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Legal Statutes: Georgia

UPDATED September 29, 2016

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Article 4. Family Violence and Stalking Protective Order Registry

back to top19-13-56. Immunity from civil liability

(a) The state and any local or state law enforcement officer, court official, or official of the registry shall be held harmless for any delay or failure to file a protective order or modification thereof, to transmit information contained in a protective order or modification thereof, or to enter such information in the registry.

(b) The state and any local or state law enforcement officer, court official, or official of the registry shall be held harmless for acting in reliance upon information registered in the registry or information received for the purpose of entry in the registry.

Laws 2001, p. 101, § 1; Laws 2015, Act 222, § 6, eff. July 1, 2015.