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Railroad Companies - Condemnation Authority - Application

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Senator Pinsky


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Synopsis:Establishing that certain authority of railroad companies to acquire property by condemnation does not apply to an entity that owns or operates a railroad powered by a magnetic levitation propulsion system, or passenger or freight transportation for which pressurized capsules or pods travel at high speed in reduced-pressure tubes.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0548
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Real Property
Narrow Subject(s):Condemnation
Mass Transit -see also- Buses; Railroads
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Weights and Measures
Statutes:Article - Public Utilities
(5-405 through 5-408, 5-409)

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February 14, 2018 2:11 P.M.