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comprehensive plan for identifying and acquiring suitable tracts of land containing unique, natural, scenic, historic, or archaeological resources.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.01(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> To preserve, conserve, protect and enhance the resources under the custody of the State Parks and Historic Sites System for the enjoyment of present and future generations.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.01(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> To provide appropriate recreational opportunities for Georgia residents and visitors that will permit maximum enjoyment of parks and historic sites consistent with the protection of their resources.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.01(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> To operate a balanced, ongoing interpretation, education and outdoor recreation program designed to expand the knowledge and understanding of Georgia's history, prehistory, fauna, flora, geography, geology, and other aspects of its natural and cultural resources in a manner consistent with the protection of the environment.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.02" name="391-5-1-.02" title="391-5-1-.02">Rule 391-5-1-.02 Definitions</a></h2> <P>For the purpose of these rules and regulations, the following definitions shall apply:</P> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Abandon" means to voluntarily relinquish property with no intent to retain possession.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Aircraft" means a device that is used or intended to be used for human flight in the air, including powerless flight.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Associate" means a paid staff employee of the division.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Authorized representative" means an associate or agent of the division with delegated authority to enforce the provisions of this chapter.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Department" means the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Designated" means indicated by a sign or delegated authority received in writing.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(g)">(g)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Division" means the Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Division of the department.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(h)">(h)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Director" means the director of the division or his designee.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Historic site" means any real property subject to the jurisdiction and control of the department where a significant event, a prehistoric or historic occupation or activity, or a building or structure, whether standing, ruined, or vanished, possessing historic, cultural, or archaeological value are interpreted and where appropriate recreational activities may be provided.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(j)">(j)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Licensed concessionaire" means any person who is licensed by the department to operate a site which sells, rents, leases or provides goods (perishable or non perishable) or services for site visitors.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(k)">(k)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Motor vehicle" means any wheeled conveyance for the transportation of persons or materials, which conveyance is powered or drawn by a motor, including but not limited to automobiles, trucks, buses, motorcycles and scooters, and all-terrain vehicles, but excluding motorized wheelchairs.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(l)">(l)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Park" means any real property subject to the jurisdiction and control of the department whose primary function is to provide recreation, natural preservation and interpretation. As used herein, "park" shall mean "state park".</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(m)">(m)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Parking area" means any part of a site designated for parking or stationing vehicles.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(n)">(n)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Permit" means a written authorization to engage in uses or activities that are otherwise prohibited, restricted, or regulated.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(o)">(o)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Person" means any individual, corporation, firm, partnership, group, society, association, or private or public body.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(p)">(p)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Pet" means those taxa of animals which have traditionally lived in a state of dependence on and under the domination and control of humans and have been kept as tame pets, including cats and dogs. The term "pet" does not include animals raised as livestock. Animals which live in a captive or tame state and which lack a genetic distinction from members of the same taxon living in the wild are presumptively wild animals.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(q)">(q)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Possession" means exercising direct physical control or dominion, with or without ownership, over property, or archaeological, historical, or natural resources. </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(r)">(r)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Public use limit" means the number of persons; number and type of animals; amount, size and type of equipment, vessels, mechanical modes of conveyance, or food/beverage containers allowed to enter, be brought into, remain in, or be used within a designated geographic area or facility; or the length of time a designated geographic area or facility may be occupied.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(s)">(s)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Road" means any surfaced area, either paved or unpaved, within a site which is designed for public vehicular traffic, except a through highway.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(t)">(t)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Site" means either a park or a historic site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(u)">(u)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Site manager" means an official of the department in charge of a site or an authorized representative of such person.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(v)">(v)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Smoking" means the carrying of lighted cigarettes, cigars or pipes, or the intentional and direct inhalation of smoke from these objects.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(w)">(w)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Swimming area" means a designated swimming or bathing area, including buildings, structures, apparatuses, and water and land areas in connection with swimming and bathing at a natural pond, lake, stream, or any body of fresh or salt water in, or contiguous to, a site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(x)">(x)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Through highway" means a road maintained and owned by a state, city, county or federal government which road is bounded on both sides by site property for any distance, and which is available for public use at all times.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(y)">(y)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Trail" means a pathway (designated by signs or otherwise) across land or water used for recreational activities including hiking, nature walks, backpacking, bicycling, equestrian activities, or water activities.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(z)">(z)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Unloaded", as applied to weapons and firearms means that: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(z)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> There is no unexpended shell, cartridge;or projectile in any chamber or cylinder of a firearm or in a clip or magazine inserted in or attached to a firearm;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(z)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> A muzzle-loading weapon does not contain gun powder in the pan, or the percussion cap is not in place; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(z)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Bows, crossbows, spear guns or any implement capable of discharging a missile or similar device by means of a loading or discharging mechanism, when that loading or discharging mechanism is not charged or drawn.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(aa)">(aa)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Vehicle" means any wheeled conveyance (except a baby stroller or wheelchair) for the transportation of persons or materials whether: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(aa)(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> powered or drawn by motor as an automobile, truck, motorcycle or scooter;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(aa)(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> or animal drawn as a carriage, wagon, or cart;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(aa)(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> or any bicycle or tricycle;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(aa)(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> or any trailer in tow of any size, kind or description. Recreational or site transportation services specially authorized by the director are excluded from the term "vehicle".</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(bb)">(bb)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Vessel" means any type of watercraft, including but not limited to boats, canoes, inflatable rafts, and floats used or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(cc)">(cc)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Water" means any fresh or salt water, including lakes, ponds, pools, rivers and creeks.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.02(dd)">(dd)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> "Weapon" means a firearm, compressed gas or spring-powered pistol or rifle, bow and arrow, crossbow, blowgun, spear gun, hand-thrown spear, slingshot, irritant gas device, explosive device, or any other implement designed to discharge missiles. This definition includes any weapon the possession of which is prohibited or regulated under state law.