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Georgia Code Title 24. Evidence § 24-14-25

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(a)?As used in this Code section:

(1)??Bank? means any person engaged in the business of banking and includes, in addition to a commercial bank, a savings and loan association, savings bank, or credit union.

(2)??Check? means a draft, other than a documentary draft, payable on demand and drawn on a bank, even though it is described by another term, such as ?share draft? or ?negotiable order of withdrawal.?

(b)?In any dispute concerning payment by means of a check, a duplicate of the check produced in accordance with Code Section 24-10-1003, together with the original bank statement that reflects payment of the check by the bank on which it was drawn or a duplicate thereof produced in the same manner, shall create a presumption that the check has been paid.

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