On May 9ᵗʰ, 2021, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp passed into law the “Max Gruver Act” which amends the state’s hazing laws found in OCGA 16-5-61. This new law requires a webpage dedicated to the public disclosure of (1) administrative adjudication of hazing (internal institutional investigations and hearings) and (2) hazing related convictions (external criminal convictions) to include at minimum:
1. The name of any school organization involved;
2. The date(s) on which the hazing occurred;
3. A description of the hazing related findings (administrative or criminal) and sanctions.
In compliance with Max Gruver Act, SCAI provides the following information that will be maintained for at least five years following final adjudication or conviction.View the Max Gruver Act