Eminent domain; just compensation for entry onto property. (HB2124)

Introduced By

Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg) with support from co-patrons Del. Dickie Bell (R-Staunton), Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Del. James Edmunds (R-South Boston)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Eminent domain; just compensation for entry onto property. Provides that a condemnor or a natural gas company with the right of entry without the permission of the landowner must provide just compensation to the landowner for such entry. The bill provides that the presumptive amount of such just compensation is $100, which shall be paid to the landowner in advance of the entry onto the property. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103364D
01/11/2017Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/17/2017Assigned C & L sub: Special Subcommittee on Energy
01/31/2017Referred from Commerce and Labor
01/31/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/01/2017Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/07/2017Left in Courts of Justice