Ga. Code § 16-2-1

Current through 2023-2024 Legislative Session Chapter 353
Section 16-2-1 - "Crime" defined
(a) A "crime" is a violation of a statute of this state in which there is a joint operation of an act or omission to act and intention or criminal negligence.
(b) Criminal negligence is an act or failure to act which demonstrates a willful, wanton, or reckless disregard for the safety of others who might reasonably be expected to be injured thereby.

OCGA § 16-2-1

Amended by 2004 Ga. Laws 439, § 2, eff. 7/1/2004.