The Act establishes a set number of acres that may be developed on Jekyll Island. It states that no more than 1,675 acres of the Island’s total land area may be developed. Currently, 1,597 of those acres have been developed, and the Act delineates how the remaining seventyeight acres may be used.
Georgia State University Law Review,
Parks, Historic Areas, Memorials, and Recreation HB 715,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
Available at: https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol31/iss1/1