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.03" name="391-5-1-.03" title="391-5-1-.03">Rule 391-5-1-.03 Access to Sites</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Entrance and Hours.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The director shall establish for each site and facility a reasonable schedule of regular days and hours of operation to permit maximum access by the public consistent with the management and protection of the resource and the health, safety, and welfare of persons using the site. The schedule of regular days and operating hours may vary according to season.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Regular days and operating hours shall be posted at the entrance of each site and at appropriate facilities within the site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Entering or leaving any site except through the designated entrance points is prohibited, except in an emergency.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person may enter a site for the purpose of using the resources or facilities therein without paying the appropriate fee, if any, for that site or facility.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(1)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall be allowed entry or exit before opening hours or after closing hours, except in emergency or unusual circumstances. Only those persons registered as overnight guests at a site facility shall be in the site before opening or after closing hours.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Closures and Public Use Limits.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Consistent with applicable legislation and board policy, and based upon a determination that such action is necessary for the maintenance of public health and safety, protection of environmental or scenic values, protection of natural, historic, or archaeological resources, aid to scientific research, implementation of management responsibilities, construction and maintenance activities, equitable allocation and use of facilities or the avoidance of conflict among visitor use activities, the director may: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Limit visiting hours, impose public use limits or close all or a portion of a site to all public use or to a specific use or activity.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Designate areas for a specific use or activity, or impose conditions or restrictions on a use or activity.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> To implement a public use limit, the director may establish a permit, registration, or reservation system.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> In the case of emergency or unusual conditions such as severe weather, flooding, high fire danger, or other natural conditions, the disruption of utility service, failure of sanitation or treatment facilities, the need for emergency maintenance or construction activities, civil disturbances, or when the site or facility has reached its maximum capacity, the site manager or his authorized representative may, at his discretion, temporarily close the site or facility, or portion thereof, to public use until the condition is rectified.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Violating a closure, designation, use or activity restriction or condition, schedule of visiting hours, or public use limit is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Public Notice. <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Whenever the authority of this rule is invoked to restrict or control a public use or activity, to relax or revoke an existing restriction or control, to designate all or a portion of a site as open or closed, or to require a permit to implement a public use limit, the public shall be notified by one or more of the following methods: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)1.(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Signs posted at conspicuous locations, such as normal points of entry and reasonable intervals along the boundary of the affected site locale.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)1.(ii)">(ii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Maps available in the site office and other places convenient to the public.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)1.(iii)">(iii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the affected area.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(2)(d)1.(iv)">(iv)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Other appropriate methods, such as the removal of closure signs, use of electronic media, site brochures, maps and handouts.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Parking Pass.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Parking Pass Required.</B> No person shall park a motor vehicle on any site without purchasing and displaying a daily or annual parking pass, except as provided in this section.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Exceptions.</B> The following shall be exempt for the requirement to display a daily or annual parking pass: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> School groups, including vocational schools, colleges and universities, accompanied by one or more teachers.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Daily lodge restaurant users.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Individuals attending one-day conferences at lodges (not including overnight guests).</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Government, delivery, and service vehicles where the drivers or passengers are conducting business with authorized representatives of the department.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Visitors to historic sites where admission is charged.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)6.">6.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Visitors for special events sponsored or co-sponsored by an outside group or community organization, at the discretion of the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(b)7.">7.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Golfers parked at golf course parking lots, where a portion of the greens fees are applied to the parking pass program.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Rates.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An annual parking pass shall be available at a cost of $50.00 per year per pass, except as otherwise provided in these rules. Senior citizens (62 years of age or older) may purchase an annual parking pass at a cost of $25.00 per year per pass for vehicles with a capacity of 12 passengers or fewer, including the driver. Annual parking passes shall be available at a cost of $75.00 per year for motor vehicles with a capacity of 13 to 30 passengers, including the driver; and at a cost of $250.00 per year for motor vehicles with a capacity of more than 30 passengers, including the driver.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> A daily parking pass shall be available at a cost of $5.00 per day per motor vehicle with a capacity of 12 passengers or fewer, including the driver, except at Tallulah Gorge State Park where the daily parking pass shall be available at a cost of $5.00 per day for each motor vehicle with a capacity of 12 passengers or fewer, including the driver. In all parks, the daily parking pass shall be available at a cost of $30.00 per day for each motor vehicle with a capacity of 13 to 30 passengers, including the driver; and a cost of $70.00 per day for each motor vehicle with a capacity of more than 30 passengers, including the driver. The daily parking passes shall be valid at all sites visited on the day of purchase. Overnight guests will be required to purchase only one daily pass per vehicle which shall be valid for the duration of the uninterrupted stay.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Georgia residents certified as disabled veterans by the commissioner of veterans service may purchase a daily pass for $3.75 or an annual pass for $37.50, when the pass is to be used for his or her own motor vehicle. Certified Georgia active duty military and veterans may purchase a daily pass for $3.75 or an annual pass for $37.50, when the pass is to be used for his or her own motor vehicle. Certified Georgia active duty military and veterans 62 years of age and older may purchase a daily pass for $3.75 or an annual parking pass for $18.75, when the pass is to be used for his or her own motor vehicle.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where utilized in these Rules to determine the price of a daily or annual parking pass, the capacity of a motor vehicle is determinative of size only, regardless of the number of persons actually occupying the motor vehicle at the time of purchase of the daily or annual parking pass.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(c)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The Director is authorized to implement a program to encourage visitation and volunteer efforts at state parks by offering discounted rates on parking passes to organizations wishing to purchase significant quantities of parking passes for distribution to their members, employees, and associates. Parking passes purchased at discounted rates shall not be resold at any amount exceeding the original purchase price.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Purchases.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(d)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Annual passes shall be available at all sites, division offices, and may be purchased online at the division's website.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(d)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Daily parking passes may be purchased at collection boxes or site offices.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.03(3)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Display.</B> All passes shall be hung from the inside rearview mirror of the vehicle. Vehicles without inside rearview mirrors shall display the pass in another place clearly visible from the exterior of the vehicle.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.04" name="391-5-1-.04" title="391-5-1-.04">Rule 391-5-1-.04 Resource Protection</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Natural, Historic, and Archaeological Resources.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, no person shall: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Willfully mark, deface, damage, displace, remove or tamper with any site building facility, bridge, table, bench, fireplace, railing, paving or paving material, water line or other utility, permanent or temporary sign, placard or notice, monument, stake, post, boundary marker, or other site structure, equipment, or property.