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


Jun 28, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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


Dennis “Denny” Rehberg

Representative for Montana At Large



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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2005
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About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 28, 2005

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3083”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (17R, 3D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3087 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 28, 2005

S. 1313 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 27, 2005

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