Wilkinson County, Georgia


A resolution adopting the Georgia Rules of the Road, Code Sections 40-6-1 to 40-6-395 Chapter 6 of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated to regulate traffic upon the public roads of Wilkinson County and repealing all other sections in conflict herewith.

It is ordained by The Board of Commissioners of Wilkinson County, Georgia as follows:

Section 1. Adoption by reference. Pursuant to Chapter 6 of Title 40-6-372 through 40-6-376, Code Sections 40-6-1 to 40-6-395 of that Chapter known as the Uniform Rules of the Road and the definitions contained in Code Section 40-1-1 are hereby adopted as and for the traffic regulations of Wilkinson County, Georgia with like effect as if recited herein.

Section 2. Penalties. Unless another penalty is expressly provided by law, every person convicted of a violation of any provision of this ordinance shall be punished by a fine of not more than $500.00 or by imprisonment for not more than 60 days or by both such fine and imprisonment.

Section 3. Repeal. All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed.

Section 4. Effective date. This ordinance shall take effect from and after the 5th day of November 1985.

Section 5. This ordinance shall be spread upon the official minutes of Wilkinson County Georgia.

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