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Walk or climb on or over or enter any building, structure, historic or archaeological resource or natural feature unless such activity is authorized or conducted by the site manager or division associates.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Toss, throw or roll rocks or other items inside or into caves, caverns, valleys, canyons, or gorges, or down hillsides or mountainsides.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Possess, catch, destroy, injure, deface, remove, dig, disturb, buy, sell, give to another or accept as a gift in or from any site: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)4.(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Living or dead mammals, birds, fish, amphibians or reptiles, or the parts or products thereof, such as nests, eggs, and antlers.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)4.(ii)">(ii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Plants or the parts or products thereof.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)4.(iii)">(iii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Paleontological specimens, geological or mineral resources or cave formations.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)4.(iv)">(iv)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Historical structures, their furnishings or fixtures, or other cultural or archaeological resources. <P>This section does not apply to animals, birds, fish or plants taken in accordance with law and these rules or commercially purchased foodstuffs otherwise in compliance with law.</P> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Introduce into any site any plant or animal species by willful abandonment, negligence or for any other reason without authorization of the director. Authorization shall be granted only in cases where the introduction can be shown to be beneficial to the site and in keeping with natural systems management principles.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)6.">6.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Feed, touch, tease, frighten or intentionally disturb wildlife nesting, breeding or other activities.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)7.">7.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Dress or butcher game animals, birds, or fish taken according to Title 27, Official Code of Georgia Annotated, except at facilities specifically designated for that purpose.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)8.">8.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Ignite or attempt to ignite any fire except in places provided or designated for such purposes, under the continuous care and direction of a responsible person. All fires, matches, and smoldering material must be completely extinguished after use. During periods of high fire danger, the site manager may close all or a portion of a site to lighting or maintaining fires.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)9.">9.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Use stoves or lanterns, except under conditions that may be established by the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)10.">10.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Use or possess wood gathered in the site except dead and fallen wood gathered in an area designated by the site manager or salvaged by site associates as a result of natural causes or authorized construction. Such wood may be used only within the site as fuel in campfires or grills, unless its removal from the site is authorized in writing by the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)12.">12.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Smoke in areas designated by the site manager as non-smoking areas.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)13.">13.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Possess or use a mineral or metal detector, magnetometer, side scan sonar, subbottom profiler, or any other electronic device for the detection of metals, minerals, artifacts, or lost articles or for treasure hunting. This paragraph does not apply to: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)13.(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> A device broken down and stored or packed to prevent its use while in site areas.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)13.(ii)">(ii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Electronic equipment used only for the navigation and safe operation of boats or the detection of fish.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)13.(iii)">(iii)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Equipment used for authorized scientific or administrative activities.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(a)14.">14.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The restrictions in this chapter do not apply to the properly authorized actions of contractors, concessionaires and associates of the department.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The site manager may restrict hiking, pedestrian use, or water use activities to a designated trail or walkway system. Leaving a trail or walkway to shortcut between portions of the same trail or walkway, or to shortcut to an adjacent trail or walkway in violation of designated restrictions is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The site manager may designate certain fruits, berries, nuts, or pine needles which may be gathered by hand for personal use or consumption upon a determination that the gathering or consumption will not adversely affect site wildlife, the reproductive potential of a plant species, or otherwise adversely affect site resources. The site manager may limit the size and quantity of the natural products that may be gathered or possessed for this purpose or restrict their consumption to the site. The sale or commercial use of such products is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(1)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Collection of natural objects, including plant and animal life and minerals, and historical or archaeological artifacts for scientific and educational purposes may be permitted under conditions specified by the director. Specimen collection shall be permitted only for the purposes of understanding and managing site resources.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Pets.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Pets are allowed in sites only if kept on a leash not longer than six feet or confined to a cage, motor vehicle or trailer. Dogs are permitted in cottages designated by the director as "dog-friendly." Pets shall not be left unattended at any time or tied to any tree, plant, rock, site, structure, facility, or piece of camping equipment.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Pets are not permitted in swimming areas, cottages other than those designated as "dog-friendly" by the director, lodges, any other site buildings, or areas closed to the possession of pets by the site manager. This section does not apply to guide animals assisting disabled persons.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> If a pet menaces site visitors or associates or makes noise that is unreasonable considering location, time of day or night, impact on site users, and other relevant factors, or frightens wildlife by barking, howling, or making other noise, the site manager or other associates may require the owner to remove the pet from the site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Pet owners must collect, remove and properly dispose of pet excrement.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Pets or feral animals running-at-large that are observed by site associates in the act of killing, injuring, or molesting humans or wildlife may be destroyed if necessary for public safety or protection of wildlife or other site resources.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The possession and use of horses is governed by Rule <a title="391-5-1-.06(6)" href="391-5-1-.06#391-5-1-.06(6)">391-5-1-.06(6)</a>.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(g)">(g)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No other animal may be brought into a site except as part of a site-sponsored interpretive or educational program.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(2)(h)">(h)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> This section does not apply to dogs used by authorized federal, state and local law enforcement officers in the performance of their official duties.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Sanitation.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(3)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Garbage, trash, rubbish, litter, or any other waste material or waste liquid generated on the site and incidental to authorized uses shall be either removed from the site or deposited in receptacles provided for that purpose. Improper disposal of such waste, human and animal waste included, on the site is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(3)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No household, commercial, or industrial garbage, trash, rubbish, debris, dead animals or litter of any kind brought from outside the site shall be disposed of in the site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(3)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The spilling, pumping or other discharge of contaminants, pollutants or other wastes, including, but not limited to, sewage, petroleum, industrial and commercial products and by-products on site lands or waters is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(3)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Bathing, or washing food, clothing, dishes, or other property at public water outlets, fixtures or pools, except at those designated for such purpose, is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Memorials.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(4)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The scattering of human ashes from cremation is prohibited, except under conditions established by the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(4)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The burial of human remains is prohibited except in existing cemeteries or burial grounds located within a site under conditions established by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.04(4)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The installation of a monument, memorial, tablet, structure, or other commemorative installation in a site without the authorization of the director is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.05" name="391-5-1-.05" title="391-5-1-.05">Rule 391-5-1-.05 Safety and General Conditions of Use</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Vehicles.