375-6-2-.01 Public Availability of Accident Reports
1) Georgia Uniform Motor Vehicle Accident Reports which are prepared by or submitted to the Department are not public records. Such reports shall be made available for inspection during normal working hours at the Department of Motor Vehicle Safety Headquarters upon submission of a written showing of need as set forth in O.C.G.A. § 50-18-72(a)(4.1) and approval of said showing by a custodian of records of the Department. Georgia Uniform Motor Vehicle Accident Reports may be purchased from the Department for a fee of $5.00 for each copy.
(2) All fees prescribed by this Rule shall be paid in advance by certified check, cashier's check, teller's check, company check or money order made payable to the Department of Motor Vehicle Safety. Cash will be accepted only if delivered by hand to the Department of Motor Vehicle Safety Headquarters. Personal checks will not be accepted.
Authority: O.C.G.A. §§ 40-5-2 and 50-18-72(a)(4.1)
Filed Date: 9/11/2002
Effective Date: 10/3/2002