375-3-7-.06 Disbursement of Security Based on Unsatisfied Judgment
The Commissioner of the Department of Driver Services is authorized to disburse the security posted, in compliance with the provisions of the Safety Responsibility Act, upon receiving a certificate from the Clerk of any Court wherein a judgment has been obtained against the person on whose behalf the deposit was made. Such certificates should set forth the party to the litigation, time, place and date of the accident. The fact that the judgment is unsatisfied of record and that the time for appeal has expired or that the judgment has been affirmed on appeal should also be indicated. It shall be the duty of the Commissioner to immediately transmit to the Clerk of said court any cash security held by the Department to be applied to the satisfaction of said judgment and any accrued interest or court cost. Any additional security over and above the amount required to satisfy the foregoing shall be returned by the Commissioner to the depositor.
Authority: O.C.G.A. §40-9-1, et seq.
Filed Date: 4/18/2006
Effective Date: 5/8/2006