Condemnation by authorities; exercise of power of eminent domain must be approved by governing body. (HB1820)

Introduced By

Del. Terrie Suit (R-Virginia Beach) with support from co-patrons Del. Allen Dudley (R-Rocky Mount), and Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Condemnation by authorities. Provides that any exercise of the power of eminent domain initiated by an authority after July 1, 2007, must first be approved by the governing body of the locality in which the power is to be exercised. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/03/2007Committee
01/03/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 071104520
01/03/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2007Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law