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State Roads Commission - Eminent Domain - "Quick Take" Process on Behalf of the Department of Transportation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Parrott


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environment and Transportation

Synopsis:Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to authorize the General Assembly to enact a law authorizing the taking of certain property for critical infrastructure projects by the State Roads Commission on behalf of the Department of Transportation; authorizing property to be condemned for certain projects; prohibiting property from being condemned for pedestrian paths or trails; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Parrott
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2018
Contingency - on a referendum
Environment and Transportation  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Transportation - Generally
Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Community Colleges
Constitutional Amendments
Land Records -see also- Deeds
Laws and Ordinances -see also- Pub Local Laws; Uniform Laws
Real Property
Transportation, Department of
Statutes:Article - Real Property
Article - State Government
Article - Transportation
(1-101, 8-302, 8-318 through 8-331, 8-334 through 8-339, 2-112, 2-801, 2-802 through 2-806, 2-807, 2-808, 2-809, 2-810, 2-811 through 2-815, 2-818, 2-819, 2-820, 2-821, 2-822, 2-823)
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March 12, 2018 9:36 A.M.