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Rules and Regulations

Rules and Regulations for Chapter 375-2-31

375-2-31-.01 Abandoned Motor Vehicles

(1)  The term “abandoned motor vehicle” shall have the same meaning in these regulations as that given in Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.

(2)  A person who removes a vehicle from public or private property at the request of a law enforcement officer shall:

(a)  Have a motor carrier of property permit issued by the Department;

(b)  Be properly licensed and registered in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 2 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.

(c)  Use proper equipment so as not to damage the removed vehicle in addition to any damage incurred prior to removal; and

(d)  Obtain a customer number from the Department.


Authority: O.C.G.A. ยง 40-11-1 et seq.
Filed Date: 4/16/2003
Effective Date: 5/6/2003