H.R. 3135 (109th): Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2005


Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 30, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


James Sensenbrenner Jr.

Representative for Wisconsin's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 30, 2005
Length: 3 pages

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H.R. 4128 (same title)
Passed House — Nov 3, 2005

About the bill

Full Title

To protect private property rights.

Summary (CRS)

6/30/2005--Introduced.Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2005 - Prohibits a state or political subdivision from using economic development as a reason for exercising its power of eminent domain if federal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 30, 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. 3135”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


136 cosponsors (125R, 11D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1433 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Feb 28, 2012

H.R. 4128 (Related)
Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2005

Passed House
Last Action: Nov 3, 2005

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