2022 Georgia Code
Title 38 - Military, Emergency Management, and Veterans Affairs
Chapter 3 - Emergency Management
Article 9 - Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency Nomenclature Act
§ 38-3-147. Private Cause of Action; Recovery of Treble Damages, Punitive Damages, and Attorney’s Fees

Universal Citation: GA Code § 38-3-147 (2022)

Any person who has given money or any other item of value to another person due in part to such person’s use of agency nomenclature or symbols in violation of this article may maintain a suit for damages against the violator. Where it is proven that the violation was willful, the victim shall be entitled to recover treble damages, punitive damages, and reasonable attorney’s fees.

History. Code 1981, § 38-3-147 , enacted by Ga. L. 2008, p. 543, § 1/HB 1201.

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