HR 1433

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1433

To protect private property rights.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

April 7, 2011

Mr. SENSENBRENNER (for himself, Ms. WATERS, Mr. JONES, Mrs. BONO MACK, Mr. DUNCAN of Tennessee, Mr. GRIMM, Mr. WESTMORELAND, Mr. SIMPSON, Mr. SMITH of Texas, Mr. BROUN of Georgia, Mr. THOMPSON of Pennsylvania, Mr. ROSS of Florida, Mr. GOWDY, Mr. GRIFFIN of Arkansas, Mr. FRANKS of Arizona, Mr. COBLE, Mr. GOODLATTE, and Mr. LONG) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To protect private property rights.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PROHIBITION ON EMINENT DOMAIN ABUSE BY STATES.

SEC. 3. PROHIBITION ON EMINENT DOMAIN ABUSE BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

SEC. 4. PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION.

SEC. 5. REPORTING OF VIOLATIONS TO ATTORNEY GENERAL.

SEC. 6. NOTIFICATION BY ATTORNEY GENERAL.

SEC. 7. REPORTS.

SEC. 8. SENSE OF CONGRESS REGARDING RURAL AMERICA.

SEC. 9. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 10. SEVERABILITY AND EFFECTIVE DATE.

SEC. 11. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 12. BROAD CONSTRUCTION.

SEC. 13. LIMITATION ON STATUTORY CONSTRUCTION.

SEC. 14. RELIGIOUS AND NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS.

SEC. 15. REPORT BY FEDERAL AGENCIES ON REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES RELATING TO EMINENT DOMAIN.

SEC. 16. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

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