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>State Law and Supplementary Rules.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All applicable sections of Title 40, Official Code of Georgia Annotated, regulating the equipment and operation of vehicles on Georgia roads will be enforced in all sites.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Supplementary rules in this chapter provide regulations applicable to all sites. </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Traffic Control.</B> Site managers and associates are authorized to direct traffic in sites. All persons shall comply with lawful orders, signals, and direction of such site managers and associates. All persons shall observe and comply with posted traffic control devices and signs.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Speed of Vehicles.</B> No person shall operate a vehicle in a site at a speed greater than is reasonable or prudent, having due regard for the weather, surface, width and condition of paving and the traffic thereon. Speed shall not exceed 35 miles per hour. Speed shall not exceed 15 miles per hour within 200 feet of an intensive-use area as defined by law.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Motor Vehicles.</B> Motor vehicles are restricted to site roads, through roads, and parking areas. The operation of motor vehicles within a site after normal operating hours is limited to division associates and registered overnight guests, except in an emergency.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Bicycles.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(e)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Bicycles shall be ridden on designated bicycle trails or roads only. They may be pushed by hand over open spaces, such as lawns or beaches, or paved areas reserved for pedestrian use. Bicycles shall be neither ridden or pushed along designated nature trails or footpaths.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(e)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where provided, bicycle racks must be used for parking bicycles. Bicycles shall not be chained and locked to trees or site structures or placed so as to obstruct pedestrian or vehicular movement.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Obstructing Traffic.</B> No person shall cause or permit any vehicle to obstruct traffic by unnecessary stopping. In the event of mechanical difficulties, the driver shall report the occurrence at once to site associates and make arrangements for the expeditious removal of the vehicle. No vehicle shall be left standing or parked on any site road at night without lights visible for at least two hundred feet (200') from both front and rear of the vehicle.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(g)">(g)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Trucks.</B> No trucks or other vehicles commonly used for carrying freight, merchandise or goods for sale, unless traversing the site on a through highway, shall operate on site roads without obtaining written permission from the site manager, except when such vehicles are used in connection with delivery of supplies, site work, activities, or concessions, or are used for transporting persons to a site for recreational purposes and not for compensation. </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(h)">(h)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Towing Other Vehicles.</B> No person shall operate or park within any site, a vehicle in tow of another vehicle, except boat, camping or travel trailers or recreational vehicles towing auxiliary automobiles.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Soliciting Rides or Fares.</B> No person shall solicit rides from any driver, nor shall any driver of a vehicle, other than an authorized concessionaire, solicit riders for compensation.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(j)">(j)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Parking.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(j)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Parking vehicles at any place with in a site, including upon the right of way of any county, state, or federal highway which traverses the site, is prohibited except in designated parking areas in accordance with markings and signs and any instructions given by site associates. Double parking or obstructing traffic is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(j)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall park a motor vehicle in any site without a parking pass except as set forth in Rule <U>391-5-1-.03(3).</U></td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(1)(k)">(k)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Exemptions.</B> This subparagraph shall not be applicable to vehicles engaged in official business of the department or law enforcement agencies or used in emergency rescue in accordance with the directions of the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Aircraft.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(2)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person operating or responsible for any aircraft shall cause such aircraft to land in or take <I>off</I> from any site or deliver by air any person, material or equipment by parachute or other means, except in emergencies threatening human life or when authorized in writing by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(2)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> This paragraph shall not be applicable to aircraft engaged in official business of federal, state or local governments or law enforcement agencies, aircraft used in emergency rescue in accordance with the directions of the site manager, or aircraft forced to land due to circumstances beyond the control of the operator.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Skating, Skateboards, and Similar Devices.</B> Using roller skates, roller blades, skateboards, roller skis, coasting vehicles, or similar devices is prohibited, except in designated areas.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Weapons.</B> The use and possession of weapons are prohibited in all sites except: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(4)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> When used, or possessed by authorized federal, state and local law enforcement officers in the performance of their official duties;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(4)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> When unloaded and packed, cased or stored in a manner that will prevent their ready use; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(4)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> When such use or possession has been authorized in restricted areas and under terms and conditions specified in writing by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(4)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> When a person possesses a valid weapons-carry license. A person possessing a valid weapons-carry license issued pursuant to O.C.G.A. Section <a href="https://links.casemakerlegal.com/states/ga/books/Code_of_Georgia/browse?ci=25&amp;id=gasos&amp;codesec=16-11-129&amp;title=16#" target="_newtab">16-11-129</a> may carry a handgun in all parks, historic sites and recreational areas, except in places where carrying such handgun is prohibited by federal law.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(5)">(5)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Explosives and Fireworks.</B> Using, possessing, storing, or transporting explosives, blasting agents or explosive materials, fireworks and firecrackers is prohibited in all sites, unless authorized in writing by the director. When permitted, the use, possession, storage and transportation shall be in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and such terms and conditions as the director may establish. In an emergency, the discharge of distress signals or flares is permitted.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(6)">(6)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Alcoholic Beverages; Intoxication.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(6)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The possession and consumption of alcoholic beverages must be in accordance with state law.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(6)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The possession of open containers of alcoholic beverages in state parks and historic sites is prohibited except where the consumption of alcoholic beverages is permitted, or where such open containers are stored under lock and key so as not to be readily accessible for consumption.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(7)">(7)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Noise.</B> It is prohibited to operate televisions, radios, tape or compact disk players, public address systems, musical instruments, vehicles, or other noise-making devices or machines at volume levels which are unreasonable, considering the nature and purpose of the actor's conduct, location, time of day or night, purpose for which the area is operated, impact on site users, and other factors that would govern the conduct of a reasonably prudent person under the circumstances.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(8)">(8)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Disorderly Conduct.</B> No person shall unreasonably disturb or annoy others through abrasive, loud, insulting or threatening words or actions, or physically harm or threaten any other person, or act in a manner resulting in a breach of the peace.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)">(9)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Interfering with Agency Functions.</B> The following are prohibited: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Threatening, resisting, intimidating, or intentionally interfering with a government employee or agent engaged in an official duty or on account of the performance of an official duty.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Disobeying any lawful order of a law enforcement official, site manager, or authorized associates.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Knowingly giving a false or fictitious report or other false information: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)(c)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> To a government employee or agent in the conduct of official duties; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(9)(c)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> On an application, registration form, or other document required by law or regulation.