The Act adds several sections to the Georgia Code and provides a program of compensation for law enforcement officers who become temporarily physically disabled as a result of physical injury incurred in the line of duty and caused by a willful act of violence. The new Code sections also provide a program of compensation for firemen who become temporarily physically disabled as a result of a physical injury incurred in the line of duty while fighting a fire.
PUBLIC OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES Insuring and Indemnification of Public Officers and Employees; Provide Compensation for Law Enforcement Officers Who Become Temporarily Physically Disabled,
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