes them, 109 A.L.R. 501.

Personal liability of public officer or sureties on his bond for nonperformance or improper performance of a duty imposed upon a board of corporate body of which he is a member, 123 A.L.R. 756.

Liability of public officer or his bond for loss of public funds due to insolvency of bank in which they were deposited, 155 A.L.R. 436.

Time from which interest begins to run on fidelity or public officer's bond, 57 A.L.R.2d 1317.

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