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(10)">(10)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Segregation by Sex.</B> No person over the age of five years shall enter or loiter near any site structure or section thereof reserved and designated for exclusive use by the opposite sex.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)">(11)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> First Amendment Activities. <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Public assemblies, meetings, gatherings, demonstrations, religious activities and other public expressions of views under the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, including the distribution of non-commercial printed matter, are allowed within sites, provided a permit therefore has been issued by the director or site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An application for such a permit shall set forth the name of the applicant; the name of the organization (if any); the date, time, duration, nature and place of the proposed event or activity; the estimated number of persons expected to participate; the equipment and facilities to be used; and any other information required by the permit application form.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where the number of persons expected to attend, or participate is ten or fewer, a permit may be issued by the site manager. If more than ten persons are expected to attend or participate, approval of the director is required. Permit applications requiring the director's approval will be approved or denied within five business days. Permit applications submitted to the site manager will be approved or denied within 48 hours.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The site manager or director shall, within the prescribed time, issue a permit on proper application unless: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(d)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> A prior application for a permit for the same time and place has been made that has been or will be granted and the activities authorized by that permit do not reasonably allow multiple occupancy of that particular area; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(d)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> It reasonably appears that the event or activity will threaten the health, safety, and welfare of persons using the site; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(d)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The event or activity is of such nature or duration that it cannot reasonably be accommodated in the particular location applied for, considering such things as damaged to site resources or facilities, impairment of the atmosphere of peace and tranquility in natural or historic areas, interference with interpretive, visitor service, program, or administrative activities, or impairment of public use facilities or services of concessionaires or contractors; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(d)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The event or activity would constitute a violation of an applicable law or regulation.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The permit may contain such conditions as are reasonably consistent with protection and use of the site for the purposes for which it is operated including limitations on the time, location, number of participants, use and facilities, and number and types of equipment used, but not on the content or the message. <P>Locations which are not appropriate for first amendment activities include, but are not limited to: museums; archaeological and interpretive areas, historic structures; ruins; trails; sensitive or fragile natural areas; and the habitats of threatened or endangered species.</P> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No permit shall be issued for a period in excess of 14 consecutive days, provided that permits may be extended for like periods, upon a new application, unless another applicant has requested use of that same location and multiple occupancy of that location is not reasonably possible.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(g)">(g)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> If a permit is denied, the applicant shall be so informed in writing, with the reason(s) for the denial set forth.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(h)">(h)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> It is prohibited for persons engaged in activities covered under this section to obstruct or impede pedestrians or vehicles, or harass site visitors with physical contact or persistent demands.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(i)">(i)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Participants in events and activities covered under this section shall be subject to usual fees for site parking, admission, or use.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(11)(j)">(j)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Violation of the terms and conditions of a permit issued in accordance with this section may result in the suspension or revocation of the permit.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)">(12)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Special Events.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Special events, attractions, and entertainments are allowed, provided there is a meaningful association between the site and the events, or the observance contributes to visitor understanding of the significance of the site, and a permit therefore has been issued by the director. A permit shall be denied if such activities would: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> have an undesirable impact on site resources; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> threaten the health, safety, and welfare of persons using the site; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> be contrary to the purposes for which the site is operated or compromise the atmosphere of peace and tranquility maintained in natural or historic areas; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(a)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> interfere with normal site usage or operations.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> An application for such a permit shall set forth the name of the applicant, the name of the organization (if any) the date, time, duration, nature and place of the proposed event, an estimate of the number of persons expected to attend, a statement of equipment and facilities to be used, and any other information required by the permit application form. The application shall be submitted so as to reach the director at least thirty days in advance of the proposed event.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> As a condition of permit issuance, the director may require: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(c)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The filing of a bond payable to the department in an amount adequate to cover costs such as restoration, rehabilitation, and cleanup of the area used, and other costs resulting from the special event. In lieu of a bond, a permittee may elect to deposit cash equal to the amount of the required bond. No interest shall be paid by the department on cash deposits.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(c)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Compliance with other statutory requirements, including but not limited to bonds for fireworks displays.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(c)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The acquisition of liability insurance in which the State of Georgia is name as co-insured in an amount sufficient to protect the State of Georgia.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Permits may contain such conditions as are reasonably consistent with protection and use of the site for the purposes for which it is operated. It may also contain reasonable limitations on the equipment used and the time and area within which the event is allowed.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Concession agreements. <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Persons sponsoring or conducting special events at which money will be collected must be covered under a concession agreement signed by the director. The concession agreement shall require payment to the department of a fee based on a percentage of the gross revenue collected in compensation for the impact on the resource.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The director may waive the required fees when he deems such waiver to be in the best interest of the division.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No concession agreement is required for site-sponsored special events where all moneys are collected by site associates.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Exhibitors or demonstrators at site-sponsored arts and crafts shows who sell wares to the public must obtain a permit from the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(e)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Food and beverage vendors at all special events, whether or not site­ sponsored, must be covered under a concession agreement.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(12)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Violation of the terms and conditions of a permit or concession agreement issued in accordance with this section is prohibited and may result in the suspension or revocation of the permit or concession agreement.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(13)">(13)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Solicitation.</B> No person shall solicit contributions in any site in the form of money, goods, services, or otherwise for any purpose. This paragraph shall not apply to contributions made by members of the public to the department for the benefit of state parks and historic sites.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)">(14)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Vending, Advertising, Signs, and Broadcasts.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Vending.</B> No person, other than a licensed concessionaire, citizen support group, or authorized site associates, shall offer for sale, lease, rent or hire any goods, perishable or non-perishable, services, property, or merchandise, or engage in any business or erect any building, booth, tent, stall or any other structure whether temporary or permanent in nature for purposes of offering for sale, lease, rent, or hire any goods, services, property or merchandise.