GA 911 Medical Amnesty Law

In the state of Georgia you can call 911 if you or someone you are with is at risk of overdose and you won’t be arrested.

The Georgia 911 Medical Amnesty law provides limited immunity from arrest, charge and prosecution for possession of certain drugs and drug paraphernalia for individuals who experience a drug overdose and are in need of medical care, and for those who seek medical care in good faith for a person experiencing an overdose.

This law saves lives. To find out more about how this law protects those with substance use disorder, click here.