Title 7, Chapter 1, Section 593
(a) A bank or bank holding company having a representative office
located in this state shall register with the department annually on
forms prescribed by the department. Such registration shall be
filed according to regulations issued by the department, shall be
accompanied by a registration fee prescribed by regulations of the
department, and shall list the names of all its Georgia
representative offices, the street address of the offices, the
nature of the business to be transacted in or through the offices,
and such other information as the department may require. The
department may consolidate these requirements and those for agency
relationships with the holding company registration required in
Parts 18, 19, and 20 of this article.
(b) The department may review the operations of any representative
office annually or at such greater frequency as it deems necessary
to assure that the office does not transact a banking business.