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Advertising.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(b)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall display, distribute, post or fix any handbill, pamphlet, literature, circular, poster or other printed matter containing advertising within any site; provided, however, authorization may be obtained from the site manager to post, at specified locations, announcements of site­ sponsored or authorized events and gatherings.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(b)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> This section shall not apply to signs placed or authorized by the site manager advertising goods or services available at the site or to informational brochures published by governmental or non-profit organizations describing natural or historic attractions in Georgia to which admission may be charged.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(b)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall operate, park, moor or station in a site any vehicle or vessel displaying a sign advertising goods or services for sale or exchange. This paragraph shall not apply to commercial vehicles making deliveries or providing services to the site.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Signs.</B> No signs or notices of any kind shall be posted in any site without permission of the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Broadcasts. </B>No musical instrument, radio, tape recording, television or sound tract shall be operated or any noise made which demonstrates, advertises or calls attention to any article or service for sale, rent or hire, except as provided for in a written concession agreement approved by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(14)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Still and Motion Pictures.</B> No person shall take still or motion pictures, either commercial or private, involving the use of special settings or structures or the performance of a cast of persons, either amateur or professional, without first obtaining written permission from the director.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(15)">(15)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Authorization of Special Uses.</B> Authorization of special uses of government-owned property administered by the division shall be in writing on forms prescribed by the division, and must be approved by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)">(16)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Property.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Unattended and Abandoned Property. </B>No personal property of any kind shall be abandoned or left unattended on site lands or waters. Unattended personal property shall be presumed to be abandoned after a period of 24 hours, or at any time after a posted closure hour, except in locations where longer time periods have been designated or in accordance with conditions established by the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Found Property.</B> Found property shall be turned in to the site manager as soon as practicable.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Impoundment of Property.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(c)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Found or abandoned property shall be impounded and stored at a point designated by the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(c)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Unattended property that interferes with visitor safety, orderly management of the site, or presents a threat to site resources may be impounded by the site manager at any time.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(c)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Impounded property shall be inventoried to determine ownership and safeguard personal property.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Disposition of Found and Abandoned Property.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(d)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Abandoned motor vehicles shall be disposed of in accordance with the provisions of Title 40 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated. Abandoned vessels shall be disposed of in accordance with the provisions of Title 52 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(16)(d)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>All</B> other abandoned or found property remaining unclaimed after 90 days shall be disposed of in accordance with procedures established by the director pursuant to state law.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.05(17)">(17)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Reporting Accidents.</B> Accidents involving bodily injury, death, or damage to property shall be reported to site associates as expeditiously as possible.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.06" name="391-5-1-.06" title="391-5-1-.06">Rule 391-5-1-.06 Facilities and Activities</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>General.</B> State parks and historic sites will provide facilities that allow visitors a day use or overnight experience in a natural or historic environment consistent with the management and protection of the resource and the health, safety, and welfare of all persons using the site. The director shall determine which activities are appropriate to each site and establish terms and conditions for the use of site facilities by visitors. Such terms and conditions shall be made known to users of site facilities by signs, printed materials or other means designed to provide reasonable notice.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Fees.</B> The director is authorized to establish and implement a schedule of reasonable fees for activities and the use and enjoyment of facilities at state parks and historic sites. Rates shall be established, and from time to time revised, by the director and made available at all sites, upon request. In establishing rates, the division shall consider the discount for certified disabled veterans provided for in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 12-3-9.1. The director shall have the authority to waive the imposition of a fee in cases where he deems such waiver to be in the best interest of the division.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Reservations and Refunds.</B> The director is authorized to establish terms and conditions for accepting reservations, collecting deposits and fees, setting check-in and check-out times and procedures, and making refunds for activities and facilities at state parks and historic sites. Such terms and conditions may vary from site to site and shall be made available at all sites, upon request.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Boating and Water Use Activities.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Boating.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The authority of the director to establish conditions for the use of site waters shall include, but is not limited to, limiting the type of vessels permitted, prohibiting the use of privately owned vessels, prohibiting the use of motors, or stipulating the type and power of motors permitted and the hours of their use. Conditions established by the director shall not be in conflict with the restrictions specified in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Section <a href="https://links.casemakerlegal.com/states/ga/books/Code_of_Georgia/browse?ci=25&amp;id=gasos&amp;codesec=12-3-10&amp;title=12#12-3-10(e) through (h)" target="_newtab">12-3-10(e) through (h)</a>.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All vessels using site waters shall be launched and removed at designated water access areas only. No privately-owned vessel shall be left unattended in site waters for longer than 24 hours without authorization from the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person, other than a licensed concessionaire or site associates shall rent, hire or operate for charge any vessel in any site. Nor shall any water craft operating for hire or carrying passengers for a fee land, receive or discharge passengers at any dock, wharf or anchorage within the jurisdiction of the division, except by permit or concession agreement.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall operate any vessel in such a manner as to annoy, frighten or endanger other site visitors or users.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person, other than authorized site associates, law enforcement officers, or emergency rescue personnel, shall operate any vessel other than a float or inner tube in a site swimming area.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)6.">6.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The operation of vessels in site waters shall be in conformity with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Title 52, Chapter 7 and any rules issued pursuant to that chapter.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(a)7.">7.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The operation of vessels in waters administered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers or the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shall be in conformity with applicable federal laws and regulations.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Water Skiing.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(b)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The towing of persons by vessels is prohibited, except in designated waters.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(b)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where towing is authorized, it shall be conducted in conformity with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section 527-16.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(b)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Towing or being towed in channels or within 500 feet of areas designated as marinas, swimming beaches, or mooring areas, or within 100 feet of a person fishing or a diver's marker is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Swimming.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(c)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall swim, dive, snorkel, or wade in the waters of any site except in designated areas.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(c)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All individuals in swimming areas shall comply with posted hours, conditions of use, and instructions given by authorized site associates.