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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to judiciary|
|Feb 04, 2009||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1653
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
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S1653 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Eminent Domain Procedure Law
S1653 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1653 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the eminent domain procedure law, in relation to the use of eminent domain PURPOSE : To prevent eminent domain abuse and ensure that eminent domain is only used for true public projects. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : Section 1 -- Amends section 104 of the Eminent Domain Procedure Law to state that eminent domain may only be used for traditional public projects. This section also outlines what constitutes a traditional public project. Section 2 -- Adds a section 204-a to the Eminent Domain Procedure Law to require that any eminent domain takings by non-elected industrial development agency (IDA) board must be approved by the elected governing body of the municipality for whose benefit the agency was created and where the property proposed to be condemned is located.
S1653 - Bill Text download pdf
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