H.R. 3083 (109th): Protection of Homes, Small Businesses, and Private Property Act of 2005

Introduced:
Jun 28, 2005 (109th Congress, 2005–2006)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Dennis “Denny” Rehberg
Representative for Montana At Large
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Jun 28, 2005
Length
5 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3087 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 2005

S. 1313 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2005

 
Status

This bill was introduced on June 28, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jun 28, 2005
Referred to Committee Jun 28, 2005
 
Full Title

To protect homes, small businesses, and other private property rights, by limiting the power of eminent domain.

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Cosponsors
20 cosponsors (17R, 3D) (show)
Committees

House Judiciary

The Constitution and Civil Justice

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6/28/2005--Introduced.
Protection of Homes, Small Businesses, and Private Property Act of 2005 - Declares that the power of eminent domain shall be available only for public use, which shall not be construed to include economic development. Applies such limitation to all exercises of eminent domain by the federal government or by state and local governments through the use of federal funds.

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