Title 51, Chapter 1, Section 42
(a) As used in this Code section, the term:
(1) "Charitable organization" means any charitable unit of a
religious or civic group, including those supported wholly or
partially by private donations.
(2) "Human service agency" means any human service unit, clinic,
senior citizens program, congregate meal center, or day-care
center for the elderly, whether supported wholly or partially from
(3) "Volunteer transportation" means motor vehicle transportation
provided by an individual under the direction, sponsorship, or
supervision of a human service agency or a charitable
organization. A volunteer may receive reimbursement for actual
expenses or an allowance to defray expenses of operating the
vehicle used to provide transportation services but shall not
receive compensation for his or her time.
(b) Any person who provides volunteer transportation for senior
citizens shall not be liable for any civil damages for any injury to
such senior citizens arising out of or resulting from such
transportation if such person was acting in good faith within the
scope of his or her official actions and duties and unless the
conduct of such person amounts to willful and wanton misconduct.