§ 16-7-42. Definitions.

CODE OF GEORGIA

Title 16. CRIMES AND OFFENSES

Chapter 7. DAMAGE TO AND INTRUSION UPON PROPERTY

Article 2. CRIMINAL TRESPASS AND DAMAGE TO PROPERTY

Part 2. LITTERING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY

Current through 2019-2020 Chapter 609

§ 16-7-42. Definitions

As used in this part, the term:

(1) "Litter" means any discarded or abandoned:
(A) Refuse, rubbish, junk, or other waste material; or
(B) Dead animals that are not subject to the provisions of Code Section 4-5-4.
(2) "Public or private property" means the right of way of any road or highway; any body of water or watercourse or the shores or beaches thereof; any park, playground, building, refuge, or conservation or recreation area; residential or farm properties, timberlands, or forests; or any commercial or industrial property.

Cite as OCGA § 16-7-42

History. Amended by 2006 Ga. Laws 538, §2-1, eff. 7/1/2006.