Legal Commentary. Should there be any violations of the Georgia Code on electric personal assistive mobility devices, this Georgia statute provides that the fine should be no more than $500.00 and specifically states the penalty will be civil, not criminal and not a moving traffic violation which means the violation will not go to the driving record of the owner.
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See the full text of the statute below:Section 40-6-327 Violation of Provisions of Part not Criminal Offense or Moving Traffic Violation; Subject to Civil Penalties
Any person who violates any provision of this part other than Code Section 40-6-326 shall not be guilty of a criminal offense or a moving traffic violation for purposes of Code Section 40-5-57 but shall be subject to a civil penalty not to exceed $500.00.
HISTORY: Code 1981, § 40-6-327, enacted by Ga. L. 2003, p. 308, § 4.