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Theft of Services

If a customer refuses to pay you after you install, service or repair their HVAC system, show them a copy of this Ga. State Law!

This is a CRIMINAL statute, not civil, so call the police to report it.

O.C.G.A. § 16-8-5

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Current through the 2018 Regular Session of the General Assembly

§ 16-8-5. Theft of services

A person commits the offense of theft of services when by deception and with the intent to avoid payment he knowingly obtains services, accommodations, entertainment, or the use of personal property which is available only for compensation.


Code 1933, § 26-1807, enacted by Ga. L. 1968, p. 1249, § 1.

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