Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

OCGA 38-3-33

Summary Title

Liability: Providing Equipment


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an individual who, at no cost, provides equipment to the state or a political subdivision will not be held legally responsible for acting or failing to act.

Full Title

Immunity granted those who provide equipment in emergencies

Full Text

Any person, including anyone in the business of selling or leasing new or used equipment, who provides equipment to the state or to any political subdivision of the state at no cost during an emergency or disaster situation, whether or not officially declared as such, for use in meeting any exigency caused by the emergency or disaster situation shall not be liable for any civil damages as a result of any act or omission by the person in providing the equipment.