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>SCUBA Diving.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(d)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall SCUBA dive in the waters of any site except in designated areas, which shall not include areas reserved for swimming, docking, or mooring.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(d)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All SCUBA divers must be in possession of a certification card and display a standard diver flag when diving.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Fishing.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(e)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All fishing must be in conformity with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Title 27, and any rules issued by the department pursuant thereto.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(e)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> All fishing must be in conformity with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Section <a href="https://links.casemakerlegal.com/states/ga/books/Code_of_Georgia/browse?ci=25&amp;id=gasos&amp;codesec=12-3-10&amp;title=12#12-3-10(i) through (k)" target="_newtab">12-3-10(i) through (k)</a>. For the purposes of administering these provisions, the director shall be an authorized representative of the commissioner.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(e)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> No person shall fish within areas designated for swimming only.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(4)(e)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Site managers may prohibit fishing from boat docks or other areas to ensure the safety of those using site facilities.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(5)">(5)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Hunting.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(5)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Hunting is prohibited in all sites except in accordance with the provisions of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated Section <a href="https://links.casemakerlegal.com/states/ga/books/Code_of_Georgia/browse?ci=25&amp;id=gasos&amp;codesec=12-3-10&amp;title=12#12-3-10(1)" target="_newtab">12-3-10(1)</a>. For the purpose of administering those provisions, the director shall be an authorized representative of the commissioner.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(5)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where permitted, hunting must be in conformity with the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Title 27, and any rules issued by the department pursuant thereto.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(6)">(6)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Horseback Riding.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(6)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Horseback riding is prohibited except in specially designated sites and areas. In sites where riding is prohibited, horses must be confined to a trailer at all times.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(6)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Where permitted, horses shall be thoroughly broken, properly restrained and ridden with due care, and shall not be allowed to graze or go unattended, nor shall they be hitched to any rock, tree or plant.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(7)">(7)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Golf.</B> No person shall play golf or drive, pitch, putt or otherwise strike a golf ball in any site except in designated areas and under conditions specified by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(8)">(8)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Picnicking.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(8)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Picnicking is allowed, except in areas closed under Rule 391-5-1.03(2). The director may establish conditions for picnicking in areas where picnicking is allowed. Picnicking in violation of established conditions is prohibited.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(8)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Picnic areas shall not be used for purposes other than picnicking without authorization from the site manager.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(8)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Use of picnic area facilities including picnic shelters, grills, tables and benches shall be on a "first come, first served" basis. However, this practice shall not preclude the division from assigning or reserving these facilities for the use of particular persons or groups. No person or group shall use any picnic area, shelter or facilities to the exclusion of other persons for an unreasonable time if facilities are crowded. The determination of what is unreasonable will be made by site associates based on the number of visitors waiting to use the picnic facilities.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(9)">(9)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Camping.</B> No person shall erect any temporary shelter, such as a tent, of natural or synthetic material, or prepare a sleeping bag or other bedding material for the purpose of overnight occupancy in any site or bring into any site any movable structure or special vehicle to use for overnight occupancy without registering with site associates, paying the required camping fees, and complying with conditions of use as posted or provided by the site.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(10)">(10)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Games and Athletic Contests.</B> No games or athletic contests shall be allowed in any site except in areas designated for such activities or under terms and conditions specified by the site manager. No games or athletic contests shall be engaged in or practiced for either material or financial gain, either directly or indirectly, and there shall be no commercialization or advertising by the participants.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)">(11)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Other Recreational Activities.</B> Other recreational activities may be permitted only when the director has determined that they do not: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> have an undesirable impact on site resources;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> threaten the health, safety, and welfare of persons using the site;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> interfere with normal site usage or operations;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> compromise the historic or natural character of the site;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(e)">(e)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> cause unwarranted risk to participants due to the nature or the activity, inadequate equipment, lack of qualifications, or weather;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(f)">(f)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> constitute a consumptive form of use;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(g)">(g)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> take the form of special events; or</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.06(11)(h)">(h)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> are not provided primarily for the benefit of spectators.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.07" name="391-5-1-.07" title="391-5-1-.07">Rule 391-5-1-.07 Enforcement</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.07(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The director shall designate those positions within the division which require the authority to enforce laws, rules, and regulations. Applicants and incumbents for those positions must continually meet all requirements for designation as deputy conservation rangers under the provisions of O.C.G.A. 27-1-17, rules adopted by the Board of Natural Resources, and standards established by the director.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.07(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Associates of the division who are appointed as deputy conservation rangers shall have all of the powers of conservation rangers under the provisions of O.C.G.A. Title 27, Chapter 1, including the authority to enforce all state laws, rules and regulations on all sites, unless limited by the Board of Natural Resources at the time of their appointment or subsequently.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.07(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The director shall adopt procedures and standards to govern law enforcement activities by associates of the division.</td> </tr> </table> <h2><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.08" name="391-5-1-.08" title="391-5-1-.08">Rule 391-5-1-.08 Citizen Support Organizations</a></h2> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(1)">(1)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Purpose. </B>The department is authorized to enter into agreements with citizen support organizations to promote, through financial and other means, the purposes of the State Parks and Historic Sites System as contained in Chapter 391-5-1 of these rules.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(2)">(2)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Designation.</B> To be designated a citizen support organization, an organization must be: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(2)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Organized pursuant to the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code as evidenced by a certificate of incorporation issued by the secretary of state;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(2)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Determined by the division to have a philosophy, goals and objectives consistent with those of the division and in the best interest of the state;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(2)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Determined by the Internal Revenue Service to be an exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(2)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Approved in writing by the division to operate for the direct or indirect benefit of the state parks and historic sites system or one or more specific sites. Such approval shall be given in an operating agreement between the division and the citizen support organization, which shall provide, at a minimum, the purposes to be served; approved activities and services; communications, accounting and reporting procedures; times of operation; and requirements for insurance and audits. The agreement shall also identify a division liaison for contact with the citizen support organization.