H.R. 810 (110th): Protecting Communities from Power Line Abuse Act


Feb 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 5, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Maurice Hinchey

Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 5, 2007
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend certain provisions of the Federal Power Act added by the Energy Policy Act of 2005 relating to the use of eminent domain authority for the construction of electric power lines, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/5/2007--Introduced.Protecting Communities from Power Line Abuse Act - Amends the Federal Power Act to repeal provisions regarding: (1) mandatory fair market value compensation for right-of-way acquisitions; (2) transmission facility modifications ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 5, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 810”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


5 cosponsors (4D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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