The Act amends Georgia's Designated Felony Law by providing that a juvenile will be subject to the provisions of the Designated Felony Law if the juvenile commits an act which would be a felony if committed by an adult and the juvenile has been adjudicated three times previously for acts which, if done by an adult, would have been felonies. July 1, 1987
"COURTS Juveniles: Redefine Designated Felony Act,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 3
, Article 11.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol3/iss2/11