Ga. Code Ann. §§16-9-120 (1998) et seq.
Identity theft is a criminal offense; not less than 1 nor more than 10 years imprisonment or a fine not to exceed $100,000, or both; restitution to any victims may be ordered
Who May Prosecute
Attorney General or district attorney in county where crime committed
Criminal statute does not apply to those who lawfully obtain credit information for a bona fide commercial transaction or who exercise rights of a creditor in good faith