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)">(3)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Establishing a Citizen Support Organization.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Any person wishing to establish a citizen support organization shall present to the director a request in writing which identifies: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the name of the site or sites the proposed organization wishes to support;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the name and address of the incorporator or incorporators;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the name of the proposed or existing organization;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the duration of the corporation;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)5.">5.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the date or proposed date of incorporation;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)6.">6.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the purpose or purposes for which the organization is or will be organized;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)7.">7.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the street address of its initial registered office and the name of its initial registered agent at that address;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)8.">8.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the name and address of each person who is to serve as an initial director;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)9.">9.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> whether or not there will be members, and if there will be members, their qualifications and manner of their admission;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)10.">10.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the number of directors, their terms of office, qualifications, and the manner of selection;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)11.">11.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> a provision contained in the corporate charter which specifies the appointment of at least one corporate director and no more than one-third of the corporate directors by the commissioner of natural resources or his designee;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)12.">12.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> a certification of non-discrimination;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)13.">13.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> the facilities or locations of the site or sites the organization proposes to use; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(a)14.">14.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> a description of the activities proposed to benefit the site or system.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Upon approval of the proposal, the director will issue a letter of intent to the incorporator or incorporator advising that the division is willing to enter into an agreement with the proposed citizen support organization subject to the following conditions: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(b)1.">1.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The incorporator or incorporators will file articles of incorporation, as approved by the director, with the secretary of state pursuant to the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation Code and provide a certified copy of the articles and certificate of incorporation to the division.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(b)2.">2.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The organization will apply for certification from the Internal Revenue Service that the organization meets the requirements of an exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code. Should the organization fail to receive such certification, or at any time lose such certification, the organization will cease to be an eligible support organization under these rules.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(b)3.">3.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> an agreement specifying the responsibilities of both the support organization and the division shall be executed by both parties.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(3)(b)4.">4.</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> The division will not enter into an agreement with more than one citizen support organization for any individual site or group of sites. This provision shall not prevent the division from entering into agreements with more than one citizen support organization with a statewide scope provided that the purposes and activities of such organizations are complementary and not duplicative.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(4)">(4)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Use of Property.</B> Upon a determination of a significant benefit to the state, the division may allow, without charge, appropriate use of property and facilities of the state park and historic site system by a citizen support organization, subject to the provisions of this section. Such use must be directly in keeping with the approved purposes of the citizen support organization as outlined in the agreement, and may not be made at times or places that would unreasonably interfere with opportunities for the general public to use the site or sites for established purposes. Anticipated uses would include, but are not limited to, volunteer site work, organization membership meetings, fund-raising and publicity events. In order to use property or facilities of the state park and historic site system, a citizen support organization must: <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(4)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> comply with all site policies, rules and regulations;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(4)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> develop and submit to the site manager for review and prior written approval a program or schedule of any projects, activities and events it plans to carry out on site property, including the designation of a specific location and time for the citizen support organization's use;</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(4)(c)">(c)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> be responsible for maintaining the property or facilities assigned in a clean and orderly state; and</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(4)(d)">(d)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> obtain advance approval in writing from the director or his designee for any activities not covered specifically in the formal agreement.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(5)">(5)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Records and Reports.</B> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(5)(a)">(a)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Each citizen support organization shall maintain complete financial records according to generally accepted accounting principles and as specified in the operating agreement between the organization and the division. Such records shall be open at all reasonable times for inspection or audit by representatives of the department, the state auditor's office, or their designees.</td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(5)(b)">(b)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"> Citizen support organizations shall submit an annual plan and periodic reports, both financial and programmatic, as required by the director.</td> </tr> </table> </td> </tr> </table> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="4" cellpadding="4"> <tr> <td valign="top" width="1%" style="white-space:nowrap;text-align:left;width:18px;"><a style="white-space:nowrap;" name="391-5-1-.08(6)">(6)</a></td> <td valign="top" style="text-align:left" class="leftalign"><B>Termination of Agreements.</B> The director may terminate any operating agreement with a citizen support organization by written notice after a determination that the organization is in violation of federal, state, or local laws or regulations or the terms of its operating agreement, or the organization has ceased to promote the purposes of the division or the best interests of the state. After such termination or suspension by the director, the organization shall cease to hold itself out as a citizen support organization for the department.</td> </tr> </table> </div> </div> </HTML> </div> <div id="toc" class="sidebar noprint"> <ul id="toc-children" class="children"><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.01" name="391-5-1-.01" title="391-5-1-.01">Rule 391-5-1-.01 Purposes</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.02" name="391-5-1-.02" title="391-5-1-.02">Rule 391-5-1-.02 Definitions</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.03" name="391-5-1-.03" title="391-5-1-.03">Rule 391-5-1-.03 Access to Sites</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.04" name="391-5-1-.04" title="391-5-1-.04">Rule 391-5-1-.04 Resource Protection</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.05" name="391-5-1-.05" title="391-5-1-.05">Rule 391-5-1-.05 Safety and General Conditions of Use</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.06" name="391-5-1-.06" title="391-5-1-.06">Rule 391-5-1-.06 Facilities and Activities</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.07" name="391-5-1-.07" title="391-5-1-.07">Rule 391-5-1-.07 Enforcement</a></li><li><a href="/GAC/391-5-1-.08" name="391-5-1-.08" title="391-5-1-.08">Rule 391-5-1-.08 Citizen Support Organizations</a></li></ul> </div> </div> <!--content ends here--> <div id="footer" class="noprint"><span class="footer">Copyright &copy; 2019 Lawriter LLC - All rights reserved.</span>| <a href="mailto:support@casemakerlegal.com?subject=Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia">Email Us</a> | 844-838-0769 | <a href="http://livechat.casemakerlegal.com/client.php?locale=en" target="_blank" onclick="if(navigator.userAgent.toLowerCase().indexOf('opera') != -1 && window.event.preventDefault)window.event.preventDefault();this.newWindow = window.open('http://livechat.casemakerlegal.com/client.php?locale=en&url='+escape(document.location.href)+'&referrer='+escape(document.referrer), 'webim','toolbar=0,scrollbars=0,location=0,status=1,menubar=0,width=640,height=480,resizable=1');this.newWindow.focus();this.newWindow.opener=window;return false;">Live Chat</a> </div> </div> </body> </html>