Georgia Code Title 10. Commerce and Trade § 10-6B-6

(a) A power of attorney executed in this state on or after July 1, 2017, shall be valid if its execution complies with Code Section 10-6B-5 .

(b) A power of attorney executed other than in this state shall be valid in this state if, when the power of attorney was executed, the execution complied with:

(1) The law of the jurisdiction that determines the meaning and effect of the power of attorney pursuant to Code Section 10-6B-7 ;  or

(2) The requirements for a military power of attorney pursuant to 10 U.S.C. Section 1044b , in effect on February 1, 2018.

(c) Except as otherwise provided by law other than this chapter, a photocopy or electronically transmitted copy of an original power of attorney shall have the same effect as the original;  provided, however, that when recording a power of attorney in connection with a conveyance involving real property, a power of attorney shall be in a form that complies with Part 1 of Article 1 of Chapter 2 of Title 44.


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